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A message from Fr. Eugene

Dear Parishioner & Friends of St. James’s Parish, Allow me to introduce myself. My name is Eugene Taaffe and I have been appointed Parish Priest of Saint James’s Parish. Since arriving here in September I have been settling in after the past 9 years in Balbriggan. Part of my settling in has been visits to…Continue Reading

Blessing of the Graves in St James’ Graveyard.

The Blessing of the Graves in St James’ Graveyard (behind the Pearse Lyons Distillery) took place on September 9th after 10.30 Mass. After Mass we all processed to the Graveyard and Prayers and a Blessing took Place. We were glad to have been able to access the graveyard and have the blessing near the distillery. We…Continue Reading

CAMINO SOCIETY AGM JULY 29th  2018

THE CAMINO SOCIETY AGM TOOK PLACE IN THE ST JAMES PARISH HALL ON JAMES STREET ON JULY 29th at 9.15am…. THANK YOU TO ALL WHO PARTICIPATED – DETAILS ON SOCIETY WEBSITE  www.caminosociety.com     CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL INVOLVED IN THE FIRST CELTIC FESTIVAL  THANK YOU WESTPORT & THE WEST Continue Reading

Camino Information Centre

      The Centre is now OPEN until October 2018 at the Church of St james – James’ Street Dublin 8.every Thursdays, Fridays …..   between 10.30am and 3.30pm. The Passports are always available in the Sacristy during office hours throughout the year … Always check first on 01-4531143. For Winter opening times go to www.caminosociety.com…Continue Reading

1916 Joseph Mary Plunkett Chalice

We are very Proud that the Chalice used at the wedding of Joseph Mary Plunkett to Grace Gifford was part of the Mass in Arbor Hill on Sunday 24th April 2016. Archbishop Eamon Martin, the celebrant lifted the Chalice during the consecration. It was and is a proud moment for us in the parish of…Continue Reading

First Holy Communion and Confirmation 2019 TO BE CONFIRMED

  THE PARISH WERE PROUD TO WELCOME THE VISIT OF HIS GRACE THE ARCHBISHOP ON THE 27th APRIL 2018 CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL THE BOYS AND GIRLS WHO HAVE MADE THEIR FIRST HOLY COMMUNION AND RECEIVED THE GIFT OF CONFIRMATION – WELL DONE TO THEIR PARENTS AND GUARDIANS AND ESPECIALLY TO ALL THE TEACHERS AND SNA’S…Continue Reading

Camino Annual Mass 2019 Sunday 28th July at 10.30am

Last year 2018 We were delighted to welcome as our Homilist, The Very Reverend Dermot Dunne  Dean of Christ Church and the United Dioceses of Dublin and Glendalough. The Camino Annual Mass will be held in the Church of St James On July 28th 2019 @ 10.30am (the nearest sunday date to the 25th feast day)…Continue Reading