Killeigh Parish

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Killeigh Parish in the Diocese of Kildare & Leighlin,

- a parish reaching back through history to the coming of Christianity to Ireland.

PARISH PRIEST:-

Fr. John Stapleton,
Parochial House,
Killeigh,
Tullamore,
Co. Offaly
Ph/Fax:- 057 9344161

ASSISTANT PRIEST:-

Msgr. Tom Coonan,
Geashill,
Tullamore,
Co. Offaly
Ph/Fax:- 057 9343517


PARISH OFFICE:-

Killeigh Parish Office,
Parochial House,
Killeigh,
Tullamore, Co. Offaly
Email: office@killeigh.com
Ph / Fax:- 057 9344161

Secretary available:-

Tue, Wed, Thurs & Fri

10.30am to 1.00pm

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PREPARING
FOR CHRISTMAS
IN THE PARISH


Sunrise on Christmas Morning in Raheen 2006
CHRISTMAS
RECONCILIATON CERMONIES
Monday 18th Dec:   Mountmellick   7.30pm
Tuesday 19th Dec:   Portarlington 7.30pm
For the Whole of Killeigh Parish.
Wed 20th  Dec:  In Ballinagar  7.30pm
Friday 22nd Dec:
Rosenallis 7.00pm & Clonaslee  8.00pm
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Christmas Mass Times:
Sat. evening 23rd + Sun. morning 24th
We celebrate 4th Sunday of Advent.
Mass at the usual times.
Sunday Evening 24th - Christmas Eve
Killeigh    6.30 pm
Raheen    8.00 pm
Ballinagar  9.00 pm
Monday  25th   Christmas Day:
Raheen     9.00am
Ballinagar 10.30am
Killeigh     11.30am

Thanks to the committee for running once again a successful draw. Thanks to all our parishioners for their support.
Thanks to our Sponsors who so generously support us.
Thanks to all who distributed and collected the Draw Cards.

We wish you all a very Happy Christmas.

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KILLEIGH            RAHEEN           BALLINAGAR
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Parish Office Opening Hours:
Normally open Tues, Wed, Thurs & Friday
10.30am – 1.00pm
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Phone 057-93-44161



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KILLEIGH PARISH has five villages:- Killurin, Geashill, Ballinagar, Cloneygowan, & Killeigh.

The name KILLEIGH is thus explained:-
Cill Achaidh, Church of the Field;          
Earlier:-
Acha Droma Fada, the field of the long ridge

Killeigh Parish
lies in the shadow of the Sliabh Bloom Mountains. Geographically it is the biggest parish in the diocese of Kildare & Leighlin, and the second biggest in the country.

This parish can trace its history back to the coming of Christianity to Ireland.

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