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W/E 18/12/2011

posted Dec 19, 2011, 7:41 AM by Unknown user   [ updated Dec 19, 2011, 7:41 AM ]

Mass of Anniversaries in December

RUAN:  Sunday 18th December at 11.15am

            Paul Howard, Patrick O'Brien , Patrick Guthrie, John Sheehan, Mary O'Brien, Mary Guthrie, John Moroney

            Brigid O'Brien, Terance Guthrie, Jimmy O’Brien, Thomas Collins, Mrs. Eileen Corry, Margaret O'Brien, William Collins

             William Ballinger,  Brigid O'Brien,  Alan Finn                   

Weekday Masses

RUAN:                          Mon/Tues/Wed            9:30am           

DYSART:                       Thurs/Fri                        9.30am            

Christmas Masses

Christmas Eve Mass     Ruan    6.00pm             Dysart  9.00pm

Christmas Day Mass     Dysart  9.45am             Ruan    11.15am

Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist

Readers this Sun:        Ruan:  Ann Foley                      Dysart: Adrian Corry

Readers 24th:              Ruan: Claire Cullinan              Dysart: Catherine Lynch

Readers 25th  Dec:     Ruan:  Phoebe Cotter            Dysart: Geraldine Fitzgerald


Euch Mins this Sun:    Ruan:  S Lynch & F Howard    Dysart: G Kelly & R Foudy

Euch Mins next Sun:  Ruan: M Lyons & E Hannon    Dysart: F Lyons & F Custy

Euch Mins  25th Dec:  Ruan: T Sheedy & M Griffin    Dysart: P Lynch & G Fitzgerald

Weekly Collections

PDF:  €1629.00              Baskets:  €222.54                  Priest’s Collection: €175.00

Candles: €30.45           Mission Sunday:  €10.00       Nov. Offerings:  €20.00

Pence:  €25.00             Bev Fund: €35.00         

                        Thank you very much for your contributions


Priests Christmas Collection:  This collection will be taken up next weekend.

Confessions for Christmas: Confession will be held in Ruan Church on Wednesday night next at 7.00pm.  All are welcome.

Goal Mile: The Goal Mile will take place on Christmas morning in the Fair Green Ennis (St. Joseph’s Hospital side) between 11.00am and 1.00pm.  Crawl, walk or run one mile.  Make a donation to the poorest of the poor worldwide.  Fun occasion for all the family.   For details contact Mary Collins, Organiser  - (  086 1029000.

The Irish Blood Transfusion Service will be holding a Blood Donor Clinic in The West County, Ennis on:

Monday 19th December &Tuesday 20th December - 6.00 pm- 9.00 pm.   Wednesday 21st December & Thursday 22nd December - 2.00pm-5.00pm.


Lotto Results Week Ending 11/12/11:  Nos drawn 7, 8, 9, 18.  No jackpot winner.

Five Lucky Dips:  Cian Cassidy, Mary Maher, Ralph Morgan, Ann Lough, Eileen Murphy.   

Next Week's Jackpot:  €5400     Team: Frank Lyons     Venue: Morty’s

Ruan GAA A.G.M: Our Annual General Meeting takes place this evening in Ruan Community Centre at 7.00pm.  All are welcome.

Club of the Year Award:

Ruan minor club recently received a Club of the Year Award from Bord na nÓg, Iomáint.  It is a fitting reward for all the players, coaches, officers and supporters of Ruan Minor Club in 2011.  Mile Buíochas!

Ger Lyons 

Club PRO