This Sunday's Newsletter 17th of March is available at the end of the Church. This Sunday's Newsletter 17th of March is available at the end of the Church.
Over the weekend of the 9th and 10th of March, thirty two children were baptised having completed a baptism preparation programme under the direction of Yvonne Cummins and Margarita Bedding - We welcome these boys & girls to our Christian community! Here some of the children are pictured with Fr. Eugen, the two Fr. Pauls and Fr. Michal. Over the weekend of the 9th and 10th of March, thirty two children were baptised having completed a baptism preparation programme under the direction of Yvonne Cummins and Margarita Bedding - We welcome these boys & girls to our Christian community! Here some of the children are pictured with Fr. Eugen, the two Fr. Pauls and Fr. Michal.
Our Confirmation Season continues with ceremonies this week on the 19th and 21st of March.  There will be almost 400 boys and girls Confirmed. We wish them all and their families every blessing during this grace filled time in their lives! Our Confirmation Season continues with ceremonies this week on the 19th and 21st of March. There will be almost 400 boys and girls Confirmed. We wish them all and their families every blessing during this grace filled time in their lives!
Helen & Rita, two of our Ash Wednesday volunteers who gave out Ashes at Dunnes Stores on Ash Wednesday - thanks to all the volunteers who gave of their time on the day! Helen & Rita, two of our Ash Wednesday volunteers who gave out Ashes at Dunnes Stores on Ash Wednesday - thanks to all the volunteers who gave of their time on the day!
We have produced a leaflet for Lent this year with useful information on our Lenten services, the importance of mercy, reconciliation and fasting during Lent as well as details on our series of Lenten talks/reflections. We have produced a leaflet for Lent this year with useful information on our Lenten services, the importance of mercy, reconciliation and fasting during Lent as well as details on our series of Lenten talks/reflections.
Living Faith Today Living Faith Today, for 4 Mondays in the Parish Centre
Amadeus Youth Choir: We practice every Thursday night from 7.00pm – 8.30pm in the Holy Family Convent. Age group 12yrs to 17yrs. New members  welcome. For more details email:amadeusyouth@newbridgeparish.net Amadeus Youth Choir: We practice every Thursday night from 7.00pm – 8.30pm in the Holy Family Convent. Age group 12yrs to 17yrs. New members welcome. For more details email:amadeusyouth@newbridgeparish.net
On Sunday, 3rd of February we celebrated the 5 year anniversary of SHARE FOOD. Bishop Denis celebrated the 10.30am and 12.30pm Masses in Newbridge. We congratulate the organisers, volunteers and contributors for their generosity and support. Approximately 120 bags of food are distributed every Monday to those in need in our parish. On Sunday, 3rd of February we celebrated the 5 year anniversary of SHARE FOOD. Bishop Denis celebrated the 10.30am and 12.30pm Masses in Newbridge. We congratulate the organisers, volunteers and contributors for their generosity and support. Approximately 120 bags of food are distributed every Monday to those in need in our parish.
Kildare and Leighlin Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes 2019 Kildare and Leighlin Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes 2019, Contact Marie at the Parish Office, 045 431394
Charlotte Vard and Clodagh Cummins received the Charlotte Vard and Clodagh Cummins received the "Papal Cross" Award for their outstanding contribution to the the life of the parish in setting up the "Amadeus" Youth Group. Their Award was presented by Fr. Paul PP. Here they are joined by Fr. Paul OP, Sr. Kate and their parents. The inscription on the medal reads as follows; "Trust Christ, listen attentively to His teachings. Fix your eyes on his face. Persevere in listening to his Word." Congratulations to them both!

Welcome from Fr. Paul Dempsey PP!

Thank you for visiting our website, you are very welcome! Newbridge, which includes the parishes of Caragh and Prosperous, is one of the largest parishes in Ireland. The parish is served by a Parish Team consisting of lay people, religious, a permanent deacon and priests.
We have tried to provide as much information as possible here. However if you have any queries, please feel free to contact the Parish Office at 045 431394 or by email; parishoffice@newbridgeparish.net. There is a priest on call 24/7 and he can be contacted at 087 2554908.

Every blessing,

Fr. Paul Dempsey, Parish Priest

(Please feel free to join us at any of our Masses or join us via webcam.)

Mass Times

Mon-Fri 9:30am
Saturday 9:30am & 6:00pm (Vigil for Sunday).
Sunday 8:30am, 11:00am, 12:30pm, 2pm (Polish Mass) 7:00pm.
First Friday only Mass 7.30 pm (integrating Peace Healing Mass followed by Benediction).
Holy Days Masses as on Sunday with no 12:30 Mass.
Confessions Saturday Between 10.00am-11.00am. Also on request following the 6.00pm Vigil Mass. First Friday: 9:30-9:50
No Confessions during Mass
Sacristy: 045 432808
Mon-Fri 10:00am
Saturday 7pm (Vigil)
Sunday 10:30 am
Holy days 7:00 pm (Vigil) 10:30 am
Confessions Saturday: After 7pm Mass.
First Friday: 9.30am –9:50am
(No confessions during Mass)
Filipino Mass 1st Saturday of every month at 1:00 pm
Eucharistic Adoration Every Friday after 10:00 am Mass until 12:00 noon.
Sacristy 045432286
Mon-Fri 7.30am, 10am & 6pm. (Evening Prayer at 5.45pm).
Saturday 8am, 10am & 8pm (Vigil)
Sunday 9.30am, 10.30am, 12pm & 5.30pm
Holy Days 7.30am, 10am, 12noon & 5.30pm.
First Friday 9.30am – 10am, 5.30pm – 6pm (No confessions during Mass)
Confessions Saturdays: 9:30 – 10:00 am; 10:30 – 11:15 am; 7:30 – 8:00 pm.
Office 045 487200

Weekly Notices

The Kildare Branch of the Irish Kidney Association

are hosting a Kidney Information Day. Sunday March 24th in the Town Hall Newbridge from 11am to 4pm. Consultants, professors, doctors, nurses, patients, dietitians & psychologists will…

Confirmations take place in our Parish on the following dates:-

Tuesday 19th March: Cill Mhuire at 11am & Dominican Church at 2.30pm Thursday 21st March: Cill Mhuire at 11am We wish all our Confirmation Candidates every blessing…

Lenten Services in our Parish on weekdays during Lent

Parish Church: Mass at 9.30am. Masses on First Friday at 9.30am & 7.30pm Cill Mhuire: Mass at 8.30am & 10am Dominican Church: Mass at 7.30am, 10am &…

Living Faith today, for 4 Mondays in the Parish Centre.

We are offering four evenings focusing on the following topics: Incarnation:  God becomes human, Teaching of Jesus, Sacraments/Mass, Prayer.   The use of film, reflection and discussion…

Newbridge Chamber Choir

If you wish to sing mostly ‘a cappella’ choral music we may have a place for you.  We rehearse every two weeks. If interested please call 087…

Amadeus Youth

“Run by young people for young people.” We meet every Friday in Newbridge Parish Centre 7.00pm – 8.30pm.  Age group 12yrs to 17yrs.  New members always welcome.…
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