Welcome to Arles Parish

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We want to make it easy for everyone to know what is happening in our parish and how to join us in worship. Our parish website is our online way of extending an invitation to all who want to be part of our faith community.

The website includes our Webcam, Mass Times, Weekly Newsletter and Contact Details. We also make it easy for you to donate to our parish with a secure and easy to use Online Donations page.

Thanks to all who support the work of Arles Parish. All are welcome in this place.
Fr. Padraig

Mass Times

Church of the Sacred Heart, Arles

Sunday 10.00am
Tuesday - Friday 10.00am
Preceded by rosary at 9.30am
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St. Anne's Church, Ballylinan

Saturday 7.30pm
Sunday 11.30am

St. Abban's Church, Killeen

Sunday 9am


First Holy Communion 2022

April 28, 2022

The dates for the Celebration of First Holy Communion in the parish are as follows:

Ballylinan – Saturday 7th May 2022 at 11am in St. Anne’s Church, Ballylinan.

Killeen – Saturday 7th May 2022 at 2pm in St. Abban’s Church, Killeen.

Arles – Sunday 8th May 2022 at 10am in the Church of the Sacred…

Celebration of Confirmation

April 22, 2022

We welcome Bishop Denis Nulty, Bishop of Kildare & Leighlin, to our parish to Confirm our young people on Thursday 28th April.


11am: St. Anne’s Church, Ballylinan

2pm: St. Abban’s Church, Killeen

Best wishes to all our young people and their families.

Holy Week Ceremonies

April 7, 2022

Holy Week Ceremonies 2022

Tuesday & Wednesday in Holy Week
Rosary 9.30am
Morning Mass 10am

Holy Thursday
Mass of the Lord’s Supper at 7.30pm in St. Anne’s Church, Ballylinan.
Please bring along your Trócaire box to this mass.
Adoration will continue in the Church until 10pm.
Confessions heard during…

Distribution of Blessed Palm Crosses After Mass

April 7, 2022

Following our Sunday mass this weekend (Palm Sunday), blessed Palm Crosses will be available in our three churches. Please  take one for your own home—it is a lovely symbol of our wish to welcome the Lord into our own homes.

Ukraine Appeal

March 31, 2022

A sincere word of thanks to everyone for your very kind and generous support for our parish collection for the people of Ukraine.

A total of €5, 867.27 was collected in total at our Sunday masses last weekend in our three churches.

That money will be sent to Bishops House in Carlow and then added…

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