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 (or by appointment with Fr. Richard/Fr. Paul) 

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


 Glasnevin Grouping New Weekend Mass Schedule  Beginning Sat 4th/Sun 5th of January 2020

Our Lady of Victories Ballymun Road Sat Evening Vigil Mass to be discontinued. Sun Masses 10.00 am 12.00 noon & 6.00 pm

Our Mother of Divine Grace Ballygall Sat Evening Vigil 6.30 pm Sun Masses 10.00 am & 11.30 am  (Note the new times & the discontinuation of the 9.00 am mass)

Our Lady of Dolours Glasnevin Sat Evening Vigil Mass discontinued. Sun Masses 9.30am (as gaeilge), 11.00 am & 6.30 pm

Corpus Christi Drumcondra Sat Evening Vigil 6.00 pm (Note the earlier time) Sun Mass 10.30 am  (Note the amalgamating of the two Sun Morning Masses)

St. Columba’s Iona Road Sat Evening Vigil 6.00 pm Sun Mass 11.00 am

(There is a Sunday Morning Mass in the Monastery of St. Alphonsus at 9.30 am)










Parish News

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