St. Carthage’s Church, Killina, Rahan
St. Patrick’s Church, The Island, Rahan
St. Colman’s Church, Mucklagh
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Welcome to our Parish

We are delighted that you have taken time to visit our website and we hope that it will be of help to you. The parish of Rahan has 3 churches: St Carthage’s Church Killina R35 X078, St Colman’s Church Mucklagh R35 V045 and St Patrick’s Church The Island R35 A021.

The doors of our church are open every day and you are welcome. All who are coming here for many years would like you to know we would be delighted if you would join us for Masses or for prayers. It is God’s House and He is present to meet you when you come in. The Parish website has been set up as a means of reaching out to all, not only our parishioners but also our friends and relatives abroad. The website includes Mass Times, Weekly Newsletter and Contact Details.

We hope that the website will be a means for people to become involved in the life of the parish, both our community and parish groups, and a means of accessing information ALSO regarding participation in the various sacraments of the Church.

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Mass Times

St. Carthage's Church, Killina, Rahan

Sunday 10:30am
Tuesday 7:30pm
Thursday 7:30pm
First Friday 9:30am

St. Patrick's Church, The Island, Rahan

Saturday 6:00pm (Vigil)
Adoration: After Mass on Saturdays
First Friday 6:30pm

St. Colman's Mucklagh

Saturday (Vigil) 7:30pm 
Sunday 9:00am
12:00 noon
Wednesday 7:30pm
Thursday 9:00am
Adoration: 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Friday 7:30pm
First Friday 7:30pm Mass


Cemetery Sunday Dates – Rahan Parish 

May 8, 2024


Mucklagh Cemetery —–Sunday 9th June —-Mass at 6pm.

Rahan Cemetery —–Thursday 15th August —–Mass at 7pm. 

Killickfeehan Cemetery ——Saturday 24th August –—-Mass at 6pm


Feast of Saint Carthage

May 8, 2024

Feast of Saint Carthage occurs on Wednesday next 15th May Saint Carthage was a Kerry man who set up a monastery, first in Kerry, then at Rahan and finally at Lismore in Co Waterford. The monastery at Rahan had many monks and thrived for over 40 years. To honor the Feast  Day we…

Prayers for Exam Students

May 8, 2024

Prayers for Exam Students: Special prayers will be offered over the coming month in all of our 3 churches for the intentions of all those doing and    preparing for exams.                          A Prayer for Exam Students Dear Lord, as I…

Rahan Parish Golf Classic

May 8, 2024

Rahan Parish Golf Classic in both Tullamore and Esker Hills Golf Clubs on Friday 14th June 2024 .Team of 4 €200 which includes food on the course. Main Sponsor is €500 which will include a team entry  Thanks to Phil O’Reilly Undertakers, NIS Ltd, The Thatch Pub,Michael Bracken and Sons Building Contractors, Kenny…

Pope Francis’ Prayer For The Month Of May

April 28, 2024

Pope Francis’ Prayer For The Month Of May

O Mary, You shine continuously on our journey as a sign of salvation and hope. We entrust ourselves to you, Health of the Sick, who, at the foot of the cross, were united with Jesus’ suffering, and persevered in your faith. “Protectress of people”, you…

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