Technical difficulties

We are aware of some technical difficulties that may effect your experience of our webcam. Please be assured that the matter is in hand and hopefully will be sorted soon.

Ecumenical Bible Week

Ecumenical Bible Week 2021 is an exciting and successful venture which is now in its eight year
and will run from Pentecost Sunday (23rd May) to Trinity Sunday (30th May) 2021. Ecumenical
Bible Week (EBW) is led by the Archdiocese of Dublin and the United Dioceses of Dublin and
Glendalough in collaboration…

Month of May Rosary

Weeknights 7pm – 7.30pm Via ZOOM
Please join us commencing Monday 3rd May for Holy Rosary via ZOOM.
You may join us by clicking this link:

All are welcome.

RTÉ Mass

Fr Andrew will celebrate mass from Rathmines Church on The RTÉ News Channel (formerly RTÉ
News Now) at 10.30am on Friday 7th May next.

Homily of Archbishop Farrell for Vocations Sunday 25th April 2021

Church of the Good Shepherd, Churchtown, 25 April 2021


During almost 41 years of priesthood, many priests have inspired me.  Let me share with you a brief picture of three of them.  The first could be described as good company, bright and socially aware.  Before the State provided such services he organised…

A Word of Thanks

A sincere word of thanks to all who have returned their Easter Dues. I am most grateful for your ongoing generosity and support for the priests of the Diocese. The Easter Dues form an important part of the stipend that is given to priests on a monthly basis. Your ongoing support is greatly appreciated at…

Covid-19 Supports for Older People

Senior Line:
If you are an older person and would like someone to talk to, particularly since Covid-19,
consider phoning SeniorLine. We are Ireland’s national confidential service for older people.
We are open every day of the year from 10am-10pm. We are older people too, trained to listen
and support. We…

Knock Youth Pilgrimage

Sat 24th April, 12noon -2pm via Zoom. This will be a great interactive session for teenagers from across our Diocese to experience pilgrimage together through workshops, small group discussions, fun and prayer. To register for this youth group you will need to complete the online parental consent form with your parents by clicking here:

Dublin Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock

The Dublin Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock will take place on Saturday April 24th with a programme of online workshops from Our Lady of Victories Church, Ballymun Road via webcam commencing at 12pm. More details to follow soon. From 2.30pm, we will switch to the Knock Shrine webcam for the rosary, the Pilgrimage Mass at 3pm…

Easter Dues

The Easter card timetable and Dues Envelopes are available for collection at the back of the church.

All Christmas and Easter Dues are forwarded directly to the Diocese for the remuneration of the priests of the diocese.

Your continued support is greatly appreciated.