• 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

FIRST COMMUNION takes place in Templeorum Church on Saturday 26 May

Station Envelopes
Any outstanding Lent or Easter Offerings should be handed in as soon as possible.  Your continued support is very much appreciated.


Anniversaries at this time:
John Joe Walsh, Banagher; Sr.Immaculata; Elena & Joseph O Brien, Turkstown;
Michael & Chrissie Morahan for whom Mass was offered in Templeorum Church

Month’s Mind at this time:
Teresa Walsh, Banagher

Anniversary Masses:
Templeorum Church
Sunday, 20 May:  John Quinn
Sunday, 27 May: Kevin Corcoran


Piltown Church:
Saturday, 19 May: Kathleen Friend nee Doran

Owning Church:
Sunday, 20 May: Jimmy & Eileen Purcell
Sunday, 27 May: Peter & Eileen Keegan & Theresa Morely
Sunday, 3 June: Isabel Morris

Church Cleaning Rota w/c 21 May 2018:
Deirdre Phelan, Mary Walsh, Maura Burchill & Catherine Jensen.

Social Dancing in Piltown GAA Complex:
Sunday, 20 May: Checkers
Sunday, 27 May: Michael Sexton
Sun, 3 June: The Images
Sun, 10 June: Brian McDermott

Prayer Service
On Tuesday next the 22nd of May there will be a prayer service in Piltown Church in conjunction with Mooncoin Parish at 7.30pm, to highlight the sacredness of human life and to pray and intercede for the protection and right to life of the unborn. 
This will be followed by a short film presentation in Piltown Community Centre which will be most informative for voters.  All are welcome.


Hands should be spotlessly clean.
Answer AMEN clearly when Priest/Minister says BODY OF CHRIST.
Hold hands chest high (one hand under the other).
Show utmost respect for Host at all times.


Piltown Social Club wish to announce that the following Parishioners will travel to Lourdes with the Diocesan Pilgrimage in May 2018.
* Jacinta Malone - Piltown
* May Burrows - Piltown
* John Maher - Templeorum
* Michael Brennan - Owning
We thank all who have supported Piltown Social Club Lourdes Pilgrimage Fundraising for the last 20 years and wish the pilgrims well on their Pilgrimage.

Cemetery Masses

  • Templeorum – 1st June
  • Piltown (Old & New Cemeteries) – 5th June
  • Owning (Church Grounds) – 8th June
  • Owning (St. Mary’s Cemetery) – 15th June
  • Kilkieran – 22nd June


Community Games 2018 update:
Thus far we have swimmers & a handwriter who will represent Kilkenny at Nationals in May - huge congrats to all boys & girls. Our u 11 Hurlers won Silver in the county final with our handwriters & artist all placed with county medals - super job by all! Piltown's Gaelic u12/u14 girls will compete in the games & we have a date for athletics on June 22nd (closing date Fri 25th May).
All events, individual & team, can be viewed on www.communitygames.ie
For more information or expressions of interest please contact Noelette or Muireann on 087 2601202.

Piltown National School Silver Circle Weekly Draw
Week 4 Winners:      
€125: Gary Quirke, 2 Kylemore Grove (Seller: L. Byrne)
€75: Paula Houlihan (Seller: A & Ml Morahan)
€50: Jimmy Connors, Gortrush (Seller: L. Power)
€25: Tommy Hearne, Kildalton (Seller: L. Power)
All cards/ monies to be with School Secretary by Wednesday of each week.

Piltown Toddler Group meets on every Tuesday morning in Piltown Community Centre from 10:30am to 12 noon.  Come in for a chat and a cup of tea.  €2 per family, All are welcome.