Notices

Youth and Age:

Youth is not a time of life; it is a state of mind. Nobody grows old merely by living several years; People grow old only by deserting…

Would you like to work as a Health Care Support Assistant?

The HSE require Health Care Support Assistants (formally known as Home Helps) to provide care to clients in their own homes in the Carlow, Kilkenny, South Tipperary, Waterford & Wexford areas. If you would like more information on how you can join the team, please check the job search section on


Big Brother Big Sister Youth Mentoring Programme Urgently Requires Volunteers:

Have you an hour a week to volunteer to build a friendship with a young person in Kilkenny who needs a little extra support? You will be matched with a young person based on your hobbies, interests and personality. Full training and support will be provided throughout your involvement in the programme. To find out…


Season of Creation 2021:

Restoring our Common Home takes place this year from 1st September to 4th October, the feast of St. Francis of Assisi. This weekend, notice and enjoy nature…

Thomastown Parish Pastoral Council will meet on Wednesday 6th October.

The Parish Council consists of the Parish Priest together with a representative group of Parishioners. The role of the Council is to promote the Church’s mission to…

The following received the Sacrament of Confirmation in Thomastown last weekend:

Aidan Heafey, Áine Bambrick, Anna Morrissey, Camille Brandon, Caoimhe Garry, Conor Coone, Dion Cody, Edward Kavanagh, Ellen Lawler, Eva Magnez, Harijs Bluzma, Harry Bay, Hollie Barry, Katie…

COVID-19 Support Line for Older People:

ALONE manage a national support line and additional supports for older people who have concerns or are facing difficulties relating to COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Professional staff are available…

Season of Creation2021:

Restoring our Common Home takes place this year from 1st September to 4th October, the feast of St. Francis of Assisi. During this season we are asked to join to celebrate creation and protect our common home through prayer, reflection and action. Resources for the Season of…

Re-opening Ireland:

Thank you for your efforts to play your part in re-opening Ireland.  The numbers permitted by the State to gather for Church Ceremonies is extended to 50% of venue capacity. Our stewards, to whom we’re very grateful for their service, will guide us in this regard.
Meanwhile, we remember that we still need to…

There’s nothing wrong with being ambitious.

It is good to be ambitious, to have goals, to want to be good at what one does and to succeed in it. But ambition can get out of hand. So, we must be careful what we are sacrificing in the pursuit of our goals. We may be sacrificing family life, justice, kindness, even life…