Lee Road Shrine Devotions
The Annual Devotions take place at the Shrine this Sunday 15th Aug. Feast of the Assumption. Mass will commence at 7.30pm and will be preceded by the Rosary along the Lee Rd. starting at the gates of Our Ladys Hospital at 6.30pm
Fr. Kerry Murphy-OConnor will preach the homily
Dates for your Diary
August 20th Golf Classic in Cork Golf Club
August 30th Fr. Jerome Murphy-OConnor, a Dominican priest born in Cork a renowned authority on the New Testament and St. Paul and a frequent contributor to Radio & Television. He will speak in Christ the King Church on Mon. 30th August at 8pm . His topic is: The Passion of Christ – Fact and Fiction – What really happened on the Way of the Cross.
All are welcome,
September 30th Autumn concert with Anthony Kearns of the Irish Tenors. The Army band and the Airport Singers.
October 29th Liam Lawton in Concert
December 15th Christmas Carol Concert with Majella Cullough, Brefni Horgan, Cork school of Music Sinfonietta Orchestra, Garda Choir and Willcollane Singers.
December 25th Christmas Day Sponsored Swim at Myrtleville
Our thanks to all who handed in various items for the Children of Calcutta during the week. There was a great response. Much appreciated especially by the Teacher from our Parish who leaves for Calcutta shortly.
You will be aware, from reports in the media and other publicity of the appalling situation in SUDAN. In what is now being described as the worst humanitarian crisis in the world. TROCAIRE is currently working as part of an international team in responding to this emergency. There will be a special collection at all the Masses next week-end 21st/22nd August to help the people of Sudan.
Church Restoration Fund
Lotto Draw 9th August
1 14 26 27
D. Molloy, I. Jeffers
S. Mullins, K. OMahony
This Weeks Jackpot 3,275
Last weeks Net take 2,490
Last weeks 2nd Collection 1,200