A Win for the Homeless

Sun 21st May was the occasion for our second 10k/5k Coast & Castle Charity Run/Walk. The weather conditions were ideal for the event, dry, light winds and slightly overcast. 248 runners and walkers, ranging in years from primary school pupils to mature adults 80+years, signed up for the event, which was a considerable increase in numbers…

PARISH BARBECUE

Join us for our Parish Barbecue on Sunday 11thJune 2017 @ 12.30pm (Following 11.30am service in St Andrew’s Church) St. Andrew’s Parish Centre Adults: €10   Children: Free Wine and drinks available  Everyone welcome for food, chat and to enjoy the occasion SEE YOU THERE!

Annual Easter Vestry Meeting Appointments

The Annual General Meeting of the parish took place in St. Andrew’s School G P Room, immediately following a Morning Service at 10.30 am in St. Andrew’s Church. The following were elected to serve as members of the Select Vestry, Parochial Nominators and Diocesan Synodspersons: Churchwardens: St Doulagh’s                          Mrs Ethel Leech (Rector’s)   Mrs Irene Black (People’s)…

Women’s World Day of Prayer

Women’s World Day of Prayer-An Ecumenical and Interdenominational Service takes place in churches, halls and homes all over the world, starting from the International Date Line and moving westwards on the first Friday of March every year. Friday 3rd March in  St Andrew’s Church, Malahide was the setting for WWDP 2017 written by the women…

Lenten Program

Lenten Programme 2017

The Churches of Malahide, Portmarnock, & Kinsealy  invite you to join us at 8pm on a journey of faith each Wednesday night in Lent, as we prepare for the great festival of Easter. We will meet at the venues indicated below for an act of worship, followed by a talk given by various speakers. There will also…

School News

The latest  news from St.Andrew’s School is available here: School news January 2017  

CHRISTMAS MARKET 2016— Another Big Success Story

    We had yet another very successful day!  Very many thanks are due to all who contributed to the event – from setting up the Parish Centre to filling the stalls with great goodies etc, to cleaning up afterwards. Overall we raised €14,500 approx.  which is a significant contribution to parish funds.  A special…

St. Doulagh’s Restoration Appeal

St. Doulagh’s Restoration Programme   This ancient, beautiful and still functioning church which dates back to the 7th century, requires extensive repair and renovation at an estimated cost of €300,000. Cheques payable to “United Parishes of Malahide, Portmarnock & St. Doulagh’s” and marked “St. Doulagh’s Restoration Fund” on the reverse side may be forwarded to:-…

Heritage Week at St.Doulagh’s

National Heritage week 2016 starts on Saturday 20th August, ending on Sunday 30th August with events throughout the country.  St. Doulagh’s  Church in Balgriffin, Ireland’s oldest stone roofed church still in continuous use as a centre of Christian Worship, will be open with a varied programme as follows: Saturday  20th      12oo hrs to 1800 hrs     Guided…

St. Doulagh’s Restoration Appeal launched at Open Air Service

The sun shone on the congregation at the annual St. Doulagh’s Church Open Air Service which took place on Sunday May 29th in Balgriffin. The service was attended by Archbishop Michael Jackson and was led by the Rector, the Revd. Dr Norman Gamble. Music was led by the Brass Band of the 1st Dublin Company…