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Christmas celebrations in the Diocese of Meath, 2016

Ardcath & Curraha Parish

Christmas Eve:            Masses: Curraha 5.00pm   Ardcath 7.00pm

Christmas Day:           Masses: Clonalvy 10.00am   Curraha 11.30am

Confessions in Ardcath:  Saturday – before 6.300pm Vigil Mass

Confessions in Curraha:  Friday – after 9.30am Mass

Ashbourne & Donaghmore Parish

Masses on Christmas Eve:  Ashbourne 5.00pm and 9pm; Donaghmore 8pm   

Masses on Christmas Day: Ashbourne 9am, 10am (Polish); 11am, 12.30pm; Donaghmore 10am

Athboy Parish

Masses on Christmas Eve:     Athboy at 7 pm & 10 pm

Masses on Christmas Day:    Rathmore at 9am. Rathcairn at 10.15am Athboy Church at 11.30am

Confessions in Athboy:          Christmas Eve: 11am-1pm.

Ballinabrackey Parish

Christmas Eve                         Mass in Ballinabrackey at 8 pm

Christmas Day:                       Castlejordan at 10.00 am

                                                Ballinabrackey at 11.30 am

Ballivor & Kildalkey Parish

Christmas Eve  6.00pm children's Mass in St. Dympna's Church Kildalkey

7.30pm vigil mass in St. Dympna's Church Kildalkey

9.00pm vigil mass in St. Columbanus Church, Ballivor

Christmas Day    10.00am in St. Dympna's Church Kildalkey

                              11.30am in St. Columbanus Church, Ballivor

Ballymore Parish

Mass on Christmas Eve at 7.30m in Ballymore

Masses on Christmas Day at 9.00am in Boher and 10.00am in Ballymore

Beauparc Parish

Beauparc         Christmas Eve: 9.00pm

Christmas Day:  10.30am

Kentstown      Christmas Eve: 8.00 pm

Christmas Day: 9.30 & 11.30 am

Bohermeen Parish

Bohermeen      Christmas Eve at 6.30pm and Christmas Day at 11.30am

Cortown          Christmas Eve at 5.30pm and  Christmas Day at 10.15am

Boyerstown    Christmas Eve at 7.00pm and Christmas Day at 10.00am

St Stephen's day:  Mass in Bohermeen at 11 am

26th - 30th December:  Mass in Bohermeen at 10 am

Castlepollard Parish

Castlepollard:  Christmas Eve 9.00pm and Christmas Day 9.30 am & 11.30am

Finea:             Christmas Eve 7.30pm and Christmas Day 10.30 am

Castletown Geoghegan, Tyrrellspass & Raheenmore

Castletown:         Christmas Carol Service Monday 21 Dec 7.30 pm

Christmas Eve Vigil Mass at 9 pm

Christmas Day Mass at 10.30 am

Tyrrellspass:              

Christmas Eve:  Children's Mass at 5.30 pm

Vigil Mass at 8 pm

Christmas Day Mass at 10 am

St Stephen's Day - Patron Day Mass at 12 noon

Raheenmore:

Christmas Eve Mass at 6.30 pm

Christmas Day Mass at 9 am

Castletown-Kilpatrick Parish

Christmas Eve at 7.30pm Castletown Kilpatrick

Christmas Day at 10am Fletcherstown and 11.30am Castletown Kilpatrick

Clara & Horseleap Parish

Christmas Eve:  Masses in Clara 5.00pm, 9.00pm;  Horseleap: 7.00pm.

Christmas Day: Masses in Clara 10.00am, 11.30am;  Horseleap: 9.00am.

Clonmellon & Killalon Parish

Clonmellon:     Christmas Eve at 8 pm and Christmas Day at 11.15am

Killalon:          Christmas Day at 10am

Confessions on Christmas Eve in Clonmellon at 12 noon and 7 – 8pm

Confessions on Christmas Eve in Killalon at 3pm

Coole-Whitehall Parish

Christmas Eve:            Whitehall at 6 pm

Christmas Day:           Whitehall at 9.30am 

                                     Coole at 11.30am 

Delvin Parish

Christmas Eve:            Delvin at 6.30pm

Christmas Day           Delvin at11am, Killulagh at 9.30am

Confessions:               Christmas Eve in Killulagh at 12noon

                             & Delvin from 2 - 2.30 and after the Vigil Mass

Drogheda - Holy Family Parish

Children’s Mass on Christmas Eve at 5pm and Vigil Mass at 7.30pm

Christmas Day Masses at 10.00am, 11.00am and 12.30pm

Confessions on Christmas Eve at 6pm

Drogheda – St Mary’s Parish

Christmas Eve  6pm Children’s Mass and 12:00 Midnight Mass

Polish Mass 10.00pm

Christmas Day 9:00am (broadcast live on LMFM, 10:30am and 12.00noon

Confessions:  Sunday 18 December after the 7.00 pm Mass

                       Thursday 22 December  6.30pm - 8.00pm Confessions for Polish Community on Christmas Eve after 10.00 am Mass & 3:00pm – 4:00pm

Drumraney Parish

Church of The Immaculate Conception, Drumraney

Christmas Eve:  Vigil Mass at 10.00pm

Christmas Day:  Mass at 11.15am

Church of The Immaculate Conception, Forgney

Christmas Eve:  Vigil Mass at 8.00pm

Church of The Immaculate Conception, Tang

Christmas Eve:  Vigil Mass at 10.00pm

Christmas Day:  Mass at 10.00am

Duleek & Bellewstown Parish

Duleek             Christmas Eve Mass at 9pm 

Christmas Day Masses at 9am and 11.30am

Bellewstown   Christmas Eve Mass at 7pm

Christmas Day Family Mass at 10am

Confessions     Duleek on Christmas Eve  2pm.-3p.m & 8pm.-9pm. 

Bellewstown on Christmas Eve  5pm.-6pm.

Dunboyne & Kilbride Parish

Dunboyne:      Christmas Eve at 5pm, 7pm and 9pm

                         Christmas Day at 9am and 11.30am

Kilbride:          Christmas Eve at 7pm

                        Christmas Day at 10am

Confessions in Dunboyne on Christmas Eve at 11 am – 1 pm and 2.30 pm – 4.30 pm

Dunshaughlin & Culmullen Parish

Dunshaughlin: Christmas Eve: 6.00 pm Children’s Mass 

  9.00 pm  Vigil Mass (Carol Service from 8 pm)

                         Christmas Day:  9.00 am and 12noon

Culmullen:       Christmas Eve: Vigil Mass 9.00pm (Carol Service from 8.15 pm)

Christmas Day: 10.30 a.m.

Dysart Parish

Christmas Eve: Mass in Loughnavalley at 7.00 p m; Mass in Dysart at 9.00 pm

Christmas Day: Mass in Dysart at 10.00 am; Mass in Loughnavalley at 11.15 am 

Johnstown & Walterstown Parish

Christmas Eve:  Walterstown 5pm, Johnstown 7pm & 10pm

Christmas Day:  Walterstown 9.30am, Johnstown 11am

Kells & Girley Parish

Christmas Eve:    Kells 8pm  Girley 8pm

Christmas Day:    Kells 9am; 11am; 12:15pm  Girley 10am

Confessions on Christmas Eve: Kells 12-1pm; 2-3pm; Girley 10:30-11am

Kilbeg & Staholmog Parish

Christmas Eve:    6.00 pm in Kilbeg

Christmas Day:  10.00 am in Staholmog

Kilbeggan & Rahugh Parish

Christmas Eve Mass at 8pm in Kilbeggan

Christmas Day Masses at 9.30am in Rahugh and 11am in Kilbeggan.

Kilcloon Parish

Christmas Eve:            Vigil Mass in Kilcloon at 7pm.

Christmas Day:           Batterstown 9.30am.  Little Chapel 10.45am.  Kilcloon 12 noon.

Kilcormac & Killoughey Parish

Christmas Eve  Vigil Masses in Mount Bolus 7.30pm  and    Kilcormac 9.00pm

Christmas Day  Masses in Mount Bolus 10am  and   Kilcormac 11.30am

Kildalkey Parish

Christmas Eve             Masses at 6.00pm  and 8.30pm

Christmas Day                        Mass at 10.00am

Confessions                Christmas Eve 12 - 1 pm

Killucan, Rathwire & Raharney Parish

Christmas Eve 5pm in Rathwire and 9pm in Raharney

Midnight Mass with the Camillians.

Christmas Day 10am in Raharney and 11.30am in Rathwire.

Confessions Sat Rathwire 2pm-3pm. Raharney 3.15pm-4.15pm

Kilmessan & Dunsany Parish

Kilmessan Christmas Eve 7.30pm  and   Christmas Day 11am

Dunsany    Christmas Eve 6pm  and   Christmas Day 9.30am

Kilskyre & Ballinlough Parish

Ballinlough Christmas Eve at 6.15pm and Christmas Day at 10am

Kilskyre      Christmas Eve at 8pm and Christmas Day at 11.30am

Kingscourt Parish

Christmas Eve Family Mass at 5.30pm in Church of the Immaculate Conception, Kingscourt.

Christmas Eve Mass at 7.30pm in the Church of Our Lady of Mount Carmel, Muff

Christmas Eve Candlelight Mass at 9.00pm in Church of the Immaculate Conception, Kingscourt

First Mass of Christmas Day at 9.00am in St. Joseph’s Church, Corlea.

Christmas Day Masses at 10.30am & 12 noon at the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Kingscourt.

Kinnegad Parish

Christmas Eve  4.00pm Family and Childrens Mass, Kinnegad.  

8.00pm Vigil Mass for Christmas in St. Agnes Church, Coralstown. 

12.00 Midnight Mass, Kinnegad.

Christmas Day  9.00am Mass St. Finians Church, Clonard.  

10.30am Mass St. Agnes Church, Coralstown.       

12.00 noon Mass Kinnegad

Laytown & Mornington Parish

Laytown: Christmas Eve 5pm and 9pm

Christmas Day 10am and 12noon

Mornington:    Christmas Eve 4pm, 6pm and 9pm

Christmas Day 10am and 11.30am

Lobinstown Parish

Christmas Eve             7.30pm

Longwood and Killyon

Christmas Eve             Killyon at 6pm and Longwood at 7.15pm

Christmas Day            Killyon at 10.30am and Longwood at 12 noon.

Moynalty Parish

Christmas Eve Moynalty at 8.00 pm

Christmas Day Moynalty at 9.00am & 11.00am, Newcastle at 10 am

Moynalvey & Kiltale Parish

Christmas Eve: Kiltale at 6.30 pm Moynalvey at 8 pm

Christmas Day: Kiltale at 10 am Moynalvey at 11.30 am

Mullingar Parish

Christmas Eve: Children’s Mass in St Paul’s Church at 6pm; Masses at 6pm in the Cathedral, Mass at 9pm in St Paul’s Church

Solemn Mass of the Lord's Nativity, celebrated by Bishop Smith at 10pm in the Cathedral

Christmas Day:Cathedral – 8.30am, 11am and 12.30pm;

St Paul’s Church – 10.30am and 12 noon;

Walshestown – 9am; Brotenstown – 10am; Gainstown – 10am

Penitential Service on Thursday at 7.30pm in the Cathedral

Confessions on Christmas Eve in the Cathedral 12 noon - 5.30pm

Navan Parish

St. Mary's Church:     Christmas Eve: 6pm and 8pm

Christmas Day: 8am, 11am and 1pm

St. Oliver's Church:     Christmas Eve: 6pm and 8pm

Christmas Day: 10am and 12 noon

Our Lady's Hospital:  Christmas Day: 9am

Confessions on Christmas Eve: St. Mary's Church 12 noon - 4pm

St. Oliver's Church 4.30pm – 5.30p-pm

Nobber Parish

Christmas Eve:  Masses at 8 pm and Midnight

Christmas Day:   Masses at 8.30 am and 11.00 am

Oldcastle & Moylagh Parish

Oldcastle:  Christmas Eve Masses 6.00pm (Children’s/ Folk Mass) & 9.00pm (Vigil Mass), Christmas Day Mass at 11.30am

Moylagh:   Christmas Eve Vigil at 7.30pmChristmas Day at 10.00am

Oristown & Kilberry Parish

Oristown  Christmas Eve Vigil 8.30pm and Christmas Day 10am

Kilberry   Christmas Eve Vigil  7pm and Christmas Day 11.30am

Rathmolyon & Jordanstown Parish

Rathmolyon: Christmas Eve 7:30pm Christmas Day 10am

Jordanstown: Christmas Eve 6pm & 9pm, Christmas Day 9am & 11am

Rahan Parish

Christmas Eve: The Island 6.00pm, Mucklagh 7.30pm and Killina 9.00pm

Christmas Day: Mucklagh 9.00am & 12noon, The Island 10.00am & Killina 10.30am

Rathkenny parish

Christmas Eve  Rushwee 6.15pm

Christmas Day  Grangegeeth 10am, Rathkenny 11.30am

Ratoath Parish

Christmas Eve:    5.00pm; 7.00pm and 9.00pm
Christmas Day:   9.00am; 11.00am and 12.15pm

Rochfortbridge Parish

Christmas Eve  Masses at 5 pm (family) and 7 pm Rochfortbridge

Christmas Day 9 am Meedin; 10.15 am Milltownpass and 11.30 am Rochfortbridge
 
Confessions Thursday 10.30 -11.30am Rochfortbridge, Christmas Eve 10.30am-12.30pm Rochfortbridge.

Slane & Monknewtown Parish

Christmas Eve Slane at 8pm and Monknewtown at 10pm

Christmas Day Monknewtown and 9.30am & Slane at 11am

Confessions on Christmas Eve 10.30am to 11.45am. 

Stamullen & Julianstown Parish

Stamullen Christmas Eve 4.30 pm (Mass for Young Families), 8.30 pm Carols with Stamullen Choir, 9.00 pm Vigil Mass of the Nativity

Christmas Day 10.00 am Mass of the Nativity

Julianstown Christmas Eve 6.30 pm (Mass for Young Families)

8.40pm Carols with Julianstown Choir, 9pm Vigil Mass of the Nativity

Christmas Day  11.30 am Mass of the Nativity 

Trim & Boardsmill Parish

Christmas Eve: Trim 5pm and 9pm; Boardsmill 7pm

Christmas Day: Trim 9am, 11am & 12.30pm Boardsmill 10am

Christmas Eve: Confessions after 10am Mass til 11am and 2-4pm

Tubber & Rosemount Parish

Rosemount: Christmas Eve 6pm Children’s Mass; 12.00am Midnight Mass; Christmas Day 10am

Tubber: Christmas Eve 9pm and Christmas Day 11.15am

Tullamore & Durrow Parish

Tullamore Christmas Eve 6.30 pm and 9.00 pm. 

Christmas Day 8.30 am, 10.00 am, 11.30 am and 1.00 pm.

Hospital: 9am.  Riada House: 10 am. 

Polish Mass Christmas Day: 2.30pm.

Durrow Christmas Eve 12 midnight. Christmas Day 11.30 am.

Confessions:   Tuesday Dec. 20th 7.45am - 7.30pm. 

Christmas Eve: 2pm- 5.30pm

Polish Confessions: Fri. 23rd at 7.30pm. 

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