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W/E 02/09/2018

posted Sep 1, 2018, 7:35 AM by John O'Sullivan

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: 

Weekday Masses:         Ruan:      Thursday at 9:30 am.     Dysart:     Wednesday at 9:30am

Masses this Weekend 
Dysart: Saturday 1st September 8:00 pm - Mass of Anniversaries:- Michael, King,  David King,  Roger Hansen,  Bridie and Joe McDonnell
Mai Hurley,  John Hurley,  Paddy Hynes,  Kathleen Hayes,  Paddy O’Loughlin and Dettie O’Loughlin,  Peter Lyons,   Michael Cahir,    Miko Lyons.

N.B. No Mass in Ruan on weekend of Sept 1st/2nd

Masses next Weekend
Ruan : Saturday 8th September 8:00pm- Rita Crowe,  Months Mind

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

                                                        Dysart:  Thursdays - Hourly from 10am to 1pm

Weekly Collections: PDF: €695.00
Thank you all for your kind contributions

Readers & Ministers of the Eucharist

Mass Schedule Commencing 1st September
Saturday Evenings :- Boston 6:30 pm,  Ruan 8:00 pm, 
Sunday Mornings:- Crusheen 9:30 am,  Kilnaboy 9:30 am (1st & 3rd),  Rath 9:30 am (2nd & 4th),  Corofin11:00 am

On the First Sunday of every Month the Masses change venue as follows:-
Saturday Evenings:- Tubber 6:30 pm,  Dysart 8:00 pm
Sunday Mornings:- Ballinruan 9:30 am

No changes to Corofin,  Kilnaboy or Rath


Mass of Anniversaries Schedule Commencing 1st September
1st Saturday of the Month:-  Tubber 6:30pm,  Dysart 8:00pm
1st Sunday of the Month:-     Ballinruan 9:30am,  Kilnaboy 9:30am
2nd Sunday of the Month:-   Rath 9:30am
3rd Saturday of the Month:- Boston 6:30pm,  Ruan 8:00pm
3rd Sunday of the Month:-    Crusheen 9:30am,  Corofin11:00am


Please Note: All Mass of Anniversaries must be booked with Anne in the Imeall Boirne Office on 065-6890865
or e-mail:

A Message From Fr. Seamus I wish to express my appreciation for all the kindness and participation of the people in all
four parishes during my four and a half years in the Imeall Boirne Cluster.

Thanks too for your farewell gifts and all your good wishes. Be assured of my continued interest and prayers for all.

Ruan Community Childcare: Ruan community Childcare will be opening as normal on Monday 3rd Sept. For all enrolments and enquiries please contact Gai Hardy on 086 8839132. The A.G.M. will take place on Tuesday 3rd October in Ruan Community Centre at 8:00pm. All Welcome!

Lourdes Pilgrimage:  Due to great demand for the Autumn pilgrimage a second aircraft has been secured for the Autumn Pilgrimage on Sunday 7th October returning Friday 12th October; €679pps with €10 discount for online booking to

Baptisms in the Imeall Boirne Parishes: 

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

September: Crusheen 2nd,  Ruan 9th,  Rath 16th,  Tubber 23rd

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/Dysart Community First Responder (CFR) Group
Following on from our initial meeting in July it was decided to plan a follow on meeting on Monday 3rd September in Ruan Hall 7:30pm. All welcome.

English Grinds : English Junior and Leaving Certificate grinds are available at both higher and ordinary level. For more information please call 0857881574.

Over 55's Exercise Classes  Classes resume next week as follows:
Tuesday 4th Tubber 10.00 am,  Wednesday 5th Crusheen 12 noon,  Wednesday 5th Ruan 1.15 pm,  Wednesday 5th Corofin 2.30 pm
All classes €5.00 pay as you go. Any queries contact John Conroy - 0876666927

Toonagh Crafts
Toonagh Crafts are returning after the summer break on Wednesday 12th September in Toonagh hall at 11:00am. We look forward to welcoming back old friends and making new ones. We have knitting, crochet, loads of different crafts with afternoon tea and all for only €2.00 per person. 
Contact Pamela Vaughan on 087 6224698

Congratulations: to Darragh McInerney who played for the Clare U15 Hurlers last weekend. Congratulations also to Ryan Power (Under 15), 

Shane Punch and Jack Lyons (Under 16) who represented Clare at the intercounty tournaments last weekend.