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



August 16, 2019 - December 18, 2020


Masses for Holy Souls

October 23, 2020

November is the month in which we remember our dead, especially those who have died during the year. Please return your Holy Souls envelopes with the names of the dead you wish included in masses during the month of November. You can use your own envelope or the envelope in your yearly pack. There are…

Mission Sunday Collection

October 23, 2020

We wish to thank all who contributed to the Mission Collection last weekend. Be assured that your contributions will make an enormous contribution to the work of all on the mission field. If anyone wishes to make a contribution to the mission collection, the fund is still open for your contribution.

Prayer of Spiritual Communion

July 25, 2020

Prayer of Spiritual Communion: No particular prayer or formulary is required, though there are acts of spiritual communion in Catholic prayer
books to help focus a proper intention. One of the most popular is that composed by St. Alphonsus Liguori:
“My Jesus, I believe that you are present in the Blessed Sacrament.

Keeping Safe As We Gather Leaflet

July 4, 2020

Keeping Safe As We Gather Leaflet

The attached leaflet is a resource for parishioners and those coming to churches as we exit Covid-19 restrictions.  From the Killaloe Diocese.

Diocese of Killaloe Keeping Safe As We Gather

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