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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

Church of St John The Evangelist, Kilkenny

Saturday Vigil 6.00pm
Sunday 8.00am
Monday - Friday 8.00am
Saturday/Bank Holiday 10.30am
Holy Day Masses Vigil 6.00pm

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

Parish Pastoral Council Meeting

February 2 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Fr. Tommy Murphy

Published on: November 15, 2022

The death has taken place of Canon Tommy Murphy PP, Ballyragget and late of the Rower.
Fr Tommy served in this parish for many years and is well remembered here.  He was instrumental in forming O’Loughlin’s GAA club. He was also a founding member of the No Name Club.…

First Friday

Published on: October 29, 2022

Next Friday is the First Friday of November. The sick and housebound will be visited at the usual times. Please inform the Parish Office or one of the priests if you have a relative or neighbour who would like this service.

Feast of All Saints

Published on: October 29, 2022

Tuesday, 1st November 2022 is a holy day.  Masses will be celebrated in St. John’s Church as follows…

Vigil Mass: Monday evening at 6.00pm

Morning Masses: Tuesday at 8.00am and 10.30am

Evening Mass: Tuesday at 7.00pm.

There will be no Mass at 11.30am.  There will be no…

Change of Mass Times on Holy Days

Published on: October 29, 2022

Please note that from 1st November 2022 holy day Mass times at St. John’s Parish will be as follows…

Vigil Mass: 6.00pm

Morning Mass: 8.00am and 10.30am

Evening Mass: 7.00pm

There will be no holy day Masses in Dunmore and Johnswell.


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