Fógraí / Newsletter June 25th 2017



I rise today
with God’s strength to direct me,
God’s wisdom to guide me,
God’s eyes to look before me,
God’s ear to hear me,
God’s word to speak to me,
God’s hand to uphold me,
God’s pathway before me,
God’s shield to protect me,
God’s host to save me –
from temptations,
from one man or many
that seek to destroy me. Amen.


Corpus Christi – Focal Buíochas

Buíochas to all who were involved in the preparation and participation in our Corpus Christi Procession last Sunday. We would like to thank our Stewards, Altar Servers, Liturgy Group, St. Mary’s Choir and those who led the prayers, An Garda Síochána, First Communion and Confirmation Children, those who decorated the route with buntings /altars, Cross and Canopy Bearers, those who carried flags and banners, Nigel Collins and Peter Regan and all at the Marine. Finally, thanks to Peter and those who supplied the bus and sound system.


Ballintaggart Killeen Mass
Mass will be celebrated at the Killeen in Ballintaggart at 8pm on Thursday June 29th. Entrance from the Doonshean/Beenbawn road on the Eastern side of the Racecourse. Parking will be available in a nearby field. Fáilte roimh cách.














Every place needs Christian witnesses. Christ says, ‘Witness to me before men’. It’s in the world we have to stand up and be counted. It’s not good enough to be secret disciples of Christ. We have to give public witness to our Christian faith.
What we are likely to face is not so much hostility or opposition, but something which is even harder – a deadly indifference. To witness in this case requires a special kind of courage. It means overcoming our fear of what people will think of us or say about us, and the fear of what it will cost us in terms of letting go of our ego.

Pray for Paddy O’Sullivan, Tubber. Suaimhneas síoraí dá anam.
St. Mary’s Church
Sat 24ú 8.00pm 1. Maureen Faherty, The Grove.
2. Nell Higgins, Ballineetig.
3. Deceased members of the Devane, Wilson, O’Sullivan and Phillips families, Main Street.
Sun 25ú 11.30am Annie and Paudie Curran, Green Street.
Mon 26ú 10.00am An Díseart.
Tue 27ú 10.00am Paróisteánaigh.
Céad 28ú 7.30pm John Lynch, Upper Main Street.
Thur 29ú 10.00am
Friday 30ú 7.30pm Joan O’Connor, Marian Park.
Sat 1ú 8.00pm 1. Martin Byrnes.
2. Micheál Kennedy, Baile na bPúc.
3. Joan Cremin, Upper Main Street.
Sun 2ú 11.30am Bridie, Mike and Kevin Horgan, Gurrane.
Naomh Caitlín, Fionn Trá
Sath 24ú 6.15i.n. Máire Ní Shé, Cilliruith.
Sath 31ú 6.15i.n. Den Ó Sé, Springfield agus Cilliruith.
Naomh Eoin Baiste, Lios Póil
Sun 25ú 10.00am Mikey and Mary Manning, Emilough.
Sun 2ú 10.00am 1. Michael Thomas, Coumlanders.
2. Maureen Thomas, Coumlanders.
3. Joan and Eugene Griffin and deceased members of the Griffin Family, Coumlanders.
St. Mary’s Confessions: Sat. 10.30am – 11.00am & after Vigil Masses.
St Mary’s: Tues 10.30am – 10pm; Wed 5.30 – 7.30pm. First Friday: 10.30 – 11.30am.
Naomh Eoin Baiste: Thursday 11 am – 12 noon
An tSeachtaine seo chugainn: 1ú/2ú Iúil
DINGLE: Euch. Ministers’ 3: Vigil: Joan Uí Mhoráin, Betty Hand, Marie Moriarty, Bernie Bowler and Gobnait Uí Chonchúir. 11:30am Kitty O’Flaherty, Clár Uí Loingsigh Ann O’Connor and James Devane. Collectors’ Team 3; Church Cleaners’ Team 3. Readers: 8.00pm Maurice O’Connor. 11.30am Gobnait Uí Chonchúir.
LIOS PÓIL: Ministéirí Eoc.: Marie Uí Shé agus Theresa Uí Chearbháill. Léitheoir: Marie Uí Ghrifín.
FIONN TRÁ: Ministéirí Eoc.: Máirín Uí Shé. Léitheoir: Scoláirí Samhraidh.

Offertory Collection
Weekly Envelopes: €1,212; Cash: €1,123. Total: €2,335. Míle buíochas.
Dioc Collection for the Sick and Retired Priests of the Diocese will be taken up next weekend, July 1st/2nd as a second collection after Communion. Please use the blue envelope in your box of envelopes or take an envelope from the Church.
White Fathers’ African Missionary Appeal
We welcome Fr. John O’Donoghue to all our Masses this weekend. He will speak on the work of the Missionaries of Africa (White Fathers) and a second collection will take place after Communion for the White Fathers. Your support would be greatly appreciated. “We come to your parish seeking your help that we may continue to pursue this goal.”
Ballinclár Cemetery Mass will take place next Friday, June 30th at 7pm.
Medjugorje Anniversary Mass will take place in St. Brendan’s Church, Tralee on Monday July 3rd at 7.30pm. All Welcome.
Course in Youth Ministry 2017-2018 will take place in St. John’s Pastoral Centre, Tralee on Tuesday nights from 8:00pm – 10:00pm, beginning on Sept 26th. It is aimed at adults over 21 years who may be interested in working and journeying with young people in a parish, school, youth service or other setting. Contact Tomás Kenny on 086 3683778 or tomaskenny@dioceseofkerry.ie if interested.
Ardfert Retreat Centre: Practical skills for stress management and emotional wellness, Sat. 8th July 9.45am-4.00pm. Contact: Anna O’Donoghue 0879447105.
Rally For Life – A Rally to support the retention of the 8th Amendment will take place in Dublin on Saturday, July 1st. Buses available, contact 01-8730465.
Kerry Archaeological and Historical Society Field Outing to Thomas Ashe home place in Kinard and the Lispole Ambush Site next Saturday, which is being coordinated by Tim Collins and Tony Bergin. Speakers: Dick Johnson/Marie Griffin in Kinard and Dr. Tim Horgan on the Ambush Site in Séipéal Naomh Eoin Baiste. Meet in the car park of O’Sullivan’s Barr, Garrynadur at 2.30pm.
Safe Tractor Driving Skill Training for 14 – 16 year olds. North, East and West Kerry Development in conjunction with the Farm Families Committee & Farm Relief Services deliver Safe Tractor Skills Training. The courses run for one day in the local area marts – Dingle Mart – July 3rd. The cost is €35pp / €20pp for those in receipt of Social Welfare. To register your place phone Tara in NEWKDs Dingle office on 066 7142788.
Designer Minds will be running a Primary Science, Design and Technology Summer Camp in Dingle. A week of fun, hands-on creative challenges and projects, for girls and boys who love to design, build and experiment. Visit www.designerminds.ie or call 087 631 0411″.
Al-non meeting every Saturday @ 8.30pm in Ré Nua, Goat Street, Dingle.
Cork Autism Conference – Understanding Autism, Empowering Potential on Sunday, September 17th, 8.30am – 5.30 at Clayton Hotel Silversprings, Cork. More info: www.bookwhen.com/autismcork or call 089 239 8900.

Aifrinntí Scoile – Deireadh na Bliana
Guímis rath Dé ar gach dalta ó Rang VI ag tosnú saol nua ar ball. Ceiliúrfar Aifreann Dé mar seo leanas i rith Mí Meitheamh.
(1) Scoil Caitlín, Cill Mhic a’ Domhnaigh: Dé hAoine 30ú, 9.15r.n.


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