The 6 most important words: “I admit I made a mistake.”
The 5 most important words: “You did a good job.”
The 4 most important words: “What is your opinion?”
The 3 most important words: “I love you.”
The 2 most important words: “Thank you.”
The 1 most important word: “We”
The least important word: “I”

Welcome to our Parish

Céad míle fáilte to Clarecastle & Ballyea Parish website! We want to make our parish website an interesting and worthwhile location for both parishioners and visitors, so all can keep up to date with what’s happening in our parish.
We hope that all parish and community groups will see it as a useful resource for getting information out to people.
We welcome your feedback!

Mass Times

SS Peter and Paul’s Church, Clarecastle

Saturday Vigil 7.00pm
Sunday 9.00am and 12.00pm
Monday - Friday 10.00am

St. John the Baptist Church, Ballyea

Sunday 10.30am


There are no upcoming events at this time.


Videos of Blessing of Graves Nov 2020

November 21, 2020

Remembering our dead and the blessing of graves November 2020

Ballyea Church (facebook link here)

Clarehill Older Cemetery (website link here)

Final Blessing Old Cemetery (website here)

New Cemetery Clarehill (website here)

Clareabbey (website link here)

Killoo website links part 1 here and part…

November 2020 Remembrances in Clarecastle and Ballyea Churches

November 14, 2020

Receive their souls and present them to God most high.

SVP Christmas Food Appeal

November 12, 2020

Due to Covid-19 the “Christmas Giving Tree” will not be in operation this year. In lieu of this if you would like to donate a food voucher for Centra/Gala/Tesco/Aldi/Lidl these can be handed in to the parish office on or before Dec 16th. The local SVP Conference will ensure these vouchers are delivered to families…

Diocesan Day of Remembrance – 20th November 2020

November 12, 2020

Because 2020 has been a year like no other, the Diocese of Killaloe, in collaboration with the Anglican Diocese of Limerick, Killaloe & Ardfert,  has decided to hold a Day of Remembrance on November 20th for those who have died in 2020.  This Day aims to acknowledging those who have died this year and those…

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