Fermoy Parish Newsletter
18th Sunday in ordinary Time
4th August 2019
Parish Website:
Fermoy parish office Tel 025 30856
Opening times 9.30 am to 12 Midday

Priest on Sick Call Duty: Tel: 087-2552276
The Offertory Collection this weekend is for: Parish Office /Parish Expenses
Last weekend’s Door Collection €1445
Last Weekend’s Offertory Collection €1518

The Blessed Sacrament Chapel: The following hours need help covering in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel.
Monday 12 noon to 1pm, Tuesday 12 Noon to 1pm
Wednesday 12 Noon to 1pm Wednesday 9pm to 10pm
Friday 8am to 9am Friday 7pm to 8pm
Saturday 1pm to 2pm
Sunday 1am to2am Back up with another person. If you can cover any of these hours, please let Trish in the parish office know. As the backup list is now empty, we request Adorers to ask friends/family to cover their hour while on Holidays

Parish Office: The parish office will be closed for annual leave from Friday 9th August to Monday 25th August. If you require any help please contact the Priest on duty tel 087 2552276

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

St Padre Pio Prayer Group: The August Mass and Novena Prayers will take place at St Patrick’s Church, Fermoy on Friday 9th August at 7.30 pm. The Petition Box will be in the usual place at the back of the Church.

Knock & Lough Derg Pilgrimage: September 3rd –September 5th Day 1: Mass in Glenstall Abbey, Day 2: Retreat at Lough Derg, Day 3: visit Knock Shrine on return journey. For details phone 023-8849196 or 087-6167835. Email

Padre Pio Day: 22nd September Coach to Knock on Sunday 22nd September for Padre Pio day. Details and enquiries to 023-8849196 or 087-6167835

CLUAIN DARA FUNDRAISER: A group of Cyclists are undertaking a Cycle Challenge next Friday night 9th August starting at Horse & Jockey at 24.00hrs and covering the 4 provinces of Ireland in 24 hours finishing back in Fermoy Saturday evening to raise funds for Cluain Dara which is very close to the hearts of people in Fermoy and surrounding areas with the positive impact it has made to the lives of retired and senior clients who avail of the services daily in Day Care Centre and residents of Cluain Dara Housing and Mary Potter Crescent Housing. To support the ongoing upkeep and daily expenses incurred in running this facility, all donations would be greatly appreciated and can be made through GoFundMe.Com/Cluain Dara or contact (086)3807784 or Theresa Morrissey Cluain Dara Day Care Centre.

Fermoy GAA: Present’s Fermoy goes Country with Jimmy Buckley, Gary Gamble, Paddy O Brien, Brendan Shine, The Conquerors, Louise Morrissey & Gerry Guthrie 0n Sunday 25th August from 1pm to 7pm in Fitzgerald Park Fermoy. Tickets available from Herlihy’s Centra, Riordan’s Supervalu, Marcela’s Salon, Barnes Jewellers & Shinnick’s Spar. Cost €22.50

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