Newsletter Sunday 23rd July

Newsletter Sunday 23rd July

Fermoy Parish Newsletter
16th Sunday in ordinary Time
23rd July 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: Trocaire National collection by the Irish Bishops conference in aid of 25m people facing hunger crisis in east-Africa: Kenya, South Sudan, Somalia and Ethiopia.
Last weekend’s Door Collection €1460
Last weekend’s Offertory Collection: €1747

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,
Sunday 1 am to 2 am. Urgent
If you can cover any of these hours, please let one of the priests know.

Annual Mass in the Cemeteries for Fermoy: The Annual Mass in the Fermoy area for the cemeteries will take place on Tuesday 25th July at 8.15pm in Kilcrumper New Graveyard.

Fermoy Parish Office: The Office will be closed on Monday 24th July. Will reopen Tuesday 25th July.

Lector’s Rota: The Rotas for the 7.30 pm Saturday evening, 10.30 am Sunday and 12 O clock Sunday are available for collection in the sacristy or the parish office

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

Friends of Calcutta: Clothes Collection supporting Friends of Calcutta (CHY 13218) on Wednesday July 26th from Noon-5pm in the Church Car Park. All items of wearable clothing, footwear, curtains, towels etc most welcome. To view a short film which highlights what your tremendous generosity last year funded please visit ‘Rajiv Ganguly 17’ on ‘Youtube’.All enquiries to Michael Hopkins 087-9073074

‘Fr. Peter (Piotr) Prusakiewicz, of the Congregation of St. Michael the Archangel, Warsaw, Poland.On Thursday, July 27th Fr. Peter will visit Mitchelstown and celebrate Holy Mass in the Parish Church at 7.30pm, followed by the individual blessing of the first class Relic of St. Faustina. All are welcome.

Kinesiology Night: Will take place on Wednesday 26th July from 6 pm to 10.30 pm in The Fermoy Youth centre. Free private consultation on the night to discuss individual health problems. No cover charge. Do Come along

Lost property: A pair on sun glasses were found in the church during the week, if you think they belong to you please contact the parish office

Art Talk @ Glenstal Abbey: Sun 23rd July @ 4.30 Monk and Artist Br Emmaus osb, presents a discussion on sacred art with a focus on his own artwork. By highlighting the need for sacred art today, this talk will explore the impact of postmodernity as an invitation to retrieve the sacred in new ways.

Fr PJ O Driscoll Farwell Presentation: A Farwell Presentation will take place on Sunday 13th August at 5.30 pm in The Pitch & Putt Club. For anyone who would like to be associated with this presentation, the Offertory collection on the weekend 29th/30th July will be taken for this. All welcome

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