Birr Parish

In Vacancy

Church Service Times
St. Brendan, Birr: 11:00am (Summer), 11:30am (Winter)
Dorrha Church, Dorrha: 09:30am (1st & 3rd Sundays)
Lockeen Church, Lockeen: 09:30am (2nd & 4th Sundays)
St. Ruadhan, Lorrha: 10:00am

 

Birr Parish News

Stephen Fletcher spoke to the Church of Ireland Primate of Ireland, the Archbishop of Dublin, the Most Revd Michael Jackson during his first visit to the new United Diocese of Tuam, Limerick and Killaloe. The Archbishop was in the diocese to for the Institution of Revd Canon Arthur Minion as …

Following a meeting of the Board of Nomination, the Archbishop of Dublin has appointed the Rev’d Canon Arthur Minion to the incumbency of Birr, Diocese of Killaloe. Canon Minion is presently rector of Wexford in the dioceses of Cashel, Ferns & Ossory. He grew up on a Dairy/Beef farm in …

Editorial Committee: left to right: Peter Whyte, Tony Doorley, Dermot Sullivan, Laura Smyth, Tom O’Brien, Tony Dargan, Margaret O’Brien.   Lockeen Church (Birr Group of parishes) is featured in a new book to be launched on November 21st. ‘Graveyards and Churches of Carrig and Lougheen – a Local History Project …

DIOCESE OF LIMERICK AND KILLALOE Birr Group of Parishes is seeking to appoint a Rector. Four churches, focussed on the town of Birr, an important heritage town in the Midlands. Recently purchased modern rectory in Birr. Four teacher Primary School in Birr. Strong supportive church community. Excellent ecumenical engagement and …

The Funeral of the Venerable Wayne Carney, Archdeacon of Killaloe and Rector of Birr took place in St Mary’s Cathedral Limerick on …

  On Friday (14th August) next there will be an afternoon vigil in St Brendan’s Church, Birr from 2.30 p.m. Numbers of …

Ecumenical Baptism in BirrEcumenical Baptism in Birr On Sunday, 26th May, Aisling Owens was baptized in St Brendan’s Church, Birr, with Pastor …

Pupils from Oxmantown school Birr pictured here presenting One thousand two hundred euro to Mr David Fitzelle the Diocesan Mission Secretary Limerick …

The young people from the Birr Group of Parishes have been collecting coins for the last several weeks, and each Sunday trying …