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W/E 21/01/2018

posted Jan 19, 2018, 5:28 AM by John O'Sullivan   [ updated Jan 19, 2018, 5:46 AM ]

Priest on call in Imeall Boirne this week is
Fr. Pat O’Neill, 065 6827799/086 2612124:  Fr. Seamus Nohilly, 091 633124 085 1443021

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
Ruan: Sunday 27th January 10:00 am  Mass of Anniversaries:-  Cliff Tompkins,  John Howard,  Deceased members of the Howard family
Carmel Cusack,  Kevin O’Halloran,  Kitty Quinn,  Paddy Quinn,  Maryann Vaughan,  Paddy Vaughan,  Martin Vaughan,  Patsy Vaughan
Michael Vaughan,  Paddy Casey,  Bridget Callinan

Dysart: Sunday 21st January 7:00 pm First Anniversary:-   Mary King

Today also we pray for Imelda Micks, Ennis, sister of Teresa Custy, Toonagh, who died last week. May she rest in peace.

Masses next Weekend
Dysart Sunday 28th January 2018 7:00 pm First Anniversary—Kathleen Hassett

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

                                                        Dysart:  Thursdays - Hourly from 10am to 1pm


Weekly Collections:   PDF €855.93,    Priests’ Collection: €460.00 

Thank you very much for your contributions.

Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist

Ruan       Sunday at 10:00 am                                      Dysart     Sunday at 7.00 pm

Reader this week:    Padraig Casey                                     Reader this week:           Laura Cahir

Reader next week:   Garry Shannon                                   Reader next week:        Frances Browne

Euch Min this week:   Teresa Cullinan                              Euch Min this week:     Aidan Hastings

Euch Min next week:   Carrie Droney                                Euch Min next week:    Monica Tierney


Thought for the Week

“Sometimes the bad things that
happen in our lives put us directly
on the path to the best things that
will ever happen to us”

Imeall Boirne Cluster Meeting
Being held on Wednesday 31st January in St. Patricks Hall Corofin at 8:00pm All welcome to attend.

You Shall Be My Witness”
Volunteer Parents Confirmation Training evening takes place on Wednesday 24th January in the Community Hall Meeting Room, Ruan at 8:00pm.

Ruan Community Art The closing date for entries is 17th January, 2018
Subject - Any Community Games Sport. All details and entries to Moira O'Loughlin or Bernadette Kelly. Entry fee 2.00 per person.

Live the Word
A New Year is always a great opportunity to make a fresh start. Perhaps there is something in your life yourself you wish to change or let go of. Ask
yourself “what are the steps I need to make to create this”? Change allows for great personal growth which will be reflected in your life or within.

Pilgrimage to Medjugorje: on 14th June 2018 from Shannon to Split. Spiritual Director Fr. Paddy Conway. Price: €719.

Contact Bernadette Murphy 086 1634553.

Baptisms in the Imeall Boirne Parishes:
Next Baptism Preparation Meeting will take place in Tubber on February 10th from 11am to 12 noon and in Corofin on 10th March from 11 am to 12 noon.
Baptisms in the Imeall Boirne Parishes: Baptisms take place each Sunday of the Month at 12:30pm rotating between all the churches within each parish
Next in January 2108 are as follows:
Corofin 21st — Tubber 28th
In February 2018 as follows:
Ballinruan 4th — Dysart 11th ,   Kilnaboy18th — Boston 25th
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

Cancer Man 2 Man: Men only meeting on Saturday, January 27th at 11am in Sláinte an Chláir, Kilnamona.
Guest speaker on the day Nutritionist/Dietician.

Parkinson’s Support Group:The next meeting for people affected by Parkinson’s takes place at Carrigoran Health & Wellness Centre, NewmarketonFergus at 10.00 am on Friday 26th January. It offers a forum for discussion, support and information and to raise awareness locally about Parkinson’s and problems associated with the condition. These meetings include an activity that assists people living with Parkinson's such as Yoga, Dance, Physiotherapy or Tai Chi.
Contact 087 415 8430. All are Welcome

The Annual 10k Burren: Walk in aid of the Clare Branch of the Alzheimer Society will take place on Sunday Feb 11th from O'Donoghues Pub in Fanore. Sponsorship cards are from the Alzheimer Society, Cuan an Chlair, Cahercalla, Tel - 065 6868621

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.

World Meeting of Families 2018
Register: Individual pilgrims and families can now register for the main three-day WMOF2018 Congress from August 22nd – 24th, guaranteeing your ticket(s) for
the Festival of Families on Saturday 25th August and for the Closing Mass on Sunday 26th August. Register at: www.worldmeeting2018.ie.
Volunteer: This event will attract thousands of Irish and International pilgrims. Organising it and seeing it through will only be possible with the help of thousands of volunteers. Why not make volunteering your New Years resolution for 2018!
You can sign up now at:  volunteer@worldmeeting2018.ie or call 01-5676800

Charity Walk
Toonagh Charity Walk A sincere thank you to everyone who came out and supported our recent walk for Seeking Vision Clare Sunset Foundation . We are still counting the final amount collected and we will confirm same in next weeks’ newsletter.

Ruan GAA

GAA Lotto

Jackpot:  €4,200   Numbers Drawn 05, 10, 15, 21.

€30 Winners:  Michael Lynch, Kitty Crowe, Martha Casey, Patrick Crowe, Sean Ryan.

Next Weeks Lotto:   €4,350 in Mortys’-   Ted Wynn's Team.