Statement from Nenagh Parish Pastoral Council – Fr Des Hillery

It is with a heavy heart that we learn today that Fr Des Hillery will be leaving Nenagh after ten great years as our Parish Priest/Co-PP. The 2022 Killaloe Diocesan appointments this afternoon, stated that “Fr. Pat Gilbert, returning from leave of absence will be Co-PP in Odhrán Pastoral area and VF and to resideContinue reading “Statement from Nenagh Parish Pastoral Council – Fr Des Hillery”

Communion and Confirmation

Congratulations to all our young people in the CBS, Convent of Mercy and Gaelscoil who celebrated their Communion for the First Time and to the young people in the CBS and Convent of Mercy who celebrated the Sacrament of Confirmation recently. A word of appreciation to the principals, teachers and all the staff in theContinue reading “Communion and Confirmation”

Holy Week 2022

Holy Week April 2022        Nenagh Parish (Please note: St. Mary of the Rosary church unless stated otherwise) Palm Sunday 10th               Sunday Schedule                                                 Reconciliation Service @ 4.30pm Wednesday13th                 Chrism Mass& Commissioning of New Ministers in the Cathedral in Ennis @ 7.30pm HolyThursday14th Morning Prayer @ 10am                                                 Celebration of the Lord’s Supper @ 7pmContinue reading “Holy Week 2022”

Odhran Pastoral Area Changes – A Statement from Fr Des Hillery

In light of the recent announcement by Bishop Fintan of the diocesan changes and the significance for Odhran Pastoral Area, we as a group of parishes are being asked to adapt to the ever-changing challenges facing us. The priests of Odhran Pastoral Area met and discussed the current situation. The decision of the meeting wasContinue reading “Odhran Pastoral Area Changes – A Statement from Fr Des Hillery”

Fr Ger Jones Appointed Killaloe Diocesan Secretary

We offer warmest congratulations to our dear friend Fr Ger Jones, Co-PP, Odhrán Pastoral Area, currently resident in Portroe on his appointment as the next Killaloe Diocesan Secretary and Co-PP, Abbey Pastoral Area and resident in Cloughleigh. Ger commenced his studies for the priesthood at St Patrick’s College, Maynooth in September 2004 and transferred toContinue reading “Fr Ger Jones Appointed Killaloe Diocesan Secretary”

Pope Francis Appoints Friend of Nenagh Parish as Bishop of Ferns

Fr Ger Nash, Director of Pastoral Development for the Diocese of Killaloe and a long-time friend of Nenagh Parish, has been appointed Bishop of the Diocese of Ferns by Pope Francis. According to the Catholic Communications Office, Gerard Nash was born on 27 February 1959 at Glandree in the parish of Tulla, Co Clare.  HisContinue reading “Pope Francis Appoints Friend of Nenagh Parish as Bishop of Ferns”

Return to Worship in Person – The Schedule

The schedule for the Return to Worship in Nenagh Parish has been finalised, but as with everything, you may expect to see a few alterations as the weeks go on. In the meantime we would ask you to remember the following: The 50-person maximum admission remains in place so please cooperate with the Volunteer StewardsContinue reading “Return to Worship in Person – The Schedule”