Parish Bulletin – 9th June 2019 : Pentecost

Masses  During  The  Week.

Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri, 9.30am;

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



Marion Kiely-Marshall, Lisobyhane.

Month’s Mind:                                                                                   Philip Purcell, Glenbane Lodge –Sat 15th June, . .  .   .      7.30pm.


William & Josie Ryan, Duncummin – Sat 8th ,7.30

Gerald Birrane, Main St., – Wed 12th June, 7.30pm

John Joe Lonergan & Parents, Lisobyhane – Sun . .  .    16th June, 11.00am.

Jerry O’Carroll, Cromhill – Sun 16th June, 11.00am


Readers  For  Next  Week.

Sat 7.30:Anna O’Dwyer; Sun 11.00, Norita Kemp.


Collectors – June.

Sat 7.30pm:      Michael Hennessy, Denis Heffernan

Betty Callanan.

Sun 11.00am:   Paddy Hanley, Liz Creamer,

Peggy Keogh, John Buckley.


Eucharist Ministers for June.

Sat 7.30;  Bridget Keogh; Sun 11am:  Rita Quish.


Adoration: Wednesday 5.00 to 7.30pm.

Peace-and-quiet time of personal prayer.


Emigrants’  Services  Collection

This weekend.  Irish Catholic chaplaincy services reach out to support our emigrants who have fallen on hard times and are vulnerable in the large and anonymous cities of U.K. and USA. Please give extr


Prayer  to  the  Holy  Spirit

Prayer card of Archbishop O’Reilly,

given to the Confirmation children.


Sealed  with  the  Spirit

Renewed thanks to the Principal & Staff at St. Ailbe’

School for their preparation and faith support of the Confirmation children – with a special word to Class Teacher, Ms. Paula Hartigan.  Thanks too to Mary Burke, Shúin Slattery & Ollie Cahill – the parents  planning group who promoted the parish-and-home

based programme, Sealed with the Spirit.  The final Mass of this programme on this Saturday, 8th June.


Prayer Friends : please keep up your prayers  .      . for the children assigned to you.


  emetery Mass : Wednesday 3rd July, 7.30pm.

Emly Hospice Group

Emly Hospice Group will hold their annual Local Fundraiser – Cailín Álainn – on Saturday 22nd June, in Byrnes County Tavern. In advance,  Committee members will be going door-to-door selling tickets.


Emly Tennis Club

‘Split The Pot’, every Friday night. €2 per envelope. Envelopes available in local businesses.


Emly Tidy Towns

Weekly Tidy-Up this coming Thursday.  Meeting in church car park ,7.00pm.  All hands on deck.  First round of judging is already under way throughout the country. Every ‘lifted hand’ makes a difference.


Diocesan  Pilgrimages

We wish well to parishioners heading to Lourdes with the Cashel & Emly Pilgrimage next Saturday 15th June, including our two Youth Helpers –Daneka McGrath and Anna O’Dwyer.


Good wishes too to parishioners going to Lough Der on diocesan pilgrimage, Thurs 20 – Sat 22 : contact-Donald  087-2820046;   Fr. Murphy  086-3868877.


Fr. Tom Casey, S.M.A.

A reminder that Fr. Tom will celebrate the 40th anniversary of his Ordination with a special Mass in the parish church on Friday, 28th June, 7.30pm.                          All parishioners re invited to attend.


Emly  Historical  Journal

Please make every effort to finish the articles you are writing and pass them on to either John Buckley, Mike Hennessy or Fr. Bernie Moloney before next Saturday, 15th June. Or email them directly to   Photos  need full details attached : the names of all in each photo, the name of its owner, and the name & contact details of the person who hands it in. “A picture is worth a 1,000 words”, we say. Photos are precious; they will be handled carefully and returned safely.