Sacraments and Funerals
Celebrating the sacraments is at the core of our parish life.
Our big moments in life are marked in a solemn way from womb to tomb.
Here we provide all the details for the celebration of the sacraments in our parish.
To arrange a funeral ceremony please contact the parish office Tel: (091) 523 413 or contact any of the priests.
Call the Parish Office and arrange date and time, giving at least one month’s notice. Baptisms generally take place Saturdays at noon and at 1:30 on Sundays. Other times by specific arrangement with the priest.
Those planning to marry must arrange a meeting with a priest of the Parish at least three months before the desired wedding date. Tel (091) 523 413. For details on all aspects of your Church marriage arrangements and preparation please click on the link below.
Confirmation is celebrated each year in the parish. 2011 took place on 9th April for Scoil Éinde & Scoil Íde and on 10th April for Scoil Róis.
Eucharist and First Communion
First Communion takes place in the month of May for the three Primary Schools in the Parish. A Communion preparation programme, ‘Do this in Memory’, is offered throughout the year. First Communion 2011 takes place on 14th May for Scoil Íde, 21st May for Scoil Róis and 28th May for Scoil Éinde.
The Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession) is available on Friday 7 – 7.30pm and after 10am Mass on Saturday.
First Confession 2011 took place on 8th March for Scoil Róis and 9th March for Scoil Íde.
Housebound and Sacrament of the Sick
The Priest are on call to bring the Sacrament of the sick to those who are in need. The Priests and Eucharistic Ministers are delighted to bring Holy Communion on a regular basis to those unable to come to Church. If you would like a visit contact the Parish Office or one of the Priests. Tel. (091) 523 413
Holy Orders – Ministry of the Priest
If you have an interest in finding out more about the path to priesthood or the permanent diaconate in this diocese, you are very welcome to contact our Diocesan Vocations Director.