November Altar List of the Dead

The month of November gives us the opportunity to remember our dear departed when we enter their names on the Altar List of the Dead, so that they may be prayed for at all Masses during November and on the first Friday of each month for…

Mission Sunday

October is Mission month when the Church focuses on the valuable missionary work that is carried out, both in Ireland and in the developing countries of the world.

This Sunday marks the Annual Worldwide Catholic Celebration of Mission Sunday, the theme for this years Mission Month of October ‘Here am I send me’.

Our prayers…

Message from Fr. Peter O’Connor.

Dear Parishioner,

May I, first of all, say how delighted I am to have been appointed to minister in Blackrock Parish.

Since I set foot in the Parish I have received – a very warm…

Carysfort National School Admissions

Dear Parents/Guardians,

Application forms for Junior Infant admission in September 2021 will be available from Thursday 1st October 2020.  Application forms can be requested by emailing or downloaded from the school website.

Please inform family members, friends and neighbours to make application during the months of October and November.  Closing date for receipt of…

Benemerenti Award – Photographs

Mr Gerry Merry Awarded Pontifical Honour


We congratulate Mr. Gerry Merry on the occasion of receiving the Benemerenti Medal from the Holy Father, in recognition of his long service and dedication to our parish over 30 years.

This award will be presented to Gerry in the Church this Sunday 27th September, 2020 at 3.00 p.m.  Due to COVID LEVEL 3 Lockdown…

COVID LEVEL 3 Restrictions

Due to the Covid-19 Level 3 Lockdown

The Church will be closed for Masses

Interior of Church
Interior of Church

The church will have to remain closed except for…

Prayer for Spiritual Communion

Spiritual Communion:

There are times when people are unable to receive the Body and Blood of Christ, through illness or due to their personal disposition. Even though some may not receive ‘sacramental’ Communion, all are united in some way by the Holy Spirit. The traditional idea of ‘spiritual’…

Crosscare Collection This Weekend

The Annual Crosscare collection will be taken up this weekend September 19th/20th.

As you will appreciate Crosscare need our support now more than ever before to help those most in need in our communities at this time of crisis.

Homeless Services

Daily Mass

As from Monday, 14th September, 2020.

The daily Parish Mass from Monday to Friday will be celebrated at 1.05 p.m.