Donabate, Portrane & Balheary Parish

We would like to extend our welcome to you to the parish of Donabate Portrane and Balheary and to introduce the church services available to you and your family. This website has been developed to present helpful information and a sense of belonging. It is also an invitation to become involved at some level in the life of the parish and to use your talents in the service of others. Whether you have lived here for many years or have recently moved here does not matter; you are currently part of a welcoming and caring faith community.

Current News

Tue 9 Feb 2021

Parish Office – Open 10am – 12 noon

The Parish Office is open from 10am to 12 noon each day until further notice.  You may book Masses and Mass Cards at the parish office, ideally if you pre-order by emailing stpatricksrcdonabate@gmail.com to avoid delay when calling to the … Continue reading


Fri 5 Feb 2021

ACCORD Annual Collection

The Annual Collection of ACCORD Dublin, the Diocesan Agency for Marriage and the Family will be held next weekend 13/14 February. Your support will be very much appreciated. You may donate in the following ways – Online at www.accorddublin.ie where you will find … Continue reading


Thu 31 Dec 2020

Level 5 Restrictions – 31 December 2020 – 31 January 2021

Due to the current Level 5 restrictions there will be no Mass with a congregation in Portrane, Balheary and Donabate.  Mass will be celebrated online on churchmedia.tv Please join us online each weekday at 10 am and Saturday evening at … Continue reading


Parish Notices Sunday 21 February 2021 – First Sunday of Lent

Trocaire Boxes are available at the Church door. You are invited to a reflection on the Lenten Gospel messages on the Thursdays of lent online at 8pm.   Full details on the Parish Website and Facebook page. Our Parish Sacred Spaces … Continue reading

Child Protection Policy Statement

We in the Parish of Donabate, Portrane and Balheary value and encourage the participation of children and young people in parish liturgies and in activities that enhance their spiritual, physical, emotional and social development. We recognise the dignity and rights … Continue reading