Fermoy Parish Newsletter
The presentation of The Lord
2nd February 2020
Parish Website:
Fermoy parish office Tel 025 30856
Opening times 9.30 am to 12 Midday

Priest on Sick Call Duty: Fr Eamon Roche Tel: 087-2552276
The Offertory Collection this weekend is for: Diocesan Purposes
Last weekend’s Door Collection €1432
Last Weekend’s Offertory Collection €1381

The Blessed Sacrament Chapel: The following hours need help/backup with another person in the Blessed Sacrament Chapel.

Monday 8am to 9 am,                 Monday 10am to 11am,                            Monday 3pm to 4pm                                     Tuesday 9pm to 10pm,                                         Wednesday 9pm to 10pm,              Wednesday 1pm to 2pm,                      Friday 8am to 9am,                                        Friday 12 Noon to 1pm,                                                          Friday 7pm to 8pm,                                 Saturday 4 to 5pm,                               Saturday 8pm to 9pm                            Saturday 11pm to 12 Midnight                                                Sunday 1am to2am                             Sunday 11am to 12 Noon,                    Sunday 3pm to 4pm URGENT,                               Sunday 6pm to 7pm URGENT

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

Valley of Peace prayer Group Fermoy: Prayer meeting will be held on Thursday 6th February at 8.30pm in The Parish Centre. All welcome

Fermoy Parish Office: The office will be closed on Monday 3rd February

Feast of St Blaise: Monday 3rd February is the Feast of St Blaise. Blessing of throats will take place at the 10am Mass.

1st Friday:7th February is the first Friday of February. Mass in St Patrick’s at 10 am & 7.30 pm.

St Joseph’s Young Priest Society: Meeting on Wednesday 5th February after 10 am Mass in the Fermoy Parish Centre. All Welcome

Divine Mercy Prayer Group: Meeting on Tuesday 4th February in the Fermoy Parish Centre, at the earlier time of 6.30pm to 7.158 pm. Praise, Song, Scripture, Rosary and Chaplet of Divine Mercy. All welcome The Divine Mercy Chaplet is recited after the 7.30pm mass on the 1at Friday of the month

Lourdes Cloyne Diocesan Pilgrimage: 29May to 3 June 2020/ 5nights full board. Under the Patronage Of most Rev William Crean DD Bishop of Cloyne. Pilgrimage Director: Rev Tobias Bluitt PP. Booking forms available from Joe Walsh Tours Tel 021 4277959. Details of the special Sick/assisted section contact the Parish secretary Mallow Tel 022 20276

HOLY LAND PILGRIMAGE: This trip of a lifetime (fully guided) August 18th -26th 2020. A boat trip on the Sea of Galilee, visits to Nazareth, Cana, Jericho, The Dead Sea, Jerusalem, The Mount of Olives, Bethlehem, Bethany etc. Return flights ex Cork, daily programme, entrance fees, 4* Hotels, dinner B& B Spiritual Director Fr Liam Crowley. Please contact GTI Travel 01 8085201 or Jim Keogh 021 4885371 Mobile 087 2678793.Limited Places, first come first served basis.

Life through the Lens of Spirituality with Everyday Life and Living: Takes place in The Parish centre Fermoy. It runs for six sessions, starting 8th Feb, 29th Feb, 7th March, 21st March, 25th April & 2nd May. Time 11am to 3pm. Light Lunch provided. Donations €10 per session. Facilitation: Sr Una Boland . Contact Sr Una 087 6263934 or 025 30856. Places limited.

Fermoy Catechism Course Launch: Fermoy Parish will run a catechism programme that is also open to those who come from outside the parish. The Introductory, “Come and See” night will take place on Tuesday 4th Feb, 7.3o to 8.30pm at Corrin Events Centre (Cork Marts). Course Director: Fr Eamon Roche (CC Fermoy) Enquiries/Bookings: Fermoy Parish Office: 025 30856

FERMOY CLM CHURCH GATE: Collection next weekend 8th/ 9th February thanks for your support over the years for our special friends. AGM on Tuesday 11th FEB at 7pm in Fermoy youth centre new members welcome.

Cork Scripture Group: Spring 2020 Bible study module Juistice in Mathew’s Gospel in Sacred Heart Parish Centre, western Rd Cork. Time 10 am to 1pm on Saturday 21st March
Biblical Perspectives on justice 7.30 to 9pm in SCALA (Opposite Blackrock Castle). 2nd, 9th, 23rd, & 30th March. See poster at back of church for details

Gaelscoil De Híde Fermoy: Open night takes place Thursday 13th February from 6.30pm to 8pm. A welcome to all young people & their parents who will be starting school in September 2020 to view the school and meet with the staff.

Presentation Primary School: Is now enrolling girls and boys for junior infants for September 2020. For further information please contact the office on 025 31550 or

Fermoy Active Retirement: Group meeting takes place on Wednesday 5th February at 2.30 pm in Fermoy Youth Centre. Guest speaker Siobhan of Slimming world. All members welcome

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