Sacraments

Baptisms: All baptisms take place in St Mary’s Church on Sunday afternoons at 1pm and need to be booked through the parish office. 

Reconciliation/Penance: Confessions are available in the parish upon request through the parish office. The Sacrament of Penance also takes place in Cavan Cathedral on Saturdays from 2.30pm – 3pm.

Eucharist: The priest distributes Holy Communion during his visits to the sick and housebound of the parish. Ministers of Holy Communion are also available to bring Communion to the sick and housebound.

Should you, or a relative/friend, wish to receive the Eucharist at home, please contact the parish office.

First Holy Communion 2022
St Mary’s N.S. 7th May 2022
St Patrick’s N.S.  21st May 2022
St Joseph’s N.S. – 21st May 2022

Confirmation 2022: Celebrated on Sunday 3rd April 2022 

Marriages: Couples intending to marry in the parish are asked to contact the parish office at St Mary’s Parochial House, Crosserlough. ACCORD Pre-Marriage Courses can be booked at www.accord.ie

Anointing of the Sick and Housebound: The priest visits the sick and housebound in the parish. Please contact the parish office if you, or a relative/friend, would like to be included in the visitation schedule. The parish newsletter lists the days and times for visits across the three church areas.

Holy Orders: The last ordination to take place in our parish was that of Fr James Earley in the summer of 1995. The ceremony took place in St Joseph’s Church, Drumkilly. Fr James was assigned to the Diocese of Nottingham (England) by Bishop McGuinness.