Parish Bulletin – 8th June 2014

PENTECOST  SUNDAY

Today, on the feast of Pentecost, we celebrate the beginnings of the Church. Like the apostles, we too are called to bring the peace and gospel of Christ to the whole world.

 

MASSES

Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri 9.30am;Wed7.30pm.

Sat 7.30pm; Sun 11am.

 

ANNIVERSARIES

Pat Joy, Monemore, Months Mind Sat 7th 7.30pm.

Paddy & Mark Heffernan, St. Ailbe’s Drive,

-Sun 8th June 11am.

Deceased members of Emly I.C.A. – Wed 11th 7.30

Ciara Burke, Tulla – Sat 14th 7.30pm.

Paddy & May Walsh, Ballinvrina – Sun 15th 11am.

 

READERS – Next Weekend.

Sat 7.30pm: Brid Condon

Sun 11am: Liz Cream

 

PARISH  DETAILS

Fr. J. Kennedy, PP. 062/57111; 087/2111643

Fr. S. Rochford, AP. 062/57103; 086/8162660.

 

EMLY NATIONAL SCHOOL

300 Bumper Draw 2014  Winners on 1st June

1st   Fr. Rochford        €200

2nd  Barry Quirke        €50

3rd  William Ryan       €50

4th  Patrick Lonergan  €50

5th  Pat Hennessy        €50

Sellers Prize Timmy Burke €50

 

GOSPEL  REFLECTION

Jesus gives the disciples the Holy Spirit, the divine breath of life, the spark that will animate them and give them the faith to understand the Good News, the courage to proclaim it and the grace to allow it to change them

 

LOUGH  DERG  PILGRIMAGE

Cashel & Emly Diocesan Three Day Pilgrimage

27th – 29th June.  Contact Fr Martin Murphy 086 3868877God’s healing grace is experienced on Lough Derg in an intensity seldom encountered elsewhere; through spiritual exercise, companionship of fellow pilgrims and the sheer holiness of the place.

 

REMEMBRANCE  SERVICE

A Remembrance Service will be held in St Paul’s Church, Dooradoyle, Limerick on Sunday 15th June at 3pm. This service will bring families together in support and hope to remember their loved one who has died at University Hospital Limerick, in the previous year up to the end of April 2014. You and your family are most welcome to attend. If you wish, please bring along a photo or symbol of your loved one to place in the Remembrance Area

 

PARISH BULLETIN

All notices for the weekly parish bulletin should be dropped into Duhig House before 12noon each Thursday.

 

EMLY COMMUNITY COUNCIL

Thanks to all who gave so generously to the recent church gate collection.  Over €700 was raised.

COFFEE  MORNING in aid of Cheshire Home

A Coffee Morning  in aid of Cheshire Homes, Waterford will be held in Donie’s Bar, Emly after

Mass on Sun 8th June. A parishioner, John Murphy, is resident there.

 

PARISH RENEWAL

Parish renewal meeting Monday 9th June at 8pm.

 

EMLY CIRCLE OF FRIENDS

Annual Mass for Circle of Friends I.C.A past and present members on Wednesday evening at 7.30pm.  Meeting in Byrnes Tavern afterwards all welcome.  To new members a big Cead Mile Failte.

 

THE COLLECTIONS

The offertory collection for the week of the 25th of May was €335.  The offertory collection for last weekend with the new envelope system was €695.  The planned giving collection was €955.  Sincere thanks to all for your contribution towards the upkeep of your parish.

 

BORD NA NOG

Results:U14 B football final Emly/Treacys 7-09     2-07 Rockewll/Rosegreen.  Congratulations to Aidan O’Heaney on playing Tipperary Hurling Primary Games.  Thanks to all who supported our cake sale.  U10&U12 travelled to Semple stadium last Sunday for Tipperary Vs Limerick match which was enjoyed by all.

 

TIDY TOWNS

May lotto winners: Sharon Cunnigham, Mike Bourke(Jnr),Mary Heffernan, Jimmy O’Dea and Denis Heffernan.  A midsummer party in Byrne’s on Sat 14th June at 9.30.  All welcome.  Please be aware of litter as it is a major factor in the competition.

Contact Information

Fr. Bernard Moloney, P.P. – 06257111; 0876366656
Email: frberniemoloney@emly.ie

Fr. Seamus Rochford, A.P. – 06257103; 0868162660.
Email: frseamusrochford@emly.ie

SCHOOL: St. Ailbe’s National School
PRINCIPAL: Pauline Finnan
VICE PRINCIPAL: Joseph Hennessy.

Quick Facts

POP. of the PARISH: c. 820

POPULAR SURNAMES: Burke (Bourke), Ryan, Lonergan, McEniry.

LOCATION: 14km West of Tipperary Town, historical barony of Clanwilliam

Emly was established as an episcopal see in 1118 by the Synod of Ráth Breasail.

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