Notices

Diocesan Appointments 2020

Please see attached link for the Diocesan appointments 2020.

Fr Ruairi and Fr Brian are both moving from the Cathedral in early September. Fr Ruairi has been appointed Parish Priest of Newbridge and Fr Brian has been appointed Parish Priest of Tullow.

We congratulate both Fr Ruairi and Brian on their appointments and thank them…


First Communion and Confirmation 2020 dates

The following dates have been announced for First Communion and Confirmation this year:

First Communion

Saturday 5th September:

11am: Educate Together

2.30pm Green Road National School

Saturday 12th September:


Public Masses are resuming from Monday 29th June

Updated Mass schedule – from Monday 29th June:
Monday to Friday: 10am and 1pm

Saturday: 10am Novena, 1pm and 6.15pm Vigil
Sunday: 8.30am, 10.30am, 12.30pm and 7pm

The Cathedral will be open half an hour before the first Mass each day.

Mass attendance will be on a first come…


GDPR Statement

CATHEDRAL OF THE ASSUMPTION, CARLOW Parish Data Privacy Notice

The document provides a policy statement regarding the data protection obligations of our Parish, thus ensuring that we comply to Data Protection Regulations within Irish Legislation. This policy applies to all personal data collected and stored in the course of its’ activities.

What is Personal Data?


Congratulations Fr Brian

Congratulations to Fr Brian Maguire on the 40th Anniversary of his ordination to the Priesthood this Sunday, 7th June.

Fr Brian has graciously ministered in the Cathedral for the past three years. His hard work and generosity of spirit has impacted many lives of our parishioners. We thank him for his…


Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament

There will be exposition of the Blessed Sacrament from 11am to 6pm every day beginning on Monday 25th May for the duration of one month.

Please adhere to the following instructions in line with Public Health advice:

  1. Please use hand sanitiser which is just inside the doorway for your use.
  2. Please use handwipes provided…

Donations towards to upkeep of the Parish

A number of our parishioners have requested a facility to pay Easter dues or to make a contribution to the Cathedral. Anyone wishing to contribute Easter dues can do so using our secure online donation form; via online banking or by visiting your local branch if that is available to you.

We are currently…


Carlow Covid_19 Community Response Forum

Carlow County Council through the ‘Carlow Covid-19 Community Response Forum’ has established a helpdesk that will respond to the needs of the vulnerable members of our community by linking State agencies, the community and voluntary sectors to vulnerable peoples needs. Freephone in confidence 1800-814-300 from 8am – 8pm Monday to Sunday or Email:covidsupport@carlowcoco.ie

Donations towards to upkeep of the Parish

A number of our parishioners have requested a facility to pay Easter dues or to make a contribution to the Cathedral. Anyone wishing to contribute Easter dues can do so via online banking or by visiting your local branch if that is available to you. We are currently in extraordinary times. With the implementation of…