Christmas Mass Times

The following is a list of Mass Times in parishes around the city this Christmas.

St. Joseph's Parish

Christmas Eve - 24th December 7.00pm

Christmas Day - 10.00am and 11.30am

Stephen's day--10.30am

New Years Day – Thursday, 1st January, 2009 at 7.00pm. 'World Day of Prayer for Peace'

St. Mary's Parish

Christmas Eve Wednesday 24th December 7.30pm

Christmas Day Thursday 25th December 8.00am, 9.30am, 11.00am and 12.30pm

St. Stephen's Day Friday 26th December 10.00am

Friday 26th December - St. Stephen's Day - 10am

Saturday 27th December - Exposition of The Blessed Sacrament 9am until 10am - 10.00am Mass - Novena to our Blessed Lady. Vigil Mass 7.30pm

Sunday 28th December - 9.30am and 11am

St. Paul's Parish

Confession: Saturday 20th December after the 10am Mass. Monday 22nd December from 7pm to 8pm

Wednesday 24th December at 10.00am

Christmas Eve – Vigil Mass at 7.30pm

Christmas Day – Mass at 10am, 11am (Family Mass] and 12.15pm

No evening Mass on Christmas Day

St. Stephen's Day Mass at 10am

Sat 27th December – Mass at 10am

Saturday 27th December – Vigil Mass at 7.30pm

Sunday 28th December – Mass at 10.00am, 11.00am (Family Mass] and 12.15pm

St John's Parish

Saturday December 20: Vigil Mass 6.30pm, confessions 10.30am to 12 noon, 6pm to 6.30pm and after Vigil Mass

Sunday: Masses at 8am, 10.30am, 12 noon and 7pm.

Monday & Tuesday: Morning Mass 10am, confessions 10.30am to 11am, evening Mass 5.45pm.

Christmas Eve: Morning Mass 10am, confession 10.30am to 1pm, children's Mass 4.30pm, Vigil Mass 7pm, carols begin at 6.30pm

Christmas Day: morning Masses 8am, 10am (Cantor), 11am (folk group), 12.15pm (senior choir).

St Stephen's Day: Morning Masses 10am; no evening Mass.

Saturday December 27: morning Mass 10am, Vigil Mass 6.30pm (Feast of the Holy Family)

Sunday, December 28: 8am, 10.30am, 12 noon and 7pm.

St Nicholas Parish

Christmas Eve: Mass at 9pm in St Munchin's College Chapel; 7pm in St Nicholas Church

Christmas Day: Mass at 10.30am Christmas Day in St Nicholas Church, 12pm in St Munchin's College Chapel. (No 12.30pm or 7pm Mass in St Nicholas Church on Christmas Day)

St Stephen's Day: Mass at 7pm in St Nicholas Church

December 29: 9.45am Mass, St Nicholas Church

December 30: 7pm Mass St Nicholas Church

December 31: 9.45am Mass St Nicholas Church

January 1: 7pm Mass St Nicholas Church

January 2: 7pm Mass St Nicholas Church

Our Lady Queen of Peace Parish

Christmas Eve Confession 11.00 to 12.00pm

Mass of the Nativity 6.00pm

Christmas Day 11.00am

St. Stephen's Day 11.00am

Our Lady of Lourdes Parish

Sunday, 21st December, 10.30am and 12.00 noon

Monday, 22nd December, 10.00am

Tuesday, 23rd December. 10.00am

Wednesday, 24th December. 10.00am and 6.00pm

Christmas Day 9.00am, 10.30am and 12.00 noon

St. Stephen's Day 11.00am

Saturday, 27th December 10.00am and 6.00pm

Sunday, 28th December 10.30am and 12.00 noon

Our Lady of the Rosary Parish

Christmas Eve: Vigil Masses 6.00pm and 8.00pm

Christmas Day: 10.00am and 11.30am No Evening Mass

Christmas Eve:- Vigil Masses 6.00pm. and 8.00pm

Christmas Day:- 10am and 11.30am No Evening Mass

Confessions 10.30 am and 6.15 pm from Dec 17th to 21st Dec. 10.30 am on 22nd December and Christmas Eve

Sunday 30th December: (Feast of the Holy Family] Masses at usual: Vigil at 6.00 pm and Sunday 10 am and 11.30am

Holy Family Parish Masses.

Christmas Eve 7.30pm

Christmas Day 10.30am and 12.00 noon

Corpus Christi Parish

Christmas Eve Vigil Mass at 7.30pm

Christmas Day 11.00am

St. Stephen's Day Mass 10.00am

Fedamore Parish

Christmas Eve 8.00pm Christmas Day 10.30pm

Monaleen Parish

Confession: Christmas Eve 12.00noon to 1.00pm

Christmas Eve: 6.00pm Children's Mass, 8.00pm Family Mass, 11.00pm Choral Mass

Christmas Day: 9.30am, 11.00am 12.30pm.

Patrickswell / Ballybrown Parish

Christmas Eve: Patrickswell 9.00pm and Ballybrown 9.00pm

Christmas Day: Patrickswell 10.00am, 12noon and Ballybrown 11.00am

St Stephen's Day: Patrickswell 9.30am and Ballybrown 9.30am

Redemptorist Church

Monday 15th to Friday 19th December. Pre-Christmas Mission – 'Put Christ back into Christmas'.

Masses: 7.00am, 10.00am, 7.30pm (8.00am and 7.15pm Masses cancelled for week]

Exposition each day after 10.00am Mass to 7.00pm. Reconciliation Service at all sessions on Thursday (No Mass]

Saturday, 20th December Confessions after 10.00am Mass to 1.00pm & 3.00pm to 7.15pm. Vigil Mass: 7.30pm.

Sunday, 21st December. Masses: 8.00am, 12.00 noon, 7.15pm.

Monday and Tuesday, 22nd and 23rd December. Masses: 8.00am, 10.00am, 7.15pm. (Confraternity, Mon. at 7.55pm]

Confessions: After 10.00am Mass to 7.00pm. Brief Reconciliation Services after 10.00am and 7.15pm Masses.

Wednesday, 24th December (Christmas Eve] Masses: 8.00am, 10.00am. (There is NO Evening Mass].

Confessions after 10.00am Mass to 8.00pm. Brief Reconciliation Service after 10.00am Mass.

Church closes at 8.00pm and reopens at 10.30pm for Midnight Mass.11.15pm Service of Carols before Mass.

12.00 Midnight Mass.

Christmas Day Masses: 8.00am 10.00am and 12.00 noon with Choir (There is NO Evening Mass]

6.00pm Ceremony of Light with Carols, Readings and Benediction.

Friday, 26th December. Masses: 10.00am and 7.15pm. No confessions (Reception closed]

Saturday 27th December. Novena Mass: 10.00am.Novena Devotions at 7.15pm. Vigil Mass 7.30pm

Sunday 28th December. Masses: 8.00am, 12.00 noon, 7.15pm.

Monday to Friday, 29th December to 2nd Jan. 2009, Masses: 10.00am, 7.15pm.

No Priest on duty and no confessions

Saturday 3rd January, Novena Mass: 10am. Novena Devotions at 7.15pm Vigil Mass 7.30pm

Sunday, 4th January, Masses 8am, 12 Noon, 7.15pm

Monday, 5th January, Masses 8am, 10am, and at 7.15pm (Epiphany Vigil]

Tuesday, 6th January Feast of Epiphany.Masses: 8.00am, 10am, 12.00 Noon, 7.15pm

Sunday, 11th.January Masses: 8.00am, 12.00 noon, 7.15pm.

Church Office closed from 6.00pm on Christmas Eve until Monday, 29th December, when it will reopen at 9.00am.

St Michael's Church Denmark Street

Christmas Eve: Vigil at 6pm; Midnight Mass in Polish

Christmas Day Mass 10.30am, 12.30am (Polish)

St Stephen's Day 10am, 12.30am (Polish)


Christmas Eve - 9pm

Christmas Day - 9.30am and 11.30am

St. Stephen's Day - 10.30am


Christmas Eve - 9pm

Christmas Day - at 11am

St Stephen's Day - 7.30pm


Christmas Eve - 9.30am

Christmas Day -11.30am


Christmas Eve - 7.30pm

Christmas Day - 9.30am


Christmas Eve - 9pm

Christmas Day - 10am and 12noon


Christmas Eve - 9pm

Christmas Day - 9am and 11.30am


Christmas Eve - 7.30pm

Christmas Day - 10am


Christmas Eve - 8pm

Christmas Day - 10.30am


St Mary's Cathedral

Christmas Eve: First Eucharist (Sung) of Christmas and Blessing the Crib 11.00 p.m.

Christmas Day: Sung Eucharist and Carols 11.15 a.m.

St Stephen's Day: Holy Communion 10.30 a.m

St John The Evangelist (December 27): Holy Communion 10.30 a.m

New Year's Eve: Short Service in the Tower followed by the bells ringing in the New Year 11.30 p.m

St Michael's Church

Christmas Day: Holy Communion 8.30am, The Eucharist 10.00am

Abington Church

Christmas Day: Christmas Eucharist 12 noon

All Saint's Church (Church of Ireland)

Christmas Day -Holy Communion at 9.30am


Jehovah's Witnesses, Limerick

Tuesday 23rd service 7.30pm

Christmas Day service 7.30pm

Sunday December 28 service 10.30am


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