Notices

Parish Lotto Draw – Tuesday September 15th 2020

PARISH LOTTO DRAW—Tuesday 15th September 2020

8, 9, 15, 18

No winner of this week’s Jackpot

3 x €50 prize winners

Zoe Callan, Mary McCormack, John Gilligan

Promoters Draw – 2 x €50 prize winners

Lourdes Fund, Anne McKenna

€25 prize winner

Charlie Flynn

Next week’s Jackpot: € 11,600

Weekly Lotto tickets are available from…


Safeguarding Sunday – 13th September 2020

A video message from Bishop Denis for Safeguarding Sunday 2020

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Safeguarding Sunday : Sunday 13th September 2020 : A Message from Bishop Denis

Safeguarding Message for Safeguarding Sunday 2020

Twenty-Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time – 13 September 2020

The place of young people in the heart of our diocese, our parishes, our church

Last September we celebrated our very first Safeguarding Sunday in the diocese. This year to coincide with Safeguarding Sunday in the middle of the Covid-19…


A Prayer as Our Schools reopen

A Diocesan Message…

Loving God, we ask you to wrap our diocesan school family in a cloak of love and protection as our schools reopen this year.

Bless our boards of management and staff as they continue the good work that they have already begun to ensure a welcoming and safe environment for…


A Message from Bishop Denis on the Return to School

Bishop Denis has a special message of encouragement for all those returning to school in the coming days.

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Congratulations to Fr Paul Dempsey

Prayerful good wishes to Fr Paul Dempsey on his ordination on Sunday 30th August 2020 as Bishop of Achonry, which will be held in the Cathedral in Ballaghaderreen in Co Roscommon. Fr…


Confirmation 2020

Dear parent, in this challenging and fluid situation we are looking forward to celebrating Confirmation on a special Faith/Family way in September.

  1. We ask you to arrive in the church ten minutes before the ceremony is due to begin.
  2. It is recommended that face masks are worn and that you follow the guidance of…

Come Holy Spirit

The Diocese of Kildare and Leighlin has launched a new three part series in preparation for Confirmation. The preparation this year has been changed enormously by the impact of the Covid 19 situation. We look forward to welcoming our Confirmation Candidates and their families to our ceremonies in September here in Clane and Rathcoffey. Click…


An Ordination in the Parish

Prayerful good wishes go to Niall Leahy, Blackrock, Co Louth on his ordination as a Jesuit priest on Saturday 22nd August in Clongowes Wood College. Niall helped Fr Paul as a deacon last Easter. We will invite him to celebrate Mass soon in the parish. Every blessing to him and to his family.


A Hymn of Hope

A wonderful response from the Diocese of Kildare and Leighlin to the uncertainty of recent months, with some familiar faces. Enjoy!