Ss Peter & Pauls Parish Notes 08.04.18

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Ss. Peter and Pauls, Clonmel Sunday 8th April 2018
Canon Brendan Crowley: 61 26292
Fr. Michael Toomey 61 23239

Remember Those Who Died Recently:
Biddy Lynch, College Ave.
Tommy Byrne, Glenconnor and Marian Court.
Sr. Josephine McDonnell, Presentation Clonmel and Kilmurry McMahon, Co Clare.
Patricia Doyle (née Cronin) Kilsheelan.
Francis Cronin, Lisronagh.
John (Slogger) Hickey Glenview Close, Clonmel.

Months Mind of:
Bríd Burke, Lilly Daniels,
Pat Dolan, Josie Maher, Eileen Morrissey,
Aileen Mulcahy, Tommy Brett.

Anniversaries of
Gerard Kirwan (1st Anniv), Aisling Wall, Tommy and Pat Wall, Eddie Wynne, Edmund Troy, Paddy and Judy Tobin and Grandson Seán, Paddy and May Regan, May and Tom Tobin, Edward and Elizabeth Bergin, Colm Linnane, Nancy Houlihan, Jim O’Flaherty.

Masses this Weekend
Ss. Peter & Paul’s Church
7.30pm Bríd Burke (Months Mind)
11.00am Aisling Wall and her parents
Pat and Tommy Wall (Anniv)
12.30pm Eddie Wynne (Anniv)
Church of the Resurrection
10.00 am People of the Parish

Masses Next Weekend
Ss. Peter & Paul’s Church
7.30pm Michael Pyke (Months Mind)
11.00am Mairead Butler (Months Mind)
and Noel Magner (Anniv)
12.30pm Donal Sheehan (Anniv)
Church of the Resurrection
10.00 am Caitlin O’Keeffe (Anniv)

Minsters 14th/15th April 2018
Ss Peter & Paul’s & Resurrection
Ministers of the Word: Team C
Extraordinary Ministers of H C: Team 3
Altar Servers : St. Peter’s.

PARISH INFORMATION
Confessions: Every Sat from 12pm to 1pm and 7pm to 7.30pm
Ministry to the Sick/ Nursing Homes : Mass at Melview Nursing Home. Sacrament of anointing of the sick on request. Sacrament of Holy Communion every First Friday.
Sacrament of Baptism: 5pm on the First Saturday of the month in Ss. Peter & Pauls and on the third Saturday in the Resurrection.
Sacrament of Marriage: Consult with one of the Priests to secure a date. Church and State Require at least 3 months notice.
Pre Marriage Course: It is strongly recommended to partake in a Pre marriage course organised by ACCORD (Catholic
Marriage Advisory Council) for bookings and information contact 052 61 24144.
Masses: Peter and Pauls:
Vigil: 7.30pm Sun:11am & 12.30pm. 1 pm Week Days
Resurrection: 9.30 am Week Days and 10.00am Sunday.
Email: parishsspeterandpaul@gmail.com
Parish Radio: 107.9 FM

Bereavement Support:
SS Peter and Pauls offers a Bereavement Support Service that is free of charge and provided by a trained Bereavement
Support Group from the Parish.
Confidentiality is Guaranteed.
Contact the Parish Shop 61 22138
Parish Office: 61 29404

Lectio Divina Reflections on the Sunday Gospels. St. John’s Pastoral Centre, Waterford.
Each Wednesday Night to 26th April @ 7.30pm.

Coeliac Condition A reminder that those who wish to receive the low-gluten hosts, please approach the main celebrant at every Mass who will have these hosts in a separate part of the ciborium.

St. Mary’s Choral Society Presents “Grease” from 7th to 14th April 2018 at 8pm Sharp in the White Memorial Theatre. Tickets available from Marians’s,
O’Connell St.

Anam Cara Tipperary, an organisation that supports bereaved parents, will hold its next monthly Parent Evening on Monday 16th of April from 7.30pm-9:00pm in the Horse & Jockey Hotel, Thurles, Co. Tipperary. Anam Cara Tipperary offers a safe and comfortable setting where you can “drop the mask” and be yourself among people who understand. This event is open to all bereaved parents regardless of the age your child died, the circumstances of their death, or whether this was recent or not.

Free Asthma and COPD Adviceline
Speak to a specialist nurse over the phone about your or your child’s asthma or COPD.
Free phone 1800 44 54 64 between 9am and 5pm Monday to Friday to book an appointment.

Radio Maria Ireland is an Irish-run Catholic Talk-Radio Station. www.radiomaria.ie

Grow in Love Next Week, 15th April we welcome to the 11am Mass our Communion Children, their families and teachers as they prepare for the Sacrament of Holy Communion.

We Welcome to our Parish and the Christian Community:
Fionn Nicholas Collins, Rian James Marchetti,
Jorgi Leigh Mulchay, Luke Michael Denn,
Matas Gabrielis Vitkevicius.
Congratulations to the Parents and God Parents.

With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.
Eleanor Roosevelt

Active Retirement in Place4u Next Meeting 18th April. New Members Welcome.
Monthly Medugorje Mass will continue at Holy Family Mission, Glencomeragh, Kilsheelan on Thursday night 12th April beginning with Rosary at 8pm. followed by Holy Mass,
Adoration and Prayers for Healing.

Dolphin Swimming Club. Fashion Show in Hotel Minella on Friday 13th April. Cheese and Wine at 7pm. Show starts at 8pm. Tickets: €15 from Allens, In the Wardrobe or call 086 8279038. MC: Brendan Cummins.

St Mary’s Lourdes Pilgrimage 2018 This year’s Pilgrimage takes place on 2nd-7th August. Cost is €740pps. To book a place, please see one of the committee after the 6.15pm Vigil Mass on Saturday in the Crying Room at the back of the Church.

Do you need help? SVP can offer support when you need it. Talk to us in confidence. 61 23878

Day of Retreat for those in Parish Ministry
Facilitator: Dom Richard Purcell
(Abbot of Mount Melleray Abbey)
A day of input and reflection from Fr. Richard with quiet prayer as we reflect on our individual ministries in our parish life.
Saturday 21st April Mount Melleray Abbey 11am to 4pm.
€10 including light refreshments.
Booking is essential 051 874199

The Peace of Jesus
We do not come through suffering and difficult times unscarred. We are changed by them. Often they bring some sort of growth into our lives and that is usually not a pleasant experience. Today’s gospel shows us that even in those difficult times, faith can be transformative. Jesus came and stood amongst the disciples even though the doors were firmly closed. The peace that he gives them (shalom) is a peace of body, of mind and of spirit; it moves the disciples from despair and being locked away to rejoicing. Jesus then asks the disciples to be an unending witness to God’s love. They, and we, must be for others what Jesus has been for them. The risen Jesus is active in all our lives and in the world around us, but we must be careful not to close ourselves off or let fear take over. This is not easy as we often meet cynicism and doubt. Yet, John tells us that he writes these things so that we may come to believe and have life;
reminding us of the importance of the Word of God for our lives. Through the Word we come to know Jesus more deeply and can experience this peace that he offers us.
For even if the whole world believed in resurrection, little would change until we began to practice it. We can believe in CPR, but people will remain dead until someone breathes new life into them.
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Divine Mercy Sunday
Mass with Confessions and Adoration.
Sunday 8th April in St. Mary’s Church at 2.30pm.
Celebrant Fr. Billy Meehan.

Rome and Assisi
We wish our Pilgrims who are in Rome and Assisi at present a Safe and Blessed Journey.
The Spiritual Director Fr. Michael Toomey will Celebrate Mass on Sunday with The Holy Father.
We ask them to remember us and keep us in their prayers.

Spring into Health
A men’s health and wellbeing programme will start on 10th April for a period of 10 weeks at Place4U, Clonmel. Open to all men over 30 years and will cover such topics as fitness, cookery and general wellbeing Early booking is advisable as spaces are limited.
Contact 087 4407935

Dates of Note 9th April: The Annunciation of the Lord. Today celebrates the announcement by the angel Gabriel to the Virgin Mary that she would conceive and become the mother of Jesus.
12th April: Today is the Anniv of the episcopal ordination of Most Rev. Alphonsus Cullinan.

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