Welcome to our Parish

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.

Mass Times

Most Holy Trinity, Rathdowney

Mon to Fri 10 am
Mass
Mon - Fri 5.30 pm
Rosary
Saturday 8.30 pm
Live Stream
Sunday 11.00 am
Live Stream

Our Lady Queen of the Universe, Errill

Saturday 8.30pm
No public Masses - Livestream

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Notices

Weekly Concert

July 27, 2020

Our weekly concert this week on Tuesday at 1 pm features Fr Liam Lawton and friends. Fr Liam is no stranger to Rathdowney having entertained us several times over the past few years in our Christmas Concerts. You can view the concert live on the webcam at www.rathdowneyparish.ie  and we hope to have it available…

I’m Missing You

May 29, 2020

I’m missing You !!

Since our churches have been closed for daily and weekend masses over the last few months literally hundreds of you have responded to my invitation to send in pictures of yourselves, your family and your loved ones. Those pictures have been enlarged and laminated and are now filling the pews of…

New Facility for paying Parish and Priest Contributions

May 15, 2020

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…

Our Churches Are Opening Again

May 12, 2020

Our Churches are opening again
As we begin the process of returning to some kind of normality in these days both of our churches in Rathdowney and Errill will reopen in the coming week. It is unlikely that we will be able to have weekend or daily masses until later in the summer but…

Our Congregation

April 18, 2020

Updated on Friday 14th May. Are you there yet?

Follow this link to see a video of all the photographs we have placed on the pews in the church.

If we haven’t already got you please send your photo to [email protected] and we would be happy to give you a seat!

https://vimeo.com/409244371

Rathdowney Featured by Catholic Ireland

April 16, 2020

Follow this link to a feature on Rathdowney published on the catholicireland.net website

https://www.catholicireland.net/laois-parish-offers-concerts-and-liturgies-via-webcam/

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