Weekly Newsletter

Sunday, 22nd April 2018


Day Mass Time Intention
Saturday 7.00pm Máire Gaffney (A),
Maureen Gaffney (A),
Douglas Howell (A),
John Lipper (A).
Sunday 10.00am Deceased members of the Ryan Family of Beechwood, Golf Links Road.
Sunday 11.30am Con Twomey (A),
John Kenzie (A),
Gerald Leonard (A),
Margaret and Fay Campion (A).

Please pray for those whose anniversary is at this time.


Weekday Masses

Day Mass Time Intention
Monday 9.45am Eamon O’Gorman, R.I.P. (Birthday Remembrance).
Tuesday 9.45am George Stapleton, R.I.P.
Wednesday 9.45am Michael Shannon, R.I.P.
Thursday 9.45am Special Intention.
Friday 9.45am Paula Ryan (A)

Offertory Collection

€1,110.00. Sincere thanks.


Conradh na Gaeilge

Wish to express their gratitude to all who contributed to their recent Churchgate Collection. The amount raised was €225.00.


Adoration

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament continues each Tuesday from 10.00am to 10.00pm.


Baptisms

We welcome into the Parish Community those who were baptised recently:

  • Arlo Foley, son of Sandra and Gary of Bloomfield;
  • Foster Ryan, son of Joanne and Glen of Malahide Road, Dublin.

Wedding

  • Danielle Sweeney, daughter of Maria and Michael of Raheen and Raymond O’Connell, son of Karen and Pascal of Caherline.

We wish Danielle and Raymond a wonderful life together.


Invitation

Bishop Leahy is pleased to invite you to the Inauguration of a Memorial honouring Saint Pope John Paul II, Freeman of Limerick City on Monday, April 30th at 3.30pm at Bishop’s Quay, Limerick. The Memorial will be unveiled by Mayor Stephen Keary and blessed by His Excellency Jude Thaddeus Okolo, Papal Nuncio to |Ireland.

Saint John Paul II, a Pope who promoted culture and the family was canonised by Pope Francis in Rome on April 27th, 2014. Many people fondly remember his visit to Limerick in 1979.

Please spread the word about this significant event.


Society of St. Vincent de Paul

Do you have some spare time and an interest in volunteering with the Society of St. Vincent de Paul? We are looking for new members interested in volunteering their time and skills in the following areas: Assisting us with our technology and systems, doing home visits, advocating in the areas of social justice or the developing world, shop volunteers or working in our Drop in Service.

To find out more you are welcome to attend our Recruitment and Information Evening on Wednesday, April 25th at the Savoy Hotel, Limerick, commencing at 7.30pm. For further information please phone 061-317327.


Parish Heart Screening Offer

Pulsewave Ireland Heart & Artery Screening in Limerick next week. The Bpro certified to measure CASP to 99.17% in comparison to an angiogram and as seen on TV. As Heart Disease is still the biggest killer in Ireland we try to make it affordable for everyone to be screened. Normal cost of screening is €50 per person, Parish offer €30 per person. For that we check your Blood Pressure, Heart Rythm, and Casp of heart, arterial flexability and Blood flow. We can access the risk of heart attack or stroke with a simple non invasive test.

Venue: Thursday 26th April, The Kilmurry Lodge Hotel Castletroy. Appointments available from 11am to 8pm daily. Call 087-7151623 to make an appointment. Spaces are limited.

The Screening is medically approved and each person will receive a detailed printout which they may discuss with their own GP.


G.A.A. Lotto

There was no winner of the Jackpot of €20,000 which was drawn on 19/04/2018. The numbers drawn were 3, 10, 11 and 25.

The Lucky Dip winners of €50 were: Martin Sheehan, The Fairways; Pat Conlon, Glenside; Ger Cosgrave, Mount Green and Josephine Hayes, Ballysheedy.


Intentions for Next Weekend:

Day Mass Time Intention
Saturday 7.00pm Deceased members of the Ryan Family, Beechwood.
Sunday 10.00am
Sunday 11.30am Deceased members of the Shannon and Callaghan Families and John Fitzgibbon (A).