• A Parish Celebration

      A Parish Celebration By Father Tony King   Lady Day, August 15th is a special day which people and tradition have honoured down the years. People from the parish all over Ireland and from many parts of the world ...
  • HOLY WELLS by Monsie Kennedy

    by Monsie Kennedy  Source:  Athenry ADC’s publication -The Athenry Journal, August 1995     Holy Wells have been a feature of the religion of the Irish people for longer than records have existed and, while pilgrimages to them are not ...
  • Our Lady’s Well, Athenry By Canon Tony King P.P.

    By Canon Tony King P.P. (Parish Priest Of Athenry 1993-2013) Considerable work was carried out by a Fas Scheme on the environs of Lady’s Well in 1987-9.  The wall surrounding the Well was built and the Statue of Our Lady ...