Church Notices

9th July 2021

Permanent Diaconate Opportunities

The Bishop of Cloyne invites men between the ages of 30 and 60 who are interested in serving as Deacons in the Church to make contact with a view to exploring the possibility of undertaking formation with a view to ordination as Deacon.

This ministry is open to men, either married or single, between the ages of 30 and 60. Leaving Certificate or its equivalent is required as well as a deep personal commitment to the Catholic faith.

For further information please contact:

Rev. Joseph O’Mahony, Macroom 086-8867936 or 026-41029 (in July)
Rev William Bermingham, Youghal 083-8687196 or 024 91717 (in August)

Changes to Mass times in Norwood

The weekly Mass times in Norwood are 9.30am on Tuesday, 7pm on Friday and 11am on Sunday.

Adoration Chapel

The Adoration Chapel is open each week, on Wednesdays from 11am until 9pm, and on Thursdays and Fridays from 11am until 6pm. All are welcome to join us in quiet reflection and prayer.

Please note the new Parish Office opening hours

From Monday the 6th March 2023 the Parish Office opening hours will be as follows:
Monday to Wednesday 9am to 1pm / 2pm to 5pm.
Friday 9am to 1pm / 2pm to 5pm.

Communion and Confirmation Dates 2023

Confirmations 22nd March 2023
10am – Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh and Walterstown NS
1pm – St. Joseph’s NS, St. Mary’s NS, Gaelscoil and Bellevue
First Confessions
Monday 27th February @ 7pm: Walterstown NS in Ballymore Church
Tuesday 28th February @ 7pm: St. Mary’s NS in the Cathedral
Wednesday 1st March @ 7pm: St. Joseph’s NS in the Cathedral
Thursday 2nd March @ 7pm: Gaelscoil in the Cathedral
Monday 6th March @ 7pm: Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh in Norwood Church
Tuesday 7th March @ 7pm: Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh in Norwood Church
First Holy Communions 2023
6th May @ 10am: St. Mary’s NS
13th May @ 10am: Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh
13th May @ 10am: Walterstown NS – Ballymore Church
20th May @ 10am: St. Joseph’s NS
27th May @ 10am: Gaelscoil

Lenten Stations Mass times


The Station Masses will be celebrated in the coming weeks. Please check the list for your area and the date of your station Mass. The stations in the Cathedral will be streamed. The Priests will offer Mass for the intentions of all from the station area. The station envelopes are available at the Cathedral and the Parish Office and can be returned to the office or one of the priest’s houses. Thank you for your ongoing support.

Thurs 2nd March at 7pm in Ballymore Church – Fr Tom McDermott, Country Station Areas

Ballinacrusha, Ballydulea, Fanick, Rossleague, Belgrove, Ashgrove, Ballyelane, Belvelly, Clonmult Tce., Cois Fota, Belvelly Lower, Fota View, Ballard, Ballymore, Ballydanielmore, Corbally, Currabally, Valley Road, Walterstown, Glenmore, Ballybrassil.

Wednesday 8th March, at 7pm in Norwood Church – Fr Aquin Casey’s Station Areas

Elmwood Grove, Russell Heights, Leeview Court, Newtown, Newtown Court, O’Halloran Place, Ballynoe, Ballynoe Road, Ballynoe Park, Ballynoe Mews, Ballynoe Drive, Estuary View, Estuary Walk, The Mews, Oak Drive, Gardiners Walk The Meadows, The Orchard, Chandlers Walk, Chandlers View, Chandlers Rest, Hermitage Drive, Hermitage Grove, The Pines, Copperfields, Riverside Ave., Riverside Rise.

Norwood Park, Norwood Grove (old), Brooklawn, Norwood Grove (new), Norwood Court, Brookvale, Rushbrooke Park, Rushbrooke Manor, Flower Hill, Woodside, Ballyleary, Tay Road. Whitepoint, Railway Cottages, Whitepoint Moorings, Whitepoint Est., Whitepoint Drive, Whitepoint Ave., Rushbrooke, Ringacoiltig, Coolgreine, Pebble Beach, Lake Road, Grove Gardens, Castleview, Prospect Villas, Knockeven, Roseneath, Norwood Villas, Rushbrooke Tce., Beausite, Riviera Tce., Ferry view, Dock Cottages, Dock Tce., Strandville, Carrigview, Carrigaloe, Marino Villas, Marian Tce., Cedar Walk, Cedar Crescent, Cedar Ave., Cedar Grove, Ashgrove, Beechwood Drive, Beechwood Mews, Beechwood Grove, Beechwood Ave., Beechwood Court, Willow Bank, Willow Drive, Willow Park, Chestnut Mews, Chestnut Close, Chestnut Drive, Cooline Drive.

Tuesday 14th March, at 7pm in the Cathedral – Fr Tom McDermott’s Station Areas

Patrick’s Square, Belmont Place, Elton Estate, Carrignafoy Tce., Carrignafoy, Lakeview, Ballywilliam Est., Victoria Est., Joe Reid Place, Bayview Est., Michael Burke Tce., Hartlands Point, Fosters Haven.
Cuchulainn Place, O’Rahilly St., Church St., Hill House, King’s Terrace, Graham’s Tce., Rose Hill, Sarsfield Hogan Place, St. Mary’s Close, Mervue, Harbour View, Fr. Corbett Tce.,

Orelia Tce., Edmond Rice Crescent, Edmond Rice Close, The Park, Upper Park, Park Road, Park Tce., Ahern Place, St. Colman’s Sq., Park Road Centre, Plunkett Tce., Aileen Tce., Ballyvoloon, Cloyne Tce., Barrymore Ave., Donelan Tce., French’s Ave., Kirkwood Villas, Dawnview, Glenanaar Place, O’Sullivan Place, Glavin Tce., Stack Tce., Inishmore Park, Springfield Park, Pat O’Brien Close, Ballywilliam, Cuskinny, The Drive, Inis Álainn ,Lissaniskey, Tay Road, Ticknock, Hilltop Park, Hillcourt Drive, Hillcourt Ave., Hillcourt Grove, Carrig Eoin, Coolamber Close, Coolamber Ave., Coolamber Crescent, Coolamber Drive, Maurice Moore Place, Assumption Place, O’Donovan Place, Ringmeen Est., Summerfields.

Wednesday 15th March, at 7pm in the Cathedral- Fr Paul Bennett’s Station Areas

Bishop St, Beechmount, Mount Crozier, Rope Walk, Carrignafoy, The Anchorage, Seafield Ave., Thomas St., Maple Court, Bond St., The Belfrey, Bishop Ahern Close, Roches Tce., Hawthorne Tce., Roches Row, Bellvue Tce., Bellvue, Sandymount, Lower Midleton St., West View, Park View, Spy Hill, West End Tce., The Crescent. Hillview Tce., St. Maur’s Tce., Athenian Tce., Glasson’s Ave., Wilmount Ave., Carrignafoy, Garryowen Villas, Wilmount Park Philip O’Neill Place, The Spires, College Gate, College Drive, College Ave., College Green, College Lawn, College View, The Grove, College Court, College Gardens, College Corran, College Orchard, Ard Aoibhinn.

Westbourne Place, Casement Sq., West Beach, East Beach, Lynch’s Quay, Sirius Wharf, Harbour Row, Harbour Terrace, Harbour Hill, East Hill, Albert Tce., Meehan’s Tce., Lake Road, Fort Villas, High Road, Lower Road, Lissaniskey, Connolly St., The Mall, New Park, Cottrell’s Row, East Hill Villas, East View, Upper East Hill, St. Maur’s Tce., Wilmount Tce., Summerhill, Seaview Tce., Brighton Tce., Frenches Walk, Mount Eaton, Eaton Heights