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Welcome to the website of St Matthew’s Parish, Ballyfermot. We hope you will find any information that you may require on our site, but should you need any help, please don’t hesitate to contact us in the Parish Office.

As a community of faith, we look forward to welcoming you at St Matthews in person. We appreciate that not everyone can attend in person, so if you would like to use the webcam, you’ll find a link in the menu above, or else just click here!

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Parish News


 THE SELF EMPTYING OF CHRIST Facilitated by Fr Donagh O’Shea OP “Let this mind be in you that was in Christ Jesus, who, though he was in the form of God, did not count equality with God a thing to be grasped. He emptied himself, taking the form of a servant, being born in human likeness. And being found in human form, he…

Annual Novena of Grace.

This year the Novena is being conducted in St Matthew’s by the Redemptorist Fathers. It is a type of nine day Retreat that we have every year from 4th to 12th March. Those who conduct the Novena celebrate Mass and preach a sermon at 10am and 7.30pm Masses.There is also an encouragement to go to Confession during the Novena. Many people like…

Lenten Food Appeal for the Heart to Hand charity

As in previous years we are once again appealing to the parishioners of St. Matthews to bring donations of food items for our annual Lenten Food Appeal for the Heart to Hand charity To date, Heart to Hand have sent 9 lorries of food and humanitarian aid to Poland to the Ukrainian refugees, mostly women, children and the elderly who had to leave their…

Funeral Ministers

The Parish of St Matthews is in need of Funeral Ministers. Fr Piaras Mac Lochlainn P.P. would like to ask Parishioners to come forward and volunteer to assist in the Church during Funerals. For further information please contact the Parish Centre 01 626 5695.

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