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W/E 18/08/2019

posted Aug 16, 2019, 12:24 PM by John O'Sullivan   [ updated Aug 16, 2019, 12:24 PM ]

Priest on Call this week

Fr Damien Nolan  065 6837178, 086 8396636

Priests Contact Numbers: 

Fr Pat O'Neill  065 6827799, 086 2612124

Weekday Masses:    Ruan: Mon & Thurs @ 9:30 a.m.     Dysart:     Wed @ 9:30 a.m

Masses this Weekend 
Ruan: Saturday August 17th at 8:00pm:-  Sean Brody,  Patricia O'Halloran,  Carmel Carey,  Frank Howard,  Stephen O'Sullivan, 
Joe & Maureen O’Donoghue,  Mortimer Cullinan & Margaret Cullinan,  Patrick Cullinan,  Eddie O’Connor. 

Masses next Weekend 
Ruan: Saturday August 24th at 8:00pm:- Mass of the People

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

                                                        Dysart:  Thursdays - Hourly from 10am to 1pm

Weekly CollectionsChurch Collections:  €1,390.00

Thank you all for your kind contributions

Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist  for Ruan

Euch Minister this week:     Sheila Lynch            Reader this week:- Garry Shannon

Euch Minister next week:-     Marion Lyons          Reader next week:- Emer O Halloran

Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist  for Dysart

Euch Minister this week:-             Reader this week:- 

Baptisms in the Imeall Boirne Parishes: 

All Baptisms take place each Sunday of the Month at 12:30pm rotating between all nine churches.

Baptism Dates for August:- Kilnaboy 18th - Boston 25th 

Next Baptism Programme Date Saturday 14th September Crusheen From 11 am to 12 noon

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:

Parish Pastoral Council Meeting in Ruan Community Centre on Mon 26th Aug at 8:00pm

The annual Young Adult Catholic Conference takes place in All Hallows College, Dublin on Sat Aug 31st and Sun Sep 1st . 

This is a fantastic weekend packed full of interesting events for young Catholics. Prices range from €25-€50, accommodation also available. 

For further details contact Lucy 087 9959803.

The Tour de Munster rolled into Ennis on Friday Aug. 9 led by local cyclist, Conrad McCullough. The work of the cyclists, musicians, bucket shakers and all who contributed on the day is hugely appreciated as monies raised in Clare stays in Clare and will ensure services will be available to children with Down Syndrome.

Toonagh Hall: Mike Gardiner and his Band with Noreen Ferns will play in Toonagh Hall on Sat. Aug. 31 from 9.30pm. Tickets €10. This is a fundraiser for the Hall and your support is much appreciated. 

Set Dancing Classes: John Fennell Dance School will start set dancing classes for children in Toonagh Hall at 3.30pm on Wednesdays during school term. Details from Pamela @0876224698.

Imeall Boirne Office  The Imeall Boirne Office is currently closed and all correspondence is to be directed to the Ruan Parish Office. 

Monica can be contacted as follows: Tuesday : 9:00am to 4:00pm.   Wednesday: 9:00am to 4:00pm.   Friday: 9:00 to 1:00 pm 

Tel 065 6827799

Ruan Hurling & Camogie Club Summer Camp starts on Mon Aug 19th until Thur Aug 22nd from 10am to 2pm daily. The camp is for Primary School children and promises to be a great week of fun, hurling, camogie and a great way to finish off the summer holidays. For parents who have not yet registered, they can do so on the morning of August 19, the registration fee is €30 per child. 

Club members please feel free to call to the field this week to show your support for our young hurlers.