Church re opening

The Priests of the Parish and the Parish Pastoral Council are delighted to announce the re-opening of St. John the Baptist Church, Blackrock on Monday 29th June, 2020.
Mass will be at 10.00 a.m. Monday to Friday.

We look forward to welcoming you back.
Due to Covid-19 restrictions the maximum number of people…

First Holy Communion

Under normal circumstances the children from Scoil Lorcáin, would be making their First Holy Communion next Saturday 16th May, 2020.

Fr. Delany will be offering Mass for the children, their families and the teachers at 11.00 a.m.  for their intentions.


Fr. Philip O’Driscoll R.I.P.

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Fr. Philip O’Driscoll.

He has served faithfully in our parish for twenty four years.

He has endeared himself to all of us through his priestly ministry.

Our thoughts and prayers are with his family, his class mates, and many friends at this sad time.


Easter Dues

The Priests of the Parish thank you for your support at this time.
Dues Envelopes may be posted or left in the letterbox in the side door of the church opposite the Parish Centre.
Please feel assured that you are all remembered in their prayers.

COVID-19 Support Line for Older People

ALONE has launched a national support line and additional supports for older people who have concerns or are facing difficulties relating to the outbreak of COVID-19 (Coronavirus). Professional staff are available to answer queries and give advice and reassurance where necessary. The support line is open seven days a week, 8am – 8pm, by calling…

Holy Communion

There may be parishioners or visitors, who come to Mass here in St. John the Baptist, on Sunday, and Weekdays, who are unable to receive the Host in Holy Communion. Please feel free to receive Holy Communion from the Chalice, which is placed on the table in front of the Sacred Heart, on Sundays and…

Sacrament of Confirmation – Saturday 7th March 2020

The Students of Willow Park School will receive the Sacrament of Confirmation at 10.00 a.m.

The celebrant is: Bishop Eamonn Walsh.
Please note this will be the only Mass on that morning.

St. Benildus College, Upper Kilmacud Road, Stillorgan

Open Day on Tuesday March 3rd 2020

Guided School Tours are offered
from 8.25 a.m. – 11.45 a.m. and
from 1.15 p.m. – 2.45p.m.