Lá Fhéile Pádraig – Mass Times

Published on March 15, 2022

Masses will be celebrated at the following times on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday of this week.

St John’s Church: 6.00pm Vigil Mass on Wednesday.

St. John’s Church: 8.00am and 11.30am and 7.00pm on Thursday.

Johnswell: 10.00am on Thursday.

Dunmore: 11.00am on Thursday.

Mass on Friday and Saturday will be at 10.30am in St. John’s Church.

First Friday

Published on August 29, 2022

Next Friday is the First Friday of September. The sick and housebound will be visited at the normal times. Please inform the Parish Office or one of the priests if you have a relative or neighbour who would like this service. Those formerly attended by Fr. Lorcan will be visited by Frs. Dan and Raymond.…

Webcam Disruption

Published on August 26, 2022

In spite of our best efforts we are still experiencing disruption to our webcam service.  We continue to work with our suppliers to have the matter rectified.

We apologise for any inconvenience and ask for your patience.

Most Rev Seamus Freeman RIP

Published on August 21, 2022

It is with sadness we announce the death of Most Rev. Seamus Freeman, Bishop Emeritus of
Ossory. Bishop Freeman died at lunchtime on Saturday.

Bishop Freeman was born on 23rd February…

Webcam Problems

Published on August 19, 2022

We are continuing to experience intermittent problems with our webcam service.  We apologise for the disruption of service.  Please bear with us as we try to fix the problem.

Webcam Interruption

Published on August 17, 2022

Due to reasons beyond Parish control the internet is not working at the moment.  We apologise for the interruption in the webcam services.    17th August 2022.

Masses on Monday, 15th August 2022

Published on August 12, 2022

Monday, 15th August is the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary into Heaven.  It is as holy day of obligation.

Masses will be celebrated at St. John’s Church at 8.00am, 11.30am and 7.00pm.

There will be no Mass in Johnswell Church or Dunmore Church.

No 8.00am Mass on Bank Holiday

Published on July 31, 2022
Bank Holiday Monday
Please note there will be no 8.00am Mass at St. John’s Church on Monday, 1st August. We look forward to welcoming you to the 10.30am Mass.  Have a good and safe weekend.

Parish Facebook Page

Published on July 9, 2022

We have launched a new parish Facebook page.  Over the next while we will upload more information and news about our parish community.  Please visit the page and press the ‘Like’ and ‘Follow’ buttons.

The page can be located at

St. Kieran’s Cemetery Mass Cancelled

Published on June 24, 2022

Following advice from weather, technical crew and health and safety personnel we have decided it would be dangerous to proceed as planned with the Annual Mass and Blessing of the Graves at St. Kieran’s Cemetery, Kilkenny this evening.

Consequently, the Mass will now be celebrated at St.…

Webcam is Working Again (Monday)

Published on June 6, 2022

Thankfully our technical support team was able to get our webcam up and  working again this morning.  We apologise for any inconvenience caused over the last few days.