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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, 14th June Mass at 10.00 a.m.
Rosary - each day before Mass
Tuesday, Thursday & Friday Mass at 9.30 a.m.
Eucharistic Adoration on Thursday - 10.00 - 11.00 a.m.
Wednesday, 16th June Communion Service at 9.30 a.m.
Saturday Mass at 7.30 p.m.
Sunday Mass at 11.00 a.m.

Church of the Assumption

Saturday, 12th June Mass at 6.00 p.m.

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

St Brigid's Church, Talbotstown

Sunday, 13th June Mass at 9.30 a.m.

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Weekly Notices


June 6, 2021

An invitation to all Leaving Certificate Students to attend Mass or join us on the Parish Webcam on Monday, 7th June at 11.00 a.m. to receive a Blessing before the Exams commence on Wednesday, 9th June.


June 4, 2021

Reflection – June 2021

“Joy is the happiness that doesn’t depend on what happens.”

(Brother David Steindl-Rast)

We stood before a thickly branched blue spruce that must be at least 70 feet tall. How different we were, the two of us looking out the window at the tree. A mid-80’s woman holding onto a walker for…

SACRED HEART NOVENA 3 – 11th June 2021

June 3, 2021

Novena Prayer

Lord Jesus, you have said, ‘Ask and you shall receive, seek and you shall find, knock and it shall be opened unto you’. I come to you in faith and trust, in love and hope. Let me know your closeness to me and your care for me and for all who are dear…


May 28, 2021

PARISH LOTTO        (Kildare & Leighlin Co-Op Lotto Draw)

  • Results for 2nd June,  2021       Numbers: 5 – 22 – 27 – 30
  • No €17,000 Jackpot winner        13 Match 3s get €77.00 each            One local winner:
  • Joe O’Brien. Promoter – Josie – Talbotstown Church.

PENTECOST – Come Holy Spirit

May 21, 2021

Come, Holy Spirit

“Open your mouth wide, and I will fill it”          Psalm 81:10

Come, Holy Spirit,

Help me to replace the busyness of my life with a simpler lifestyle,

so I will focus on “the deeper things” in life and allow time for others.

Nourish my yearning to understand and to appreciate myself;



May 21, 2021

The Focus Newsletter is back this week.  See copy attached.

The Month of Mary

May 14, 2021


The month of Mary is set aside by the Church for special devotion and exercises in honour of the Mother of God.  The Irish name for the month “Bealtaine” is associated with a pre-Christian festival celebrated at this time of year, while the English word “May” is derived from the name…

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