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W/E 13/01/2013

posted Jan 11, 2013, 4:07 AM by Unknown user

Mass Of Anniversaries In January:

Dysart:           Sunday 13th January at 9.45 am

                        John Joe Cullinan     Paddy Crowe    Tim Howard       Paddy Hawkins

                        Sr. Teresa O’Connell     Tommy Leonard       Br. Luke Keating       Tom Cahir

Ruan:              Sunday 20th January at 11.15 am

                        John Howard      Christy Howard    Maura Howard     Michael Howard  Cliff Tompkins    Jimmy O’Brien      Mary O’Brien         Peggy O’Brien  Patrick O’Brien   Ann O’Brien      Agnes O’Brien    Bridget Dilly O’Brien  Josie O’Brien       Carmel Cusack      Cusack Family       Nan O’Halloran  Paddy Casey        Anthony Byrt         Byrt Family        Orla Byrt Kinnane  Fr. John Meehan     John Kirwan       Nancy Kirwan     Pat O’Donoghue     Maisie O’Donoghue   Paddy Quinn     Deceased Members of Quinn Family

Weekday Masses:

Ruan:                      Mon, Tue, Wed and Sat at 9.30 am

Dysart:                   Thurs and Friday at 9.30 am

Weekly Collections    Thank you very much for your contributions.

PDF:  €494.20             Baskets:  €177.56                Candles:  €36.14           

Lourdes Invalid Collection:  €80.00        Priests Collection:  €380.00 


Readers & Ministers Of The Eucharist:

Readers this Sun:         Ruan:   Eileen Hannon                Dysart:  Edel Bluett

Readers next Sun:        Ruan:   James Hannon                Dysart:  Rosemary Foudy

Euch Mins this Sun:     Ruan:   Monica Cassidy               Dysart:  Edel Bluett

Euch Mins next Sun:    Ruan:   Geraldine Crowe            Dysart:  Pat Lynch

Baptism Courses: Ruan on Saturday 19th January from 11.00 am to 12 Noon

                                    Crusheen on Saturday 16th February from 11.00 am to 12 Noon

Volunteers Required for Ruan and Dysart Churches:

  • Readers
  • Ministers of the Eucharist
  • People to count collection Money 

Migrant Sunday – 13th January: Today the Church invites us to remember all migrants, both those who have left Ireland to find a new life elsewhere and those who have come to live here from other countries.  Migrants are people of hope.  Pope Benedict calls their travels Pilgrimages of Faith and Hope.

Killaloe Diocesan Online Surveys:  Have Your Say - For the past year the Diocese of Killaloe has been engaged in a Listening Process to hear the concerns and hopes of all in relation to the future of the Church. If you would like to make your voice heard, please consider taking our online survey. There are two surveys available online on the Killaloe Diocesan Website, one for Young People and one for Adults. You can log on to the site at www.killaloediocese.ie

Sr Ethel Normoyle And Missionvale Ireland would like to thank you for your generosity to the Church Gate collection of € 431.30 and the Table Quiz where €1,365 was contributed.

Pilates classes Pilates classes resume on Thurs 17th Jan in Toonagh Hall, from 8.30 pm to 9.30 pm.  6 week course €45.  Contact Tracy Guilfoyle: 0860636837 for further details.

Bums & Tums: Bums & Tums classes starting Tue morning 15th Jan in Toonagh Hall 9.30 am for 6 weeks. €6 per class or block book - 6 for €30. Contact Aisling 0861928258 for details.

Kitchen Sessions: The Kitchen Session returned to Toonagh Hall on Fri. 11th Jan, and will continue on the Fri. nights. 

All welcome for music, singing and dancing.  Adm. €1.

Nollaig na mBan: Thanks to all who came to Toonagh Hall on Sat. night last for Mass and celebrations for Nollaig na mBan.   It was a great gathering of the community, who, after the mass enjoyed "high tea" and a sing-song.   Thanks also to those who helped in baking, making sandwiches, donating raffle prizes, helped with parking, and helping out in all sorts of ways, to make the night so special.

Clare Community Games – Art & Modelmaking: U8 – U16, Age as at 31st July 2013. Theme: Any Community Games Sport.  

Entries should be sent to Moira O’Loughlin by 22nd Jan 2013

Piano Available: to go to a good home, needs tuning, but otherwise in good order.  Contact Michael 0861004365

Toonagh Walk for Ennis Simon Community: Sun 20th Jan 2013 at 12:30 pm. Register at Toonagh Hall from 11:30 am. 3 Routes: 10.5k, 5k & 3k. Entry fee: €10. Scenic routes on quiet roads. Start & Finish at Toonagh Hall. Refreshments served after walk. Further info: Breda 0851947763 or 065683738. Please support Ennis Simon. Believe in people

Irish Heart Foundation  Heartsaver AED Defibrillation Course on Saturday 19th January from 12 noon to 5.00 pm and also on Saturday 26th January from 12 noon to 5.00 pm.  This course covers CPR to adult, child and Infant and also Choking and Medical Emergencies of Adult, Child and Infant. Twenty Volunteers required per day from the GAA and Community to take part. For further details Contact Emer O’Halloran 086 1733958

CAMOGIE NEWS: We would like to congratulate Brenda O' Donoghue on receiving the Junior B club star award from the Co Board at the Clare camogie awards night in the Auburn Lodge Hotel 0n 3rd January 2013.   Mary Hickey O’Brien


Ruan Minor Hurling Club are holding their AGM on Monday 21 January at 8 pm in Ruan Community Centre. All parents of children playing hurling and anyone from parish interested in promoting hurling are invited to attend.  Susan Rice Pro Minor Club 

Congrats to Ruan music group who have reached the Munster Scor final after their recent victory in the semi-finals in Cappamore, we wish them the best of luck in the final.         

Lotto ResultsW/E: 06/01/2013   Nos. drawn – 5, 17, 23, 25.  No jackpot winner.  

Five lucky dips: Pat Lynch, Conor Howard, Veronica McMahon, Pat Griffin and Caimin Howard.                  

Next Week’s Jackpot: €6,600    Team:  Sean Ryan    Venue:  Mortys.   Ger Lyons Club PRO