Death notice of Sr Dolores Fitzgerald RIP

Sr Dolores Fitzgerald
It is with deep sadness that we learned of the passing of Sr Dolores early this morning. She was such a large part of our Community, Parish and Dioceses and will be greatly missed by all. We have such lovely memories of this kind,…

Benemerenti medal to be awarded to Sr Dolores

It brings us great joy to announce that during the 10am Mass on Saturday 9th April, Sr Dolores will be presented with the Benemerenti Medal. The Benemerenti Medal is a medal awarded by the Pope to members of the clergy and laity for service to the Catholic Church.

Sr Dolores has been a stalwart presence in the Parish of Carlow Cathedral and the medal…

Requiem Mass of Bishop Jim Moriarty

Please see link below for recording of the Requiem Mass for Bishop Jim Moriarty celebrated in the Cathedral on Wednesday 30th March at 12pm.

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Removal of the remains of Bishop Jim Moriarty 28th March 2022

James Moriarty,

Bishop Emeritus of Kildare & Leighlin

Milltown / Clontarf / Carlow


Peacefully, in the devoted care of Cherryfield Lodge, Nursing Home, Milltown. Predeceased by his brother Aidan. Dearly loved and sadly missed by his brothers Michael and Denis, sister Ann, sisters-in-law Mary, Anne and…

Consecration of Humanity to the Immaculate Heart of Mary

Pope Francis has asked that Bishops and people throughout the world join him on Friday, 25th March to pray the Act of Consecration of the world, particularly Russia and Ukraine to the Immaculate Heart of Mary.

Bishop Denis invites us to join him for prayer in the Cathedral on Friday at…

Devotion to the “Two Hearts”

Fr Yanbo Chen has undertaken to being the devotion to the “Two Hearts” to Carlow Cathedral.


The Alliance of the Two Hearts 1st Friday – 1st Saturday Vigil of Reparation in honour of the Sacred Heart of Jesus and the Immaculate Heart of Mary every 1st Friday beginning 1st October.


Below is an…

Prayer to St Brigid


Prayer to St Brigid
1st February, 2021

As you begin, name any prayer intention you…

Welcome Fr Tom, Fr Gaspar and Fr Yanbo

We welcome Fr Tom, Fr Gaspar and Fr Yanbo to the Cathedral Parish and we keep them in our prayers as they take up their new ministries.

They have each kindly composed short biographies for the website which can be found here

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