MASS OF ANNIVERSARIES IN APRIL
Ruan: Sunday, 17th April at 11:15am: Kevin Pyne, Paddy Pyne, Christina Mahony,
Martin Corless, Paddy Lyons, Margaret Lyons, John Flanagan, Mary Flanagan
Ruan: Sunday, 24th April at 11:15am: 1st Anniversary of Anne O’Brien & also Pat O’Brien
Ruan: Mon, Tues: 9:30am Dysart: Wed: 9.30am
HOLY WEEK & EASTER MASSES & CELEBRATIONS
CHRISM MASS: Wed 20th April @ 7.30pm: Cathedral of SS Peter & Paul, Ennis. All Welcome
MASS OF THE EUCHARIST: Holy Thursday @ 8.00pm at Ruan
GOOD FRIDAY CELEBRATIONS: Dysart: 3.00am Ruan: 8:00am
EASTER VIGIL MASS: Dysart: 7.00am Ruan: 9:00am
DAWN MASS: Teampal Hugh O’Connell, Aughrim Kelly – in by C. Kenny’s House – 6.00am
EASTER DAY MASSES: Dysart: 9.45am Ruan: 11:15am
GOOD FRIDAY: Friday next is a day of fast & abstinence.
CONFESSIONS FOR EASTER:
There will be confessions for Easter in Ruan Church on Tuesday night next 19th April @ 8.00pm
WEEKLY COLLECTIONS - Thank you very much for your contributions
PDF: €846.10 Baskets: €143.93 Trocaire: €14.00 Priests’ Coll: €155
Priests’ Easter Collection will be taken up next Sunday.
This collection will be taken up this Sun & during Holy Week. It’s an opportunity to give to the less well off people of our world. These are difficult times for lots of people
but we must try out best. Trocaire contributions last year €4,216.72
We welcome to our community Ethan James Howard, son of Trevor & Eimear. Béibhinn Lily O’Loughlin, daughter of Mark & Liz.
EASTER EGG HUNT: will be held on Easter Sunday in Toonagh Hall from 2 – 5. there will be refreshments, a raffle & entertainment for all. The winners of the poster competition will be announced. Cost: 5 once child; €10 for two; €12 for three; €14 for four.
READERS / MINISTERS OF THE EUCHARIST
Readers this Sunday: Ruan: Aidan Lawton Dysart: Geraldine Fitzgerald
Holy Thursday: Ruan: Anne Foley
Good Friday: Ruan: F O’Halloran/P Cotter/ Dysart: Gerry Kelly
Holy Saturday: Ruan: E Hannon/J Hannon/ Dysart: Philip McGuane
M Carmel Carroll
Easter Sunday: Ruan: Emer O’Halloran Dysart: Emily Mulqueen
Euch Ministers this Sun: Ruan: G Crowe, L Kenny Dysart: G Fitzgerald, F Lyons
Good Friday: Ruan: Dysart: F Custy, E Bluett
Vigil Mass: Ruan: M Finn, N Pound Dysart: P Lynch, M Lynch
Easter Sunday: Ruan: B Ryan, P O’Halloran Dysart: F Lyons, G Kelly
PILGRIMAGE TO ROME, ASISI & SAN GEIOVANNI:
26th September – 3rd October 2011
Group Leader: Mary Kelly, Tulla, Co. Clare 065 6835519. Flights from Cork Airport. Return bus transport from Ennis - Limerick – Cork. €999.00
Burren Outdoor REtreat:
Friday 29th April – Mon 2nd May. Would you like to come on a journey with us through the Burren with its limestone pavements, flora & fauna and ancient sacred sites. Let the beauty of the place renew you in body & soul. Residential (people within easy reach may commute). Contact: Mary 087 9701130 or Noirin 087 9459151
RUAN & DYSART APOSTOLIC SOCIETY: wish to thank most sincerely those who helped towards the success of their annual display day. Special thanks to those who did knitting, sewing, crochet, embroidery and rosary beads. Many thanks to those who donated sacred vessels, prizes for raffle & our honorary members. We appreciate very much those who supported us on the day. A total of €3870 was collected towards medical & educational needs in the missions. Thank you all for your generosity.
TIDY TOWN AGM: will be held in Morty Kelly’s Bar on next Tues night 19th April @ 9.00pm. New members are invited to attend. Volunteers are also needed for a ‘Spring Clean’ of the village & its environs, the date will be announced at the AGM.
Well done to U-12 team that beat the Burren & Crusheen in the Blitz in Corofin on Saturday. Best of luck to our U-14 team that will play the second round of the championship on Wed next against Bodyke. Good Luck Girls! Catherine Lyons PRO
RUAN GAA NEWS:
LOTTO: 10/4/11 - Nos. drawn: 11, 16, 17, 23. No Jackpot Winner.
Five lucky dips €30 each: Edel O’Regan, Ger Meaney, Brendan Lynch (Toonagh), Dolores Courtney, Fr. Pat O’Neill, PP.
Next week’s Jackpot: €9,600.
Venue: Dalcassian Team Captain: John Punch
MATCH RESULT: Ruan secured a five point victory over Bodyke.
RUAN GAA WEBSITE: If you have any articles / old photos that can be scanned, please contact the undersigned or John O’Sullivan. Ger Lyons – Club PRO
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