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IMG 20190412 210110 01Pouring foundations for the ground floor and steel frame of our new Parish Pastoral Centre.

CandlesOur heartfelt thoughts and prayers are with the families and friends of Lauren, Connor and Morgan, and with all of those who were caught up in the horror and distress of what happened, including those injured and traumatized, and the emergency services and staff who responded.

Dublin Council of Churches 2019 1A special ecumenical celebration of Ireland’s patron saint in word, song and traditional Irish music will take place in St Patrick’s Cathedral on St Patrick’s Day (March 17) at 6.00 pm.

worldwide candle lighting day 01A short service of silence and reflection will be held in Dublin’s Pro-Cathedral before the 11.00 Solemn Mass for the Feast of Saint Patrick to remember the victims and to renew the rejection of all forms of religious and racial intolerance by Christian believers.

FaithcastFaithcast is the weekly faith podcast from, the news source for the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference.

Presented by Brenda Drumm, Faithcast is a mixture of interviews, news and stories of faith from the Catholic Church in Ireland.

Ted ClementsThe Parish of Donnybrook extends a hearty congratulations and prayers to Ted Clement on his ordination as deacon. Prictured with his wife, family, mother, mother in law and Mgr Lorcan O'Brien.

Marriage EnrichmentThe 2019 Marriage Enrichment course starts Thursday Mar 14th in Foxrock Parish Centre at the top of Kill Lane. 
The free workshops will run for four Thursdays 7.30 - 9.30pm, Mar 14th; Mar 28th; April 4th and April 11th.

DivineMercy2019Divine Mercy Conference Committee wish to invite you to their annual conference on the 23rd, 24th February  in the RDS, Ballsbridge. On Friday night, 22nd February, we are continuing our very successful  addition to the programme which includes Holy Mass, Adoration and Confessions and which is aimed specially for our young people.

Laudate FestivalThe Laudate Festival is a project of the Archdiocese that builds a common repertoire of hymns in both school and parish so that children may feel more connected at parish liturgical events and weekly celebrations.The 2019 Laudate Festival celebrations will take place in:
 St. Pius X Church,Templeogue on Monday, 28 January at 7.00pm.
 Our Lady of Victories Church in Ballymun Road on Tuesday, 29 January at 7.00pm.
 St. Therese’s Church, Mount Merrion on Wednesday, 30 January at 7.00pm.

Muckross conventIt was with sadness that we heard that the main convent building will be closed in July and the community moving from the parish to other Dominican Communities.

The Dominican College and the site for additional classrooms for St. Mary’s School are not affected by this development. News Feed