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W/E 25/04/2021

posted Apr 23, 2021, 1:38 PM by John O'Sullivan   [ updated Apr 23, 2021, 1:40 PM ]
Priest on Call this week
Fr Pat O'Neill  065 6827799, 086 2612124

Priests Contact Numbers: 
Fr Damien Nolan  065 6837178, 086 8396636

Masses this Weekend  
Ruan: Saturday 24th April at 8:00pm:-  Months Mind Mass for the late Martin Flanagan, Ballygriffey, Ruan.
 (Live on Imeall Boirne Facebook page)

Masses next Weekend 
 Ruan: Saturday May 1st at 8.00 pm Mass of Anniversaries Dysart:- Mary O’Neill, Cathy O’Neill, Nora O’Neill, Sr. Cecelia O’Neill, Patricia Custy, Deceased members of the Custy family. Danny Griffin, Agnes Griffin, The O’Donoghue Family, Drummina, The O’Donoghue Family Cappamore, Kinvara, 
Michael O’Donoghue, Cooraclare, The Burns Family, Nooan, Ruan, Michael Lernihan, Ennis. Mary Glynn, Miko Neylon, James Hogan, Alfie Crowe, Miko Lyons.
(Live on Imeall Boirne Facebook page)  

On this fourth Sunday of Easter we are invited to reflect on the vocation given to each of us. In our Baptism we are called personally to follow Jesus whether we are young or old, a parent or individual, rich or poor, or in Religious Life, God has called each of us to fulfil a special role in life which cannot be done by any other. Let us make every effort to be faithful always to this calling. We are asked to pray for an increase of vocations to Priesthood and Religious Life today. 
Jesus said, “The harvest is great but the labourers are few. Pray that the Lord of the harvest will send labourers into His harvest". (Matthew 9: 37-38).

Religious Ceremonies  From Monday 26th numbers attending funerals increase from 10 to 25 mourners. Hopefully this is the start of getting our Religious Ceremonies back to a new normal. We will keep you all updated on any changes as they occur, especially where Sacraments of Baptism, First Holy Communion and Confirmation are concerned. Thank You! 

Please drop your Trócaire box or donation to Anne, Fr. Pat or to Fr. Damien, at your earliest convenience. Thank You!

Safeguarding Webinar We are holding a safeguarding webinar on April 21st and repeating it on 28th April at 7.00 pm. The webinar is for parish safeguarding reps and priests, it is approximately 1 hour duration. It will be covering the following areas: 
 Who are the Safeguarding committee and what they do 
 What is needed in relation to safeguarding with the Churches reopening 
 Updates on Garda vetting and adult safeguarding policy. 
The link is below and is the same link for both nights. You do not need to register all you need to do is click on the link below at the time on the date you wish to attend and you will be straight in the webinar. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88654043703? pwd=YlZrOVhVWG1uUzU3MnlhOE0zZEx1Zz09 
We hope you will be able to attend one of these nights. Thank You ! 

Weekly Donations now available Online. Sincere thanks to all our parishioners who have contributed during these restricted times when we were unable to personally be together at our Masses. You can now make a contribution by credit/debit card directly to your parish using the website www.killaloediocese.ie. 
The full contribution as received by the Diocesan website will be fully paid to your parish. 
Simply go to the Diocesan Website and click on the red “Donate to your Parish” button on the top of the page. You will be invited to select your parish and the parish fund you wish to contribute to. 
Donation envelopes or regular envelopes with your box number written on it must be dropped into Fr. Pat’s house and not left into the Church.

CúL Camp will take place in Ruan from 12th to 16th July. Booking is now available on following link: https://www.kelloggsculcamps.gaa.ie/booking/online/?camp=222&fbclid=IwAR0xCWtLLQTyWLXT_PmVDm8b0GerUiCherSJ0lUqKcmG2VLd2ZQmgYfCqQU

Signed Mass Cards are available from Anne in the Imeall Boirne Office on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. 
Also from Fr. Damien & Fr.Pat

Imeall Bóirne Office All requests for Weddings, Baptisms, Anniversary Masses, Months Mind or Special Occasion Masses for any of the Churches are to be booked directly through Anne in the Imeall Bóirne Office: 065 6890865 email: imeallboirne@outlook.com. 
All submissions for publication in the newsletter no later than 5 p.m. on Tuesday. Items received after this time will not appear in the weekend Newsletter. 

Clothes Collection: The recent clothes collection organised by Toonagh School Parents Association brought in €1,080 - €300 of which has been given to Toonagh Hall and Sports Complex, from which the children get great use. 
The organisers wish to thank all those who contributed and helped in any way

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