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Welcome to our Parish

The people of our parish show a .great pride in our Churches and parish and we hope to continue the excellent work of our predecessors and the various organisations and committees within the parish.

If you contribute to the life of the parish by attending Mass and other celebrations, give your time and talents as a volunteer in one of the many lay ministries and/or provide financial support. We would like to offer our sincere thanks and encourage you to continue to be part of our parish family as it grows and develops.

If you are new to our parish, you are very welcome and we invite and encourage you to reach out to us. Please contact any of our priests, our Parish Pastoral Worker or the Parish Office, all of our contact details can be found on the Contact us page, we would really love to hear from you and see how we can be of service to you.

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Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception – Mass Times

December 6, 2023

Mass Times in the parishes of Narraghmore, Moone & Athy

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Mass Intentions – Sunday 3rd December – 1st Sunday of Advent

December 1, 2023

Recently Deceased:

Sadie Coyle (née O’Brien)

Oliver Callaghan


Mass Saturday 2nd December – Crookstown

Louise Flood

Patricia Brady (2nd A)

Kathleen Cranny (M.M.)

Joseph Dowling (Jnr) (A)

Susan Dunne Mc Ferran (5th A)

Michael Fogarty (7th A)

Recently deceased:  Oliver Callaghan



Mass Sunday 3rd December – Ballymount

Recently deceased:  Oliver Callaghan


Mass Intentions – 26th November 2023 – Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe

November 24, 2023

Recently Deceased:  Patrick Brennan – Ballybarney

MASS Saturday 25th November – Crookstown

Edward Lawlor – Wood Road

Mary Loakman (1st A)

Michael Donoghue – Grangecon (A) & his wife Agnes

Thomas Charlie Lavin (A)

Patrick Keogh – Lipstown (A)

Jim Keogh – Monkstown, Dublin (A)

Mary Moore (1st A)

Jack O’Connor – Blackhall (A)


Retirement Celebration for Nuala Costello, Principal of St. Laurence’s National School

November 24, 2023

Retirement Celebration for Nuala Costello will take place in Ss. Laurence’s & St. Mary’s Church, Crookstown on Friday 1st December at 11am 

Scoil Ide Naofa Open Night

November 24, 2023

Open night in Scoil Ide Naofa, Kilmead, will take place on Thursday 30th November from 5pm-7pm. All are welcome. For further information please scan QR Code on poster below. 


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Moone Christmas Raffle and Cake Sale

November 24, 2023

Moone Christmas Cake Sale & Christmas Draw

The Christmas draw and Christmas Cake Sale will take place in the church of the blessed trinity, Moone, on  Sunday 3rd December after 12:00noon mass. Raffle Tickets are available in Parish office Crookstown and in Moone Church.  All donation of cakes for cake sale…


November 22, 2023


Our apologies for the short notice, the reflection day for Ministers of the Word, due to take place on Saturday December 2nd has been rescheduled to the New Year. Please put Saturday January 27th in your diary. 

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Ss. Mary and Laurence Church, Crookstown

Welcome to the Church of Ss Mary & Laurence in Crookstown, the parish church of the parish of Narraghmore.

Set in rural south Kildare, with it’s proximity to many fine receptions venues, the beautiful church of Ss Mary & Laurence is a popular church for the celebration of weddings.

The current church has been serving the parish community since the 1860’s. It boasts a stained glass window in honour of Cardinal Paul Cullen, who was born close by in Ballitore. St Laurence O’Toole, who is co-patron of our parish, was born close by, just outside Castledermot.

The faith community of Ss Mary & Laurence make every effort to ensure that our church is warm and welcoming for parishioners and visitors alike, your support would be greatly appreciated.


Saturday 7.00pm
Wednesday & Friday 9.30am
Holy Day Vigil 7.00pm

St. Ita's Church, Kilmead

Welcome to the beautiful Church of St Ita in the village of Kilmead.

St Ita’s is a chapel of ease of the parish of Narraghmore, having served the community here since the late eighteenth century. The faith community of St Ita’s are justifiably proud of our church, we strive to keep it in good order, warm and well presented. Your support would be very much appreciated.


Sunday 10.30am
Weekday - subject to change or cancellation without notice 10am

St. Joseph's Church, Ballymount

Welcome the church of St Joseph, Ballymount. St Joseph’s is a chapel of ease of the parish of Narraghmore. 

The faith community work very hard to keep the church in good order. Is is a vibrant faith community who take great care and pride in the church. Keeping the church well maintained both inside and out, with beautifully appointed grounds around the church. To the rear of the church is a very popular grotto to Our Lady.

Your support for the church of St Joseph would be greatly appreciated.


Sunday 8.30am

Church of the Blessed Trinity, Moone

Welcome to the Church of the Most Blessed Trinity in Moone. The church has been serving the faith community of Moone since the mid nineteenth century. 

Recently the church has been undergoing substantial refurbishment, both inside and out. Much of the work has been completed but more remains to be done;. Your support of this vital work for the preservation of the church would be greatly appreciated.


Sunday 12.00pm
Thursday 9:30am
Holy Day 11.00am