Knockanure Notes — 9th November, 2013

SOCIAL day for the Active Retirement in Knockanure was on Monday 11th November 2013.

SOCIAL: Newtownsandes Creamery Social will be held at the Devon Inn on 15th November.

I.C.A Family Fun Day is on Sunday 24th November at the Marian Hall from 2 – 4pm, Santa will be there and have your photograph taken with him.

The annual shopping trip to Cork is on Wednesday 4th December, more from  087 6679943.

ALERT: Knockanure Community Alert members will be distributing a newsletter to all homes within the Townlands of Knockanure in the coming weeks regarding Community texting. Please fill out the form and return it as soon as possible.

SHOEBOX APPEAL: Schools are at present collecting shoeboxes of toys for children, details from 087 9462 358.

BEST Of LUCK to Moyvane Ballad Group who are competing in Scor na nOg County semi final in Knocknagoshel on November 22nd.

BIRTHDAY: Paud Woulfe recently celebrated his 90th birthday in Moyvane with his nephews, nieces and family.

BEST WISHES to Pat Brosnan of Knocknagorna, friends of Pat Brosnan remembered the great man at Fr Casey Hall in Abbeyfeale on 3 Nov. 2013. Pat born at Lyrecrompane Co Kerry in 1926. Writer, Composer, worked at various  jobs at home and abroad and still writes local notes. Sold insurance in 1950’s. Married Mary Normile in Nov. 1960.Livelong member of PTAA, GAA , Long-time member of Community Games, Comhaltas, Civil Defence, First Aid trainer, for many years with friends visits retirement homes to entertain residents.

I.C.A. The annual shopping trip to Cork is on Wednesday 4th December. Bus leaving at 7.00am. Names to Eileen Roche 068 49337.

KEVIN DUNDON;  SuperValu celebrity chef Kevin Dundon visits the Devon Inn on Friday, November 22 for a food demonstration.

CONGRATULATIONS to Emma O Brien of Moyvane Village who received the Gold Standard award from Gala recently.

KNOCK: Duagh pilgrimage to Knock, Will take place on Saturday December 7th accompanied by Fr. Pat Moore,  in Duagh at the Church at 8am,  please contact 087 413 8934.

RETREAT: Ardfert Retreat Centre in a quiet, peaceful and relaxed atmosphere celebrate the life and death of our loved ones with Pat Sheehan on Sat. Nov. 16th from 10am – 4.30pm.  Booking (066) 7134270.  ‘Folklore of Ardfert’ talk on Thurs 14th Nov at 8 pm with Ciarán Dalton.

ST PIO night in Lixnaw church take place on Nov. 19th at 7.30pm with Rosary, Mass & Benediction. Witness given by Padre Pio devotee and best selling author Colm Keane. His recent book entitled ‘Scent of Roses’ is already a best seller.

ANNIVERSARIES: Mai Quinlivan, Peg Reidy, Grace Mary Brosnan, Paddy Flavin, Sr. Veronica O Neill, Sr. Mary Brendan O Connell, Billy Barry, Sr. Maria Kissane, Joe Scanlon, Ellen Hanrahan, Sr. Mary Tarrant, Billy Heffernan, Maureen White, Sr Imelda O Connor, Mary Leahy, Michael Scanlon, Ellen Connell, Michael Lucid, TM Stack, Tom Meehan, John Fitzmaurice, Tom Reidy, Ann Looney, Kathleen Buckley, Mary O Sullivan, Eugene Sullivan, Robert Corridan, Peter Lewis, Bridget O Connor, Paddy Hurley, Hannah Griffin, Tom Scanlon, Agnes Fitzgerald, Mamie Kennelly. Mass on Thurs. 14th at 7.30pm in Knockanure for John & Catherine Moloney. Mass on Sat. 16th at 7.30pm for Johnny Meade. Mass on Sun. 17th at  10.00am for  Paddy Flavin and the 11.00am Mass is for Mike Joe Flaherty.

MASS in Clounmacon Community Centre for Margaret Buckley on Nov. 13th at 7.30pm.

CHURCH NEWS: Mass on  Tues. 12th at  8pm in the Marian Hall for the deceased members of the I.C.A. and their Families. Mass on Mass on  Wed. 13th at  7.30pm Knockanure, November Intentions. Mass on Fri. 15th at 7.00pm Note 7.00pm For the November Intentions. Mass on Tues. 19th at 7.30pm in Knockanure for November Intentions.  Adoration Moyvane Sun. 4.00pm to 5.00pm, Wed. 10.00am to 7.00pm; Knockanure Tues. 10.00am to 6.00pm. Readers, Vigil,  Elaine Hudson, 11.00am Colin Enright; Knockanure, 10.00am,  Mary O’Flaherty & Cian Rogan.

DAY OF REMEMBRANCE FOR ROAD TRAFFIC VICTIMS  The United Nations adopted a resolution which calls for governments all over the world to mark the third Sunday in November each year as World Day of remembrance for road traffic victims. It was created as a means to give recognition to victims and the plight of their loved one who must cope with the emotional and practical consequences of these events. St. Mary’s Church will hold a Mass for the North Kerry Area on Sunday 17th November at 9am. Observation of this day provides an opportunity to draw the public’s attention to road traffic crashes, their consequences and costs, and the measures which can be taken to prevent them.

CHRISTMAS CARDS of St. Mary’s Church, Listowel are now on sale in the Parish Office.

TEAMPILL BAN; The Rosary will be prayed in Teampill Ban Famine Graveyard at 3pm each Sunday. All welcome.

MEDJUGORJE PRAYER MEETING will take place on Monday 11th November at 7.30pm. in Parish Meeting Room.

ACTIVE RETIREMENT GROUP: Annual Mass deceased members of the Active Retirement group will take place on Tuesday 12th Nov. at 3pm. in St. Patrick’s Hall. All welcome.

VENERABLE NANO NAGLE: On October 31st  in Rome Pope Francis issued a decree declaring Nano Nagle, the foundress of the Presentation Sisters, “Venerable”

 BAZAAR MISSION GROUP 2013 The Annual Bazaar for 2013 will take place on Friday November 29th and Saturday 30th at Scoil Realta Na Maidne (boys school hall). From 8pm. to 12 midnight approx each night.

NIGHT VIGIL TO KNOCK, Saturday 7th Dec. For bookings contact: Fitzpatrick’s of Listowel Tim 0862508796

CHRISTMAS NEWSLETTER, Abbeyfeale. Please submit to the parish office via email [email protected] by Tuesday, November 25 next.

YEAR of FAITH: A celebration to mark the conclusion of the Year of Faith will be held on Wed  20th November. 7:30-9:30pm at the Woodlands House Hotel, Adare. Bishop Leahy invites all members of Limerick, parish leadership, including clergy, to this gathering as we conclude the international Year of Faith.

BOOK: The Story of Lourdes by An tAth. Micheál Liston available shortly.

LOSS: 28,000 people die in Ireland each year and its estimated that about 10 people are affected by each bereavement.

ESO: 6th Nov. 2013 marked the 50th anniversary of the start of a  relationship between ESO and Chile that has allowed both European and Chilean astronomy to push the boundaries of science, technology and culture forward into the future.

THOUGHT: “There’s only one condition a man must meet to receive God’s choicest blessings. Man must admit his need. And the only thing in the world that keeps a man from doing this is pride”. Richard C. Halverson

“All word and no spirit, we dry up; all Spirit and no Word, we blow up; both Word and Spirit, we grow up”. David Watson.

ST JOHN’S: Thursday 14th, Two Tuff Yokes, featuring Pat Hayes and Derek Veale. Monday 18th American Folk. Tue. 19th to Sun. 24th Big Maggie, more from 068 22566.

FULL MOON on 17th, weather  mild, but buckets of rain falling.

KENNEDY: Lee Harvey Oswald’s gold wedding band, which he left in a cup on a dresser the morning he assassinated President John F. Kennedy, sold at auction for $108,000 in Boston.

Ellen Kennelly McGonigal of New Town Sands, Kerry
Michael McElligott aged 30 of Newthousands, Irl,
Thomas Culhane New…….Irl.
Hannah Culhane New….Irl.
Margaret Golding , Newtownsandes, born 1884.
Bridget Goulding, Newtownsandes, Irl, born 1881.
Mace Griffin, Newtownsande, left 1901.
Maurice Griffin, Newtownsande left 1910.
Daniel Kennedy, Newtownsandes, left 1902.
Michael Kennedy, Newtownsandes, left 1913.
James Kennelly, Newtownsandes, Irl, born 1909.
Mary Ann Kiely, Newtownsan, born 1885.
Nora Komeley NTS born 1879.
Martin Mackessy, Newtownsander, born 1881.
Maggie Manabet, Newtownsandes, left 1895.
Ellie Manaher, Newtownsands, left in 1902.
Bridget Moore, Newtownsandes b 1880.
Con Moran, Newtownsands, born 1887,
Hannie Moran, NTS b 1876.
Michael Moran NTS Co Kerryborn 1898.
Stephen Moran, NTS Irl, born 1890.
Maggie Muckle, NTS, Irl, born 1885
Robert Muckle NTS, Irl. Born 1876.
Hannah Mulbihill, NTS, born 1878.
Maggie Mulbihill, NTS, born 1877.
Mary Mulbihill, NTS, born 1877,
Mary Mulbihill, NTS,1874.
Daniel W Mulihill, NTS, born 1899.
Kate Nash, Newtownsonded, born 1883.
Michael Nolan Newtownsandis, born 1880.
Nurse Family, Anna, John J, John L, and Theresa of NTS left 1906.
James O Connor, newtownsand, born 1882.
Johanna O Connor, Newtownsands or NTS , born 1877.
Maurice M Ootter, NTS, born 1894, left 1924.
Dave Riordan Newtownsandis born 1876.
David Riordan, Newtownsordes, born 1877.
Bella Smyth, Newtownsaadls Irl, born 1885.
John Stanrahan NTS, was aged 45, born 1858.
Nellie Tidings,  NTS, born 1878.
Daniel Toley, Newtownsand, Irl, born 1878.
Thomas Urndle, Newtownsande, born 1881.
Harry Wirdle, Newtownsordes, born 1877.
Josephine Watkins, NTS, born 1897.
Robert Watkins, NTS Irl, born 1924 child o year.
Harry Wirdle Newtownsordes, born 1877.

Dr Wilhelm Doegen  came to Ireland 85 years ago to record the  Irish language  from 136 speakers in 17 counties. 400 stories, songs, prayers, charms and parables were recorded between 1928 to 1931,

Tribute to Pat Brosnan

Ballyloughane School Devon Hotel.

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