The Apostolic Society supports the Mission activity of the Church. We are a group whose work is the making of Vestments and Altar linen for the missions. Gifts of material or wedding dresses are acceptable if they are suitable for the making of vestments. The association purchases equipment for the missions such as Mass Books, chalices, etc.,. For further details contact Tess O’ Halloran. Tel: 045 876 138
Care for the Elderly – Athy Hospital Visitation
One of the main activities carried out by this group is organising the annual get together for the Naas residents of St. Vincent’s Hospital, Athy. If you would like to help please contact Marie Kelly & Mary Hade. Tel 087 6100159
Choirs: – Ballycane Church Choir
Ballycane choir sing at the 11a.m. Mass in Ballycane Church on Sunday mornings. We have 48 singers in our group. We always welcome new members, so if you can sing and would like to share your talents for the good of the parish please ring or text 087 235 2545 or approach the Choir after mass. If you cannot attend every Sunday or have a problem attending practices please feel welcome to join the choir anyway. We have an open and understanding policy and try to accommodate people in their busy schedules.
Choirs: – Children’s Choir, Parish Church
The Children’s Choir sing two Saturdays each month at the 6.30pm Mass in the Church Our Lady and St. David’s, Sallins Rd. Further details from 086 194 5945. Please note that Naas parish endeavours to attain the highest standards in safeguarding children practice.
Choirs: – Gospel Choir, Parish Church
The Gospel choir sing every second week at the 6p.m. Mass on Sunday evening in the Parish Church, Sallins Road. We always welcome new members, so if you can sing or play an instrument and would like to share your talents for the good of the parish please contact Riona. Tel: 087 793 3392.
Choirs: – The Parish Choir, Parish Church
The Parish Choir normally sing at the 10a.m. Mass on Sunday mornings at the Church of Our Lady & St. David, Sallins Rd. We always welcome new members, so if you can sing and would like to share your talents for the good of the parish please contact Pat. Tel:- 045 897 854
Divine Mercy Prayer Group
The Divine Mercy Group encourage prayer in the spirit of Divine Mercy. For information contact Mary Mooney. Tel:- 045 866 329
Legion of Mary
The Legion of Mary have a long tradition in Ireland promoting devotion to Our Lady. For further information contact Aileen. Tel:- 087 995 9922
Profile of the Liturgy group goes here.
Naas Parish Pastoral Council
Parish Mission Statement
“The Catholic Parish of Naas, in Communion with Christ and with one another and guided by the teachings of the Second Vatican Council, endeavours to welcome, serve and nourish the whole community.”
The members of Naas Parish Pastoral Council as of January 2013 are as follows:
Chairperson; Trevor McNamara: Deputy Chairperson; Grace Keevans: Secretary; Marie Reilly: Assistant Secretary; Breda Doyle. We wish all the members every blessing in their service of the parish community.
Liturgy, Readers & Eucharistic Ministers; Church of Our Lady & St. David’s, – Contact; Mairead Darcy, Phone; 087 2736427
Liturgy, Ballycane;- Contact; Sheila O’Connor, Phone; 045 866287
Youth & Safeguarding Children; – Contact; Caroline Quinn, Phone; 087 7936771
Naas St. Vincent de Paul Society
The St. Vincent de Paul Society was established to help people in need. For further information or assistance please call 045 897 306. We welcome new members to help with our important work.
Need Help? There are many individuals and young couples in our parishes who are in financial difficulties. In past years they would have contributed to the St. Vincent De Paul Society, but now circumstances have changed beyond belief and they themselves are in need of assistance. While we understand this may be difficult, if you are in this stressfull situation we encourage you to contact us in confidence. Any assistance offered by the Society is given in a non-judgemental spirit of compassion, based on the need of the individual or family.
Home Visitation: St Marie’s Conference of St Vincent de Paul, Naas are a visitation group who visit the elderly in their home. If you would like a short visit you can contact the conference at 087 216 6779 between 6pm and 8pm.
Padre Pio Prayer Group
The Padre Pio Prayer Group encourages prayer in the spirit of Padre Pio. For further information contact Vera Burke. Tel:- 045 897 935