Welcome to our Parish

The people of our 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

The Most Holy Rosary, Abbeyleix

Saturday 5pm
Sunday 11am
Tues, Thurs, Fri 10am

St. Patrick’s Church, Ballyroan

Sunday 9.30am
Wed 10am

Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.

Notices

CHRISTMAS MASS SCHEDULE 2021

December 3, 2021

Christmas Eve 24/12/2021

Abbeyleix    2pm, 4pm & 6pm

Ballyroan    7.30pm

 

Christmas Day 25/12/2021

Abbeyleix     8.30am & 11am

Ballyroan    9.30am

 

St. Stephens Day 26/12/2021

Abbeyleix       11am

Ballyroan       9.30am

 

Monday 27th – Wednesday 29th December – NO MASS

Thursday 30/12/2021 …

Public Mass Cancelled

March 13, 2020

ALL PUBLIC MASSES ARE CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE AS A RESULT OF THE CORONAVIRUS.  FR.PADDY ASSURES YOU OF HIS PRAYERS AND WILL CELEBRATE MASS IN PRIVATE WHERE HE WILL REMEMBER US ALL IN PRAYER..

Sacrament of Reconciliation

March 6, 2020

Every Saturday from 5pm to 5.45pm in the Church of the Most Holy Rosary, Abbeyleix and also, on Saturday mornings from 10.30am to 12noon in Portlaoise Parish.

Stations of the Cross Ballyroan

March 6, 2020

Stations of the Cross will take place Friday nights at 7.30pm in St. Patricks Church for the season of Lent.

Trocaire Boxes

February 27, 2020

Trocaire boxes available as we begin the season of lent, it is customary to remember those less fortunate.

Catholic Schools Week 2020

February 4, 2020

The past week has been a very eventful one where wonderful celebrations took place in our catholic schools in Abbeyleix & Ballyroan. Ethos, is something that is felt and permeates itself throughout the entire school community. Catholic ethos at its heart is about inclusivity, diversity and the respect of the entire human person. A sincere…

Happy St. Brigid’s Day 2020 – Brigid Brings The Spring!

February 1, 2020

February is a most hopeful month. We have just celebrated St. Brigid’s Day. A day which brings great hope. St. Brigid brings with her a story of compassion, generosity, healing and renewal. These early February days mark the beginning of Spring. Yes, it may still feel cold but already brighter evenings, emerging green shoots and…

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