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)

16 November 2014

Twenty Fourth Sunday after Pentecost

Adore God, all you His Angels: Sion heard, and was glad: and the daughters of Juda rejoiced. The Lord hath reigned, let the earth rejoice: let many islands be glad
Mass at 5pm, St Patrick's Church, College Rd, Kilkenny, Sunday 23rd November
Celebrant: Rev Thomas O’Toole PP


09 November 2014

Twenty Third Sunday after Pentecost

The Lord saith: I think thoughts of peace, and not of affliction: you shall call upon Me, and I will hear you; and I will bring back your captivity from all places. Lord, Thou hast blessd Thy land: Thou hast turned away the captivity of Jacob. Glory be to the Father, to the Son, and to the Holy Ghost. As it was in the beginning, is now, and ever shall be, world without end, amen. The Lord saith: I think thoughts of peace , and not of affliction: you shall call upon Me, and I will hear you; and I will bring back your captivity from all places..
Mass at 5pm, St Patrick's Church, College Rd, Kilkenny, Sunday 16th November

Celebrant: Rev Thomas O’Toole PP

02 November 2014

Twenty Second Sunday after Pentecost

If Thou shalt observe iniquities, O Lord, Lord, who shall endure it? for with Thee is propitiation, O God of Israel. From the depths I have cried to Thee, O Lord: Lord, hear my voice.
Mass at 5pm, St Patrick's Church, College Rd, Kilkenny, Sunday 9th November

Celebrant: Rev Thomas O’Toole PP

27 October 2014

Twenty First Sunday after Pentecost

All things are in Thy will, O Lord; and there is none that can resist Thy will: for Thou hast made all things, heaven and earth, and all things that are under the cope of heaven: Thou art Lord of all. Blessed are the undefiled in the way; who walk in the law of the Lord.
Mass at 5pm, St Patrick's Church, College Rd, Kilkenny, Sunday 2nd  November
Celebrant: Rev Thomas O’Toole PP

19 October 2014


Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost

I am the salvation of the people, saith the Lord: in whatever tribulation they shall cry to Me, I will hear them; and I will be their Lord forever. Attend, O my people, to My law; incline your ears to the words of My mouth
Mass at 5pm, St Patrick's Church, College Rd, Kilkenny, Sunday 19th October
Celebrant: Rev Thomas O’Toole PP



13 September 2014

Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost

Behold, O God, our protector, and look on the face of Thy Christ; for better is one day in Thy courts above thousands. How lovely are Thy tabernacles, O Lord of hosts! my soul longeth and fainteth for the courts of the Lord.
Mass at 5pm, St Patrick's Church, College Rd, Kilkenny, Sunday 14th September

Celebrant:  Rev Thomas O’Toole PP