Items for the Parish Newsletter

This page contains the most recent Kilmihil Parish Newsletters please click on the read more links to see the full newsletter content.

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. 

SYMPATHY: we offer our sympathy to the family relatives and friends of Patrick (Paddy) McNamara, Castlepark, who was laid to rest during the week. REST IN PEACE.

Sun. 13th: Sr. Josephine McDonnell & Sr. Nora Quinlivan. 10:30 a.m.

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

Read More: Parish Newsletter 5th & 6th May 2018

Sat 12th: Gerry Downes. 7:00 p.m. Sun.13th: Marian Pender. 10:30 a.m.
LEABHAR NA BEATHA: Má ghránn aon duine mise coimeádfaidh sé mo bhriathra agus gráóidh m’Athair é agus tiocfaimid chuige. – Eoin 14:23

Ava Rose Halvey, daughter of Dawn and Paul.
Michael Neville O’Gorman, son of Emma and Denis.

ALTAR SERVERS: Team B will serve Mass next weekend.

THE WORLD MEETING OF FAMILIES: takes place in Ireland this year, the highlight being the visit of Pope Francis in August. Here in the Diocese of Killaloe there will a Family Picnic Day on this ` Sunday, May 6th as part of our celebrations. The venue will be the Showgrounds in Ennis and it will run from 2.00 pm to 5.00 pm. This will be a free event with lots of things for children to do and lots of music and entertainment for all ages. Bring your own picnic and there will be prizes for the best. No BBQ’S allowed.

” MASS & ANOINTING FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES & CHRONIC ILLNESSES; Ennis Cathedral Wednesday 16th May 2pm. Celebrant & Homilist: Bishop Fintan Monahan. All are welcome.

LOUGH DERG 2018: One Day Retreats continue on May 8th, 12th, 13th, 15th, 20th, 22nd, 26th, 27th & 28th. Advance booking is essential. Tel 071 9861518 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. why not take some time and space for yourself on Lough Derg this May? Three Day Pilgrimage Season begins on Fri 1st June.

PRIEST’S APRIL COLLECTION: sincere thanks for your generous contribution to last week-ends collection.

OFFERTORY COLLECTION: for last weekend €705 thank you.

KILMIHIL G.A.A./PARISH LOTTO: There was no Jackpot winner last week. Numbers: 4, 6, 15 & 17. Next week’s jackpot will be €2,600. The draw will take place Sunday 6th May at Daly’s.

COMMUNITY GAMES: Athletics/Sports Day on Bank Holiday Monday 7th May at 5pm. Registration from 4.30pm - €3 entry fee. Races: for U6 to U16. Field event’s for U12 to U16. All are Welcome. Follow ‘’Kilmihil Community Games’’ on FB for further updates and information.

KILMIHIL ACTIVE RETIREMENT: Cait Lynch will be providing exercise/ relaxation classes at the Meadow - Mon. evening 7th & 14th May at 7:30pm. All welcome.

ST. PAT’S SOCCOR CLUB: the club has 9 teams from 8 to 16yrs old, including two girls teams in 12’s & 14’s age group – we would welcome more volunteers to help in coaching/fundraising etc. DATE FOR YOUR DIARY Clubs annual race night Saturday 16th June at Daly’s bar. Contact: Pat Daly 086/6086501 or Thomas Lineen 086 2677424.

SAFEGUARDING: The Diocese continues to ensure and maintain compliance with the safeguarding children policy and standards for the Catholic Church in Ireland 2016. For more information on the policy please visit and click the safeguarding tab.

KILMIHIL DEFIBRILLATOR is currently in service and a rota of locally trained volunteers is on call. In the event that you need a defibrillator ring 076-6032999 and help will be at hand. Please store this number in your mobile and give it to your family, friends and neighbours who may not have it.

POSTAGE STAMPS: Please collect & drop them into the Parish Office.

SIGNED MASS CARDS: available in Parish Office, contact: 086/8095965.
Parish Office for the coming week: open Wed. Thurs. & Friday tel: 086 8095965.