Episcopal Ordination

Published on 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

Published on 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

Published on 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…

Christmas Mass Times

Published on December 22, 2017


Sunday 24th Christmas Eve :   6.00pm Children’s Mass

8.00pm Vigil Mass

Monday 25th Christmas Day:  9.30am, 10.30am & 11.30am

Christmas Week Daily Masses at

St. Canice’s Christmas Carol Service

Published on December 18, 2017


 Featuring the combined Choirs of St. Canice’s Parish and Sospiro Male Voice Choir on Thursday, 21st December  at 7.30pm in St. Canice’s Church.

Rehearsals for Parish Carol Service on Tuesday at 7.30pm


St. Vincent DePaul Annual Christmas Collection

Published on December 13, 2017

The Annual Christmas collection will be taken up at all Masses this weekend. We appreciate the difficulties families have at this time and ask you to again help out with your generosity. Thank you for your kindness.

Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor R.I.P.

Published on September 8, 2017

Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor, has died in London.
We remember his visit here to St. Canice’s two years ago.

We give thanks for his faithful ministry and his joyful, deep and humble faith. May he delight in the presence of the Lord.

Father Lawrence leaves us..

Published on September 8, 2017

Father Lawrence leaves us on Friday 15th Sept. to return to his Seminary duties in Nigeria.

We wish him bon voyage and thank him for his ministry here during the Summer.

Child Minder Required

Published on September 5, 2017

Wanted – Child Minder, 4 Days per Week, in children’s own home, Greenshill.

Contact 087 9622150

Summer Time

Published on June 30, 2017

There will not be weekly Newsletters until September.

Deaths and Anniversary notices will appear on the Parish Missallettes.