Cross Church Clare Ireland        Kilbaha Church Clare Ireland


Kilballyowen Parish

Kilballyowen Parish includes the villages of Cross and Kilbaha. Above are the churches of Cross and Kilbaha.



Saturday vigil Mass in Cross at 8pm

Sunday Morning Mass in Kilbaha at 11am




Sat 14th Cross 8pm John McMahon, Killenaugh

Sun 15th Kilbaha 11am

Tues 17th  Cross 10am

Weds 18th Kilbaha 10am

Thurs 19th Cross 10am 10.30 Exposition of Blessed Sacrament

Fri 20th Carrigaholt 10am

Sat 21st Cross 8pm Tommy & Delia Keane & Deceased Family, Rehy

Austin O’Farrell

Martin & Kathleen Austin, Oughterard

Sun 22nd Kilbaha 11am Paddy & Susan Lyons, Kilbaha



Kiltrellig Cemetery Mass: will be celebrated on Friday 3rd August 8pm



Mass at St Martint’s Well, Clarefield on Thursday 26th July at 8pm.


6th Annual West Clare Tractor Run: Sun15th July. Registration in Keane’s Bar Carrigaholt at 12 noon.

€20.00 per tractor.  Refreshments & entertainment in Morrissey’s bar after.

Proceeds to the West Clare Cancer Centre Kilkee



Lough Derg 2018: One Day Retreats commence Sat 5thMay.

& continue on May 6, 7, 8, 12, 13, 15, 20, 22, 26, 27 & 28.

Advance booking is essential. Tel +353 (0) 71 9861518 or

Three Day Pilgrimage Season begins Friday 1st June.


Graveyard Masses will be celebrated this year:

Kiltrellig Cemetery: Friday 3rd August 8pm


Prayer for World meeting of Families:  “God our Father, we are brothers and sisters in Jesus, your Son, One family, in the Spirit of your love. Bless us with the joy of love. Make us patient and kind, gentle and generous, welcoming to those in need. Help us to live your forgiveness and peace. Protect all families with your loving care, especially those for whom we now pray (n…) Increase our faith, strengthen our hope, keep us safe in your love, make us always grateful for the gift of life we share. This we ask, through Christ our Lord, Amen.


Petitions for World Meeting of Families: You are invited to write petitions that will be presented at the final Mass of the World Meeting of Families in August, celebrated by Pope Francis. Petitions should be placed in the box in front of the altar in both churches.


The boxes will be in the churches until 1st July.

Petition slips are available at the back of the church.


These petitions will be transferred to the Killaloe Petition Box at a special liturgy in Kilkee Church on Wednesday 4th July at 7.30pm to coincide with the visit of the Icon of the World Meeting of Families.




Gathering Mass Festival 2013   Gerry Haugh and some musicians gathering mass 2013   Window - KIlbaha Church Clare Ireland    Little Ark Mass Teampail 2013