Weekly Newsletter - 4th August 2019


 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time

4th August, 2019
Fr. Denis Stritch P.P. 029 68007/086 2206607
Parish Website www.rockchapel.ie
Masses for the Week
Sat:         8.00 p.m. – Ned & Kitty Curtin, and deceased members of the Murphy Family, Meeng.
Sun:       10.00 a.m. – Julia Murphy, Toureanagreinne.
Sun:       11.00 a.m.
Vigil Mass next Saturday nightis in Meelin at 8.00 p.m.
Confessions at 7.30 p.m.
Readers for Next Weekend.
Sun:        10.00 a.m. – Eimear Murphy.
Eucharist Ministers next weekend
Sun:        10.00 a.m. – Kathleen Collins & Áine Curtin.
Mass intentions next weekend
Sat:         8.00 p.m. – Con Shine.
Sun:       10.00 a.m. – Jack & Eily Guiney, Glencarney.
Collections Last Weekend
Door: Rockchapel: €219                                             Meelin: €404
The monthly collection for Diocesan Religious Purposes will be taken up at al masses this weekend.
Sacristan’s Collections
Bernie Murphy wishes to thank you sincerely for your generous contributions to her collection.
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.
Autumn Stations - Glounakeel at the home of Tommy & Lorraine Murphy on Friday, 16th August at 8.00 p.m.
The Feast of the Assumption - Mass in Rockchapel on 15th of August will be at 9.00 p.m.   Mass will be followed by a procession to the Grotto for the rosary. A meeting to make arrangements for the event will be held in the sacristy on Monday, 12th August at 9.00 p.m.
Lotto - Winning numbers were 8, 13, 16, 17. No Jackpot winner. Next jackpot is €5,200. Lucky Dip Winners of €25: Mary Mulcahy; Maurice McAuliffe; Mary Murphy, Meeng. Seller’s Prize: Murphy’s Shop.
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. Novena 3.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m. daily. Seminars 12 Noon. Anointing 2.30 p.m. For further details see notice board or www.knockshrine.ie
The Irish Wheelchair Association wishes to thank you for your generosity towards last weekends church gate collection. The total collected in the parish was €945 for which they are most grateful.
St. Peter’s Ladies GAA Fundraiser Clothes Collection – drop off the Community Centre. Dates for drop off are Saturday 10th & 17th August from 10.00 a.m. to 11.00 a.m.; Friday 23rd 8.00 p.m. – 9.00 p.m; Saturday 24th
10.00 a.m. to 12.00 Noon. See church notice board for more details.
Newmarket Summer Outing, takes place on Sunday August 11th, We will visit Crag Caves, Lartigue railway in Listowel, and finish up with some shopping at Manor West in Tralee with dinner at Manor West Hotel . All inclusive price €40, bus will leave Newmarket 9.45. Names please to Mary Stack 02960444, or 0879439612

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.