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W/E 01/03/2020

posted Feb 28, 2020, 4:35 AM by John O'Sullivan   [ updated Feb 28, 2020, 4:41 AM ]

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 
Dysart: Saturday 29th February 8:00pm Mass of Anniversaries:- Brendan McMahon, Knockreagh,  Pa Crowe,  Claire Marrinan,   Jimo Marrinan,  Bridget Hehir,  William Hehir,  John Hehir,
Lay Led Liturgies: Will take place in St. Mary’s Church, Ruan On Sunday March 1st at 10:00am 

Masses next Weekend 
Ruan: Saturday March 7th at 8:00pm Mass for the People 
Lay Led Liturgies: Will take place in St. Tola’s Church, Dysart on Sunday March 8th at 10:00am

Lenten Practice. Don’t forget the The Stations of the Cross and the Chaplet of Divine Mercy continues from 7.30pm at St. Tola’s Church, Dysart each Friday evening until April 3rd. All are welcome.

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

                                                       Dysart:  Thursdays - Hourly from 10am to 1pm

Weekly CollectionsParish Dev. Fund: : €879.31

Thank you all for your kind contributions

Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist  for Ruan

Euch Ministers this week:-       

Reader this week:- 

Euch Ministers next week:- Mary O'Brien  Francis Howard      

Reader next week: Anne Foley

Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist  for Dysart

Euch Minister this week:- Aidan Hastings      Reader this week:- Aidan Hastings

Baptisms in the Imeall Boirne Parishes: 

Baptisms take place each Sunday of the Month at 12:30pm rotating between all 9 churches.

Dates for March 2020 Crusheen 1st - Ruan 8th Rath 15th - Tubber 22nd 

Next Baptism Programme Date Saturday 14th March Corofin 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:

Imeall Boirne Pastoral Area Meeting The next Pastoral Area (Cluster) Meeting takes place on Thursday 5th March in Tubber at 8:00pm. All Welcome.

Imeall Boirne Holy Week /Easter A Reflection of our previous meeting will be held in Ruan Community Hall on Monday 2nd March at 7:30pm. We invite all Choir Directors & Members, Eucharistic Ministers, Readers, and all involved with the celebration of Masses and Lay Led Liturgies across Imeall Boirne to attend. Fr. Adrian Pelo from Ennis Friary will be in attendance to discuss how best, we, as a pastoral area can come together and prepare to celebrate Holy Week and Easter.

Distribution of the Eucharist in Imeall Boirne Elderly and house bound parishioners in any of the Imeall Boirne Parishes who wish to receive Holy Communion should contact Anne in the Imeall Boirne Office and arrangements 

will be made with Fr. Pat or Fr. Damien. Imeall Boirne Office - 065 68 90865.

Easter Mass Cards Signed Easter Mass Cards are available in Imeall Boirne from next weekend. The cost of same are €3 each or 5 for €10. Please contact Anne for more details on 065 68 90865.

Lenten Practice. This Lent why not take 30 minutes on a Friday evening to come to St. Tola’s Church, Dysart to leave behind, the hustle and bustle of the busy lives we are leading. The Stations of the Cross and the Chaplet of Divine Mercy will be led from 7.30pm, commencing Friday, February 28th and each Friday evening until April 3rd. All are welcome. 

Tractor Run and Family Fun Day Takes place in Toonagh on Sunday, March 8th. A great day’s entertainment is planned, with tractors, new and vintage, trucks, vintage cars and motorbikes expected to take part. In the time between the vehicles leaving Toonagh Hall, and their return, games for the children will be organised, a bric a brac sale, book and cake sale will be held, and refreshments will be served. More details will be given nearer the time.