Events

Lent begins on Wednesday, 18th February

The Season of Lent, and our preparation for Easter, begins with Ash Wednesday, 18th February.  Ashes will be distibuted at the usual mass times of 8am, 10am, and 7.15pm, and at a special mass at 1.10pm for those working in or around town. We will also distribute…

Candlelight / Taize Mass at Mount St. Alphonsus.

The Candlelight / Taize Mass takes place at 7.15pm at Mount St. Alphonsus Church, Limerick every Sunday.  A beautiful, peaceful and reflective setting to experience, and be part of, the Eucharist and to hear God’s Word.  All are welcome.

Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes – World Day of the Sick

At the 10am and 7:15pm masses on Wednesday, February 11th, we will celebrate the Sacrament of Anointing for the Sick and Elderly.

February 11th is the Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes and marks the first apparition of the Blessed Virgin Mary in 1858…

Brigid of Ireland – New Booklet by John J. O’Ríordáin, C.Ss.R.

‘Brigid of Ireland, The saint and the goddess’ has just been published in January 2015, by John J. Ó Ríordáin, C.Ss.R., the well-known Redemptorist and Celtic scholar. This small booklet of 56 pages explores: Chapter 1: The saint and the goddess.  Chapter 2: The ‘Life’ by Cogitosus. Chapter 3:…

Feast of St. Brigid – Sunday, February 1st

St. Brigid, pray for us, and for the people and island of Ireland.

The Presentation – Blessing of Candles – Monday, February 2nd

Monday, February 2nd, is the feast of the Presentation of our Lord in the temple. According to the Biblical account, Simeon had been visited by the Holy Spirit and told that he would not die until he had seen the Lord’s Christ. On…

Feast of St. Blaise – Tuesday, 3rd February

Through the intercession of St. Blaise, bishop and martyr, may God deliver you from ailments of the throat and from every other evil. In the Name of the Father, and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit. Amen.

Blessing throats after 8am, 10am, and 7.15pm Masses on Tuesday, February…

A Cuppa for Sarnelli House this weekend at Mount St. Alphonsus

Sarnelli House is an orphanage for abandoned children, and children with HIV/Aids.  It is located in Nong Khai in North-Eastern Thailand and is a ministry of the Redemptorists.  The Redemptorists, and the worshipping congregation at Mount St. Alphonsus, Limerick have also contributed to supporting the ministries at Sarnelli House.

We…

Vacancy for post of Co-Ordinator of Redemptorist Youth Ministry, Ireland.

Provincial Delegate for Youth and Young Adult Ministry – Redemptorists (Ireland)

The Dublin Province of the Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer (Redemptorists in Ireland – www.redemptorists.ie) is seeking a highly experienced person to coordinate, lead and develop its ministry to young people, while ensuring compliance with the highest…

New Leadership Team for Irish Redemptorists

The Dublin Province of the Irish Redemptorists held their Chapter, in Dublin recently, from January 11th to the 16th. During the course of the Chapter they confirmed Fr. Dan Baragry, C.Ss.R. as their new Provincial, and elected new councils to assist him.  Fr. Ciaran O’Callaghan, C.Ss.R. was elected Vicar, and…