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Mass Times

SS Peter and Paul Cathedral

Monday - Friday 7.40am, 11.00am, 7.30pm
Saturday 11.00am, 6.30pm
Sunday 8:00am, 9:30am, 11:30am
Church Holidays See current newsletter

Mass is also celebrated in the Poor Clare’s Monastery at 7.45am daily. Worship time for the Church of Ireland in Ennis is on Sunday mornings at 11.30am in St. Columba's Church, Bindon Street, Ennis

St Joseph's Church

Monday – Friday 10.30am
Saturday 10.30am, 7.00pm
Sunday 10am, 11.45am
First Friday 7pm

Christ the King (Críost Rí)

Monday - Friday 9.30am
Sunday 11.00am

Franciscan Friary

Monday to Friday 10.00am followed by Rosary
Tuesday 10.00am (Novena to St. Anthony)
Saturday 10.00am (Our Lady's Devotion)
7.30pm Vigil Mass
Sunday 10.30am

Monthly Meeting of the Secular Franciscan Order (SFO) takes place in the Friary at 10am and in St. Anthony’s Hall at 7pm on 1st Wednesday of each month. Morning meeting includes Mass.


Fr. Ger Nash Appointed as Bishop of Ferns

June 11, 2021

On Friday 11th June, the Feast of the Sacred Heart, Pope Francis appointed Fr. Ger Nash, our Diocesan Secretary and Director of Pastoral Planning, as the new Bishop of Ferns.
Fr. Ger has lived in the Abbey Pastoral area and has given great service to the Diocese.  As he travels across the country to…

Poor Clares Re-Opening

June 10, 2021

The Poor Clare Sisters wish to thank you most sincerely for your understanding and patience during this past lockdown.

We are happy to tell you that we now intend to re-open on a gradual basis, beginning next week, Monday 14th June.

People calling with messages or prayer intentions will be met by a sister at…

Sleeping St. Joseph Statues

June 10, 2021
The Parish Office has acquired a limited supply of statues of the Sleeping St. Joseph. They are available in two sizes at €6.50 and €12.00.

Silver Jubilee of Fr. John’s Ordination

June 8, 2021

We congratulate Fr. John McGovern who celebrates twenty-five years of Priesthood on 8th June.
Ad Multos Annos!

Opening & Blessing of Clare Civil Defence Headquarters

June 8, 2021

The Minister for Defence Mr Simon Coveney TD and Cathaoirleach Mary Howard performed the official opening of the Clare Civil Defence Headquarters on the Quin Road Ennis on Tuesday evening 8th June. Fr Tom and Rev Kevin O’Brien from St Columba’s Church of Ireland blessed the staff, volunteers, and the new facility.

St. Anthony Brief Magazine

June 1, 2021

The latest edition of St Anthony Brief Magazine is available for sale in both the Cathedral and Friary. Your €2 supports the work of the Franciscan Friars and the magazine helps spread devotion to St. Anthony.

Matt Talbot Prayer Society

May 27, 2021

The Matt Talbot Prayer Society has been created to pray for people who are suffering from any form of addiction; to pray for
all those affected by addiction, gambling, pornography to less acknowledged addictions.
To join Matt Talbot Prayer Society, you are invited to enrol the name of the person to be prayed…

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