St Oliver’s parish, Clonmel update

Eucharistic Adoration in St. Oliver’s Church Day Chapel on Mondays from 2pm– 8pm (except Bank Holidays)

Eucharistic Adoration in St. Oliver’s Church Day Chapel on Mondays from 2pm– 8pm (except Bank Holidays)

St Vincent de Paul Box is available on the side door to the Day Chapel next to the office door.

Tuesday 24 December (Christmas Eve)

Mass 10.00 am Deegan Family living & deceased

Confessions 11.30 am -12.30 pm (or any other time by request)

Christmas Carols 7.00 pm

Vigil Mass 7.30 pm Gibbons, Whelan & Hyland deceased families.

Wednesday 25 December (Christmas Day)

Masses 9.00 am Mary Guiry late of Rockfield Glenconnor (Anniv)

12.00 Noon Roy Grant late of Elm Park (Anniv)

Thursday 26 December (St. Stephen’s Day)

Mass 10.00 am Tom Kennedy late of 58 Ard Fatima ( Anniv)

Weekend Masses:

Saturday 11.30 a.m. – Patricia Ryan late of Elm Park (Anniv)

Saturday 7.30 p.m. – Nessa McCarthy late of Highfield Grove (Anniv)

Sunday 9.00 a.m. - Bridget Keane late of Baron Park (Months Mind) (Anniv)

Sunday 12.00 Noon - James Power late of Heywood Heights & Joe Croke late of Heywood Road (Anniv)

Parish Website:

“My Hero”

The ordinary people of Ireland can be heroes for St. Vincent de Paul this Christmas and raise half a million by simply downloading on I Tune the song “My hero”. The song was composed by the Transition Year Students of the Presentation Clonmel in memory of their teacher the late Alice Strain.

Family Offering Envelopes

Thanks to our Community Employment Workers and Voluntary Workers who distributed the Family Offering Envelopes to the houses in the Parish. The Parish depends for its income on these offerings. We thank you for your support and generosity. If anybody has not received envelopes please contact the Parish Office 6125679.

MABS Helpline:

Problems paying off debts? Experiencing financial difficulty? Need advice on money management? Phone 1890 283438.

Suicide Support:

The South Tipperary Suicide Bereavement Support Group is there for anyone aged over 18 and bereaved by suicide. The group meets in the Clonmel Community Resource Centre, Kickham Street, Clonmel. Contact Catherine Fahey at 086-8328709. This group is supported by the HSE and the Regional Suicide Resource Office.

Senior Help line:

Do you need someone to talk to? Senior Help Line is a confidential listening service for older people by older people for the price of a local call anywhere in Ireland, Locall 1850-440444. Senior help line is open from 10.00 am – 10.00 pm. 365 days a year.

Parish Information;

Priests of the Parish: Fr. Michael Hegarty I.C. & Fr. James Pollock I.C.; tel 6125679 fax 6128071, email

Sister: Sr. Mary Muckley 6125235

Office: open Monday – Friday 9.30am – 4.30pm

SVP Helpline 086-0412328 or 052 6123878