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)

20 April 2015

Third Sunday after Easter

Shout with joy to God, all the earth, alleluia: sing ye a psalm to His Name, alleluia: give glory to His praise, alleluia, alleluia, alleluia. Say unto God: How terrible are Thy works, O Lord! In the multitude of Thy strength Thine enemies shall lie to Thee. Mass at 5pm, St Patrick's Church, College Rd, Kilkenny, Sunday 26th April.

Celebrant: Rev Thomas O’Toole PP

17 April 2015

Second Sunday after Easter

The earth is full of the goodness of the Lord, alleluia: by the word of the Lord were the heavens made, alleluia, alleluia.  Rejoice in the Lord, O ye righteous: praise is comely for the upright.
Mass at 5pm, St Patrick's Church, College Rd, Kilkenny, Sunday 19h April.

Celebrant: Rev Thomas O’Toole PP

07 April 2015

Low Sunday

As newborn babes, alleluia, desire the rational milk without guile, alleluia, alleluia, alleluia. Rejoice to God our Helper; sing aloud to the God of Jacob.

Mass at 5pm, St Patrick's Church, College Rd, Kilkenny, Sunday 12th April.

18 March 2015

Passion Sunday

Judge me, O God, and distinguish my cause from the nation that is not holy: deliver me from the unjust and deceitful man: for Thou art my God and my strength. Send forth Thy light, and Thy truth: they have conducted me, and brought me unto Thy holy hill, and into thy tabernacles.  Judge me, O God, and distinguish my cause.
Mass at 5pm, St Patrick's Church, College Rd, Kilkenny, Sunday 22nd March.

Celebrant: Rev Thomas O'Toole PP

09 March 2015

Fourth Sunday in Lent (Laetare Sunday)

Rejoice, O Jerusalem: and come together all you that love her: rejoice with joy, you that have been in sorrow: that you may exult, and be filled from the breasts of your consolation. I rejoiced at the things that were said to me: we shall go into the house of the Lord.
Mass at 5pm, St Patrick's Church, College Rd, Kilkenny, Sunday 15th March.

Celebrant: Rev Thomas O'Toole PP

03 March 2015

Third Sunday in Lent

My eyes are ever towards the Lord: for He shall pluck my feet out of the snare: look Thou upon me, and have mercy on me; for I am alone and poor. To Thee, O Lord, have I lifted up my soul: in Thee, O my God, I put my trust; let me be not ashamed.
Mass at 5pm, St Patrick's Church, College Rd, Kilkenny, Sunday 8th  March.

Celebrant: Rev Thomas O'Toole PP