The return to school

We ask God’s blessing as teachers and pupils prepare to return to school. Watch video interview with O’Brien family on the new school year.

Safeguarding Training – October 2014

A training day takes place on 4th October for any priest, permanent deacons, new Parish Safeguarding Reps who have not yet completed training on K&L Safeguarding Policy & Procedures (Feb 2013).

Safeguarding Information Sessions – Autumn 2014

See details of Safeguarding Information Sessions taking place this Autumn.

Trócaire Gaza Appeal

Conflict in Gaza has killed over 1,800 civilians and displaced more than 485,000 people. Watch the latest video from Trocaire on how they are assisting those in the region.

New Choral Scholars Programme for K&L Diocese

An information evening will take place on Tue, 9th Sept for a new Choral Scholars Programme initiated by the Diocese, offering excellent Choral & Vocal training to young people in Choral Singing.

Best Wishes and Good Luck to all Leaving Cert Students – Bishop Nulty

As students, receive their Leaving Certificate results today, Bishop Nulty would like to wish everyone best of luck and congratulations. Also included is a prayer to help students which is available here.

Bishop Nulty announces the 2014 Diocesan changes

Bishop Nulty has announced the 2014 diocesan changes which includes creating three new deaneries from the previous seven deaneries (see map).

Monsignor John Byrne VG, Fr Sean Hyland, Bishop Denis Nulty, Fr Tom Dooley PP Portalington, Fr Thomas O'Byrne

Ordination of Fr Sean Hyland – Homily by Bishop Nulty

Read in full the homily by Bishop Nulty at the ordination of Fr Sean Hyland in Portarlington on Sunday 13th July 2014.

An Evening of Prayer, Music & Reflection with Tom Kendzia

An Invitation to an evening of time out for all involved in ministry in their parish or for those looking for a quiet, reflective space where they can spend time with their God. Takes place on 27 August 2014 in Carlow Cathedral.

Liturgy and Sacraments – Catechism of the Catholic Church

See details of a 12 week course beginning on Monday 1st September in Prosperous Parish Centre, Co. Kildare.