• 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

Weekend Masses:
Piltown - Saturday, 6:30pm & Sunday, 11am  /  Owning - Sunday, 10am  /  Templeorum - Sunday, 9am
Anniversaries at this time:
Dick Brophy; Danny Davis late of Garrygaug; Maureen Dunne, Skough
Anniversary Masses: 
Templeorum Church: Sunday, 5 March at 9am - Dick Brophy and his parents;  Sunday, 12 March at 9am - Catherine Dalton & Kitty Rafter;  Friday, 17 March at 9am - John & Alice Murphy and Catherine Grace.
Piltown Church: Saturday, 4 March at 6:30pm - Kay O’Brien; Sunday, 5 March at 11am - Bridie Fitzpatrick.
Owning Church: Sunday, 5 March at 10am—Jeff Nolan, Garryduff

The Divine Mercy Chaplet meets every Thursday evening from 7.00 to 7.45 p.m. in the Parochial House. New members are always welcome.

The Message of Mercy is that God loves us no matter how great our sin.  He wants us to recognise that His mercy is greater than our sin, so that we’ll call upon Him with trust, receive His mercy and let it flow through us.

First Confessions for children making their First Communion this year takes place in Piltown Church on Friday, 10 March at 7:30pm.

The Annual Ossory pilgrimage to Lourdes takes place from Monday, 22 May until Saturday, 27 May inclusive.  Bookings for all intending to travel may be made by contacting Eleanor (Monday-Friday) at Glenmore Parish Office, Glenmore, County Kilkenny.
Telephone: (051) 880414 or email glenmore@ossory.ie  Price €775 pps.

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

TIME FOR A NEW CHALLENGE
Are you interested in becoming a Facilitator with ACCORD Catholic Marriage Care Service?
ACCORD is a voluntary Catholic organisation that aims to promote a deeper understanding of Christian marriage and to offer people the means to safeguard and nourish their marriage and family Relationship.
ACCORD - Providers of Marriage Preparation Courses for the Catholic Bishops’ Conference in Ireland

CERTIFICATE IN MARRIAGE EDUCATION
Accredited by The Pontifical University, St Patrick’s College Maynooth and ACCORD Catholic Marriage Care Service
Contact either of the following for more details: ACCORD: Waterford 051 878333; Clonmel 052 6124144;  Kilkenny 056 7722674

Ossory Adult Faith Development invites anyone who would like to receive Lenten texts, to text in their own mobile number to 085 8313100, email afd@ossory.ie, telephone 056 7753624 or give in their number to the Parish Office.

Allotment Notice: All licences for the allotments are expired and the Allotment Programme is being reviewed.  Further information will be issued shortly

Weekly & Station Envelopes are currently being distributed throughout the Parish.  Sincere thanks to all our helpers.  Sincere thanks also to our loyal Parishioners who support our collections.

Piltown Camogie Registration night
takes place on Friday 10th March from 7pm to 8.30pm in Piltown GAA Complex.  New players all welcome at every age, beginners must be born 2010 or before. 
Membership charges:U8s - €30; U10s to U18 - €40; Adult players - €60.

Irish Night in aid of Owning House
Come & Enjoy a Traditional Meal of Irish Stew on Friday, 17 March at 7:30pm with Traditional Music & Dancing and Raffle.  Come along to a wonderful night.  Admission €15

The AGM of Ashgrove Pitch & Putt Club (Carrigeen) takes place on Monday 6th March at 7:30pm sharp in the Clubhouse.  All are welcome to attend.

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.

Activities at Piltown Community Centre
Each Monday:
Knitting Club 10.00 –13.00; Bowls 10.00 – 13.00;
Snooker 18.00 – 22.00; Karate Club 19.00- 21.00;
Library open 10.00- 22.00.
Back to Education Classes 09.30 – 13.30.
Each Tuesday:
Art Class 10.00- 13.00; Over 60’s Club 14.00 – 16.00;
Snooker 18.00 – 22.00; Parish Meetings 19.00- 21.00;
Piloxing 19.30 – 20.30; Library open 10.00 – 22.00.
Ladies Bowls have now commenced on Thursday mornings at 10:30am. 
If interested why not come along and join in.
For all enquiries call John Burke on 087 9746007 or the Parish Office on 051 643112