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Capuchin Franciscan Vocations Retreat

There will be a vocations retreat with the Capuchin Franciscans on the 2nd and 3rd of December in Kilkenny. For more details please click HERE

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Vocations Ireland September Newsletter

Vocations Newsletter Sept

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INVITATION FROM THE ADORERS OF THE SACRED HEART OF JESUS OF MONTMARTRE, OSB

Days of Recollection   With Servant of God, Mother Marie Adele Garnier Foundress of the Adorers of the Sacred Heart of Jesus of Montmartre, OSB Last Saturday of every Month Saturday 30th September:      Holiness Saturday 28th October:        Devotion to Mary Saturday 25th November:   Life, Death & Resurrection St. Benedict’s Priory, The Mount, Cobh, Co.Cork Begins

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INVITATION FROM CISTERCIANS ROSCREA

“Come and See” John 1:39 Seeking God in Prayer and Community The Cistercian Monks of Mount Saint Joseph Abbey are hosting a Monastic Experience Weekend from Friday 29th September – Sunday 1st October 2017. It is an opportunity for Catholic men aged between 20 and 45 to find out more about monastic life and to

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INVITATION FROM THE POOR CLARES GALWAY

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Congratulations and Welcome to the new Franciscan Novices

On the 14th August four novices were received into the new International Novitiate in the friary in Killarney: Daraigh Quinn, Drew Keeley, and Philip McMahon – all Irish, and Edvinas Jurgutis from Lithuania

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Solemn Profession of Sr Mary Clare O’Donovan Poor Clare

On the Feast of St Clare of Assisi Br Pat Lynch OFM had the privilege of being present for the Solemn Profession of Sr Mary Clare O’Donovan in the Poor Clare Monastery in Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim. Sr Mary Clare is pictured 2nd left in the front row next to Bishop Francis, Bishop of Ardagh andClonmacnoise. If

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Welcome & congratulations to the Franciscans on the occasion of their 1st Professing

A group of young Franciscans OFM pictured after making 1st Profession on August 2nd in Burlington WI, USA. Back row 2nd from left is J. P. Carroll for the Irish Province and at the back centre is Kes Watson from the English Custody. Both will be moving to the Franciscan Friary, Athlone, Ireland for the

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GOOD NEWS FROM OUR OFM BROTHERS

The New Team – the Minister General with his Council! Photo taken at the conclusion of the OFM recent chapter held in Assisi.  Irish friar Caoimhin O Laoide (on left) was elected to to serve on the General Definitory of the Order for the next six years. May our brothers be guided by the Spirit

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MUSIC AND MINISTRY TOGETHER 8-13th August 2017

Are you involved in music and ministry or do you feel called to Ministry through Music:? Then this course might be of interest to you. ALERT It is only 5 days before this wonderful course begins in Roscrea and there are still some places available if you are interested in taking part. WHEN:    

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