Church Improvement

We are delighted to let parishioners know that the pews in our church have been upgraded with new cushions. We hope that you will all find them comfortable and a practical and aesthetic addition to our beautiful church.

Pastoral Letter on Climate Crisis by Archbishop Dermot Farrell

Publication of a Pastoral Letter on Climate Crisis by Archbishop Dermot Farrell

We are living on the edge of huge historical change. Our common home, indeed our…

Guided Pilgrimages at Lough Derg

A guided pilgrimage will be offered on Sunday 12th, Wednesday 15th, Saturday 18th & Sunday 26th September and Sunday 3rd October, with Mass outdoors, weather permitting. The full route is a 12km loop, with a shorter 8km option. Advance booking is essential. For further information email or telephone 0(0353) 71 9861518. Lough Derg…

Lourdes at Home 2021


Sanctuary Theme 2021: “Lourdes: A place of Grace, of Hope and of Resilience”


Wednesday 8th September (Feast of the Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary)

· Opening Mass at 7.30pm in Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Sean McDermott Street. A large “Lourdes Candle”…

Bereavement Information and Support

Anam Cara would like to invite you to join them for an online Bereavement Information and Support Evening taking place 16th September at 7pm. A bereavement professional will talk about the difficult challenges and many milestones grieving a child of any age has on you and your family. If you would like to join us,…

First Holy Communion and Confirmation 2021

We are delighted to announce that dates have been set for the Sacraments of First Holy Communion and Confirmation.

The Sacrament of First Holy Communion for the class of 2020 (St. Louis) will take place on Saturday the 4th of September and Sunday the 5th of September for the children of RMDS.
First Holy…

Vocations to the Priesthood

Archbishop Farrell is asking for people and priests to pray for vocations to the Priesthood and Religious Life on a regular basis.   As you are well aware, the need is great, so let’s answer God’s call and “Pray the Lord of the harvest to send labourers into his harvest”

Are you considering a vocation to…

PATHWAYS – Exploring Faith as an Adult

Thursday Evening Course for Adults
Venue: DCU St. Patrick’s Campus, (MDCCE), Drumcondra, Dublin, 9.

The Pathways Programme is geared towards those who wish to explore issues and questions of: faith; ministry; the
Church today and the nature of belief, in an environment appropriate to Adult Learning and Adult Faith Development.


Youth Initiatives

The Young Church Dublin invite you to join our connected group for Young Adults (20’s 30’s) We meet online every Wednesday, from 8pm – 9pm for some time of fellow, reflection on Scripture and prayer together. It provides an opportunity to connect in with other young adults in a community of faith. For more information…

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…