For three sessions, during Advent, you are invited to take part in a mini-retreat that will explore the themes of Faith, Hope and Love. The retreat will be led by Fr Billy Swan, St Aidan’s Cathedral, Enniscorthy and will take place from Tuesday 1st to Thursday 3rd December beginning at 8pm. To take part, all…

Pedestrian Improvement Scheme Working Group – Volunteers Wanted!!


If you are interested in taking part in a ‘Pedestrian Improvement Scheme’ Working Group focused on identifying improvements in the Beaumont area we would be delighted to hear from you – please drop us a line by email to

2020 SVP St Michael’s Conference Annual Collection

Letter from John McAdoo, President of St Michael’s Conference SVP

St Michael’s Conference SVP Blackrock would like to thank most sincerely all who have supported St Michaels SVP Conference Blackrock over the past year. The past year has been difficult for everyone due to the continued Covid19 pandemic. We hope all of you and your…

2021 Alzheimer Calendar

This Calendar supports local Cork services at the Alzheimer Day Care Centre at Bessborough and the calendar is printed in Cork and all photos are donated by a Cork Photographer. Can be bought online here

Thank You Parishioners

Thanks to all who have donated to our Parish in recent times by way of the recently added DONATE facility on our Parish website.

Thank You from Fr Colin & Canon Tadhg ~ 13th November 2020

Fr Colin and Canon Tadhg would like to thank you for your November offerings for the Holy Souls Novena. It is much appreciated at this time. We continue to remember all our loved ones in the prayers during this month.

Welcome to St Michaels for Personal Prayer

To maximise the number of people that can join us for Personal Prayer, we have made a number of changes to the church so that we comply with HSE guidelines and keep everyone safe.

Please use only the bottom half of the church and exit from the left only, using the one-way system following the…

2020 Mass of Remembrance

Our annual Bereavement Mass for those who have died in the past 12 months will take place this year during the Novena for the Holy Souls each day from Monday 2nd to Friday 6th November 2020 at the 10am Mass. With the current restrictions in place, unfortunately, we are unable to have members of the…

Catholic Papers Update ~ 22nd October 2020

The Catholic publications continue to be available at St Michael’s every day. Three weeklies are available – Irish Catholic, Universe/Catholic Times & Tablet, one fortnightly – Catholic Voice and two monthlies – Messenger and Catholic Herald. Something to suit everyone! You may be able to help to get a paper for someone who is no…

New Covid-19 Restrictions ~ 6th October 2020

Bishop Fintan Gavin has written to priests of the diocese regarding the new restrictions.
Following the government announcement yesterday evening that the entire country will be elevated to Level 3 of the national plan for Resilience and Recovery Plan of Living with Covid-19 the following changes will take effect from midnight tonight 6th October.