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)

22 April 2017

23rd April - Low Sunday

                                              Low Sunday
                       Sunday 23rd April at 5pm
                                     St. Patrick's Church,
                                   College Rd., Kilkenny
                         Rosary before Holy Mass at 4.30pm

As you are children newborn, alleluia, all your craving must
be for the soul's pure milk, alleluia, alleluia, alleluia.
                                       


14 April 2017

16th April - Easter Sunday

                         Easter Sunday
                      Sunday 16th April at 5pm
                                          St. Patrick's Church,
                                 College Rd., Kilkenny
                     Rosary before Holy Mass at 4.30pm



Resurrexi, et adhuc tecum sum, alleluia:
posuisti super me manum tuam, alleluia:
mirabilis facta est scientia tua, alleluia, alleluia.

                                  

07 April 2017

9th April - Palm Sunday

                           Palm Sunday
                High Mass with Gregorian Chant
                                      Sunday 9th April at 5pm
                                  St. Patrick's Church,
                                College Rd., Kilkenny
                

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Gloria, laus et honor tibi sit Rex Christe, Redemptor!

                                      

31 March 2017

2nd April - Passion Sunday

                          Passion Sunday
                        Sunday 2nd April at 5pm
                                            St. Patrick's Church,
                                  College Rd., Kilkenny
                           Rosary before Holy Mass at 4.30pm


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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 God my strength.

26 March 2017

26th March - Fourth Sunday in Lent

          Fourth Sunday in Lent (Laetare Sunday)
                           Sunday 26th March at 5pm
                                St. Patrick's Church,
                              College Rd., Kilkenny
                   Rosary before Holy Mass at 4.30pm

                                              


                                            

19 March 2017

19th March - Third Sunday in Lent

                     Third Sunday in Lent
                                 Sunday 19th March at 5pm
                                St. Patrick's Church,
                              College Rd., Kilkenny
                    Rosary before Holy Mass at 4.30pm

 

                                      


04 March 2017

5th March - First Sunday in Lent

                    First Sunday in Lent
                           Sunday 5th March at 5pm
                                St. Patrick's Church,
                              College Rd., Kilkenny
                   Rosary before Holy Mass at 4.30pm



He shall cry to me, and I will hear him:
I will deliver him, and I will glorify him:
I will fill him with length of days.
                                      

23 February 2017

26th February - Quinquagesima Sunday

                                Quinquagesima Sunday
           High Mass with Gregorian Chant
                      Sunday 26th February at 5pm
                                      St. Patrick's Church,
                                    College Rd., Kilkenny

                                         
Be Thou unto me a God, a Protector,
and a house of refuge, to save me:
for Thou art my strength and my refuge:
and for Thy Name's sake Thou wilt lead
me, and nourish me.

18 February 2017

19th February - Sexagesima Sunday

                      Sexagesima Sunday
                       Sunday 19th Feb. at 5pm
                                   St. Patrick's Church,
                                 College Rd., Kilkenny


Arise, why sleepest Thou, O Lord?
Arise, and cast us not off to the end.
Why turnest Thou Thy face away,
and forgettest our trouble? Our belly hath
cleaved to the earth: Arise, O Lord,
help us and deliver us.

                         

11 February 2017

12th February - Septuagesima Sunday

                                Septuagesima Sunday
                              Sunday 12th Feb. at 5pm
                                  St. Patrick's Church,
                                College Rd., Kilkenny
                     Rosary before Holy Mass at 4.30pm


                                
The sorrows of death surrounded me,
the sorrows of hell encompassed me:
and in my affliction I called upon the Lord,
and He heard my voice from His holy temple.