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 2 Dec 2022

Christmas Schedule 2022

St. Patrick’s Parish Donabate, Portrane & Balheary                Christmas Schedule 2022                                                                                              Christmas Carol Concert Thursday 8th December @ 7.30pm (Donabate Church)   Communal Penitential … Continue reading


Fri 30 Sep 2022

Parish Newsletter 3/4 December 2022

The Annual St Vincent de Paul Church collection will be held next weekend 10/11  December.  Your support will be very much appreciated. A Christmas Carol … 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 3/4 December 2022

The Annual St Vincent de Paul Church collection will be held next weekend 10/11 December.  Your support will be very much appreciated. A Christmas Carol … 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