Festival Mass musicians and choir October 2023

The wonderful Rowe Street Choir with Professor Gerard Gillen as the organist, Wexford Opera Soprano Soloist Ami Hewitt and Anthony Nolan on trumpet. A glorious and memorable performance of the Missa Brevis by Jacob de Haan for the 72nd Wexford Festival Opera 2023. ✨️

Prayers in St Ibar’s Cemetery for All souls Day

A Reminder that at 3pm on the Feast Day of All Souls 2 November 2023 there is a prayer service and blessing of graces ceremony in St Ibar’s Cemetery, Crosstown. All are welcome we will meet at the Calvary and this ceremony will go out live on our Wexford Parish Facebook Page.    

Urgent call to Prayer for the Holy Land 27 October 2023

Dear friends. In this video, Archbishop Eamonn Martin speaks for all of us when he describes our feelings of dread and sadness over the events unfolding in Israel and Gaza over the last three weeks.  In these dark days and with a humanitarian disaster looming, Pope Francis has summoned every Faith community to pray and […]

Wexford Opera Festival Mass Sunday 29 October 2023 at 12noon

The Wexford Opera Festival mass 2023 will take place on Sunday October 29th at 12 noon. The Missa Brevis, by contemporary Dutch composer Jacob de Haan will be sung by Rowe street choir under their director Donagh Wylde. The choir will be joined by the distinguished internationally renowned organist Professor Emeritus Maynooth, Gerard Gillen and […]

Commissioning of Wexford Parish Pastoral Council and Care Group 22 October 2023

On Mission Sunday 2023 in the Parish of Wexford Some of the Wexford Parish Pastoral Council and the Wexford Parish Care Team were commissioned by Fr James Cullen CC in the Church of the Assumption  Bride Street at 11am and Fr Michael O’Shea CC in the Church of the Immaculate Conception Rowe Street at 12noon. […]

Presentation Sisters leave Wexford after 205 years

Wexford Parish and the Community say goodbye. On the 13 October 2023 after 205 years of the Presentation Sister Community here in Wexford, coming here on the 2 October 1818.  A very special day of celebration continued in the afternoon with a tree planting ceremony to mark the Presentation Sisters’ departure from Wexford. Sr Grace […]

Priest’s Conference October 2023

  As part of the universal Church’s ongoing journey of synodality, the priests of the Diocese of Ferns met together for three days. The assembly of priests worked with facilitators on pastoral development, Scripture, lay ministry, collaboration, synodality, pastoral area formation and leadership. The work of the facilitators especially the lay participation was deeply appreciated. […]

First Holy Communion and Confirmation Dates 2024

DATES FOR FIRST HOLY COMMUNION AND CONFIRMATION IN WEXFORD PARISH 2024 CBS Primary: First Communion – Saturday 4th May, 12pm, Bride St Confirmation – Friday 31st May, 12 pm, Bride St St John of God, the Faythe: First Communion – Saturday 25th May at 12pm, Bride St Confirmation – Friday 19th April at 12pm, Bride St Mercy, John’s Road First […]