Our Synodal Journey Synthesis

Ossory Synodal Journey thus far Pope Francis has invited all of us to begin a journey to becoming truly synodal in all we do. I am so delighted with the generous contributions of all who engaged in the first steps of this process. Gatherings and focused conversations took place throughout Lent and now as we […]

Easter Message from Bishop Denis Nulty

An Easter Message from Bishop Denis Everyone remarks these days on how good it is to be able to gather. These past two years of restricted and curtailed ceremonies, in this most sacred week of the year, was very challenging. While we continue to emerge out of that more restricted period we are learning, now, what we […]

Ossory Diocesan U9 Annual Blitz

Join us for our annual U9 Annual Hurling and Camogie Blitz held at St Kieran’s College, Kilkenny. Contact afd@ossory.ie or 056 7753624 to register

Homily of Bishop Denis Nulty at St Mary’s Cathedral, Sunday 27th March

Bishop Denis Nulty solemnly blesses the Ambo and consecrates the Altar at St Mary’s Cathedral Laetare Sunday offers us a short reprise from the starkness and austerity of Lent. A moment to rejoice, to celebrate, to savour. “Laetare” means rejoice. Just like on our journey through Advent, this is the moment when the Church expresses […]

St Mary’s Cathedral in Kilkenny to consecrate new Altar

On Sunday 27th March at 5.30pm we will gather in St Mary’s Cathedral to consecrate the Altar and bless the new Ambo which have been placed in the sanctuary. For some months now work has been ongoing to completing the improvements, commenced by Archbishop Dermot, on the sanctuary area of St Mary’s Cathedral. The new […]

Celebrating our shared Christian heritage

Celebrating Our Shared Christian Heritage Ecumenical Celebration honouring the 1400th Anniversary of the death of St. Lachtain 19 March 622 – 2022 Friends, we gather on March 19th to honour the 1,400th anniversary of the death of St. Lachtain. Two days ago we celebrated St. Patrick. In thirty days we celebrate St. Laserian. In November […]

Celebration of the 150th Anniversary of St John of God Sisters

Homily of Bishop Denis Nulty at the Mass to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the St John of God Sisters The backdrop of a global pandemic and a war and its implications in all our lives seems strangely fitting as we mark the 150th celebration of the St. John of God’s as you are affectionately […]

Synodal Journey in Ossory

You are invited to attend meetings to discuss your experience of Church today and hopes for its future…

Journey through Lent to Easter 2022

Begin the spiritual journey to Easter through the resource of Lectio 365 I invite you to begin the spiritual journey to Easter through the resource of Lectio 365, a devotional programme from the 24-7 Prayer Movement which is inspired by Lectio Divina, a way of meditating and praying with the Bible. (www.24-7prayer.com) We will follow […]