Ecumenical Bible Study Group

The next meeting of our ecumenical bible study group is on Wednesday, 21st February, in the Parish Centre, Saint John the Baptist, Seafield Road. The following meeting is on Wednesday, 7th March, in our own Parish Centre. This Lent we will be looking at a section of the Jewish Scriptures known as the Wisdom Literature. […]

Trócaire Romero Family Award

Trócaire has collaborated with the World Meeting of Families to produce a resource specifically for families. This award aims to help Irish families as they make their pilgrimage towards the World Meeting of Families in Dublin in August. In the church porches you will find colourful bookmarks with information about the Trócaire Romero Family Award. […]

PATRICK WAS A REFUGEE: Welcoming the stranger

On Thursday, 22nd March, at 7.30 p.m. in St John’s Parish Centre, Clontarf Road, there will be an evening consisting of presentations and discussion on issues faced by Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Ireland. Speakers include Tian Yu Lloyd of City of Sanctuary (, Nick Henderson, CEO, Irish Refugee Council ( and Peter Sheekey who […]

‘Hosanna!’, an exciting parish fund-raising concert

Habemus, a Dublin based chamber choir, are performing an evening of song entitled ‘Hosanna’ in our parish church on Saturday 24th March at 7.30pm. Habemus is a chamber choir full of professional and semi-professional singers, brought together with a shared passion for a wide range of musical styles. The concert will be a celebration of song, […]

‘Men’s Sheds’ Group

The Wednesday Craft and Coffee morning is in full swing in the Parish centre after the 10am Mass. It is a time for all to gather for a coffee/tea and to meet other members of the community for a chat. The Wednesday group is trying to organise a mini “Men’s Sheds” in the Parish Centre […]

Holy Communion to the Housebound

If any of you are aware of housebound people in your neighbourhood who you think would appreciate having Holy Communion brought to them by myself or a Eucharistic Minister, you might let me know or contact the parish office.   Fr Martin

House Blessings

If any parishioner would like to have their house blessed, please let me know and I will be very happy to arrange it. You could phone the presbytery, 8338575, or the Parish Office, 8334606 or email the parish office at                 Fr Martin

Morning Prayer of the Church, 9.45 am Monday to Saturday

The Morning Prayer of the Church will be prayed every morning from Monday to Saturday at 9.45 am in the side chapel of our parish church, beginning September 29. Morning Prayer is one of the ‘hours’ of the Liturgy of the Hours that is prayed throughout the church. Pope Paul VI revised this official prayer […]