Powerstown Lisronagh

PARISH PILGRIMAGE TO MEDJUGORJE

PARISH PILGRIMAGE TO MEDJUGORJE

(Option if desired to travel to Dubrovnik or stay in Medjugorje can be catered for) 25 September 2013, seven nights, €829 inclusive - Direct flights from Cork - breakfast, dinner each day and return transfer to Cork airport included.

Please contact Susan Phelan for further details: 052 6121352 or 086 1574880.

TENNIS

Tennis coaching every Saturday morning in Monroe at the following times: 7 to 12 year olds 10am to 11am. Over 12s 11am to 12noon. New members welcome.

RATHKEEVIN CARDS

Winners of the Progressive 25 held at Rathkeevin Hall on Thursday, April 25. Winners sharing 1st and 2nd on 10 games: Sean Spillane and Nuala Hogan: Kevin Sweeney and Chris Maher. 3rd. on 9 games: Dick Lonergan and Denis O’Donnell.

Table Prizes - On the 19th game: Nora O’Donnell and Alice McCarthy. On the 20th. game: Eileen Bell and Maura Lonergan. Progressive 25 again on Thursday, May 2, at 8.30pm (sharp).

BAPTISMS

We welcome into the christian community, Cian Jack Trehy, Samuel Thomas Coffey and Aoileann Catherine Morrisson. We congratulate their parents John and Claire, Brendan and Elaine and Patrick and Triona.

FIRST FRIDAY

Friday next is the first Friday of the month. Mass in Lisronagh on Thursday at 7.30pm. Mass in Powerstown on Friday at 7.30pm.

RATHKEEVIN COMMUNION.

Congratulations to the 20 boys and girls from Rathkeevin School who received their first Communion on Saturday last in Powerstown Church. It was a beautiful ceremony and a beautiful day. Great credit must go to their teacher Eimear Howley for preparing them so well. Our thanks also to the Rathkeevin School Choir for enriching the ceremony and to their teacher Elizabeth English for preparing and conducting them. Our thanks also to organist Eimear Howley and school musicians, Coleen, Orla, Eve, Anna and Ella. Those who received their communion were, Conor Bowen, Abbey Burke, Kacper Dembek, Simon Duggan, Emma Dwyer, Paddy Fitzgerald, Enya Galligan, Noah Hammond, Conor Kennedy, Laoiseach Kinsella, Meadbh Mulcahy, Tom O’Dea, Jean O’Donnell, Tara O’Donnell, Lily O’Flaherty, Lauryn O’Flynn, Thea O’Leary, Brandon O’Mahony, Zakery Ryan and David Traas. To all we say ‘well done.’

MAY ROSARY

The rosary will be recited at the grotto in Rathronan every Monday night during May at 7.30pm.

DRAW THE JOKER

Results April 28. Joan O’Connor, Mullinarinka, €100; Nuala Cahill, Giantsgrave, €50; Liam Condon, c/o Monroe, €50; Tommy O’Brien, Goatenbridge, €25. This week’s Jackpot €4,750.