Weekly Newsletter - 28th July 2019


 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time

28th July, 2019
Fr. Denis Stritch P.P. 029 68007/086 2206607
Parish Website www.rockchapel.ie
Masses for the Week
Sun:       10.00 a.m. – Jack Rahilly, Knockatoon.
Sat:         8.00 p.m. - Joe & Mary O’Connor, Meentinna
Sun:       11.00 a.m. – Emma O’Sullivan, Gooseberryhill.
Mon:      10.00 a.m. – Maurice Quinlan, Meenygorman.
Vigil Mass next Saturday nightis in Rockchapel at 8.00 p.m.
Confessions at 7.30 p.m.
Readers for Next Weekend.
Sat:         8.00 p.m. – Katie Stack.
Sun:        10.00 a.m. – Nora Mary Curtin.
Eucharist Ministers next weekend
Sat:         8.00 p.m. – Shelia Mulcahy & Kit Doody. 
Sun:        10.00 a.m. – Noreen Murphy & Elaine Coughlan.
Mass intentions next weekend
Sat:         8.00 p.m. – Ned & Kitty Curtin and the deceased members of the Murphy family, Meeng.
Sun:       10.00 a.m. – Julia Murphy, Toureanagreinne.
Collections Last Weekend
Door: Rockchapel: €389                                             Meelin: €226
Altar Society for August
Eily Mai Hickey, Breeda O’Callaghan, Eileen Mahony.
Collectors for August
Vigil: Mike Murphy, Thomas W. Murphy, Pat Murphy, Meeng.
Sunday: Dan Rahilly, John T. Curtin, Frank Curtin.
Lotto - Winning numbers were 5, 18, 19, 26. No Jackpot winner. Next jackpot is €5,100. Lucky Dip Winners of €25: Dora Stack; Tommy Con/Harry Potter; Maurice Toss Murphy Seller’s Prize: Dora Stack.
Dromcollogher Respite Care Centre
Dromcollogher Respite Care Centre – Harvest Fair and Vintage Rally 2019 will take place in August 4th commencing at 1.00 p.m. in Dromcollogher Show Grounds Field. A fun filled family day out with bouncing castles, mascots, reptiles, dog show, stalls, vintage and much more
Knock Shrine
This years National Novena at Knock Shrine takes place from August 14th to 22nd. This year is a very special milestone in the story of Knock as we celebrate the 140th anniversary of the Apparition on the 21st of August. With this in mind, the theme for this year is ‘Continuing Our Journey’. Novena 3.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m. daily. Seminars 12 Noon. Anointing 2.30 p.m. There are some very interesting guest speakers this year and commemorative events are planned for the Anniversary itself. For further details see notice board or www.knockshrine.ie
Lough Derg 2019
The Three Day Pilgrimage is currently open. You may begin on any day until Tuesday 13th August. Advance booking is not necessary.
The Lough Derg team can help you to co-ordinate public transport or link up with Pilgrimage Organisers in your locality.
Phone Lorraine on 071 9861518 (from NI 00 353 71 9861518) email: info@loughderg.org.
Pilgrimage to Fatima
Cloyne Diocesan Pilgrimage to Fatima 10th to 17th September. Flight from Cork to Lisbon. Full Board. Cost €819, single supplement €30 per night. Insurance included– Last few remaining seats available. Spiritual Director Fr. Patrick Winkle. Contact Pilgrimages Abroad Dublin, 01 6359300 or Local enquires from: Fr. Winkle, 024 92270, or Nora 087 2509184.
Useful Phone Numbers in the event of a sick call when Fr. Stritch is not available.
Fr. Francis Manning, P.P. Newmarket. 029-60999 or 087-1034025.
Fr. David Gunn P.P. Brosna. 068-44112
Fr. Peter O’Farrell, P.P., Milford. 063-80038 or 086-0371003.