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W/E 13/09/2020

posted Sep 10, 2020, 1:32 PM by John O'Sullivan

Priest on Call this week

Fr Damien Nolan  065 6837178, 086 8396636

Priests Contact Numbers: 

Fr Pat O'Neill  065 6827799, 086 2612124

Masses this Weekend  
 RuanSaturday September 12th at 8:00pm  Mass for the People
(Live on Imeall Boirne Facebook page)

Rest in Peace We remember in our prayers Kathleen Lordan, Macroom,  Cork, mother of Padraig Lordan, Ruan who was laid to rest during the week. 
May her gentle soul rest in peace.

Masses next Weekend 
Ruan: Saturday Sept 19th 8:00pm Mass of Anniversaries:- Joe O’ Brien, Bealnalicka,  Phil Brohan,  Maura Daffy,  Paddy O’Halloran.
(Live on Imeall Boirne Facebook page)

Weekday Masses: Dysart: Wed 9.30 am.   Ruan: Monday & Thursday 9:30am

Weekly CollectionsChurch Collections: €460:  

Thank you all for your kind contributions

Face Masks / Shields at Masses: The Diocese of Killaloe now ‘strongly recommends’ the wearing of face Masks or face shields in all its Churches and Buildings. We would encourage people to bring masks or face shields with them to church and to wear them. 

It is a protection for themselves and for those they meet. 

First Holy Communion 2020 

First Holy Communion 2020 “Lord Jesus, Bless these children who have come forward to receive Holy Communion for the first time this weekend. May it develop into a life-long love of the Eucharist, so that they turn to you for comfort, guidance, and wisdom as they grow. Thank you for their innocence and goodness.”


St. Marys’ Church Ruan 11:00am. Toonagh N.S.:-  Jessica Burns, Laura Coffey, Lily Considine, Shay Gleeson, Grace Hurley, Paraic Keane, Dylan Lavan, Amelia McInerney, Ava McInerney, Phelim O’Brien, Sarah O’Leary, Grace O’Rourke, Ava Sanders, Aaron Tuttle. 

St. Marys’ Church Ruan 1:00pm. Ruan N.S.:-  Aaron Quirke, Cillian Twomey, Donnacha Ryan, Graham O’Connor, Seán Callinan, Shane Duson, Sophie White, Alannah Quinn, Clodagh Malone, Grace Forde, Katie Curtis, Katie O’Loughlin, Kayla Pilkington, Lila Feighery, and Pippa Lordan.

Baptisms in the Imeall Boirne Parishes 

We are now taking booking for Baptisms which will take place each Sunday at 12:30am rotating between the parishes. Everyone intending to have their child baptised must first complete the Baptismal Preparation Course for each individual child. Full details from Anne at the Imeall Boirne Office. Tel :065 6890865 / 085 2885223 Email: 

Next Baptism Programme:  Tubber Saturday 10th October. From 11 am to 12 noon

Adoration of the Eucharist:      Ruan Church - Wed 3:00 - 7:00 pm    Dysart Church - Thurs from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm 

Toonagh Hall and Sports Complex: The facilities in Toonagh Hall and Sports Complex are ready to come back into use, having been deep cleaned by the local Rural Resource workers. Hand gel dispensers have been installed at the entrance doors. 

Enquires for bookings may be made to Pamela at 0876224698

LivFitLovFit: Fitness Class in Ruan Hall Starting Sept 14th Monday at 8.15pm 

Circuit Training Class will need to be booked and will be adhering to HSE guidelines Text 0876104357 to book. 

The Dysart Archaeological Walks:  These walks have proved very popular, so much so that Mary O’Halloran has organised two more -to locations such as the Soup School, ring forts and Rathkeane medieval church, on Sunday, Sept. 13th, and on Sun. Sept. 26th. 

Mary may be contacted at 0872830950 to book a place on the walk, as numbers are limited to follow social distancing regulations 

National Grandparents Pilgrimage 2020 Sunday 13th September at 3pm from Knock Basilica. This year due to covid-19 restrictions, the grandparents pilgrimage will be streamed online. We invite grandparents and their families everywhere to join us online at 

Further details are available at