Fógraí / Newsletter 13th January 2019

Machnamh / Reflection

10 things that Pope Francis called upon

Vatican employees to do for the New Year.

6. “Look after your work, doing it with enthusiasm, humility, competence, passion and with a spirit that knows how to thank the Lord.”

7. “Be careful of envy, lust, hatred and negative feelings that devour our interior peace and transform us into destroyed and destructive people.”

8. “Watch out for anger that can lead to vengeance; for laziness that leads to existential euthanasia; for pointing the finger at others, which leads to pride; and for complaining continually, which leads to desperation.”

9. “Take care of brothers and sisters who are weaker … the elderly, the sick, the hungry, the homeless and strangers, because we will be judged on this.”

10. “Making sure your Christmas is about Jesus and not about shopping.”

Christmas Crib Appeal
This year your Crib donations will go to the Order of Malta Holy Family Hospital in Bethlehem and to Arlington Lodge, Tralee, Kerry’s only temporary supported homeless facility. Your support for these 2 very worthy causes would be greatly appreciated. Received to date: €1,915.

From a spiritual point of view, baptism is the greatest thing that can happen to us. To be baptised is to be christened, that is, to be made like Christ. But this doesn’t happen automatically as a result of being baptised. One has to learn what it means to be a Christian, and to grow into it. This is the task of a lifetime. Towards the end of his life a saint was asked if he was a Christian, and he replied, ‘not yet’.
To live one’s baptism is to live as a disciple of Jesus.

Pray for Síle Sweeney, (Ní Loingsigh), Dublin and late of Kilfountain; Catriona O’Brien, (nee McNamara), Gallarus, Baile na nGall and late of Limerick; David Sheehy, Faha, Killarney; Lís Griffin, (Ní Chroimthain), Springfield, Massachussetts and late of Com Dhíneol, Dún Chaoin; George McAuliffe, Milltown and late of Brosna.
Suaimhneas síoraí dá n-anamacha.
St. Mary’s Church
Sat 12ú 8.00pm 1. Bridget Grandfield, Ballinaboula and Farran Flaherty and deceased members of the Grandfield and Griffin Families.
2. Mary and Herbert O’Sullivan, The Mall.
3. Catherine Devane Enright, Bridge Street.
Sun 13ú 11.30am Dr. Jim and Kitty Brosnan, Spa Road.
Mon 14ú 10.00am NO MASS in An Díseart this week.
Tue 15ú 10.00am
Céad 16ú 7.30pm Paddy and Nora Hannafin, Baile Beag.
Déar 17ú 10.00am Paróisteánaigh.
Fri 18ú 7.30pm Olivia O’Connor, Marian Park.
Sat 19ú 8.00pm 1. Ita McCarthy, Upper Main Street, MM.
Sun 20ú 11.30am Bridie O’Shea, Glens.
Naomh Caitlín, Fionn Trá
Sath 12ú 6.15i.n.
Sath 19ú 6.15i.n.
Naomh Eoin Baiste, Lios Póil
Sun 13ú 10.00am Caroline O’Sullivan, Cluain an Fhiaidh.
Sun 20ú 10.00am Mikeen Hilliard, Aughacashla.
St. Mary’s Confessions: Sat. 10.30am – 11.00am & after Vigil Masses.
Adoration: St Mary’s: Tues 10.30am – 10pm; Wed 5.30 – 7.30pm. First Friday: 10.30 – 11.30am.
Adoration: Naomh Eoin Baiste: Thursday 11 am – 12 noon.
19ú/20ú Eanáir 2019
DINGLE: Euch. Ministers’ 4: Vigil: Pauline Sheehy, Christine O’Connor, Elaine O’Connor, Mary Devane, Kathleen Sheehy and Maura Flahive. 11:30am Anne Curran, Elaine Hillard, Helen Ferris and Barbara Prendergast. Collectors’ Team 4; Church Cleaners’ Team 4.
Readers: 8.00pm. Paddy Browne. 11.30am Tommy McCarthy.
LIOS PÓIL: MINISTÉIRÍ EOC.: Rose O’Sullivan and Donnacha Ó Súilleabháin. LÉITHEOIR: Céad Comaoine.
FIONN TRÁ: MINISTÉIR EOC. Eilín Uí Lúing. LÉITHEOIR: Pádraig Firtéar.

Offertory Collection
Weekly Envelopes: €1,058; Cash: €698. Total: €1,756. Diocesan Collection for the Needs of the Holy Land €990. Míle buíochas.
Baptisms: We welcome the following, who were baptised in our Parish in recent months, into the Catholic Church:
Caragh Sue Ní Shéaghdha, Sruthán Beag, Spa Road, Dingle;
Cora May Kelleher, Glanmire Court, Cork;
Olivia Kate Begley-Devane, Kinsale, Co. Cork;
Fionn Wynne Durham, Urmston, Manchester, UK;
Eoghan Dillon O’Dowd, Fairfield Close, Upper Main St.; Dingle;
Conor Christopher Griffin, Sutton, Dublin 13;
Cara Nell Lovett, Dunboyne Castle, Dunboyne, Co. Meath;
Darragh Seán Sayers, Annagh, Blennerville, Tralee;
Cillian Mossie O’Connor, Rectory Road, London, UK;
Ryan Donogh Foley, Ballybowler, Dingle;
Leah Eileen O’Connor, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia;
Rosanna Grace Dorgan, Deerpark, Lispole;
Róise Beth Guiheen, Cois Chnoic, Dingle;
Alan Seán Devane, Ardamore, Lispole;
Sinéad Ní Dhubhda, Cinn Árd, Lios Póil;
Mia Alannah O’Flaherty, Ard na Gréine, Dingle;
Laoise Róis Ní Mhuircheartaigh, Bailecainín, Na Gleannta, Dingle;
Siún Molly Scott, Fairway Heights, The Kerries, Tralee;
Willow Swift, Cleevaun, Lady’s Cross, Dingle;
Caoimhe Maria O’Neill, Baile Móir, Ceann Trá;
Thomás Micheál Brosnan, Doonties, Lispole;
James Andrew Brosnan, Ballybowler, Dingle.
“Come and See”, Vocations Afternoon, 9th Feb., 2 – 4.30pm at the Poor Clare Monastery, College Rd., Cork. God reward you, and assuring you of our prayers.
Ardfert Retreat Centre: (1) Christian Spiritual Development Course – The Beatitudes, with Fr. Seán Sheehy – Wednesdays, January 16th – 7.30- 9.00pm. (2)Be Still and Know, with Fr. Louis Hughes O.P., Sat Feb 9th, 10.00am – 4.00pm.
31 Card Drives, Tables of 8: (1) An Bóthar Pub, January 13th at 6pm, proceeds to St. Mary of The Angels Beaufort. (2) O’Sullivan Pub, Garrynadur, January 20th at 6pm, ar mhaithe le Coiste na nÓg Lios Póil. (3) The Dingle Pub, February 10th at 6pm, ar mhaithe le Féile na Bealtaine.
Men’s Rites of Passage, Kiltegan, July 24th – 28th 2019, 5-day spiritual experience. For more information, see www.makejourney.ie or phone 087-0919959. Cost €495, full board. See posters at the back of the Churches.
Ranganna Oíche: Beidh Aerobics/Circuit training le Nuala Moore ag tosmú 15ú Eanáir 7.30 – 8.30pm ar feadh 6 seachtaine, €40. Rince ar an Sean nós ag tosnú 15ú Eanáir 7.00 – 9.00pm ar feadh 6 seachtaine, €70. Ceramics ag tosnú 16ú Eanáir 6.30-8.30pm ar feadh 8 seachtaine, €100. Beidh ranganna Gaolainne oíche Dé Céadaoin. Gach eolas ó Bhríd 089 4937172 nó bl@pcd07.ie
Pulsewave Ireland Heart & Artery screening will take place in The Killarney Court Hotel Tuesday 15th January. Parish offer €30pp. Appointments 11am to 8pm. Call 087-7151623 to make an appointment.

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