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W/E 15/04/2018

posted Apr 14, 2018, 3:31 AM by John O'Sullivan   [ updated Apr 14, 2018, 3:45 AM ]

Priest on call in Imeall Boirne this week is:-
 Fr. Pat O’Neill, 065 6827799/086 2612124:

Priests Contact Numbers: 

Fr Damien Nolan, Tel: 065 6837178/086 8396636. 

Fr. Seamus Nohilly, 091 633124 /085 1443021.

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

Masses this 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, Christina O’Mahony,  The Lynch Family Crusheen
“Do This in Memory” for First Holy Communion Children of Ruan
Today we pray for Angela Moylan Kilfenora, mother of Mary O’Connor, Cloona, Dysart, who was laid to rest during the week.
May her gentle soul rest in peace.

Masses next Weekend
Dysart on Friday 20th April at 8:00pm: Memorial Mass for Sr. Ailbe Morgan

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

                                                        Dysart:  Thursdays - Hourly from 10am to 1pm

Weekly Collections:   PDF €783.72,  Priests’ Easter Collection: €960.00
Thank you all for your kind contributions

Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist

Ruan       Sunday at 10:00 am                                  Dysart     Sunday at 7:00 p.m.

Reader this week:     Aidan Lawton                                Reader this week:   Laura Cahir

Reader next week:    Anne Foley                                     Reader next week:  Frances Browne

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

Euch Min next week:   Marion Lyons                             Euch Min next week:  Pat Lynch



Thought for the Week

The Lord measures out
perfection neither by the
multitude nor the magnitude of
our deeds, but by the manner in
which we perform them”
(St. John of the Cross)

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:

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.

Knock Retreat: on Tuesday and Wednesday last the 68 Confirmation Candidates in the Cluster travelled to Knock for their Retreat Day.
A very pleasant Retreat was had by all and we offer a sincere thank you to all who accompanied the students on these trips.

Imeall Boirne Cluster Meeting:
The next Cluster meeting takes place in Crusheen church meeting room on Thurs 19th April at 8:00pm. All Welcome!

Boirne Youth Connect Activities: Last weekend, 26 youths from our Cluster travelled to a Net Ministries Surf Retreat in Donegal. A lovely
experience was had by all.
On Friday 13th April, in Ruan community centre the BYC youth group attended a Missionvale presentation by Fr. Donough O'Meara and John O'Sullivan.
Thanks to all involved.

Cois na hAbhna "Fun Bingo” Munster Fleadh Fundraiser in on this Sun April 15th from 3pm - 6pm. Adults €10 - Children €5. All Welcome!

Imeall Boirne Prayer Book We are currently working on an Imeall Boirne Parishes Prayer Book which will contain numerous prayers and
reflections . If you have any favourite prayer that you would like to be included in the Prayer Book please contact Anne in the Imeall Boirne Office to submit same. This special Prayer Book will be available in all nine churches in the Imeall Boirne Cluster

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.

Apostolic Works Society.
The local Apostolic Works Society are working towards their annual display of works which will be held in Ruan Community Centre on this Sunday 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:  €5,600   Numbers Drawn 03, 06, 16, 21.

€40 Winners: Ciara Page,  Elaine Ryan,  Tony Meaney,  Gerard O Halloran,  Mary Quinn.

Next Weeks Lotto:   €5,700 in Mortys’-   Ted Wynn's Team.