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Parish of Barna


Mary Immaculate Queen, Barna


Tuesday10:00Eucharistic Service
Wednesday10:00Eucharistic Service
SaturdayVigil 18:30
Réalt na Mara, Na Forbacha


Monday10:00Searmanas Eocairisteach
Wednesday10:00Searmanas Eocairisteach
Thursday10:00Paidrín & Comaoineach
Friday10:00Searmanas Eocairisteach
Saturday10:00Searmanas Eocairisteach


Very Rev. Michael Brennan, PP
Barna, Co. Galway

Parish Office

Secretary: Joan Concannon
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday: 09:00–13:00

Associated Groups

  • Cairde Bethany Group (special needs)
  • Community Group - Monthly Healing Mass & Social Meeting / outings - Pilgrimages
  • Youth / Family Saturday Vigil Mass 18:00 (during school term only)
  • A.A. every Sunday night 20:00
  • Eucharistic Ministers
  • Readers
  • Finance Group
  • Cunamh (Church Cleaners)
  • Altar Carers
  • Flower Decorators
  • Church Openers & Closers
  • Maintenance
  • Canters & Choir in Barna Church for weekly 12:00 mid day Sunday Mass
  • Choir in Furbo Church at 10:30 Mass every Saturday

Sacrament of Reconciliation

Bearna: third Saturday of the month 13:00–13:30 and on request

Sacrament of Baptism

Bearna: third weekend of the month on Saturday 12:00 noon & Sunday 14:00

Na Forbacha: dara deire seachtaine don mhí: Satharn 12:00 meán lae & Domhnach 14:00


Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament: Barna Church

Monday 10:30–11:30; Wednesday 19:00–20:00; Sunday 19:00–20:00

Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament: Furbo Church

Monday 19:00–21:00


Parish Hall

Cillín (attached to Bearna church)


Scoil Naomh Shéosaimh
Buaile Beag, Barna, Co. na Gaillimhe
Príomhoide: Damien Ó Caoimh

Scoil Náisiúnta na Bhforbacha
Na Forbacha, Co. na Gaillimhe
Príomhoide: Seán Breathnach

Scoil Shéamais Naofa
Barna, Co. Galway
Principal: Máire de Báicéir