Contacts

Parish Office

Parish Office
Ennis Cathedral Parish Office
O’Connell Street
Ennis


Tel: 065 682 4043
Fax: 065 684 2541
Email: info@ennisparish.com

Office Opening Hours: 9.30am to 1.00pm, and 2.00pm to 5.00pm Monday to Friday.

Services available from the Parish Office :

– Assisting the public with their enquiries
– Weekly publication of the Parish Newsletter
– Issuing of all baptismal/confirmation & marriage certificates from Parish Registers
– Booking of Baptisms & Marriages
– Booking of Anniversary Masses / Intention Masses
– Arranging of Funerals
– Genealogy

To obtain Baptism, Confirmation and Marriage Certificates, please contact the Parish Office. Information needed: the person’s name & address and the purpose for which the certificate is required. Enclose a fee of €5 plus S.A.E. for baptismal cert. Please give names of parents (including mother’s maiden name) and date of birth and baptism. For marriage certificates: please indicate names of both parties & date of marriage

Sr. Ann Boland

Sr. Ann Boland
7 Woodlands,
Kilrush Rd,
Ennis
Tel: 065 684 4742
Fax: 065 684 1999

Born in the parish of Mullagh in West Clare; educated in Cloonadrum National School and St. Joseph’s Juniorate in Newmarket, Co. Cork. In 1950, went to Australia to join the Sisters of St. Joseph.Having completed notitiate and professional training, was professed on the 6th January, 1954 and was missioned to West Australia. For the next forty-four years, was involved in various forms of ministry. Returned to Ireland in 1999 and now based in Ennis.

Ministry: Bereavement; Baptismal; Visitation;Sacramental Confirmation programme for Ennis National School & Gaelscoil Students; Refugee Support Group-Solas; Right of Catholic Initiation of Adults (RCIA).

Sr. Betty Curtin

Sr. Betty Curtin
6A Watery Rd,
Ennis
Tel: 065 686 8542
Mobile: 086 371 5018

Betty is a member of the Sisters of St. Joseph. A native of Banteer in North Cork. Sister Betty has worked all of her Religious life outside of Ireland, both in Australia and Peru.

Areas Covered: Station Road, Station Court, Station View, Ardnagreine, Connolly Villas, Ardlea Road, Ardlea Close,
Cathedral Court, St. Michael’s Villas, St. Michael’s Villas, St. Flannan’s Tce, Castlewood Park,Hazelwood, College Park, College Park, Tobartaoscain, Creggaun, Carraig Dubh, Dún An Rí, Honeywell, Ard Aoibhinn, Clare Road, Abbey Court, Westfields, Hawthowns, Bramble Lane, College View, St. Flannan’s Drive, College Green, Iniscarraig, Springfield, Riverside

Fr Tom Ryan, P.P.

Fr Tom Ryan, P.P.

Presbytery

O’Connell St,
Ennis
Tel: 065 682 4043
Mobile: 087 234 9816
Email: tfryan.ennis@eircom.net

Areas covered: Fergus Manor, Clonroad, French Park, Friar’s Close, Clonroad, Meadow Court, Greendale, Park Avenue, O’Connell Street, Clare Road, Greenpark, St. Patrick’s Tce, Dalcassian Avenue, Limerick Road, Turnpike Road, Turnpike Drive, Dalcassian Park, McNamara Park, Collins Park/Gallows Hill, Glengardens, Clonroadbeg, Linnane Terrace, Kilrush Road, Avondale, Maiville, Phoenix Court, Cahercalla Estate, Cahercalla Heights, Woodlands, Woodhaven, Rockmount, Rockmount Manor, Rockmount Grove, Ballybeg, Silvergrove

Fr. John Mc Govern

Fr. John Mc Govern
Tel: 065 682 2166

A native of Lissycasey, ordained to the Priesthood in 1996. He served in O’ Callaghans Mills, Birr, Toomevara, Clarecastle. He joined the Ennis team in September 2009.

Areas Covered: Sandfield, Highfield, Mountain View, College Road, Steels Tce, Marian Avenue, Rosanore, Gort Road, Gort Na Rí, Ivy Hill, Fernhill, Elm Park, Pine Grove, Glenina, Fioruisce, The Green, Lifford Road, New Road, Fergus Park, Tulla Road, Castlelawn, Fergus Lawn, Lifford Road, Kincora Park, St. Senan’s, Road, Glenoir, Shannon Park, Kevin Barry Ave, Corrovorrin/Tulla Road, Francis Street. Park Row, Clonroad, Hazel Lane, Oakwood Drive

Fr. Ger Fitzgerald

Fr. Ger Fitzgerald
Tel: 065 679 7489
Mobile: 085 210 5450
Email: fitz.ger@gmail.com

Native of Castleconnell, Co. Limerick.He began his studies for the Priesthood in 2005 in Maynooth. After two years of Philosophy, and a Bachelor of Divinity, he did a Pastoral Theology course and a course in clinical Pastoral Education and was ordained on 19th June 2011. Ennis is his first appointment.

Areas covered: Ard na Gaoithe, Golf Links Road,Morrissey Avenue, Childers Road, Gordon Drive, Davitt Tce, Considine Road, John Paul Avenue, Pearse Avenue, Shallee Drive, Wood Grove, Cloughleigh Road, Cusack Road, Victoria Court, Brookville, Dún na hInse, Bishop’s Court/Westbourne Court, Oak Park, Willow Park, Drumcliff Road, Glassan, Dromard,, Lenabeag Shanaway Road/Gleann na Coille, Kilnacally, Kilquane/Woodstock, Woodview,
Ros na Rí, Woodlawn, Inishgrove, Loughville, Drumcaurin/Fountain, Claureen, Shanballa, Garran Na Coille, Tobarkeel, Drumcliffe Road.

Fr. Dariusz Plasek

Fr. Dariusz Plasek
Tel: 065 682 4043
Fax: 065 684 2541
Email: parafiaennis@gmail.com

Fr. Dariusz Plasek, is in residence at Cathedral House and will provide Pastoral Care and celebrate Holy Mass for the Polish communities in the larger towns, in the diocese of Killaloe.

Polish Community Website: www.polskieduszpasterstwo.wordpress.com

Areas Covered:Abbey Street, Bindon Street, Parnell Street/High Street, Cornmarket Street, Parnell Court, Carmody Street, Buttermarket, Aherns Tce, Summerhill, Market Street, Barrack Street/Court, Cooper’s Place, Considine Tce, McHugh Villas, Waterpark View, Waterpark Height/Stone Court, Ard Carraig/Drumbiggle Drive, Clancy Park, Showground Road, Cahercalla Road, Cuan an Chláir, Willsgrove, Hermitage, Orchard Lane, Circular Road, Golf Links Road/Showgrounds View, Beechpark,
Beechpark, Westwood, Pairc Na Coille

Fr. Pat Taaffe

Fr. Pat Taaffe
Station Road,
Ennis
Tel: 065 689 1983
Fax: 065 684 2541
Email: info@ennisparish.com

He served in Ennis for 17 years from 1973 to 1990 & was Administrator for 2 years. He is a native of Tubber and was ordained to Priesthood in 1956. His first 5 years of ministry were working in Florida. On his return in 1961, he was appointed to Doonbeg Parish where he remained until coming to Ennis in 1973.