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Important Notice Re Wednesday 5th

Due to two funeral Masses on the morning of Wednesday 5th and the church being sanitised in the afternoon, Holy Rosary Church will NOT be open for private prayer on that day. Also, as the church cannot be used for…
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Mass Times

Saturday Vigil 6.10pm; Sunday 8am, 10am and Noon; Monday to Saturday 10am. Night Prayer 8pm Church opens after 10am Mass (unless there is a funeral) and closes at 7pm, except for Saturday evening when it closes at 5pm. For this…
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Anniversaries

Mary Flynn, Tom Donegan, Dida Williams, Paddy Keogh, Garrett Stack.

What happens from May 10th

Weekday Masses from Monday to Friday 8am and 10am; Saturday morning 10am. Saturday Vigil 6.10pm; Sunday 8am, 10am and Noon. A maximum of 50 people can attend Masses, including Funeral Masses and Weddings. All Masses are broadcast on Saorview and…
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Questions and Answers

Questions this week: The founders of the three congregations of religious life associated with Midleton are depicted in a stained glass window in Holy Rosary. Who are they and where in the church is the window? At the end of…
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Fratelli tutti

In the first four chapters we have explored the possibility of building up a universal social fraternity of people in the world. Different problems were looked at and solutions shared. One element that dictates so much of how our world…
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Pope’s Intentions for May

Universal Intention — The World of Finance. “Let us pray that those who are in charge of finance will work with governments to regulate the financial sphere and protect citizens from its dangers.”

Feast Days during the week

Monday May 3rd, St. Philip and St. James, Apostles. St. Philip asks to see and, having seen, he tells the good news to others. He was born at Bethsaida. Formerly a disciple of John the Baptist, he became a follower…
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Quote of the Week

“For those with faith, no evidence is necessary; for those without it, no evidence will suffice.” – St. Thomas Aquinas

Mass Times

Sunday 8am, 10am and Noon; Monday to Saturday 10am. Night Prayer — every night 8pm Church opens after 10am Mass (unless there is a funeral) and closes at 7pm, except for Saturday evening when it closes at 5pm.

Anniversaries

Nealey Horgan, John Williams, Rita Williams, Dan & Eileen Lehane Michael Mennis, Paul Donegan, Jane Donegan, Joan McCarthy, Joan O’Driscoll, Kathleen Crowley, Sidney & Alice Fraser and Gretta Savage.

Feast Days during the week

Tuesday 27th, St. Asicus, Patron of Diocese of Elphin, he accompanied St. Patrick on his journeys. He was left in charge of the Church in Elphin which Patrick is said to have founded. Wednesday 28th, St. Peter Chanel (1803-1841) is…
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Fratelli tutti

This week we look at the third sub-section ‘Local and Universal’ (nn142 – 153). This sub-section deals with the fact that all of us are born into a local community and become aware of the global sense of the world….
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The Year of St. Joseph

In the list of the feast days during the week St. Joseph is recognised as ‘the worker’. He was a carpenter and had to work to put food on the table. The understanding of the dignity of work was something…
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Answers and Questions

Answers to the Five Questions last week: 1. Five; 2. The Road to Emmaus; 3. 16; 4. St. Joseph of Cupertino; 5. Kerry Questions this week: 1st May is a feast of St. Joseph. When is the next feast of…
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