Welcome to the Parishes of Askea, Bennekerry & Tinryland
Welcome, and thank you for visiting our parish website. Our site is intended to be a source of information about our parishes for locals and visitors alike. We hope that you may find these pages informative and supportive. We welcome your suggestions.
Thursday 15th August is the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary and is a Holy Day of Obligation. Mass for the Holy Day will be celebrated as follows: Holy Family Church, Askea Vigil Mass Wednesday 14th August at 7pm Thursday 15th August – 9am and 10.30am St Mary’s Church, Bennekerry Holy Day [...]
For Wednesday 6th August 2014. Numbers drawn were 4, 5, 15 & 19. No Jackpot Winner. 13 Match 3s won €1,000. €77 each. There was 1 Match 3s from Askea / Bennekerry. New Jackpot €18,000. Winner Promoter Veritas William Fitzgerald Tickets €2 each – available from Askea Parish Centre. Please note the draw takes place each Wednesday at 4.30pm in [...]
Adult English classes for beginners are available in Askea Parish Community Centre. Classes are free of change and will be held on Mondays at 8pm. All nationalities welcome. Contact Askea Parish Centre for details 059 9142565.
Bishop Nulty has announced the 2014 Diocesan changes which includes creating three new deaneries from the previous seven deaneries – Kildare and Leighlin North, West and South. Very Rev Thomas Little Adm Askea and PP Bennekerry / Tinryland has been appointed as Vicar for Kildare and Leighlin South. Rev Fr Liam Morgan CC will move [...]
Craft Table with crafts for sale in Askea Parish Community Centre - made by the clients of the Day Care Centre. Knitted chickens with chocolate eggs for sale €2; Draught excluders €5; Hot Water Bottle Covers €3; Scarves €8. And lots more crafts made by the clients of the Carlow Day Care Centre. All proceeds go to the [...]