St. Fintan’s Church, Raheen

Saturday Shanahoe Vigil: 7.30pm
Sunday: 11.00am Tobar an Léinn N.S.
Weekdays: Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 10.00am -  Red Cross Centre, Raheen (See Newsletter –  Mass times subject to change) First Friday Shanahoe: 7.30pm
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Vigil Mass Saturday eve: 7.30pm

Sunday: 9.30am

Wednesday: 10.00am

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Parish Baptisms, Marriages & Deaths

Recent Death Notices

Elizabeth (Lizzie) Phelan R.I.P.

The death has occurred of Elizabeth (Lizzie) PHELAN Forest, Mountrath, Laois / Monasterevin, Kildare on Friday 25th April 2014 at St Joseph’s Unit, Moore Abbey, Monasterevin, in the loving care of Matron and Staff,deeply regretted by her loving daughter, extended family and friends. May She Rest In Peace

Reposing at Burke’s Funeral Home this Saturday evening with Rosary at 9pm.Removal on Sunday evening at 5.40pm to St Fintan’s Church, Mountrath arriving at 6pm. Funeral Mass on Monday morning at 11am followed by Burial in St. Fintan’s Cemetery, Raheen.





The death has occurred of James H. PRATT, Dealgrove, Shanahoe, Abbeyleix, Laois  on Monday 14th April 2014. Unexpectedly, sadly missed by beloved wife Margaret, daughter Heather, son Stephen, son-in-law Melvin, extended family and friends.

Reposing at his home today Wednesday until removal on Thursday to St. Matthew’s Church Roskelton, for Funeral Service at 2.30p.m., followed by Burial afterwards in the adjoining churchyard. House private on Thursday, please. Donations, in lieu of flowers, to St. Matthew’s Church, Roskelton.

Peace, Perfect, Peace.


Seamus Doughan, Cappanaclough. R.I.P.

The death has occurred of Seamus Doughan, Cappanaclough, Abbeyleix, Laois on Thursday 3rd April 2014.

Removal from his home on Saturday afternoon 5th April, to St. Fintan’s Church Raheen, for 2.30pm Requiem Mass, followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery. House private.

May He Rest In Peace.


“Those who have died go no further than God, and God is very near”