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Welcome - Fáilte
Welcome to the website of Star of the Sea Church. The church is one of two churches in the parish of Laytown-Mornington.
We hope that you find the site useful for information on masses, sacraments and other church events as well as keeping up -to-date with what's happening in our community and parish.

Priests of the Parish

Holy Week Ceremonies

Fr. Joseph Apust

Fr. Emmanuel Ibitoye
Tel: 041 9827384


Fr. Denis McNelis  P.P.
Laytown (041 9827258)

Parish Office Hours
Mon/Wed/Fri:  9.30am - 2.00pm

Mass Times

Saturday Night Vigil:














Palm Sunday - Sunday 2nd April
Saturday Vigil : 6.00pm Mass
Confessions after Mass
Sunday: 10.00am & 11.30am
Palm will be blessed at all Masses

Monday 3rd April - Mass at 8.45am
Tuesday 4th April - Mass at 10.00am
Wednesday 5th April - Mass at 8.45am
Chrism Mass in the Cathedral, Mullingar at 7.00pm

Holy Thursday - 6th April
Mass of the Lord’s Supper at 6.00pm  (no morning Mass)
Church will remain open until 8.00pm for Adoration

Good Friday - 7th April
3.00pm:  Stations of the Cross Followed by Veneration of the Cross
6.00pm:  Good Friday Ceremonies and Veneration of the Cross

Easter Vigil - 8th April
Holy Saturday Night
Mass of the Resurrection at 6.00pm
Easter Sunday - 9th April
Family Mass at 10.00am
The children are asked to bring a flower to place in the Easter Garden at this Mass.
All children will receive a gift of a small Easter Egg at the end of Mass.
Mass at 11.30am
Trócaire,  Easter Dues  &  Church Envelopes
Please give your Trócaire boxes, Trócaire Envelopes, Easter Dues and your Church Envelopes to your Collector or bring them with you to the Holy Week Ceremonies.
Eucharistic Adoration
Eucharistic Adoration takes place on Wednesdays from 9.15am.


Mass Cards
I Lit a Candle Cards

On Request

Mass Cards for the Dead, Birthday Remembrance, Special Occasion, Get Well, Birthday & Exam Mass Bouquets etc. are available in the Parish Office Mon/Wed/Fri 10am-1pm.

I Lit a Candle Cards are now available beside the Shrine in the Church.  

Light a Candle & take a Card to let them know - €2.

Please put the €2 in the Candle box.

Preparation Masses
26th March 10am Mass
23rd April 10am Mass
7th May 10am Mass

Mornington Parish / Confirming Our Children
Parish Based Preparation Programme for Confirmation

Mornington, Co. Meath  -  Tel. (041) 9827384  -
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