Donabate, Portrane & Balheary Parish

Registered Charity Number: 20016166

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

Fri 29 Jul 2022

Parish Office Closed – Monday 8 – Tuesday 16 August

The Parish Office will be closed Monday 8 to Tuesday 16 August.  The office will            re-open on Wednesday 17 August … Continue reading


Fri 8 Jul 2022

Summer 2022 Mass Schedule

Summer Holidays – As there will be only one priest available during July, August and September, it is necessary to cut back on the Masses … Continue reading


Sun 26 Jun 2022

PARISH SYNODAL GATHERINGS FEEDBACK

In preparation for the upcoming Synod next year – a major gathering of the world’s bishops and other members of the Church – Pope Francis … Continue reading


Parish Notices Saturday 6/7 August 2022

Dublin Diocese Lourdes Associate Membership – On the weekend of Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 August we will welcome your support to help send a … 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 … Continue reading

Dublin Diocesan Synodal Pathway

Pope Francis is inviting all Catholics, the baptised and anyone of good faith all across the world to take part in a time of listening … Continue reading