Yearbook 2022

Preparation for this year’s Yearbook is already underway. If you would like to have your story, article, club, association or school news considered for inclusion, please email to no later than 1st October 2022. Photographs should be sent as jpegs. We look forward to hearing from you.
The Yearbook committee would also welcome new members…


If you have a baby for Baptism, contact the Parish Office 9721154
Baptisms are on
EVERY Saturday in Parish Church at 5pm
FIRST Saturday of month in Newtown Church at 4pm
LAST Saturday of month in Ballinkillen Church at 4pm

Bagenalstown in Bloom Festival

Would you like to experience a fun, colourful and creative weekend? Come along on Saturday 4th June and Sunday 5th June and enjoy the fun. There will be something for everyone to experience. Activities will include Garden and Flower arranging workshops, Wood turning demonstrations, Borris lace demonstrations, Craft fair, Arts and Crafts for the…

Graveyard Masses 2022

NEWTOWN—Friday 3rd June at 8:00pm
BALLINKILLEN—Friday 10th June at 8:00pm
BAGENALSTOWN—Friday 17th June at 8:00pm
DUNLECKNEY—Friday 24th June at 8:00pm

Flower Arranging Workshop

As part of the Bagenalstown In Bloom Festival there will be a Flower Arranging Workshop where you will learn how to create your own beautiful display of flowers.

Taking place in BEAM Garden Room on Saturday 4th June from 10am until 1pm. The finished arrangements will be exhibited in St Mary’s Church from 2.30pm –…

St Lazerian’s House

We are looking at building a conservatory/ sunroom for the residents here at St Lazerian’s and as you know we rely heavily on donations for such an addition. We have set up a Gofundme page to help us reach our target of € 30,000, we would greatly appreciate if you can help in any way…

Friday and Saturday Anniversary Masses


Please put date of which Friday & Saturday you wish your loved ones to be remembered when dropping in Anniversary.

Church Newsletter

Names to be included on newsletter must be in at least 10days before the Anniversary Mass.

FIRST FRIDAY Anniversary Mass

FIRST FRIDAY Anniversary Mass on 1st April

Mass in Newtown Church at 7:00pm

Mass in Ballinkillen Church at 8:00pm

Tax Relief on Donations to Bagenalstown Parish

Many thanks to all those who have and continue to donate to our parish. We are extremely grateful especially in these difficult times. The parish can further benefit from donations that are in excess of €250 per annum from taxpayers. So to anyone who recently received a ‘CHY3 Endurance Certificate’ form, continue to keep us…

Synod News

The Kildare and Leighlin Synod Questions are now available on under Listening Lent. You might take some time to pray and reflect on them and talk about them with family or friends before completing the online survey or coming to a parish synod listening session. On this synodal pathway, Pope Francis invites us to speak graciously…