• Owning Retirement Homes. Formerly Sue Ryder Homes


  • Fields of Rape Seed

    A sea of yellow rapeseed. Rich growth of April May



  • Lacy Carpenter
    Performing with American Singers in Piltown Church

  • Waterford's new Bridge
    The new bridge is the most modern landmark to be seen from around Templeorum village and surrounds .

  • Temleorum and Corbally Hill
    Corbally Hill overlooks Templeorum and the Suir Valley.

  • Fiddown Wooden Bridge
    Fiddown Bridge was constructed in 1853 by Waterford and Limerick Railway Company. The bridge was taken over by Great Southern and Western Railway in 1901. It was the last toll bridge in Ireland, until the modern toll roads were introduced.
  • Tybroughney Stones
    Tybroughney Stones in the Garaveyard in Tybroughney.Maintained by interested people of Tybroughney.

  • Forgiveness Stone Eucharistic Congress
    The Forgiveness Stone where people had an opportunity to beg forgiveness for the sins of the past and in particular for forgiveness where children were harmed.
  • Sunset over the Suir
    Sunset over the Suir from "Fiddown Bridge".
  • Fiddown Bridge
    Replacement bridge at Fiddown.Gateway to Waterford


Welcome To Templeorum Parish Co. Kilkenny

Palm Sunday, next Sunday, 25th March 2018

MASSES IN PILTOWN CHURCH THIS WEEK:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday at 10am & Wednesday at 7:30pm

World Meeting of Families 2018 third National Collection will be taken up this weekend throughout the Parish.

Weekly & Station envelopes will be delivered throughout the Parish in the coming weeks.  If you donot receive envelopes and wish to support the Parish and our Priests, contact Peggy on 051 641177 – alternatively give your name, address and telephone number to any of our Sacristans in the Parish. 

Anniversaries at this time:
Dan & Billy Carroll, Fiddown; Alex Traynor, Turkstown.

Anniversary Masses:
Templeorum Church
Sunday, 17th March: John & Alice Murphy and Catherine Grace
Sunday, 18th March: Catherine Dalton & Catherine Rafter & Ned Butler
Sunday, 25th March: Tony Kirwan and we also remember his grandaunt Margaret Fitzgerald whose months mind Mass occur now.

Piltown Church:
Saturday, 17th March: Dick Hearne
Sunday, 18th March: Imelda Norris

“A TIME WITH JESUS” continues in Piltown Community Centre, Monday Evenings at 8pm

Liturgical Committee:

  • Committee meeting Tuesday, 20th March in the Parochial House at 7:30pm.
  • Altar Servers and Readers required for Piltown Church both Saturday and Sunday masses.  Contact Seamus Norris, Chairperson of the Liturgical Committee 087-9230283 or Fr. Moore.

CALLING ALL EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS
There will be an evening of prayer and scripture readings in Owning House at 7.30pm on Wednesday 21st March followed by tea and discussion.

Ossory pilgrimage to Lourdes 2018 (May 22 - 27)
Bookings are now being taken for our pilgrimage at 051 880414 or email glenmore@ossory.ie and speak with Eleanor.

Did You Ever think of being a Priest?
Not sure who you can talk to, or what to do next?
Need more information & space to think things over?
Come along to St Mary’s Cathedral on Saturday 24th March (11 am - 7pm) for a time of quiet reflection and prayer.  It will be an opportunity to learn more about diocesan priesthood and how to discover the path God is inviting you to follow in your life. For more Information and to book a place contact: Fr Kieran O' Shea, Vocations Director on (086) 8272828

Piltown Community Enterprise:
RACE NIGHT in the GAA Complex on Saturday, 24th March. Doors open at 8.30pm with 1st Race at 9pm.  Adm: Free.  It will be a night of entertainment and craic.

 

Piltown Community Alert:
Subscription is €10 annually.  Payment can be made through Piltown Credit Union. Of the large membership 270 have not renewed subscription.  We would urge you to rethink the valuable service.   Those who have not paid will no longer receive text alerts as it is not sustainable due to costs.  PCA has plans to outsource the service to a professional body using an app which is available at https://app.communityalerts.ie/  Payment can be made through the app when set up.

TempleorumTown Twinning are holding a Table Quiz in Anthony’s Inn on Friday 23rd March at 9pm. Table of 4 €20.  Fantastic prizes to be won including fabulous Easter Hamper.  All are welcome.

Parish Heart Screening Offer
Pulsewave Ireland Heart & Artery screening in Kilkenny next week. The Bpro certified to measure CASP to 99.17% in comparison to an angiogram and as seen on TV.  As Heart Disease is still the biggest killer in Ireland we try to make it affordable for everyone to be screened. Normal cost of screening is €50 per person, Parish offer €30 per person for that we check your Blood Pressure, Heart Rythm, Casp of heart, arterial flexibility and Blood flow.  We can access the risk of heart attack or stroke with a simple non invasive test. Venues as follows: Monday 26th March The Viking Hotel Waterford, Thursday 29th March Hotel Kilkenny, & Friday 6th April The Brandon House Hotel New Ross Appointments available from 11am to 8pm daily Call 087-7151623 to make an appointment spaces are limited The Screening is medically approved and each person will receive a detailed printout which they may discuss with their own GP.

Piltown Camogie Club will hold a registration evening in the GAA Complex on Friday 23rd March from 7:30pm to 8:30pm for the 2018/19 season.
We cater for players born after 01/01/2011 to Adult and always welcome new members.  For more information follow Piltown Camogie on Facebook or phone the Club Secretary on 087-6692785.

Fitness Classes to commence shortly in Piltown Community Centre on Tuesday nights from 7 to 8pm with MMFitNutrition.  Watch this space for more information.