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Castlecomer Parish Castlecomer Parish

Welcome to our Parish

The people of our parish show a great pride in our Church and parish and we hope to continue the excellent work of our predecessors and the various organisations and committees within the parish.

If you contribute to the life of the parish by attending Mass and other celebrations, give your time and talents as a volunteer in one of the many lay ministries and/or provide financial support. We would like to offer our sincere thanks and encourage you to continue to be part of our parish family as it grows and develops.

Mass Times

Church of the Immaculate Conception

Monday - Friday 9am (Please follow all guidance)
Saturday 10am (Please follow all guidance)
Vigil Mass 7pm (Please follow all guidance)
Sunday 8am & 11am (Please follow all guidance)
Holy Days of Obligation. 10am (Please follow all guidance)
Vigil Mass 7:30pm (Please follow all guidance)
Masses on the Day 10am (Please follow all guidance)
Public Holidays 10am (Please follow all guidance)



September 24, 2021

Congratulations to the young people of our parish that are making their First Holy Communion this weekend:  Chloe, Kayleigh, Anna, Cadence, Ashlinn, Fionn, Anna N, Eddie & Isibeal, Lucas, Orlaith, Emily, Lily, Niamh, and Haven

And, those Receiving the Sacrament of Confirmation this weekend: Sam, Caitlín, Rory, Ciarán, Ciara, Keelin, Cara, Sophie, Leona, Tristan, and…

Vademecum for the Synod on Synodality

September 13, 2021

This Vademecum is designed as a handbook that accompanies the Preparatory Document at the service of the synodal journey. The two documents are complementary and should be read in tandem with one another. In particular, the Vademecum offers practical support to the Diocesan Contact Person(s) (or team), designated by the diocesan Bishop, to prepare and…

Covid-19 Guidance for Parishioners on attending parish church

September 11, 2021

Parishioners are reminded that the church building can now accommodate 50% of the church capacity, which means no more than 300 people may attend at any one time. Please beware of the guidance that continues:

  • Social/physical distance
  • Wearing of face masks
  • hand sanitising before entering and exiting church building
  • Holy Communion distributed at the…

Pope Francis, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew and the Archbishop of Canterbury join together for the first time in urgent appeal for the future of the planet

September 11, 2021

Pope Francis, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew and Archbishop Justin Welby urge everyone to play their part in ‘choosing life’ for the future of the planet.

In a joint statement, the Christian leaders have called on people to pray, in this Christian season of Creation, for world leaders ahead of COP26 this…

Prayer of invocation to the Holy Spirit for an ecclesial assembly of governance or discernment

September 11, 2021

Every session of the Second Vatican Council began with the prayer Adsumus Sancte Spiritus, the first word of the Latin original meaning, “We stand before You, Holy Spirit,” which has been historically used at Councils, Synods and other Church gatherings for hundreds of years, being attributed to…

Bishops encourage support of vaccine programmes against Covid-19

August 6, 2021

Last December the Irish Catholic Bishops in a statement said that “safe and effective vaccination is an essential aspect of the prevention of disease”. They encouraged Catholics to support the programme of vaccination “not only for their own good, but for the protection of life and the health of those who are vulnerable and for…

Dates for Sacrament of Initiation (Sacrament of Confirmation)

June 25, 2021

Sacrament of Confirmation:

Candidates are clustered together in the National School they previously attended. The Sacrament of Confirmation will be administered in the Rite of Confirmation outside the celebration of Mass.

Firoda NS : Friday 24th September  2021 in parish church at 7pm. Each candidate will be allowed 5 family members as guests to aide compliance…

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