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

Fri 21 Oct 2016

Funeral Arrangements – Francis Matthews RIP

The parish sympathise with Dolores, Jason, David, Georgina and Olivia on the sad loss of Francis.  May he rest in peace. MATHEWS, Francis (Donabate and formerly of Ballygall parade, Finglas) Oct. 20, 2016 (peacefully) at St. Francis Hospice, Raheny; sadly … Continue reading

Thu 26 Nov 2015

Newsletter 23 October 2016

Mass Intentions Anniversary:        Desmond Spencer, Johanna Halpin, Dr. Cathal Martin                      Jimmy Flynn, Gretta Coyle, Josie & Eileen Butterly, Murtagh May  Sophia May            Elizabeth Connolly, … Continue reading

Wed 21 Oct 2015

Celebrating World Mental Health Day – Saturday 10 October 2015

Donabate Parish celebrating World Mental Health Day with guest speaker Mickey Harte, Tyrone Football Manager. World Mental Health Day Mass celebrated on Saturday 10th October at 6.30 pm was recorded and may be viewed on      

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