Newsletter Sunday 14th May

Newsletter Sunday 14th May

Fermoy Parish Newsletter

5th Sunday of Easter

14th May 2017

Parish Website:

Fermoy Parish Office Tel 025(30856)

Office Hours Monday to Friday 9.30am to 12 Noon

Priest on Sick Call Duty: Fr Aquin Casey

Tel 087 2552276

The Offertory Collection this weekend is for: Parish Reserve Fund

Last weekend’s Door Collection €1605

Last weekend’s Offertory Collection: €1516

The Blessed Sacrament Chapel:  The following hours needs help covering in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel.                                         

 Tuesday 12 noon to 1 pm                    

 Wednesday 12 midnight to Thursday 1 am, 

 Friday 2am to 3 am

If you can cover any of these hours, please let one of the priests know.

First Holy Communion: Congratulations to the Boys & Girls of Gael Scoil de hÍde & Clondulane School who received their 1st Communion on Saturday 13th May

Service of Light and Healing: Takes place on Saturday 20th May from 10 am to 4 pm. A reflective time to ponder life’s struggles, doubts, questions, loss & grief. This is for you – to begin again the healing process. Fermoy Parish Centre, Monument Hill, Fermoy .Facilitated by Una Boland, LCM and Team. Contact 025 30856, 9.30 am to 12 noon Monday- Friday. Donation: €10. Light lunch & refreshments provided. Places limited. All are welcome

Items of a Religious or Community Nature are welcome for this Parish Newsletter. Notices should be given in by Wednesday Afternoon to The Parish Office (Tel 025-30856) or email

Bus to knock for All Ireland Rosary Rally: A Bus from Rathcomac will be going through Fermoy on Saturday 3rd June for the All Ireland Rosary Rally in Knock co Mayo. Pick up in Fermoy at the Square or Shinnick’s at 7.15 am, approx. return time 11pm. For further details contact Kathleen at 025/ 36649 or Pat at 025/36870

Children’s Liturgy: We are looking for 3 or 4 adults who would be willing to help with the Children’s Liturgy from September. This past year we have operated on the basis of a 4 wk. Rota but with some extra help we could operate a 5 wk. Rota which would suit us better. So if you are available to help one Sunday every 4/5 wks. we would be delighted to hear from you. You can contact Patricia 086 1067298, Karen 086 7781736 or Trish in the Parish Office 30856

Fermoy Pioneers: Meeting will take place on Wednesday 17th May after the 10 am Mass in the The Fermoy parish Centre.

Gaelscoil de hÍde Summer Fete: School Fete will take place on Sunday 21st May. A great family day out with something for all ages. Wheel of fortune, Country markets stall, Cake sale, Hook a duck, Lucky Mug, and Best dressed Doll/Teddy, Photo Booth & many more attractions. Please Support.

Coffee Morning & Cake Sale In aid of Fermoy Meals on wheels: Takes place at Resource Centre Fermoy on Tuesday 16th May. Please support, all welcome

FERMOY ACTIVE RETIRMENT: Group meeting on wed next 17th May at 2.30 pm in Fermoy Youth Centre.  Guest speaker Garda Conor Gatley, covering all aspects of home security/personal safety. Also FERMOY TIDY TOWNS; slides-Showing the hidden gems of our town.

Gaelscoil Mhainistir na Corann: are having a Fundraising Quiz at 8.30pm Monday, 15th May in Wallis’ Bar, Midleton. €20 for Tables of 4

Cork Maths Circle 2017 Revision Courses: Tel. 0851611573 after 6p.m.) Junior Certificate Higher Saturday May 27th/June 3rd & Leaving Certificate Ordinary Monday May 29th from 11-6p.m each day, given by experienced teachers/exam correctors, covering exam questions on papers 1 & 2.

Catholic Faith Camp for Teenager: takes place in   Knoockkadoon Fun activities catechesis liturgies. June 4th – 10th June for boys. June 11th to 17th for girls. To book or enquire tel Fr Roche 086 9972539 See Poster at back of Church for details.

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