Posted by: naomhmuire | 17/08/2013

Fógraí / Newsletter August 18th 2013

Bliain an Chreidimh
An Fichiú Domhnach Saor – 18ú Lúnasa 2013
Pray for Ignatius ‘Náis’ Moriarty, Dún Síon.
Solas síoraí dá anam,
Priest on Call for the Corca Dhuibhne Pastoral Area is: Fr. Tomás Ó Luanaigh – 066-9151208.
MASSES/AIFRINN
ST. MARY’S CHURCH
Sat/Sath 17ú 8.00pm Breda Hand, Kinard, CB
Sun 18ú 11.30am Fómhar na Feirme – M.P.P.
Máirt 20ú 10.00am Intinn Pearsanta.
Wed 21ú 7.30pm Margaret O’Sullivan, Flemingstown, CB.
Déard 22ú 10.00am Intinn Pearsanta.
Fri 23úMulti-Intentional 7.30pm 1. Donal Griffin, Marian Park, MM.2. David Irby, The Grove, MM.3. Delia Fitzgerald, Clchán Dubh, CB.4. Brigid Patton, Cóm a’ Liaig, CB.5. Tadhg and Bridie Kennedy, Rinn Buí, CB
Sat/Sath 24ú 8.00pm Nellie and David Lovett, Garrynadur, CB.
Domh 25ú 11.30am Missa Pro Populo.
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
Dingle Hospital Oratory: Monday 10.30am – 11.30am.
St Mary’s: Tues and Wed 10.30am – 10pm.
Thurs 10.30 – 11.30am except when it is a First Friday,
it will be on that Friday. “Come and See” says the Lord.
Confessions: Sat. 10.30am – 11.00am & after Vigil Masses.
NAOMH EOIN BAISTE, LIOS PÓIL
Domh/Sun 18ú 10.00am Kevin Fitzgerald, 1ú CB and deceased members of the Fitzgerald Family, Boherbrack.
Domh/Sun 25ú 10.00am Anthony O’Sullivan, Garrynadur, MM.
Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament
Déardaoin / Thursday 11 am – 12 noon
NAOMH CAITLÍN, FIONN TRÁ
Satharn 17ú 6.15i.n. Marguerite Sheehan, CB, Epping, New Hampshire, USA.
Satharn 24ú 6.15i.n. Denis Devane, Trá Lí agus Baile an Trasna, CB.
Adhradh na Naomh Shacraiminte
Déardaoin / Thursday 11 r.n. – 12i.n.
(21ú/22ú Lúnasa)
DINGLE: Euch. Ministers’ Team Team 1: Vigil : Theresa Ashe, Blandina O’Connor, Maura Evans, Marian O’Sullivan, Máire Uí Shíthigh and Ann O’Connor. 11:30am Sr. de Sales, Patricia Williams, Bridie Fitzgerald and Madge Fitzgerald. Collectors’ Team 1; Church Cleaners’ Team 1. Readers:
Vigil: Marian O’Sullivan. 11.30a.m.: Margaret Sheehy.
LIOS PÓIL: Ministéirí Eoc.: Anne Prendeville and Bridget Prendeville. Léitheoir: Ristéard Mac Eoin.
FIONN TRÁ: Ministéir Eoc.: Brenda Ní Shúilleabháin.
Léitheoir: Brenda Ní Shúilleabháin.
NB: Eucharistic Ministers please note: If you are unable to attend, please arrange a replacement. Míle buíochas.
Offertory Collection
August 11th: Weekly Env.: €1,031; Cash: €1,720; Total: €2,751. August 15th: Weekly Env.: €444; Cash: €557; Total: €1,001. Sick and Retired Priests Collection €2,893 received to date.
Diocesan collection for Pastoral and Retreat Centres will be taken up as a 2nd collection after communion this weekend August 17th and 18th.
Míle buíochas.
FÓGRAÍ
Seoladh Leabhar: Beidh leabhar ‘Tá Sé Tarraingthe Agat, a Mhary Ellen’ le Máirín Uí Shé á sheoladh i Halla Cheann Trá 7:30pm Dé Sathairn seo chugainn 17ú Lúnasa. Fáilte rómhaibh go léir.
Dingle Historical Society Lecture on ‘Mount Brandon – The Archaeology of a Holy Mountain’ by Frank Coyne, Archaeologist, Thursday 22nd August in the Dingle Library at 7.30pm.
Heritage Week Field Outing to Camp, led by member of the Kerry Arch and Historical Society, Sunday August 25th. Meet at Camp Junction at 2.30pm. Fáilte roimh cách.
The Kerry Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes has a few seats remaining. The Pilgrimage will be led by our new Bishop Ray Browne and will depart from Kerry Airport on Monday 2nd September. If interested, please contact Janice 064 77 58219 or email joskdp@eircom.net Limited places also for those who may need assistance.”
Recovery Haven Cancer Support House: Killarney Mini Marathon – Sept. 14th. Walk, jog or run this 10km race. To register ring 087-2410212 or 086-2719991.
Lough Derg One Day Retreats
Lough Derg one day retreats recommence on 17th August.
A guided day of prayer, reflection and renewal. The morning includes Rosary and Way of the Cross as well as Prayers of Intercession and Healing of Memories.
The afternoon offers an opportunity for quiet time & personal prayer and concludes with the celebration of Eucharist.
Well recognised as a Sanctuary – a safe place Lough Derg offers a ‘Living With Suicide’ Workshop on Wednesday 25th September.
This day is for adults who have been affected by suicide, either through personal loss or with suicidal ideation, or for those ministering to the suicide bereaved or working in support services.
Advance booking is essential. Cost: €40 pp includes return boat fare, tea/coffee & scones, Services & a light lunch. Contact Maureen 071 9861518 or email: info@loughderg.org for booking.
Rath Dé ar Dingle Regatta 2013
A Thiarna, ofrálaim an rás seo duit.
Ofrálaim m’iarracht duit mar urnaí agus
déanfad mo dhícheall.
Is tábhachtaí m’iompar sa naomhóg inniu ná fuinneamh mo ghéag sa rás.
Má dheinim go maith cabhraigh liom
éirí in airde a sheachaint,
Mioscais má bhuaitear orainn agus fearg,
formad agus fíoch.
Ach, a Thiarna, táim ag tnúth leis an mbua.
Tabhair cúnamh dom, más ea, mo dhícheall a dhéanamh agus gur leor sin chun an chraobh a bhreith. AMEN
Pattern Open Air Masses 2013
7.30p.m. Déardaoin 29ú Lúnasa – Patrún na Mináirde.
10.00a.m. Dé Domh 29ú Meán Fómhair i Séipéal Naomh Caitlín. Déanfar Turas traidisiúnta cois Tobar Mhichíl, Baile Móir, tar éis an tAifreann sa Séipéal.
11.30a.m. Dé Luain 25ú Samhain – Lá Chaitlíona.
Please notify former Parishioners now resident outside our Parish who may wish to participate.
New Readers’ Rota list available in St. Mary’s Sacristy.
Bliain an Chreidimh – Our Patron Saints Laochra an Chreidimh No.55.
St. Catherine was born in Sienna on the 25th of March 1347. She is the Patron Saint of illness, Italy and nurses. St. Catherine was a philosopher. She is one of the two patron saints of Italy with St. Francis of Assisi. Her proper name was Caterina Benincasa. In 1366 Catherine experienced a Mystical Marriage with Jesus. Catherine dedicated much of her life to helping the sick and the poor. St. Catherine died in Rome on the 29th of April 1380 at the age of thirty three having suffered a stroke eight days earlier. Jesus is also thought to have died at the same age. She is buried in Santa Maria Sopra Minerva.
I picked Catherine because I like the name and also, the name runs in my family and Saint Catherine was very kind. (Una – Bunscoil an Chlochar)
Glór na hUaighe
Séipéal agus Reilig Naomh Séamas
The Church of Ireland church on the north side of Main Street, St. James’s, was built in 1807 and renovated in 1974; an earlier church on the same site was reputed to have been built by the Spaniards. Its dedication to St. James and the Spanish trading presence in the town lends support to the tradition; Dingle was also a point of embarkation for the popular medieval pilgrimage to the shrine of St. James at Compostella. In a side chapel is a broken memorial to John Fitzgerald, Knight of Kerry, who died in 1741. Near by, in what remains of the old Dingle graveyard, is a curious slab from a tomb; broken now, the inscription around the edge of the slab is no longer legible, but it recorded, in an abbreviated form of mixed Latin and Irish, the burial of one of the Fitzgeralds in 1504. (The Dingle Peninsula – Steve MacDonogh)

Prayer at launch of St. James’ Survey, 2011.
For all dedicated to the conservation and minding of our Christian Heritage.
For this Community of St. James, for the local Tidy Town Committee and volunteers, for the State bodies and Kerry County Council officers entrusted to this work and for the team of Archaeologists caring for this cemetery of St. James. Amen

Dingle Parish Pastoral Council and Liturgy Groups thank all who promoted and participated in our round of Cemetery Masses. We acknowledge the great work of local committees together with Kerry County Council Officers and cemetery caretakers.
Go gcúití Dia a Saothair leo.

NB: Is mian linn a cheartú botún fhoilsithe insan ‘The Unquiet Grave (2013) i dtaobh uaigh Phádraig Uí Siochfhradha agus dá bharr i Sunday Message an Domhnach seo chaite. Tá an Seabhac curtha i Reilig Ghlais Naíon i mBaile Átha Cliath. Leaba i measc Naoimh na Ríochta go raibh aige.

Vocations
“Man’s highest life does not consist in self expression, but in self sacrifice” (R H Benson)
Called to be a Priest? Contact Vocations Dir. Fr Liam Lovell: 087-1640967 or email: liamlovell@yahoo.ie
Fómhar na Feirme 2013
Procession introduction: Méar Chiarraí Séamus Cosaí Mac Gearailt;
Maeve Hoare & Kay O’Sullivan – Papal & Kerry Flags;
Tom O’Sullivan – Fruit and Jam;
Mary Devane and Ann Begley – Butter, milk and eggs;
Michael Griffin & Paudie Hanafin – Meat and Bread;
Camphill Community – Vegetables;
Michael O’Connor – Agriculture Show Trophy;
Tom Browne – Dingle Races’ Bell.
Reader: Derry Ó Murchú; Psalm: Paddy Browne.
Prayers of the faithful: John Bowler, Pierce Hoare Jnr, Micheál Ó Moráin and Séamus Cosaí Mac Gearailt.
Offertory Precession: Maura Flahive and Kathleen Sheehy.
Communion Reflection: Pat O’Connor.
Reflection
“Praise the Lord, Jerusalem;
He feeds you with the finest wheat”. (Psalm 147)

Let the wealthy and great
Roll in splendour and state
I envy them not, I declare it.
I eat my own lamb,
My chickens and ham,
I shear my own fleece and I wear it.
I have lawns, I have bowers,
I have fruit, I have flowers,
The lark is my morning alarmer.
So jolly boys now
Here’s God speed the plough,
Long life and success
to the Farmer.

“They go out, they go out full of tears,
Bearing seed for the sowing.
They come back, they come back with joyful shouts,
Bringing into the barns their harvested sheaves.” (Psalm 126)

(Poem by the late Patrick O’Connor, Knocknahow, Dingle.)

Not what we give but what we share…
‘A summer Sunday again,
and you’ll have visitors,’
the padre said at Mass.
‘Friends and relatives on holidays
from Santiago … or the country … or wherever,
dropping in for a chat,
a drink, a bite to eat…’

It reminded me of my mother,
And sister, Evelyn, and living near the sea.

‘Well, do your best for them,’ he urged.
‘Be as hospitable as you can.
Give them a welcome anyway.
It’s only once a year… or so…’

They were poor women, his congregation.
They smile into their laps with wry resignation.
They knew, in a very different way from the padre,
that to celebrate the oldest of human rites –
the breaking of bread –
somebody along the line
has to make a sacrifice.

(Reflections on a Life – Ó Mhuígheó go Valparaiso: Teresita Durkan)


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