Parish Bulletin – 23rd October 2011


Today is Mission Sunday. We are invited to give our support to the mission of Christ throughout the world.



Weekdays: Mon, Tues, Thurs & Fri 9.30am.

Wed 7.30pm; Sat: 7.30pm;  Sun 9am & 11am.



Hennessy Family, Coolboy  – Sat 22nd 7.30pm.

Nellie Frawley, Lisobyhane – Sun 23rd Oct 11am.

Michael & Mary Cahill, Knockcarron – Wed 7.30

John & Mgt Hackett, Clashdrumsmith–Fri 9.30am Hughes Family, Ballinvrina – Sat 29th 7.30pm.

Joan, Kevin, Julia Hanley, Main St– Sun 30th 9am

Dan Garvey, Emly, Sun 30th 11am.


READERS – Next Weekend

Sat 7.30pm: Philip Purcell

Sun 9am: Lorraine Ryan

Sun 11am: Liz Creamer.

(If a reader is unable to fulfil a duty it would be appreciated if another reader was asked to fill in.)


22nd/23rd  Sat 7.30pm-Sect D; Sun 11am –  Sect B.

29th/30th  Sat 7.30pm- Sect A; Sun 11am – Sect B


Sat 7.30pm:     Michael Hennessy, John Clancy,

Danny Burke, Josephine Cleary

Sun 9am:         Breda Lonergan, Phil McCarthy,

Kathleen Beary

Sun  11am:      Paddy Hanley, Liz Creamer,

Peggy Keogh, John Buckley



The Eucharistic Congress Bell will arrive in Emly on Sat eve next.

Arriving 5.15pm: We visit our graveyard to pray for our dead.

The bell will then be brought and installed in the church.

7.30pm Mass: Special Mass of celebration of the Eucharistic Congress Year.

An hour of Public Adoration of the Eucharist will take place in the church after Mass.

After 9am Mass on Sunday the Congress Bell will continue its travels throughout the diocese.

The ringing of the bell is an invitation to us to answer the call of God in our lives.



A meeting on Friday next 28th October at 8pm. All members asked to attend.


MIGRAINE ASSOC – Information Eve.

The Migraine Association of Ireland [MAI] will hold a Migraine/Headache Information Evening in the Hotel Minella, Clonmel on Thur, Nov 3rd from 7.30pm. The keynote speaker will be Dr Eddie O’Sullivan, Cork Headache/Migraine Clinic. There will also be a presentation on the services and supports available to people affected by headache in the region. No charge to attend and light refreshments will be served. To book call 1850 200 378 or email


A reminder to everybody our Sponsored Walk will leave Emly GAA Grounds at 1.00 pm next Sunday. We wish the Junior A Hurling Team all the best when they play Knockshegowna this Sunday in the Quarter Finals of the Championship at 2.00pm in Templemore. We hope club members will give their support.



Junior A Hurling County Quarter Final  –

Emly will play North runners up Knockshegowna in the county quarter final this Sunday October 23rd at 2pm in Templemore. Your support is appreciated.

Intermediate Football- Emly will play Moycarkey Borris from Mid Tipperary in the county semi final of the intermediate football championship on Saturday October 29th at 3pm in Golden.

Junior B Football: Our Junior B Footballers were defeated by Eire Og in the west semi final last Saturday evening on a scoreline of 10 points to 8.

Sponsored Cycle: Around the Galtees in 80k. Emly GAA club will run its annual sponsored cycle on Sunday October 30th. Contact Billy Hartigan or David Hennessy for further details.€20 registration fee for cyclists with no sponsorship card. Refreshments served at the half way stage and after cycle. The Bord na nOg will also hold their annual sponsord walk on the same day. Your support for both events is appreciated.



Contact telephone No: 087/9176250