Parish Bulletin – 28th October 2018 : 30th Sunday

This Sat night: Clocks  Go Back  1 hour.


Please deliver a Bulletin to parishioners who are unable to come to Mass.


Emly Defibrillator : 087-9176250

Happy   Hallowe’en



Monday & Thursday : 11.00am; Tues, Fri: 9.


Masses During The  Week.

Mon, Tues & Fri, 9.30am;  Thursay 11.00am

Wednesday, Fri & Sat: 7.30pm; Sun:  11.00am.


All Saints Day: Thursday 1st November:

Masses:  Wednesday 7.30pm, Thursday 11.00am


All Souls Day: Friday 2nd November:

Masses : 9.30am,   7.30pm


First Friday, 2nd Nov.  Please inform the priests if a family member or neighbour is confined to house

and would wish to receive the Sacraments.


Billy Laffan, Kilfrush, Hospital.


Joan, Kevin, Julia Hanly, Main St – Sat 27th , 7.30

Mick & Nellie Frawley, Lisobyhane-Sun 28th 11.00

Mary Carroll, Bartoose – Sat 3rd Nov. – 7.30pm

Patricia, Ailbe, Mary & deceased of Bourke Family, .   Bartoose – Sun 4th Nov, 11.00am.


Readers  For  Next  Week.

Sat 7.30pm:Mary Condon; Sun  11am : Peter Breen,


Collectors – November.          (See note        )

Sat 7.30pm:      Mary Condon, Gerry Heffernan,

Mary Slattery, John Bourke (Bartoose)

Sun 11.00am:   James Purcell, Rita Quish,

Helena Cahill, Johnny Martin.


Eucharist Ministers for November.

Sat 7.30;     Patsy Hennessy,

Sun 11am:  Bridget Heffernan.


Adoration: Wednesday 5.00 to 7.30pm.

Peace-and-quiet time of personal prayer.


Church Cleaning : Tuesday 30th , 10.15am





Prayer  for  the  Dead

Envelopes and Lists for the names of our loved ones who have died are available at the church doors. Please place your envelope box near the Baptismal Font, or hand it in at the sacristy.


If you have younger family members at home it would be good to involve them I n drawing up the family’s List of names.


Friday evening Mass for the Holy Souls, 7.30pm, especially for the deceased of the townslands:

Ballynacree, Farranasa, Farran, Clashdrumsmith, Rodus, Gurteen, Chancellorsland, Chantersland.


Rosary in the Cemeteries, Sundays, 3.00pm.


Candlelight Memorial Service on Sunday 25th Nov.


Cross and Memorial Lights

During November a special Cross for Memorial Lights will be in place at the front of the church. On each light there is a place for you to write the name of a loved one and then place it in a slot on the Cross. Also, there’s a lovely prayer on the light.


Prayer  Around the  Cross

You are invited to gather around this Cross at the end of Evening Mass on Friday (All Souls Day) and to spend some time in quiet prayer with gentle musi


Collectors  Meeting

All Church Collectors are requested to attend a short but important meeting in the Parish Church on Wednesday 7th November, at 8.00pm.  To introduce new guidelines for collecting.


Thanks for €430 donated to Missions last weekend.



Cake Sale in aid of Homeless

Date for  Diary.  Cake Sale in aid of the Homeless on Sunday 18th  Nov.  More details to follow.


Canon Power Ledger

This week’s page shows some of the contributions – big and small – given by parishioners and others in September/October 1882


Talent  on  Show

Emly  G.A.A. Club presents “Emly’s Got Talent” on Saturday 10th November in Byrnes Tavern at 8.30p

An entertaining evening of music and craic in store.  Tickets now available from committee members and in local shops.


Emly Tidy Towns

Emly Tidy Towns Committee has to produce a       3-year development plan and submit it to the national adjudicators. Any suggestions or ideas for the improvement of our village can be put in boxes at Callanans shop or Post Office before Friday the 9th of November.  {Take a fresh look at things}.


                     Search  for  Photos

Do you (or somebody  you know) have a photo of either Canon Meaney or Fr. Mullaly? If so, Emly Historical Society would be delighted if you would be willing to loan the photo for inclusion in a video being made about life in Emly in mid-20th century.

Please contact Helena Nugent {chairperson} or Noel McGrath {secretary} in the coming week.


Last  Bishop  of  Emly

This coming Tuesday, 30th Oct., is the Memorial day of Blessed Terence Albert O’Brien, Catholic martyr and last Bishop of Emly – hanged in Limerick City by Cromwell’s army on 30th Oct 1651.