This years graveyard Mass will take place in Kildrum Cemetery on Friday July 19th at 7pm. All Welcome!
Pilgrimages to Medjugorje on 5th & 11th September from Shannon. Contact Jimmy 065 9059328; 0857385385.
The annual national pilgrimage to Croagh Patrick ‘Reek Sunday’ takes place on Sunday July 28. Mass will be celebrated on the summit of the mountain on the hour with the first Mass at 8:00am and the last Mass at 2:00pm. Confessions will be available on the summit from 7:30am to 2:00pm.
Pilgrimages to Medjugorje on 4th & 11th September from Shannon. Contact Jimmy 065 9059328; 085 7385385.
A sincere thanks to all who were involved in the preparations and putting together of the Celebration of Our Parish Family and all in Ministry Day, that was held on Saturday 22nd June last. We thank Bishop Fintan for taking the time out of his busy schedule to be with us. To all members of the combined choirs who sang at the Mass, the readers, sacristans, and servers. A huge thank you to Sarah McGowan who did the art work on our new Ministries Banner and D2 Print, Ennis, for producing the final product. A sincere thanks to Fergal Lynch and the Board of Management of Quin/Dangan School who allowed us to use the school grounds for the Family Fun Day. Thanks to Jimmy Maher, Paul Dillon and Paul O’Halloran who put up the bunting around the Church and school grounds. To the members of the Pastoral & Parish Councils, John Wall and everyone on his Whatsapp group who contributed to the organising of the Parish Barbecue and events that took place on the day for the families and children. We thank Carol O’Neill and the Quin & Tonic Choir who organised the spectacular Mid-Summer Concert that took place on the night. The day was a huge success and everyone involved should take a bow for a an event that displayed the true community spirit that exists within the Parish.
Priests’ Summer Collection: Sincere thanks to all who subscribed and contributed to last weekends Priests’ Summer Collection. If you were away or forgot this special (yellow) envelope is in your box of envelopes and can be dropped into the basket anytime or at the Parish Office. If you are not in receipt of the weekly boxes of envelopes and would like to contribute to this collection there are extra envelopes in the Church porches. Thank you for your generosity and support to the Priests’ of the Diocese.
Over 46 six new parking spaces have been created since the upgrade works to the car park and surrounds to St. John XXIII Church in Clooney. The Parish Council asks that due to health and safety reasons that people not park on the road side and to please avail of the extra parking spaces that have now become available. Thank
Pre-School: In recent months, interest has been expressed in the development of a pre-school service at Clooney N.S. To determine a timeline for the potential establishment of this facility, we are looking to discern possible pupil numbers enrolling on the following dates: September 2020 September 2021. If you wish to express an interest in your child availing of this service,