Parish of Ogonnelloe
Today's Thought

The flame of God is the Holy Spirit.

Jesus comes to bring all sorts of fire to the world,

and to send the Spirit of comfort, justice, reconciliation and hope.

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Welcome to Parish of Ogonnelloe

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Mass Times


St. Molua’s, Ballybran, O’gonnelloe, Co. Clare

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Mass Times:

  • Thursday at 10am
  • Saturday at 8pm
  • No Saturday Vigil Masses during August

Church of St. Mary’s, Ballylaghnane

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The church was blessed and officially opened on 11th October 1998. Many artists and craftspeople have contributed to the beauty of the church.

Mass Times:

  • Tuesday at 10am
  • Sunday’s at 11am



Update News & Thanks

  • In case of an emergency please contact Fr Joe McMahon 085 1451043
  • August Saturday Vigil – There will be no Saturday evening Vigil Masses in St Molua’s for August.
  • A meeting for parents of children receiving the sacraments for First Communion, First Reconciliation & Confirmation in 2020 in the O’gonnelloe Exchange Hall on Tuesday 24 September at 7.30pm. It is important that your family is represented at this meeting where details of the parish preparation programme will be discussed along

Parish Office

The Parish Office in a new location is in the Community Hall (around the side of the front door).

Thursday from 10am – 2pm.

Joanne can be contacted on 085 – 8779113 or by email on

Please call or email Joanne on Thursday for any parish newsletter items, Sacramental certificates, to book Anniversary Masses, Baptisms, Weddings or to get Mass Cards & Bouquets.


Inis Cealtra Pastoral Area – Weekend Mass Times

Saturday Vigil Mass Times

  • Tuamgraney 6.30pm
  • Mountshannon 7.00pm
  • Kilclaren 7.00pm
  • Flagmount 7.00pm
  • Scariff (Sacred Heart) 8.00pm
  • Ogonnelloe (St Molua’s) 8.00pm – No Mass in August

Sunday Morning Mass Times

  • Scariff (Clonusker) 9.00am
  • Bodyke 9.30am
  • Feakle 10.00am
  • Killanena 10.00am
  • Ogonnelloe (St Mary’s) 11.00am
  • Whitegate 11.00am
  • Scariff (Sacred Heart) 11.00am

At a recent meeting of the priests of the Pastoral Area it was agreed that the present Mass Times will remain for the moment. This means that the Mass times for St

Diocesan News

Marriage Encounter - A Catholic weekend where married couples and a priest give presentations on married life. It is a positive and thought-provoking experience which will help relationships grow by helping spouses to both communicate and listen more effective to each other.
Further details

Study Theology Online – attend Saturday lectures in Tallaght or study from the comfort of your own home. Register now for Autumn 2019 – or see for more details.

The Killaloe Autumn Pilgrimage

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