Diocese of Cashel, Ferns and Ossory

Online services in our Diocese this weekend




The list below (in alphabetical order of parishes) gives details of online services available in this diocese this week (links included).

The Bishop’s video reflection for this Sunday entitled Sheep Not Of This Fold will go live on Saturday 24th April at 1 p.m. on the diocesan website https://cashel.anglican.org/ and will also be relayed to the diocesan FB page https://www.facebook.com/DioceseofCashelFernsandOssory/

Previous videos are also available for viewing


Online services at 11 a.m. each Sunday and week nights during Lent at 7 p.m. (nights may differ) See this FB page for details


The Reverend Canon Patrick Harvey


Act of Worship emailed weekly to parishioners and Zoom service at 11am on Sundays.  Contact the Rector, the Ven. Bob Gray on (053) 9425423 or ardamine@ferns.anglican.org for details


Online services continue with a weekday act of worship service on either Tuesdays or Wednesdays. Sunday services will be broadcast via FB live on



Also regular meditations on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=mairt+hanley

At least one prayer at each service is in Irish

The Reverend Máirt Hanley


The Reverend Trevor Sargent’s online services are available via his YouTube channel


or in YouTube.com search for Reverend Trevor Sargent and you will be brought to his channel.

Services go live from 12 midnight on each Saturday night.


Carlow Union. Online service now available every Sunday morning at https://youtube.com/channel/UCdJZJ7B5cnnNHTzChAdzLpQ

The Reverend David White


Sundays – A direct link to the podcast of Morning Prayer on Sunday is posted on the Parish Website www.cashelunion.ie each week under Digital Service on the home page. A link is also available on the parish’s Facebook page each week https://www.facebook.com/cashelunion, and can be emailed out along with the parish Pew Sheet to anyone wishing to be added to our mailing list by emailing cashelunion@gmail.com.

The Very Reverend Gerald Field


A Sunday service is available on my YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/prayspot every Sunday morning at 11 a.m.

The Reverend Victor Fitzpatrick


The Reverend Canon Barbara Fryday is continuing her online service on Sundays via Soundcloud. 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/

Canon Barbara Fryday


The Reverend Kevin Ronné

The times are as follows:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 11 a.m.
Wednesday 7 p.m.
Saturday 6 p.m.
See the following for information:


The Reverend Kevin Ronné


Enniscorthy & Monart services via webcam.

Live service at 10.30 a.m. each Thursday and 11.30 a.m. each Sunday. No option for playback at the moment so must be watched live.

Services can be viewed from Www.churchmedia.ie and find St. Marys, Enniscorthy.

Or the link can be found on our FB page and parish website



The Reverend Nicola Halford


Dean Paul Mooney was broadcasting services each Sunday via his YouTube channel but Ferns Union of Parishes now has its own YouTube channel. Click on this link:


or search for Ferns Union of Parishes on the YouTube search bar.

The Very Reverend Dr Paul Mooney


There will be an on-line service from Gorey uploaded each Saturday evening to the parish Facebook page for the period of Level 5.

See https://www.facebook.com/Gorey-Group-of-Parishes-475243015970989/

The Reverend Canon Mark Hayden


Online services and on CDs are carrying on as normal.

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.

As well as church services now being available again:

“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.”

Canon Ian Cruickshank

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

*****Send requests for Sounds for Sunday to presenter Patricia McNally on sforsundaycmt@gmail.com


The Reverend Robert Stotesbury is now providing Sunday services via the Killeshin Group of Parishes FB page.

See https://www.facebook.com/KilleshinUnionofParishes/


Evensong is broadcast every Sunday evening at 5.30 p.m. on Community Radio Kilkenny City 88.7 fm and live on their website http://communityradiokilkennycity.ie

An audio link to this service is also uploaded to the Kilkenny Parish Union FB address below.

For details of services see




The Very Reverend David McDonnell


Sunday services at 10.30 a.m. are being broadcast via


also daily services:

Weekly Wednesday service at 7.30 p.m. livestreamed on FB. On all other weekdays during Lent and Holy Week there will be a short prayer service to start the day each morning at 7 a.m. (available to view throughout the week)

The Very Reverend Tom Gordon


Services are held each Sunday by Zoom (alternating Sundays :  Morning Prayer 11.00 am & Compline 5.30 pm).

Liturgies and Reflections for each Sunday at www.stcarthagescathedral.ie

Videos and Guided Meditations for Lent & Holy Week also on Website.

Also FB and YouTube channel links:




The Very Reverend Paul Draper


FB and YouTube links:
Facebook: https://m.facebook.com/StPetersPortlaoise/?__tn__=~-R


YouTube: https://m.youtube.com/channel/UCqF5Fg3z-1qe1k_4SUpwpiA


The Reverend Alec Purser

The Reverend Janet Finlay – Ordained Local Minister


Stradbally Union Co. Laois

Weekly service uploaded to YouTube and Facebook at 10.00 for Oct 18th and Oct 25th

All posted on FB:

See also the parish’s YouTube channel:



The Reverend Alec Purser



1 p.m. Sunday on Facebook live

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

The Venerable Ruth Elmes

(occasionally with assistance from ‘Eile’ and/or ‘Betsy’)


An online service will be available each Sunday morning from 9.30 a.m. on the YouTube channel entitled Services: Thurles Templemore and Kilfithmone

This is the link:



The Reverend Canon Brian O’Rourke will be continuing to broadcast a live service from

Tullow Group of Parishes each Sunday during lockdown.

See this FB page for details http://www.facebook.com/tullowgroupofparishes


Now also on YouTube



Our service is available each Saturday at midnight

Link to YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/channel/UC_tfbtxmVMkYyJ23V-MAY7g

A PRAYER AT BREAKFAST reflection each morning at 8 a.m. is also available

or see http://christchurchwaterford.com/

The Very Reverend Maria Jansson


St Iberius church now has a webcam installed. Sunday service is at 11.15 a.m. and there is a Wednesday Holy Communion service also at 1 p.m. via webcam You can view the services at these time by clicking https://www.ipcamlive.com/stiberiuschurch

Matins also broadcast via FB each day on



Sundays @ 9.30 a.m. the Reverend Conor O Reilly broadcasts a service of Holy Communion live on his Facebook page


Reverend Conor O’Reilly, Assistant Priest for the Wexford and Kilscoran Union of Parishes, is celebrating an Easter Vigil Service of the Lord’s Resurrection on Easter Eve, Saturday April 3rd at 10.30pm from the Rectory in Killinick.

It will be broadcast live on his Facebook page above. With the pervasiveness of darkness and death surrounding the Covid-19 pandemic, this service is an opportunity to celebrate the light and hope given by the Lord’s resurrection. It is a celebration of the ultimate triumph of light over darkness and life over death. You are all most welcome to join me online. The link is



Ministry to Schools:

A Thought for the Week, Monday during term time, 10.00 a.m., Chancellor Arthur Minion, live on his Facebook page

School Assembly, Friday during term time, 12.00 noon the Reverend Conor O Reilly, live on his Facebook page


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



CHRISTIAN MEDIA TRUST PROGRAMMES on South East Radio 95.2-96.4fm
Saturday 24th April – Tuesday 27th April

Simply Divine Saturday 24th April 10.04am – 10.30am
Maria Colfer speaks with Vocations Director for the Diocese, Fr. Billy Swan, about Vocations to the priesthood and religious life and the significance of Vocation Sunday.

Sounds For Sunday 24th April 9.04am – 10.00am
Sounds for Sunday, is presented by Patricia McNally, with reflection from Reverend Canon Ian Cruickshank, and includes requests, hymns and sacred songs.

Send requests for Sounds for Sunday to presenter Patricia McNally on sforsundaycmt@gmail.com


Sunday Mass 25th April 10.00am
The Church of the Assumption, Bride St,  Wexford.
Celebrant:  V. Rev William Swan Adm., Vocations Director, Diocese of Ferns.

️Sunday Reflection 25th April 8.30pm – 9pm
Reverend David Conkey shares  reflection and hymns on ‘Life in a fallen world’.

Music Box Mon 26th April 8.04pm – 8.30pm
Anita Mahon, treats us to a selection of musical favourites.

✝️Faith Matters Mon 26th April 8.30pm- 9pm
Presented by Reverend Canon Ian Cruickshank on the theme ‘Faith needs seeds sown’

Schools Corner Tues 27th April 8.04pm – 8.30pm
Martin Colfer speaks with Margaret Rossiter on teaching and travel experiences.




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 each week. This week – a tribute to John Hume who died this week.

RTE’s religious programmes by clicking https://www.rte.ie/player/all-programmes/category/Religion

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.