Murroe / Boher Newsletter 3rd June 2018

No comments

Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                          Fr. Tom Ryan

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

Recent Deaths: John Corbett, Clonkeen

Anniversaries:                                     Murroe

Patrick and Paddy Owens                                              10am next Thursday

Theresa Cusack                                                             7pm next Saturday

Tony O’Brien                                                               11.30am next Sunday


Owen O’Neill                                                               10am this Sunday

Nellie O’Gorman and

William and Christine Bolster and

John O’Connor                                                             10am next Sunday

                              May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers Next Weekend: Boher: Kathleen Walters.

Murroe: Evelyn Lorigan 7pm, Mary O’Brien 9am, Breda Byrnes 11.30am.

Masses for coming Week: No Morning Mass in Murroe and Boher this Monday.

The Jack and Jill Children’s Foundation would like to take this opportunity to thank you most sincerely for your kind donation of €6140.00 to the Jack & Jill Children’s Foundation from your Vintage Tractor Run from Murroe to Doon and in memory of our dear colleague Rhona Kett Sheridan. Without the support of donors, we would be unable to support the families of our very sick babies. This kind donation will provide over 383 hours of home nursing respite care for our families and for this we are truly grateful.

Cemetery Masses: Annagh, Friday 15th June at 7.30pm. Clonkeen, Friday 22nd June at 7.30pm. Ballinure, Friday 29th June at 7.30pm. Abington, Sunday 29th July at 11.30am.

ADAPT Domestic Abuse Services are holding a church gate collection in Murroe/Boher at all the masses next weekend Sat/Sun 9th and 10th June in aid of their women’s shelter in Limerick. Please give generously to this worthy cause.

The Boher Family Fun Day will take place this Sunday 3rd June at 1.30pm at the GAA grounds, Boher.  Activities commence with the children’s Fancy Dress Competition, followed by races and novelty races for children and adults.  Back by popular demand this year, our Fittest Family challenge, where teams of 4 battle it out in a series of tasks to see who can complete the course in the best time!  Teams comprise of 2 adults and 2 children up to 15 years of age.  Also new this year, is our community picnic patch, so why not bring along a picnic and relax and enjoy events.

Lotto Results for 27/05/18 -21,24,27,29- €20 Lucky Dips Helena Hayes, Andy Rainsford, Eleanor Robin & Kathryn Buckley. Next week’s Jackpot 6,700. Draw in O’Neill’s.

Murroe Boher Ladies Gaelic Football. Thank you to everyone who supported our recent Church Gate Collection. The total amount collected was €640. Congratulations to our Under 16 team, recently winning the U16 County Novice Final (on a scoreline of 3-10 to 3-03), over a very good Feohanagh Castlemahon team. Well done Murroe Boher Players and Management Ken Beirne and Marie O’Flynn. Huge congratulations also to Ken for leading Limerick U16s County Team to a Munster B title. Limerick will now contest the All Ireland U16 semi-final against Laois on July 4th in Cahir. After an exceptional and brave challenge in the U14 Novice County Final, the Murroe Boher 14s were defeated by 6 points to a very good St. Senans (Foynes) side. Hard luck girls, your day will come again. Minor and Senior Players are continuing to train and preparing for summer league and championship season ahead. New players coaches always welcome for U8’s, U10’s, U12’s every Monday evening in Boher pitch at 6:30pm – please contact Marcella or Helen on 087-2987882. Player registration fees now due. Please keep an eye out on our Murroe Boher LGFC Facebook page for Club and County activity and upcoming fixtures and club activity.

Murroe-Boher Community Games: A lovely evening of sport was held last Thursday evening in Glenstal Gamesfields.  Well done to all the young athletes who participated and to all who helped out in any way.  A special thanks also to our kind sponsors.  Congratulations to Gemma Ryan who won the U12 Girls Madeline Hogg Trophy and congratulations also to Cathal Foley who won the U12 Boys Fr. Peter Shield.  A full list of all the winners is available on the Murroe-Boher Community Games website as well as photos on the Facebook page.  Best wishes to all the competitors who will represent the parish in June.

The girls U12 community games soccer girls have also been busy with matches over the past few weeks. At the May National Finals, we were represented by Rose Clancy in swimming and by Harry Condon who won 4th place with the Limerick U14 Boys Mixed Distance Relay Team.  Well done to all.

Murroe Boher Bord na nOg would like to congratulate our U14 Hurlers on winning the first round of the championship on Wednesday evening V Southside Gaels, next up is a visit to Knockainey on Wednesday 13th June. The Bord na nOg, would like to remind people about the family fun day in Boher pitch at 1.30pm on Sunday 03rd June. We wish to advise of upcoming tournaments on Saturday 16th June, we have the Reale Family Cup at 11.00am, and the Rhona Kett Sheridan Cup in the afternoon at 14.30pm. Teas/Coffees & BBQ will be served all day, please show your support if you can.

Murroe Website EditorMurroe / Boher Newsletter 3rd June 2018