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W/E 01/09/2019

posted Aug 30, 2019, 9:13 AM by John O'Sullivan   [ updated Aug 30, 2019, 9:26 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 August 31st at 8:00pm Mass of Anniversaries:- Michael King, Roger Hansen, David King, Michael Cahir, Paddy O'Gorman, Michael & Vincent Meere, Kathleen Hayes, Toddy Neylon, Honor Hogan, Gerard Hogan, Michael & Vincent Meere Bridie & Joe McDonnell, May Hurley, John Hurley 

Liturgy in Ruan on Sunday 1st September at 10:00 am

Masses next Weekend 
Ruan: Saturday September 7th at 8:00pm:- Mass of the People

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

                                                        Dysart:  Thursdays - Hourly from 10am to 1pm

Weekly CollectionsChurch Collections:  €635.00

Thank you all for your kind contributions

Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist  for Ruan

Euch Minister this week:-                                       Reader this week:- 

Euch Minister next week:- Monica Cassidy        Reader next week:- Liam Jones

Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist  for Dysart

Euch Minister this week:- Loise McDonnell            Reader this week:- Pat Lynch

Baptisms in the Imeall Boirne Parishes: 

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

Dates for September:- Crusheen 1st,  Ruan 8th,  Rath 15th,  Tubber 22nd.

Next Baptism Programme Date Saturday 14th September Crusheen 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:

Ruan Community Childcare would like to thank everyone who contributed to their recent Church Gate Collection. A total of €170 was raised. Your support is greatly appreciated.

Ruan Dysart Resource Group CLG has vacancies at present both in general maintenance and in office administration. 

If you are in receipt of a social welfare payment and are interested in working 19.5 hours per week call Senan on 086-4475400 for further details.

YOUTH MINISTRY LEADER TRAINING: Killaloe Diocese Youth Ministry will hold a Youth Ministry leader training course in the autumn in Carrigoran Wellness Centre, Newmarket on Fergus, Co Clare. The outline of the course includes introduction to Youth Ministry, Focusing on Prayer, Special Liturgies, Youth Masses, Pastoral Care, Altar-serving training, Safeguarding and other areas. 

The course will take place on Wednesday nights beginning on the 18th Sep and continuing until 23rd October from 7.15pm to 9.15pm each night. 

More details are available from Donagh O Meara 087 2322140, Joanne O’Brien 085 8749207 or Cora Guinnane 087 2400135.

Go For Life Exercise Classes with John Conroy. The exercise classes resume after the summer break in Ruan Community Centre Wed Sep 4th 1.15pm.

Children’s Yoga, with Collette Nagle, is starting up in Toonagh Hall from Sunday, Sept. 8 @ 11am. €6 per child. Details from Pamela 0876224698.

Community Based Education: A Mindfulness course is being held in Ruan Community Centre, beginning on Tuesday 17th Sept from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon. Tutor Michelle Bradley. This course is sponsored by Limerick & Clare Education & Training Board. 

Irish Dancing: Tony Smith is back teaching Irish Dancing Monday and Friday evenings in Toonagh Hall. Details from 0879002787.

Set Dancing Classes: John Fennell Dance School will start set dancing classes for children in Toonagh Hall at 3.30pm on Wednesdays during school term. Details from Pamela @0876224698.

Traditional Irish Music Classes for flute and tin whistle available in Corofin and Ennis. All ages and levels catered for. Contact Brian on 086 3987808

Imeall Boirne Office  The Imeall Boirne Office is currently closed and all correspondence is to be directed to the Ruan Parish Office. 

Monica can be contacted as follows: Tuesday : 9:00am to 4:00pm.   Wednesday: 9:00am to 4:00pm.   Friday: 9:00 to 1:00 pm 

Tel 065 6827799