Minister – Rev Andrew Watson

Welcome! Dunfanaghy is one of the most north-westerly Presbyterian congregations in Ireland.   “Donegal” is sometimes known as the “fort of the foreigner”, the place where visitors are assured of a warm welcome. I hope this website gives you a ‘flavour’ of our life and work.  While many find the “History” of interest, you can […]

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Meeting House Stone Placard


A carefully researched exploration of our history, ‘Dunfanaghy’s Presbyterian Congregation and Its Times’ (PDF, 3.8Mb), a retrospect, was published in May 1978 by Colan MacArthur MA. Records mention a Presbyterian community and Minister in 1679.  However, the Scots Plantations in the area of Dunfanaghy date from around 1610/1611 and “Presbyterian” clergy were in the Raphoe […]

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And also …

A Day of Small Things Zechariah 4 Acts 1 vs 1-8 We can understand the Apostles’ question about the kingdom here in Acts 1.  Israel had been waiting a long time for their monarchy to be restored, centuries in fact.  It had once been independent, prosperous and powerful under Kings like David and Solomon.  While […]

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Notice Board


Our final Bible Study for this session will be held on Friday 22nd November in Carrigart at 7.30 pm.  







Joint Carol Service with the Presbytery Choir

Carrigart Presbyterian Church, 8th December at 7.30 pm, followed by supper in the Bewglas Centre








The Church was beautifully decorated for Harvest on 20th October.  It was lovely to welcome family and friends.  Thank you to everyone who provided items, helped to decorate the church and provided a delicious supper.  Special thanks to Noreen and Beatrice for their singing.



Church Service

at 10.30 am
During July and August, the service will begin at 10.15 am and tea/coffee will be served afterwards.