Fermoy Parish Newsletter

28th Sunday in ordinary Time

13th October 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 €1477

Last Weekend’s Offertory Collection €1566

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,                                         

  Tuesday 9pm to 10pm                  Wednesday 12 Noon to 1pm                                           

      Wednesday 9pm to 10pm,            Wednesday 1pm to 2pm                                                                                                                     

 Friday 8am to 9am,      Friday 7pm to 8pm,         Saturday 1pm to 2pm                      

Sunday 11am to 12 noon,       Sunday 5pm to 6pm,                         

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      

Altar Servers Recruitment: St Patrick’s Church Fermoy is now seeking to enrol Altar Servers for duties at St Patrick’s Church. Parents/Guardians interested, please contact Fr Eamon Roche or Trish at The parish office. Tel 025 30856

ROSARY ON THE COAST FOR LIFE & FAITH; River Blackwater Fermoy (opposite the Youth Centre) October13th at 2.30pm. We would like to ask you to join us to pray the Rosary on the feast of Our Lady of the Rosary as we pray for all those who lost their lives in the River Blackwater over the years. All are welcome to join us in prayer. This will take place in St Patrick’s Church if weather is bad              

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


Fermoy Musical society: This year Fermoy are very proud to present South pacific. The show runs in the palace theatre Fermoy from November 2nd to the 9th excluding Wednesday. Tickets are available from or call Box Office 0862499721                          

Fermoy Active Retirement: Group meeting takes place on Wednesday 16th October at 2.30 pm in Fermoy Youth Centre. Topic on the Day is Money Matters courtesy of Fermoy Credit Union. All members welcome   

Crime Prevention Presentation Talk & Tips: by Community Garda Conor Gately at Avondhu Blackwater Partnership, The Mill, Castletownroche on October 22nd at 11am.  Followed by music/song & tea/coffee until 1pm. Application forms for Monitored Alarms and Smoke Alarms will be available and referrals taken for the Warmer Homes Scheme on the day. To register and reserve your seat please call 022/46580 or email

Nano Nagle Birthplace, Ballygriffin, Co Cork: Wed 16th October: Fr Jim Cogley – ‘Getting the Past out of the Present…Reclaiming our Lives… Workshop’ 10am – 4pm Registration 9.40am €65 incl. morning coffee/tea and a light lunch. And Sat 19th October: ‘Day of Meditation and Relaxation’ with Eileen Nash pbvm: Give yourself the Gift of a day away from the busyness and stress of your everyday life! 10.30am – 3.30pm (registration 10am); bring a packed lunch; cost €25 incl. tea/coffee. Booking essential: 022 2641;

The Pro Life  film “Unplanned: which is showing in  all Omniplex cinemas and some IMC cinemas around the country at the moment is getting very positive reviews. We are encouraging people to go and see it at your local cinema and bring a friend.  Phone your local cinema to find out when it is being screened. 

List of stations for week 14th October to 19th October

Friday 18th October at 8pm

Area 19: Strawhall in the home of Tom & Kay Rice

Saturday 19th October at 11am

Area 15: Isleclash & Mountrivers at the Home of Al & Deirdre Foley


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