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Killeigh Parish in the Diocese of Kildare & Leighlin,

- a parish reaching back through history to the coming of Christianity to Ireland.

Synod on ‘The Family
Last year parishes were consulted in preparation for the Synod on ‘The Family’ in Rome in October 2014. A ‘Synod Questionnaire’ has been prepared to assist in further consultation before the Follow Up Synod to be held in Oct 2015. [copies available at the church door].
A Public Meeting to hear people’s responses and contributions on these questions will be held in KILLEIGH SCHOOL HALL, Tuesday week, 10 March beginning at 7.30pm.
A
Diocesan Public Meeting to discuss these questions will be held on Thurs evening 12 March in Mount St. Anne's Conference Centre, Portarlington

Live broadcast
from
Killeigh;
and from
Ballinagar;
CLICK ON CHURCH IMAGE

CONGRATULATIONS
TO THE NEWEST GAA CLUB
IN THE PARISH
CLODIAGH GAELS.
Killeigh and Killurin Clubs
have joined together
to form the New Club

Useful contacts for Information on Marian Shrines, and others:-
http://www.knock-shrine.ie/
History; Pilgrims Guide; Facilities; Accommodation; News; Shop; etc
http://en.lourdes-france.org/tv-lourdes/
See Live TV from the shrine; Deepen [history, Messages, Cures, etc]; Youth
http://sacredsites.com/europe/portugal/fatima.html
Sacred Sites; Places of Peace and Power throughout the world

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Parish Office Opening Hours:
Normally open Tues, Wed & Thursday
10.30am – 1.00pm
Book Masses, Certificates, etc.
Phone 057-93-44161



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Synod on the Family –
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on 16th Oct 2014
.

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Pope Francis
on Pentecost Sunday
in Rome .
19th May 2013.
In Lampedusa 8.7.13
In Reo for World Youth Day 2013

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PARISH PRIEST:-

Fr. John Stapleton,
Parochial House,
Killeigh,
Tullamore,
Co. Offaly

Ph/Fax:- 057 9344161

ASSISTANT PRIEST:-

Msgr. Tom Coonan,
Geashill,
Tullamore,
Co. Offaly


Ph/Fax:- 057 9343517


PARISH OFFICE:-

Killeigh Parish Office,
Parochial House,
Millbrook,
Killeigh,
Tullamore
Co. Offaly

Email: office@killeigh.com


Ph / Fax:- 057 9344161

KILLEIGH PARISH has five villages:- Killurin, Geashill, Ballinagar, Cloneygowan, & Killeigh.

The name KILLEIGH is thus explained:-
Cill Achaidh, Church of the Field;
Earlier:-
Acha Droma Fada, the field of the long ridge

Killeigh Parish
lies in the shadow of the Sliabh Bloom Mountains. Geographically it is the biggest parish in the diocese of Kildare & Leighlin, and the second biggest in the country.

This parish can trace its history back to the coming of Christianity to Ireland.

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