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 29 Nov 2016

Christmas Schedule 2016

St. Patrick’s Parish Donabate                Christmas Arrangements 2016   Christmas Carol Concert – Sunday 11th December  @ 7 pm   Penitential Service Monday 5th December @ 8.00 p.m.   Christmas Mass Schedule   Christmas Eve Family Mass Saturday 24th @ … Continue reading


Fri 25 Nov 2016

Penitential Service in preparation for Christmas & to mark the end of the Year of Mercy

A Penitential Service in preparation for Christmas and to mark the end of the Year of Mercy will be celebrated on Monday 5 December at 8pm.    


Fri 25 Nov 2016

Christmas Carol Concert

The Christmas Carol Concert will be held on Sunday 11 December at 7 pm.  The concert will be in aid of MS Ireland in memory of Maghnus O Briain.  Tickets available at the Parish Office.  Tickets €10 or a family … Continue reading


Upcoming Events

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Parish Notices

CROSSCARE Drug & Alcohol Programme Inform yourself about drugs, alcohol and prevention – Know where to find help, when needed.   Crosscare Drug & Alcohol Programme is a resource to parishes in the Dublin Diocese.  Contact 01 836 0911 or email:  … 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