Parish Newsletter: 18th/19th September 2021

Parish Newsletter – Sat/Sunday 18th & 19th September 2021 – 25th 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 18th September: Mary Hogan

                                        Sunday 19th September: Marie McKenna

Readers: Saturday 18th September: Nicola Cunningham

                 Sunday 19th September: Sean Flanagan

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

Pope Paul VI: “Eucharistic adoration extends its influence far beyond the individual adorers, touching their homes and families and reaching out to the parish community and beyond”


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

Anniversary Masses:

Sunday 19th September 11am Mass: William Martin.  Paddy Horan & Fr. John Horan.  Hannah Geoghegan.

First Holy Communion: Congratulations to the First Holy Communion children of Ballyguiltenane National School who received their First Holy Communion today, Saturday 18th September.

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. Many hands make light work. Last week’s meet up accomplished so much in one hour

St. Fergus National School: are holding a clothing collection on Tuesday 19th October in conjunction with Glin GAA.  The GAA are kindly facilitating the collection and the Club House will be open to facilitate the collection of bags on Wednesday 6th and Wednesday 13th October from 9am to 4pm with a volunteer to take your bags from the car.

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

Kennedy Cup: The very best of luck to our two local GB Rover FC boys Fionn MacNamara and Donnadh Daly who are representing the Limerick Desmond League in the Kennedy Cup.   All the best to the boys, their teammates and management. 

Glin library opening hours: Tuesday to Friday 10am -1pm and 2pm-5pm. 

Lost: A lady’s wallet was lost between Brides Boutique and Taste Restaurant, Glin on Friday 10th Sept.  If anyone found it, please hand in at Brides Boutique. 

Mothers and Others: Every Thursday at 8 p.m. sharp in Ballyhahill.  Contact Martina O’Brien at 087 9145952 for more information.

Glin Tennis Club: the court will be closed until further notice, works are currently underway.

Please email with any notices for the weekly newsletter.

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