Parish Newsletter: 2nd December 2022.

Parish Newsletter – 4th December 2022: 2nd Sunday of Advent

Church of the Immaculate Conception,

Glin, Co. Limerick.

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

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

Diocese of Limerick Website:

Eucharistic Ministers: Sunday 4th December: Sean Flanagan

                                        Sunday 11th December: Betty Ann McSweeney

Readers: Sunday 4th December: Sean Flanagan

                 Sunday 11th December: Margaret Hogan

Eucharistic Adoration: Adoration every Friday from 5pm to 9pm.

Sunday 4th December: We welcome Bishop Leahy to Glin today to celebrate our 11am Mass


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.

Weekday Masses: Wednesday and Friday:  10am – please note no Mass on Tuesdays.

Baptisms & Anniversary Masses: can be booked in the Sacristy.

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

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

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

Weddings: To book 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.

Mass Cards: Signed Mass Cards for the deceased are available at Glin Church.  Please enquire from our Sacristan Michael after any of the Masses. 

Anniversary Masses: 

Sunday 4th December: Michael Walsh, Creagh Street. Fr John and Paddy Horan Anniversary.  Tim & Nell Mulvihill and deceased family members.  Mary Normoyle and family and Margaret Finn and family.  Michael & Josie Fitzgerald, Halfway house, Killacolla. Mark Flaherty, late of Ballyguiltenane, 13th Anniversary.

Wednesday 7th December: Marie Horan, late of Ballyculhane.

Friday 9th December: Isaac Hennessy, late of Church Street, 2nd Anniversary.

Sunday 11th December: Elizabeth (Lil) Lynch late of Ballinamuddaugh, 1st Anniversary.  Timothy O Connor, late of Killeaney.  Dan Culhane, 20th Anniversary.  Eileen & Patrick Dalton, late of Glenagragra.  Willie Fitzgerald, late of Ballyguiltenane.

Glin Development Association Turning on of the Christmas Lights at Glin Town Park will take place on Thursday 8th at 7 pm. There will be mulled wine for adults and treats for the children. Carols will be sung around the Christmas Tree.  Everyone welcome.

Whist Drive: The Whist Drive will be on every Tuesday night at Cloverfield Day Centre at 8pm. All welcome

Farmers Market: from 10am every Friday in Glin Square.

Carmel Buckley Reflexology. Specialising in Stress Management and Anxiety. Are you ready to take a step towards a healthier you? To book your appointment call 0858391269. Creagh Street, Glin. Registered member of the National Register of Reflexologists Ireland. Accredited by: Laya healthcare, Irish Life Health and VHI healthcare.

Glin Rovers Soccer Club: will hold a meeting in St. Fergus National School to launch their fundraiser.  The meeting will be held at 8pm in the school hall.  Everyone welcome.

Glin GAA Split the Bucket: takes place Monday nights. Don’t miss out, Play before 7pm. To play visit  

Estuary Rollers: once again the Estuary Rollers are back and will be seen rolling into Glin with lights flashing! Make sure to come out and support on Sunday 4th (day after Old Fair Day in Glin) Last year’s event saw over 150 tractors decorated to the hilts and the smiles on the children’s faces was just wonderful to witness. This year it’ll be bigger and brighter!!  Supporting Kerry Hospice and Neonatal Care Unit, Maternity Hospital Limerick. To make a donation visit

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