Forecast for Sunday in the South of Ireland is for heavy showers. Concern about feasibility of Corpus Christi Procession after Mass. Alternative will be to have Benediction in the church, followed by the usual Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament for the whole afternoon. We’re waiting in hope, however.
Organised by Welfare Group in aid of Irish Wheelchair Association in aid of funds for minibus for Clonakilty/Bantry area. Walk starting at church steps on Friday evening next, 14th June, at 7.30 and going around the Dairy Road. Everybody welcome, accessibility-friendly route.
Sat 2nd Feb Feast of the Presentation of the Lord (Candlemas)
Forty days after his birth, Jesus was brought to the Temple to be presented to the Lord, following the law which prescribed this for all firstborn males.
While there, the old man Simeon prophesied that the child would be ‘a light to enlighten the nations’.
Candles will blessed at the 10.00 Mass in Kilbrittain on Sat morning next. Candles can be left in the church, beside the sacristy door, during the week.
Sun, 3rd Feb: St Blaise
He was a bishop who was martyred for his faith. During his life he had a reputation as a miraculous healer.
Throats will be blessed at Masses on Saturday night next (8.00 pm) and on Sunday Morning (10.30 am).