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

Mass has resumed on Tuesday mornings. The weekly Mass times in Norwood are now , 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.

Lenten Station Masses 2024

Wednesday 6th, 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.,

Tuesday 12th March, at 7pm in the Cathedral – Fr Gerard Cremin’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.

Tuesday 12th 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 13th 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.


First Confession, Holy Communion, and Confirmation dates for 2024

First Confession dates:

Walterstown NS – 20th February, at 7pm, in Ballymore

St Joseph’s NS – 21st February, at 7pm, in the Cathedral

St Mary’s NS – 22nd February, at 7pm, in the Cathedral

BSRAC – 27th and 28th February, at 7pm, in the Sacred Heart Church Norwood.

Holy Communion dates:

Saturday 11th May – St Joseph’s NS

Saturday 18th May – BSRAC and Walterstown

Saturday 25th May – St Mary’s NS


Tuesday 14th May – 10am – BSRAC

Tuesday 14th May – 1pm – Gaelscoil, St Joseph’s, St Mary’s, and Walterstown