Parish Office
(Thursday mornings)
41 Rathfarnham Road
Terenure, Dublin 6W
Phone/Fax: 01 4905543
Email: Parish Office []
Clergy Rev Adrienne Galligan Rathfarnham Rectory, 41 Rathfarnham Road, Terenure, Dublin 6W
Tel: (01) 4905543 - Email:
Curate Assistant Rev'd Ruth O'Kelly  
Diocesan Reader Joan Forsdyke 087 9475548
Organist & Choirmaster Simon Harden  :
Hon. Secretary Jonathan Mills 01 494 3605
Hon. Treasurer George Wallace  
Churchwardens Leslie Deacon & 494 6062
  Alan McMillan  
Glebewardens George James  
  Leslie Mantle
Hall Bookings John Deacon 087 1265325
Sunday Club/GNC Lynn Storey 087 6957061
Safeguarding Trust Officer Ruth Burleigh
Contact the Parish Office 01 490 5543
Stewardship Beryl Dawson  
Church Review Pam Shorten  
Scripture Readers Rota Andrew Shorten 493 7179
Rathfarnham Parish National School Principal: Mrs. Joyce Perdue 01 494 3470
Vestry: Contact the Parish Office

Sunday Club is a club for children from 3 to 7 years old and meets during the 10.30am service each Sunday morning – contact Heather Wilkinson

Good News Club is for children from 3rd to 6th class – contact Heather Wilkinson

Both Sunday Club and Good News Club have varied programs consisting of Bible stories, drama, music, craft and games.

Confirmation Group begins each autumn and meets on a Sunday at 6.00pm and is open to all young people of secondary school age – contact the Parish Office

  • Senior Choir is a mixed choir of approx 30 singers who help lead the singing on a Sunday morning and also take part in special services and concerts throughout the year. Rehearsal time is in the Church at 7.45pm each Wednesday. – contact David Wilkinson
  • Junior Choir consists of boys and girls from 8 – 12 years old and sings on special occasions - contact Mrs Joyce Perdue
  • Bowls Club is both a social and competitive Club and meets on a Tuesday at 8pm and on Saturday at 7pm in the Hall – contact Anne Bowen

    Youth Club is for all young people who are in 2nd year and over in secondary school, and meets for all kinds of games and activities as well as outings

    31st RATHFARNHAM Beavers are for boys in 1st and 2nd class for a varied time of fun and games - For information please contact Paula Donovan

    31st RATHFARNHAM CUBS Boys 3rd to 5th class. The Cubs take part in both indoor and outdoor activities and go on two camps each year. Contact Paula Donovan

    The Scout Association Logo31st RATHFARNHAM SCOUTS Boys 11+. The scouts take part in a wide range of activities and go on several camps each year which includes 2-3 weeks abroad in the summer – Contact Iain Forrest - Email: Website:

    Venture Scout Unit open to those at 5th & 6th year in secondary school. Contact the leaders by emailing ''

    Ladybirds are for girls from 5 to 7 years old. The Ladybirds are the youngest of the Guide Movement and enjoy a programme of games and craftwork – contact Maeve Wilson

    Brownies involves girls from 6½ to 11 years old. Brownies have fun while learning to help others and have a programme which includes craft, music, the outdoors as well as interest badges – contact Mary Somers

    Guides is the next step for Brownies. Guides enjoy outings, camps and weekly meetings of games and activities – contact Heather Bowen

    Junior Badminton is available for primary children from 3rd class onwards and gives a chance to learn how to play. Contact Tarah Jones

    Ladies Badminton meets weekly and is for those who want some exercise in a not too serious way! - contact Karen Dent 4944442 Email:

    Senior Badminton is a friendly, league/cup playing Club who meet on a Monday and Thursday at 7.30pm in the Hall – contact Lynn Frost - Email: - Website:

    the Mothers Union logo Mothers’ Union is open to women single, married, separated, widowed or divorced. The age range is wide and the meetings are both serious and fun. The Mothers' Union have area meetings which are announced. The Parish group is combined with Zion Parish.

    Toddlerzone is for parents or minders of children 0-3 years old and meets weekly – contact Heather Wilkinson

    Wednesday Club is the parish group for the retired (over 55s) and meets every 4th Wednesday at 2.30pm in the Parish Centre. There is a wide variety of speakers and outings organised and a great way to meet people – contact Robin Miller

    Whist Drives are held every 3rd Wednesday at 8.00pm in the Hall There is no age limit and you don’t even have to be a brilliant player – contact Beryl Dawson Email:

    Extend is an extension of the League of Health with exercises sitting on chairs especially tailored for older people. Meetings are held each Wednesday morning at 11.30am in the Parish Centre

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