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W/E 12/07/2015

posted Jul 9, 2015, 12:07 PM by John O'Sullivan

Anniversary Masses in July:


Dysart:        Saturday 11th July at 6.30 pm

                    Miko Lyons                Paddy (Tull) Crowe        Joe McDonnell        David Morris         Mary Morris         Sweeney Brothers


Ruan:          Sunday 12th July at 10:00 am

                    Months Mind Mass for Kitty Purcell


Ruan:          Sunday 19th July at 10.00 am

Michael Casey        Fr. Tim Casey    Sr. M Baptiste Casey    Margaret O’Regan      Pappy O’Halloran         Maura Daffy     Gerry Daffy      Darragh O’Donoghue    

Michael Hynes, Aughrim Kelly       Deceased Members of O’Loughlin Family, Dromore       Pat Casey            Paul Meaney


 Weekday Masses:         Ruan:     Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday at 9.30 am.              Dysart:   Thursday and Friday at 9:30 am


 Weekly Collections:     Thank you very much for your contributions.

PDF: €1169.50     Baskets: €168.08      Candles: €21.64      Education Fund:  €5.00  Lourdes Invalid Fund: €138.00     Peter’s Pence:  €230.00   Priests Collection:  €97.00       


 Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist

Dysart    Saturday at 6.30 pm                                      Ruan     Sunday at 10.00 am

Reader this week:        Edel Bluett                                       Reader this week:       Rachel O’Loughlin

Reader next week:       Monica Tierney                               Reader next week:      Deirdre Crowe

Euch Min this week:     Flan Lyons                                      Euch Min this week:    Geraldine Crowe

Euch Min next week:     Pat Lynch                                      Euch Min next week:   Teresa Cullinan


 Next Baptism Course: Corofin on Saturday 18th July from 11:00 am to 12 Noon


 Imeall Bóirne Pilgrimage to Croagh Patrick on Saturday 18th July leaving Corofin at 8:00 am.  Bus €20.00. Contact Fr Damian at 086-8396636 to book a place.


 Imeall Bóirne Cluster Meeting in Crusheen on Wednesday 22nd July at 8:30 pm



ACCORD COUNSELLING Services Are you experiencing difficulties in your Marriage / Relationship?  Accord Counsellors offer couples and individuals a safe, professional, inexpensive counselling service.   To book an appointment with a Counsellor, contact ACCORD ENNIS in complete confidence. Tel: (065) 6824297.


Pre Marriage Course:  The Pre Marriage course run by Accord or the course run by the Redemptorists are acceptable by the Diocese. The courses run by Avalon and others are not acceptable.

Thought for the Week

Watch your thoughts, for they become words,
Watch your words, for they become actions,
Watch your actions, for they become habits,
Watch your habits, for they become character,
Watch your character, for it becomes your destiny.


Lough Derg: Time for Body & Soul; Annual 3 day Ennis Parish Pilgrimage to Lough Derg; Mon 3rd August to Wed 5th. Bookings being now taken at Parish Office 065 6824043


Céilí at the Crossroads Festival Concert on Sunday next 12th July in the Abbey Hall @ 8.00p.m with the Máirtín O’Connor Band featuring TG4 Musician of the Year Máirtín O’Connor, world famous musicians Dónal Lunny & Zoe Conway.   Proceeds will go to the local District Day Care Centre.  Tickets €15, are available in Day Care Centre, from committee members or 085 8309292.


Clare Champion: Anyone wishing to have a news item in the Clare Champion, Ruan & Dysart Notes, should contact Rose Foudy before 12 noon on Mondays - 0870610212 or rosemaryfoudy@gmail.com


The Alzheimer Society Clare Branch:  The Alzheimer Society's Dementia Specific Day Care Centre in Ennis, currently has client vacancies.  Accepts clients from all over Co Clare.  Meaningful activity programme tailored towards clients, interests, experiences and personalities.  Bus service available were possible.  Meals provided.  Cost 7 Euro per day.  Queries in relation to Daycare Services contact Linda Murphy 0879152151.  Queries in relation to Home Care Services contact Clare Office 065 6868621


Eircode is the new postcode system for Ireland.  During July a letter will be sent to all addresses in Co. Clare, notifying them of the 7 digit Eircode for that address Your address does not change, you simply include the Eircode at the bottom of your address.  There are many benefits to using Eircode, including making it quicker and easier for medical emergency services and others to locate addresses.  It is safe to give an Eircode to anyone you would normally give your address to. 


Ruan GAA:
 Ruan Minor Club
: Under 8: The under 8s had two blitzes recently in Parteen and Scariff. Ruan fielded two teams at each blitz and did well overall. 

Ruan GAA Summer Camp: This starts on Monday July 13 at 10am until July 17. Registration can take place on Monday morning. This promises to be an action-packed and fun-filled week of activity during the summer holidays. All details on www.kelloggsculcamps.gaa.ie


Lotto Results:  W/E: 05/07/2015:  No’s drawn:  4, 5, 23, 28.           No Jackpot Winner:

Five lucky dips: Eilish Duffy, Yvonne Ryan, Adrian Cassidy, Paul Howard and Catherine Taaffe.   

Next week’s Jackpots:   €3,600      Team:  Ted Wynne       Venue: Purcells.

Calling to Fr. O’Neill:  If anyone is calling to Fr. O’Neill at the Parochial House, please ring his mobile phone 086 2612124 beforehand to ensure that he will be there to meet you.


Items and Notes for the Newsletter:  Items for the Newsletter should be dropped into the Parochial House before 10.00 am on Thursday each week or ring 6827799 and leave a message on the voice mail or email ruandysartparish@gmail.com.