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St. Fintan's Parish, Raheen

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                            Mass times for coming week                               St. Fintans Church, Raheen

Christmas Eve 24th December – 5pm

Sunday 27th December – 12 noon



St. Brigid’s Church, Shanahoe

Christmas Eve 24th December – 3pm

Christmas Day 25th December – 9.30am

Sunday 27th December – 9.30am


Bishop Nulty has appealed to everybody to use face coverings when attending Mass or private prayer in our Churches from now on. 

Please respect your fellow Parishioners by observing the 2m social distancing rule in our Churches.   

Stay Safe – protect each other. 

Alone Coronavirus Helpline for Older People

0818 222 024

If you have concerns or queries about Covid-19 call AlONE’s dedicated Support line everyday 8am – 8pm


Our Dream

A Parish Community that includes all and involves both young and old; an open and welcoming community where there is caring, sharing and communicating; a community that celebrates in a full, joyful and lively way it’s Christian life together in the Sunday Mass.

Our Parish

Our Dream: A Parish Community that includes all and involves both young and old…


There are two primary schools in the Parish


Click on the block to see the Groups page.


Celebrating the sacraments is at the core of our parish life. Our big moments in life are marked in a solemn way from womb to tomb.

Here we provide all the details for the celebration of the sacraments in our parish.

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