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W/E 29/04/2018

posted Apr 28, 2018, 1:19 PM by John O'Sullivan   [ updated Apr 28, 2018, 1:36 PM ]

Priest on call in Imeall Boirne this week is:-


Fr. Seamus Nohilly, 091 633124 /085 1443021.

Priests Contact Numbers: 

Fr. Pat O’Neill, 065 6827799/086 2612124:  

Fr Damien Nolan, Tel: 065 6837178/086 8396636. 

Weekday Masses:         Ruan:      Monday, Tuesday at 9:30 am.     Dysart:     Wednesday at 9:30am

Masses next Weekend
Ruan Sunday 6th May 10:00am Mass of Anniversaries:-  Frank O’Halloran  Janet Neilan    Caoimhe Lynch

Eucharistic Adoration:       Ruan:   Wednesdays - Hourly from 3pm to 7pm

                                                        Dysart:  Thursdays - Hourly from 10am to 1pm

We are seeking volunteers in the parish for the weekly adoration in Dysart Church each Thursday from 10:00am to 1:00 pm but especially from 12 noon to 1:00pm. If you feel you can give a few hours of your time for the weekly Adoration please contact Bernadette on 087-9086209

Weekly Collections: PDF:   €980.82
Thank you all for your kind contributions

Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist

Ruan       Sunday at 10:00 am                                  Dysart     Sunday at 7:00 p.m.

Reader this week:         Marie Slattery                            Reader this week:   Edel Bluett

Reader next week:        Ruth Crowe                                Reader next week:   Monica Tierney

Euch Min this week:    Monica Cassidy                         Euch Min this week:    Matt McCormack

Euch Min next week:   Rachel O Loughlin                    Euch Min next week:  Flan Lyons



Thought for the Week

“If you want your child to accept
your values when they reach their
teens, then you must be worthy of
their respect during their younger
days”. (James Dobson)

Dates for First Holy Communion Ceremonies
Kilnaboy - May 12th 11:00 am   Crusheen - May 12th 11:00 am,  Boston/ Tubber - May 12th 11:00 am

Baptisms in the Imeall Boirne Parishes: Baptisms take place each Sunday of the Month at 12:30 noon rotating between all the churches within
each parish as follows:

Next Baptism Preparation Meeting will take place in Crusheen on 12th May from 11 am to 12 noon.
For May: Crusheen 6th — Ruan 13th, - Kilnaboy 20th — Tubber 27th

All people intending to have children baptised must complete the baptismal preparation course before each child is baptised. All forms for the above are
available from Anne at the Imeall Boirne Office. Phone No: 065 6890865. Email: imeallboirne@outlook.com

May Devotions. The Rosary will be recited at the Grotto in Fountain each evening for the month of May at 8.30pm. The crowning of the Statue of Our Lady will take place on Monday evening the 14th May.

Fundraiser for Zara  Zara Cronin from Dysart, Corofin is 10 years old and goes to Toonagh National School. Zara has been recently diagnosed with Ehlers Danlos Syndrome, a genetic connective tissue disorder. Zara is currently in a wheelchair and is waiting therapy at the National Rehabilitation
Hospital in Dun Laoghaire, and she will also be travelling to London for a specialist MRI. A fundraiser has been organised at Treacys West County
Hotel, on Friday 4th May 8pm Music by Live band ‘Twice Shy’ and DJ

Tickets €20 on sale from: Donnellans Centra, Minihans Centra Corofin, and Shields Centra Ennis.

IMEALL BOIRNE CLUSTER Over 55's Exercise Classes

A combination of standing and seated exercises focusing on bone strength, flexibility and mobility of all joints, balance and endurance. € 5.00 per class.
Every Wednesday as follows:   Ruan Community Centre at 1.15pm

Aged 16-35? Looking for a place to share and grow in faith? Youth 2000 prayer meeting, Fridays, Poor Clare’s Oratory Ennis at 7:00pm
Join us for adoration, music, reflection, chats and tea. All welcome.

The Accord Marriage Preparation Courses for Clare 2018 are taking place in the Ennis Parish Centre, Station Road Ennis on Fridays from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm and on Saturdays from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm on selected dates during the year. Details are available from Accord on 085-2358384 or 065-6824297.
Booking is advisable 6 months in advance.  Cost of Course is €170.00

Toonagh Craft Mornings
The craft mornings in Toonagh Hall on Wednesday mornings from 11:00 am to 12:00 noon, hints/tips on knitting, crochet and enjoy a “cuppa” with friends.

Boirne Youth Connect Activities: Bóirne Youth Connect (1st – 3rd year students). Climbing Croagh Patrick on Mon. May 7th. Bus leaving Ruan at 8am; Crusheen at 8.10am Returning at 6pm approx. Cost €5 (subsidised). A Parent/Guardian is welcome to join us on the trip.
Contact the BYC organisers in your parish to secure your place.

Uganda 6 KM Fun Run and Family Walk in Barefield on Sunday April 29th at 12 Noon. Registration begins 10.00 a.m @ Hassetts €10 per
person, €20 per family, prizes and spot prizes on the day including prize for first buggy home. All funds go to Hospice Jinja and the restoration of
Walakuba Special Needs School. Contact John Conroy 087 6666927 or Frank Landy 087 7726617

Imeall Boirne Prayer Book We are currently working on an Imeall Boirne Parishes Prayer Book which will contain numerous prayers and
reflections . If you have any favourite prayer that you would like to be included in the Prayer Book please contact Anne in the Imeall Boirne Office to submit same. This special Prayer Book will be available in all nine churches in the Imeall Boirne Cluster

Cute As A Button—Arts & Crafts for Kids
In Toonagh Hall on Sat morning from 9:15am to 10:45am, pay as you go classes for children aged 4 to 12 years. €10 per child or €15 for two siblings. For more info call Pamela Vaughan 0876224698 or Aisling Hurley 0863751807.

The Parents Association of Toonagh National School are asking that people might keep in mind the Clothes Collection which will be held on Thurs
May 31. The funds generated by these collections have been invaluable in supporting various school activities and the Parents Association appreciates
your help. More details to follow……...

Senior Citizens Lahinch Summer Holiday: This year the Lahinch Summer Holiday for the Senior Citizens will be from 13th to 18th June inclusive. Please contact Mary: 087 9776583 Sheila: 087 6546637 or Linda: 086 8748845 to book a place.

Tidy Towns:   The AGM of the Ruan Tidy Towns will be held in the community centre on Mon 30th April at 8.30 pm

Ruan Community Centre: An informal traditional music session/lesson for adults and teenagers (minimum age 1st year in Secondary School)
begins on Mon April 23, from 8.30-9.30pm,€4 per session for a six-week trial run. All Welcome!

Ruan GAA

GAA Lotto

Jackpot:  €5,800   Numbers Drawn 04, 24, 25, 28.

€40 Winners: Nuala Whelan,  Michael Lynch,  Tadgh Plkington,  Josh Marrinan,  Jonathan Brohan

Next Weeks Lotto:   €5,900 in Mortys’-   Ger Lyon's Team.