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W/E 13/05/2018

posted May 11, 2018, 10:38 AM by John O'Sullivan   [ updated May 11, 2018, 10:43 AM ]

Priest on call in Imeall Boirne this week is:-


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

Priests Contact Numbers: 

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

Fr. Seamus Nohilly, 091 633124 /085 1443021.

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

Masses this Weekend
Dysart Sunday 13th May 7:00pm Mass of Anniversaries:-  Mary O’Neill,  Sr. Cecelia O’Neill,  Nora O’Neill, Cathy O’Neill, Danny & Agnes Griffin
James Hogan,  Miko Neylon,  Mary Glynn,  Mary Lyons,  Alfie Crowe,  Patricia Custy,

Masses next Weekend
Ruan: Sunday 20th May 10:00 am Mass of Anniversaries:- Hugh Rice,  The O’Donoghue Family Drummina, Dysart and The O’Donoghue Family Cappamore, Knivara,  Michael O’Donoghue, Cooraclare,  The Burns Family, Nooan, Ruan

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:   €1,459.00
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:         Rachel O Loughlin                     Reader this week:   Louise McDonnell

Reader next week:        Shane Punch                               Reader next week:   Aidan Hastings

Euch Min this week:    Theresa Cullinan                        Euch Min this week:    Rose Foudy

Euch Min next week:   Carrie Droney                              Euch Min next week:  Ita Hastings



Thought for the Week

People are like stained glass
windows. They sparkle and shine
when the sun is out, but when the
darkness sets in, their true beauty is
revealed only if there is a light
from within.
(Elisabeth Kubler Ross)

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: 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:

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.

Masses Offered for Exam Students in the Imeall Boirne Cluster as follows:
Sunday May 27th at 10:00 am
Boston: Sunday May 27th at 10:00 am
Corofin: Sunday June 3rd at 11:30 am
Crusheen: Sunday June 3rd at 11:30 am

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.

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.

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 Camogie: A huge congratulations to Emily Whelan, Sinead Hastings, Aoife Anderson and Kate Ford on being selected for the Clare U14 squad. A brilliant achievement & doing the club proud. We wish them all the best with their season.

Ruan GAA

GAA Lotto

Jackpot:  €   Numbers Drawn 

€40 Winners: 

Next Weeks Lotto:   € in Mortys’-   's Team.