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Fr. John Mc Namara Adm.

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About our parish

Parish Administrator

Fr. John Mc Namara
Fr. John took up his appointment in 2011

Parish Curates 
Fr. Karl Fortune C.C., was appointed to Leixlip Parish in 2011
Fr. Eladius Mutunzi C.C. is ministering at weekends and special parish occasions while he completes his studies in St. Patricks College Maynooth.

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Recent Blog Posts

September 30, 2016 |


DAY FOR LIFE  2016 – PASTORAL MESSAGE: -‘EVERYTHING IN CONNECTED’ ‘Faced with the sacredness of life and of the human person, and before the marvels of the universe, wonder is the only appropriate attitude.’ Letter of St John Paul II to Artists, 1999 Last year was the hottest on record. In a small village in the South East of India, a farmer called Jejabba braved the midday heat to take his cows to shelter by a mango grove. He arrived home dehydrated and died before he could reach a hospital. He was 63. Jejabba is not alone. Over 4,500 people in India and Pakistan died during last summer’s heatwave. Rising temperatures are making droughts...

September 16, 2016 |


VACANCY FOR PART TIME CARETAKER: Leixlip Parish Centre requires a Part Time Caretaker.  This role is offered initially on a 1 year fixed term basis for 20  hours (flexible) per week.(including weekends). This position is to provide general grounds maintenance on the Church/Parish Centre grounds and caretaking duties to the Parish Centre.  Previous caretaking / maintenance experience is required. Full details are available on the Parish Website – www.oln.ie or by calling into the Parish Office in the Parish Centre, Leixlip, Co. Kildare or by phoning 6243673 or 6245169. Office opening hours are Monday to Friday 10 – 1 p.m.   Application should be made by post, addressed to Fr. John McNamara, Administrator, Parish of...

September 16, 2016 |


VACANCY FOR PART TIME PARISH SACRISTAN(S) Leixlip Parish is currently recruiting Part Time Parish Sacristans (2) to work on a job sharing, week on – week off basis and including weekends.  The role is offered initially on a one year fixed term basis for 20 hours per week (including weekends) The position of Part Time Sacristan is to provide a high level of support to the Parish Priest and Parish Team in the general running of the Parish.   View full job description / Download full job...

September 9, 2016 |


ADULT ALPHA: The “Alpha Programme” exploring the basics of our Christian faith will be held in the Parish Centre commencing on Wed. 28th September. It’s a 12 week programme held each Wednesday, concluding on Wednesday 14th December. It starts start at 8 p.m. and finish at 9.30 p.m. This is an ideal way to rekindle your faith. See also...

September 9, 2016 |


CROSSCARE SOCIAL SUPORT AGENCY OF THE CATHOLIC ARCHDIOCESE OF DUBLIN – ANNUAL COLLECTION FOR COMMUNITY & HOMELESS SERVICES – WEEKEND 17/18TH SEPTEMBER. This collection will take place at the 2nd collection and will replace the normal SHARE Collection. Inspired by the example and teachings of Jesus Christ, Crosscare has: A VISION of a society where all people have the opportunity to fulfil their potential. A Mission to provide innovation and relevant services to those most in need. Ms. Hannah O’Toole & Ms. Yvonne Fleming will speak at all Masses on this appeal. Your support will be very much...

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