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.


Volunteers Needed

May 17, 2022

Carrigoran House,  Newmarket on Fergus.

Make a big difference in the lives of elderly residents of our Nursing Home and of older people from the locality who attend daily at our Health and Wellness Centre.

  • Visit for a chat or read to somebody.
  • Bring residents, including those who are wheelchair bound, for a walk.

Parish Office

May 17, 2022

Parish Registration | St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church | Aston, PA

The Parish Office for Clarecastle/Ballyea Parish is open daily Monday to Friday

Opening Times:  10am – 4pm,  closed for lunch 1pm-2pm

We can be contacted on 065-6823011, email us at [email protected]

or call in we are always happy to see…

May 17, 2022
Another beautiful floral display in our Church…We are forever grateful to the people who…

Fundraiser for Ballyea National School

May 11, 2022

Cash4Clothes Fundraiser for Ballyea National School

Thursday 26th May


Please donate all your unwanted clothes, paired footwear, handbags, belts,

Curtains, towels, bed linen.

Soft toys (teddies) can also be donated.


All Support is greatly appreciated.

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