Mass Times

St. Mary's Church, BroadfordSt. Mary’s Church, Broadford

Mass Times
Sunday:- 11.30 am
Tuesday:- 10.00 am
Friday:- 7.30 pm

St. Patrick's Church, JohnstownbridgeSt. Patrick’s Church, Johnstownbridge

Mass Times
Sunday:- 10.00 am
Thursday:- 10.00 am

Clogherinkoe ChurchSt. Brigid’s Church, Clogherinkoe

Mass Times
Saturday:- 7.30pm
Wednesday:- 10.00 am

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.

Balyna Parish

Bird’s eye view of the three churches of Balyna Parish.

Broadford Church (Top), Johnstownbridge Church (Bottom Left) and Clogherinkoe Church (Bottom Right).

Please also watch an Angels view to see some more of our parish

An Angels view of Balyna Parish and surrounding areas


Schedules for Baptism Ceremonies 2017

Baptism Ceremonies in Balyna Parish take place on the first Sunday of every month and rotate around the three Church’s of the Parish. Private ceremonies can be faciliated in special circumstances.

The following is a schedule of baptisms in the Parish


Ash Wednesday 1st March 2017

This is the start of Lent

Confirmation 2017

The children of Clogherinkoe N.S. and Broadford N.S. will be confirmed on Saturday 1st April at 11a.m. in Broadford Church.

The children of Cadamstown N.S. and Johnstownbridge N.S. will be confirmed on Saturday 1st April in Broadford Church at 2p.m.  Fr. Breen will…

Palm Sunday 9th April 2017

This is the begining of Holy week

Easter Sunday 16th April 2017

This is the high point of the Christian Liturgical year.

First Holy Communion 2017

The children of Clogherinkoe N.S. will receive their First Holy Communion in Clogherinkoe Church on Saturday 13th May at 11.00 a.m.

The children of Johnstownbridge N.S. will receive their First Holy Communion in Johnstownbridge Church on Saturday 20th May at 10.00 a.m

The children…

Cemetery Sunday 20th August 2017

Cemetery Sunday will be on Sunday 20st August.  Mass will be celebrated in Broadford Cemetery (weather permitting) at 11.30 a.m. Prayers for the Faithful Departed will be recited in the other graveyards of the parish in the same order as other…

Balyna Parish | Tel & Fax: 046 955 1203 | Email:

Copyright 2009 Balyna Parish. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by Parish Websites
Design by acton|web