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Christmas and New Year Liturgies

Christmas and New Year Liturgies 2019/20                                

Thu 19th Dec              Carol Service 7.30pm

Sun 22nd  Dec           Masses:10.30am;12.00noon; 6.15pm

Mon 23rd Dec            Penitential Service 7.30pm

Christmas Eve          Mass 10.00am

                                          Confessions 10.30am – 12.00noon

                                          Children’s Mass 4.30pm

                                           Vigil Mass 7.00pm

Christmas Day            Family Mass 10.30am; 12.00 noon


St Stephen’s Day     Mass at 11.00am.

Fri 27th- Sat 4th         Daily Mass at 10.00am

Sun 30th Dec &

Sun 5th Jan                Masses 10.30am; 12 noon; 6.15pm


Wed 1st

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Text of John Purcell’s Speech at Fr Joe’s Farewell

Good evening everybody,

 For those of you who may not know me, I am John Purcell Chairman of the Parish Finance Committee and I would like to add my own ‘cúpla focail’ to Jackie Ryan’s fine words of tribute to Fr Joe at the Mass of Thanksgiving earlier.

 It is wonderful to see so many parishioners here, joining in this farewell celebration. The credit for organizing tonight’s event rests with Jackie Ryan, Jackie Hearne, Cepta Lyons and Monica Byrne.

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New Envelope System for Collections

New Envelope System for Collections at Weekend Masses from June


Under a new initiative from the Parish Finance Committee, we hope to start using an envelope system, on a voluntary basis, for our basket collections at Sunday Masses from 16th June 2019.

What are the benefits of such a system and how will it work? A tax scheme exists whereby those who contribute €250 or more to a charity in a given calendar year can allow the charity

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Parish Staff

Our parish employs four part-time staff members, each with their particular area of responsibility: Caroline Nolan is our Parish Administrator, and looks after the parish finances, buildings, and general administration; Cepta Lyons is our Parish Pastoral Assistant, and she organises the sacramental life of the parish and manages the sacristy; Jackie Hearne is our Pastoral Worker and Sacramental Co-coordinator, working on the organisation of the Communion and Confirmation programmes, the Family Mass, and other youth-related activity; Derek O’Reilly is our

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Daily Eucharistic Adoration

There are 26 hours of Adoration from which to choose, and pledge cards are available at the back of the Church; just fill in your contact details and put the card in the safe beside the Pieta Shrine. The schedule is available below, but times my be changed to facilitate Baptisms, Weddings, or Funerals. Thank you.

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Children in Church

Children are always welcome in our Church and the Liturgy at 10.30 am on Sunday is adapted to be accessible to our younger Parishioners.  We always want children to feel safe and secure here.  Should your child need to use the facilities which are located through the Sacristy near St. Patrick’s Hall we would ask you to accompany them there, this would be in accordance with our Child Protection guidelines.  Thank you

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