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W/E 11/06/2017

posted Jun 10, 2017, 5:07 AM by John O'Sullivan

Anniversary Masses in June


Dysart:        Sunday 11th June 2017 at 7:00 pm

                    Patricia Hanrahan     Miko Lyons        Jack, Molly & Deceased Members of the Burke Family


Ruan:          Sunday 18th June 2017 at 10:00 am

                    Tommy Waring         Bridget Courtney


   We pray for the repose of the soul of Alphonsus Kerin brother of Maura Hynes Tullyodea, who died recently.  May he rest in peace.


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


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

                                                       Dysart:  Thursdays - Hourly from 10am to 1pm



Weekly Collections:     Thank you very much for your contributions.

PDF: €961.90      Baskets: €85.97   Candles:  €83.60    Bishops Commission:  €5.00   Trócaire:  €24.64    Education Fund:  €135.00   Priests Collection: 1988.00


Next Baptism Preparation Course: Tubber on Saturday 17th June from 11:00 am to 12 Noon.   All people intending to have children baptised must complete the baptismal preparation course before each child is baptised

Recent Baptism: We welcome into our Community Cian James Heffernan, son of Orla and Steven, who was baptised recently.


Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist

Ruan       Sunday at 10:00 am                                       Dysart     Sunday at 7.00 pm

Reader this week:       Aidan Lawton                                   Reader this week:          Rose Foudy

Reader next week:     Anne Foley                                         Reader next week:         Matt McCormack

Euch Min this week:    John O’Sullivan                              Euch Min this week:       Pat Lynch

Euch Min next week:   Loretta Kenny                                 Euch Min next week:      Matt McCormack



St Anthony’s Novena:  The annual Novena in honour of St. Anthony of Padua continues in Ennis Friary until the Feast of St. Anthony on Tuesday 13th June.  Weekday sessions at 10am and 7.30pm, Sunday sessions at 12noon and 7.30pm.


Annual Killaloe Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock Shrine will take place on Sunday 2nd July 2017, sharing with Ferns as we have in previous years.  Led by Bishop Fintan Monahan.  Ceremonies begin at 2:30 p.m.  For bus transport please contact: Glynn’s Coaches 065 6828234


Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes:  The 61st Killaloe Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes under the leadership of Bishop Fintan Monahan will leave Shannon Airport on Monday 26th June returning on Saturday 1st July.  €692 with €10 for online booking includes flight transfers, hotel and full board.  Book online at www.joewalshtours.ie or through your local parish.  Sick and assisted pilgrims most welcome, please contact Fr Tom Ryan Pilgrimage Director at 061-364133

Thought for the Week
'My father used to say "Don't raise your voice, improve your argument".'
Archbishop Desmond Tutu.


Ruan NS School Fun Run; Míle buíochas to everyone who supported our Fun Run on Thursday June 1st, whether you walked, jogged, ran or made a financial contribution. It was tremendous to have 300 participants on such a wet evening. Thanks also to our volunteers who helped run the event so smoothly.   


The Toonagh hall committee wish to thank all those who supported us in our recent monster bingo. €1000 made from ticket sales, thanks to all for your continued support. 


Zumba classes will continue through the summer in Toonagh Hall at 8pm on Thursday evenings. A fun way to keep active which is proving very popular with those attending.


Bus to Knock:  Saturday 15th July, contact Sheila Lynch 087 6546637 or Eileen Roughan 6828243


Lahinch Holiday: The annual senior citizens holiday in Lahinch will be held this year from 20th to 25th June.  All seniors in the parish are welcome.  Please give names to Sheila Lynch 087 6546637 or Mary O’Donnell 087 9776583

Date for your Diary: Croagh Patrick Pilgrimage Climb Saturday 15th July departing at 8am from St. Patricks Hall. Cost €25. (Limited Places)  To Book please email: corofinparish@yahoo.co.uk

Clarecare Collection will take place on the week-end of 10th/11th June.  See letter from Clarecare on the notice board.

Ennis Mental Health Association:  Garden Fete will be held in the grounds of Our Lady’s Hospital, Gort Road Ennis on Sunday June 18th at 1:00 pm.  Lots of family fun with cake stall, best dressed person, dog show, lucky dip, sponge throwing, bouncing castle, face painting, plants, bric a brac, raffle etc. Your support would be greatly appreciated.Hosp

Crusheen Parish are holding a series of talks over the coming weeks – called Life in the Spirit –with some excellent speakers, including Dr Jessie Rodgers who lectures in Scripture in St Patrick’s College Maynooth. They take place in Crusheen Church Meeting Room from 8.00-9.00pm every Wednesday night. The programme of speakers is as follows: Wed. June 14th     Dr. Jessie Rogers  (lecturer St Patrick’s College,  Maynooth )   Wed. June 21st    Fr. Ger Fitzgerald  (Ennis)  Wed. June 28th     Dr. Jessie Rogers  (lecturer St Patrick’s College,  Maynooth)


Camogie News: Ruan are playing Broadford in the final in Wolftones camogie pitch on the evening of Wednesday 14th at 7:30 pm. Please come to show your support to the girls. The girls have done very well and played some excellent camogie in the competition so far. It is not every day the club gets to a county final and we hope to see lots out supporting. Ruan abú. 

Ruan Gaa:  

The Ruan hurling Club offers is sincere condolences to the following families: The Roughan family Fountain on the death of their mother Peggy. The Hogan family on the death of Maureen Frawley. The Cullinan family Derula Kilnamona. The Cullinan family Ballytigue. The Ballinger family of the death of PJ. The Cullinan family Ballybrody Toonagh.

Lotto Results:  W/E: 05/06/2017:    No’s drawn:  4, 6, 11, 28             No Jackpot Winner:

Five lucky dips: Ted Wynne, Pat O’Halloran, Chloe Howard, Emer O’Halloran and Nuala Whelan.       

Next Week’s Jackpot:  €8,850         Team:  Flan Lyons.