Pope Benedict XVI

"Beauty... is not mere decoration, but rather an essential element of the liturgical action, since it is an attribute of God Himself and His revelation."
(Pope Benedict XVI, Sacramentum Caritatis, 35)

26 June 2016

26th June - Sixth Sunday after Pentecost

               Sixth Sunday after Pentecost
                               Sunday 26th June at 5pm
                                   St. Patrick's Church,
                                 College Rd., Kilkenny
                     Rosary before Holy Mass at 4.30pm



Sixth Sunday After Pentecost
The Lord is the strength of His people,
and the protector of the salvation of
His anointed: save, O Lord, Thy people,
and bless Thine inheritance, and rule
them for ever.
                                    

19 June 2016

19th June - Fifth Sunday after Pentecost

               Fifth Sunday after Pentecost
                         Sunday 19th June at 5pm
                                  St. Patrick's Church,
                                College Rd., Kilkenny
                           Rosary before Holy Mass at 4.30pm


Hear, O Lord, my voice with which I have cried to Thee:
be Thou my helper, forsake me not, do not Thou despise me,
O God, my Saviour.



                                                  

10 June 2016

12th June - Fourth Sunday after Pentecost

              Fourth Sunday after Pentecost
                           Sunday 12th June at 5pm
                                    St. Patrick's Church,
                                 College Rd., Kilkenny
                     Rosary before Holy Mass at 4.30pm


Fourth Sunday After Pentecost
The Lord is my light and my salvation:
whom shall I fear? The Lord is the
protector of my life: of whom shall
I be afraid? Mine enemies that trouble
me have themselves been weakened
and have fallen.
                                                  

03 June 2016

5th June - Third Sunday after Pentecost

               Third Sunday after Pentecost
                                Sunday 5th June at 5pm
                                  St. Patrick's Church,
                                College Rd., Kilkenny
                      Rosary before Holy Mass at 4.30pm

Third Sunday After Pentecost
Look Thou upon me, O Lord, and have mercy
on me; for I am alone and poor. See mine
abjection and my labour; and forgive me
all my sins, O my God,

                                   




25 May 2016

29th May - Solemnity of Corpus Christi

               Solemnity of Corpus Christi
                   (Second Sunday after Pentecost)
                      Sunday 29th May at 5pm
                                  St. Patrick's Church,
                                College Rd., Kilkenny
                     Rosary before Holy Mass at 4.30pm


He fed them with the fat of corn, alleluia; and filled them with
honey out of the rock, alleluia, alleluia, alleluia.
                   
           

18 May 2016

22nd May - Trinity Sunday

                            Trinity Sunday
                                 Sunday 22nd May at 5pm
                                     St. Patrick's Church,
                                   College Rd., Kilkenny
                       Rosary before Holy Mass at 4.30pm

Blessed be the holy Trinity, and undivided Unity: we will
give glory to Him, because He hath shown His mercy to us


                                     

11 May 2016

Pentecost Sunday - 15th May

                         Pentecost Sunday
                          Sunday 15th May at 5pm
                                    St. Patrick's Church,
                                  College Rd., Kilkenny
                      Rosary before Holy Mass at 4.30pm

The Spirit of the Lord hath filled the whole world, alleluia;
and that, which containeth all things hath knowledge of
the voice, alleluia, alleluia, alleluia.

                                              

07 May 2016

8th May - Sunday after the Ascension

                Sunday after the Ascension
                                Sunday 8th May at 5pm
                                    St. Patrick's Church,
                                  College Rd., Kilkenny
                      Rosary before Holy Mass at 4.30pm



Hear, O Lord, my voice with which I
have cried to Thee, alleluia; my heart
hath said to Thee: I have sought Thy
face, Thy face, O Lord, I will seek:
turn not away Thy face from me,
alleluia, alleluia.
                                               

27 April 2016

1st May - St. Joseph the Worker

                      St. Joseph the Worker
            High Mass with Gregorian Chant
                                 Sunday 1st May at 5pm
                                     St. Patrick's Church,
                                   College Rd., Kilkenny


Wisdom rendered to the just the wages
of their labours and conducted them in
a wonderful way; and she was to them
for a covert by day and for the light
of stars by night; alleluia, alleluia.
                              



                                                  
                

22 April 2016

24th April - Fourth Sunday after Easter

                  Fourth Sunday after Easter
                               Sunday 24th April at 5pm
                                   St. Patrick's Church,
                                 College Rd., Kilkenny
                      Rosary before Holy Mass at 4.30pm

Sing ye to the Lord a new canticle, alleluia,
for the Lord hath done wonderful things,
alleluia; He hath revealed His justice in
the sight of the Gentiles, alleluia, alleluia
alleluia.