Parishioners in Mayo village request meeting with Bishop over loss of priest

Frustrated and  disappointed parishioners in Straide have written to the Bishop of Achonry Paul Dempsey and asked for an urgent meeting about the prospect of losing their parish priest. A second public meeting took place on Tuesday night at St...

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Death announced of well known Mayo priest

The death has taken place of Fr Pat O’Brien, a native of Claremorris and parish priest of Caherlistrane in Co Galway. Fr O’Brien was well known as a poet and writer and also as a GAA coach of note. Ordained...

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Pay and pray: Mayo church installs innovative new donation service

St Mary’s Church in Westport has installed new donation machines for locals and parishioners who wish to support their local...

Friday, 06/08/21 - 12:57pm Read More

There will be a Novena this year, says Knock’s Parish Priest

For the first time in 43 years Knock didn’t host a Novena in 2020 but there are hopes the celebration...

Thursday, 20/05/21 - 11:17am Read More

Mayo priest warns his parishioners of scammers

A Westport priest has highlighted a situation whereby potential scammers are getting hold of parishioners’ email addresses and then contacting...

Tuesday, 09/03/21 - 9:06am Read More

‘It’s easy to criticise the past and ignore what’s happening today’ – Achonry Bishop

Bishop of Achonry, Paul Dempsey
The Bishop of Achonry has criticised the political class for failing to learn from the past and of letting down...

Thursday, 04/02/21 - 2:50pm Read More