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.

On this page we will provide all the details for the celebration of the sacraments and there is a link to more information on each sacrament.

Baptism Arrangements

To Arrange a Baptism: Fr Paul O’Boyle celebrates Baptisms in both Clane and Rathcoffey Church on two Saturdays each month. You can contact him directly at 045 868 249 to arrange a date for your Christening.

» Read more about the Sacrament of Baptism

Marriage Arrangements

Congratulations on your decision to get married.  Lots of wedding planning ahead!  Click below for all church wedding details.

» Read more about the Sacrament of Marriage


» Read more about the Sacrament of Confirmation

Eucharist and First Communion

First Communion is celebrated in the month of May. Click below for details.

» Read more about the Sacrament of Eucharist

Reconciliation (Confession)

Confession is available before the Saturday Masses or on request.

» Read more about the Sacrament of Reconciliation

Housebound and Sacrament of the Sick

The sick and housebound of the parish are attended by the preists in their homes in the week of the First Friday of every month. Lay Ministers of the Eucharist are also available to distribute Holy Communion to the sick on Sundays or in time of need.

» Read more about the Sacrament of the Sick

Priesthood – Diaconate

Click below to see Vocations Video and contact details for our Vocations Director.

» Read more about Priesthood and the Sacrament of Holy Orders