News

Vocation Ireland June Newsletter

Vocations Newsletter June

read more

Final Profession of Sr Sabina O.P.

A Good News Story. Vocations Ireland wish to congratulate Sr Sabina Schratz O.P who recently celebrated her Final Profession with the Dominican Sisters Cabra. Sr Sabina Professing her Vows Sr Sabina with her Provincial superior and members of her Congregation Sr Sabina with Sr Eileen O’Connell who made her First Profession in February 2015  

read more

Are you interested in taking part in a Research Project on the future of Religious Life?

Religious life Future Participant information sheet  About the Research Project   The goal of the project is to understand more deeply the expectations and challenges of religious life for new entrants.  We want to look specifically at the experiences of women who have entered, left, and/or are considering entering congregations since 2000. This project is

read more

Vocation Discernment Community for Men

Vocations Discernment Community for Men   The purpose: is to give men, aged 20-36 years, a year (September – July) where they can learn about priesthood and the various forms of religious life, and come to some conclusion about where God may be calling them. It is for men who are aware of God’s calling

read more

Fr. Shay Cullen SSC to receive Prestigious Dutch Recognition Award

Media Release                                                                           1st May 2017     Fr. Shay Cullen SSC to receive Prestigious Dutch Recognition Award   It has been announced in the Netherlands that Irish Columban missionary, Fr. Shay Cullen is to be the recipient of the 2017 Martin Buber Award in recognition of his internationally acclaimed work on human rights undertaken through

read more

Invitation to Mount St Joseph Abbey “Come and See” Weekend

“Come and See” John 1:39 Seeking God in Prayer and Community Mount Saint Joseph Abbey are hosting a Monastic Experience Weekend from Friday 19th – Sunday 21st May 2017. It is an opportunity for men of ages 20 to 45 to find out more about monastic life and to listen to God’s call by sharing

read more

Invitation from the Poor Clares in Galway

The Poor Clares in Galway are hosting a Cloister Day on Saturday, May 6th from 10am to 5pm. The day is designed to help young women between the ages of 21 and 40 to find out more about the Poor Clare way of life with a view to vocation discernment. To book a place contact: poorclaresgalwayvocations@gmail.com See

read more

Exploring Spirituality in the context of an Evolving Universe

Brother Colm Griffey is a Christian Brother and currently a course participant. From the An Tairseach Course in Wicklow I send greetings. As I write we are half way through a most wonderful course, interesting, informative and relaxing. We are a group of 14, mainly religious from Ireland and from other countries, some from as

read more

Sr Marie Dunne launches her new C.D. “Ripples of the Divine”

Sr Marie Dunne CHF, recently launched her new C.D. in St John Of God’s in Stillorgan. Once again Marie has produced a wonderful selection of reflective music.  This would make a wonderful Easter gift The CD is available in a number of outlets including:  Veritas, Abbey Street, Dublin and other Veritas outlets  Knock Book Shop,

read more

Fr Paddy Moran Spiritan’s Vocation story in the Irish Catholic this week

The Irish Catholic are featuring Fr Paddy Moran the Vocation Director for the Spiritan’s story of his ministry when in Ethiopia. This is definately worth a read http://www.irishcatholic.ie/photo-gallery/walking-way-jesus-captive…an-ethiopian-prison-perspective  

read more