Pope Benedict XVI

"Beauty... is not mere decoration, but rather an essential element of the liturgical action, since it is an attribute of God Himself and His revelation."
(Pope Benedict XVI, Sacramentum Caritatis, 35)

10 December 2017

Mass Notice: 10th December

We regret to announce that due to the bad weather in Kilkenny today there will be no Sunday Mass as usual at 5pm. 

09 December 2017

Low Mass: 10th December - Second Sunday of Advent

               Second Sunday of Advent
                  Sunday 10th December at 5pm
                                 St. Patrick's Church,
                               College Rd., Kilkenny
                    Rosary before Holy Mass at 4.30pm

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01 December 2017

8th December - Annual Candlelight Rosary Procession

The 44th Annual Candlelight Rosary Procession organised by the Fatima Apostolate Kilkenny will leave the Parade, Kilkenny City at 8pm on Friday 8th December. The procession will proceed through the streets of the city to the Black Abbey for Benediction of the Most Blessed Sacrament. Enrolments in the Brown Scapular will also take place after Benediction. Candles will be available at the Parade before the procession begins. All are invited and encouraged to participate in this procession in honour of Our Blessed Mother.

Ave Maria, gratia plena!

26 November 2017

Low Mass: 26th November - 24th Sunday after Pentecost

         Twenty-fourth Sunday after Pentecost
                     Sunday 26th November at 5pm
                                     St. Patrick's Church,
                                   College Rd., Kilkenny
                       Rosary before Holy Mass at 4.30pm

                                                    
The Lord saith: I think thoughts of peace,
and not of affliction: you shall call upon me,
and I will hear you:
and I will bring back your captivity from all places.

18 November 2017

Low Mass: 19th November -

    Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany (resumed)
                          Sunday 19th November at 5pm
                                   St. Patrick's Church,
                                 College Rd., Kilkenny
                      Rosary before Holy Mass at 4.30pm

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Adore God, all ye His angels: Sion heard, and was glad;
and the daughters of Juda rejoiced.
The Lord hath reigned; let the earth rejoice; let the many islands be glad.

                                              

11 November 2017

Low Mass: 12th November - Twenty Third Sunday after Pentecost

           Twenty-Third Sunday after Pentecost
                       Sunday 12th November at 5pm
                                  St. Patrick's Church,
                                College Rd., Kilkenny
                    Rosary before Holy Mass at 4.30pm

Nineth Sunday After Pentecost
The Lord saith: I think thoughts of peace,
and not of affliction: you shall call upon me,
and I will hear you:
and I will bring back your captivity from all places.
                                                    

28 October 2017

Low Mass: 29th October Feast of Christ the King

                              Feast of Christ the King
                            Sunday 29th October at 5pm
                                   St. Patrick's Church,
                                 College Rd., Kilkenny
                      Rosary before Holy Mass at 4.30pm

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Hail Redeemer, King Divine!
                                            

23 September 2017

Low Mass: 24th September - Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost

           Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost
                            Sunday 24th September at 5pm
                                  St. Patrick's Church,
                                College Rd., Kilkenny
                    Rosary before Holy Mass at 4.30pm


Tenth Sunday After Pentecost
Have mercy on me, O Lord,
for I have cried to thee all the day;
for thou, O Lord, art sweet and mild,
 and plenteous in mercy to all that call upon thee.



                                                    

16 September 2017

Low Mass: 17th September - Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost

                  Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost
                           Sunday 17th September at 5pm
                                    St. Patrick's Church,
                                  College Rd., Kilkenny
                     Rosary before Holy Mass at 4.30pm


                                       
Tenth Sunday After Pentecost
Bow down thine ear, O Lord; to me, and hear me:
save thy servant, O my God, that hopeth in thee: 
have mercy on me, O Lord,
for I have cried to thee all the day.

09 September 2017

Low Mass: 10th September - Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost

                Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost
                          Sunday 10th September at 5pm
                                    St. Patrick's Church,
                                  College Rd., Kilkenny
                      Rosary before Holy Mass at 4.30pm

                                        
Tenth Sunday After Pentecost
Behold, O God, our protector,
and look on the face of thy Christ:,
for better is one day, in thy courts above thousands.