St. Canice's Church, Kilkenny St. Canice's Church, Kilkenny
St. Canice's Church, Kilkenny St. Canice's Church, Kilkenny
St. Canice's Church - In the Past St. Canice's Church - In the Past


“Stay and watch with me.”
Your words, Lord, to the disciples
before your suffering and death.
I know, Lord, You will stay and watch over me
all the days of my life.

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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 Canice's Church

Monday to Friday 9:10am
Saturday 7:30pm
Sunday 9:30am, 10:30am, 11:30am
Confession Saturday 7:00pm or by appointment

Weekly Notices

Easter at St. Canice’s

March 26, 2018

Holy Week Celebrations in St. Canice’s

Holy Thursday 7.30pm: Mass of the Lord’s Supper
Good Friday 3.00pm : Celebration of the Lord’s Passion
7.30pm : Stations of the Cross
Holy Saturday 7.30pm : Easter Vigil

Easter Sunday Masses at 9.30am, 10.30am, 11.30am

Mass of Chrism

March 23, 2018

Our Diocese celebrates the Mass of Chrism in St. Mary’s Cathedral each year during Holy Week. The Chrism Mass is one of the most important celebrations of the liturgical year during which the oils of the sick used for Anointing, Chrism used for Baptisms, Confirmations and Ordinations, and Catechumens which will also be used at…

Episcopal Ordination

March 9, 2018

Episcopal Ordination of Monsignor Farrell
The Celebration of the Ordination of Monsignor Farrell will be broadcast live on the Diocesan website and the website of St Mary’s Cathedral this weekend. It will also be available live on Community Radio Kilkenny City at 88.7fm.

Service of Prayer for Christian Unity

January 22, 2018

We will pray together on Thursday, 25th January at 7.30pm.
The preacher will be Dean Katherine Poulton of St. Canice’s Cathedral.
We welcome all to pray in the spirit of Jesus “that all may be one”.

St. Canice’s Church Renovation

January 12, 2018

During the past week I was looking after the opening of the church. It was lovely to sit in the church in the early morning to pray and to enjoy the silence at the beginning of the new day. During that time I was giving thanks to the Lord for the great work which has…

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Upcoming Events

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