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Newsletter – June 2017

Mallow Union Newsletter
St. James’ Mallow, St. Mary’s Doneraile, St. Mary’s

June 2017
Rector: Canon Eithne Lynch
022/21473 or 086/2535002
Email: mallowunion@eircom.net
Website: www.mallow.cork.anglican.org
Lay Readers: Avril Gubbins 022/24267
Emmanuel Adebisi 022/20477


We wish all students well as they prepare for their state exams. Also those
college students who have just finished exams.
On May 10th we joined the Fermoy MU ladies at Carmel’s Garden Centre,
Kilworth where we enjoyed a lovely evening in Summer sunshine and a
walk around the garden. Thanks to Carmel for light refreshments served
to finish our evening.
On Saturday 20th May Our Diocesan Festival was held in Carrigaline. It
was great to have Bishop Andrew Proud the MU Central Chaplain speak
having lived in Ethiopia for some years. He was able to see the work of
the MU out there. Also our All Ireland President Mrs. Phyllis Grothier
attended. It was great to have time to meet her. Thanks to Mrs. Hazel
Sherlock for keeping Phyllis for the weekend and driving her to the
service in Carrigaline and also to Kenmare on Sunday where she finished
her walk for the pilgrim way MU 130 years in Ireland. She then joined in
the ecumenical service in Charleville that evening where she told the
congregation about the work of Mothers’ Union.
On Saturday 1st July we will have our outing this is open to all the parish
Venue Clonakilty and surrounding area. Cost €50 approximately. This
includes morning coffee, bus, evening meal etc. Leaving St. James
Church at 9am sharp returning at 9pm approximately. If interested please
contact Ruth Sherlock 086/1588719 Vivian Wharton 086/3900734 or
Hazel Sherlock 087/6527803 before Sunday 25th June as numbers will be
limited. Thank You.
Alzheimer’s Tea Day
Thanks to all who came and supported the Alzheimer’s Tea Day on Friday
5th May at Mark and Diana Buckley’s. €800 has been lodged to this
Blackwater Social Club
Thanks to all you came and supported and BBQ and Ice Cream Sunday at
Mark and Diana Buckley’s on Sunday 28th May and also to those who sent
on donations. At present there is €1,007 to be divided between Down
Syndrome Ireland and CUH Charity. Thanks to all who helped on the day
without everyone’s help it wouldn’t have been the enjoyable day that it
We wish to express our sympathy to Lelia Leongan on the death of her
sister Agnes Wilson Ballinscarthy and all the Wilson and Coulter family.
Also to Ann Ladd on the death of her grand-niece Hollie Gilson.
Sympathy also to Theresa Hill and her daughters on the death of David
Congratulations to Shirley Ladd and Dave Finn on their recent marriage.
There will be H.C. in St. James’, Mallow on Wednesday mornings 11am
Wednesday 7th June Bible Study Group Mallow 7pm-8.30pm
Wednesday 14th June Bible Study Group Mallow 7pm-8.30pm
Sunday 18th June Confirmation in St. Mary’s Church, Doneraile
Sunday 18th June Ecumenical Service Mercy Centre Charleville 7.30pm
Wednesday 21st June Bible Study Group Mallow 7pm-8.30pm
Thursday 22nd June Select Vestry meeting in St. James’ Hall at 8pm
Wednesday 28th June Bible Study Group Mallow 7pm-8.30pm
Saturday 1st July MU Outing (details elsewhere on newsletter)
Friday 4th August Mourneabbey ladies Concert Celtic Tenors St. James
Saturday 19th August Parish Fete on the grounds of St. James’ Church


4th June (The day of Pentecost) (Whit Sunday) Red
Acts 2: 1-21 Psalm 104: 26-36, 37b 1 Corinthians 12: 3b-13 John 20: 19-23
Castletownroche 10am M.P.
Doneraile 10am H.C.
Mallow 11.45am H.C.
11th June (Trinity Sunday) Green
Genesis 1: 1-2:4a Psalm 8 2 Corinthians 13: 11-13 Matthew 28: 16-20
Castletownroche 10am Family Service
Doneraile 10am Family Service
Mallow 11.45am Family Service
18th June (Trinity 1) Green
Genesis 18: 1-8 Psalm 116: 1, 10-17 Matthew 9: 35-10:8
Doneraile 11am UNITED Confirmation Service
25th June (Trinity 2) Green
Genesis 21: 8-21 Psalm 86: 1-10, 16-17 Romans 6: 1b-11 Mathew 10: 24-39
Castletownroche 10am H.C.
Doneraile 10am M.P.
Mallow 10am M.P.
2nd July (Trinity 3) Green
Genesis 22: 1-14 Psalm 13 Romans 6: 12-23 Matthew 10: 40-42
Castletownroche 10am M.P.
Doneraile 10am H.C.
Mallow 11.45am H.C.
Holy Baptism
Sunday 21st May saw the baptism of six members of one family. It was a wonderful
occasion at which Doris Adam, her husband Kelly Uwumarogie and their children
Sarah, Alex, Jovita and Deborah were welcomed into the family of the church. It
was wonderful happy occasion enjoyed by the whole congregation.
The Cork, Cloyne and Ross Diocesan Synod
will be held on Saturday 10th June
in the Rochestown Park Hotel from 11am
after the Synod Service in St. Luke’s Church Douglas at 9.30am.
Visitors are always very welcome.
If you have anything to put in the July magazine please give to Diana before Wednesday 14th
June and for the July Newsletter please give to Diana before Wednesday 28th June. Email:
dianabuckley@eircom.net or mobile 086/1547810 or address Bridgetown, Castletownroche.