Our Helpers

Collectors

This important group of people provide an invaluable service to the parish by facilitating the offertory collections during Sunday Masses.  The offerings collected are used to defray the costs of running the parish and for the upkeep of Parish Churches and buildings.

 

Envelope Distributors

These volunteers distribute envelopes to all households in the Parish every January.  The envelopes are for the different collections held during the year.  This group provide an indispensable service to the parish community.

Cathedral Altar Linen Society

The Altar Linen Society comprises of six voluntary members who on Monday of each week collect the used purificators and finger towels. Each members turn comes round once in six weeks when that member washes and irons the linen and the returns it to the Cathedral.

Thurles Flower Club

Founded November 1978. Meetings are held on the second Tuesday of the month at the Anner Hotel Thurles, members are involved in decorating both churches with flowers all year round. The club is affiliated to A.O.I.F.A (Association of Irish Flower Artists). New members are always welcome.