30th March 2014 ST. MARY’S PARISH CHURCH, BEAUFORT
OUR LADY OF THE VALLEY CHURCH, BLACK VALLEY
FR DONAL O’CONNOR – 064 6644128
PARISH OFFICE hours Wednesday & Friday 9.30am to 12.30pm Tel 064 6644128 or
Baptisms are at pre-arranged times and must be booked through the Parish Office.
For a copy of the newsletter please logon to Beaufort Community Council webpagehttp://www.beaufort-parish.com and see all Diocesan news onwww.dioceseofkerry.ie
MASSES AND INTENTIONS THIS WEEK
COLLECTIONS: Offertory Collections (23/03/14): Valley € 55 Beaufort €460
Candle Collections: (Beaufort): €50, Parish Envelope Collections: €905
Spring Offering Envelopes are due at this time. These collections contribute to the upkeep of your priest. You continued support is greatly appreciated.
Beaufort Church Collectors for Month of April:
Sat Night: Josephine O’Shea & Timothy Moriarty. Sun Morning: Michael O’Donoghue & David Doyle
Priest on Duty for Killorglin Pastoral Area –
Sunday 30th March – Fr Liam O’Brien – 066 9671160/087 7856695
Safeguarding Children Contact Nos: 087 2748777 or 087 7791880
If you know of anyone who is sick or housebound or in hospital and would like a visit from
Fr Donal please do not hesitate to contact either of the Sacristans – Peggy or Eileen,
Mary Rose (Parish Office) or Fr Donal.
Don’t forget to put your clocks forward this weekend.
Happy Mother’s Day.
Fourth Sunday of Lent, 30th March, 2014
BAPTISM We welcome into our Christian Community, Orna Rose Stack, Cappaganeen, Beaufort.
Copies of the Kerry Diocese Lenten Talks programme “Together in Faith” andTROCAIRE BOXES still available at the back of the Church. You are encouraged to take one home with you.
DIOCESAN COLLECTION next weekend 5th/6th April is for Peter’s Pence. This collection is directed toward supporting the ministry of the Pope in his task of uniting the many different strands of the Church and supports the many charitable initiatives promoted by the Holy Father.
ARDFERT RETREAT CENTRE Evening of prayer and reflection for the bereaved Thurs. 10th April 8 – 9.30 Booking: 066-7134276. E.mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
VOCATIONS “God sometimes puts us in the dark to prove that He is light” Is God calling you to be a Priest? Contact Vocations Director . Fr. Liam Lovell. Liam.email@example.com Mob; 087-1640967.
EXPOSITION OF THE BLESSED SACRAMENT every Tuesday from 5.30pm to 7.30pm. All welcome.
Please respect an atmosphere of silence in the Church, especially after Mass.
The Church is a sacred place. Thank you.
FRIENDS OF CHERNOBYL looking for families to take 2 children for 2 weeks in July. Contact Bettie Crosbie 064 6632030 and Mary O’Leary 087 9608020
BEAUFORT TIDY TOWNS Weekly cleanups every Sat meeting 10am Community Hall.
BEAUFORT DEFIBRILLATOR GROUP AED training day Sat 5th April 2014 in Beaufort Community Hall, 9am – 3pm. To book or for further information contact Mary: 0872927309 /0861992401
PARENTING YOUR ADOLESCENT 6 week course at SouthWest Counselling Centre, Wed Apr 9th 7-9pm For further info phone 064 6636416 Emailinfo@southwestcounselling.ie
Fr Donal’s Ten Second Sermon: Sometimes the poorest woman leaves her children the richest inheritance.