posted on: 28-09-2013
26th Sunday Ord. Time
Adoration in St. John’s Church, Cratloe on Monday from 10.00 a.m. to 7.00 p.m.
Adoration in the Little Church next Sunday morning October 6th at 9.30 p.m.
September Dues Envelopes
Thank you to those who have returned their September Dues envelopes. If you have not already returned your envelope please do so as soon as possible.
Relics of St. Anthony of Padua MONDAY, OCTOBER 21st in St. John’s Cathedral, Cathedral Place, Limerick 10 am Mass 11 am to 6.30 pm Veneration 7 pm Mass 8 pm to 10 pm Veneration
Cratloe celebrates The Gathering
Plans are in place to hold a Cratloe Gathering on the weekend of Oct. 12/13
Events as follows: Sat. Oct. 12th 11.00 a.m. Walk in the Woods (meet in main Car Park)
9.00 p.m. Gathering of Musicians at Setright’s for a Cratloe Seisiún
Sun. Oct. 13th11.30 a.m. Special Grotto ‘Gathering’ Mass (Weather permitting) followed by refreshments. 2.00 p.m. Doggie Show at GAA grounds.
Friday October 4th is the First Friday. Mass in St. John’s Church at 9-30 a.m. and in the “Little Church”, Sixmilebridge (Cratloe Parish) at 10.30 a.m. Confessions before each Mass. Holy Communion to the sick from 11-00 a.m. until 12.00 noon. Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament from 7-30 p.m.to 8-30 p.m. in the Little Church followed by a meeting of St. Joseph’s Young Priests Society
Matt Talbot Novena
The annual Novena in honour of Matt Talbot praying for all suffering or sharing in the life of addictions begins on Tuesday at 7pm in SS. John &Paul Church, Shannon. The preacher this week will be Fr. Diarmuid Hogan PP Oranmore. For the first time ever, the Novena can be viewed live on line at shannonparish.ie where petitions can also be sent to the special online petition form .
Beginning of School Year Mass
Mass to mark the beginning of the School Year will take place on Tuesday October 8th at 10.00 a.m.
Thomond Pastoral Area - Youth Event
The Thomond Pastoral Area of which Cratloe Parish is a member is to hold a Youth Event for 16yr -18yr olds as part of the celebration for ‘The Year of Faith’.The theme for this event is ‘Youth Gathering in Faith and Friendship’. The gathering will take place on Saturday October 12th in the Greenhills Hotel, Ennis Rd. from 1.30 p.m. to 5.00 p.m.
Feast of St Therese
The Feast of St Therese [The Little Flower] will be solemnly celebrated in St. Joseph's Church, O'Connell Avenue on Tuesday, 1st October. The Mass for the Feast Day will take place at 10.30 a.m., and later on the day there will be Evening Prayer, commencing at 7.30 p.m. followed by Benediction.
A member of the Carmelite Order will be in attendance with a first class relic of the saint, which can be venerated at both sessions.
St Joseph's has for many years been a popular centre of devotion to the Little Flower, and this year coincides with the 40th anniversary of the establishment of its status as an independent Parish in September, 1973.<Last Week
- Saturday Evenings Cratloe - 7:30pm
- Sundays Cratloe - 11:30am
Sixmilebridge - 10am
- Eves of Holydays Sixmilebridge - 7:30pm
- Holydays Cratloe - 11:30am
- Weekdays (Mon/Tue/Thu/Fri) Cratloe - 9:30am
- First Fridays Cratloe - 9:30am Sixmilebridge - 10:30am