Congratulations - to Fr. O’Rourke on the Golden Jubilee of his Ordination to the Priesthood from all parishioners. Concelebrated Mass was in Gortnahoe Church on Monday last with refreshments afterwards in Gortnahoe Community centre. Full report next week.
Eucharistic Congress - Final Mass (Statio Orbis) Tickets are now available from Fr. Irwin please collect tickets from him.
Ballysloe School Summer Work - See notice on Tipperary Star re Tender for Works to be done to the School. Anyone interested can apply.
Ballysloe School - Is now enrolling new pupils. Enrolment Forms are now available from the school.
Cemetery Masses - Aglish Cemetery : Friday June 15th at 7.30.p.m. Good Shepherd Cemetery Friday June 29th at 7.30.p.m. Glengoole Cemetery Tuesday July 24th at 7.30.p.m. Fennor Thursday 26th July at 7.30.p.m. Boulick: Wednesday August 15th at 7.p.m. Ballinalacken Cemetery Friday 24th Aug at 7.p.m.
Thanks - The GG Charity Cycle Committee would like to thank everyone who participated in their inaugural Cycle on May 13th. Valuable funds were raised for Heart to Hand and NCBI. Sincere thanks also to all helpers. It was a wonderful success. Do not miss it next year.
Thanks From Trocaire - For all contributions received and forwarded for the support of poor families in the third world.
Eucharistic Congress - Archbishop Dermot Clifford and the other bishops are deeply grateful for your donations to the four collections for the Congress since 2009. Your support means that Ireland is able to extend a warm welcome to visitors from all over the world to the International Eucharistic Congress from June 10th with the theme The Eucharist - Communion with Christ and with one another. Anyone wishing to give further support to the Congress please give donation to Fr. Irwin or Fr. O’Rourke.
Deaths - The death occurred of Philip Talbot Los Angeles, formerly Lisduff also Nancy Kenny, nee Duggan, Clonmel formerly of Rathbeg. May they rest in peace.