The Parish is comprised of Mooncoin, Carrigeen & Kilnaspic.
Mooncoin has its origin from the Irish meaning "Quin's Meadow or Bog".
Carrigeen comes from "Little Rock".
Kilnaspic Coill or Cill meaning "The Bishop's Cell or Wood".
Mooncoin Parish has two Primary Schools and Coláiste Cois Siúire which has the distinction of being one of the earliest Vocational Schools established by the VEC.
Our Parish is part of the Dioceses of Ossory. Mooncoin Parish strives to reach out to all in our community, listen to their needs and foster a sense of belonging and inclusiveness. The website will give information about the history of the Parish as well as the services and activities provided.
You are very welcome to contact us at any time.
|Mooncoin Church||Carrigeen Church||Kilnaspic Church|
|Tuesday to Friday: 9.30 am - Mooncoin
|Sunday: 9.30 am (1st, 3rd & 5th Sundays of the month)
||Sunday: 9.30 am (2nd & 4th Sundays of the month)
Visitation of The Sick
First Friday: Visitation of the Sick will take place on the first Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday of the month. The Parish Office will contact you prior to a visit.
Please contact the Parish Office if you will not be at home on the first Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday of the month. Should anyone who is recently sick or housebound and would like a visit or to receive Holy Communion, you are welcome to contact Fr. Tobin on 086 2401278Hospital Visits
Please contact the Parish Office and let Fr. Tobin know if you or your loved ones or neighbours are ill at home or hospital and would like a visit (taking into account any restrictions on visits that may occur from time to time). Thank You.
The Cemetery Masses 2020 will take place on the following dates:
Carrigeen: Friday 7th June at 7.30 pm.
Mooncoin (New): Sat 6th June at 7 pm
Mooncoin (old) - Friday 12th June at 7 pm.
Kilnaspic - Saturday 27th June at 7 pm.
Please inform family, friends and All are welcome.
The Parish Hall car parking facilities are reserved on Monday and Wednesday evenings from 7 pm onwards for Bingo and Bridge. If any group or event is taking place elsewhere in the village and this car park is required for extra parking please contact the office in advance and we will facilitate as best we can. Thank you.
Be vigilant when parking!!
We advise all to take due care when parking your car, Please ensure no valuables are visible and doors are locked as we are not responsible for the safety of your car whilst parked either on church grounds or parish hall grounds. Thank you
THE NEW PASTORAL AREA INFORMATION BOOKLET for Mooncoin, Kilmacow & Templeorum
is available in all Churches