Mass Times for Carlow Cathedral


Sunday Masses:
Sat. Vigil:- 6.15pm (’As Gaeilge’ 1st & 2nd Sat. Oct. to May)
Sunday:- 8.30am 11.00am 12.30pm & 7.00pm

Weekday Masses:
Monday to Friday:- 7:30am & 10.00am
Saturday:- 10.00am – Novena to Our Lady of Perpetual Help

Holy Hour: Every Friday - 7:00pm


Bobs Your Uncle Lotto

Bobs Your Uncle Lotto
Numbers Drawn 13th April
9 – 10 – 12 – 27
No Jackpot Winner – Next Weeks Jackpot €13,000
7 Match 3’s shared €1000

Timetable for Holy Week & Easter Ceremonies

March 28, 2013 to March 31, 2013. April 7, 2014 to April 21, 2014.

Penance Services

Crucixifion above Bishops GravesPenance Service in Askea on Monday 2nd April at 7.30pm
Penance Service in the Cathedral on Thursday 10th April at 7.30pm


Holy Thursday

Mass of the Lord’s Supper at 7.30pm.
(Trócaire Boxes should be brought to this Mass).

Confessions: After the Mass of the Lord’s Supper until 9pm

Good Friday

The Passion of the Lord: 3.00pm
Christians Around the Cross: 8.30pm

Confessions: 10am – 12noon and after the Mass of the Lord’s Supper until 9pm.

Please note: Good Friday – The Christians Around the Cross Liturgy will take place in 3 stages Stage 1 – Liturgy in St. Mary’s Church of Ireland 7.30pm, Askea 7.45pm and Graiguecullen at 7pm. You are invited to attend the Liturgy in any of the above Churches after which all will proceed to the Cathedral via the Courthouse.
Stage 2 – Assemble at Courthouse 8.25pm and process with Cross to the Cathedral.
Stage 3 – Prayer around the Cross in the Cathedral at 8.30pm

Holy Saturday

Candle - EasterBlessing of Food: 10.00am
Easter Vigil Mass: 9.30pm
(Please Note: No 6.15pm Mass)

Confessions: 11am – 12.30pm

Easter Sunday

Mass Times: 8.30am, 11.00am, 12.30pm

(N.B. No Evening Mass on Easter Sunday )

‘The Lord is Risen, He has truly Risen, Alleluia’

Invitation from Bishop Denis Nulty

Dear Parishioners,
Warm greetings to you in this Lenten Season.
I am writing to you about one of the central celebrations in a Diocese: the Chrism Mass.  At this Mass the holy oils that we use in parishes throughout the diocese, the Oil of the Sick, the Oil of Chrism and the Oil of Catechumens, are blessed [...]

Palm Sunday

So they took branches of palm trees and went out to meet him, crying out, “Hosanna! Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord, even the King of Israel!” John 12:13

Cathedral Penance Service

Cathedral Penance Service will take place on Thursday 10th April at 7.30pm.

Accord Pre-marriage courses

There are places available on our last two courses before the summer,  May 9th & 10th, June 6th & 7th.  There will be no courses in July & August, so couples getting married this summer or early autumn, need to book one of the above courses.  Booking can be made on line at  For further [...]

Parish Book Club

Meeting on Monday 28th April at 8pm in the Cathedral Parish Centre.  Current book is ‘Wood you believe? Vol 6 by Fr Jim Cogley.  Book available from the Parish Bookshop.  Anyone interested in joining the book club please come along on Monday .  All welcome.   For information contact Kay 087 9870505.

National Vigil for Life

National Vigil for Life on Saturday 3rd May from 3pm – 4pm in Merrion Square, Dublin.  We have to persevere for what is right.  Anyone who wishes to travel, please contact the Parish Office 059 9164087

Bobs Your Uncle Lotto

Bobs Your Uncle Lotto
Numbers Drawn 30th March
1 – 7 – 12 – 29
No Jackpot Winner – Next Weeks Jackpot €11,000
6 match 3’s shared €1,000

Carlow Bingo

Carlow Bingo – Youth Centre, Green Lane, Carlow
On Sunday 6thApril at 3pm. €10,000 in Prize Money.
For enquiries contact 059 9143181/ 087 2615064

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