Parish Newsletter: 17th/18th July 2021.

Parish Newsletter – Saturday & Sunday 17th/18th July, 2021 – 16th Sunday in ordinary time.                   

Church of the Immaculate Conception,

Glin, Co. Limerick.

Fr. Timothy Curtin (Coolcappa/Kilcolman) 086-3697735/069-60126

Canon Anthony O Keeffe (Foynes/Shanagolden/Roberstown) 087-4163401/069-60112

Fr. Austin McNamara (Loughill/Ballyhahill) 087-2615471/069-82103

Diocese of Limerick Website:

Eucharistic Ministers: Saturday 17th July: Betty Anne McSweeney

                                        Sunday 18th July: Sean Flanagan

Readers: Saturday 17th July: David Sheahan

                 Sunday 18th July: Eva Fitzgerald

Eucharistic Adoration: Weekly Adoration every Friday from 3pm until 9pm.  All are welcome to join ….

Fr. Cantalamessa: “It is in staying still, in silence and possibly for long periods before Jesus in adoration, that we perceive that he wants from us”.

Special Eucharistic Adoration Notice: The Eucharistic Adoration scheduled for Friday 23rd July and Friday 30th July will start at 5.00pm and will continue until 9.00 p.m.


Local Notes: if you would like to have a note placed in this section of the paper, please contact no later than 7:00 pm Sunday evening.

The following is the schedule for the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Glin.

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays: Morning Mass at 10.00 a.m.

Saturdays: Evening Mass at 7.00 p.m.

Sundays: Morning Mass at 11.00 a.m.

These weekly arrangements are subject to change.

Following HSE and Nphet guidelines there are limited numbers for Masses.  Please observe social distancing, wear a face mask and sanitize your hands.

Baptisms & Weddings: To book a Baptism or a Wedding please contact Fr. Curtin on (086) 3697735 or Pastoral Area Secretary Ann Dore, Foynes on (069) 65561 during office hours: Wednesday: 10a.m. to 1p.m., & 2p.m to 5p.m.  Thursday & Friday: 9a.m. to 1p.m. & 2p.m. to 5p.m.

Funerals:  All funerals arrangements can be directed to the following:

Fr. Curtin: (069) 60126/(086) 3697735

Fr. McNamara: (069) 82103(087) 2615471

Canon O Keeffe: (069) 60122(087) 4163401

Tax Rebate Form: Thank you to those who have already returned their CHY3 form to date.  Anyone who has not yet submitted their form to Ann Dore, Parish Secretary, you are asked to please do so at your earliest convenience. 

Anniversary Masses:

Saturday 17th July 7pm Mass: Jude, Teresa and Michael O Sullivan, Cahara.  Mrs. Nora  Costello, Marian Place.

Sunday 18th July 11am Mass: Jimmy & Jerry O Brien, Glenagragra. 

Joanie Costello, Glin.  Noel Mulvihill, Glin.  Nora & Mick Hanrahan and daughter Christina Hanrahan, Glin.

Saturday 24th July: Ann Sheahan’s Months Mind

Glin Tidy Towns: The Tidy Towns volunteers have started back on Wednesday evenings from 7pm.  There are lots of areas that need a good dose of TLC!  We meet at Glin Town Park and everyone is welcome to join us. 

Congratulations: to Tom O’Sullivan who took part in the Waterville Hardman over the weekend.

Glin GAA: Split the Bucket takes place every second Monday night. Don’t miss out. Play now at

Glin Emmets LGFA: Underage training for the girls continues on Saturday morning at 9am to 10am at the Glin GAA pitch.  All children must be registered prior to attending.  For more info contact Maire Lyons 


Glin lifeguards: The lifeguards at Glin Pier are on full time shifts until the end of the summer.  Please be respectful of the water, currents and tides and of course be respectful to our lifeguards, who year on year are just amazing. 

Newsletter:  Please email Geraldine on if you would like anything placed in the weekly newsletter.

Please note next weekend will the final newsletter for the summer.  It will be available again in September.

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