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W/E 15/07/2012

posted Jul 16, 2012, 2:11 PM by Unknown user   [ updated Jul 16, 2012, 2:18 PM ]

Mass of Anniversaries in July:                                 

RUAN:    Sunday 15th July 11:15am

             Gerry Daffy,  Maura Daffy,  Darragh O’Donoghue,  Annie Hayes,  Stephen Hayes,  Jimmy Hynes,  Michael Casey, Fr Tim Casey,

             Gerry Liston, Mary Madigan,   John Madigan,    Paddy Casey                               

             Deceased members of the O’Loughlin Family, Dromore.

RUAN:    Tuesday 17th July, 6:00pm:  1st Anniversary Mass for Michael Hynes.

RUAN:    Wednesday 18th July, 8:00pm:  Month’s Mind Mass for Sr. Grace O’Brien.

DYSART:    Sunday 29th July, 9:45am:  1st Anniversary Mass for Joe Hurley, Druminsin.


Weekday Masses:

RUAN:                    Mon-Sat                9:30am

RUAN:                    Tues                        6:00pm

RUAN:                   Wed 8:00pm

DYSART:                 Thurs-Fri                 9:30am

Weekly Collection:

Peter Pence:  €58.00        PDF:  €783.00      Candles:        €36.00  

Baskets:         €194.00         Lourdes Invalid Collection:  €15.00      Priests Coll:  €135.00   


Thank you very much for your contributions

Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist:

Readers this Sun:       Ruan: Mary Carmel Carroll         Dysart: Mark Corry

Readers next Sun:     Ruan: Emer O’Halloran               Dysart: Edel Bluett


Euch Mins this Sun:    Ruan: Marion Lyons                      Dysart: Geraldine Fitzgerald

Euch Mins next Sun:  Ruan: Tommy Sheedy                   Dysart: Frank Custy

Imeall Boirne Pilgrimage to Croagh Patrick:  Saturday 21st July.  

Contact Mary Lee  086-6000103.

The Nihell Chalice 1713:  This Silver Chalice was gifted to Ruan Parish and it was given on loan to the County Museum.  I went to the Museum to recover the Chalice to be told that,  it was returned to Fr Tom Burke in Carrigoran.   Neither Carrigoran House or Fr Burke’s family know the whereabouts of the Chalice.  Have you any idea where it might  be?

Baptism Preparation Course Next Baptism Preparation Course will take place on Saturday 21st July from 11:00am-12:00 noon in the Hall at the back of the Sacristy in Crusheen Church.

The Irish Catholic Paper:   Available at Church Door.  Price €1.30.

Recent Baptisms:  We Welcome to our Community:  Saul Michael McGibney, Son of Gavin & Jacinta.   Samantha Martina Vaughan,  Daughter of Declan & Pamela.  Odhran Patrick Ryan, Son of Barry & Rosemarie.   Tadgh Patrick Lynch, Son of William & Elaine.  Orlaith Claire Flanagan, Daughter of Pat & Lourda.

Clonmacnois Youth Festival  9th-12th August 2012.  Inspiring Talks, Music/Workshops.


Ruan Community Games Church Gate Collection - €475.00.  Many thanks to all who contributed so generously. 

Clare Archaeological and Historical Society will hold an outing led by archaeologist Graham Hull on Sunday, July 15th to some interesting Burren ringforts including Caherconnell, An Cathair Mhór, and An Rath.  Entrance fee of €5 will apply for Caherconnell.  Meet at the carpark at Caherconnell at 1:00pm.  All welcome.  Any queries phone Edel: 087-9165916 or email: emgreene@eirecom.net

Cancer Man To Man Support Group for men affected by cancer including current patients & survivors.  Facilitated by cancer survivor Tony Cogan.  Saturday, 21st July at 2:00pm, Slainte on Chlair, Clare Cancer Support.  Contact 087 6912396 or visit our website  www.clarecancersupport.com for details.

Holy Land Pilgrimage Cancelled The Diocesan Pilgrimage to the Holy Land in November has been postponed.  This decision was made during the week following advice that the Diocese received with regard to the political situation in the Middle East at this time.  All who have booked will be contacted individually during the coming days and a full refund will be made.  It is hoped to have the Pilgrimage in the coming years when the situation improves.

Killaloe Diocese Autumn Pilgrimage to Lourdes:  The Autumn pilgrimage leaves from Shannon on Tuesday 2nd October returning on Sunday 7th October.  Cost €650.  For details contact Fr Tom Ryan, 061 364133.

Clare Branch Cystic Fibrosis wishes to thank you for your generous contribution to its recent church gate collection.

Ruan GAA News:

Lotto results for Week Ending  8/7/12.  No’s drawn 4, 16, 17, 22.  No Jackpot Winner.

Five Lucky Dips:  Niall O’Connor, Vincent Neylon, Patrick Crowe, Eryn Moroney, Frankie Lyons.  

Next Week’s Jackpot €2,700.  Venue:  Purcells    Team: Frank Lyons.

Junior B Hurling Championship Ruan were unlucky to be beaten by Scariff in the Junior B 1st Round last Sunday on a scoreline of 

Scariff  1:17   Ruan  2:11.                                                                                                                                  Ger Lyons      Club PRO