Parish Contacts

Parish Priest

Fr Peter Reilly

Presbytery 1

1 Ballycullen Avenue

Firhouse  Dublin 24

Phone: (01) 4599855

Mobile in case of emergencies:

087 9746831



Hugh McCahill

Parish Secretary

Jackie Martin

Assistant to Secretary 

Ann Murphy

Parish Office

Ballycullen Avenue, Firhouse, Dublin 24.

Monday - Friday

9.30.a.m. - 4.00.p.m.

Phone: (01) 4524702


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Sacrament of Baptism

Twice monthly, normally one Saturday and one Sunday at 12.30.p.m. Please check dates with the Parish Office (Tel: 01 - 4524702).

Both Parents need to attend a Baptism Preparation Meeting to confirm the Baptism of their child. For the Date and Time of the Baptism Preparation Meetings please check with the Parish Office.

Please give at least 4 weeks notice through the Parish Office.

Sacrament of Reconciliation (Confession)

Saturday after 10 a.m. Mass & 5.30 p.m. - 5.50 p.m. (Before 6 p.m. Vigil Mass) by request.

Celebration of the Eucharist (Mass)

To see Mass Times for Sundays, Weekdays and Holy Days please click above.

Sacrament of Matrimony/Marriage

You will need to contact the Priest of your Parish of Residence (where you are presently living) at the same time you are booking the Church and Reception Venue for your Marriage, to begin the Pre-Nuptial Enquiry Forms. This is irrespective of what Church the wedding will be taking place.

Independently you need to make contact with the Civil Registrar of Marriages.


Marriage Preparation Course

It is essential that you partake in a Marriage Preparation Course, and booking a Marriage Preparation Course should happen at the same time as booking the Church for your Wedding Day.

We at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Parish of Firhouse recommend:

A copy of the Certificate of Attendance will be needed to be included with your Pre-Nuptial Enquiry Forms.


First Holy Communion 2017

Scoil Carmel: Saturday 6th May and Saturday 13th May, at 11.30.a.m.

Firhouse Educate Together: Saturday 20th May, at 11.30.a.m.


Sacrament of Confirmation 2017

Friday 10th March at 11 a.m.