Community Groups


There are many diverse groups who can offer help, advice and support within our community, including the following. Please contact the named person or the Parish Office (tel: 01-2858835) or email for further information.

Church Ministries

Ministers of the Word
Proclaim the Word of God at all Masses
Contact Parish Office.

Ministers of the Eucharist
Distribute the Eucharist at Mass and bring Holy Communion to the sick and housebound.
Contact through Parish Office.

Sing at 10 a.m. Mass on Sundays
Practice on Mondays in Parish Church
Cantors lead congregational singing at 6.30pm Vigil Mass

Cabinteely Christian Gospel Choir
Group sings at 12.30 a.m. Mass on Sundays
Practice on 8pm Wednesdays in the Parish Centre
Contact through Parish Office.


Flower Arranging
This group arranges the flowers for Sunday Mass and for Weddings and Special Occasions.
Coordinator: Eileen Kennedy. Contact through Parish Office.

Altar Servers
Training takes place regularly for the Parish Church.
Contact through Parish Office.

Greet People at the main Sunday masses and hand out the missalettes.
Contact through Parish Office

Prayer Groups


Tuesday: Divine Mercy Devotions after the 10 AM Mass

Wednesday Nights Centering Prayer 7pm-8pm

Thursdays: Gospel Reflection Group 10.30am-12.30pm

Fridays: Gospel Contemplation   10.30am- 12.30pm

The Rosary is recited before the 10 AM mass on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Fridays at 9.40 AM.



St Brigid’s Home Contact Group
Visits to housebound people in the parish (any age). We hope to increase the sense of contact and participation within the community by giving whatever time we can offer e.g. a short weekly visit.

Contact through Parish Office.


Baptism Group
Help parents prepare for the baptism of their child.  Pre-baptism meeting for parents is held on the 1st Tuesday of each month in the Parish House.
Contact: Contact through Parish Office.

Do This in memory of Me

7 Masses inn St Brigid’s Church throughout the year as part of the preparation for First Penance and First Holy Communion.

The Bethany Bereavement Support Group
Drop in support meeting for bereaved. Meets in the Parish Pastoral Centre on the last Friday of very month after the 10 AM mass.


A newsletter, giving news of parish events, notices and small ads etc. Delivery by a team to each home in the parish.
Contact Parish Office.

Web site
Contact Parish Office.


Mother and Toddler
Contact Parish Office

Support Groups

St Vincent de Paul Society
For help or information contact the Parish Office at 2858835 or any of the priests


Social Club for Senior Citizens
Meets every Wednesday 2:30 – 4:30pm in the Parish Centre from September to June
Contact: Parish Office.

Bridge Club
Meets every Thursday 2:30 – 4:30pm in the Parish Centre from September to June.
Contact:  Parish Office.