Altar quilts

The Antependiums   ::  ‘ Our Parish ‘ cloth maps

The Antependiums were prepared by the Glencorrib Craft Group members in 2013/2014 at the request of the then Parish Priest , Fr. Michael Crosby.

The Antependiums are based on

(i)  The Shrule Parish map         and

(ii)  Placenames table based on

Follow this link to view the map and table of townland names



The Shrule Church Antependium is a detailed piece cross-stitched by Monica Murphy



Glencorrib Church Antependium

The Glencorrib Church Antependium is a quilt , assembled in consultation with all craft group members but completed by three of those members  i.e. Mary O’Grady , Nuala McHugh and Teresa Fahey.

See our Parish Newsletter article from 9th March 2014



The Nativity Wall Hanging

‘Starry Nights’

“Starry Nights” , The Nativity wall-hanging usually goes on display from the end of December to the End of January each year .

“Starry Nights” was dedicated in December 2017 to all those involved in childcare provision and community development efforts in the Glencorrib area , in particular everyone involved in getting the “Sunny Days” Breakfast Club up and running .
By Teresa Fahey



‘Do this in memory of me’

The “Do This in Memory of Me” Quilt replaced the Glencorrib Altar Quilt on Holy Thursday 2020.

In the midst of a global pandemic, this quilt is dedicated to all those helping us through this crisis and to the memory of all those who have died.

Let us hope and pray that further spread of the virus can be minimised and that a cure will soon be found.