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“Reflect upon your present blessings -- of which every man has many -- not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.”
― Charles Dickens

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



August 16, 2019 - December 18, 2020


Message to 6th Class Students

May 22, 2020

22/5/2020:  Wishing all our Sixth Class students in Ballyea and Clarecastle every joy and blessing on this day, which was to be your confirmation day . Have a good day. See a message from Fr. Pat Malone on our facebook page: Message to 6th Class 2020

Message for Exam Students

April 17, 2020

Students: Our thoughts and prayers are with the students among us, who are preparing for examinations at this time.  Firstly we wish all who are sitting third level examinations at present, or who will do so in the next few weeks, may the work you have put into your studies during the course of the…

Confirmation 2020

April 17, 2020

Confirmation: As of the present, we have not cancelled Confirmation.  We will wait to see what decision is made by the authorities as to what will be permissible after May 5th.

First Communion 2020

April 17, 2020

First Communion: Regrettably, First Holy Communion in the parish will not now go ahead on the dates previously arranged.  It is not possible yet to set dates for the Holy Communion ceremonies.  Apologies to our young people who are preparing for the sacrament, for the disappointment they feel with this announcement.  We will have a…

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