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Church of the Assumption, Tynock Church of the Assumption, Tynock
St. Patrick's Church, Rathvilly St. Patrick's Church, Rathvilly
St. Brigid's Church,Talbotstown St. Brigid's Church,Talbotstown


Return to the LORD your God, for he is gracious and compassionate, slow to anger and abounding in love.

Welcome to our Parish

The people of our parish show a great pride in our Churches 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

St. Patrick's Rathvilly

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday, 21/24 May Mass at 9.30 a.m.

Eucharistic Adoration on Thursday 10 - 11 a.m. Friday 2.00 - 7.00 p.m.

Sunday, 19th May - First Holy Communion Mass at 11 a.m.
Saturday Mass at 7.30 p.m.
Rosary on Saturday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 10.30 a.m. at Our Lady's Grotto in the Church Grounds
Sunday Mass at 11.00 a.m.

Church of the Assumption

Saturday, 25th May Mass at 6.00 p.m.
Mass on Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday at 9.30 a.m. in the Oratory

Note *** Masses for Tynock & Talbotstown rotate weekly, check times on the Newsletter or Focus.

St Brigid's Church, Talbotstown

Sunday, 26th May Mass at 9.30 a.m.

Mass on Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday at 9.30 a.m. in the Oratory

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Weekly Notices


May 5, 2019

The Parish Draw commences this Tuesday, 7th May in the Parish Meeting Room, Rathvilly at 7.30 p.m. The Meeting Room will be open at 7 p.m. Promoters can return their draw cards on Tuesday morning between
10 a.m. and 1 p.m. to the Parish Office or that evening at 7 p.m. It is a…


April 22, 2019

For the month of May in honour of Our Lady, the Rosary will be recited on Saturday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 10.30 a.m. at Our Lady’s Grotto in the Church grounds.
The Rosary will be recited at Our Lady’s Grotto, Ballyoliver at 7.30 p.m. each evening for the month of May.


February 17, 2019

If any coeliac would like to receive special low Gluten Hosts at Mass or receive Communion from the Chalice, please speak to the Priest to make arrangements.


December 9, 2018

Marriage Preparation Course: Accord Carlow are now taking bookings for the following courses:
May 10th & 11th, June 7th & 8th, September 6th & 7th, October 4th & 5th. You are required to attend a Pre-marriage course if you are getting married in a Catholic Church. Bookings can be made online at www.accord.ie or…


November 28, 2018

This position is still vacant and I invite expressions of interest from anyone who might like to undertake this role which is truly important in serving the Parish Community. Applications should be made in writing or by email and directed to Fr. McEvoy, Parochial House, Rathvilly. Phone 059 9161114/086 3232403 or email: jmce51@gmail.com

ADORATION – St. Patrick’s Church, Rathvilly

November 11, 2018

Adoration will take place each Thursday from 10 a.m to 11 a.m. and Friday from 2 p.m. to 7.00 p.m.

Request for Baptism/confirmation/Marriage Certificate

November 9, 2018

To comply with GDPR guidelines, anyone seeking certificates for Baptism/Confirmation/Marriage is requested to complete a certificate request form and provide I.D. if necessary. Forms are available at the Parish Office.

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