First Holy Communion takes place in Talbotstown Church on Saturday, 21st May for children attending Talbotstown NS and Rathvilly Church on Saturday, 28th May for children attending Rathmore & Rathvilly NS. All Ceremonies at 11 a.m.
In my April newsletter I suggested “keeping watch” with those who suffer. Whether people live near or far away, we can be intentional about our love going forth to them because love is a movement of positive energy. My cousin decided to have her children pray this way for their evening prayer. They placed their…
PARISH LOTTO (Kildare & Leighlin Co-Op Lotto Draw)
Kildare & Leighlin Co-Op Lotto Draw Results for Wednesday 11th May 2022
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Confirmation will take place on Wednesday, 23rd March in St. Patrick’s Church,
Rathvilly for children attending Rathvilly, Talbotstown and Tynock Schools.
There will be two Ceremonies:
11.00 a.m.: Talbotstown NS children and half of Rathvilly NS children.
12.30 p.m.: Tynock NS children and half of Rathvilly NS children.
First Holy Communion…
Pope Francis appoints Fr John McEvoy as “Chaplain to His Holiness”
I am delighted to announce today that Pope Francis has honoured Fr John McEvoy, Parish Priest of Rathvilly and Vice President of Carlow College St Patricks, appointing him as a “Chaplain to…
We congratulate Liam Dunne, Carlow who will be ordained a Permanent Deacon this Saturday, 12th December by Bishop Denis Nulty in Carlow Cathedral at 3 p.m. Liam will join Rathvilly Kiltegan Parish Team from next weekend.
The Permanent Diaconate
The Diaconate is an ordained ministry which is rooted in scripture. Chapter 6 of the…
A CORONAVIRUS PRAYER
Loving and healing God,
we, the people of Kildare & Leighlin turn to you in prayer,
confident that you are with us and with all people in every moment.
We stand before you as people of hope, trusting in your care and protection.
May your faithful love…
FR CRISTIAN PISTA
A reminder of Fr Cristian Pista who spent last July in our Parish. Since September
2019 he is back in Marsabit Diocese in a desert area of Kenya near Lake Turkana.
He is in charge of developing the new parish of Turbi. The project of building a
29 March 1970-2020
This Sunday 29 March marks the Golden Jubilee of the Priestly Ordination of Fr Pat O’Brien, SPS CC, Kiltegan who has served in the Parish of Rathvilly and Kiltegan since September 2015. In 1970, Easter Sunday occurred on 29 March and, he says, it was a bitter cold day at Killamoate Church…
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