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Week 19/06/2011

posted Jun 17, 2011, 5:43 AM by Unknown user


 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


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

Dysart:     Thurs & Fri                        9.30am


WEEKLY COLLECTIONS               -   Thank you very much for your contributions

PDF:  €570.00              Baskets: €232.00         Candles: €31.00           Priests’ Coll: €925.00



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

Readers next Sunday:         Ruan:  James Hannon                           Dysart:  Philip McGuane

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

Euch Ministers next Sun:    Ruan:  M O'Donoghue & P O'Halloran     Dysart:  F Lyons & F Custy


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.

PARISH COUNCIL MEETING:  This Monday, June 20th in the Parochial House at 9pm.

50th INTERNATIONL CONGRESS:  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).

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.

ORDINATION IN OUR DIOCESE:  Ger Fitzgerald will be ordained a priest for our Diocese this Sunday.  Let us remember him in our prayers.

BURREN OUTDOOR RETREAT:  Friday, 1st July - Sunday, 3rd July.  Journey Through Burren with its Limestone Pavements, Flora and Sacred Sites.  

Let the beauty of the place renew you in body & Soul.  Residential or people may commute.  Booking:  Des 085 1614951 / 065 6827749.

THE SKYRIDE ETAPE HIBERNIA CYCLE:  Roads CLOSED 21st August 2011.  Details:  www.clarecountycouncil.ie / www.etapehibernia.com

RURAL BROADBAND SCHEME 2011:  This is an EU funded measure under the Rural Development Programme in co-operation with the Dept. of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, designed to make a basic broadband service available to premises in rural locations which are not served by existing internet service providers.  

Closing date for application under the scheme is 29th July 2011.

KNOCK:  Bus going to Knock on Saturday, 2nd July.  There are a few seats still available.  Contact Sheila Lynch on 087 6546637.

YOUTH 2000 SUMMER FESTIVAL, CLONMACNOIS, CO OFFALYThursday 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.

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




LOTTO RESULTS W/E 11/6/2011Draw No. 1: No’s Drawn: 5, 7, 8, 26.  No Jackpot Winner.     Draw No. 2: No’s Drawn: 1, 4, 12, 25.   No Jackpot Winners.    

Lucky dips €30 each:  Mary O'Halloran, Fiintan MacCotair, Pat Ryan, Patricia Casey, Breda & Ger Keating.  

Jackpots for draws on June 18th:  (1) €10,000, (2) €1,500. 

CLUB HOODIES:  Please contact Sandra Punch 087 2902275 or Louise O'Halloran 087 2448104 in this regard.

                                                                                                                Ger Lyons – Club PRO