Our Lady's Island

The Parish of


Vigil Mass

Saturday, at 19:00


Sunday, at 11:00


All Regular masses will be aired by livestream available in the 'Webcam' Section above.

Please, keep your social distance where possible.

Exercise excellent hygiene practices


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Updates on the Parish & Community to be sent out via special Covid-19 section 

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Welcome to Our Lady's Island

Our Lady's Island is an ancient place of pilgrimage in the south east corner of Ireland in the diocese of Ferns.

Covering a large area of the south east, Our Lady's Islands parish includes many other townlands - Carne, Carnesore, Churchtown, St.Margaret's, St.Helen's, Broadway and Tacumshane.

It has two churches, The Church of the Assumption, the Parish Church and St. Catherine's in Tacumshane just a few miles away.

About Our Church

The church was designed by Edward W Pugin, the son of Augustus Pugin one of the foremost architects of the Victorian age. The church was opened on the 15th of August, 1864 at a cost of £1,864.

The Pilgrimage

The pilgrimage starts on the 15th of August an ends on the 8th of September with Masses twice daily at 3pm and 8pm. Pilgrims gather from near and far for the annual pilgrimage.

Mass Times

The Church of the Assumption:

Vigil Mass at 7 pm each Saturday and Sunday at 11 am. 

Social gathering in Community

Centre after Sunday Mass.

Daily masses at 9:30 am each morning.

Mass of Healing 1st Wednesday 3pm.


Sunday at 10 am.

Parish Contacts
Mission Statement

As the oldest Marian shrine in Ireland Our Lady’s Island welcomes pilgrims and tourists all year round and aims to present the life-changing truths of faith in a manner and language that is appropriate to all ages in this current age.


Telephone: 053-9131167

Mobile: 086-2471063


The Parochial House,

Our Lady's Island, Wexford




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