Contacts

Sacristy

Open: Mon – Sat. until 11am
Phone: (01) 823 8354


Office*

Open: Mon – Fri.  10am – 1pm
Phone: (01) 811 5412


Email: office@blanchardstownparish.ie

Priests

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Rev. Cyril Mangan. Adm.

Phone: (01) 821 3660

Fr. Cyril Mangan has been Parish Administrator since 2012 .

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Rev. John Casey C.Ss.R

Phone: (01) 821 3716

Fr. Casey says “I’m a Redemptorist and come from Mitchelstown in Cork. I was ordained in Galway after an undistinguished academic career.

I spent about fourteen years as a missionary in India. On returning to Ireland I was engaged in Parish missions and retreats.

About nine years ago I got permission to work in a parish in Dublin and ended up in St. Brigid’s.

I have been happy here since then.

Pastor Emeritus

Canon Walter Harris

Canon Harris studied in Clonliffe and was ordained on June 14th 1953. He worked in many parishes throughout the Dublin diocese before being appointed Parish Priest of Blanchardstown in 1989. He served as P.P. until he retired in 2003. While he no longer has an official role in St. Brigid’s, we are very glad that he remains so much a part of our parish life.


Parish Team

Pastoral Worker

We are delighted to welcome Mairin Keegan to St. Brigid’s Parish Blanchardstown

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Jim Adams

Our New Deacon, Jim Adams

I am a married man from Coolock, we have four adult children. I graduated from All Hallows Drumcondra with an honours degree in Theology and Philosophy in 2008, I am also a graduate of Mater Dei and Maynooth Pontifical College (certificate in Marriage education).

I worked for a leading tool hire company for twenty years- 10 years in Coolmine industrial estate. Currently I work part time, as assistant to a liaison Officer in Rehabilitative training for a charity that supports people with limited mobility.

In 2012, I was ordained in the Pro Cathedral as part of the first group of permanent deacons ordained in Ireland. After ordination I was appointed to the parish where I lived- St Joseph the Worker Bonnybrook.

I have a great belief in, and commitment to marriage and I am a volunteer with ACCORD for the last 10 years working in marriage education.

I am a volunteer with Special Olympics and I mentor an athlete as part of the Athlete Leadership programme.

I was appointed to St Brigid’s Blanchardstown in October this year and I am looking forward to working in this parish over the coming years.

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Sacristan

Dan Lynch is our Sacristan appointed in January 2016.

Dan, has a wealth of experience and Spirituality for this role and works in the care and preparation of our Church and Altar for Sacraments and Liturgies and a host of other vital functions to the running of the Church.

Parish Secretary

Christine Carleton

Joining the team in 2004, Christine is responsible for the secretarial aspects of the parish – accounts, correspondence and parish records. Together with the sacristan, she is happy to deal with enquiries regarding arrangements for baptisms, marriages, Mass intentions, parish events and all other items that arise in a busy parish like ours.


Other Local Parishes

Local Parish Contact Details

Blakestown – St. Mary of the Servants
Ph: (01) 821 0874  -  www.blakestownparish.com

Castleknock – Our Lady Mother of the Church
Ph: (01) 821 4003  www.castleknockparish.ie

Corduff – St. Patrick’s Church
Ph: (01) 821 3596

Hartstown – St.Ciaran’s Church
Ph: (01) 821 4863  - http://www.st-ciarans-parish.ie

Huntstown – The Sacred Heart of Jesus Church
Ph: (01) 824 9651  -  http://huntstown-littlepace.ie

Laurel Lodge – St. Thomas the Apostle Church
Ph: (01) 820 8112

Littlepace – Mary, Mother of Hope
Ph: (01) 821 8910

Mountview – St. Phillip the Apostle Church
Ph: (01) 821 6380 www.stphilipsmountview.ie

Mulhuddart – St. Luke the Evangelist

Ph: (01) 820 5480

Porterstown/Clonsilla – St. Mochta’s
Ph: (01) 821 3218  - http://www.stmochtasparish.ie/