Penitential Service – 22nd March, 2023

A Penitential Service followed by confession will take place on Wednesday 22nd March at 7:30pm in the Church of the Assumption, Piltown.

Daffodil Day Friday March 24

Don’t forget this coming Friday is “Daffodil Day”.

Volunteers will be at Centra from early morning and at all centers of activity in Carrick and Watetford.


Sacrament of Confirmation

The Sacrament of Confirmation will take place in the Parish on Sunday, 26th March at 11am for pupils from Piltown, Owning & Templeorum schools.

St Patrick’s Day Masses-March 16th/17th 2023


Vigil Mass: Thursday, 16th,  evening at 6 pm


St Patrick’s day Friday : 10 am


Owning House Retirement Village

A Daily Rosary and Liturgy of Communion takes place each morning at 10am in the Church at Owning House Retirement Village.

All are Welcome to attend.


Items for the Newsletter 11.03.23

Items for the Parish Newsletter should be submitted by e-mail to prior to 7pm on Wednesday of each week to ensure inclusion in the Parish Newsletter the following Sunday.

Late items will be published on the web but will not be included in the printed format of the newsletter.

Church Collection for Victims of the Syria/Turkey Earthquake

The Collection at church masses recently amounted to €3,000. Many thanks to all who contributed to this worthy cause.

Anniversaries March 18th and 19th 2023

Catherine Brogan

Dick Fahey and deceased members of the Fahey Family, Kilmanahan

Anthony Jacob, Jamestown

Seàn Knox Banagher

John and Kitty Martin, Three Bridges

Imelda Norris

John O’Dwyer, Ballinacronny

Jeff Phelan

Bernie Power, High Road

May they Rest in Peace.

Months mind-March 18th and 19th 2023

Mary Burrows

Jim Coffey

May they Rest in Peace.

Pilgrimage to Knock 29th/30th July 2023

The Pastoral area of Kilmacow, Templeorum and Mooncoin pilgrimage to Knock will take place on July 29th & 30th,2023. The cost including coach, B&B and Dinner is €125 pps, Single supplement is an extra €15.

For further information contact:

John on (087) 9292005 or Bridget on (086) 8650006