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 …

John 21  Redefining Everything Christmas and Easter have come and gone.  Winter is over, Spring has sprung, summer has officially started.  We’ve searched for bunnies, eaten our Easter eggs, some of us have even had holidays.  So now what? During this course we have studied the Gospel written by Jesus’ close disciple and eyewitness John […]

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Notice Board

In May there will be four special Music and Friendship Evenings in four different venues at 8.15pm. Our theme will be ‘Hope in the Storms of Life’. Each evening speakers will seek to illustrate how God can help people cope with the unexpected trials and difficulties of life. The evenings will be informal and there will be talented musicians featured each evening. Refreshments will be served and there will be time to talk with friends. Admission is free.

 A Special Invitation and Welcome to Fánaid

Baile na nGallóglach    Milford

The Parochial Hall       Tuesday 28 May

Graham Murphy    American Gospel Songs

Gerard Clinton    Hope in a Troubled World


 Ráth Maoláin    Rathmullan

Saint Vincent de Paul Centre   Wednesday 29 May

Graham Murphy    American Gospel Songs

John Mulhern    Hope for the Hurting


 Ros na Cille    Rosnakill

The Resource Centre   Thursday 30 May

Stanley and Mae Crooks    Gospel Songs

John Mulhern    Help for the Helpless


 Cill Mhic Réanáin    Kilmacrenan

The Village Hall       Friday 31 May

Neil Shaw    Famous Gospel Songs

Neville Hughes     New Life for Old

Irish Bible Ministries, P.O. Box 14, Lifford, Co. Donegal





It was our pleasure on Easter Sunday to welcome in baptism Juliette Mary Sterritt, youngest daughter of Justin and Louise.  We wish the family God’s grace and blessing in the years ahead.




Celebrating our Lord’s resurrection with family, friends and visitors.  Hallelujah!









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.