Church services

Week beginning Sunday, March 12th, 2017



Christ Church Cathedral, Waterford Sunday 12th March. Second Sunday in Lent 8.30 Holy Communion. 10.00 Holy Communion. Celebrant The Rev’d Jim Wallace. Hymns: 323 (omit v4), 492 (2nd tune), 608, 108. Communion setting: Richard Shephard.. Daily Communion from Monday to Friday at 1.15pm

National Cathedral of Saint Patrick, Dublin THE SECOND SUNDAY IN LENT 9.15 EUCHARIST said in the Lady Chapel. 11.15 CHORAL MATINS sung by the Cathedral Choir (Boys and Mens voices) Responses: Clucas, Bairstow: The Lamentations of Jeremiah, Stanford in C: Benedictus, Psalm: 63, Bairstow: If the Lord had not helped me, Preacher: The Revd J.P.O. Barry, M.A., Ph.D., Prebendary of Saint Audoens. 12.15 EUCHARIST said in the Lady Chapel. 15.15 CHORAL EVENSONG sung by the Cathedral Choir (Schola and Mens voices) Responses: Leigh, Leighton: Magdalen Service, Psalm: 67, Sermon in Music: Ives Lord, is it I Voluntary Rheinberger: Finale (Sonata no. 7). THURSDAY 17 MARCH SAINT PATRICKS DAY 9.15 EUCHARIST said in Irish in the Lady Chapel. 11.15 PATRONAL EUCHARIST sung by the Cathedral Choir (Boys and Mens voices) Jackson in G, Bairstow: Blessed city, heavenly salem, Stanford: Justorum animae, Mawby: Ave Verum corpus, Preacher: The Very Revd W.W. Morton, B.Th., M.A., Ph.D., M.Mus., Dean and Ordinary. 18.00 DUBLIN COUNCIL OF CHURCHES An ecumenical celebration of Saint Patricks legacy, Patrick in his own Words. MATINS is sung at 9.00 Monday to Friday. EVENSONG is sung at 17.30 on Monday to Thursday. EUCHARIST is said at 11.05 on Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday. For further information visit or telephone 01 453 9472.

St Patricks Church of Ireland Cathedral, Armagh Sunday services at 10am, 11am and 3:15pm. Mon to Sat at 9am. You will be most welcome to join us at any of our Sunday or daily services or just to spend time either in quiet reflection or looking at the beautiful architecture. The Very Rev Gregory Dunstan, Dean of St. Patricks Cathedral, Armagh City


Ardamine Group, Co Wexford Monamolin 9.00am (Morning Prayer) Kiltennel 10.15am (Holy Communion) Kilnamanagh 11.45am (Holy Communion)

Arklow,Inch and Kilbride Inch Parish Church 10am. Service of the Word. St. Brigid’s, Kilbride 10am. Holy Communion (2). St. Saviour’s, Arklow 11.30am. Service of the Word. Wednesday - Come and See Bible Study in conjunction with the Castlemacadam Group of Parishes at St. Brigid’s, Kilbride 8pm. Friday (St. Patrick’s Day) St. Saviour’s, Arklow HC (2) 11am. Please note that there will be no Healing Service on the third Friday of March.

Castleknock and Mulhuddart with Clonsilla 8.30a.m. Holy Communion, St. Brigid’s. 10.00a.m. Morning Prayer, St. Mary’s. 11.30a.m. Morning Prayer, St. Brigid’s. at 10.30am on Friday 17th March there will be a Holy Communion service for St. Patrick’s Day, St. Brigid’s.

Christ Church Bray Sunday 12th March 8.30am Holy Communion 2; 11am Morning Prayer; 7pm Evening Service. ***Tuesday 14th March Join us in the Church for the first of our Lenten Talk Series The Way of the Cross in the Gospel of Mark. Rev Canon Dr Maurice Elliott, Principal, CITI*** Wednesday 15th March 11am Holy Communion 1

Christ Church, Taney 10.15am Family Service with Confirmation Group Rev. Cathy Hallissey Rev. Nigel Pierpoint. 7.00pm - Holy Communion. Wed 15th March at 10.00am - Holy Communion.

Cork Carrigaline Union. 930am- Holy Communion St John’s Monkstown. Preacher-Richard Dring. 11am- Morning Prayer St Mary’s Carrigaline. Preacher-Richard Dring. 7pm-Choral Evensong St Johns Monkstown

Deansgrange, Co Dublin Parish of Kill O’ the Grange, Service times: 8.30am Holy Communion, 10.30am All Age. Preacher, Dr David Shepherd. Theme: Encouragement Reading: Acts 11: 19-30. Creche and children’s programme available. Everyone welcome.

Finglas (St Canice) Lent 2: NO SERVICE. United all-age worship in Glasnevin at 11.30. Wednesday: 10.30 Eucharist

Glasnevin (St Mobhi) Lent 2: 11.30 All-age Eucharist

Rathfarnham Parish Sunday 12th March services of Holy Communion at 8am, 10.30am and 12 noon. Thursday 16th Holy Communion at 10.30am followed by Pop-In tea/coffee. St Patrick’s Day bilingual service of Holy Communion at 10.30am. Filte roimh chch.

Rathmichael Parish 08.30 hrs. Holy Communion. 11.00 hrs. Family Service. 19.00 hrs. Holy Communion.

Sandford Church 10.00am - Holy Communion; Wednesday 10.30am - Holy Communion; Friday (St Patrick’s Day) 10.30am - Holy Communion

Santry (St Pappan) Lent 2: NO SERVICE. United all-age worship in Glasnevin at 11.30. St Patrick’s Day: 10.30 Aifreann Dtheangach/Bilingual Eucharist.

St Andrew’s Lucan 9am Holy Communion, 10am Holy Communion, Wed 15th 10am Holy Communion

St Brigid’s Stillorgan 8.30 am Holy Communion 11.30 am Service of Confirmation

St Columba’s College 10am Morning Prayer. Preacher: Mr. Gregory Fromholz.

St John the Evangelist, Sandymount, Dublin 4 Sunday 12th March - 2nd Sunday in Lent: Sung Eucharist 11 a.m. Wednesday 15th March: Holy Eucharist 11 a.m. Friday 17th March - St. Patrick’s Day: Sung Eucharist in English and Irish 11 a.m.

St Mary’s Leixlip 11.30am Service of the Word, Tue 14th 10am Holy Communion, Wed 15th 8pm Lenten service

St Matthias, Killiney - Ballybrack 9.00 am Holy Communion, 10.30 Holy Communion. Wednesday 10.30 am Holy Communion.

St Nahi’s Church, Dundrum 8.30am - Holy Communion. 11.45am Parish Communion Rev. Cathy Hallissey.

St Philips, Milltown 8.30am - Holy Communion; 11.30am - Holy Communion

Whitechurch Parish 8.00 a.m., Holy Communion. 10.30 a.m., Holy Communion. 7.00 p.m., Compline.

Zion Church, Rathgar, Dublin Sunday, 12th March - The Second Sunday in Lent 9.00am Holy Communion: 10.30am Matins. Wednesday, 15th March - 10.30am Holy Communion. Thursday, 16th March - 8.00pm Compline. Friday, 17th March St Patrick, 10.30am Holy Communion

Zion Church, Rathgar, Dublin Sunday, 12th March - The Second Sunday in Lent: 9.00am Holy Communion; 10.30am Matins. Wednesday, 15th March 10.30am Holy Communion. Thursday, 16th March 8.00pm Compline. Friday, 17th March St Patrick: 10.30am Holy Communion.


About the Presbyterian Church in Ireland The Presbyterian form of the Christian faith is best described as Reformed; with its strong emphasis on the Sovereignty of God, the Kingship of Christ and the authority of the Bible. For more information, and for a full list of congregations around the island of Ireland, visit:

Adelaide Road Presbyterian Church, Dublin City 11am. Rev Sam Mawhinney. Church is located at 18a Adelaide Road, Dublin 2 and everyone is welcome. Supervised creche is available, and there is a programme for children during the service. To find out more, visit:

Aghada Presbyterian Church, Co Cork Rev. John Faris. We are located at Church Road, Upper Aghada, Co. Cork (about 20 mins south of Midleton). All are Welcome

Arklow Sunday 12th 10.00am. Pastor Nathan Duddy. Morning worship and church AGM. All are welcome. Visit us at

Bailieborough (First), Co Cavan First Bailieborough Presbyterian Church (Corglass) meets at 11:15am. Located 5km north of Bailieborough town. Rev Daryl Edwards (Convener). All are welcome.

Bailieborough (Trinity), Co Cavan 10am. Rev. Daryl Edwards (Convener). Church is located at Virginia Road, Bailieborough, Co. Cavan. All are welcome. Visit: to find out more

Blackrock St Andrews 9.45 am.Reverend K P Meyer.Junior Church and Creche.A G M after the Service followed by Brunch.All welcome.

Cahir Presbyterian Church, Co Tipperary 12 noon. Rev William Montgomery. We are located at Abbey Street, Tipperary Road (just before the railway bridge) All are Welcome. For more details, visit our Facebook page:

Christ Church, Sandymount, Dublin 4 United Presbyterian and Methodist Church. 11am at Sandymount Green, Dublin 4 -all welcome. Reverend K P Meyer

Clones Group of Presbyterian Churches 10am at Ballyhobridge, Co. Fermanagh. 11am at Clones, Co. Monaghan and 12:15pm at Newbliss, Co. Monaghan. No service at Stonebridge Presbyterian Church on Sun 12th Feb. Rev Stanley Stewart. For further information, visit:

Clontarf and Scots Presbyterian Church, Dublin 3 11am opposite Clontarf Road DART Station. Rev Lorraine Ritchie; with programme for children during the service. All Welcome. Visit to find out more

Corboy Presbyterian Church, Co Longford 10am. Rev Stephen Lockington. Our church is located off the N4 between Edgeworthstown and Longford Town. All are Welcome. To find our more, visit our website: -or

Enniscorthy Presbyterian Church, Co Wexford 12 noon at Mill Park Road, Enniscorthy. Rev David Conkey. All Welcome. For regular updates, and to find out more, visit:

Enniskillen Presbyterian Church, Co Fermanagh 11am at East Bridge Street, Enniskillen. Rev David Cupples. Our aim is to be a church which glorifies God; by enabling people to become mature disciples of Jesus Christ. We would love to see you at our Sunday Services and promise you a warm welcome. Visit:

Fermoy Presbyterian Church, Co Cork Rev William Montgomery. We meet on Sunday mornings at 10am for worship, teaching, prayer and fellowship. All are welcome. To find out more, visit our Facebook page:

First Portadown Presbyterian Church, Co Armagh First Portadown Presbyterian Church meets at 11am and 6:30pm at Watson Street, Portadown. You can be assured of a warm welcome. To find out more, visit:

Howth Presbyterian Church, Co Dublin 11:45am. Rev Alastair Dunlop. Everyone is welcome to join us, as we share in the Good News of our Lord Jesus Christ. Creche facilities are available, as well as a programme for children during the service. You are welcome to join us for tea and coffee afterwards. Visit: to find out more.

Kells Bective Street, Kells, Co. Meath. Morning worship 10am led by Rev. David Nesbitt. All are very welcome.

Malahide Presbyterian Church, Co Dublin 10am. Rev Alastair Dunlop. Everyone is welcome to join us, as we share in the Good News of our Lord Jesus Christ. Creche facilities are available, as well as a programme for children during the service. You are welcome to join us for tea and coffee afterwards. Visit: to find out more.

Mountmellick Presbyterian Church, Co Laois Meets at 10am at Mountmellick Methodist Church. Rev. William Hayes. We are a warm, open, multi-national and welcoming church made up of people dedicated to serving Jesus in our community; and telling others about his love for them. All are welcome. To find out more, visit:

Mullingar Presbyterian Church, Co Westmeath 11:30am. Rev Stephen Lockington. All Welcome. You will find us at Raithin, opposite Educate Together National School. For more information, visit:

Newcastle Presbyterian Church, Co Down 11am and 7pm at 39 Main Street, Newcastle, Co. Down. Rev Andrew Boreland. All are welcome. Visit our website to find out more:

Trinity Presbyterian Church, Cork City 11:45am at Little William Street, (off York Street) Cork City. Rev John Faris. We are an evangelical church committed to sharing the good news that Jesus is Lord and Saviour. All are welcome. Visit our new website:

Tullamore Presbyterian Church, Co Offaly 12 noon at High Street, Tullamore. Rev. William Hayes. All are welcome. We are a small, friendly congregation who seek to serve Jesus Christ in Tullamore, and make him known through our worship, work and words. Find out more, visit

Wexford Presbyterian Church 10:30am at Ann Street, Wexford Town. Rev David Conkey. For regular updates, and to find out more, visit:


Blanchardstown, Methodist Centre Tyrrelstown Town Centre, (Behind Netpol) 10.30am Morning Worship - Rev Kenneth Lindsay

Centenary, Leeson Park 10.30am Morning Worship, Lent - Rev Dr John Parkin

Christ Church, Sandymount, Dublin 4 United Presbyterian and Methodist Church. 11am at Sandymount Green, Dublin 4 -all welcome. Reverend K P Meyer

Cork South Kerry Circuit Cork. - Wesley Chapel, Ardfallen, Douglas Road. Morning Service (including Sunday School Crche) 11.30 am. Led by Mr. Paul Steiner. Kinsale Morning service at 10.00 am. Led by Rev. Geraldine Gracie. Youghal Morning Service at 10.00 am. Led by Rev. Karen Spence.

Dublin Central Mission, Lower Abbey Street, D1 11.00am Morning Worship - ‘God’s Mission, Our Mission’. Wed 1.05pm - 1.35pm Service of Healing Wholeness

Dublin Korean Church meeting in Adelaide Road Presbyterian Church at 2.00pm Rev Yongnam Park

Dundrum 10.00am Morning Worship - Rev Stephen Taylor. 11.30am Contemporary Worship - Rev Stephen Taylor

Gorey 10.30 am,Morning Worship. Rev. Dr Heather Morris

Lucan 10.00am Holy Communion Service - Rev Katherine Kehoe and Rev Andrew Dougherty

Rathgar 11.30am Morning Worship - Rev Vanessa Wyse Jackson

Tallaght, Kiltalawn, Jobstown 11.45am Lent, Holy Communion Service - Rev Andrew Dougherty


Grosvenor Road Baptist Church, Rathmines 11am and 7pm. All welcome. For further details, visit:

Jamestown Road Baptist Church, Finglas 11am. Pastor Rob Miller. We meet at 29a Jamestown Road, Finglas, Dublin 11 (about 2 minutes walk from the village). All welcome.

Swords Baptist Church, Co Dublin 10:45am. Swords Baptist Church exists to help people meet Jesus and become more like Him. You are very welcome to join us on Sundays. Visit our website:


All Ireland Visitors welcome to public meetings for worship each Sunday in meeting houses at: Dublin 4-5 Eustace Street, 11 am; also Thursday 6.15 pm. Churchtown, 82 Lr Churchtown Rd, 11 am. Rathfarnham, 62 Crannagh Rd, 10.30 am. Monkstown, Pakenham Rd, 10.30 am. Drogheda, The Grammer School, Mornington Road. 2nd 4th Sunday, 11am. Ballitore, Ballitore Meeting House, Ballitore, Co Kildare, 11am. Edenderry, Co Offaly, Fr Kearns St, 2nd Sunday last Sunday, 11.30 am. Enniscorthy, Wexford Rd, 11 am.; Gospel Meeting 1st Sunday, 7.30pm. Kilkenny: Highbank Orchard, 2nd Sunday phone 0863592897 for details. Waterford, Newtown, 10 am. Bantry: Christian Fellowship Church 2nd Tuesday at 6pm. Cork, Summerhill South, 11 am. Killarney, The Old Monastery, Port Road 2nd Sunday of the month, 11 am. Limerick, Southville Gardens, Ballinacurra, 11 am. Roscrea, 1st 3rd Fridays, 8pm, Last Sunday at 11am. phone (0505)41394 for details. Scariff , Raheen Wood Steiner School, Tuamgraney 1st Tuesday, 8pm. Skibbereen, Family Resource Centre, Fields Car Park 11am last Sunday in month. Galway, St Nicholas Parochial School, Waterside, Galway, 11.00am. Derry, The Gate Lodge, 91 Strand Road, 1st,3rd5th Sundays, 11 am. Coleraine, 52 Union St, 11.30am. Belfast, Frederick St, 11am. South Belfast, 22 Marlborough Pk Nth, 10.45 am. Lisburn, 4 Magheralave Road, 11 am. Grange, near Dungannon, 11 am. Richhill, 15 Irish Street, 11 am. Bessbrook, Deramore Road, 11.15 am. Lurgan, Johnstons Row, off High Street, 11 am. Moyallon, 117 Stramore Road, Gilford, 1st and 3rd Sundays at 11.30 am. Fermanagh, Ochard Acre Farm, Nr Lisnarick, 4th Sunday,10.30. ENQUIRIES: Quaker House Dublin, Stocking Lane, Dublin 16 01 4998003 WEB SITE: