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W/E 25/08/2019

posted Aug 23, 2019, 1:40 PM by John O'Sullivan   [ updated Aug 23, 2019, 1:48 PM ]

Priest on Call this week

Fr Pat O'Neill  065 6827799, 086 2612124

Priests Contact Numbers: 

Fr Damien Nolan  065 6837178, 086 8396636

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

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

Masses next Weekend 
Dysart: Saturday August 31st at 8:00pm Mass of Anniversaries:- Michael King, Roger Hansen, David King, Michael Cahir, Paddy O'Gorman Lay Led Liturgy in Ruan on Sunday 1st September at 10:00 am

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

                                                        Dysart:  Thursdays - Hourly from 10am to 1pm

Weekly CollectionsChurch Collections:  €595.00

Thank you all for your kind contributions

Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist  for Ruan

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

Euch Minister next week:-                                          Reader next week:- 

Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist  for Dysart

Euch Minister this week:- Loise McDonnell            Reader this week:- Pat Lynch

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:-  Boston 25th 

Dates for September:- Crusheen 1st,  Ruan 8th,  Rath 15th,  Tubber 22nd.

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

Ruan Dysart Resource Group CLG has vacancies at present both in general maintenance and in office administration. 

If you are in receipt of a social welfare payment and are interested in working 19.5 hours per week call Senan on 086-4475400 for further details.

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.

YOUTH MINISTRY LEADER TRAINING: Killaloe Diocese Youth Ministry will hold a Youth Ministry leader training course in the autumn in Carrigoran Wellness Centre, Newmarket on Fergus, Co Clare. The outline of the course includes introduction to Youth Ministry, Focusing on Prayer, Special Liturgies, Youth Masses, Pastoral Care, Altar-serving training, Safeguarding and other areas. 

The course will take place on Wednesday nights beginning on the 18th Sep and continuing until 23rd October from 7.15pm to 9.15pm each night. 

More details are available from Donagh O Meara 087 2322140, Joanne O’Brien 085 8749207 or Cora Guinnane 087 2400135.

Children’s Yoga, with Collette Nagle, is starting up in Toonagh Hall from Sunday, Sept. 8 @ 11am. €6 per child. Details from Pamela 0876224698.

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.

Traditional Irish Music Classes for flute and tin whistle available in Corofin and Ennis. All ages and levels catered for. Contact Brian on 086 3987808

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