Courage, do not be afraid Courage, do not be afraid
His face shone like His face shone like
He who humbles himself He who humbles himself
I have come to bring fire I have come to bring fire
The way you think is not God's way The way you think is not God's way
Truly you are the son of God Truly you are the son of God
Come away to a lonely place Come away to a lonely place
He who comes to me He who comes to me
Jesus summoned Jesus summoned
They would not accept They would not accept
Imagine a sower Imagine a sower
Listen anyone Listen anyone
Rest for a while Rest for a while
You are Peter You are Peter
Who is my neighbour Who is my neighbour
Go out to the whole world Go out to the whole world
Receive the Holy Spirit Receive the Holy Spirit
The Lord is my shepherd The Lord is my shepherd
Peace be with you Peace be with you
Breaking of Bread Breaking of Bread
Love one another Love one another
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Welcome To Templeorum Parish Co. Kilkenny

Welcome to Templeorum Parish situated in the heartland of south Kilkenny, Diocese of Ossory.

We extend a warm céad míle fáilte to all our parishoners who attend our three churches at Templeorum, Piltown and Owning. We hope you will find Templeorum Parish warm welcoming parish.

In particular we extend an open invitation to all our new parishoners and especially the youth of our parish.

Mass Times

Church of the Assumption, Piltown

Saturday (Vigil) 6:00pm
Wednesday - Friday 10:00am

Church of the Assumption, Templeorum

Every second Sunday 10:00 am

Church of the Assumption, Owning

Every second Sunday 10:00 am


St. Mary’s Cathedral, Kilkenny – Launch of Interactive Tour

September 21, 2023

By means of QR codes visitors can interact with and learn about the fascinating history of this wonderful building. Built by the people of Kilkenny in the 1840s it has a rich legacy of sacred art, design and prayer. The tour is available all year round and a daily pass costs just €5.

Jackie Coffey RIP. Turkstown, Piltown.

September 15, 2023

Jackie Coffey, Camberley, Surrey, England & Late of Turkstown, Piltown.


Predeceased by his parents William and Mary, brother Patsy. Survived by his loving wife Grace, son Stephen, daughters Julie and Becky, brothers Liam and Terence, sisters Tess, Cora and Carmel, sons-in-law Martin and Joe, Stephen’s partner Jane, grandchildren, great granddaughter , nieces, nephews, relatives…

General Information

September 10, 2023

Iverk Show

On behalf of the Chairman, President and show committee we would like to thank everyone for their support for the 2023 Show. The Show was once again a great success. Every one of you play your part, big or small. Without it the event could not have kept going for 197 years. Your…

Bill Slockett RIP. Owning, Piltown, Co.Kilkenny

August 31, 2023



Formerly of Coventry, England.

Predeceased by his son Nigel, deeply regretted by his loving wife Nellie, sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.


May Bill rest in peace.


Bill will be reposing at Walsh’s Funeral Home, Carrick-on-Suir on Monday, the 28th August, from 5pm to 6.30pm. Bill will be arriving at Owning Church…


July 1, 2023


Sunday, 3rd September: Owning Church

Sunday, 10th September: Templeorum Church

Sunday, 17th September: Owning Church

Sunday, 24th September: Templeorum Church

Sunday, 1st October: Owning Church

Sunday, 8th October: Templeorum Church

Sunday, 15th October: Owning Church

Sunday, 22nd October: Templeorum Church

Sunday, 29th October: Owning Church

Sunday, 5th November: Templeorum Church

Sunday, 12th November: Owning…

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