Weekly Newsletter - 7th April 2019


 5th Sunday of Lent

7th April, 2019
Fr. Denis Stritch P.P. 029 68007/086 2206607
Parish Website www.rockchapel.ie
Masses for the Week
Sun:        10.00 a.m. – Michael Murphy, Tooreenagreine.
Thurs:     8.00 p.m. – Station Mass.
Sat:         8.00 p.m. – John Joe Brosnan, Meelin Village.
Sun:        11.00 a.m.
Wed:       8.00 p.m. – Station Mass.
Fri:         8.00 p.m. – Margaret Browne, Month Mind Mass.
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. – Triona Curtin
Sun:         10.00 a.m. – Caoimhe Ni Fhlannabhra & Eimhear Ni Fhlannabhra.
(Palm Sunday)
Eucharist Ministers next weekend
Sat:          8.00 p.m. – Triona Carroll & Aine Curtin.
Sun:         10.00 a.m. – Noel O’Callaghan & Kathleen Collins.
Mass intentions next weekend
Sat:         8.00 p.m. – Frank Curtin, Freemount & Meelin, 3rd Anniversary.
Collections Last weekend
Rockchapel: €341                                                                      Meelin: €224
The Monthly collection for Diocesan Religious Purposes will be taken up at all masses this weekend. 
Atlar Society for April
Mary Allen, Mike Allen & Marian Allen.

Collectors for April
Vigil:      Michael Stack, Michael Carroll, Pat Murphy (Meeng).
Sunday: Pat McBride, Con O’Connor & Martin Stack.
Thank You -
Fr. Stritch wishes to thank you all sincerely for your prayers, support and kindness to him during his illness. Thanks to all those who attended adoration and mass on Tuesday. Surgery went well. Fr. Is making a good recovery and hopes to be back on duty by mid-week. Please continue to keep him and all the sick of the parish in your prayers. 
Boherbue Comprehensive School - are staging the musical “The King of Pride Rock” in Pearse Memorial Hall on Wednesday 10th, Thursday 11th & Friday 12th of April at 8.00 p.m. Tickets €10 must be purchased from the school in advance. Please contact 029-76032.
St. Joseph’s Foundation Spring Fair – will take place on Sunday 14th April at Baker’s Road, Charleville at 1.30 p.m. All support greatly appreciated.
Lotto - Winning numbers were 6, 7, 12, 23 No Jackpot winner. Next jackpot is €3,500. Lucky Dip Winners of €25: Catherine O’Callaghan; Megan O’Carroll; John & Catherine Doody. Seller’s Prize: Catherine O’Callaghan.
IFC – Intermediate Football Championship Round 1, Rockchapel Vs Ballinora will take place in Millstreet next Saturday evening, 13th April at 5.00 p.m.
Spring Stations
Wednesday, April 10th– All Rowels, Banane, Dromadda & Bohus, Meekeragh Meentinna & Cummery Connell, Knockaclugin & Knockacummer and Toureenacoppogue, The Line and The Commons in Meelin Church at 8.00 p.m.
Thursday, April 11th – Knockatoon, Glounakeel, Foiladown, Stagmount and Rockhill and Knockafurtig in Rockchapel Church at 8.00 p.m.
Wednesday, April 24th – Meenygorman, Toureenanane & Ballinatona, All Knockscovane, Knockakehy & Gooseberry Hill, Meenroe Glashoe, Meenishal & Knockduff  Upper and Meelin Village, Knockeen and Knockduff in Meelin Church at 8.00 p.m.
Thursday, April 25th – Milleen, Lyreneague, All Glencarney and Rockchapel Village in Rockchapel Church at 8.00 p.m.
Friday, April 26th – Meeng at the home of Patrick & Nora O’Connell at 8.30 p.m.  
Tournafulla Development Association will hold a fundraising bingo on Sunday, 14th April at 3.00 p.m. in Tournafulla Community Centre. Your support would be greatly appreciated.