Easter Ceremonies Thurles Parish 2023

Holy Week – Thurles Parish 2023                                                               

Wednesday April 5th:

Daily Mass:                                       11.00 a.m.      Cathedral               

Chrism Mass:                                      7.00 p.m.        Cathedral


Holy Thursday April 6th :

(Please note NO 11.00 a.m. Mass)


Mass of the Lord’s Supper:         7.00 p.m.        Cathedral

(Family Mass – to include First Communion Children & their families)


Mass of the Lord’s Supper:   8.00 p.m.              Pallottine Chapel


Prayer in the Garden of Gethsemane:      9.00 p.m.      Bóthar na Naomh Church


Good Friday April 7th:           

Children’s Story of Easter:            11.00 a.m.     Bóthar na Naomh Church


The Lord’s Passion:                                  3.00 p.m.      Cathedral


The Lord’s Passion:                               3.00 p.m.      Pallottine Chapel


Stations of the Cross                              7.00 p.m.      Bóthar Na Naomh Church


Prayer around the Cross:                      9.00 p.m.       Cathedral


NO Eucharistic Adoration Good Friday & Holy Saturday



Envelopes available at the back of both Churches.


Holy Saturday April 8th:

Liturgy of Blessing of Bread:              12.30 p.m.     Cathedral

(Polish Community)

CONFESSIONS:  2.00 p.m. – 5.00 p.m. Cathedral


Easter Vigil:                        7.00 p.m.      Cathedral

                                      (Beginning outdoor – weather permitting)    


Easter Vigil:                        8.00 p.m.      Pallottine Chapel


Easter Sunday April 9th: MASS TIMES:                               

                                               6.30 a.m.    Dawn Mass, Killinan Cemetery

                                               9.00 a.m.    Cathedral

                                              10.00 a.m.   Bóthar na Naomh Church

                                              10.00 a.m.   Pallottine Chapel

                                              11.00 a.m.   Cathedral.

PLEASE NOTE: NO 7.00 p.m. Mass Easter Sunday in Bóthar na Naomh Church. No Evening Mass in the Cathedral  Monday, Wednesday or Friday, April 10th, 12th & 14th.