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W/E 16/06/2013

posted Jun 14, 2013, 4:15 AM by Unknown user

Mass Of Anniversaries In June:

Ruan:        Sunday 16th June at 11.15 am

                    Gerry Daffy   Maura Daffy   Darragh O’Donoghue     Bridget Courtney   Jack McMahon & Eileen McMahon, Ballytigue                       Michael O’Sullivan, Dromore

We pray for the repose of the soul of Michael Meehan from Ennis, brother of Mary Byrt who died recently.


Weekday Masses:

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

Dysart:                  Thursday  and Friday at 9.30 am


WEEKLY COLLECTIONS:     Thank you very much for your contributions.

PDF: €714.87          Baskets: €115.03      Candles:  €13.72        Education Fund:  €5.00 

Lourdes Invalid Collection:  €55          Priests Collection:  €1044.10 



Readers this Sun:       Ruan:   Emer O’Halloran                      Dysart:  Maria Peoples

Readers next Sun:      Ruan:   Laura Neylon                          Dysart:  Rebecca Crowe

Euch Mins this Sun:    Ruan:   Loretta Kenny                          Dysart:  Rosemary Foudy

Euch Mins next Sun:   Ruan:   Nora Power                             Dysart:  Pat Lynch

LOURDES DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE:  Bishop Kieran O’Reilly SMA will lead this year’s Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes from June 26th to 1st July.  At €670 it is the cheapest  Diocesan pilgrimage price out of Ireland in this the Centenary year of the First Irish pilgrimage to Lourdes in 1913. Booking details available on the Killaloe Diocese website. www.killaloediocese.ie                                                       

IMEALL BOIRNE PILGRIMAGE TO CROAGH PATRICK on Saturday 20th July. Bus leaving Corofin at 8:00 a

ANNUAL KILLALOE PILGRIMAGE TO KNOCK SHRINE takes place on Sunday 7th July, sharing with Ferns as we have in previous years. See Poster at back of Church for Bus Contact details.

CLARECARE: The Clarecare Annual Church gate Collection will take place in Ruan and Dysart today. Clarecare’s family and childcare activities throughout the County depend on the support and generosity of the Community. Your help and support is very much appreciated.


FAITH GATHERING SEPTEMBER 2013: A date not to be missed 13th15th September 2013, a diocesan faith congress event at St Flannan’s College Ennis. Join with the people of the diocese of Killaloe in a weekend of talks, workshops, choirs, youth events and displays. Something for all.

CLARE YOUTH SERVICE ANNUAL SALE will take place on Friday 21st June 8.30 to 2 pm at Clare youth service Carmody Street Ennis - Monster cake sale, new & nearly new clothes, bric a brac.  Please support


I walked a mile with Pleasure, She chatted all the way,

But left me none the wiser, for all she had to say. 

I walked a mile with Sorrow, And ne'er a word said she,

But, oh! The things I learned from her, When Sorrow walked with me

(Robert Browning Hamilton)

CANCER MAN 2 MAN, Men only meeting at Sláinte an Chláir, Clare Cancer Support Centre, Kilnamona, Saturday the 22nd of June at 11 am

CLARE 10K – MOVE WITH THE PEOPLE  - RUN, WALK OR JOG.  Sat. 22nd June 2012 at 10.00 am at Lees Road Sports Complex, Ennis.  Proceeds to Clare Haven Services - supporting women & children who experience domestic abuse.  Please support this great cause - Register online at www.clare10k.ie

FRANCISCAN MISSIONARY SISTERS FOR AFRICA: Sr Eunice Quigley, a Franciscan Missionary Sister for Africa who has worked in Africa for many years will speak at Masses today. She will give first hand information on the spreading of the Good News in the African countries in which the Sisters work. You will have an opportunity to participate in this work by your prayer and financial contributions.

BUS TO KNOCK: Bus going to knock on Saturday 29th June, coming through Toonagh and leaving Ruan village at 9:00. Names and deposits to Eileen at  065 6828243 or Sheila at 065 6837717

RUN FOR READING Scoil Mhuire Ruan is hosting a 6km Run on Thursday June 20th starting at 7 pm from the school.  You may Race, Run, Jog or Walk, (buggies also welcome).  Entry Fee €10 per person or €20 per family. 

All funds will go to support new reading programmes in the school. Registration in school from 6 pm - 6.45 pm.  Refreshments afterwards in school hall.

SENIOR CITIZENS LAHINCH HOLIDAY: The Annual Senior Citizens holiday to Lahinch will take place from the 18th to the 23rd July. Please give your names to Mary O’Donnell at 087 9776583 or Sheila Lynch at 087 6546637

MOONLIGHT TO MIDNIGHT STROLL: A beautiful moonlight to midnight stroll by the Flaggy Shore in the heart of the Burren in New Quay Bellharbour will take place on Friday night 21st June the Summer Solstice. People are asked to assemble at New Quay Church at 9.30pm for a 10.00pm start on the Flaggy Shore. The stroll is 8 km approx. All proceeds from the stroll will go to fund the RNLI Lifeboats Information from Joe Queally on 0876260301



CLARE V CORK MUNSTER HURLING S/FINAL on  Sunday 23/06/2013                                                                                                         Tickets are available for this match, prices are, €30, €25 and €15. Please note there is a €5 reduction, for every batch of fifteen that a club orders in each category. Family tickets at attractive prices are also available. 

Please contact John O Sullivan @ 0872420535 by lunch time this Monday.

Lotto Results: W/E: 09/06/2013   Nos. drawn – 3, 6, 7, 26.  No jackpot winner.  

Five lucky dips: Rory Carey, Pat O’Halloran & Christy Courtney, Catherine Lyons, Mary O’Connor and Joe O’Donovan.           

Next Week’s Jackpot: €3750.       Team:  Frank Lyons         Venue:  Dalcassian