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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

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

The Secular Franciscan Order (SFO) have prayers at 9.40a.m. in the Franciscan Friary on the 1st Wednesday of every month.


St. Anthony Novena

June 1, 2023

St. Anthony Novena begins on Sunday 4th June and concludes on Tuesday 13th June, the Feast of St. Anthony, at Ennis Friary. The Novena will be led by Fr. David Collins, OFM, Guardian, The Abbey, Galway.
There will be two Masses each weekday at 10.00am and 7.30pm.
On Sunday Mass will be celebrated…

Martina & Margaret’s VHI Women’s Mini Marathon 2023

May 30, 2023

We are taking part in VHI Women’s Mini Marathon 2023.   We’ve chosen to fundraise for Ennis Cathedral Renovation Fund and Samaritans Ennis & Clare. All funds raised will go directly to these great causes. We hope you can help us by donating whatever you can. Simply visit our fundraising page on iDonate.ie (Martina & Margaret’s Mini…

Matt Talbot Prayer Society

May 29, 2023

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 for,…

Silver Jubilee of Fr Paschal Hanrahan

May 19, 2023

On Pentecost Sunday 1998 in the Cathedral of SS Peter & Paul Ennis, Bishop Willie Walsh ordained Paschal Hanrahan to the priesthood for service in the Diocese of Killaloe. Paschal, son of the late Paschal (senior) and Gertie Hanrahan, Gallows Hill, has served in Kilrush and as an army Chaplain. Currently, he is Head Chaplain…

Annual Mass at the Cliffs of Moher

May 18, 2023

The annual Mass at the Cliffs of Moher took place on Thursday 18th May Fr Martin Shanahan, Frs Martin & Tom were joined by Deacon Leonard Cleary.
After Mass Deacon Leonard blessed the four corners of the Cliffs as the congregation remembered and prayed for the one million people who visit the cliffs each…

Killaloe Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes

May 9, 2023

Bishop Fintan will lead the Diocesan pilgrimage to Lourdes from Shannon Airport on Tuesday 27th June, returning Sunday 2nd July. The cost is €809 including flight, airport transfers, full board with three meals a day, and sanctuary levy. For more information and bookings, please contact Joe Walsh Tours on 01-2410800 or email info@joewalshtours.ie.

Darkness into Light 2023

May 6, 2023

The annual Darkness into Light walk took place in ideal weather conditions on Saturday morning 6th May. Starting at 4.15am at the CBS Hall, the walk through the town made its way past the Cathedral as walkers were welcomed with the beautiful tranquil music of Elaine Hogan on the harp. The Cathedral opened at 3.30am…

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Cathedral Choir

June 11 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

They Died on This Day

Fr. Brendan Lawlor
Frankie White
Carmel Ryan
Maureen Barry