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

Wed 26 Jan 2022

Donabate Meals on Wheels

New to the Community or lived here for years and have a little time to spare? We have several openings to join our team of … Continue reading


Tue 30 Nov 2021

Donabate Daily Mass Intentions Monday 31 January – Saturday 5 February 2022

Donabate 10.00am Daily Mass  Monday 31 January Mass for the People   Tuesday 1 February Anniversary:  Margaret Glancy   Wednesday 2 February Anniversary:  Kitty Mulligan, … Continue reading


Tue 30 Nov 2021

Mass Intentions Donabate, Portrane & Balheary 29 & 30 January 2022

Portrane – 9.30 Months Mind:  Robert O’Rourke   Donabate – 6.30 Anniversary:            Willie Bohan, Bryan Kelly    Donabate – 11.00  Anniversary:            Peadar Moore, Eileen … Continue reading


Parish Notices 29 & 30 January 2022

We celebrate the Feast of the Presentation of the Lord on Wednesday 2 February at the 10 Mass.  During the Mass Candles will be Blessed.  … 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

Archbishop Dermot Farrell’s reflections at the launch of the Diocesan phase of the Synodal Pathway and further information, are available on the Diocesan website  https://dublindiocese.ie. He … Continue reading