Welcome to Our Lady of Dolours website

Parish Statement

We are the People of God, called together to participate fully in building the Kingdom of God here in

Our Lady of Dolours Parish, Glasnevin. 

Confident in God's love, we aim to live out this love by:

* Welcoming each and every one to our Parish and fostering a sense of belonging.

* Praying and working together, guided by the Holy Spirit, to draw others to Jesus   Christ.

* Striving to meet the needs of the people we serve through listening and open communication.

* Respecting diversity and developing the talents of all to respond to the needs of this community.

  Our beautiful church is situated beside the Tolka River at the junction of Glasnevin Hill and Botanic Avenue. 


Contact Us

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Our Lady of Dolours:Address:Botanic Road,Glasnevin,Dublin 9

Contact: Parish secretary: Áine Ridgeway, email- This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.,tel:8379445 

Administrator:Fr. Richard Sheehy,This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., tel 5582697

                     Co-Parish Priest: Fr. Paul Coyle, email -                

                      This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., tel 5156765

Office Opening Hours: Mon -  Fri  (10.30 a.m. - 12.30 p.m.). 

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Mass Times

 Mass Times


Sunday9:30 am(Irish Mass), 11.00 am, and 6:30pm.

Daily Mass TimesMonday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday -10:00 AM

                                                                                                                                 There is a Prayer Service on Thursday Mornings at 10.00am

 Holy Days:

6:30 PM Vigil, 10:00 AM.  

Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession) - Saturdays 10:30 AM & 6:00 PM (or by appointment with Fr. Richard)


Morning prayer - at 9.45 a.m. each weekday before the 10.00 a.m. mass. 





The full timetable for the Christmas Services is now available: Click the link below to view:

Christmas & New Year Timetable









Parish News

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