The feast of St. Thérèse takes place on Sunday October 1st 2017. To mark the feast a Triduum will take place in Whitefriar Street Church from September 29th to October 1st. For more information click here.
Organ Recitals 2017
A series of Organ Recitals will take place at Whitefriar Street Church in May 2017. For more details, click here.
St. Valentine, 2017
To mark the feast of St. Valentine, two Masses will be celebrated on Tuesday, February 14th, and will include the blessing of rings. For more details,click here.
The Feastday of
Tuesday February 14th, 2017.
Whitefriar Street Church has had a long association with St. Valentine. This is largely due to the fact that his relics reside in the church. Every day, throughout the year, people come to his shrine to ask for his intercession, guidance and protection.
This year, the feast of St. Valentine will take place on Tuesday, February 14th. To celebrate the feast in Whitefriar Street Church, there will be two special Masses celebrated at 11.30 a.m. and 3.00 p.m., and the Mass will included the blessing of rings. The homilist will be Father Bernard Murphy of the Whitefriar Street Carmelite Community
If you would like to know more about the history of St. Valentine and Whitefriar Street Church, please click here.
To hear the RTE radio broadcast discussing the Shrine of St. Valentine, click here.
Fr. Brian McKay, the Prior of Whitefriar Street, was also interviewed by the Catholic News Service, to see this video click here.