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W/E 12/02/2012

posted Feb 14, 2012, 5:56 AM by Unknown user   [ updated Feb 14, 2012, 5:57 AM ]

Mass of Anniversaries in February:

Dysart: Sunday 12th February 9.45am

            Maisie O Loughlin        Mary McCarthy, Clifden, Corofin   Jimmo Marrinan   William Hehir

            Deceased members of the O’Loughlin Family

Ruan:   Sunday 19th February 11.15am

            Gerard Daffy      Paddy Mc Mahon    Michael Casey     Joan Daly       


Weekday Masses

RUAN:                    Mon/Tues/Wed/Sat           9.30am

DYSART:                 Thurs/Fri                                 9.30am

Weekly Collections

PDF:   €1870.57        Baskets:         €186.37         Candles:               €36.40

Bishops Commission:      €65.00     Priests Coll:   €355.00         Priests Ben Fund:    €5.00

Thank you very much for your contributions


Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist

Readers this Sun:      Ruan:  Garry Shannon                        Dysart:  Gerry Kelly

Readers next Sun:    Ruan:  Aidan Lawton                         Dysart:  Emily Mulqueen

Euch Mins this Sun:   Ruan:  Loretta Kenny                         Dysart:  Pat Lynch

Euch Mins next Sun: Ruan:  Pat O’Halloran                       Dysart:  Frank Custy


First Communion Preparation Liturgy:  This will take place at Mass in Ruan this Sunday.

Parish Council Meeting:  A Parish Council meeting will take place this Tuesday 14th February in the Parochial House at 8.00pm.

Tidy Towns Fundraiser:  For anyone wishing to donate old clothes, shoes, bed-linen, blankets and old broken mobile phones to the Tidy Towns Organisation, Toonagh Hall will be open on Monday 13th from (9.00am to 12.00pm) where items may be left in.  This is a fundraiser to raise monies towards projects in the parish.

Lough Derg, A Day of Friendship & Prayer:  Ash Wednesday 22nd February 2012.  Guest speaker: Brother David Jardine, Director of Interdenominational Divine Healing Ministries.  Boats run from 10:30am.  Brother David will give the Address at 12 noon; this will be followed by lunch (soup and sandwiches).  After lunch you will have time to meet people from other Churches and enjoy the peace of the Island.   Suggested donation €20 includes refreshments on arrival and light lunch:  Departure 2.30 pm.  Book now to avoid disappointment ( 071 9861518 (from NI 686 32391) or email info@loughderg.org  www.loughderg.org.

St. Valentines Tea Dance hosted by the West Clare Family Resource Centre is  being held at the Kilrush Golf Club on 12th February between 3.30pm and 6.30pm.  Patrick Roche will be rocking the afternoon away.  €5 entry fee.  Please phone Eliza 065 9052173 for information on available transport, €3-€5 return.

Ennis Padre Pio Group Trip to Rome, San Giovanni and Sorrento- Ex Cork:  Visiting Rome, Sorrento, the Amalfi coast and more..!  September 10th-17th 2012.  €995 pps taxes included.  Led by Mary O’Sullivan.  Spiritual Director:  Fr Tom Hogan.  For booking form contact Mary O’Sullivan ( 087 1247669

The Irish Youth Choir celebrates its 30th birthday this year  and are touring the newly formed Irish Youth Chamber Choir in the coming weeks.  Irish Youth Chamber Choir perform MESSENGERS a stunning programme of sacred and secular music sung by Ireland’s finest young voices, at St Mary’s Cathedral Limerick on Saturday 18th February at 8.00pm, Tickets from UCH ( 061 331549 or www.uch.ie.

The Alzheimer Society’s Dementia Specific Day Care Centre in Ennis:  

Currently has vacancies for clients.  The Centre offers a homely atmosphere in which we strive to stimulate clients in a friendly and safe environment.  Specialist Activity Programme tailored towards clients’ interests, skills, experiences and personalities. 

Cost €7 per day, meals provided.  Bus  pick up and drop off where possible.

For information contact Linda Murphy ( 065 6823514  mobile 087 9152151.

The Community Games Talent competition takes place this year in Sixmilebridge on March 25th.  Categories:  Solo Dance Modern or Disco, Solo Singing, Solo Recitation,

Solo Music, Group Dance – Irish/Contemporary, Set Dancing, Group Singing. 

Entries to Moira O’Loughlin by March 2nd  2012 with fee of €4 per person per event.


Lotto Results Week Ending 05/02/2012.   Numbers Drawn:  02, 21, 24, 27.   No Jackpot winner.    

Five Lucky Dips:  John Cleary, Mary Cullinan, Darren Punch, Brian Roughan, Peter Lyons.  

Next Week’s Jackpot €6,600.  Venue:  Dalcassian   Team:  Seán Ryan

Ger Lyons

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