Fermoy Parish Newsletter

Mass for the Evangelisation of People/Mission Sunday

20th October 2018

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: The Missions

Last weekend’s Door Collection €1430

Last Weekend’s Offertory Collection €1385

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 URGENT           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, URGENT     Saturday 4 to 5pm                         

Sunday 1am to2am Back up with another person.                                                                                                                                                                      

   If you can cover any of these hours, please let Trish in the parish office know.                                                                                                   

 The Annual November Remembrance Mass:  Annual Mass for those who died in Fermoy Parish during the past 12 months will take place in St Patrick’s Church on Friday 15th November at 7.30pm. If any family have any relatives who died in the past 12 months that were late of Fermoy parish whose Funeral took place in another Parish & you wish to have them remembered at this Mass please contact the parish office by Friday 8th Nov.  

November Visits & Prayers in Fermoy Cemeteries: The Annual visits & prayers to our cemeteries will take place on Sunday 3rd November. Castlehyde Cemetery at 3 pm;   Kilcrumper Old at 3.20pm   approx. which will be followed by Kilcrumper New graveyard                                         

 Lector’s Rota: The rotas for all the Masses are available in the Sacristy or the parish office. Thanking you for your continued support.                                                                                                     

 Maranatha Ecumenical prayer Group: Meeting Wednesday 23rd October in the Parish Centre at 8pm. All Welcome                                             

  Fermoy Pioneers: Meeting takes place on Wed. morning 30th Oct. In Fermoy Parish Centre after 10am Mass. All Pioneers are invited to attend. Anyone wishing to join are most welcome. Annual Draw is starting in November & runs until April with prizes every month. Your support is gratefully appreciated. Details Catherine 025 31519 or Emer 086 8459439.

Fermoy CLM: We have noticed that the number of Volunteers is much lower than usual. For this Group to be viable to continue, we are appealing for more People especially young People to come along & volunteer, otherwise we will just fizzle out. This is a great social outlet while helping with our special needs friends, a great way for young people to gain experience & to put on their CV. Please Contact Tony 086 2029935 or Oliver 086 8732354                                                                                                                             

  Childrens Liturgy Appeal: We would be delighted if more children came to the Children’s Liturgy on Sunday mornings at 10.30 am Mass. We would especially welcome new children and those preparing for 1st Holy Communion. We follow the same routine as the beginning Mass ie light candle, say sorry prayer, alleluia, read gospel and talk about gospel message. All children welcome. Children under 5yrs must be accompanied by an adult.                                                             

   Did you know: When you bless yourself with the sign of the cross you are setting yourself apart from the secular world? You are also invoking God’s protection on your life. When we do this at the beginning of Mass we invite God into our lives in a powerful way. In the name of the Father & of the Son & of the Holy Spirit was first spoken at Baptism when the Holy Trinity came to live in us                                                                                                                      

    Holy Family Mission Glencomeragh: A night with Fr. Patrick Cahill and his young mission team. Mass, Presentation and testimony’s. At Leahys Open Farm. Friday 25th October. 7.30pm. All welcome.                                                    

The Fermoy Meals on Wheels: Are looking for volunteers to help with food preparation and cleaning in the kitchen. If you have a spare hour on a Mon, Wed or Fri morning, we would love to hear from you. Please contact Mary 025 32962.                                                                                                                      

  Let’s Talk Crime Prevention: Community Garda Conor Gately to advise older adults on how to protect yourself from scammers in your home, online and on your phone. This will be followed with a sing/song and refreshments. Due to limited seating capacity booking is required by contacting Mary at 022/46580

Alcoholics Anonymous: If you, a family member or friend has a problem with Alcohol. Fermoy Group are holding an open Public meeting on Wednesday 20th November at 8pm in The Fermoy Parish centre (formerly Blue Nuns) Monument. Hill Fermoy. All welcome                


List of stations for week 21st October to 25th October

Monday 21st October at 8pm

Area 22: Clondulane & Careysville in Clondulane Community Centre

Thursday 24th October at 8pm

Area 21: Labbycally at the Home of Paul & Eileen Fisher

Friday 25th October at 8pm

Area 23; Corrin in the Home of Adrian & Yvonne Cremin



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