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.


Twelve Days of Christmas Candle Event

December 17, 2021

Twelve Days of Christmas Candle Event

This coming festive season, the entrance to the Clare 250 Cancer Centre in Ballygriffey will be lit up by 150 votive candles, each one a kind prayer for a loved one who is ill or has sadly passed away. Weather permitting, the candles will be lit from…

December 8, 2021

This wonderful CD is now on sale for the small price of €10 and the money raised is for the Children’s Health Foundation.  CD’s can be…

~ Christmas Cards ~

November 24, 2021

Gorgeous selection of Christmas Cards available in the Parish Office

Clarecastle Christmas Market

November 18, 2021


Saturday 20th November from 4.30 to 8.30pm.

Sunday 21st November from 10am to 3.30pm.

30 Stalls with a variety of Christmas goods, crafts, homemade cakes and lots more. Free Entry, Free Parking and Outdoor Catering provided.

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