Welcome to the parish of Balyna
Our parish of Balyna in north Kildare, Ireland, includes the three churches of Broadford, Johnstownbridge and Clogherinkoe. We have parish schools adjacent to each of these churches and also a fourth school in Cadamstown.
Our parish website is intended to be a source of information about our parish for locals and visitors alike. We welcome your feedback so that we can improve our website and our parish. Parish contact details are avalable at this link.
Bird’s eye view of the three churches of Balyna Parish.
Broadford Church (Top), Johnstownbridge Church (Bottom Left) and Clogherinkoe Church (Bottom Right).
In order to make a balanced appraisal of the issues involved in the forthcoming referendum, please read (or Google) the following: The Irish Bishops Pastoral Statement, ‘The Meaning of Marriage’, ‘7 Great Reasons to Keep Marriage as it is’ and…
Sunday the 21st of June 2015.
More details later.
The Confirmation Ceremony for Balyna Parish will be held in Broadford Church on Thursday, 28th May at 11am. Bishop Denis Nulty will administer the Sacrament.
Bishop Denis Nulty has recently issued Guidelines for Confirmation Ceremonies in the diocese. One of these…
The children of Clogherinkoe N.S. will receive their First Holy Communion in Clogherinkoe Church on Saturday, 16th May at 11.00 a.m. The children of Johnstownbridge N.S. will receive their First Holy Communion in Johnstownbridge Church on Saturday, 23rd May at 11.00 a.m.
Confirmation Ceremony: Confirmation for the children of the four schools of Balyna Parish will be on Thursday, 28th May 2015 at 11am. Bishop Denis Nulty will administer the Sacrament.
First Confessions: First Confessions for the children of all four schools of the…
The weekly envelope boxes are distributed annually. If you have not received a box and would like to contribute to your parish, please contact the Parish Office.