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W/E 20/05/2018

posted May 18, 2018, 1:31 PM by John O'Sullivan   [ updated May 18, 2018, 1:36 PM ]

Priest on call in Imeall Boirne this week is:-


Fr. Seamus Nohilly, 091 633124 /085 1443021.

Priests Contact Numbers: 

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

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

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

Masses this Weekend
Ruan: Sunday 20th May 10:00 am Mass of Anniversaries:- The O’Donoghue Family Drummina, Dysart and The O’Donoghue Family Cappamore, Kinvara
Michael O’Donoghue, Cooraclare,  The Burns Family, Nooan, Ruan, Hugh Rice,  Geraldine Tierney, Newtown Corofin,  Mary and Sonny O’Halloran.

Today we pray for Mrs. Mary Malone (nee O’Connor, Rathkeale) who was laid to rest recently.
May her gentle soul rest in peace.

Masses next Weekend
Ruan: Sunday 27th May 10:00am:- Special Mass for Exam Students. Exam Students will be prayed for at this special Mass and are encouraged to attend.

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

                                                        Dysart:  Thursdays - Hourly from 10am to 1pm

Weekly Collections: PDF:   €709.17
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:         Shane Punch                             Reader this week:   Aidan Hastings

Reader next week:        Shauna Greene                         Reader next week:   Rose Foudy

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

Euch Min next week:   Mary O Brien                             Euch Min next week:  Moira O Loughlin



Thought for the Week

“Be the one who nurtures and
builds. Be the one who has an
understanding and a forgiving heart,
one who looks for the best in
people. Leave people better than you
found them.” (Anon.)

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:

May: Kilnaboy 20th—Tubber 27th
June: Ballinruan 3rd - Dysart 10th - Rath 17th -  Boston 24th

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:

Cluster Meeting The next Imeall Boirne Cluster meeting will take place on Thursday May 31st in Ruan Community Centre at 8:00pm. This is a very important
meeting with regard to planning for the Cluster going forward. Therefore, it is important that each of the four parishes would have good representation in attendance at this meeting.

May Devotions. The Rosary will be recited at the Grotto in Fountain each evening for the month of May at 8.30pm. 

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

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 Games: Athletics will be held today Sun. 20th May in the G.A.A. Field, registration at 12 noon. 1st event is at 12.30pm.
Children aged from u8 to u16, living in the parish, are eligible to take part in the various competitions. It promises to be a fun-filled family day out.

Ruan GAA

GAA Lotto W/E 13/05/18

Jackpot:  €6,100   Numbers Drawn 04, 10, 13, 21

€40 Winners: Mary O Donnell,  Michelle Haran,  Patrick Maher,  Lottie Kenny,  Cliona O Halloran.

Next Weeks Lotto:   €6,200  in Mortys’- Frank Lyon's Team.