Welcome to our Parish

Welcome and Céad mí­le fáilte to Birr Parish, home of St. Brendan''s Church, Birr and The Church of the Annunciation, Carrig.
We want to make our website an interesting and useful location for both parishioners and visitors to keep up to date with what's happening in our parish. We hope that all parish and community groups will see it as a useful resource for getting information out to people.
We welcome your feedback! If you have questions about any of the upcoming events listed here, please contact our church office.

Mass Times

St. Brendan's Church, Birr

Monday - Saturday 10.00 am
Funeral Masses are at 11.00 a.m. and there is no 10.00 a.m. Mass on the day of a funeral).
Saturday Vigil 7.30 pm
Sunday 8.30 am 10.30 am 12 noon

Church of the Annunciation, Carrig

Sunday 9.30 am

Weekly Notices

Prayer for Summer

August 3, 2019

Father, Creator of all,

thank You for summer!

Thank you for the warmth

of the sun

and the increased daylight.

Thank You for the beauty

I see all around me

and for the opportunity

to be outside and enjoy Your creation.

Thank You for the increased time

I have to be with my friends and…

Pastoral Council Meeting

June 29, 2019

Next meeting on Tuesday 2nd July at 8.00 p.m. in the Conference Room. All members are asked to attend.

Happy Father’s Day

June 14, 2019

Fathers are wonderful people
Too little understood,
And we do not sing their praises
As often as we should…

For, somehow, Father seems to be
The man who pays the bills,
While Mother binds up little hurts
And nurses all our ills…

And Father struggles daily

Prayers for Exam Students

June 1, 2019

The state exams begin on Wednesday of this week. We remember all our young people who will be sitting their Junior Cert and Leaving Cert exams. A “Book of Intentions”  where you are invited to write the names of those you wish to be remembered during these days is in front of the altar. You…

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Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.