Young Adult Group – January 2023

Our Young Adult Group (18-40) is back for its first meeting in the new year next Thursday 26th January at 8pm. 

The group will meet at 8pm in the Parish Church for multi-lingual Rosary followed by a social evening in the Parish Pastoral Centre.

All are most welcome.

For further information please contact Eoin on…

Ceremony of Light

Congratulations and well done to all the Confirmation candidates from St. Louis Senior Primary and RMDS who celebrated their Ceremony of Light last week. It was a beautiful ceremony where parents passed on the light of faith to their children. Well done to all involved.

Rathmines Biblical Paintings Photography Exhibition

Last Sunday saw the launch of a photography exhibition detailing the removal and installation Francesco Gagliardi’s biblical paintings which have been recently installed in our Church.

The exhibition will be open to the public again in the near future. 



A Message from Archbishop Farrell

Follow the link here for a video message from Archbishop Farrell – “Moving Forward with Building Hope in 2023”

Archbishop Farrell – Moving forward with Building Hope in 2023 – YouTube

Christmas Dues

A sincere thank you to everyone who contributed towards the Christmas Dues. Your support is always greatly appreciated.

Family Mass

Once per month a special Mass takes place for all families and children preparing for the sacraments of First Holy Communion and Confirmation in our Parish. The upcoming dates for the  Family Masses are as follows:


11th February – Saturday 6pm

11th March – Saturday 6pm

1st April – Saturday 6pm


All are…

Bethany Bereavement Support Service

Rathmines & Rathgar Bethany Bereavement Support Service (incl. Milltown & Ranelagh)

The Bethany service is confidential, non-judgmental and open to all who have suffered bereavement or other significant loss and who need to speak in a supportive setting.  Our trained listeners are here to help.

Please note that we shall just hold one meeting in…

Building Hope Update

Dear Parishioners,

We have been informed by the Archdiocese that from here on in we will be working in a partnership of five parishes as follows: Rathmines/Rathgar/Beechwood/Mount Argus and Harold’s Cross.  Further updates will follow early in the new year.

New Paintings Fundraising Appeal

Dear Parishioners, 

I am delighted to say that the six large paintings by the late 19th century Italian painter Francesco Gagliardi are now looking splendid on the walls of this beautiful Church. We are currently working on an information sheet to explain the meaning and significance of each painting.

A project of this scale however does…

Youth Led Holy Hour with Music and Prayer

Our weekly Holy Hour with prayer, music and time for reflection resumes in the church each Tuesday evening from 7.30pm to 8.30pm with beautiful music provided by the ‘Hakuna’ Catholic youth group.  All are most welcome to attend or you can tune in on the Parish Webcam.