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God, our Father,
We are brothers and sisters in Jesus your Son, One family, in the Spirit of your love.

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Welcome to our Parish in The Diocese of Ossory

The people of St John's Parish show a great pride in our Churches and parish and we hope to continue the excellent work of our predecessors and the various organisations and committees within the parish.

If you contribute to the life of the parish by attending Mass and other celebrations, give your time and talents as a volunteer in one of the many lay ministries and/or provide financial support. We would like to offer our sincere thanks and encourage you to continue to be part of our parish family as it grows and develops.

Mass Times

St John's

Church of St John The Evangelist, Kilkenny

Saturday Vigil 6.00pm
Sunday 8.00am
Monday - Friday 8.00am
Holy Day Masses As on a Sunday

Church of Most Holy Trinity, Dunmore

Sunday 11.00am
Christmas Day & Patrick's Day Mass at Sunday time.

Church of John The Baptist, Johnswell

Sunday 10.00am
Christmas Day & Patrick's Day Mass at Sunday time.

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.


Christmas Mass Schedule

Published on: December 14, 2019

Please note that, because of large mass attendances, it is felt necessary to revert to the ‘old’ schedule for Christmas (i.e. the 6.30; 10.30 & 12.00)

Christmas Eve:  6.30pm St John’s, 7.00pm Dunmore, 8.00pm Johnswell, 9.00pm St John’s.

Christmas Day: 8.00am St John’s, 10.30am St John’s, 12.00 noon St John’s, 10.00am Johnswell, 11.00am Dunmore.


Easter Blessings to all our Parishioners and Visitors

Published on: April 20, 2019

Thanks to everyone who joined in the Holy Week Ceremonies this year. We also thank all those who helped, or organised, or actively participated in them – in front or behind the scenes. It’s truly very much appreciated.


Holy Week & Easter in our Parish

Published on: April 17, 2019

WEDNESDAY – 17th April    Mass of the Chrism, St Mary’s   7.30 p.m.           

HOLY THURSDAY – 18th             (No morning Masses)
Mass of the Lord’s Supper (Family)    4.00 p.m.
Mass of the Lord’s Supper                    7.30 p.m.

Stations of the Cross, St John’s 12.00 noon
Confessions, St…

Happy New Year

Published on: January 5, 2019

Dear Parishioners, may you enjoy the blessings of this sacred time and throughout the coming New Year 2019.

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