Prosperous is an attractive village located about 6km from Clane and 16km from Naas. The Grand Canal flows past its outskirts and the River Liffey is within a couple of kilometres. It is also close to Mondello Racing Circuit, home to Irish Motor Racing. The Angel of Prosperous is taken from the baptismal font which was moved to Prosperous from Killybegs Churchyard in the nineteenth century. The Knights Hospitallers had a church at Killybegs and the font is at least four hundred years old. It is atangible link with generations of Christians in this area.


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