2nd October 2011 – 27th Sunday of Ordinary Time

Responses at Mass
This weekend we begin to use the new translation in responses and prayers said by the congregation they are  included on the parish bulletin & special salmon coloured card.  Please let this card at the end of the seat after Mass for those coming to the later Masses and on the weekdays.   Over time, we will become familiar with the prayers which have very slightly changed.  Frs. Kerry & Charlie will guide us through the responses
Deaths:  We extend our sympathy and prayers to the families of Jack Malone, Friar’s Rd, Mary O’Neill, Loreto Park and Fr. John Dunlea  O.M.I.  late of Capwell Ave. who has died in Melbourne,  Australia. Fr. John has served as a priest in Australia for 54 years. The 9am Mass on Sunday 9th Oct. will be offered for the repose of his soul, May they rest in peace.
Holy Land: The Diary of the Pilgrimage to the Holy Land in on the Parish Website
Tory Top Library, Ballyphehane Friday 14th October at 11.00a.m. – Cúpla Focal group. All welcome.
Cork South Parish Historical Society – Monthly Meeting on Wednesday October 5th 2011 at 7:30 p.m. in  St John's College, Sawmill Street, Cork – Guest Speaker – John Mulcahy will speak on The "Munsters" at Gallipoli – All Welcome – Non-members €2
Gentle Sleep Workshop for parents struggling with their children's sleep for whatever reason from 6 months to age 5.  October bookings-Lucy 0872683584 http://www.sleepmatters.ie/
Get to know each other Coffee Morning. An invitation is extended by the Hospitality & Community Group of the Parish Assembly to all parishioners and Mass goers to a monthly coffee morning on Wednesday 12th October at 10.30am – no charge, no special cause – just an opportunity for parishioners to chat for a half an hour or so over a cuppa and a biscuit, all are welcome.
Best Wishes
to Br Bernard of the Presentation Brothers in Maiville who is being transferred to Dublin, we wish him well and thank him for his contribution to our parish.

Autumn Dues
We would appreciate if the Collectors would collect the envelopes next weekend. Many thanks.

"Do this in Memory"
Our congratulations and thanks to the children, their parents, teachers, parent class representatives our parish Choir and all involved in  the Enrolment Mass for First Holy Communion last Sunday.

Ministers of the Word can collect their Rotas. in the Sacristy.
Let the HEALING begin.
An Evening of Healing for all who have been wounded by the reality of abuse will take place on Sunday,16th October at 3pm, in the SMA Hall, Wilton, Cork. Further details on Church Notice Board