Second Sunday of Lent  - Cycle A - All welcome.

Prayers + Readings for Sunday 5 March on page 116  in the St. Paul Sunday Missal Cycle A - Sunday & weekday Masses may be viewed live daily via webcam. webcam email: Parish Office phone 01 284 5299 


Mission Statement - Our Parish seeks to live as a family – supporting one another, open to all comers, and building a community where each person feels wanted and cared for. To make this happen, we will work to grow in holiness through prayer and service and we will try to show God’s love in our daily lives.

Your prayers are requested for those recently deceased, and for Mary & Seamus Carroll whose anniversaries occur around this time.


March 2023- Mass times and intentions

Saturday 4 March 2023

10 a.m. – Celebrant’s Intentions

5 p.m.-  Catherine Byrne, Hannah Taite & Tony Byrne- anniversary Sean Farrelly- anniversary

Sunday 5 March 2023

9 a.m. -  Parishioners’ Intentions

10.30 a.m. -  John Graham-anniversary; Jim, Sheila & Mary Madden- anniversary

12.00 noon- Pearl Fennell- anniversary

Frank Burns- anniversary

Cecil & Brian Maxwell- anniversary and the deceased members of the Maxwell family

Kevin Rushe- recently deceased

Monday 6 March 2023

10.00 a.m.-Michael F. Purcell – r.i.p.

Maura Boyd- recently deceased

Special intention

Tuesday 7 March 2023

10.00 a.m. – Pat O’Toole - r.i.p.

 Wednesday 8 March 2023  

10.00 a.m.- Brid McCormack- rec deceased

Thursday 9 March 2023

10.00 a.m. – Celebrant’s intention

Friday 10 March 2023

10.00 a.m. – Maureen McNamee- anniversary

7.00 p.m. – Stations of the Cross

St. Patrick’s Day Mass times

Thursday 16 March 7.00 p.m. Vigil

Friday 17 March 9.00 a.m. & 10.30 a.m. only

7.00 p.m. – Stations of the Cross

Beannachtaí na Féile Pádraig oraibh go léir


Donnybrook Deanery Meeting 7.30 p.m. Mon. 6th March at  Dundrum Parish Centre

Meetings at the Parish Resource Centre


PPC   4.00 p.m. Tuesday 7 March


Finance Committee 7.00 p.m. Thursday 9 March


Last weekend’s Special diocesan collection for the relief of earthquake victims in Turkey & Syria raised €5,635. Thank you for your support.


Family Mass 12 Noon - Sundays. All Children are encouraged to take an active part in this Mass through reading, singing, and drama. Children preparing for First Holy Communion and Confirmation are particularly encouraged to take part. Practice for this family Mass takes place at 11.15 a.m. each Sunday prior to the Mass. Thank you..

Trocaire Boxes/donation envelopes are available in the church. Please take one home with you to contribute to the charitable work of Trocaire during Lent.

Building Hope through Servant Leadership- sessions on Monday Evenings in Lent to introduce you to the practice of servant leadership: March 6, March 13, March 20, and March 27, all 7.30 pm to 9 pm in St Paul’s Centre for Mission and Ministry, Arran Quay. This course is especially for all those in parish ministries and pastoral councils.

Church upkeep, including the heating costs, is solely funded from the voluntary family offerings, the standing orders & donations put into the blue box. Thank you for your generous contributions towards the electric heaters recently installed in the B.S./ Day chapel Heating Costs for the Church (Bord Gáis)

1 December 22 to 4 January 23   €4,744.52

5 January 23 to 2 February   23  €2,244.84

Use of the day chapel (electric heaters )for the weekday Mass has reduced monthly gas usage by half. Thank you for your support & your co-operation. Bord Gáis has not yet reduced charges.


Pilgrimage to Medjugorje

Wednesday 13th September to 20th September

Contact: Valarie Somers 0879908840

Priest: Fr. John Killeen