Parish Bulletin – April 2018: 5th of Easter

Masses During The  Week.

Mon, Tues & Thurs, Fri, 9.30am;

Wed, Friday & Sat: 7.30pm; Sun:  11.00am.



Mary Jo Kissane, Drumcamogue- Sat 28th, 7.30pm.

Leahy Family deceased, Ballyvistea- Sun 29, 11am.

Pat Joy, Monemore – Wed 2nd May, 9.30am.

Jack Ryan, Clashdrumsmith – Fri 4th , 7.30pm.

John Burke, Coolboy, Coolboy, & Ciara Burke,

Tulla Lodge – Sat 5th May, 7.30pm.

Sr. Cabrini Riordan, Monemore – Sun 6th , 11.00am.


Readers  For  Next  Week.

Sat 7.30 :Bridget Keogh. Sun 11: Brendan Moloney.


Collectors – May

Sat 7.30pm:      Michael O’Dwyer, Pauline Bourke,

Dympna White, Mary Heffernan.

Sun 11.00am:   Tom Slattery, John Hennessy,

Peig Quish.


Eucharist Ministers for May

Sat 7.30;     Patsy Hennessy.

Sun 11am:  Brigid Heffernan.

Adoration: Wednesday 5.00 to 7.30pm.

Peace-and-quiet time of personal prayer.


Prayer   for   Life

“For a growing love of God’s little ones in the    . . .  . womb, in the hospital, or at death’s door; that we   .  . may love them with the love of Jesus. Lord, hear us


For all our elected representatives, that whey may . . courageously advance the cause of human life from . conception to natural death..  Lord, hear us.


National Pro-Life Prayer Rally in Sacred Heart Church, The Crescent, Limk, next Sat 5th , 11.00am.


Prayer  for  Parish  Listening  Event


Loving God, be with us as we take part in

our Parish Listening Event.

Guide and prompt us as we explore

the ways we live the Faith today

and how best to face the future

as the Faith community of Emly Parish,

within our diocese of Cashel & Emly

Through Christ our Lord.  Amen.

St. Ailbe, pray for us.


Please keep in mind the upcoming Listening Event    .  on Thursday 10th May, 8.00 – 9.30pm.  Chat about  .  it and encourage one another – family members .  .  .  and friends – to attend and have their say.                                                       Those who have drifted away from Mass attendance will be as welcome as those who are regulars.


Family  Festival  of  Fun

This Sunday 29th , 1.00 – 4.30pm at Tipperary Race Course, Limk. Junction. FREE. A wide programme of fun events for youngsters & parents/grandparents.

Liturgy with youth choirs at 2.30pm. This event is    .  inspired by Pope Francis’ writings on family life.


St. Ailbe’s National  School  Draw

Results from last Sunday: €200 … Tom Slattery.      4 x €50- Roger English, Michael and Mary Slattery, Pauline Finnan, Kathleen Barry. Sellers prize Caroline Martin. This Sunday 11.45, Duhig House.


Trócaire  :  Lent  2018

We welcome Mr. Colm Hogan, from Trócaire’s Head Office in Maynooth, to speak at Masses this weekend. Parishioners contributed  €2,362 this Lent, plus €202 from our school children. Many thanks.




“Life in the Spirit” Seminars

Thursdays, 8 – 9.30pm, Pallasgreen Community Hal

begin this Thurs 3rd May. Varied panel of speakers.


Emly Ladies Football

Cake Sale & Monster Raffle next Sunday 6th May in Cupán Tae (Donies) Please come & support Club.


Emly Tidy  Towns

The ‘work night’  this week will be on Wednesday, 2nd May, gathering at 7.00pm in church car park.

Tidy Towns meeting this Monday 30th April, 8.30

(as the following Monday is a bank holiday).


Emly  Historical  Society

Day-trip to Wexford, Sat 19th May; leave at 7.30am.  Trip includes: Visits to: Viking triangle, Waterford City, Dunbrody replica famine ship, New Ross,   Fr. Murphy Centre, Boolavogue, Vinegar Hill in Enniscorty   Cost (incl. dinner): €60. Deposit €20 to  John Buckley or Callanan’s Shop before Sat 5th May

History Soc. Committee meeting: Tues 1st May, 8.30



Emly  Lourdes  Youth  Fundraiser

Table Quiz this Satt 28th, 9.00pm in Byrnes Tavern. Table of 4 – €20. Raffle, refreshments & Music.

Lourdes :  Senior  Helpers  Needed

Would you consider volunteering to help pilgrims on the diocesan pilgrimage, 16 – 21st June? Contact Fr. Jimmy Donnelly, 061-380165.  Experienced helpers will assure you it’s a wonderful experience.


Darkness  Into  Light

National fundraiser for Pieta House, Sat 12th May,

4.15am, in Tipp Town, Kilmallock etc.  Details on ‘’ . So far, 35,000 people of all ages have benefitted from Pieta House’s FREE  help

This service is truly a life-saver.