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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


Dear brother, and sister, if your hands seem empty, if you think your heart is poor in love . . . the grace of God has appeared to shine forth in your life.
Pope Francis

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

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday Mass at 9.30 a.m.
Rosary - each day before Mass

Eucharistic Adoration on Thursday - 10.00 - 11.00 a.m.
Saturday Mass at 7.30 p.m.
Sunday Mass at 11.00 a.m.

Church of the Assumption

Mass will resume on Saturday, 15th May at 6.00 p.m.

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

St Brigid's Church, Talbotstown

Mass will resume on Sunday, 16th May at 9.30 a.m.

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Weekly Notices


April 30, 2021

Meditation of the Day

The Grace to Remain

The Lord requires the disciples to remain in him as they are in him now; in this same readiness, in this surrender, knowing that they belong to each other.  But he too will remain in them without ever forsaking them.  Much will happen that could shake the…


April 23, 2021

One Flock, One Shepherd
Maria von Trapp

I want to tell you about still another discovery which we made when we had already become quite familiar with our Lord. This happened one blessed day we seemed to understand what Paul meant when he exclaimed, Jesus Christ is the same today as he was yesterday…


April 20, 2021
Rathvilly Kiltegan Parish Lotto in conjunction with Kildare & Leighlin Co-op Lotto will commence on Wednesday, 28th April and weekly there after. We would ask that all our Parish Draw Promoters would come onboard to help us promote this new fundraising venture for our Parish. We would also be delighted to welcome new promoters…

Easter Message from Bishop Denis Nulty

April 1, 2021

Easter Message 2021

The card read “This is the night in which Christ has destroyed death and from the dead He rises victorious! Happy Easter”. The Easter card tradition is a much quieter one than what we all experience at Christmas. There isn’t as large of a number of cards arriving at Easter and yet…

Novena to St Joseph 10-18 March

March 9, 2021


In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen.
Saint Joseph, you are the faithful protector and intercessor of all who love
and venerate you. You know that I have confidence in you and that, after
Jesus and Mary, I come to…


March 5, 2021

Pope Francis proclaims “Year of St Joseph”

Pope Francis announced a special year dedicated to St. Joseph starting from 8 December 2020 until

8 December 2021, on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the proclamation of St. Joseph as the Patron

of the Universal Church, as well as the Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception…

An Garda Síochána Crime Prevention Unit

February 24, 2021

Important message from An Garda Síochána Crime Prevention Unit
Gardaí are receiving an ever increasing number of complaints in relation to fraudulent and illegal scams. The scams can come in the form of texts, emails, telephone calls to your mobile or landline or even through social media. They can be difficult to spot as…

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