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posted Jan 30, 2015, 12:22 PM by John O'Sullivan

Mass of Anniversaries In February


Ruan:          Sunday 1st February 2015 at 10.00 am

                    First Anniversary Mass – David O’Brien

                    Tony Byrt      Orla Byrt Kinnane      Deceased members of the Byrt family

   Deceased members of the Cusack family     John Joe Hynes     Una Hynes

    John Waring    Lily Waring    Martin Collins    Paddy O’Rourke   Bridget O’Brien          Jack Doherty   Joe Moloney   Deceased member of the Moloney family                                            

Dysart:       Saturday 7th February 2015 at 6.30 pm

                    Mrs. Mary McCarthy, Clifden Corofin               Jimmo Marrinan          Claire Marrinan             William Hehir            Bridget Hehir           John Hehir


Ruan:          Sunday 8th February 2015 at 10.00 am

                    Months Mind Mass for Francie Cahir, Kells, and 2nd Anniversary Mass for Noreen Cahir

Ruan:          Sunday 15th February at 10.00 am

                    Gerard Daffy       

Blessing of Candles – Monday 2nd February, Candles for use throughout the year will be blessed at  the 9:30 am Mass in Ruan.

 Feast of St Blaise – Tuesday 3rd February, throats will be blessed at masses in

                    Ruan at 9:30 am and in Dysart at 8:00 pm


Friday 6th February is the First Friday and calls will be made as usual.                                        

Weekday Masses   Ruan:      Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday at 9.30 am                                  Dysart:    Tuesday at 8:00 pm.     Thursday and Friday at 9.30 am    

Weekly Collections:     Thank you very much for your contributions.

PDF: €516.01          Baskets: €81.80           Candles:   €20.79            Bishops Comm:  €145.40     Priests Collection:  €100.00       

Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist

Dysart     Saturday at 6.30 pm                              Ruan     Sunday at 10.00 am

Reader this week:              Emily Mulqueen              Reader this week:            Marie Slattery                        

Reader next week:             Laura Cahir                    Reader next week:           Rachel O’Loughlin

Euch Min this week:           Edel Bluett                     Euch Min this week:         Mary O’Halloran

Euch Min next week:          Flan Lyons                     Euch Min next week:        Sheila Lynch

Next Baptism CourseTubber on Saturday 14th February from 11:00 am to 12 Noon

Imeall Bóirne Cluster Meeting in Corofin on Tuesday night 10th February at 8:00 pm

Meeting of Baptism Group in Crusheen on Thursday 26th February at 8:00 pm.

Aware Depression Support Group meets: Ennis – Tuesdays at 8pm, Day Hospital Gort Road.    Aware Support Groups are free to attend, no referral necessary.

Thought for the Week:

Every day we live is a priceless gift of God, loaded with possibilities

to learn something new, to gain fresh insights.             (Dale Evans Rogers)


The Parents Association of Toonagh National School will hold a clothes collection day on Thursday 12th February to raise funds for school supplies. Clothes, shoes, handbags, curtains, bed linen are all welcome. Toonagh Hall will be open from 9am-10am, 1.45pm-3pm and 6.30pm-7.30pm on the day to drop off donations. We would really appreciate your support.

Thank you to all who supported the recent Toonagh Walk for Seeking Vision Clare Sunset Foundation, all those who helped on the day, it was very much appreciated. Total amount raised €2,465.

Many thanks Breda McCullough

Introduction To Meditation & Yoga - The Red Gates, Killeen, Corofin

Commencing Tuesday February 3rd, 2015 from 7pm to 9pm, for four weeks, every Tuesday Cost: €60 payable on the opening class, includes refreshments. For further information and to reserve a place please contact Tony (Sananda) on 087 3900393

Free Benefit 4 IT Classes on how:  Send/Receive Email, Online Banking, Use of Apps, Digital Photography, Use of Social Media etc. at CIOC, Elevation Business Park, Clonroad, Ennis, Co. Clare. Phone: 065 6841009 or email@ education@cioc.ie. 

Fundraising for Special Olympics Cleo Yates, Director of Safeguarding in the Diocese is a volunteer to the Special Olympic World Games being held in Los Angeles, summer 2015.  As one of the fundraising events Cleo is holding a coffee morning on Friday 6th February in the Cathedral Chapter Room, Ennis after 10:00 a.m. Mass.  All are welcome.  If anybody would like to make a donation and cannot attend the coffee morning, she would very much appreciate your support in helping her to raise funds for this event and has created a fundraising page www.mycharity.ie/event/cleo_yates_event

Medjugorje pilgrimages: 7 nights’ apartment B&B, airport transport, flight and pilgrimage program for €550 per person sharing on 13th, 15thand 20th April 2015. Contact 01 44 34510 or email reservations@med-irishcentre.com to make your booking. Call for other dates in April, May & Sept

 Ruan Camogie Club is holding its official registration night in Ruan Community Centre on Friday 6th February 2015 at 7:00 pm in conjunction with Ruan Minor Hurling Club.

Adult players and girls from U6 to U18 along with their parents are requested to attend. All players have to be registered in order to train or play with the club for 2015. New players always welcome.

Refreshments will be served. Any queries contact 087 9135525 Mary Hickey

Ruan Gaa:  

Minor Club Ruan Registration Night 2015

Ruan Minor Club is holding its official registration night in Ruan Community Centre on this Friday, February 6th at 7.00. All Boys from Under 6 to Under 18 need to register on this night in order to train or play with the club for 2015. This year the club is promoting a Family membership rate for €80 which also includes a weekly lotto ticket. For more details see the player registration section on www.ruan.gaa.ie. Refreshments will be served after to children and adults.