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St. Mary’s Oratory

Mon 25th Joseph O’Callaghan

Tue 26th Special Intention

Wed 27th Special Intention

Thur 28th Special Intention

Fri 29th Mass at 10am

Sat 30th Patsy T Doherty

St. Mary’s Cockhill

Mon 25th Barry O’Loughlin (MM)

Tues 26th Mausie & Paddy Roche

Wed 27th James Bradley

Fri 29th Mass at 7.30pm

Sat 30th Mass at 7.30pm

Star of the Sea

Thurs 29th Mass at 7pm

Sun 31st Gerry McLaughlin (1st A)


Mass Times During Lent

The daily Masses will be as follows 7.15am & 10.00am in St. Mary’s Oratory, 

7.30pm in St. Mary’s Cockhill 

(except for when there is a Station Mass, notice will be given)


Stations of the Cross during Lent

Will take place after : 10am Mass in the Oratory every weekday,

7.00pm Mass in Desertegney on Thursday’s &

7.30pm Mass in Cockhill on Friday’s.




St Mary’s, Cockhill (1847)


Sundays: Saturday Vigil 7.30pm. 11.00am

Holy Days: As announced

Weekdays: Mon - Fri 7.30pm

Requiems: 11.00am

Confessions: Saturday: 6.45pm - 7.25pm; First Friday: 7.00pm - 7.25pm

Baptisms: Cockhill only: 3.00pm on Saturdays

St Mary’s Oratory, Buncrana (1929)


Sundays: Saturday Vigil 6.00pm. 9.00am, 12.30pm

Weekdays: Mon - Fri 10.00am

Requiems: 10.00am

Confessions: Saturday: 5.15pm - 5.50pm; First Friday: 9.30am - 9.55am

Star of the Sea Church, Desertegney (1964)


Sundays: 10.00am

Holy Days: As announced

Weekdays: As announced

Requiems: 11.00am (Mon-Sat); 11.30am Sunday

Confessions: Thursday 7.15pm - 7.55pm; Holy Days: Half an hour before each Vigil Mass

Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament: 6am - 12.00 midnight daily (except during Sunday morning Masses)


Booking Masses

The register of Masses is kept in the Parish Office so the easiest way to book a Mass is to call into the Office or telephone.


Buncrana Parish - St Patrick's Road, Buncrana, Co. Donegal : Tel - 00 353 (0) 74 9361253