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Level 5 Restrictions and What is the Impact on Clonakilty Parish?

Since the decision of the Government to introduce Level 3 restrictions, there will be no public Masses in Clonakilty from 7th October 2020 until further notice.

With the upgrade to Level 5 from 22nd October, all the current restriction stay in place.

Masses Move to Online (www.clonakiltyparish.ie/live)

Masses in the Parish Church can be viewed online via the webcam at 10am on weekdays and at 11am on Sundays.  These Masses will be recorded and can be viewed at any time. 

There will be no 7pm Mass on Saturdays and no 8.30am Mass on Sundays and no 10am Sunday Mass in Darrara while Level 3 (or a higher level) continues.

Any intentions which have previously been booked for the 7pm Saturday Vigil Mass will be transferred to the 11am Sunday Mass.  All other booked  intentions will be honoured, and future bookings will be accepted.

Church is Only Open to the Public:

  • The churches will be open during the day for private prayer.
  • Funerals and weddings are restricted to 25 people attending.


Clonakilty Parish Appeal Update

We ask you to continue your Offertory Collection offerings by

  1. placing them in an envelope and putting them in the box near St Anthony’s statue or the box near the sanctuary in Darrara Church. (Please mark the envelope ‘Offertory Collection’) or
  2. using the Donate Button on this page or
  3. by direct bank transfer.

The facility to make your donation to the offertory collections directly to the bank still exists see below:


IBAN: IE54 BOFI 9026 1029 0094 71 (No spaces)
Account No: 29009471

Sort Code: 902610

The Offertory Collections finance the upkeep and maintenance of the churches in Clonakilty Parish which includes lighting, heating, necessary supplies and repairs and the deep cleaning and sanitising of the buildings to ensure safe health for those who wish to come in and pray.


During these unprecedented times, please continue to stay safe.  Please don’t hesitate to make contact with us by phoning or emailing Clonakilty Parish.  We will keep you updated through this website and our Facebook page.

Thanking you in advance for your continued generosity and be assured of my prayers.

God bless you all,