Notices

Covid-19 Cocooning for over 70’s

Published on April 4, 2020

Carlow County Council through the ‘Carlow Covid-19 Community Response Forum’ has established a helpdesk that will respond to the needs of the vulnerable members of our community by linking State agencies, the community and voluntary sectors to vulnerable peoples needs. Freephone in confidence 1800-814-300 from 8am – 8pm Monday to Sunday or Email:[email protected]

One important measure…

2020 Sacraments

Published on April 3, 2020

FIRST HOLY COMMUNION

Parents please encourage your child to continue their preparation in the THUMB Book. The Mass begins on Page 10. Pages 59 – 61 tells The Story of Holy Week.

CONFIRMATION

The Confirmation Candidates are encouraged to continue their preparation work in the Journal – You Shall Be My Witnesses and School Religion…

EASTER CEREMONIES ON RTE

Published on April 3, 2020

Updated RTÉ broadcasting output of liturgies during Holy Week 2020 – Subject to change

Palm Sunday 5 April

1100-1150       Mass on Palm SundayRev Professor Michael Mullaney, President of Saint Patrick’s College, Maynooth, celebrates Mass in the Kairos chapel studio, Maynooth, Co Kildare, with music from internationally  acclaimed singer, Celine Byrne, accompanied by Ronan Murray.…

Fr. Pat O’Brien

Published on March 29, 2020

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…

AN ACT OF SPIRITUAL COMMUNION

Published on March 20, 2020

My Jesus, I believe that You are present in the Most Holy Sacrament.
I love You above all things, and I desire to receive You into my soul.
Since I cannot at this moment receive You sacramentally,
come at least spiritually into my heart.
I embrace You as if You were…

ACCORD CARLOW

Published on December 13, 2019

ACCORD CARLOW – PRE-MARRIAGE COURSES

Book on line at www.accord.ie  or phone Mary at 059 9138738 for information.

Counselling: Accord offers Marriage & Relationship Counselling by appointment

Our fully trained Counsellors are there to – Listen to you in confidence and help you find your solutions to your problems. Phone Mary 059 9138738 for…

RATHVILLY CHURCH WEBCAM

Published on August 9, 2019

A Web Camera is in operation in St. Patrick’s Church, Rathvilly
Our webcam statistics for the year – total views are: 10,596
Top 10 countries are: Ireland United Kingdom United States Italy Australia
Serbia Jordan Spain Austria.

A MESSAGE FROM FR. CRISTIAN

Published on August 5, 2019

Dear people of Rathvilly & Kiltegan Parish
As I leave Ireland after my short visit I would like to let you know that my heart is
full of gratitude. I found a really warm welcoming community. I want sincerely to
THANK YOU for your generosity and help for my new task as…

FR. CRISTIAN PISTA – VISITING PRIEST

Published on July 12, 2019

VISITING PRIEST
As a parish community, we are delighted to welcome Fr. Cristian Pista to spend a month among us. He is resident in the Parochial House and will be involved in Masses and other services in the Parish. He is anxious to interact with parishioners as much as possible. He belongs to the…

COMMUNION FOR COELIACS

Published on 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.