Items for the Parish Newsletter

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Items for inclusion in the parish newsletter should be submitted by 12pm on the Thursday before publication is due. Items can be emailed or dropped into the Parish Office in the Meadow Centre. 

REST IN PEACE: We offer our sympathy to the family, relatives and friends of Gerald McDonnell (brother of Lena Quinlivan, Knockalough) who will be laid to rest this weekend in England. Your prayers are requested for the repose of the souls of: Bridget O’Leary New York formerly from Cahircanivan. Barbara O’Leary (nee Killeen) New York, wife of P.J.

Tues. 20th: Miko Coughlan. 7:00 p.m.
Sun. 25th: Kitty & John Looney. 10:30 a.m.

Mon. Wed. Thurs. & Fri.: 10.00 a.m.
Tues. & Sat.: 7:00 p.m.
Sun.: 10:30 a.m.

Read More:Parish Newsletter 17th & 18th February 2018
CONFIRMATION: Bishop Fintan Monahan will celebrate the sacrament of confirmation Friday 23rd February 2018 at 3pm when Sixth class children from Scoil Mhichíl Cahermurphy and Kilmihil National School will receive the sacrament of Confirmation. We pray for the young people who are preparing to receive the Holy Spirit in the sacrament and for their parents, families, teachers and friends. We extend a warm welcome to any parishioners who would like to attend the ceremony.


Sat.24th: Paddy Downes. 7:00 p.m.

Sun.25th: Elaine Crowley. 10:30 a.m.

LEABHAR NA BEATHA Chuaigh seisean suas ar neamh agus tá ar dheasláimh Dé agus aingil agus tiarnais agus cumhachtaí ag géilleadh dó. – 1 Peadar 3:22 ALTER SERVERS: Team C will serve Mass next week-end

PRIEST’S FEBRUARY COLLECTION: will be taken up next weekend.

KILMIHIL APOSTOLIC WORK: is holding its annual church gate collection this weekend. Your kind support will be very much appreciated.

DIOCESAN PILGRIMAGE TO LOURDES: Leaves Shannon on Tuesday June 26th, returning on Sunday July 1st €705 per person sharing, €10 discount for online booking at or telephone: (01) 2410810. A limited number of sick or assisted pilgrims will be accommodated in the Sanctuary of Lourdes at a cost of €611. Telephone: (061) 364133.

FIRST HOLY COMMUNION: Saturday 19th May 2018 at 11am.

OFFERTORY COLLECTION: for last weekend €650, thank you.

TRÓCAIRE ENVELOPES : available in the church porches.

KILMIHIL G.A.A./PARISH LOTTO: There was no Jackpot winner last week. Numbers: 12, 15, 20 & 28. Next week’s jackpot will be €11,400. The draw will take place Sunday 18th February at the Crossroad’s bar.

KILMIHIL ACTIVE RETIREMENT: 45 CARD DRIVE: Tues. nights 8.00pm at the Meadow all welcome.

AFTERNOON TEA DANCE IN MOYASTA: With ‘Outback’ in Garrihy’s pub, Moyasta, on Sunday 18th February from 3 to 6pm. All welcome.

COMPUTER CLASS FOR FARMERS KILRUSH: Tuesday evenings at 7.30pm at the Community Centre, Kilrush. Learn how to register calves online and more. To book a place call West Clare FRC 065 9052173.

KILMIHIL: BASIC COMPUTER COURSE: Learn how to use a computer, tablet or smart phone to access the internet; send and receive emails,etc. 5 weeks course – Weds. mornings 11am—12.30pm. at St. Michael’s Community College, Kilmihil in association with West Clare FRC Older Peoples Project. Starting Wednesday 21st Feb. Cost €20

20TH ANNUAL WEST CLARE MINI MARATHON: 20th Annual West Clare Mini Marathon will take place on Sunday 25th February 2018 - route Doonbeg to Kilkee. All Walkers in receipt of a sponsorship card are requested to meet at the Community Centre in Kilkee, at 12 noon. They will be taken by bus to Doonbeg at 12:30pm and will commence at 1pm sharp. All runners in receipt of a sponsorship card are requested to meet at the Community Centre in Kilkee at 1pm. They will also be taken by bus to Doonbeg and will start at 2pm sharp. Children under the age of 16 are not insured to participate in the event. For more information, contact us on (065) 9060762.

TWO ACT COMEDY: Oakhill Player will take to the stage: HAPPY BIRTHDAY DEAR ALLICE by Bernard Farrell, in Knockerra Hall: at 7:30pm - 24th & 25th February, 3rd & 4th March. Entry: €10. Refreshments served & food. MULLAGH ENTIRE DRAMA GROUP: hilarious comedy - Caught on the Hop by Derek Benfieldat Mullagh Hall on Sat. 24th February, Fri. 2nd March and Sunday 4th March. Doors open 7pm. Starts at Kilrush SitFit exercises and Go for Life Games for over 55s

NOT AS ACTIVE AS YOU ONCE WERE OR WOULD LIKE TO BE? Join a SitFit group at Teach Cheoil every Tuesday from 10 – 11. This will help you exercise while sitting down.Take part in Gentle and fun Physical exercise at Go for Life games in Teach Ceoil, Kilrush every Tuesday 11.30 – 12.30. Just drop in to take part. West Clare FRC 065 9052173.

Parish Office open for the coming week: Tues. & Wed. tel: 086 809/5965.

SIGNED MASS CARDS: available in Parish Office, contact: 086/8095965.