Today's Thought

For Newman, the task of theological investigation, pursued without “ifs, ands, or buts,” was a deeply existential one, which entailed an ultimate responsibility before his conscience and its conviction of truth and, at the same time, and not least, for the people around him in Littlemore, in the Oxford Movement, and throughout England who looked to him as a spiritual and intellectual guide. And so at the beginning of 1845 one may cautiously assert that Newman’s biography and theology correspond

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Welcome, and thank you for visiting our parish website.   The Roman Catholic Parish of Knocklyon is an active and vibrant Christian community.   Our website is a great way to keep up-to-date on the events in our parish.  We hope that it serves as a resource for parishioners and visitors alike.  We welcome your feedback and participation.


Key dates coming up

Baptisms Saturday 10th & 17th Dec 12 at 12 noon.

St Vincent de Paul Annual Appeal Sat/Sun 10th & 11th Dec

Advent Reflection  Sat 17th Dec 10.30 – 11.00 am

Reconciliation Sunday 17/18 Dec
Sacrament of reconciliation followed by celebration of mass:
Sat 17th Dec 7.00 pm. Sun 18th Dec 10.00 am, 11.00 am, 12.30 pm, 7.00 pm.

Carol Service Tuesday 20th December 7.00 pm.


Jesus, Mary and Joseph,
Holy Family of Nazareth,
we bless and venerate you.
We commend to your care and protection
the cause of marriage and family life.
May the peace which reigned in your home
take possession of all hearts and abide in
all families.
Confirm all men and women in the truth
so we may recognise what is good and
and reject all that hinders life
and the true flourishing of humanity.
Guide the hearts of all your people

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