At times we all need inspiration and assistance in order to help make things happen. Below you will find some resources that might help in your ministry. If you cannot locate what you need – let us know and we try to assist. Email with your query and we will respond in due course.

March 29, 2020

A Prayer in the Time of the Coronavirus – Archbishop Michael Jackson

A Prayer in the Time of the Coronavirus Introduced and Read by Archbishop Michael Jackson, (United Dioceses of Dublin and Glendalough Almighty and All–loving God,Father, Son and Holy Spirit,we pray to you through Christ the Healerfor those who suffer from the Coronavirus Covid–19in Ireland and across the world.We pray too […]
February 3, 2020


Living Word Resources from the workshop that took place in Clonliffe College on January 29th. LIVING WORD 2020 PPT LIVING WORD LENT 1 2020 LIVING WORD LENT 2 2020 LIVING WORD LENT 3 2020 LIVING WORD LENT 4 2020 LIVING WORD LENT 5 2020 LIVING WORD LENT 6 2020
January 29, 2020

Report from the Office for Evangelisation & Ecumenism 2019

Report from the Office for Evangelisation &Ecumenism 2019  Report from the Office for Evangelisation & Ecumenism 2019
January 21, 2020

Getting Started – Training for new Parish Pastoral Council Members 2020

As our new year begins there is an opportunity for new Parish Pastoral Council Members to gather for training. It will  take place on the 8th February from 10am – 4pm in Holy Cross Diocesan Center, Clonliffe, Dublin 3. Numbers are coming in fast for registration. If you are a […]
January 21, 2020

Living Word Workshop 2020

Learn how to lead others in Lectio Divina for Lent. Starts on the 29th January 7:30pm – 9:30pm in Holy Cross Diocesan Center,  Clonliffe, Dublin 3. Great training opportunity for the Lent journey. Last year 37 parishes took part and then led small groups on the Sunday Gospels of Lent. […]
January 3, 2020

Garda Vetting

Garda Vetting Information.Please read the instructions on applying for vetting carefully. One in five forms that are submitted cannot be processed because they have not been filled in correctly and legibly. You will save yourself time (and considerable frustration) if you ensure that the form (NVB1) is correctly completed. Vetting […]
January 3, 2020

Child Safeguarding Policies

The Office of Evangelisation and Ecumenism in accordance with the Archdiocese of Dublin , as a constituent member of the Catholic Church in Ireland, recognises and upholds the dignity and rights of all children, is committed to ensuring their safety and well-being and will work in partnership with parents/ guardians […]
October 15, 2019

Report from the Biblical Co-ordinator 2019

Report from the Biblical Co-ordinator 2019  Kieran O’Mahony OSA is an Augustinian friar and biblical scholar. He lives in St John’s Priory (John’s Lane), Thomas Street, Dublin (D08 F8NW) and he works for Dublin Diocese as coordinator of biblical studies. All resources are available on Tarsus website.     Biblical Studies […]
September 19, 2019

Foundational Leadership Programme – Level 2 Facilitator Programme

  FLP Level 2: Facilitator Programme Are you prepared to take the next step on the Road to Emmaus? The FLP Level 2: Facilitator Programme will allow you to develop your leadership, planning and organising skills. The programme runs alongside the FLP programme and offers an opportunity for FLP Graduates […]
June 11, 2019

Faith for Life 2019

[Show slideshow] Faith for life is a course to help you discover new ways to live out your faith in the reality of today’s world through relationships in family, parish, workplace, and the events of daily life. It aims to help you become more open, confident, trusting and willing to […]
April 10, 2019

Best You Can Be 2019

[Show slideshow] Parishioners from Ballyroan, Churchtown and Rathfarnham parishes are invited to take part in a reflective day entitled Best You Can Be on Saturday 27th April 2019 in The Ruah Pastoral Centre, Ballyroan. Best You Can Be is an introduction to developing adult faith. It aims to explore the […]
April 8, 2019

Faith for Life 2018

[Show slideshow] Faith for Life 2018 concluded recently with an Awards Ceremony on Wednesday 20th March held in Holy Cross Diocesan Centre, Clonliffe. We began our journey last October and eighteen people participated from parishes all over the diocese: Willington, Cabra, Portamarnock, Sandyford, Rivermount, Donnybrook, Greystones, Sruleen, Crumlin, Donore Avenue, […]
March 4, 2019

LIVING WORD Parish Resource for Lectio Divina

You can download these for your parish group. There are 5 Sessions for Lent. LIVING WORD PPT LIVING WORD LENT 1 LIVING WORD LENT 2 SP LIVING WORD LENT 3 LIVING WORD LENT 4 LIVING WORD LENT 5
June 26, 2018

Best You Can Be

Best You Can Be   Parishioners from the parishes of St Peter’s, Phibsboro, Christ the King, Cabra and Most Precious Blood, Cabra West, took part in Best You Can Be on Saturday 23rd June in St Brigid’s Pastoral Centre, Blanchardstown. The facilitation team for the day was Ms Rosemary Lavelle […]
June 15, 2018


Congratulations to all those who received the Faith For Life Awards on the 6th June. This is the culmination of a whole year of journeying together. May you continue to find the link between your life and your call of faith received at Baptism. Faith For Life 6pp DL Leaflet […]
March 27, 2018

Faith For Life 2017-2018

Faith for Life is an adult faith course which has been taking place in the diocese over the past three years.     It is designed to help participants to discover more energising and empowering ways to live out their faith in the reality of today’s world: through relationships, family, home, […]
March 7, 2018

Weeks of Guided Prayer

Weeks of Guided Prayer       We continue to encourage and support individual parishes and Parish Groupings who wish to offer parishioners the opportunity to experience a Week of Guided Prayer. These Weeks have been a source of spiritual renewal both on a personal level, as participants come away […]
March 7, 2018

Synod on Youth 2018 – Young People, The Faith and Vocational Discernment – Dublin Report

Young People, The Faith and Vocational Discernment –   Pope Francis has announced that in October 2018 he will hold a Synod of Bishops, which will reflect on the topic “Young People, the Faith and Vocational Discernment.” He wants young people to be central to the Synod. During April 2017 […]
March 5, 2018

Pathways – Exploring Faith As An Adult

PATHWAYS  –Exploring Faith as an Adult    The Pathways Programme is geared towards those who wish to explore issues and questions of: faith; ministry; the Church today and the nature of belief, in an environment appropriate to Adult Learning and Adult Faith Development.       The Course The programme […]
March 5, 2018

Best You Can Be

BEST YOU CAN BE The Office for Evangelisation & Ecumenism started a new course entitled ‘Best You Can Be’ during the past year. It is inspired by Pope Francis’ vision for individual Christians, for the Church and for the world. “I invite all Christians, everywhere, at this very moment, to […]