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Week 12/06/2011

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Dysart:        Sunday 12th June at 9.45am

                       Bridie Crowe,    Micko Lyons, Jack Burke,  Sr. Margaret Burke,  Forde Family,   John Neylon,  Tom McDonnell,  Mai McDonnell   

                        Michael McDonnell, Thomas McDonnell

Ruan :          Sunday 19th June at 11.15am

                       Maura Daffy,  Darragh O'Donoghue,   Brigid Courtney, Kelly & Davis Family, John Foley,  Michael O’Sullivan, Dromore,  

                        Jack McMahon, Ballytigue ,  Eileen McMahon, Ballytigue

Your prayers are requested for the repose of the soul of Marie Green, formerly Marie McMahon, Gortcortha, Dysart who died in England.  Mass for the repose of her soul on Thursday, 16th June in Dysart at 9:30am


WEEKDAY MASSES       Ruan:        Mon, Wed, Sat       9:30am

    Dysart:      Thurs & Fri              9.30am


WEEKLY COLLECTIONS      -   Thank you very much for your contributions

PDF:  €2,398.00            Baskets: €173.00            Trocaire: €284.00           Ed. Fund: €159.00            

Priests’ Coll: €3,507      Bishop Comm:  €25.00    Lourdes Inv. Fund: €226.00


Readers this Sunday:          Ruan:  Confirmation Children                  Dysart:  Confirmation Children

Readers next Sunday:         Ruan:  Eileen Hannon                             Dysart:  Gerry Kelly

Euch Ministers this Sun:     Ruan:  M Finn & L Kenny                        Dysart:  F Lyons & R Foud

Euch Ministers next Sun:     Ruan:  B Ryan & N Power                       Dysart:  G Kelly & G Fitzgerald


annual church gate collection in aid of clarecare:  

Today, Sunday 12th June, 2011.

Ruan church - 100 years:  

We will be celebrating the Centenary of the opening of Ruan Church on Sunday, 24th July.  Mass will be celebrated by Bishop Kieran O'Reilly.  

All are welcome.  Please invite members of your families or friends that might be living away from our parish.


West County Hotel, Ennis on Sunday 12th June from 10am-2pm.  Enrol 9:30am-10am. Cost:  Donation.  

People to make their own arrangements for lunch.  Tea/Coffee provided. 


Monday, 20th June in Parochial House at 9:00pm.


YOUTH 2000 SUMMER FESTIVAL, CLONMACNOIS, CO OFFALY Thursday 4th - Sunday 7th August 2011.  For young people age 16-35.  An opportunity not to be missed to experience the Catholic faith and meet many new friends.  Donation only.  Free buses available from around the country.  For more information contact 085 8289231 / 01 6753690 or book online: www.youth2000.ie.


The Showgrounds, Ennis on Sunday 19th.  Adm: €5.  Proceeds go to Clare Crusaders.


Preparing with a National Eucharistic Congress at Knock Shrine on 25th and 26th June.  People from every diocese will gather in Knock on 25th June and there will be a liturgical celebration in every diocese the following day, 26th June.  Knock celebration begins with Eucharist at 3:00pm, preceded by anointing of sick at 2:30pm.  

Buses will travel from Ennis (Glynns / PK Travel).

THANK YOU:  Irish Heart collection on Sunday 5/6/2011.  Total collected:  €405.64.

QUIZ NIGHT:  Sat, 2nd July at 9:00pm in Morty Kelly's.  This is in aid of Ruan Playgroup.  All welcome.

TIDY TOWNS:  The Tidy Towns Committee thank you for your support over the past year in keeping our village & its surroundings looking so well.  Judging of this year’s competition is taking place over the coming weeks and we would appreciate if an extra special effort could be made by everyone to keep the village looking neat,           litter-free and attractive while the competition is taking place.  We would encourage people to consider putting out hanging baskets, painting premises, picking up litter etc.

COFFEE MORNING:  Toonagh Hall on Thurs. 23rd June from 10am to 12noon, to raise funds for the Clare Crusaders Clinic in Barefield.   The Clinic offers free services to children with special needs - cerebral palsy, spina bifida, autism, language delay, Downs Syndrome - such as speech and language and occupational therapists, physio, reflexology.   The also run a special needs pre-school.   As the Centre receives no State assistance, it depends on the generosity of the community and the families of the children who use it, so the organisers of the Coffee morning will welcome your support.



LOTTO RESULTS W/E 4/6/2011Draw No. 1: No’s Drawn: 2, 11, 14, 25 No Jackpot Winner

Draw No. 2: No’s Drawn: 1, 2, 11, 22   No Jackpot Winner.  

Lucky dips €30 each:  Johnny O'Donoghue, Pat O'Loughlin, Marie O'Connor, Michael Lynch, O'Connor family. 

 Jackpots for draws of Saturday June 11th:  (1) €10,000, (2) €1,200. 

FIELD DAY:  A sincere thanks to all patrons and volunteers for making the above event a great success.  Thank you.

CLUB HOODIES:  It is intended that these will be available for purchase shortly.  Price list and sizes will be announced soon.

                                                                                                                Ger Lyons – Club PRO