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COVID 19 PANDEMIC - RE-OPENING OF ST MARY'S FOR PUBLIC MASSES
Note that Masses will continue to take place live on your radio on 106.2Mhz FM


 St. Mary’s Church re-opened for public celebration on Monday 29 June 2020.

Strict adherence to the guidelines laid down by the Public Health Authorities and the Catholic Bishops of Ireland 

to ensure that the church will be a safe place for people to attend at Mass are being observed.

We continue the search for volunteers to form teams of ushers and sanitizers who are willing 

to help to keep the church safe for public Masses. 

Please volunteer by giving in your name by phone – 052-7443447 or email – [email protected]

The numbers of such volunteers have a direct impact on the amount of Masses we can celebrate in Cahir.


To attend any available Sunday Mass, you will need to book a place or places at the Parish Office. This can be done by phone or email. 

You will be asked to give your name and contact telephone number to facilitate contact tracing if needed. 

Please arrive approx 15 mins before the service.

A max of 50 people will be able to be in the church at a public Mass initially. Booking in advance will be essential to be present at a Mass.

Special measures will be in place to facilitate social distancing and health safety.


These include:

  • No parking in the churchyard; parking only in the Parish Centre Car Park and in the overflow Car Park behind the Church.
  • Entrance by main door only, exit via any door
  • Temperature testing before admission to the church- if you are feeling unwell please do not attend.
  • Reception of Holy Communion on the hand at the designated Holy Communion pod at the end of Mass.
  • Wearing of face mask advised but not compulsory.
  • Sanitise your hands before & after Mass.
  • before & after Mass.

(Feel free to translate our plans to your language - here)

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Weekend masses subject to booking and are

as part of Covid-19 restrictions currently in force:


Saturday Vigil     -  7.00pm

Sunday Masses -  11.00am 

Weekday Masses - 10.30am except Tuesday & Saturday

Weekday funerals to take place at 10.30am Mass








Eucharistic Adoration  - Mondays 10.30am to 6pm and Fridays 10.30am to 4.30pm 



Baptism                           - every Saturday at 6.30pm

Marriage                         - contact Parish Priest for information

                                          Three months advance notice is essential to prepare documents


Accord pre-marriage course is a requirement. Check accord.ie.






POLSKI

Te czasy obowiązują poza obecnie obowiązującymi ograniczeniami Covid-19:

Msza Czwarta niedziela kazdego miesiaca Polska masza o godzinie 13.00.

Mass in the Polish language on the Fourth Sunday of every month in St Mary's Parish Church, Cahir at 1.00pm