Weekly Newsletter

Sunday, 17th September 2017

Day Mass Time Intention
Saturday 7.00pm Maureen Russell (A),
Peggy Corrigan (A),
Nora Madden (A).
Sunday 10.00am Tom Dillon, R.I.P.
Sunday 11.30am Christy O’Mahony (A).

Please pray for all whose anniversaries occur at this time.

Weekday Masses:

Day Mass Time Intention
Monday 9.45am Peggy McNamara, R.I.P.
Tuesday 9.45am
Wednesday 9.45am
Thursday 9.45am
Friday 9.45am

Offertory Collection:

€1,090.00. Sincere thanks.


Heartiest congratulations to:

  • William Hanly, son of Bill and the late Marguerite of Killonan and Kerri Donlon, daughter of Phil and Paul of Blackrock, Cork.
  • Elaine Punch, daughter of Margaret and Brian of the Fairways and Greg Wixted, son of Terri and Niall of Raheen.
  • David Fitzgerald, son of David and Eileen of Ballysimon and Finola Molony, daughter of John and Helen of Murroe.
  • Tara Walsh, daughter of William and Catherine of Mayfield, Co. Cork and Fergal Clifford, son of John and Mary of Carraig-on-Shannon, Co. Roscommon.

We wish William and Kerri, Elaine and Greg, David and Finola and Tara and Fergal a wonderful life together.

Monaleen Choir:

Has resumed practice every Wednesday evening from 8.00 to 9.30p.m. in the Church. We would be delighted to have new members join our Parish Choir. Please contact Josephine Browne.

Monaleen/Milford Active Retirement Assoc:

Has resumed meeting after the summer break each Monday from 11am to 1pm in the G.A.A. Clubhouse. Due to ongoing work at the Clubhouse cars will have to be parked on the road outside for this meeting.

Diocesan Assembly:

Bishop Leahy invites members of the Parish Finance Committee, Pastoral Council, Safeguarding Reps, members of Choirs and anyone who ministers in any way to families to a Diocesan Assembly in the Castletroy Park Hotel on Saturday, September 30th from 10.00am to 12.30pm.

There will be a brief update on how the pastoral plan is progressing and information on the World Meeting of Families.

Irish Dancing Classes:

Kilmurry Arts & Heritage Centre (behind Hurlers’ Pub) commencing Thursday 21st September 6-7 p.m. Phone: 067-6410180.

Legion of Mary Pilgrimage to Knock Shrine:

Sun. 24th September. Bus leaves from Dunne’s Store, Henry Street, Limerick at 9.00am sharp. Fare €15. To book a seat contact Esther 061419870 / 0857672727 or Pat 061339246 / 0877132743.

ICA Castletroy:

Are back after the summer break on Monday 18th September, 8.00p.m. in Don Bosco Hall next to Milford Church. Great year ahead planned with demonstrations, workshops and talks. Would be delighted to see new ladies with an interest in becoming members.

Ringo Bingo:

Please support Aoife D’Arcy from Glenside with her fundraiser next Friday night 22nd September in JJ Bowles pub in Thomondgate. All proceeds go to the Hope Foundation. Ringo Bingo is a comedy night with a difference. The MC plays the intros to well-known songs. If that
band is on your sheet you cross them off (it’s not a quiz, he gives you the answer via comedy clues) first to fill the sheet wins prizes!

Autumn Station Envelopes:

Have been distributed throughout the Parish. You are asked to please return your envelope in support of the Priests of the Parish as soon as possible. Your generous support is greatly appreciated.

Eucharistic Minister Rotas:

Rotas are available at the back of the Church for the Eucharist Ministers. Please take a copy.

Anam Cara:

The organisation that supports bereaved parents is holding a Bereavement Information Evening on Thursday 21st September at 7:00pm in Milford Care Centre. This is a free event and open to all bereaved parents.

As Anam Cara will need to confirm numbers for teas, coffees, etc, please RSVP to info@anamcara.ie before Wednesday 20th September or call the Information Line on 085 2888 888.

Intentions for Next Weekend:

Day Mass Time Intention
Saturday 7.00pm
Sunday 10.00am
Sunday 11.30am John Walters (A).