Published on April 15, 2019

St. Patrick’s Church, Rathvilly
Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday – Mass at 9.30 a.m.
Tuesday, 16th April – Easter Penance Service at 7.30 p.m.
Holy Thursday, 18th April – Mass of the Lord’s Supper at 7.30 p.m.
Good Friday, 19th April – Stations of the Cross at 12 Noon and


Published on March 31, 2019

Rathvilly Kiltegan Parish welcomes the Celtic Brothers featuring the Willoughbys in Concert on Saturday, 27th April at 8 p.m. in Tynock Church. Tickets €20. Door Prize €100. Tickets are available from the Parish Office 059 9161114, 087 2408367 or 087 2668300.


Published on March 24, 2019

Chrism Mass will take place on Monday, 15th April at 7.30 p.m. in the Cathedral of the Assumption, Carlow. Bishop Denis warmly invites parishioners from across the diocese to join him for this Mass during which the priests of the diocese will renew their priestly promises and the Oil of Catechumens, Oil of the Sick…


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.

Traditional Music Concert DVD

Published on December 19, 2018

A DVD of the Traditional Music Concert which was held in St. Patrick’s Church in aid of Rathvilly National School is available from the School at €10.


Published on 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 or…


Published on 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:

ADORATION – St. Patrick’s Church, Rathvilly

Published on 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

Published on 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.

World Meeting of Families – THANK YOU

Published on September 9, 2018

The 9th World Meeting of Families was held in Dublin, Ireland. This International Meeting (21-26 August 2018) also reached Rathvilly Kiltegan Parish in a big way.
We’ve had an amazing week hosting our visitors from abroad. Our World Meeting of Families is extremely grateful for the support received from the whole community.…