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Compassion Compassion
Hozanna Hozanna
His face shone like His face shone like
Truly you are the son of God Truly you are the son of God
You are Peter You are Peter
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


Pilgrimage to Lough Derg

April 26, 2024

The Pilgrimage to Lough Derg will take place from Friday, June 28th       to Monday July 1st, 2024. For further details and information, please contact: Phyllis Purcell on 087-6722991.



March 25, 2024

Knock National Pilgrimage 2024 is Sunday 14th April from 10:30am to 5:30pm.

9:45-10:45am: Arrival and Welcome

11:00-14:30: Confessions

11:00-12:00: Guided Adoration (Fr. Patrick Cahill)

11:45-12:45: Children of the Eucharist.

12:00-13:00: Lunch (Bring your own)

13:00-14:30: Keynote address for the Pilgrimage at the Basilica. “Behold the Lamb”-Fr. Brendan Walsh.

15:00-17:00: Mass in the Basilica. Most Rev Thomas…


March 25, 2024

In July 2023 Bishop Niall established a working group to consider the form of Diocesan Pastoral Council that would best serve the Diocese at this time.  The group met several times and consulted widely with other dioceses and pastoral advisers as to best practice. The group submitted proposals to Bishop Niall at the end of August.…

We Remember in Our Prayers at this time…

March 16, 2024

We remember in our prayers at this time,

people of the parish, those who have passed away in our community,

our beloved family members and friends

and all those who need our prayers at this time



Child Safeguarding Contact Information

February 9, 2024

If you have a child or vulnerable adult safeguarding concern or wish to raise a matter from the past you may contact:

Ms Ailish Higgins                             Mr Cathal Cullen/Ms Rose Brophy

Director of Safeguarding                    Deputy Designated Liaison Person(s)

Designated Liaison Person     or        Phone: 056-7752448/087-3314330

Phone: 085-8021633                          Email: ddlp@ossory.ie

Email: ddlp@ossory.ie

Towards Healing is a counselling and…

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