Murroe/Boher Newsletter 11th Dec 2016

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Parish Clergy: Fr Loughlin Brennan                           Fr. Tom Ryan

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

Anniversaries:                                   Murroe

Willie Hartnett & deceased members of Hartnett family and

Lena Laffan                                                                7pm this Saturday

Owen and Josie O’Malley                                          11.30am this Sunday

Willie Quigley and John O’Connell                            9am next Sunday

Martin and Bridgine Carey and

Christine Coughlan (nee Carey)                                  11.30am next Sunday


Liam Bourke and

James and John O’Gorman                                         10am this Sunday

May They Rest in Peace

Eucharistic Ministers next weekend: Boher: Eilish Bartley 10am.

Murroe: Bridget Hayes 7pm. Noreen Keane 9am, Tom Seaver 11.30am

Masses for coming week: Boher – Tuesday and Thursday 9.30am.

Murroe – Wednesday and Friday 10am

Christmas Ceremonies: Christmas Eve Masses: Boher 7 pm,

Murroe 8.30pm.

Christmas Day Masses: Murroe 9am and 11.30am, Boher 10am.

Confessions: with Visiting Priests in Murroe & Boher after all Masses next weekend 17/18 December

Best of luck to all involved in the Tommy Fleming Concert this Sunday night. We hope all attending have an enjoyable night.

Murroe Post Office: The Post office will be open for normal business until 5pm on Saturday 17th December, including full postal deliveries and collections.

Murroe N.S. Parents Association have recently setup a Facebook page at and a twitter feed @murroenspa the website is and email is

GAA 45 DRIVE: Murroe-Boher GAA Club are running a 45 drive on Tuesday, December 13th in the Muintir na Tíre Hall, Murroe, commencing at 8 pm sharp. It will cost €6-00 to play on the night.

Nativity Pageant 2016; Join us in Bethlehem on Sunday 18th Dec, 7.00pm, Murroe Church.

Social Dance in Millennium Centre Caherconlish on Saturday 17th December. Music by Dermot Lyons. Tea served. Admission €10

Murroe Deanery are holding a series of talks in St Mary’s Secondary School, Newport on the recent pastoral Letter “Come to the Table”. The final talk will take place on Tuesday 13th Dec at 7.30pm – finishing at 8.45. All are welcome to attend.

Holmes Florist Cappanuke: Christmas Wreaths, Swags, Table pieces now available and made to order. Contact 061 386057 or 061 386318.

For Sale: Three Seater Couch, Solid Oak frame. Perfect condition. Best offer secures. Phone 381512

Lotto Results 4/12/16 – 13,21,22,29 – No Jackpot Winner. €20 Luck dips Gerard Ryan, Kevin Holmes, Larry Hayes & Jodie Power. Next Week’s Jackpot €7700 in O’Neill’s

Boher Community Development Association: Boher 2017 Parish Calendar on sale.  It includes a delightful selection of old and recent photographs reflecting the lives and achievements of the people of Boher and places of interest.  The back of the calendar features some Boher-related snippets from old newspapers and journals.  It is available from the Bars in Boher and the shops and PO in Murroe.  Cost €5.

Boher Christmas Market, this Sunday 11 December, at 2pm. An occasion not to be missed!  Santa and Mrs Claus will also visit the Community Centre.

Community First Responder, Boher requires new volunteers to cover 24 hours a month. Those interested must be over 18 years and hold a clean driving licence. Training will take place in early 2017 to Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Council. If you are interested, contact Ita Richardson, CFR Boher are taking a stand at the Boher Christmas Market from 2-5pm. They will be giving information to the community and recruiting volunteers.

Boher’s Annual Walk and Fun Run on St. Stephen’s Day, in aid of Milford Hospice, will commence from Boher Community Centre at 1pm.

Boher Parish Social will take place on 21 January 2017 at the Millennium Centre, Caherconlish.

Murroe Website EditorMurroe/Boher Newsletter 11th Dec 2016