Sacraments

Sacraments and Funerals

Celebrating the sacraments is at the core of our parish life. The important moments in life are marked at every part of life’s journey..

Here we provide all the details for the celebration of the sacraments in our parish.

Funeral Arrangements

To arrange a funeral ceremony please contact the parish office 093 – 32162 or contact any of the priests.

Baptism Arrangements

The Sacrament of Baptism is celebrated at St. Joseph’s Church, Shrule and Immaculate Conception, Glencorrib by arrangement. Please contact the parish for further details, 093 – 32162.

Read more about the Sacrament of Baptism & Baptismal Request Form

Marriage Arrangements

The Sacrament of Marriage is celebrated at St. Joseph’s Church, Shrule and Immaculate Conception, Glencorrib by arrangement.

For details on all aspects of your Church marriage arrangements and preparation please click on the link below. Please contact the parish for further details, 093 – 32162.

Read more about arrangements and the Sacrament of Marriage

Confirmation

The Sacrament of Confirmation is celebrated in the parish every two years. The next celebration of the Sacrament will take place in 2017.

Read more about the Sacrament of Confirmation

Eucharist and First Communion

First Communion ceremonies are celebrated at St. Joseph’s Church, Shrule and Immaculate Conception, Glencorrib. For dates and details please click below.

Read more about the Sacrament of Eucharist

Reconciliation (Confession)

The Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession) is celebrated at St. Joseph’s Church, Shrule and Immaculate Conception, Glencorrib by arrangement. Please call the parish at During the Season of Advent, following the start of the Year of Mercy, confession will be available at the following times:

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Sacrament of the Sick

The Sacrament of the Sick is celebrated by arrangement. Please call the parish at 093-32162.

If you, a family member, friend or neighbour are unable to attend Mass due to illness or frailty and would like to be visited by a priest, please call the parish 093-32162.

Every First Friday of the month, the priests visit the housebound with Holy Communion. Please contact the parish at 093-32162 to be included on the First Friday visits.

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Holy Orders – Ministry of the Priest

If you have an interest in finding out more about the path to priesthood or the permanent diaconate in this diocese, you are very welcome to contact our Diocesan Vocations Director. Click below for details.

Read more about the Sacrament of Holy Orders

Sacraments