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W/E 10/11/2019

posted Nov 7, 2019, 12:16 PM by John O'Sullivan

Priest on Call this week

 Fr Pat O'Neill  065 6827799, 086 2612124

Priests Contact Numbers: 

Fr Damien Nolan  065 6837178, 086 8396636

(See Fr. Damien and Fr. Pat will be away on Annual Diocesan In-Service)

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

Masses this Weekend 
Ruan: Saturday November 9th at 8:00pm First Anniversary:- First Anniversary for the late PJ Howard. 
Lay Led Liturgy in Dysart next Sunday 10th November at 10:00 am 
Rest In Peace We remember in our prayers this evening Marcella Kelly who was laid to rest earlier in the week. May her gentle soul rest in peace.

Masses next Weekend 
Ruan: Saturday November 16th at 8:00pm. Mass of Anniversaries:-  Moira Walsh (nee Casey) Rathkeane,  Mary & Vincent Pilkington,  John Kirwan, Nancy Kirwan,  Tess Butler,  Fr. Tom Burke,  John Joe Mahoney,  Deceased Members of the Mahoney Family.
Eucharistic Adoration:       Ruan:   Wednesdays - Hourly from 3pm to 7pm

                                                        Dysart:  Thursdays - Hourly from 10am to 1pm

Weekly CollectionsParish Dev. Fund: €779.00 .00 

Thank you all for your kind contributions

Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist  for Ruan

Euch Minister this week: Mary Tierney           Reader this week:- Fabian Akanonmu

Euch Minister next week:- Padraig Casey         Reader next week:- Pat O Halloran

Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist  for Dysart

Euch Minister this week:-             Reader this week:- 

Annual Killaloe Diocesan In-Service Fr. Damien and Fr. Pat will be away on Annual Diocesan In-Service in Loughrea from this Sunday evening November 10th to Thursday morning November 14th. 

Lay-led liturgy will replace the daily morning Masses as follows: Corofin - Monday/Tues 9:30am Crusheen - Tues/Wed 9:30am 

No funerals will take place on these dates. Thank You.

Baptisms in the Imeall Boirne Parishes: 

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

Next Baptism Programme Date Saturday 9th November in Corofin From 11 am to 12 noon.

Dates for November:-  Ruan 10th,   -Kilnaboy 17th,    - Tubber 24th 

Dates for December:- Ballinruan 1st,    - Dysart 8th,   - Rath 15th,    - Boston 22nd. 

Next Baptism Programme Date Saturday 14th December in Ruan 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:

Communion Programme 2019-2020 “Do This In Memory” Masses will take place in Boston, Crusheen, Ruan & Corofin Churches at the scheduled weekend masses. The first of these Masses for all the children in the Imeall Boirne Parishes who are preparing for the Blessed Sacrament of First Holy Communion will takes place on the weekend of November 23rd and 24th The Feast of Christ the King as follows:- 

Saturday 23rd - Boston 6:30pm,     Saturday 23rd - Ruan 8:00pm,      Sunday 24th - Crusheen 9:30am,      Sunday 24th - Corofin 11:00am 

May you always know the Peace of Jesus, the light of His love, and the Joy of His life within you.”

The Rescheduled Meeting of the Pastoral Area with Bishop Fintan, Fr. Ger Nash & Maureen Kelly will be held on Thur 14th November at 7:30pm 

in Ruan Community Centre.

Miraculous Cure:  Marion Carroll will give a talk during Mass in Ruan Church on Wednesday Nov 20th at 7:30pm. 

Marions’ miraculous cure from Multiple Sclerosis in Knock in 1989 is the first church recognised miracle at Knock. 

Marion will also be available to pray with people on Thursday Nov 21st in the meeting room in Crusheen Church from 10:30am to 12:00 noon. 

All very Welcome to attend both events.

Sacraments 2020 Confirmation Thur 23rd April for Crusheen, Tubber & Boston (Crusheen),   Fri 24th April for Ruan & Dysart (Ruan), 

Fri 24th April for Corofin & Kilnaboy (Corofin) 

First Holy Communion Sat 2nd May Dysart at 11am,  Sat 2nd May Ruan at 1pm,  Sat 9th May Crusheen at 11am,  Sat 9th May Kilnaboy at 11am, 

Sat 9th May Corofin at 1pm.

Cahercalla Community Hospital: wish to express their sincere thanks to all who contributed to the recent Church Gate Collection in Ruan. 

A very generous €219.68 was collected.

The Senior Citizens Annual Christmas Party takes place in Morty Kelly’s on Sunday 1st December at 2:00 pm. All are welcome. 

If possible would you give your name to either Sheila at 087 6546637, Linda at 086 8748845 or Mary at 087 9776583. 

This is necessary to ensure that sufficient meals are available.