Notices

Enrolment for Scoil an Chlochair Kilbeggan

Enrolment for Scoil an Chlochair Kilbeggan

 

Enrolment for children wishing to start school in September 2022 will take place from

 Monday 17th January to Monday 31st January 2022.

Please email the school:office@kilbeggannationalschool.com to request an application form or download from our website kilbeggannationalschool.com

Forms…


PARISH PASTORAL COUNCIL — ENERGY FOR THE FUTURE

A NEW PARISH PASTORAL COUNCIL (PPC)

What is a Parish Pastoral Council . A Parish Pastoral Council (PPC) is…


CHRISTMAS THANKS

Thanks to the  sacristans,  to  the choirs, leaders, and organists,  printing the bulletin, to all who were involved in sanitising the churches between all the Masses along with the Ministers of Word and Eucharist they all made it possible for us to have public Masses during these difficult times.  Thanks to all who cooperated in…


ALPHA AND OMEGA WINDOWS IN ST. JAMES’ CHURCH

The recently published Gazetteer of Irish Stained Glass contains the work of Murphy-Devitt Studios. The Murphy-Devitt Studios archive is in the National Irish Visual Art Library in Dublin. Attached  is a sketch from Murphy and Devitt Studios which we were alerted to by the Studio. We were able to send photos of the completed work.…


CONFIRMATION AND FIRST HOLY COMMUNION 2022

Confirmation is In the Cathedral of Christ the King, Mullingar February 8th.

First Holy Communion in Kilbeggan                                      Saturday 7th May 11 a.m.

First Holy Communion in Rahugh                     …


Blessed Charles de Foucauld, to be made a Saint 15th of May 2022

Blessed Charles de Foucauld, born in 1858, was a French aristocrat and religious, whose work and writings led to the founding of the Congregation of the Little Brothers of Jesus. During his adventurous life, he was a Cavalry Officer in the French Army, and then an explorer and geographer before becoming a Catholic priest and hermit…


Pope’s Intention for November

Pope’s November prayer intention: For those who suffer from depression

Pope Francis releases his prayer intention for the month of November, and invites everyone to pray for and be near those who suffer from exhaustion, burn-out, and depression.
See video clip here

CHARITY SHOP

Parish Charity Shop  New Clothing going on display this week. Change of Season ! There is a wide selection of men’s clothing.  we have many Christmas gifts a great prices Opening hours: Tuesday  – Friday 10am – 5pm. Saturday: 10am – 1pm.   Thanks to all the ladies in the shop


Return to Mass: New Times for Masses and Confessions

New Times for Masses and Confessions

Due to the relaxation of Government restrictions we will have some changes to Mass times and to seating in the Church.  The new regulation is that the Church can be half full . To facilitate this we will take down the tapes on seats and people can  choose their…


Pope Francis call for Prayer in Afghanistan

After the Angelus the Holy Father last Sunday Pope Francis called on us to Pray and Fast and do Penance for peace. 

“Dear brothers and sisters, with great concern I am following the situation in Afghanistan, and I take part in the suffering of those who are grieving for the persons who lost their…