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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.


Novena to Our Lady of Lourdes

February 4, 2023

Our Novena prayer card is available free of charge in the Cathedral. For those joining us online the card can be accessed by clicking here

Fr. Michael to Celebrate Mass in Ennis

February 2, 2023

Fr Michael McCaul was ordained on Sunday 29th January 2023 in St. Eugene’s Cathedral, Derry. Fr Michael will celebrate Mass in St. Joseph’s Church, Ennis, at 10.30am on Friday 10th February. Pupils from Ennis CBS, where Fr. Michael was a past pupil, will attend the Mass. After Mass Fr. Michael will give his first Blessing.

St Bridget’s Cross

January 30, 2023

On Wednesday 1st February, we celebrated the feast of St Bridget. St Bridget’s Crosses are available for sale in both the Friary and Parish Offices. €4 each with all the proceeds going to the Cathedral Renovation Appeal Our thanks to all the volunteers who sourced the rushes and those who created the crosses.

Launch of Bishop Fintan’s Book: His Homeward Journey

January 24, 2023

Bishop Fintan’s latest book on the life and ministry of the recently deceased Pope Benedict XVI was launched at the 6.30pm Mass in the Cathedral on Saturday 28th January and the book was available for sale after Mass. Published by Veritas, ‘His Homeward Journey’ is also available for sale at €10 from the Parish Office.

Ukrainian Christmas

January 7, 2023

On Saturday 7th January, the Ukrainian community celebrated the feast of Christmas. We welcome Fr Andyris CssR from the Redemptorist Community in Ukraine who travelled to Ireland from Ukraine at the invitation of the Redemptorist Community Mount St Alphonsus Limerick. Our thanks to Fr Seamus Enright CssR for his help.

Christmas at the Cathedral

December 25, 2022

Large crowds gathered at all masses in the parish on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. At the vigil Mass on Christmas Eve, Bishop Fintan received the Bethlehem Peace Light that Scouts all over the world carried from Bethlehem to their own countries. Alex from the 1st & 4th Clare Scouts presented the light to Bishop…

Commitment to Abstinence

December 20, 2022

Forty two first-year students from Rice College have made a commitment to abstain from alcohol and illicit drugs during their secondary school years. The school supported the students making the commitment with a presentation of certificates. Mr Louis Mulqueen School Principal, and Fr Tom, school Chaplain, presented the certificates at a ceremony in the school…

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