Clonmult / Dungourney Parish News

Masses during the week:  Monday and Tuesday at 10am. Thursday is Christmas Day, Christmas vigil mass at 9pm on Wednesday. Masses on Christmas day in Dungourney at 9:30am  and Clonmult at 11am. Mass on Friday (St. Stephen’s day ) at 11am in Clonmult.

Note:  There will be no adoration on next Thursday night in Dungourney church

Penitential Service:  There will be a Penitential service in Dungourney Church on this Sunday 21st December at 8pm. There will be several priests available for the sacrament of confession, so it would be a good time to come for the sacrament.

Confessions also on Wednesday (Christmas Eve) between 11am and 11:30am in Clonmult  Church and 12 noon to 12:30pm in Dungourney Church. Confessions will also be heard after the 8pm mass on this Saturday night.

Last weekend’s collection:  realised €270.46. Thank you.

We welcome the First Holy Communion children and their families to the 11am mass in Clonmult on this Sunday. They will play an active role in the liturgy of the mass.

Anniversaries:  Mary Casey, Eileen Butler, Liam Kelleher. May they rest in peace.

Ministers of the Eucharist:  A new list for the ministers of the Eucharist who minister at the 8pm mass is now available and can be collected in the Sacristy.

There are copies of ‘The Meaning of Marriage’; A pastoral statement from the Irish bishops conference on the meaning of Christian marriage on the table of the church porch. Please take a copy for your home. It’s well worth a read.

There are also copies of the Newsletter from the Cloyne Diocesan Safeguarding Children’s Committee, on the table of the Church porch. You are also welcome to take a copy.

Our Annual Christmas Collection  for the homeless in Cork will take place at the Christmas Eve mass in Dungourney. Non perishable foods, sleeping bags or blankets would be greatly appreciated. Whatever is donated will be brought to Simon in Cork after the Christmas Eve mass.

Dungourney GAA Lotto results 15th Dec 2014:  Lucky numbers drawn were 12,16,18. Jackpot winner Dan Ahern.