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

Sun 26 Jun 2022


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

Tue 21 Jun 2022

Blessing Graves 2022

Friday 15 July @ 3 pm – St. Ita’s Cemetery, Portrane Saturday 16 July @ 3 pm – St. Catherine’s Cemetery, Portrane Saturday 16 July … Continue reading

Fri 18 Feb 2022

Donabate Daily Mass Intentions Monday 20 – Saturday 25 June 2022

Monday 4 Mass for the People   Tuesday 5 Anniversary:  Tommy Murphy Recently Deceased:  Michael Collins   Wednesday 6   Thursday 7   Friday 8 … Continue reading

Parish Notices Saturday 2/3 July 2022

Peter’s Pence – The annual collection will be held this weekend.  The collection provides Pope Francis with the funds he needs to carry out his … 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