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).
Palm Sunday (29th of March);
Palm Sunday marks the beginning of the Easter ceremonies. It celebrates the triumphal entry of Jesus into Jerusalem to accomplish his Pascal Mystery. Palms will be blessed at all masses this weekend and the long gospel will…
Confirmation Pledge & Confessions: A Penitential Service, incorporating a Pledge against alcoholic drink and harmful drugs, will be held in Broadford Church on Wednesday, 4th March at 7.30 p.m.
Confirmation Ceremony: Confirmation for the children of the four schools of Balyna Parish will…
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.