Weekly Newsletter - 17th March 2019


 2nd Sunday of Lent

17th March, 2019
Fr.Denis Stritch P.P. 029 68007/086 2206607
Parish Website www.rockchapel.ie
Masses for the Week
Sat:         7.30 p.m. – Danny Murphy, Glounakeel.
Sun:       10.00 a.m. – Kitty O’Callaghan, Milleen.
Sun:       11.00 a.m. – Siobhan Collins, Meenygorman. 1st Anniversary.
Vigil Mass next Saturday nightis in Meelin at 7.30 p.m.
Confessions at 7.00 p.m.
Readers for Next Weekend.
Sun:        10.00 a.m. – Katie Stack.
Eucharist Ministers next weekend
Sun:        10.00 a.m. – Noreen Murphy & Elaine Coughlan.
Mass intentions next weekend
Sat:         7.30 p.m. – Jerry Buckley, Gooseberryhill.
Sun:       10.00 a.m. – Eileen Twomey, Meenkeragh.
Sun:       11.00 a.m. – Ita Browne.
Collections Last weekend
Rockchapel: €205                                                                    Meelin: €409
The annual collection for emigration will be taken up at all masses this weekend. 
Winning numbers were 12, 19, 26, 28. No Jackpot winner. Next jackpot is €3,200. Lucky Dip Winners of €25: Marie Stack; Aileen Cahill; Jim Murphy. Seller’s Prize: Marie Stack.
Donkey Derby
St. Peter’s Juvenile Club annual fundraiser, A Donkey Derby, will take place in Paddy Molly’s Bar, this Sunday night, 17th March at 9.00 p.m. Please support. Great night guaranteed.
GROW Community Mental Health will have a church gate collection next weekend 23rd/24th March. GROW is a support programme for people coping with any emotional or mental health issue in their lives. There are over 120 groups in the  country. In North Cork we hae a GROW meeting every Monday night at 8.00 p.m. in the Duhallow Resource Centre, Kanturk (rear of Kanturk Community Hospital). It is free to attend, totally confidential, just come along, no referrals needed. You will get a very warm ewelcome. If you would like more information on GROW, log onto www.grow.ie or phone office on
021-4277520 or Noreen 086-1726004.
Cycling in Newmarket/Meelin/Rockchapel
A meeting to set up a leisure cycling club for Newmarket and surrounding areas will be held on Thursday, March 21st at 8.30 p.m. in the CYMS hall Newmarket. Cyuclists of all ages and all abilities are welcome. For further information contact Con on 087-1672549
Boherbue Comprehensive School
Best of Luck to Boherbue Comprehensive School senior boys football team in the All Ireland Final next Saturday, 23rd March against Ballybay Community College. Time and Venue TBC. Check out www.boherbuecs.come for more details. 
A special Cork group Christmas Pilgrimage to the Holy Land and also special Cork Pilgrimage to the Holy Land 31st October for Halloween. 8 nights, taking in Bethlehem, Jerusalem, Mount Tabor, Cana, Nazareth, Jericho, River Jordon, Dead Seanad n Sea of Galilee. Also, Speical Cork Fatima/Lisbon Pilgrimage for the Feast of St. Anthony, 9th – 14th June. Full Day trip to Lisbon. Prayers, mass & Hungarian Stations of the Cross in Fatima. Contact James Treacy 086-0572216.
Congratulations to Caoimhe Broderick on will the County Scor Na Paisti last weekend for Sean Os dancing. Well done Caoimhe.