Monthly Archives: April 2015

Rosary During May


During May, the month of Our Lady, the rosary is prayed each Wednesday evening at 8pm at the Marian Grotto on the Ennis Road. AMarian Shrine 004ll welcome.

Diocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes 2015

GrottoDiocesan Pilgrimage to Lourdes

Wednesday 11 February 2015 is the 157th anniversary of the Apparitions of Our Lady to St. Bernadette in Lourdes. This year’s Diocesan Pilgrimage will leave Shannon on Friday 26 June and will returnon Wednesday 1 July. The cost this year is €687 per person sharing with a €10 discount for online booking at

Booking forms can be obtained from: Joe Walsh Tours, 143 Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2. Telephone: (01) 2410810

A limited number of Sick pilgrims will be accommodated in the Sanctuary of Lourdes at a cost of €575 Applications for sick pilgrims only to Fr. Tom Ryan, Pilgrimage Director, SS John & Paul Presbytery, Shannon, Co. Clare. Telephone: (061) 364133

Families or individuals often sponsor a family member, parents, or a friend on the occasion of an anniversary or Jubilee with a visit to Lourdes. Sponsorship for sick people is always welcome. For more details, see poster in Church porch and on the Killaloe Diocese website

Lourdes poster 2015_Lourdes Pilgrimage poster

Holy Week and Easter in Kildysart

Holy Week and Easter in KildysartKildysart window 3


Monday 30 March

Service of Reconciliation 8pm
Holy Thursday, 2 April

Mass of the Lord’s Supper 8.30pm


Good Friday, 3 April,

The Lord’s Passion 4.30pm
Holy Saturday, 4 April.

Easter Vigil 9.30pm


Easter Sunday 5 April

Easter Day Mass 11am


For details of the Holy Week and Easter ceremonies in Coolmeem-Cranny parish please click here