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Diocese of Cashel, Ferns and Ossory

Online services in the Diocese – Holy Week update





Due to the COVID-19 pandemic church services are suspended at present but you can link in to these services at diocesan and national level:

  1. Bishop Michael Burrows’ audio-visual reflections:

Maundy Thursday, 9th April – live on the Diocesan website from 8 a.m.

Good Friday, 10th April – live on the Diocesan website from 8 a.m.

Easter Saturday at 6 p.m. – Easter Message live on Diocesan website from 6 p.m. on Saturday, 11th April

Also please check out your parish Facebook page or website if there is one for details of online services in your parish during Holy Week and for Easter Sunday or contact your rector for information. The planned services include:

7.00 a.m. Cashel Sundays – Podcast of Morning Prayer on Sunday will be posted on the parish’s parish Facebook page at 7.00 a.m.

The Very Reverend Gerald Field

HOLY WEEK – services from the Deanery at 10.00 a.m. and 8 p.m.

Note: It is recorded using SoundCloud. Therefore, if you don’t have access to Facebook the audio file can be emailed to you if you let Dean Field know by emailing

Example of link:


8.30 a.m. Christ Church Cathedral Waterford

or see

The Very Reverend Maria Jansson

The Reverend Trevor Sargent



9.30 a.m. Wexford

The Reverend Chancellor Arthur Minion

Follow his page each evening for Holy Week devotions at 8 p.m.


10.00 a.m. Tinahely Morning Prayer from the Rectory

Live streamed via

See the above for details of page for Holy Week services.

The Venerable Ruth Elmes

10.30 a.m. Baltinglass

The Reverend Mairt Hanley

Morning Prayer

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

See this page for Holy Week services

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

The Very Reverend Tom Gordon

See this page for Holy Week and Easter details


11 a.m. Clonenagh Morning Prayer on the Reverend Victor Fitzpatrick’s YouTube channel 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 and at Easter:


Holy Week and Easter:

Tuesday: Late Evening Office 8 pm

Wednesday: Service of the Word 11 am

Maundy Thursday: Evening Prayer 8 pm

Good Friday: Ante-Communion 3 pm

Easter Eve: The Easter Vigil 6 pm live via Mountrath Local Radio 104.5 FM

Easter Day: Morning Prayer 11 am


11 a.m.


St Canice’s See

for details of Holy Week and Easter liturgies.

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

Also Holy Week reflections.

Enniscorthy Will be broadcasting services every Sunday from Palm Sunday. There will also be a short reflection every day during Holy Week that is edited to include music and video readings by parishioners.

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

The Reverend Nicola Halford

Sympathy is extended to the Reverend Halford on the recent death of her father.

Abbeyleix Pre-recorded services for Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter Sunday. Times of these services will be available on the parish’s Facebook page.  See below. Also see previous recorded services – Compline and Holy Communion –on the parish’s FB page

The Reverend Canon Patrick Harvey


11 a.m. Stradbally Morning Prayer.

Order of service emailed to parishioners the day before


Thursday Holy Communion 7 p.m.

Good Friday 7 p.m.

Easter Sunday Holy Communion 11 a.m.

All posted on FB where there may also be a link to Stradbally’s new parish YouTube channel.

The Reverend Alec Purser

Weds Dunleckney See the following for information:

The Reverend Kevin Ronné

Portlaoise It is hoped that a short audio/video Eucharistic celebration will be available to parishioners for Easter morning – 10 – 12 minutes

The Reverend Canon Peter Tarleton


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

Link to 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