Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time  >  A   2nd July  2023                                 

Recently Deceased: Francie Hannon, died 27th June in Sussex, U.K, Late of 11 Lacey Villas, Tipperary Town; Carmel Wade, (nee McBride), Lacey Villas, Tipperary Town; Christina (Chrissie) O’Dwyer,(nee O’Connor), Ballintemple, Dundrum; 

Months Mind: Pat (Foxy) Ryan, Avondale Crescent; Patricia O’Donnell, Fr. Matthew Court;

Anniversaries: Neddy White; Pa Kinane; Michael O’Keeffe; Michael Quinn; Seàn Fawcett; Peter O’Brien; Stanislava & Vladas Intai; John, Michael & Pat Egan; Michael Quirke; Dermot Lyons; James Pollard; Norrie O’Brien; John Costello; Mary & Con Murnane & des’d members of Murnane & Mason families; Gerard Fleming; Peter & Lil Irwin;

Summer Clergy Collection: for the priest of the diocese – active and retired – will be taken at all masses this weekend 1st/2nd July. Please use the Special envelope in your Collection Envelope pack. Envelopes are also available in the church. All cheques should be made payable to St. Michael’s Church. This is the second of four Clergy Collection for this year and we ask that you give what you can to help meet our parish target of €103,000 for this year.

Thank You: the Weekly Envelope and Donations in the Collection Box last w/e 25th June was €2,585. Thanks also to those who regularly contribute online at

New Church Graveyard: Annual Mass on Thursday 6th July at 7.30pm.  All are welcome and please invite family members and relatives to attend.

Parish Lotto: June 22th: 3, 21, 24, 26. Congratulations to Rachel Culhane McGrath the Lucky Dip winner of €50.  No Jackpot winner this week. Next week’s Jackpot is €4,075. To play go to:

Weekday Masses: for the month of July there will be no 8.00am mass in St. Michael’s Church – only at 10.15am.

Laudato Si ‘… An integral ecology is made up of simple daily gestures which break with the logic of violence, exploitation and selfishness. In the end, a world of exacerbated consumption is at the same time a world which mistreats life in all its forms…’
                                                                Pope Francis – Laudato Si’ #225  

T.A.R.A: will hold their committee meeting on Mon 3rd July @11am in the Community Centre, Michaels St. Our monthly meeting, 7th July, same time, same place. Looking forward to seeing you all to discuss our outings. New members welcome. Siobhan: 062 51058.

‘Under Mary’s Mantle’ August 19th & 20th 2023 – is a Young Adult Catholic Conference on faith and culture for young adults (18-35) with talks, prayer, Mass, Confession, workshops, food and social in the historic All Hallows campus, DCU, Dublin. A chance to build your faith in friendship with young men and women from across the country. It takes place Saturday and Sunday 19th & 20th August with a discounted ticket available for both days. If you’re free for one, single day tickets are also available. Two day Saturday & Sunday – €60 Day rates – Saturday €40; Sunday €30.  STUDENTS get a 10% discount – contact for discount code. There is a limited amount of accommodation available in DCU –  for rates and information  contact or call 085 1442423.

Tipperary Town Community Sports Hub: delighted to announce activities in MUGA (Multi Use Games Area) in St Michael’s Avenue. It will include 3 weeks of Soccer with an FAI coach & 3 weeks of Basketball. Programme starts: July 4th & costs €5 plus booking fee. Register:

PRAYER FOR A SAFE HOLIDAY Heavenly Father, Please bless our holiday.  Help our family to have patience and understanding.  Guide us to be mindful of this gift of time together. Help us to make compromises when necessary and handle any chaos that comes our way with Your love and grace. Open our eyes to truly see the beauty of the memories we are creating that will last a lifetime.  Amen.

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