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.

Congratulations all round!

Published on June 30, 2017

Many congrats to the Dicksboro U14 boys on winning the Div. 5 Feile Peil na nÓg Feile competition last weekend with a thrilling 1-12 to 2-04final win over Buttevant, Co. Cork in Castleblayney, Co. Monaghan.

This makes it a brilliant double for the Palmerstown lads as they won the Div 1 hurling Feile the previous…

Book of Condolence – Manchester

Published on May 25, 2017

A Book of Condolence is open in the Porch of St John’s Church for anyone who may wish to sign, say a prayer and light a candle for the victims and all touched by the barbaric attack in Manchester last Monday Night.