Notices

Public Mass Cancelled

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

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

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


Trocaire Boxes

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


Catholic Schools Week 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 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…


St Vincent de Paul Annual Collection

The Annual Collection for St Vincent de Paul will take place in Parish Churches in Abbeyleix & Ballyroan over the weekend of the 14th & 15th of December. Your support is greatly appreciated.


Parish Collection

The Basket and Envelope Collections for weekend Mass on November 16th and 17th amounted to €2020.
Sincere thanks to all who contributed.


Christmas Mass Bouquet!

Christmas Mass Bouquets personalised to Abbeyleix & Ballyroan Parish are now available in our Parish Office for €5!
They are an ideal Christmas gift.


In November We Remember

Bereavement Mass Abbeyleix: Monday 4th November at 7:30pm

Those who died in our Parish during the year and their families will be remembered at our Mass on the 4th of November. A family member will be invited to light a candle in their memory. If we have a photo of the deceased it…