Early December 2021 Church News
CHURCH NEWS: Public Health Guidelines: With Covid19 numbers very high once more, everyone who goes to Church Masses are asked to observe Social Distancing guidelines, Use hand sanitizers; Wear a face covering and Stay Safe. It is in all of our interests that we continue to observe these guidelines and recommendations.
Carol Service: The Coral Service that was due to be held on December 5th was cancelled due to the high numbers of Covid cases currently in circulation.
Mass Schedule: The following Mass schedule is now in operation throughout the Parish: Saturday Vigil Mass Cullahill: 7.00pm, Durrow 7.30pm, Errill 8.30pm. Sunday Mass: Rathdowney; 10.30am, Durrow 12 noon.
Parish Office: The new Parish Office is now open at the Presentation Centre beside the Church or call (085) 2625033. Opening hours for this office will be from 10am to 2pm Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. The booking of Masses, Christenings of babies, sale of Mass Cards, Booking of weddings and funeral arrangements will go through this office. All matters relating to church business in the parish must also go through this office.
Readers: Readers for Sunday Mass from December 5th 2021 until January 30th 2022: December 5th – Kevin Kelly; December 12th – Deidre Moore; December 19th – Michael Conroy; December 26th – Martin Lawlor; January 2nd – Fergal Hassett; January 9th – Mary Lawlor; January 16th – Stephanie Phelan; January 23rd – Martin Lawlor; January 30th – Kevin Kelly. If you are unavailable to read please contact some person on the list. For any queries, please contact Martin Lawlor on (087) 2185839.
Readers for Saturday night Mass from December 4th until January 29th 2022: December 4th – Ann Marie Lalor; December 11th – Catherine Walsh; December 18th – Bernie Murphy; January 1st – Seosamh Murphy; January 8th – Oliver Lawlor; January 15th – Kay Sheppard; January 22nd – Noreen Joyce; January 29th – Ann Marie Lawlor.
Cullohill Adoration: Adoration of the Blessed Sacrement is held every Thursday morning in St Tiernach’s Church Cullohill from 8.50am to 9.50am in the kitchen area, followed by Mass. Everyone is most welcome.
NUMBER FOR ST. VINCENT DE PAUL – UPDATED JULY 2021: Our new contact phone number for confidential assistance is (087) 6974792.
SYMPATHY: Sincere Condolences are extended to the friends and family of Martin Lalor, Erkindale Drive, Durrow on their recent bereavement.