Parish Partnership Mass Times

The following are the Mass times in our Parish Partnership, we have also included Booterstown for your convenience.

Parish Privacy Notice.

We have been advised by the Archdiocese that the diocesan privacy notice has been updated.

A copy can be viewed by clicking on the following link:

Updated Privacy Notice 27 March 2023.

St. John the Baptist, Blackrock. Finance Report

This Sunday is Parish Finance Sunday. Members of the parish Finance Committee will address the congregation about the financial statement for the year 2021. Please click on the link below to view the report.

parish accounts



Christmas Eve, Saturday 24th December Masses:

6.00 p.m. Children’s Mass

 9.00 p.m. Preceded by Carols with the Choir from 8.45 p.m.

Christmas Day Sunday 25th December Masses:

10.00 a.m. and 12 noon

Monday 26th December to Friday 30th December

Daily Mass at 11.00 a.m.


Blessing of Schoolbags

Blessing of Schoolbags Prayer

Lord, we thank you for your goodness to all your children.

Be with these children throughout this new school year.

May your blessing be upon these schoolbags,

Which the children will carry to and from school each day.


Watch over the children in their coming and their going;

Keep them…

Feast of St. John the Baptist.

Prayer to St. John the Baptist.

Oh God, you gave St. Elizabeth, in her
old age, The gift of a son, St. John the Baptist,
who would prepare the way for Jesus to begin
His Ministry here on earth.

Lord, fill your people with the joy of possessing
graces like those…

Easter in St. John The Baptist

Our beautiful Baptismal Font decorated with Gypsophila (baby’s breath)

Originally, the flowers were found in Eurasia, Africa, and Australia. After its popularity, the flowers were grown in different…

Ukraine Special Collection 26th/27th March, 2022.

Special Collection for Ukraine: The Irish Bishops have asked for a Special Collection to be taken up at Masses on the weekend of 26/27 March to support humanitarian efforts in Ukraine and especially the families and children who have had to flee their homeland in advance of the Russian invasion. The proceeds of this Special…