Notices

Pentecost Triduum of Prayer

Published on May 24, 2020

Please join the Diocese of Kildare and Leighlin for a Triduum of prayer at 7.30pm each evening broadcast live from the following churches
27th May       Naas
28th May       Portlaoise
29th May       Graiguecullen
Concluding with the vigil Mass for Pentecost Sunday at 6.15pm


Resources for Families – Preparing for the Sunday Liturgy

Published on May 22, 2020

With our Sunday Liturgies suspended for the time being we are really missing the faces of our little Parishioners every week. As you are aware by now we have our Masses broadcast on webcam and the parish YouTube channel. We have compiled a few resources to help you  prepare…


Trocaire reflection

Published on May 22, 2020

Trocaire has compiled this reflection based on a recent statement of Pope Francis: “The pandemic reminds us there are no difference or borders between those who suffer. We are all frail, all equal, all precious. May we be profoundly shaken: Now is the time to eliminate inequalities and heal the injustice undermining the health…


Wider Options September 2020

Published on May 21, 2020

Wider Options is a one year mature adult education programme (morning classes, Monday to Friday) at St. Conleth’s Community College, Station Road, Newbridge, Co. Kildare. It is ideally suited to people who have been in the home for a number of years wishing to return to employment, those in minimum wage jobs looking to progress…


Parish Pastoral Resources

Published on May 9, 2020

To help you to enter into a deeper spiritual communion we have prepared a pastoral pack for those who would like to follow the Mass readings of the days and might…


A Messsage from Fr. Liam

Published on May 9, 2020

It’s early morning, Friday the 8th May and it seems increasingly likely that the Leaving Certificate will be cancelled. It has been a tough time for our…


Make a May Altar at home!

Published on May 1, 2020

Why not make a little ‘May Altar’ in your home or garden. Take a photo and send to [email protected]

We invite you to reconnect with this beautiful tradition. Find a little statue (holy water bottle!) or get the children to draw a picture of Mary, add a candle and a few little flowers! Simple!

It…


Pope Francis Prayer – “We fly to your protection, O Holy Mother of God”

Published on May 1, 2020

In the present tragic situation, when the whole world is prey to suffering and anxiety, we fly to you, Mother of God and our Mother, and seek refuge under your protection.

Virgin Mary, turn your merciful…


May 1st – Queen of the May

Published on May 1, 2020

stand at the door of the church and impart a fond farewell to each person as they left the Church. Lighthearted banter was often mingled with news of a sick relative or some particular worry…


Letter for parents of First Holy Communion Children 2020

Published on April 23, 2020

Dear Parents/ Guardians,
We hope this message finds you all well and we hope you enjoyed the Easter Break, despite the challenging circumstances. It looks increasingly likely, that despite some restrictions being lifted after 5th May, schools may not reopen and large gatherings of people may not be allowed for some time. Taking all…