Notices

Rahan Comhaltas Summer Seisiúns

Rahan Comhaltas Summer Seisiúns Rahan Hall Tuesdays at  8.30 pm . All welcome

 


A New Marble Altar

A New Marble Altar has been  installed this week in Mucklagh Church. It was originally in the Presentation Convent chapel in Killina.  Thanks to Tony Hickey  and Brian Rennicks from Kells for help with removing old altar and installing the new one. Thanks also to Eddie Dwyer for work done on lighting up…


St Camillus de Lellis

St Camillus de Lellis is patron saint of the sick, hospitals and nurses. He dedicated his life to the sick and to organising hospitals. He founded the Order of the Camillians, priests and brothers who work in the area of health.                         …


Mucklagh Cemetery

Mucklagh Cemetery After discussion with many parishioners local undertakers and in order to preserve the life length of Mucklagh cemetery for present and future generations we have decided that from now  on only single graves will be allocated to people wishing to  purchase a grave in Mucklagh cemetery. A single grave will  accommodate…


Blessed Carlo Acutis

First millennial Saint Pope Francis and the Consistory of Cardinals voted to approve the canonization of the first Saint from Generation Y, those born between1981 and 1996 commonly known as millennials. Blessed Carlo Acutis will likely be proclaimed a Saint during the 2025 Jubilee, possibly along with other canonizations.  Born to Italian parents…


Standing Order Details for Rahan Parish

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Cemetery Sunday Dates – Rahan Parish 

 

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

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

 


Fr Willie Doyle S.J.

Fr Willie Doyle SJ

Among the holy people who lived in Rahan-Mucklagh-The Island parish is the Jesuit priest Fr Willie Doyle whose cause for beatification and canonisation was opened within the Diocese of Meath in November 2022.

Fr Willie was born in Dalkey, Co. Dublin, on 3 rd March 1873. Raised in a devout Christian…