Murroe / Boher Newsletter 21st july 2019

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                       Fr. Tom Ryan

Tel. 386227 Mobile 087 9814051                                Tel. 352223 Mobile 087 6291557

Anniversaries:                                      Murroe

Molly Power                                                                            7pm this Saturday

Tom Holmes                                                                             9am this Sunday

Eileen Hickey months Mind and

Liam, Paddy and Peggy Hickey

All those laid to rest in Abington Cemetery                                 11.30am next Sunday


John and Mary Fitzgibbon and

Brian O’Mahony                                                                                   10am this Sunday

Christopher Humphreys                                                                         10am next Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher: Elizabeth O’Connor.

Murroe: Bridget Hayes 7pm, Pat Madigan 9am, Kathryn Buckley 11.30am

Cemetery Masses: Abington, Sunday 28th July at 11.30am.

Murroe Boher Pilgrimage to Knock Shrine will take place on Sunday 4th August. Bus departs from Murroe Church 8am, Boher Church 8.15am. Cost €20. Contact Helen post office Murroe, Nonie 061 386318, Phyllis 061 386258, Liz 087 1543563

Many thanks from St Joseph’s Young Priests Society to the local promoters and subscribers who contribute €10 per person per year. This money helps to foster vocations to the priesthood and religious life and to assist financially, students for the priesthood. This year €500 was sent to the Society.

Medjugorje Pilgrimage: A few seats left for pilgrimage to Medjugorje departing from Shannon on 5th September spiritual directors Fr T Egan, Fr D Quirke full religious programme contact John O Brien Group leader 086 8586304

Cliona’s Foundation 12th Annual Cycle will take place on Sat 31st Aug next at Bruff Rugby Club, Kilballyown, Bruff, Co. Limerick. Again, there are three routes – 90k (over 18’s) departing at 10am; 40k also departing at 10am and Kiddies/Family 10k which will be the first off at 9:45am. Registration from 8:30am, adults CI €20, non-CI €25, and family €30. Online registration at  BBQ, bouncy castle etc. Any queries contact Trevor 086 – 827 6381 / Brendan 087 – 2518 949.

Viatores Christi (Lay missionary association) is visiting parishes in Cashel and Emly. They will preach at all Masses in Murroe/Boher on weekend of 24/25 August.

Murroe-Boher Historical Society’s annual excursion will take place on Saturday, 3rd August. This year we will be visiting South East Galway.  Bus will leave from outside Murroe Church at 8am sharp. Bus €20 to non-members. Meals not included in price. Our tour will begin in Portumna where we meet our guide and have refreshments. We will then visit Clonfert Cathedral, reputed burial place of St. Brendan. We will then move on to the village of Woodford, famous for its industrial history. The Woodford area is also famous for the Woodford Evictions of the late 19th century. Our next stop will be Meelick and its Franciscan abbey, the church and sacristy of which are still in use today. The ruins include traces of the transept chapel, friary and a small mill. Close by are the ruins of a castle. If there is time, we will visit allas Castle former seat of De Burgo family. In the evening we will conclude with a meal, venue to be decided. To book please contact Tom Holmes 086-3642673 or contact

Lotto Results for 14/7/19 -3,13,24,30 – No Winner. €20 Lucky Dip Kieran Kett, Kathleen Graham, Geraldine Ryan & Laura Flynn. Next week’s Jackpot €6,000 Draw in Power’s.

Murroe Boher Camogie: Our monthly clothes collection is still on going the last Saturday of every month. It will take place next Saturday (27th July) from 7.30 – 8pm in Murroe Clubhouse. All donations greatly appreciated with all funds raised going to run our club.

Murroe AFC Notes: Team News: The Ladies took the league leaders Regional Utd all the way to penalties after a 3-3 draw on Tuesday last in their open cup game but came out on the wrong side of the lottery that is the penalty shootout. Next Tuesday 23rd they face Aisling Annacotty away in the league at 7:30pm. Keep an eye on the Facebook page for fixtures and results.

All 3 Mens teams are back in action training for the season ahead. A team training and B team training is on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 7:30pm in Tubber, with C team training on Mondays and Wednesdays at 7:30pm in Tubber.

Murroe AFC’s FAI Summer Soccer School is taking place in Tubber this week. There are over 125 kids having a great week, and thankfully the weather cooperated fully! Well done to Janice and Ray for organising a fabulous summer soccer school! Online Club shop: Murroe AFC now have an online club shop with O’Neill’s, so if you’d like to get yourself a nice club t-shirt or polo shirt for the long hot summer ahead have a look. Link available on the Murroe AFC Facebook Page.


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