Parish InformationParish History
(Grouped with the parish of Castletown, Aughrim and Avoca)
Originally part of Glendalough Diocese. Glendalough and Dublin amalgamated in 1216. 1279: First recorded Arklow parish church dedicated to St. Mary. Church built at Old Chapel ground in 1798. Churches erected in 1803 in Arklow and Johnstown. 1861 Arklow church dedicated by Cardinal Cullen, Archbishop of Dublin.
Monday to Thursday 9:00 am – 5:00pm
Friday 9:00am – 4.30pm
Árus Lorcáin, Castle Park, Arklow
Very Reverend Padraig O'Cochlain.
Phone: 0402 32294
Reverend Michael Murtagh, Co-P.P.
Phone: 0402 41505
Reverend David Brough, Co-P.P.
Tel: 0402 32196
Very Reverend John Canon Piert
Phone: 0402 31112
Churches & Mass Times
SS Mary and Peter, Arklow
First Friday Masses at 8:00am and 10:00amChurch Accessibility
Mass TimesMonday: 8:00am|10:00am
Saturday: 10:00am|6:30pm (Family Mass)
Holy Days: 8:30am|11:30am|7:00pm
Chapel of Ease: St David’s Johnstown (Arklow)
Mass TimesMonday: As announced
Tuesday: As announced
Wednesday: As announced
Thursday: As announced
Friday: As announced
Holy Days: 10:00am