Newsletter Sunday 8th September 2019

Newsletter Sunday 8th September 2019

Fermoy Parish Newsletter
23rd Sunday in ordinary Time
8th September 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 Reserve
Last weekend’s Door Collection €1416
Last Weekend’s Offertory Collection €1595

The Blessed Sacrament Chapel: The following hours need help/backup with another person in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel.
Monday 8am to 9 am Monday 12 noon to 1pm,
Wednesday 8am to 9am Wednesday 12 Noon to 1pm
Wednesday 9pm to 10pm Thursday 9am to 10am for a short while
Friday 8am to 9am Friday 12 noon to 1 am
Friday 7pm to 8pm Saturday 1pm to 2pm
Sunday 5pm to 6pm
Sunday 1am to2am. 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

Maranatha Ecumenical prayer Group: Meeting Wednesday 11th September in the Blue Nuns at 8pm. All Welcome

St Padre Pio Prayer group: The September Mass and Novena prayers will take place in St Patrick’s Church Fermoy on Friday 13th September at 7.30 pm. All welcome. The petition box will be in the usual place.

Children’s Liturgy: Will return on Sunday 22nd of September at the 10.30 am Mass. All children welcome. We would particularly welcome new children and new adult helpers. For health and safety reasons children under the age of 5 yrs must be accompanied by an adult. We read and explore a child friendly version of the Sunday gospel in a relaxed and child friendly environment.

Fermoy Legion of Mary: The Annual Legion of Mary Pilgrimage to Knock will take place on Sunday 29th September 2018. Bus will leave Pearse Sq. at 7am sharp and return at 10pm. Bookings can be made through Mary 0876374802 or Maura 0861231368 or any member of the Legion of Mary

A March to highlight “save the Fermoy weir: Takes place Saturday 14th September at 12 Noon at three areas of the Fermoy town.
1st Meeting point: outside ALDI noon led by David Ryan.
2nd meeting point: toss Bryan’s Fermoy 12 noon led by Helen white
3rd meeting point: Cavanagh garage cork road 12 noon led by William Hughes and Dr Tom Cavanagh along with Dr Joe Moran. Please contact William Hughes at (087) 947 4875 or Helen white 086 8777157.

Taoist Tai Chi: Free Introductory Class Thursday 3rd October at 7.30 pm in Adair Hall. Improves circulation, balance, posture, strength, flexibility and relaxation. Tel John 087 6988453. All welcome

Ballyhoura Rural Services: Provides a befriending service which aims to combat loneliness and isolation. We are currently seeking to recruit volunteers for the North Cork area. For information, if you are interested in becoming a volunteer, please contact Maria O Sullivan at: 022-59984

Friends of Calcutta: Clothes Collection supporting Friends of Calcutta (CHY NO 13218) on Wednesday September 11th. Collection from Noon to 4pm and bags can be left before noon. All items of clothing and footwear most welcome but sadly we are unable to accept pillows, duvets or cushions. To view a short film which captures the joy of what you have so generously contributed to for so many years please visit ‘Rajiv 19’ on ‘YouTube’. All enquiries to Michael Hopkins 087-9073074

Whist Drive: Will resume Sunday 8th September in Fermoy. All welcome

Irish Family history courses: commence from September 16th onwards at Aimerslei de Bhosc Mitchelstown. Enrolment and online Enquires to 087.3589734
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

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