Weekly Newsletter 3rd June 2018


The Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ

3rd June, 2018

Fr.Denis Stritch P.P. 029 68007/086 2206607

Parish Website www.rockchapel.ie


Masses for the Week


Sun:       10.00 a.m. – Sr. Aloysius Duggan.

Thurs:    10.00 a.m.

Fri:         8.00 p.m. – Ita Murphy, Knockatoon.



Sat:         8.00 p.m.

Sun:       11.00 a.m. Anna Howel, First Anniversary Mass.

Sat:         10.00 a.m.


Vigil Mass next Saturday night is in Rockchapel at 8.00 p.m.

Confessions at 7.30 p.m.


Readers for Next Weekend.

Sat:         8.00 p.m. – Noreen Murphy.

Sun:        10.00 a.m. – Joan McNulty


Eucharist Ministers next weekend

Sat:         8.00 p.m. – Shelia Mulcahy & Kit Doody.

Sun:        10.00 a.m. – Triona Carroll & Breeda O’Callaghan.


Mass intentions next weekend

Sat:         8.00 p.m. – Paddy Collins, Knockatoon.

Sun:       10.00 a.m. – Twomey Remorial.

Sun:       11.00 a.m. – Brenda Moynihan, Rowels.


Collections last weekend.

Door: Rockchapel: €322                                                                                             Meelin: €258


The Monthly Collection for Diocesan Religious Purposes will be taken up at all mass this weekend.


Collectors for June

Vigil: Thomas Murphy, Bill Murphy & John Nolan.

Sunday: John McNulty, Mike Scannell, Martin T. Murphy.


Altar Society for June

Nora O’Donnell, Joan McNulty, Maureen Buckley.



Lotto Winning numbers were 5, 7, 10, 16.  No jackpot winner.  Next week’s jackpot is €8,700.  Lucky dip winners of €25:  Mary Mulcahy; Jack & Kit Walsh; Siobhan O’Neill.  Seller’s Prize: Paddy Molly’s Bar.


IRD Duhallow

Would you like to be involved in keeping our community attractive for residents and visitors?? Rockchapel and Meelin Communities are currently recruiting Tús/RSS participants for village and countryside enhancement projects and environmental maintenance work. For further information regarding eligibility please contact Sheila Roche or Sheila O’Keeffe on 029 60633


Twomey Remorial Weekend

The Twomey Remorial weekend will take place in Meelin and Rockchapel next weekend, 9th & 10th June. 


The General Data Protection Regulation

A new European Data Protection law, the General Data Protection Regulation ("GDPR"),  was introduced on 25th May 2018.  This new law applies to any organisation, including our parish that manages and processes people's personal information.  We are now working on ways of ensuring that what we do with your information is compliant with this new law.  It is a work in progress and over the next few months we will keep you informed through the newsletter as policies are put in place.”