Welcome to our Parish

We want to make it easy for everyone to know what is happening in our parish and how to join us in worship. Our parish website is our online way of extending an invitation to all who want to be part of our community.

The website includes Mass Times, Parish News, Homilies, Children's Corner, Young Adult Section and Contact Details. You can also DONATE to the parish online.

Rathgar Parish works in partnership with Rathmines Parish. Click the Rathmines logo below to visit our sister website.




Thanks to all who support the work of Rathgar Parish. All are welcome in this place. Fáilte.

Mass Times

Church of the Three Patrons

Church of the Three Patrons

Mondays & Wednesdays 10:00am
Tuesdays & Thursdays 6:00pm
Saturday 10:00am
Sunday 10:00am

St Patrick's Breastplate

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Building Hope in 2023 -A Message from Archbishop Farrell

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Ash Wednesday & Lent in two minutes!

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Family Mass

March 16, 2023

The upcoming Family Mass for childern and families of the parish takes place on  2nd April at 10am.

We encourage all families especially those with children who are preparing for the sacraments to participate.

Everyone is most welcome to attend.

For further information contact [email protected]

2023 Diocesan Pilgrimage to Knock

March 10, 2023

The annual diocesan pilgrimage to Knock will be led by Archbishop Dermot Farrell on Saturday 29th April.

A bus will depart from Rathmines Church at 7.30am on April 29th and will leave Knock at 5.30pm on the Saturday evening. The cost is €25 per person.  Advance booking is essential.

Please contact the Parish Office if…

Movies for Lent

February 24, 2023

‘Movies for Lent’ is being hosted in Rathmines Parish Pastoral Centre on 4 Thursday’s in March. The movies are: The Way (A journey of Faith on the Camino de Santiago) & The Mission (experiences of a Jesuit missionary in 18th-century South America).  All Are Welcome!

Each night will consist of a showing of the movie followed by…

Friday Stations of the Cross for Lent

February 17, 2023

Stations of the cross will take place every Friday of Lent (excluding St Patrick’s day) beginning on February 24th at 7pm in Mary Immaculate Refuge of Sinners Rathmines.

Led by our Young Adult Group this will include prayer, reflection, and music. All are most welcome to attend.

*Weekday Mass Timetable Changes*

February 13, 2023

Dear Parishioners,

As part of The Building Hope initiative, we recently reviewed our Mass schedules to reflect our partnership of five parishes and are now proposing some modest changes, on a trial basis, in order to offer all parishioners and working people a better choice in terms of Mass times, starting from Monday 6th

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