Events


EASTER CEREMONIES (2015)


  • 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…

St. Patrick’s Day


St. Patricks day 17th of March.

Christ be with me, Christ within me,

Christ behind me, Christ before me,

Christ beside me, Christ to win me,

Christ to comfort me and restore me.

Christ beneath me, Christ above me,

Christ in quiet, Christ in danger,

Christ in…

Ash Wednesday


ashThis year Ash Wednesday falls on the 18th February. Ash Wednesday begins the Penitential Season of Lent. Blessed ashes will be distributed at the 10am Mass in Clogherinkoe Church and the 7.30pm Mass in Broadford Church.

St. Valentine’s Day


A priest in the Roman Empire who secretly married couples when Christian marriage was forbidden and during the reign of the Emperor Claudius II, was thrown in jail and later beheaded on Februray the 14th.

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Feast Day of St. Blaise


Tuesday 3rd February is the Feast Day of St. Blaise. St. Blaise is the Patron Saint of people who suffer from throat ailments. The traditional blessing of throats will be incorporated into the 10am mass in Broadford Church.

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Feast Day of St. Brigid


The Feast Day of St. Brigid will be on Sunday 1st February. St. Brigid is the Secondary Patron Saint of Ireland and is the Patroness of our Diocese of Kildare and Leighlin. The Church in Clogherinkoe is dedicated to St.…

Feast of the Epiphany


6th of January is a Holy Day of obligation and Mass is as on a Sunday.

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