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Bagenalstown Parish is situated in the beautiful Barrow Valley in the county of Carlow, Ireland.

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Loving God

We pray for the people of Ukraine, for all those suffering or afraid, that you will be close to them and protect them.

Mass Times

St Andrew’s Church, Bagenalstown

Masses at St. Andrew’s Church may be viewed via webcam

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Saturday Vigil 6.00pm
Sunday 8.00am, 11.30am and 7.30pm
Monday to Saturday 10.00am (Bank Holiday 10am)

St. Patrick’s Church, Newtown

Sunday 9.00 am
First Friday 7.00pm
Holy Days 7.00pm

St. Lazarian’s Church, Ballinkillen

Sunday 10.00am
First Friday 8.00pm
Holy Days 8.00pm


Yearbook 2023

July 14, 2023

Be of good cheer the Parish Yearbook is back to provide yet another Christmas treat.  If you would like to have your story, article, club, association or school news considered for inclusion, please email to bagenalstownyearbook@gmail.com no later than 1 October 2023. Photographs should be sent as jpegs. We look forward to hearing from you. Any queries…

ACCORD Marriage Preparation Facilitators

July 14, 2023

Accord is  recruiting volunteers to train as marriage preparation facilitators.  Marriage facilitators are part of a team that prepare couples for the sacrament of  marriage. Couples find our courses fun, engaging and very relevant, while facilitators gain valuable life skills.  If you are interested, we would be  delighted to hear from you.  Please  contact marriagepreparation@accord.ie…

Visit to the Housebound

May 5, 2023

Visit to the Housebound will be attended

Tuesday 9th May 2023

Tuesday morning—Town Area

Tuesday afternoon –Ballinkillen Area & Newtown Area


First Holy Communion 2023

April 18, 2023

First  Holy  Communion                                             

First Holy Communion      Dates 2023

Newtown N.S.  6th May at 11:00am  in Newtown Church

St. Brigids Boys N.S. 6th May  at 1:00pm  in Bagenalstown Church

Ballinkillen N.S. 13th May at 11:00am  in Ballinkillen Church

Queen of the Universe Girls N.S. 20th May at 11:00am in      Bagenalstown Church



April 18, 2023


NEWTOWN—Friday 2nd  June at 8:00pm

BALLINKILLEN—Friday 9th June at 8:00pm

BAGENALSTOWN—Friday 16th June  at 8:00pm

DUNLECKNEY—Friday 23rd  June  at 8:00pm


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