Weekday Prayer and Mass Broadcasts

The Cathedral will open until 7pm for private prayer but is obliged to close when Mass, Weddings, or Funerals are being celebrated.

From Tuesday to Friday, 27th – 30th October, the Cathedral will be closed during the following Conducted Prayer and Mass times which will be broadcast on our webcam and parish radio link (106.4FM)…

Blessing of Graves

Unfortunately this year it will not be possible to have our annual blessing of graves. Bishop Fintan and the parish team have already visited Drumcliffe Cemetery and blessed the graves. The ceremony will be available on social media on 1st November for you to be able to join in your own personal prayer.

Welcome to Fr. James Michael

We welcome Fr. James Michael to the Diocese of Killaloe. Fr. James will be based in Shannon Parish until the Diocesan changes are announced in 2021. Céad míle fáilte!

Level 5 Restrictions

Level 5 restrictions are now effective all over the country.

During this temporary period of restriction, all our churches will open for private prayer only and our masses will once again be celebrated behind closed doors.

The Cathedral will open from 8am to 7pm for private prayer but is obliged to close when Mass or…

Baptisms, Weddings and Funerals

Due to the current Level 5 status, Baptisms are postponed while the current restrictions remain in place. Weddings and Funerals are temporarily restricted to 25 people only.

St. Anthony Brief

The latest edition of St Anthony’s Magazine is now on sale in both the Friary and the Cathedral. At just €2 your contribution supports the work of the Franciscan Friars.

Religious Gifts

Earlier this year our local Veritas Shop closed and the Friary Mass Office has limited supplies. With the help and support of Bro. Philip, O.F.M. from the Friary, we are delighted to let you know that the parish office has a selection of Religious gifts for sale. Many of these gifts would be ideal for…

Face Coverings in Church

In solidarity with the vast majority of our fellow citizens who actively promote and pursue as safe an environment as possible – in their homes, their places of work and places where they shop or gather, the Diocese of Killaloe now ‘strongly recommends’ the wearing of face coverings in addition to the continuation of…

A Blessing for Your Home

Magnet & House Blessing, €3 each or two for €5

All Proceeds to Cathedral Renovation Appeal



Confessions will take place in the Cathedral Monday to Friday from 7pm to 7.25pm and after 6.30pm vigil Mass on Saturday.
Confessions in the Friary Tuesday to Saturday from 11am to 12 noon.