NEWS – 26TH June 2011


The death has taken place of  Mrs
Julia Gubbins, Galtee View, Emly after a short illness.  Her funeral Mass will be celebrated in St.
Ailbe’s Church, Emly on Wednesday morning at 11.30am.



The parish of Emly was represented on Saturday
at Knock Shrine and on Sunday in the Cathedral of the Assumption, Thurles, at
the launch of a year of preparations for the staging of the International
Eucharistic Congress in June 2012. The Congress was last held in Ireland in

Contact Information

Fr. Bernard Moloney, P.P. – 06257111; 0876366656

Fr. Seamus Rochford, A.P. – 06257103; 0868162660.

SCHOOL: St. Ailbe’s National School
PRINCIPAL: Pauline Finnan
VICE PRINCIPAL: Joseph Hennessy.

Quick Facts

POP. of the PARISH: c. 820

POPULAR SURNAMES: Burke (Bourke), Ryan, Lonergan, McEniry.

LOCATION: 14km West of Tipperary Town, historical barony of Clanwilliam

Emly was established as an episcopal see in 1118 by the Synod of Ráth Breasail.