Signs of The Times


The Parish Priest of Durrow, Archdeacon Sean O’Doherty has retired after thirty years of service to the people of Durrow and Cullahill. Bishop Denis Nulty has appointed me to become Administrator of Durrow and Cullahill while still being Parish Priest here in Rathdowney and Errill. I look forward to this new challenge but of…

Alleluia! We are open again for Mass


Following the recent easing of restrictions Churches are allowed to welcome people back to Mass and other religious services. Where churches are large enough more than one pod can be created with a maximum of fifty people in each pod. The church in Rathdowney can accommodate two pods, one of fifty and a smaller…

New Facility for paying Parish and Priest Contributions

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…

Rathdowney Featured by Catholic Ireland

Follow this link to a feature on Rathdowney published on the website