Christmas Schedules in our Friaries
Ard Mhuire, Donegal
Saturday 23rd December
8am “Rorate Coeli” Advent Candlelit Dawn Mass of Our Lady, preceded by exposition from 7am
Christmas Eve: Sunday 24th
9am Sunday Mass
Confessions: available all day.
(NO 5:30 Mass.)
9pm: First Mass of Christmas
(Midnight Mass of the Angels) with carols from 8:30pm
Christmas Day: Monday 25th
9am: Mass of Christmas Day.
(Dawn Mass of the Shepherds)
No Evening Mass or Confessions on Christmas Day.
St. Stephen’s Day: Tuesday 26th
8am Mass: Friary Oratory.
Mass Schedule as normal.
Confessions available in the afternoon only.
Coffee Dock & Shop re-open on Sat Dec 30th
Wednesday 20th Dec, 7pm: Adoration, Reconciliation & Benediction (College Chapel)
Sat 23rd December, 6pm: Vigil Mass for the 4th Sunday of Advent (College Chapel)
Sunday 24th December, 10am and 12pm: Mass for the 4th Sunday of Advent (College Chapel)
Sunday 24th December, 8pm: Vigil Mass for Christmas (College Chapel)
Monday 25th of December, 10 am & 12pm: Christmas Mass (College Chapel)
Tuesday 26th December, 10am: Mass for St Stephen’s Day (Friary Chapel)
Confessions available on request from the Friary.
Holy Trinity, Cork
Sunday 24th December at 7.30pm: Concelebrated Mass and Blessing of the Crib
Monday 25th December, Christmas Day Masses: 8.00 – 10.00 -11.00 – 12.30pm
Masses for the rest of the week:
Tues 26, Wed 27, Thurs 28 December: 10.00 and 12.00 noon. No evening Mass.
Friday 29th December: 8.30; 10.00; 12.45; 7.30pm
Saturday 30th December: 8.30; 10.00; 12.00noon
St Francis Parish, Priorswood, Dublin
Sunday 24th December, Christmas Eve 600pm: Children’s Mass
Sunday 24th December, Christmas Eve 9.00pm: Mass, carols and blessing of the crib
Monday 25th December, Christmas Day: 9.30 am and 11.30am
Church Street, Dublin
18th – 22nd December: EACH EVENING AFTER 7.30 MASS
Saturday 23rd December: after 9.30 Mass until 11.am
Sunday 24th of December, Christmas Eve: before and after each morning Mass
Sunday 24th December, Christmas Eve:
8.00 PM CHRISTMAS CAROLS
8.30 PM CHRISTMAS MASS
Monday 25th December, Christmas Day:
9 am, 10 am (Gaeilge) & 11.30 (NO EVENING MASS)
WEEK AFTER CHRISTMAS DAY
Mass each day at 9.30 AM (NO EVENING MASS )
Sunday 31st: New Year’s Eve: 9 am 10.am (Gaeilge) 11.30 am 7 pm
NEW YEAR’S DAY (MONDAY): Mass at 9.30. AM No Evening Mass
From 2nd JANUARY: Masses at 8 am and 7.30 pm
FRIARY OFFICE: CLOSED 23,26,27,30
OPEN: 28/29 DECEMBER 9am TO 1 pm
St Michan’s Parish, Halston Street, Dublin
Confessions: Available on request after 6pm vigil and 12noon Masses and after daily Mass
Sunday 24th December, Christmas Eve Vigil: 7pm
Monday 25th December, Christmas Day: 12 noon
Tuesday 26th December, St. Stephen’s Day: 10am
Wednesday, 27th December to 30th December: 10am
Saturday, 30th Vigil: 6pm
Sunday 31st December, New Year’s Eve: 12noon
Monday, 1st January: 10am Greek Catholic Community (Halston Street)
Comunitatea GrecoCatolică Christmas Eve at 9:15pm and Christmas Day at 1pm TBC
Capuchin Friary, Kilkenny
Confessions: From Saturday 16th Dec to Christmas Eve 24th Dec Inclusive
Confessions daily from 10.00am to 5.30pm
Christmas Eve (Sunday 24th): Vigil Masses: 5.40pm and 9.00pm
Christmas Day (Monday 25th): 10.45am (Irish Mass) and 12.00 Noon
From Tuesday December 26th until Friday 29th December (inclusive): Mass will only be at 10.30am daily.
There will be no 5.40pm Mass until Saturday 30th December
NO CONFESSIONS FROM TUESDAY 26th UNTIL TUESDAY 2nd JAN 2018
FRIARY OFFICE CLOSED FROM 4.00PM SATURDAY 23rd DECEMBER
Capuchin Friary, Raheny
|Friday 22nd December||Saturday 23rd December|
|10:30am – 11:30am||10:00am – 12:00pm|
|2:00pm – 3:00pm||2:00pm – 6:00pm|
|4:00pm – 5:00pm||7:00pm – 8:00pm|
|Christmas Eve 24th|
|3:00pm – 5:00pm|
Christmas Eve (Sunday): Christmas Carols 8:30pm. Vigil Mass 9:00pm
Christmas Day (Monday): 9:30am
St. Stephen’s Day: 12 noon
- The Advent Reflection and Confessions will take place as normal on Friday 22nd at 7:30pm
- From December 26th to January 9th (Incl) Masses will be at 12 noon except for the intervening Sundays (December 31st and January 7th) which will be at 9:30am
- No confessions from Tuesday 26th until the 5th January (Incl) 2018
The Office shall be closed from the December 24th to December 27th
On December 28th, 29th and 30th the Office will be open one hour before and after Mass (12noon)
The Office then will be closed again from the December 31st to January 3rd after which it will return to normal hours.
Please note that the Church will close at 8pm on Christmas Eve so that preparations can be
The Oratory, Blanchardstown
Confessions available after 4.30pm Mass daily up to Christmas Eve.
Sunday 24th December, Christmas Eve Vigil Mass: 4.30pm.