Blessing of School Bags

Blessing of school bags will take place next weekend 11th/12th September at all our Masses.

Please encourage your children to bring their school bags to Mass.

World Day for Grandparents and the Elderly

This weekend we welcome all Grandparents, as Pope Francis has asked us to pray for all Grandparents and the Elderly on the Feast of St. Jochaim and Anne the parents of Mary, and as Pope Francis reminds us the Grandparents of Jesus.

The statue of St. Anne with a young Our Lady is in St.…

Feast of St. John the Baptist.

Last Thursday 24th June was the Feast of St. John the Baptist. It was an important day for our…


This weekend an appeal for Summer Dues is being made throughout every parish in the Archdiocese of Dublin. The contribution to the Summer Dues will go towards the salaries of the priests.

Once again as Administrator I thank our parishioners for the great support they have already given with the Christmas and Easter dues, which…

Congratulations to Fr. Eddie Conway.

We extend our heartiest congratulations to Fr. Eddie who celebrated the Diamond Jubilee (60th Anniversary) of his ordination to the Priesthood on the 27th May, 2021.   May God bless him with many more happy and healthy years of peace and joy.

Re-Opening of our Church

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 10th May, 2021. We look forward to welcoming you back.

Due to Covid -19 restrictions the maximum number of people permitted to enter, will be 100 in two sections:

Section Pod A


Holy Week and Easter Ceremonies

The Church will be open from 9.00 a.m. till 6.00 p.m.
6.30 p.m. Mass of the Lord’s Supper via webcam at


PALM SUNDAY 27th/28th MARCH, 2021.


Palm Sunday Mass Times:

Saturday  27th March Vigil Mass at 6.30 p.m.

Sunday 28th March at 12.00 noon

Via webcam

Blessed Palms will be available 

in the Church on Palm Sunday.