Our-Mission

OUR MISSION

Our Mission is to help, support and encourage Catholics to practice and develop their faith in all aspects of their everyday lives.

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SLABBINCK VESTMENTS & LITURGICAL GOODS

St Martin Apostolate are delighted to be associated with the Slabbinck range of vestments, religious articles, altar items and furnishings, discover the wealth of items we can supply to you.

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THE MOVING CRIB AT CHRISTMAS

THE MOVING CRIB, DUBLIN’S BEST FREE CHRISTMAS EVENT!

The Moving Crib will be opening its doors for its 61st year this Christmas season. A multi-generational, FREE event that never fails to entertain both children and adults alike.

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MAGAZINE

Since 1952 the Apostolate has published the monthly St. Martin Magazine. Printed in a small booklet format the magazine is packed with …

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ORATORY

In the frenetic heart of the city, only a stone’s throw from the Rotunda Hospital, is a quiet haven of peace and tranquillity…

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MOVING CRIB

A delightful and quaint historic experience awaits you each Christmas season at the Apostolate’s premises in 42 Parnell Square…

Welcome to St Martin Apostolate

We recently opened our New Oratory and Shop. Please come and visit us and spend some time in our fantastic new Oratory. All Welcome, we look forward to seeing you all here – for a “Little Bit of Calm in our busy City”.

 

You can submit your special prayers for any special intentions on the Prayer section of our site. You might also like to pray for others by visiting their prayer request and praying for them HERE.

 

Located on Parnell Square West, Saint Martin Apostolate has been working, through our many activities, to bring the word and peace of God to the people of Ireland and the wider world. Through St. Martin’s teachings and example we learn to attain peace through prayer and reflection and to help those less fortunate than ourselves due to poverty or infirmity.

 

Our association comprises staff, volunteers and clerics who between them run a chapel, shop, offices for the publication of our ‘Saint Martin Magazine’, quarterly fundraising draws , management of the many prayer and mass intentions received each month, this website and related online store . We also manage Dublin’s famous Moving Crib  that has been running each Christmas season since 1963. We have also introduced a Teacher’s Resource to assist Teachers in entertaining and informing their students.

 

We hope this website serves you well and please feel free to contact us with any questions. We are especially happy to hear from anyone who wishes to volunteer their time to help us achieve our apostolic goals.

 

Send us your photos. We would love to see your photos and share them with our supporters.

PRAYERS OR INTENTIONS

Visit the Prayer Wall – leave a prayer or thanks, and intercede for others’ prayer requests…

MAGAZINE SUBSCRIPTIONS

Yearly subscription to the Saint Martin Magazine can now be purchased…

SHOP

Our shop in 42 Parnell Square offers a friendly and welcoming environment where you can…..

GALLERY

Our Supporters Gallery of images. Please send us your images.