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…

Feast of St. Blaise

Blessing of Throats will take place on the Feast of St. Blaise, Thursday 3rd February at 10:00am in the Parish Church. All are welcome to attend.

Feast of St. Brigid

Mass on Tuesday 1st February at 10:00am the Feast of St. Brigid, Patron of our Diocese. We pray that through her intercession, new life and health will bless all we know and love.

Confirmation & First Holy Communion 2022


Newtown N.S. on Saturday 26th March at 11:00am in Newtown Church

Ballinkillen N.S. on Saturday 26th March at 1:00pm Ballinkillen Church

St. Brigids Boys N.S. on Saturday 2nd April at 11:00am in Parish Church

Queen of the Universe Girls N.S. on Saturday 2nd April at 1:00pm in Parish Church

Garryhill N.S. on Sunday 3rd…

Christmas 2021


Bagenalstown – 10:00am, 2:00pm, 4:00pm & 6:00pm

Newtown – 7:00pm

Ballinkillen – 8:00pm


Bagenalstown – 8:00am, 11:30am (No evening Mass)

Newtown – 10:00am

Ballinkillen – 10:00am


Masses as usual on Sunday