Confirmation 2018

Young people from Zion Parish and The High School who wish to be confirmed may like to know that the Confirmation Service will take place in Rathfarnham Parish Church on Sunday, 25th February 2018. Information will be sent to those parents who contact the parish office by email to



Rathgar Terenure Fellowship Lent Lecture at Zion Church

Nick Henderson, CEO of the Irish Refugee Council, will be speaking in Zion on Wednesday 28th February 2018 at 8.00p.m.

The IRC partner with the dioceses in the housing appeal but they do so much more for refugees and those in direct provision.

Nick is an engaging and informative speaker, his talk will form part of a Lent series looking at social justice.  Other weeks will consider issues such as homelessness, LGBT rights in Irish society and in the churches, and full participation of those living with disabilities.



The Free Acoustic Band in concert at Zion Parish Hall, Friday 9th March – 8.00pm

An evening of song, camaraderie & craic with wine, soft drinks and light snacks available.

  • The Free Acoustic Band is a small group of accomplished singers and Musicians who play a mix of music for all ages, (including songs from musicals, old time favourites, ballads and pop from the past six decades.
  • The Free Acoustic Band have performed at pub-gigs, fund-raisers and private parties over the years. Members of the group are most accomplished on an individual basis; one being the leader of a folk group that performs twice a month in a Dublin parish, and two more of whom have performed, in choirs and – in the case of one band member – solo on many occasions in the National Concert Hall, (as well as performing solo for the Pope on his visit to Ireland in 1979). One member has also been involved in producing musical events in The National Concert Hall.
  • Tickets will be on sale from members of the Vestry and the Parish Office and from some other parishioners, throughout the month of February.
  • There will be a maximum number of people that we can fit in the hall, so please get your tickets early to avoid disappointment. Tickets may also be bought directly from Brian Hunt at

Thank you, Brian