The Parish of Gallen and Rynagh

St. Rynagh’s Church is in the Roman Catholic Parish of Gallen and Rynagh which is situated in County Offaly in the diocese of Ardagh and Clonmacnoise.

There are two churches in the parish, St. Mary’s Church, Cloghan and St. Rynagh’s Church, Banagher.

Fr. Pierre Pepper is our priest while Fr. Michael Scanlon serves as Parish Priest in Cloghan.

Our site details the history of the church and lists the times and dates for local events involving St. Rynagh’s Church.
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Banagher College Colaiste Na Sionna – School Mass : 9th October 2018

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RTE Mass broadcast from St Rynaghs Church Banagher on Sunday 16th September 2018


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St Rynaghs Folk Choir photographed September 2018.

They will be singing and playing at Mass in Banagher on 16th September for the RTE Radio Mass 




Pope Francis visits Ireland for The World Meeting of Families on 25th & 26th August








Communion 2018



Pro Life Supporters canvassing in Banagher



Rynaghs Confirmation 2018 8 x 10 - Copy - Copy (2) - Copy

Confirmation 2018






The cast of students from this year’s Nativity play.

(Sunday 17th December 2017)