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Welcome to the website of Star of the Sea Church. The church is one of two churches in the parish of Laytown-Mornington.
We hope that you find the site useful for information on masses, sacraments and other church events as well as keeping up -to-date with what's happening in our community and parish.

Priests of the Parish

Second Sunday of Advent

Fr. Joseph Apust
Tel: 041 9827384


Fr. Denis McNelis  P.P.
Laytown (041 9827258)

Parish Office Hours
Mon/Wed/Fri:  9.30am- 2.00pm

Mass Times

Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Saturday Night Vigil:




Monday:      Liturgy of the Word










Patron Day of Our Church

Monday 9th December :  We celebrate the feast of the Immaculate Conception.
On this day we make a special effort to go to Mass.
Mass for the Feast Day at 8.45am in Star of the Sea Church, Mornington.


Eucharistic Adoration

Christmas Carol Service in Mornington Church

from 9am to 6pm


On Request

Christmas Confessions will take place on Saturday 21st December at 6pm Mass.

To launch the Christmas Spirit, those involved in Music Ministry in Mornington Church will gather to sing a collection of Christmas Carols on Sunday 8th December at 6pm in Mornington Church.  
The programme will include:  The Folk Group, Children’s Choir, Cantors and Gospel Choir.

Mass Cards

Bambinelli Sunday

Mass Cards for the Dead, Birthday Remembrance, Special Occasion, Get Well & Christmas Mass Bouquets etc. are available in the Parish Office Mon/Wed/Fri 9.30am-1pm and in the Sacristy after Mass.

will be celebrated at the 11.30am Mass next Sunday, the Third Sunday of Advent (15th December).  
All children & adults are invited to bring the Baby Jesus figure from their homes to be blessed.

Mornington Church Anniversary DVD

Your Parish Needs You - Parish Volunteers

The DVDs / USBs of the Opening Dedication of Mornington Church, the Silver Jubilee Mass and the 30th Anniversary Mass are available in the Parish Office at €15 each.  Please contact the Sacristy or the Parish Office if you would like to buy a copy.


At present we are looking for additional parishioners for:- Parish Pastoral Council , Liturgy Group, Music Ministry, Baptismal Team, Children’s Liturgy Group, Readers, Ministers of the Eucharist, Altar Servers, Grandparents Association, St. Joseph’s Young Priests Society, Church Cleaning and Church Grounds Maintenance.
If you can help or require further information please contact the Parish Office on Mon/Wed/Fri 9.30am-1pm Tel: 041-9827384.


Mornington Parish / Do This In Memory
Parish based preparation programme for First Communion
Next preparation Mass is on Sunday 8th December at 10am


Mornington Parish / Confirming Our Children
Parish Based Preparation Programme for Confirmation
Donacarney Schools Confirmation will take place on Thursday 5th March 2020.

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