Christmas Market 2019–A resounding success!

The annual Christmas Market, our main fund raising event for our parish, took place in our Parish Centre on Sat. 30th November. The weather was dry and seasonably cold which helped to encourage a good attendance. The market is traditionally a great social occasion, where new friendships are made and old ones renewed. By all…

St Andrew’s Church ceiling

You may have heard that we have recently encountered a problem with part of the ceiling in the nave of St Andrew’s Church. Patches of the original plaster between the beams have become detached from the ceiling laths.Work is underway to remedy this problem. A contractor has been appointed and work has commenced during the…

Bringing St Doulagh’s back to life

This article has been reproduced with the kind permission of the Fingal Independent. Fingal Independent reporter Ken Phelan spent an afternoon in the company of Ken McAllister in St Doulagh’s recently where he heard all about the plans to restore the site 1 Ken McAllister, the church keeper at St Doulagh’s        …

Malahide Car Boot Sales

Fundraiser for St.Doulagh’s Church Restoration Where: St Andrew’s Parish Centre Car Park, Church Road Malahide When: July 20th, August 3rd,17th & 31st. Time: 9am-3pm  Gates open at 8am for sellers Cost:  €20 per car, entry free for Buyers

Parish accounts

The Parish accounts for the year ending 31st December 2018 are now available on the website – Parish Accounts. The Rector’s address to the Easter vestry meeting on the 26th April is also available  – Select Vestry News.  

Easter Decorations

The churches in our parish looked beautiful this Easter. Thank you to all involved in decorating them. Some more pictures are available and click on any image to enlarge

An Easter Message from the Archbishop of Dublin

Diocesan News18 Apr 19 An Easter Message from the Archbishop of Dublin An Easter message from the Archbishop of Dublin, the Most Revd Michael Jackson: Easter Day brings to a climax a long period of anticipation and searching. This period in the Christian Church is called Lent. It is a time of penitence and of…

Lenten Program

Wednesday Lenten Meetings

Wednesday Lenten Meetings  All meetings commence at 8pm with a common theme “Justice” Mar 13th Malahide Presbyterian Church Rev Trevor Johnston, Rector of All Saints’ University Street, Belfast Mar 20th St Anne’s Church, Portmarnock, Nora Owen, Malahide resident, former TD and Minister of Justice Mar 27th. St Andrew’s Church, Malahide Very Rev Gerry Tanham PP…

WEEK OF PRAYER FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY

WEEK OF PRAYER FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY   MALAHIDE & PORTMARNOCK AREA SERVICE   St Sylvester’s Church Malahide   WEDNESDAY 23rd JANUARY 2019 AT 8PM   ADDRESS BY Rt Rev Trevor Williams Formerly Bishop of Limerick & Killaloe and Leader of the Corrymeela Community of Reconciliation   Christians and Justice   ALL WELCOME

St. Andrew’s Nave Walls restored to Original Condition

During our unseasonably hot summer of 2018, we commenced on a programme to resolve the issue of plasterwork falling from the walls of the nave in St. Andrew’s Church. Having sought expert advice on the cause of the problem and the processes to be undertaken to remedy the situation , we subsequently contracted a  company, specialising in…