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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.


Farewell and Thank You!

July 31, 2021

The coming weeks will see some changes to the parish team as the annual Diocesan appointments come into effect. Change is always difficult for all involved, not just the clergy, but also the faithful who have developed a relationship with the priests who serve in their parish through the years.
Fr. John McGovern and…

Bank Holiday Monday Masses

July 31, 2021

Masses for Bank Holiday Monday will be as normal with the following exceptions:
There will be no 7.40 am Mass in the Cathedral
There will be no 9.30 am Mass in Cloughleigh

Celebration of the Sacrament of Confirmation

July 31, 2021
Following guidance from the Munster Bishops Conference, we are now able to advise that we can celebrate the Sacrament of Confirmation with pupils of Ennis National School on Friday 13th August and on Saturday 21st August with pupils from Gael Scoil. These ceremonies had already been arranged for these dates and will proceed as planned…

Matt Talbot Prayer Society

July 30, 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…

Celebrating with the Poor Clare Sisters in Papua New Guinea

July 25, 2021

In 1971 the Poor Clares in Ennis sent four sisters, along with four Australian sisters, to Aitape, Papua New Guinea, to establish a new foundation. On 26th July they are celebrating 50 years in the Country. Only four sisters are left of the original group, Clare sisters Regina Lewis from O’Brien’s Bridge and Clare Hanrahan…

Good Wishes for Pope Francis

July 9, 2021

We pray for Pope Francis and send our good wishes as he recovers from his recent surgery to treat a colon problem at hospital in Rome,  It is the first time the pope has been admitted to hospital since his election in 2013.

Prayer for Healing for Pope Francis and for All Who Are…

Clerical Changes in the Abbey Cluster 

June 30, 2021

On Wednesday 30th June Bishop Fintan announced Clerical changes for the Diocese of Killaloe. Some of these changes will see new faces in the Abbey Pastoral Area as we say farewell and thanks to Fr. John &  Fr. Dariusz who take up new appointments in other Pastoral Areas. We welcome Fr David Carroll to St.…

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