Welcome to Newbridge and Caragh Parishes
Welcome, and thank you for visiting our parish website. The parish of St Conleth is one of the largest in the country. The population within the parish boundaries is more than 25,000. The Christian presence in this area dates back continuously to the times of St Brigid and St Conleth who were contemporaries in the 5th century.
Volunteering with Family Carers Ireland An opportunity to join our successful Befriending Service. The service is based on visiting someone’s home with the aim of providing companionship to help combat social isolation and loneliness. Visits will initially involve a simple cup of tea & chat and may develop to include shared interests. In addition the [...]
David Vard of Newbridge Parish will be ordained to the diaconate this Sunday 29th May in Maynooth College. As we offer him our congratulations we wish him and his family every prayer and blessing on this important day in his life and in the life of our diocese. Please keep David in your prayers as [...]
Corpus Christi Procession The Corpus Christi Procession takes place next Sunday, May 29th. Please assemble at St. Conleth’s Parish Church at 2.30pm to process from there at 2.45pm to the Dominican College. All First Holy Communion Children and the Newly Confirmed are especially welcome to participate together with their families. The procession will conclude with [...]
Congratulations to all the boys and girls in our Parish who are making their First Communion this weekend.
Novena to Our Lady of Perpetual Help – Monday nights in St. Conleth’s Parish Church at 7.30pm 23rd May Fr. Paddy Byrne – Curate in Portlaoise & formerly Newbridge Parish 30th May Amalee Meehan – Works in the area of Faith Development 6 th June John McAreavey – Footballer & husband of the late Michaela [...]