Weekdays Saturday Sundays Holy Days
 10:00am  7:00 pm (Vigil)   9:00 am (Cantor) 10:00 am
     11:00 am (Cantor)  1:10 pm
      6:00 pm (Folk)  
Sacrament of Reconciliation

There are special Reconciliation Services at Christmas and Easter at which visiting priest are in attendance. Confessions are also available at 6.30pm to 7.00pm Saturday evening.

Usual times are Saturdays immediately following 10.00am Mass and from 6.30pm to 7.00 pm or by appointment with the parish priests.


Baptisms take place in Rathmines church usually on the first Sunday of every month at 11am Mass. If you would like to book a baptism for your child, please contact the parish office Monday to Friday from 10am to 12pm either in person or by telephone on 01 497 1531 or email at least two weeks prior to baptism.

Adult Baptism: information about parish programme of the Rite of Christian Initiation of Adults (R.C.I.A) available from Parish Office.


All couples must give at least three months notice to the Parish Priest of their intention to Marry.

Accord – The Catholic Marriage Care Service >>

First Communion Program – Do This in Memory

 ‘Do this in Memory’ is a parish-based sacramental preparation program for First Eucharist. It compliments the school programme and it is led by dedicated group of parents and the Parish Priest.


The ‘You Shall be my Witnesses Program’ is a Parish based program that aids parents and children to prepare for the sacrament of Confirmation. This year in our Parish there is over 58 children fro St. Louis Senior School and Ranelagh Multi-denominational participating in the program.


Funerals are usually booked through contact with the undertakers, who will in turn contact the parish office and the Parish Priest.

The parish of Rathmines has a trained and active Funeral Ministry team who will be available accompany and support you through this sad and difficult time in whatever way we can in preparing the Funeral Liturgy.

  • Eucharistic Adoration: First Friday from 10:30 am to 11:00 am
  • Prayer of the Church: Monday to Saturday 9:45 am.