Welcome to Rathdowney Parish Website! We want to make our parish website an interesting and worthwhile location for both parishioners and visitors to keep up to date with what’s happening in our parish. We hope that all parish and community groups will see it as a useful resource for sharing information with people.
Please feel free to contact us if you have something which you think we should include. We welcome your feedback.
There are no upcoming events at this time.
Local Cemetery Friday 17th September at 6.30pm
Bealady Friday 24th September at 6.30pm
Errill Wednesday 29th September at 6.30pm
Friday 1st October Mass in Grogan at 7 pm which will be celebrated by Bishop Martin Hayes, Bishop of Kilmore Diocese. This is the Mass for those buried in our closed cemeteries.
Errill – Sunday 12th September
Rathdowney – Sunday 19th September
Errill – Sunday 26th September
Rathdowney- Saturday 2nd October
In order to access the Livestream from Errill you need to have a Facebook account. Just click on the link on the right ‘Errill Live Stream’ on Saturdays from 8.15 to see our Vigil Mass live.
New Weekend Mass schedule for
Rathdowney and Durrow Parishes
Archdeacon Sean Doherty will retire as Parish Priest of Durrow on the weekend of August 28th/29th 2021. Fr. Martin Delaney PP Rathdowney will become the Administrator of Durrow parish in addition to his duties in Rathdowney. Fr. Tom McGree CC will continue to minister in…
New facility for paying Parish and Priest Contributions
Many charities and Church communities have seen a dramatic drop off in their contributions during these months of Covid-19 related restrictions. It seems unlikely that we will be able to have regular public celebrations of Mass for some months and even then the restrictions posed by…
Follow this link to a feature on Rathdowney published on the catholicireland.net website