Welcome to St Columbanus Parish Church Website
Ballyholme is a busy and growing Church of Ireland parish in the seaside town of Bangor County Down, Northern Ireland, and our church is a vibrant and friendly community of people encompassing all ages. A warm welcome awaits you at worship on Sunday or at our weekday Wednesday service, or to any of our many weekday parish activities.
On the website you can browse the links on the left to get a flavour of what we are about, as well as access our monthly parish magazine The Parishioner and other useful information.
If you can’t find what you are looking for, please don’t hesitate to contact the Parish Office directly and we will try to help.
Details of our normal weekly services can be found here.
The Where is Your Chair devotional readings can be found here.
Download the Pray–er and Reader Rota for details of who are reading and leading the prayers during the Sunday 10am morning services this coming month.
Click here for details of the ongoing Church Restoration Project.
From Cavehill to Clifton Street
Added: Monday 8th August 2016
Little did we know beforehand the connection between the two locations for our August outing. Cavehill Country Park was the walk destination and the Clifton Street Cemetery was the ‘cultural...
From Trassey to Newcastle
Added: Saturday 9th July 2016
For the eight walkers in July the Mourne Rambler bus was a first. From Newcastle bus station it took the group to the road junction near the Trassey Track car park where the seven mile walk back to...
The Walkers on coast and mountain
Added: Thursday 9th June 2016
As we come to the end of our 2015/16 programme we look back at a year with several postponements due to inclement weather but with a few changes of location and dates, we did manage to walk every...
Alistair’s wedding photos
Added: Wednesday 13th April 2016
Some of you will have seen Alistair’s wedding relayed direct from the US to Ballyholme Parish recently. If you want to look at some of the wedding photos then head to ...
The Walkers in the Glens
Added: Monday 4th April 2016
Two beautiful Glens were our destination in early April and so it was that the fifteen of us arrived first in Glenariff to walk the Rainbow and Waterfalls trails, followed by a foray into the Glenarm...