Confirmation Candidates

We encourage our Confirmation Candidates to follow Bishop Denis and his message for Pentecost Sunday on

A message from Fr Paul O’Boyle PP

Following consultation with Bishop Denis Nulty and our School Principals we will be rescheduling our Parish Confirmation and First Communion ceremonies to later in the year when it is possible to do so, naturally we are all disappointed but look forward to these special Faith and Family days.

Our Two beautiful Churches are open now…

Reopening of churches for private prayer and reflection space

We are delighted to be able to reopen our Two Beautiful Churches in Clane and Rathcoffey for private prayer and reflection space for people following guidance from Bishop Denis Nulty. We wish to do so in a safe and responsible manner and ask people to observe proper Hand Hygiene and social distancing measures in place…

A message from Fr Paul O’Boyle PP

Easter greetings to you all at this time of profound change and challenge.

While our Two Beautiful Churches in Clane and Rathcoffey are closed I continue to celebrate Mass in Clane each Day/Weekend and each Sunday in Rathcoffey Church where the Flame of Faith has burnt brightly since 1710! I appreciate greatly the generosity of…

Our Church Courtyard

Our lovely Church Courtyard in Clane is a welcoming space for all those out walking at this Easter time, with our Church now closed. The Cross draped with the Easter Cloth, Lighting Candle and Holy Water Font invite us to pray, reflect and connect to The Lord in a different way outdoors now. Our lovely…

Holy Week Projections

These are our New Images for Holy week projected onto Clane Parish Church each evening.

  • Holy Thursday – Breaking Bread/ Sharing the Journey,
  • Good Friday – The Challenges and Crosses of Life, helping and helped.
  • Easter Day – New Life, new growth, new possibilities with The Risen Lord.

Call to Prayer Amidst The Global Pandemic

This Sunday, April 5th, between 3pm and 4pm, the Centering Prayer Group of Clane and Rathcoffey Parish will host an Online Prayer Gathering in response to a call by the leaders of Ireland’s Christian Churches for united prayer amidst this global pandemic. This is what they ask us to do:

“As Christians, we believe that…

Holy Week Schedule

Monday to Friday: Mass each Morning at 10am.
Mass on Saturday at 6.30pm.
Sunday at 9.30am and 11.30am.

Holy Week Masses:

Holy Thursday, April 9th:
Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper at 7.30pm.
No Morning Mass at 10am that Day.

Good Friday, April 10th:
Celebration of the Lord’s Passion at…

Parish of Clane and Rathcoffey Lenten Prayer Week 5

Due to the Covid 19 restrictions we have had to bring you our lenten prayer a little differently this week.

Please view the video below of our 5th and concluding Lenten Prayer Session. We have been putting you side by side with Jesus as he travelled The Way of The Cross and this week we…

Supporting Each Other at this Challenging Time

These images are projected onto our Parish Church in Clane.

The Words are from the prophet Micah 6:8, they remind us of how we are supporting each other in a different way at this challenging and changing time, they can be seen each evening at the Church  between 7.30 and 11.30pm