SLIEVERUE PARISH NEWSLETTER
Second Sunday of Advent
9th December, 2018
Priest: Very Rev. Kieran O'Shea, Administrator
Ferrybank Parish House & Office: Tel. 051-832773
Websites: Diocese: www.ossory.ie Parish: www.slieverue.com
Parish Organist (Noel ): Mob. 085-7063811 St. Vincent de Paul Society: Mob. 087-6256876
Saturday evening 5.00 p.m. - 3rd Saturday of each month
After 6.00 p.m. Mass on Saturdays
Funerals 11 a.m.
All arrangements for Baptisms, Weddings and Funerals to be made with Fr. Kieran O'Shea
Marriages - Three months notice to Church and State required
Collection for the upkeep of our Church and
Parish Expenses 1st/2nd December:
Envelopes €172 Offertory €311 Missions €10
Ossory Priest's Society - Collection for Retired Priests is taken up at this time. Thank you.
Thank you to all who contribute to all collections.
December Church Care - Team 3:
Ann Doherty, Carmel Kelly, Jimmy Knox
Saturday: 6.00 p.m.
Sunday: 10.00 a.m.
Holydays of Obligation:
Vigil Mass: Mass 7 p.m.
Holyday: Mass 10 a.m.
CHURCH CHOIR on Wednesdays in the Church 6.30 - 7.15 p.m. All ages welcome.
SIMPLY SINGING has resumed at the John O'Donovan Centre on Wednesdays 7.30 - 8.30 p.m. New members are welcome.
Masses This Week
Wednesday morning only at 9.30 a.m.
DATES FOR YOUR DIARY 2019
Confirmation: Friday, 15th March at 11 a.m.
First Confession: Wednesday 27th March at 7.30 p.m.
First Holy Communion: Saturday, 11th May 11 a.m.
Rathpatrick Cemetery Mass: Tues. 25th June 7.30 p.m
Slieverue Cemetery Mass: Fri. 28th June 7.30 p.m.
Safeguarding Information Evening
Pray For - Anniversaries:
Sat. 6 p.m.: Ned Hartley, Village
Sun. 10 a.m.: Michael & Mary Fitzgerald and their son Michael, Gyles Quay
Michael & Mary Larrissey,
their sons Michael & William, Gyles Quay
Michael O'Neill, Drumdowney
Next Weekend 15th/16th December:
Sat. 6 p.m.: 1st Anniv. Tommy Shalloe,
Sun. 10 a.m.: Tony Cullen, Drumdowney
CHRISTMAS CRAFT FAIR - December 9th
Rhu Glen Country Club 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Proceeds in aid of
Waterford Marine Search and Rescue
To book a table contact: 085 7314207/ 086 8978843/ 086 1972043
Care of the Sick and Elderly - Please contact Fr. if you have a relative or neighbour sick, at home or in hospital, and would like to be visited or added to the First Friday calls.
St. Vincent de Paul Christmas Envelope Collection
Anyone wishing to contribute to our Annual Christmas Envelope Collection may do so by returning their envelope through the church collection box or to any member of the committee. Thank you most sincerely for your support during 2018 and we look forward to your continued support next year. Wishing you all a very happy and peaceful Christmas and continued health and happiness in 2019.
Pastoral Council Meeting Wednesday 12th in St. Mary's Parish Hall
at 7.30 p.m.
Visit to Sick and Housebound of Slieverue Parish on
Thursday 20th December. Each person will be contacted in advance.
The Care of the Sick and Elderly - Please contact Fr. Kieran if you have a relative or neighbour sick, at home or in hospital, and would like to be visited or added to the First Friday calls.
Thursday, 20th December. Everyone will be contacted in advance.