24th/25th November 2018: Christ King of the Universe
Eucharistic Ministers for Next Week
Vigil Mass 7.00 p.m.: Betty Ann McSweeney, Mike Fennell, Alice Moore
Sunday 11.00 a.m.: Denis Flaherty, Fiona Moore
Readers for this week: Saturday Vigil: David Sheehan
Sunday 11.00 a.m. Nodlaig Adams
Readers for next week: Saturday Vigil: Ciara Shine
Sunday 11am: Saoirse Culhane
Altar Servers This Week: Saturday: Marissa Hogan, Orla & Colm MacNamara
Sunday: Ella O Connor & Anna Daly
Altar Servers Next Week: Saturday: Darragh, Orlaith & Fearghal Leahy
Sunday: Olivia Palys, Ava Hogan, Aoibhe McCarthy
Births: Congratulations to Joanne (Fitzgerald) & Michael Houlihan on the birth of their baby girl.
Congratulations to Colm (Glin GAA Intermediate trainer) and Patrice on the birth of their baby boy.
Thank You: to all our wonderful Altar Servers who have given of their time so generously for the past year. We welcome some of our new Servers next week.
Glin Red Cross Defibrillator No: 0876230032
Notes in Local Papers: If you would like a note in The Observer or The Limerick Leader please email your notes to email@example.com by 7pm Sunday night to ensure publication for the coming week.
Rosary Campaign: Following the very successful campaign of the Rosary on the Coast, the organisers are hoping to get 1 in 10 people in Ireland to pray a decade or a full Rosary every day for the conversion of sinners in our country and the whole world. It is not necessary to pray an extra Rosary/Decade, but, to include this intention among your own private intentions. Please sign your name on the leaflets at the back of the Church, and indicate if you wish to recite a Decade or a full Rosary. Thanking you.
Crumlin Hospital for Sick Children: a Big Thank You to all the people of Glin who contributed and supported Crumlin Hospital and Michael Barrett, raising a total of over €14 thousand euros.
Glin Library: Sorry to say that the library will be closed on Friday November 30th.
Annual Glin Christmas Craft Fair, Saturday 1st December: If you are interested in having a table at the Christmas Market in Ceol Corbraí Hall please contact John Healy on 087 123 7950. Book early to avoid disappointment, spaces are going fast.
ST FERGUS NS PARENTS ASSOCIATION: There will be NO Grotto at this years Old Fair Day in Ceol Corbrai Hall, instead the parents have decided to sell Late Late Toy Show Snack Boxes. The boxes will contain branded treats and will suit children from Juniors to 6th class and will be available to purchase through the school next week.
GLIN POST OFFICE: Last Posting Christmas Dates for USA: Standard Post Letters- December 10, Standard Post Parcels- December 7, Registered Post- December 7, Express Post- December 12. Postal boxes, Christmas cards, brown paper available at the post office.
Church Gate Collection: Thank you to all who supported last weekend’s Church Gate Collection in aid of St. Fergus’ National School Funds. Your support is greatly appreciated.
St. Fergus’ National School: is holding a Carol Service in the Church of the Immaculate Conception on Wednesday 5th December at 7.00 p.m. All welcome
GLIN MENS SHED: is having a Church gate collection this weekend November, 24 and 25. Members would like to thank all those who continue to give great support for the Shed’s activities throughout the past year. Your support is greatly appreciated.
GLIN ESTUARY CHARITY SWIM: All funds raised this year in aid of the charity swim go to The Caroline Foundation. It would be appreciated if any outstanding monies were handed in as the presentation takes place on Saturday, December 1 in the Magpie Bar. Thank you for your continued support every year.
Glin Latest News
- ‘The snowdrop and primrose our woodlands adorn’ ( Jean)
- Glin Mass broadcast from Radio Maria – Jan 26th at 10am
- Glin Community Gofundme https://gf.me/u/y9xyxz
- Glin Tidy Towns / Litter Picking.
- Campaign to leave Christmas lights on!
- Twilight Descending… by Mary T
- Town and Village Renewal Scheme Project .. funding allocated
- Goldfinch in Aughrim by Marie K.
- Glin GAA AGM.
- Tree of light, by Alexsandra…
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