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W/E 07/10/2012

posted Oct 4, 2012, 2:27 AM by Unknown user


Ruan:            Sunday 7th October at 11.15 am

                        Tom Vaughan     Jack Galvin     Mary Galvin    Jimmy Lee     Paddy O’Halloran    Johnny McNamara  Mary McNamara     

Ruan:            Friday 12th October at 8.00 pm

                        1st Anniversary Mass for Brigid (Dillie) O’Brien Caherlough

Dysart:          Sunday 14th October at 9.45 am

                        Joe Nestor     Pat Nestor      Sr. Nora O’Neill     John Hehir     Anne Hassett

Ruan:            Sunday 21st October at 11.15 am

                        Mortimer Hayes       Brian Meaney    John O’Connor   Mary O’Connor Deceased Members of the O’Connor Family


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

Dysart:                  Thurs and Friday at 9.30am

WEEKLY COLLECTIONS:   Thank you very much for your contributions.

PDF:  €2725.39   Baskets:  €45.08     Candles:  €41.03           Peters Pence:  €110.50

Lourdes Invalid Collection: €15.00   Education Fund:  €10.00

Priests Benevolent Fund:  €135.70   Priests Collection:  €174.00

                        READERS & MINISTERS OF THE EUCHARIST:

Readers this Sunday:          Ruan:   Laura Neylon             Dysart:  Mark Corry

Readers next Sunday:         Ruan:   Garry Shannon           Dysart:  Emer Mulqueen

Euch Ministers this Sun:     Ruan:   Sheila Lynch               Dysart:   Geraldine Fitzgerald

Euch Ministers next Sun:    Ruan:    Marian Lyons            Dysart:   Michael Lynch

MEETING OF ALL PARENTS OF CONFIRMATION CHILDREN on Tuesday 9th October in the Hall in Ruan at 8.00 pm

MONASTIC EXPERIENCE WEEKEND:  for those who wish discern the possibility of a monastic religious vocation in the Monastery of St Alphonsus, St Alphonsus Road, Dublin 9 on 12th – 14th October 2012.  For details contact Email: contact@rednuns.com or  Phone: 01-8305723

DAY FOR LIFE: Sunday 7th October 2012. Day for life is celebrated yearly by the Catholic Church in Ireland, Scotland, England and Wales. It is a day dedicated to raising awareness about the meaning and value of human life at every stage and in ever condition:  www.dayforlife.org.

PRO-LIFE MEETING. According to our Bishops we are at “decisive moment for Ireland”. Be informed on what is the current threat to unborn human life in Ireland. Thursday 11th Oct, Limerick City, Clarion Hotel, (ample parking, €2 per hr) Steamboat Quay @7:30pm.

MISSION MONTH: October is celebrated as Mission Month. Kindly visit World Missions Ireland  www.wmi.ie  or Mission Alive website  www.imu.ie . The Killaloe Diocesan website is:  www.Killaloediocese.ie and has a link for details of events happening during the month. Two key events are Mission Sunday which this year is celebrated on Sunday October 21st and National Day of Prayer for Children which we encourage parishes and schools to celebrate on this coming Friday  the 12th October

PROF. MACCON KEANE, Oncologist will host a questions and answers session in Slainte an Chlair , Clare Cancer Support , Kilnamona on Sat October 13th @ 11am. Please contact 0876912396 or visit www.clarecancersupport.com for further info.

ANAM CARA'S biggest fundraiser is taking place on Saturday 3rd November 2012.... The Anam Cara National Bag Pack is taking place in Dunnes Stores Grocery outlets across Ireland.  We would be delighted if you would consider helping us between 10am - 2pm or 2pm - 6pm on Saturday the 3rd of November at your nearest Dunnes Stores.  All offers of help are very much appreciated as this is a wonderful opportunity to raise the funds we will need for the Anam Cara group activities in 2013.

TRAINING FOR DEFIBRILLATOR: The local GAA. Club has made the defibrillator, located at the Parochial House in the Village, available as a resource to the Parish. Volunteers are needed from both sides of the parish to undergo training in using the defibrillator in the event of an emergency.  Ideally, the contact individual would be a local, based in the parish who would not have far to travel, should an emergency arise. Volunteers will attend a certified training course and a refresher course as necessary at a later stage. For further information contact Edel at 0861014357

CAHERCALLA HOSPICE COFFEE MORNING: Acknowledging a further €20 received last week in support of Cahercalla Hospice - this brings the total in Toonagh to €805.00. The generosity of the community is much appreciated.

KITCHEN SESSIONS: The Kitchen Sessions continue in Toonagh on Fri. nights, 7 to 9 p.m.  Adm. €1.  All welcome to join in the traditional singing, music and dancing.

CAMOGIE NEWS: Junior Girls had tough semi final game against Broadford on Sunday last, coming away as winners on a score line of 5-4 to 3-8. Ruan girls now in Final of the Junior B against Feakle on October 13th. Following  on with Club Success, U14 girls had a comprehensive win over Burren, semi final  game to be played on 13th October with opponents yet to be confirmed.   Mary Hickey O’Brien


MINOR CLUB: Under10s and Under12s  have now finished training in Ruan pitch. They will  commence training again on Saturday mornings  at 11am in Lees road, starting on Saturday 20th October. Under13s are through to knock out stages of Clooney/Quin tournament. 

Ruan/Corofin Under15s  are playing Cratloe  in Corofin this Sunday morning at 11 30am.   Susan Rice     

LOTTO RESULTS: W/E 30/09/2012   Nos. drawn 7, 12, 21, 22. No jackpot winner. 

Five lucky dips: Murphy Family, Pat O Halloran, Michael Crowe, Mary Roughan and Gerard Keating.  

Next Week’s Jackpot: €4500      Team: Frankie Lyons   Venue:  Purcells.   Ger Lyons