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W/E 08/04/2018

posted Apr 6, 2018, 5:49 AM by John O'Sullivan   [ updated Apr 6, 2018, 6:37 AM ]

Priest on call in Imeall Boirne this week is:-
 Fr. Seamus Nohilly, 091 633124 /085 1443021.

Priests Contact Numbers:

Fr. Pat O’Neill, 065 6827799/086 2612124: Fr Damien Nolan, Tel: 065 6837178/086 8396636. 

Weekday Masses:         Ruan:      Monday, Tuesday at 9:30 am.     Dysart:     Wednesday at 9:30am

Masses this Weekend
Ruan: Saturday April 7th 5:00pm :- Seanie O’Connor  Months Mind
Dysart: Sunday April 8th 7:00 pm Mass of Anniversaries:-  PJ Callinan,  Bridget Callinan  Shelia Callinan, Dromelihy Cooraclare   Michael Keating,         Br. Luke Keating   Mary O’Neill,   Francis O’Neill

Today we pray for Anna McGowan nee Galvin, Castlerea, Roscommon and formerly of Ruan and also for Sr. Albe Morgan Tipperary                                            formerly of Dysart (sister of Jim Joe) who died recently.
May their gentle souls rest in peace. Amen

Masses next Weekend
Dysart: Saturday April 14th 11:00 am:-   First Holy Communion Ceremony for the children of Toonagh N.S.
Ruan: Sunday April 15th 10:00 am:-   Months Mind  Geraldine O’Brien 
Mass of Anniversaries:-  Kevin Pyne,  Paddy Pyne,  Mary Casey,  Michael J. Casey  Deceased members of the Reddan family
Pat O’Brien,  Hilary O’Brien  John O’Brien, Michael O’Brien, Kilkee East 
“Do This in Memory” for First Holy Communion Children of Ruan

Eucharistic Adoration:       Ruan:   Wednesdays - Hourly from 3pm to 7pm

                                                        Dysart:  Thursdays - Hourly from 10am to 1pm

Weekly Collections:   PDF €1,146.00,  Priests Easter Collection € 3,486.00,   Trócaire: €1,486.00
Thank you all for your kind contributions

Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist

Ruan       Sunday at 10:00 am                                  Dysart     Sunday at 10.00 am

Reader this week:     Liam Jones                                     Reader this week:   Mat McCormack 

Reader next week:    Aidan Lawton                                Reader next week:   Laura Cahir

Euch Min this week:   Mary O Halloran                        Euch Min this week:   Edel Bluett

Euch Min next week:   Sheila Lynch                               Euch Min next week:  Sinead Noonan



Thought for the Week

“The great gift of Easter is
hope - Christian hope which
makes us have that confidence
in God, in his ultimate triumph,
and in his goodness and love,
which nothing can shake”.
(Basil Hume)

Dates for First Holy Communion Ceremonies
Dysart - April 14th 11:00 am,  Ruan - April 28th 11:00 am,  Corofin - April 28th 11:00 am.  Kilnaboy - May 12th 11:00 am
Crusheen - May 12th 11:00 am,  Boston/ Tubber - May 12th 11:00 am

Baptisms in the Imeall Boirne Parishes: Baptisms take place each Sunday of the Month at 12:30 noon rotating between all the churches within
each parish as follows:

April 2018 in  Dysart 8th.    Corofin 15th.   Boston 22nd

Next Baptism Preparation Meeting will take place in Ruan on 14th April from 11 am to 12 noon.
All people intending to have children baptised must complete the baptismal preparation course before each child is baptised. All forms for the above are
available from Anne at the Imeall Boirne Office. Phone No: 065 6890865. Email: imeallboirne@outlook.com

IMEALL BOIRNE CLUSTER Over 55's Exercise Classes

A combination of standing and seated exercises focusing on bone strength, flexibility and mobility of all joints, balance and endurance. € 5.00 per class.
Every Wednesday as follows:   Ruan Community Centre at 1.15pm

Aged 16-35? Looking for a place to share and grow in faith? Youth 2000 prayer meeting, Fridays, Poor Clare’s Oratory Ennis at 7:00pm
Join us for adoration, music, reflection, chats and tea. All welcome.

The Accord Marriage Preparation Courses for Clare 2018 are taking place in the Ennis Parish Centre, Station Road Ennis on Fridays from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm and on Saturdays from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm on selected dates during the year. Details are available from Accord on 085-2358384 or 065-6824297.
Booking is advisable 6 months in advance.  Cost of Course is €170.00

Toonagh Craft Mornings
The craft mornings in Toonagh Hall on Wednesday mornings from 11:00 am to 12:00 noon, hints/tips on knitting, crochet and enjoy a “cuppa” with friends.

The Annual Tractor Run Fundraiser  for Ruan Tidy Towns and Graveyards maintenance held on Easter Sunday was a great success.
Many thanks to all who supported

Cute As A Button—Arts & Crafts for Kids
In Toonagh Hall on Sat morning from 9:15am to 10:45am, pay as you go classes for children aged 4 to 12 years. €10 per child or €15 for two siblings. For more info call Pamela Vaughan 0876224698 or Aisling Hurley 0863751807.

Date for the Diary.
The local Apostolic Works Society are working towards their annual display of works which will be held in Ruan Community Centre on April 15th. Anyone wishing to donate a sacred vessel in memory of someone they wish to commemorate, or on their own, or their family’s account may contact Eileen Roughan,
Mary Marrinan or Eileen Hannon.

Local History Group Meetings are held in Morty Kelly’s on Tue evenings at 8:30p.m. All welcome!

World Meeting of Families 2018
The second get-together takes place in the meeting room in Crusheen Church at 8pm on this Monday 9th April . Everyone is welcome
to come, chat and explore “The realities of family life today” Refreshments served.

Ruan GAA

GAA Lotto

Jackpot:  €5,500   Numbers Drawn 12, 13, 19, 23.

€40 Winners: Nellie Kelly,  John Kelly,  Tony Brohan, Owen O Donnell,  Mary Byrt

Next Weeks Lotto:   €5,600 in Mortys’-   Frank Lyon's Team.