Sacraments

Celebrating the sacraments is at the core of our parish life. Our big moments in life are marked in a solemn way.

Here we provide all the details for the celebration of the sacraments in our parish.

Funeral Arrangements

Funerals are arranged through the chosen undertakers. The undertaker local to the parish are Bourke’s Undertakers, 71 Queen Street, Dublin 7. Phone: 01 677 9160.

Baptism Arrangements

Baptisms are celebrated in the parish on the 2nd and 3rd Sunday of the month following the 12 pm Mass. To book a Baptism please contact the parish office by emailing [email protected] or phoning 01 873 0675.

Baptism bookings will be considered ‘provisional’ until a copy of the birth certificate and all the required details are submitted.

» Read more about dates and the Sacrament of Baptism

» Complete our Online Baptismal Booking Form

» Request a Baptismal Certificate

Marriage Arrangements

Congratulations on your decision to get married. For details on all aspects of your Church marriage arrangements and preparation please click on the link below.

» Read more about arrangements and the Sacrament of Marriage

Confirmation

Confirmation is celebrated each year in our parish. The Parish works closely with the Principals and teachers of Presentation Primary School George’s Hill and St Paul’s Primary, North Brunswick Street to help the children prepare for this important sacrament. We usually celebrate this sacrament in March each year and dates are agreed with the schools in the Autumn.

» Read more about dates and the Sacrament of Confirmation

Eucharist and First Communion

First Communion ceremonies take place in the month of May. A programme of preparation takes place throughout the year. For dates and details please click below.

» Read more about dates and the Sacrament of Eucharist

Reconciliation (Confession)

The Sacrament of Reconciliation is available on request before or after Mass. We also have reconciliation service in Advent and Lent. Details of these are published in closer to the time.

» Read more about the Sacrament of Reconciliation

Housebound and Sacrament of the Sick

Every First Friday of the month, the priests visit the sick and housebound in the parish. If you are unable to attend Mass due to illness or frailty and would like to be visited by a priest on the First Friday, please feel free to contact the Parish Office, Tel: 01 873 0576, to be included on the First Friday visits.

» Read more about the Sacrament of the Sick

Vocations

If you have an interest in finding out more about the path to priesthood, religious life or the permanent diaconate in this diocese, you are very welcome to speak to one of the Priests or contact our Vocation Promoter by emailing [email protected]. Click below for details.

» Read more about Vocations