• 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

The Collection which was due to take place last weekend for The World Meeting of Families was postponed due to weather conditions.  Anyone wishing to contribute during our Offertory Collection this weekend can do so.

Weekly & Station Envelopes
If you do not 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: Chrissie Dwan, Bridie McNamara

Anniversary Masses:
Templeorum Church
Sunday, 25th March: Tony Kirwan and we also remember his grandaunt Margaret Fitzgerald whose months mind Mass occur now.
Sunday, 1st April: Mick and Ita Connolly

Piltown Church:
Saturday, 24th March: Liam Aylward, Gortrush
Sunday, 25th March: Mary Donnelly

Church Cleaning Rota
Week commencing Monday 26th March

  • Ann Galvin
  • Ann Shun
  • Mauney Doyle

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

Annual Collection for the Holy Places: Bishop Farrell has asked that the Annual Collection for the Holy Places be taken up at the Good Friday services.

Graveyards: A gentle reminder, to remove old Christmas wreaths or other flowers from their family graves.

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.

CALL OUT FOR NEW READERS: A workshop for New Readers will take place in Piltown Church on Monday (26th March) at 7pm until 8pm. All new readers or anyone who might like to become a Reader from all around the Parish are invited to attend.  Young and old are very welcome. Please take the opportunity to contribute to our ceremonies.  For more information call 087-9230283.

Piltown Community Centre Courses:

  • BTEI Back To Education Initiative are offering both a free Healthcare Support  FETAC Level 5 Course and a Horticulture Course to start in April subject to demand.  For information call BTEI directly on  056 7701020 or e-mail btei@kkadult.ie
  • Music and Computer Classes supported by Kilkenny & Carlow ETB will resume after Easter . Call Noel on 085 7063811.
  • MMFitnutrition have started a new fitness, health and nutrition course on Tuesday evenings from 7 – 8 p.m.  MMFitnutrition have something to suit everyone’s body goals, offering nutrition advice and programmes as well as one-to-ones.  Just call in on Tuesday evening.

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.

RADIO MARIA IRELAND is an Irish-run Catholic Talk-Radio Station. Prayer, Catechesis, Uplifting music, Talks, Interviews and Testimonies – all commercial free – Listen via FREE App “RADIO MARIA IRELAND”, streaming on www.radiomaria.ie or via PHONE – get live radio feed by calling +353 (0) 1 437 3277 (no extra charges apply). Please join our growing faith family!

Piltown Credit Union Easter Opening Hours:
Tuesday, 27th March: 7pm to 8pm
Thursday, 29th March: 10am to 12noon and 1pm to 7:30pm
Easter Week as normal.