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Golden Jubilee Celebration Mass- Will be held in Gortnahoe Church Monday next June 4th at 7.p.m to celebrate The Golden Jubilee of the Ordination to the priesthood of V.Rev John Joe O’Rourke A.P. Refreshments in Gortnahoe Community centre afterwards. Donations of cakes welcome in hall from 5p.m.

Golden Jubilee Celebration Mass- Will be held in Gortnahoe Church Monday next June 4th at 7.p.m to celebrate The Golden Jubilee of the Ordination to the priesthood of V.Rev John Joe O’Rourke A.P. Refreshments in Gortnahoe Community centre afterwards. Donations of cakes welcome in hall from 5p.m.

Bereavement- The death occurred of Michael Joseph Corbett (Mick) on Sunday 21st May 2012. Mellison and Manchester. Requiem Mass was celebrated on Wednesday 23rd of May in Salford celebrated by Father Peter M Conniffe. Removal took place from Egans Funeral Home,Thurles to Ss Patrck and Oliver Church Glengoole on Friday for Requim Mass followed by burial in adjoining cemetery. Mick is deeply regretted by his wife Joan,mother Kitty,brothers Tim,Eamon and Dick,sisters Breda and Margaret,brothers -in-law,sisters-in-law,nephews,nieces,relatives and friends. May he rest in peace.

Death- The death occurred of Michael McCarthy (senior), Ballynonty, on Wednesday, May 23rd 2012. Michael is deeply regretted by his sister Nellie Ahearne, nieces,nephews, relatives and friends. Removal took place from McCarthys funeral home to SS. Patrick and Oliver Church,Glengoole on Thursday . Requim Mass was on Friday followed by burial in Calvery Cemetery,Fethard. May he rest in peace.

Sympathy- Is also extended to the family of Mary Shaw, nee Dalton,who died in England and formerly of Ballinastich. Rest in peace.

Zumba Fitness- Every Thursday at 6.p.m. in Gortnahoe Community Centre. All fitness levels welcome. For further information call 087-7460707.

Table Quiz- Support the great Table Quiz in aid of Gortnahoe Community Field in Mary Willies on this Saturday June 2nd. Table of 4 €20.

Hog in The Bog- Come along to this Parish Social night on June 23rd at Mary Willies. Music from 9.p.m. with Na Fianna on stage from 10.30. Admission €10. Pig On The Spit. Prize for the best dressed Hill Billie.

Parish Annual- Please send through all material for the 2012 edition of the Parish Annual by email to parishannual@gortnahoe.com Photos and articles of events since November 2011 required. Send through those special occasions,eg Baptisms,Weddings,Special Birthdays etc. If anyone would like to be part of the Editorial Team,please email your name and mobile number directly to the address above.

First Thursday- Mass in Glengoole in Latin at 7.p.m.

First Friday-Glengoole Confessions at 6.30. Mass at 7.p.m. Gortnahoe - Confessions at 7.30. and Mass at 8.p.m.

Education of Priests Collection- To be taken up this week-end. Envelopes were distributed at the begnning of the year.

Eucharistic Congress- The National Committee are looking for people to attend and paricipate in the Opening Cermony on Sunday June 10th in the R.D.S. Each province will be represented at the ceremony. Anyone interested please give names to Fr.Irwin or Fr.O’Rourke by June 1st.

Thanks- Archbishop Dermot Clifford and the other bishops are deeply grateful for donations to the four collections for the Congress since 2009. Anyone wishing to give further support please give to Fr.Irwin or Fr.O’Rourke.