Rathfarnham Parish is a Church of Ireland (Anglican) parish situated in the south west suburbs of Dublin City.
We are committed to providing worship within an Anglican framework which is lively and relevant and which seeks to touch the hearts and minds of those who attend.
Being a mixed-age parish we have a wide range of organisations from toddlers to the retired.
Rathfarnham Parish is commit to a shared ministry led by the clergy and lay people. In 2003 a three year project “CHRIST FIRST” was launched to implement a collaborative ministry programme
An Outreach Program includes:
Support for Barnardos – the children’s agency
Support for Youth Horizons – an educational project in Jobstown, Tallaght, for early-school leavers
An Overseas Project with Daggafontein Primary School, near Johannesburg, South Africa
Rathfarnham Parish National School, a twelve teacher school with 240 pupils, is situated on Washington Lane, off Butterfield Avenue, Rathfarnham. Principle: Mrs. Joyce Perdue Tel: 01-4943470.
There are three choirs in the parish:-
Senior Choir (29 members at present) practice night on Wednesday at 7.45pm
Youth Choir for teenage singers and instrumentalists with great potential
Junior Choir for boys and girls aged 8 to 12 years old
For further information contact Organist and Choirmaster: Mr David Wilkinson Tel: 01-4931850
Our monthly magazine “News For You” and our Parish Information Pack are available on request from Rathfarnham Rectory, Rathfarnham Road, Terenure, Dublin 6W. A short summary of News for You' is sent by email. To ask for a copy email here
To read & see details of the replacement and repair of the Church roof, CLICK HERE