St. Joseph's Church, Rathnew, Co. Wicklow

St Josephs Church, Rathnew

Mass Times




Vigil 7.00pm


Holy Days 7.00pm





First Fridays of the Month



Please check the latest parish newsletter for changes to Mass times, in particular during religious festivals such as Easter and Christmas.

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Sacraments at St. Joseph's Church


Confessions are heard:

  • after 7.00pm Mass on Saturday
  • on request


The sacrament of Baptism is celebrated on the fourth Saturday of the month at 2pm

To book a Baptism:

Please contact Parish Office   0404 61699

Four weeks notice is required. 

Baptism Preparation Meeting for parents requiring the Sacrament of Baptism for their child need to attent this meeting on the First Thursday of every month in the De La Salle Pastoral Centre at 8pm.

Baptism Preparation course is held on the Wednesday prior to the Baptism, in St Joseph's Church at 8pm.



Notice of Marriage:

A Minimum of 91 Days notice must be given by each party to the State and a priest of his and her parish of residence. (Six months in the case of persons under 18 years of age).

To book a marriage in St. Josephs:

Please contact the Parish Office on 0404 61699

Pre-Marriage Courses

All who are contemplating marriage are strongly recommended to attend a Pre-Marriage Course. We recommend booking through ACCORD: see contact information.

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