Diocese of Cashel, Ferns and Ossory

Online services for the next week

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Weeks of Saturday 27th June to Friday 3rd July

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic church services are suspended at present but we look forward to some churches opening on Sunday, July 5th.  Please check with your Rector for service times available in your union/group of parishes on that date.  In the meantime you can link in to the online services listed below this Sunday.

  1. Bishop Michael Burrows’ last audio-visual reflection in this Covid-19 series A MERE CUP OF WATER: A Reflection for the Third Sunday after Trinity will be live on cashel.anglican.org at 1 p.m. tomorrow, Saturday 27th June 2020.

This includes video footage thanking all those who have tuned in over the past 18 weeks and shared this journey with him.

  1. For times of services in your union/group of parishes on Sunday, July 3rd, please refer to your rector/ parish FB page/parish website for more information.


For online services in the next week please double check with your parish Facebook page or website (if there is one) for details of online services in your parish this Sunday and during the week or contact your rector for information.


The planned online services in the diocese of Cashel, Ferns & Ossory include:

From 6 a.m. Clonmel The Clonmel Union of Parishes’ act of worship for this Sunday can be accessed via a link on the parish’s Faceboook page



or website http://oldstmarysclonmelunion.blogspot.com/


It becomes active @ 6.00 a.m. each Sunday.

Canon Barbara Fryday


7.00 a.m. Cashel Sundays – Link to the podcast of Morning Prayer on Sunday will be posted on the parish’s parish Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/cashelunion/

www.cashelunion.ie for more details

The Very Reverend Gerald Field

The link to the podcasts is emailed to those on our mailing list, but it’s also uploaded to our parish Facebook page and Union webpage. On the webpage there’s a link box “Current Podcast”, and a similar one for “Current Video

8.30 a.m. Christ Church Cathedral Waterford https://youtu.be/M4iR2DC4I_c

or see http://christchurchwaterford.com/

The Very Reverend Maria Jansson

The Reverend Trevor Sargent



9.30 a.m. Wexford https://www.facebook.com/arthur.minion.3

The Reverend Chancellor Arthur Minion


Also each morning at 10.00 a.m. – Matins in the garden. HC on Wednesdays


10.00 a.m. Tinahely Morning Prayer from the Rectory

Live streamed via https://www.facebook.com/tinahely.carnew

Keep an eye out for the rector’s stunt double, Eile, popping up on the Facebook page also – good for children – and adults.

The Venerable Ruth Elmes

10.30 a.m. Baltinglass https://www.facebook.com/RevMairt/


The Reverend Mairt Hanley

Morning Prayer

Also on Wednesdays at 8 p.m. Compline/Late Evening Office

Also meditations and special prayer services and also see recent Reflections on St Brendan the Navigator

11 a.m. Leighlin Morning Prayer – (shortened)

The Very Reverend Tom Gordon

See https://www.facebook.com/St-Laserians-Cathedral-and-the-Leighlin-Union-of-Parishes-200026636680660/

Website http://www.saintlaserianscathedral-parishes.ie/index.php

11 a.m. Abbeyleix Recorded or live streamed service from Abbeyleix


The Reverend Canon Patrick Harvey


11 a.m. Clonenagh Morning Prayer on the Reverend Victor Fitzpatrick’s YouTube channel www.youtube.com/prayspot for the Clonenagh Group of Parishes or for anyone who wants to watch.

Also Late Evening Office on Tuesdays at 8pm and Morning Prayer on Thursdays at 11am


11 a.m.


St Canice’s See https://www.facebook.com/stcanicescathedral/

for details


The Very Reverend David McDonnell




Killanne Services of Morning Prayer and Compline available on Sundays and at any time on the parish website – click on link to SoundCloud on www.killanneunion.ie


Also reflections.

By going onto the parish website killanneunion.ie you can find a link that gives different listening options. You can listen to a Full Service recorded by myself with all aspects of a service of Morning Prayer. Or you have the options of listening to, Just the hymns, Just the liturgy, Just the prayers, Just the readings or Just the Talk.

These six options along with a Service of Compline are recorded onto CDs and are available for anyone who can’t obtain internet or would simply prefer a CD.


Also provides a reflection for the Sounds for Sunday requests programme on South East Radio between 9 and 10 a.m.

Send requests to present Patricia McNally on sforsundaycmt@gmail.com


The Reverend Ian Cruikshank


  Enniscorthy Will be broadcasting services every Sunday that include parishioners reading the lessons

They will be available via the parish FB page Enniscorthy and Monart union of parishes and the parish website www.enniscorthymonart.com

The Reverend Nicola Halford


11 a.m. Stradbally Morning Prayer.

Order of service emailed to parishioners the day before

All posted on FB:

See also the parish’s YouTube channel:


The Reverend Alec Purser

Weds Dunleckney Online services on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday at 11.00 a.m.   On Wednesdays 7 p.m.

See the following for information:


The Reverend Kevin Ronné

  Portlaoise https://youtu.be/qfiUJxWtShc


The Reverend Canon Peter Tarleton

  Lismore Check out the new cathedral website

https://www.stcarthagescathedral.ie/ for more information about services.


https://www.facebook.com/Saint-Carthages-Cathedral-Lismore-474784722604761/ for details of services

The Very Reverend Paul Draper


For other Church of Ireland services around the country that you can link in with please click on the following:

Link to www.ireland.anglican.org for details of services available online nationally. Click on Online broadcast services for Sundays and for weekdays.

Also, the BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER can be accessed on line on the Church of Ireland’s national website on the Worship Resources, 2004 Texts page: here


Details of spiritual/religious radio programmes broadcast in this diocese


See https://www.southeastradio.ie/listen-live/


 Saturday morning

Simply Divine

10.04 a.m. -10.30 a.m. with Maria Colfer

Sounds For Sunday presented by Patricia McNally

With a reflection from the Reverend Ian Cruickshank

EMAIL ADDRESS FOR REQUESTS: sforsundaycmt@gmail.com

DO SEND YOUR REQUESTS IN – They will be most welcome

Sunday Celebration 10 a.m.

Sunday Reflection – 8.30 p.m. – 9.00 p.m.

Monday – Music Box – 8.04 p.m. – 8.30 p.m.

Monday – Faith Matters – 8.30 p.m. – 9.00 p.m.

Thoughts for Tuesday – 8.04 p.m.- 8.30 p.m.



Dean Gerald Field of Cashel presents Midweek Musings on this station on Wednesday evenings at 6.30 – 7 p.m.  Tipperary Mid West Radio is a community radio station serving Tipperary town, Cashel, and south Co. Tipperary on 104.8fm, 106.7fm and online.

Check out http://www.radio.tippmidwestradio.com/


Canon Barbara Fryday, rector of Clonmel Union of Parishes presents the Sunday Life programme once every 5 weeks on Tipp FM 97.1 between 7 – 8 a.m.

See http://tippfm.com/


Heidi Good and Fr. Willie Purcell alternate as presenters of Spirit Alive on Saturday

Community Radio Kilkenny City 88.7fm

See http://communityradiokilkennycity.ie/listen-live-back/


Also don’t forget to listen live/listen back to:

SOULWAVES https://www.soulwavesradio.ie/ the organisation that distributes spiritually-focused audio to stations round the country. Lots of topical clips to listen to here each week.

RTE’s religious programmes by clicking https://www.rte.ie/player/all-programmes/category/Religion for television and RTE radio programme LEAP OF FAITH aired on Friday nights at 10.03 p.m.

https://www.rte.ie/radio1/the-leap-of-faith/  Always interesting items.

Spirit Radio – listen by clicking on https://www.spiritradio.ie/ as well.  You can download the app on your phone also so that you can listen anywhere.