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Dear Friends, 

From 10th May the Restrictions (see will Impact Clonakilty Parish as follows…

Masses are available online ( or as follows

and in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Clonakilty 

  • Monday to Saturday 10am Daily Mass
  • Saturday 7pm Vigil Mass
  • Sunday 8.30am & 11am Mass
In Sacred Heart Church, Darrara

  • Sunday 10am Mass
Rosary is also available online ( or as follows
Monday to Saturday – 9.30am during the month of May 2021.
The Mass & Rosary Timetable may change week to week depending on Feast Days, Funeral Masses etc, please checkout the Schedule tab on the links mentioned above for any updates.
Confessions are available on Saturdays between 12Noon and 12.30pm

Church is open to the Public as follows:

  • The churches will be open during the day for private prayer.
  • Funerals are restricted to a maximum of 50 people attending.
  • Weddings are restricted to a maximum of 50 guests attending.

In accordance with Government guidelines, we request individuals (children included) to please

  • sanitise their hands upon entering and exiting the Churches.
  • wear a face covering for the duration of their visit.
  • observe the 2 metre Social Distance Rule while in the Churches. Members of the same household can sit together.
  • follow the directions/instructions from our stewards (if present).
  • do NOT visit if they are feeling unwell or if they have recently been in contact with someone who tested positive or is waiting to be tested for Covid-19 or awaiting test results.

We are very grateful to our volunteers who steward and sanitise our Churches to make our visits safe.

Cork and Ross Net Ministry Team

The Team is back after their Easter break and will be hosting online events from our Facebook page at 7pm on 

  • Families of Joy on Friday Nights (check out this recording of the first of these broadcasts)
  • Forever Endeavor Weekly Broadcast on Sunday Nights

We are delighted to host members of the Cork and Ross NET Ministry Team here in Clonakilty. Please check them out on their Facebook page and on Instagram. They will be with us up until the end of June. Hope you get a chance to meet or follow online this great bunch of young people.

The Team will be broadcasting from our Facebook page from time to time, well worth checking it out. They are also offering online Youth Alpha Sessions for 14 to 17 year olds.  If anyone is interested, ease contact the team on or 085 873 3529 for more details or a registration form. 

The team will produce a newsletter from time to time and the latest edition is available here.

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,

Actual Events

all-day Novena to St. Thérèse of Lisieux...
Novena to St. Thérèse of Lisieux...
Sep 23 – Oct 1 all-day
Novena to St. Thérèse of Lisieux - The Little Flower
All are welcome to attend our Novena in honour of Saint Thérèse of Lisieux in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Clonakilty. Starting at 10am Mass on 23rd September.