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Today Lord, I choose life,
I choose your love and the challenge
to live it and share it,
I choose hope, even in moments of

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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

Free Teenage Camp

May 20, 2019

Free teenage camp in Birr Rugby club in July. For details contact Marie Brady on 087 4154983 after 3pm. Host families also required for French students attending
school in July and August. Text host to above number or call after 3pm.

PLEASE NOTE – Telephone No. Change

May 18, 2019

The telephone number for the Presbytery has changed and Fr. Michael, Fr. Pat and Fr. Antony can be contacted on 057 9122470.

First Friday – May 3rd

April 30, 2019

Next Friday, 3rd May is the first Friday of the month; Mass will be at 10am in St. Brendan’s, Birr and at 7.30pm in the Church of the Annunciation,
Carrig. Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament will take place in St. Brendan’s on Saturday with Benediction at 11 a.m.
Calls to the sick and…

Apostolic Workers

April 26, 2019

Apostolic Workers display is on this weekend after all Masses in the Conference Room at the rear of St. Brendan’s. All support appreciated.

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Upcoming Events

Killaloe Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes

June 25 @ 8:00 am - June 30 @ 5:00 pm