• 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


Masses in Piltown Church for the coming week:
Tuesday - 10a.m.; Wednesday - 7.30p.m.; Thursday & Friday - 10a.m.

Weekend Masses: Piltown - Saturday, 6:30pm & Sunday, 11am  /  Owning - Sunday, 10am  /  Templeorum - Sunday, 9am
Anniversaries at this time: Molly Walsh, Main St; Tim & Betty Falvey, Castletown
Anniversary Masses: 
Templeorum Church: Sunday, 19 March at 9am - Thomas & Mary Knox; Sunday, 26 March at 9am - Ned Butler
Piltown Church: Saturday, 18 March at 6:30pm - James & Imelda Norris;  Sunday, 19 March at 11am - Months Mind for Frank Power, Hillcrest Avenue.
Owning Church: Sunday, 19 March at 10am - John O’Dwyer, Ballinacroney; Sunday, 26 March at 10am - Dick Fahy & Family;  Sunday, 2 April at 10am - Emily O’Gorman


Diary Dates:
· Penetential Service for Lent takes place Wed, 29th March in Piltown Church at 7:30pm.
· Confirmation in Piltown Church on Sunday, April 2nd at 11am
· First Communion Dates:
· Piltown Saturday 6th May
· Owning 13th May
· Templeorum 20th May

A Time with Jesus…...
Each Monday Evening during Lent at 7:30pm in Piltown Community Centre.
The evening includes prayer, a short film and Chaplet to the Divine Mercy.

Lenten Stations are now due, your support would be very much appreciated

Weekly & Station Envelopes
If you have not received envelopes for the coming year and would like to contribute, please contact the Parish Office on 051 643112 during opening hours or contact Peggy Power directly on 051 641177.

Parish Newsletter…
The Parish Newsletter is a great source of information for Parishioners, with 500 copies circulated each weekend.  It can be used to inform Parishioners of meetings, events, classes, etc. etc. in the Community. 
We remind clubs, organisations, schools, etc. to send in any information they may have which might be of interest to Parishioners.   Items should be forwarded to Niamh Power prior to 7pm Wednesday of each week to ensure inclusion in the Parish Newsletter the following Sunday.  Email items to piltownparishnews@hotmail.com or call (087) 2381970

First Communion:
Reminder…...First Communion Preparation Mass next Sunday, 26 March in Templeorum Church at 9am,
in Owning Church at 10am and in Piltown Church at 11am for all children who will receive their First
Communion in May.

PILTOWN NATIONAL SCHOOL would like to remind parents/guardians that the latest date for enrolment of Junior Infant pupils for the 2017/18 school year is Friday, 7th April, 2017. 
If you have not already done so, please contact the school on (051)643498 to confirm your child’s enrolment.

South Ossory PTAA Annual Vigil takes place on Friday, 31st March at 8:30pm in the Chapel at Owning House & Retirement Village. 

Membership can be paid on Tuesday 21st March in the GAA Complex between 7.30 – 8.30 p.m.

Community Food Hub:
On the last week of every month a small amount of foodstuff will be available for distribution at Piltown
Community Centre.  Anybody wishing to avail can call mornings only to the Centre.

Piltown Toddler Group meets every Friday morning at Piltown National School in the prefab to the rear of the school from 10:30am to 12:30pm.  Parents & Childminders all welcome to come along with babies and toddlers.