Information nights

This week there are two information nights being held in Our Lady of the Rosary Church for the parents & guardians of children receiving the sacraments in 2024

Monday 2nd October at 19.00 for the parents / guardians of children for First Communion

Tuesday 3rd October at 19.00 for parents / guardians of children for…

Tradaree Pastoral Area Notice

In the coming weeks and months, it is hoped that the priests of the Tradraee Pastoral Area will begin to “swap pulpits”. This will mean that priests will be celebrating Masses in parishes other than the one they reside in. This initiative will enable priests to get to know the wider Pastoral Area and…

Back to School

As students and staff return to school this week we pray God’s blessing on all who are getting ready to begin a new school year. Hopefully they are well rested and that this new year offers them lots of enriching experiences and positive opportunities.

Loving God, at the beginning of this new school year we…

Leaving Cert Results Prayer

We keep in mind the students and families of our parish who received Leaving Cert results this week. May they never forget that they are worth infinitely more than whatever marks they received. May they be reminded that there are many pathways to achieving our dreams.

New Clare Age Friendly Strategy 2023 – 2027 Survey.

The Clare Age Friendly Programme is in the process of developing a new Clare Age Friendly Strategy 2023 – 2027, that looks at the needs of all older people and what we can do to make County Clare more age friendly into the future. In this regard…

Community Festival 2nd & 3rd Sept and Change of Mass time on 2nd Sept

As a gesture of good will, and in an effort to facilitate this community event, the Saturday Evening Mass on Saturday the 2nd of September will moved to The Wells Church.

Welcome Reverend Vicki Lynch

On Sunday 6th August the Church of Ireland Bishop of Tuam, Limerick, and Killaloe, Rt Revd Michael Burrows, announced the appointment of the Revd Vicki Lynch as Priest in Charge of the Drumcliffe Ennis with Kilnasoolagh Group of Parishes.  The Introduction will take place at St Columba’s Church, Bindon St., Ennis on Friday 8th September…

Local Apostolic Workers say – Thank You

A sincere thank you to all who contributed to our annual Church Gate Collection last weekend. Through your    generosity we raised €1149.30.

The  Apostolic Workers help support the missionary work of the Church through prayer, fundraising and by making and providing vestments and vessels for the Church on the Missions and in areas where the…

Tradaree Pastoral Area Mass Times Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Newmarket on Fergus Parish

Monday 14th    The Wells Church                         19.00

Tuesday 15th    Our Lady of the Rosary              10.00

Shannon Parish

Tuesday 15th    Mary Immaculate Church         10.00

Tuesday 15th    Sts John & Paul Church             19.00

Sixmilebridge Parish

Monday 14th   …

Diocesan Changes 2023

In the Diocesan Changes you will have read: Fr. Michael Collins, Co-PP, VF, Tradaree Pastoral Area, resident in Newmarket on Fergus to be Vicar for Mission and Ministry, while continuing to minister in Tradaree with cover from the Pastoral Area as required. The implications of this appointment coupled with Fr. Michael’s role as Chair of the…