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Feast of St. Clare

Feast of St. Clare

We will celebrate the Feast of St. Clare this Tuesday 11th August at 10 am Mass in St. Clare’s Church. The chief celebrant will be the Most Rev Bishop Denis Nulty. Due to limited numbers allowed in Church the Mass can be viewed on our webcam https://www.graiguecullenkilleshin.com/web-cam/     Even though our doors are closed […]

Novena to Saint Clare of Assisi ( August...

Novena to Saint Clare of Assisi ( August 2-10 )

Invocation O Most Holy Trinity, Son and Holy Spirit, we praise your Holy Name and the wonders of grace you worked in your servant, St. Clare. Through her powerful intercession, grant us the favors we beg in this novena. Above all, the grace to live and die as she did, in your most holy Love. […]

Letter of His Holiness Pope Francis to t...

Letter of His Holiness Pope Francis to the Faithful for the Month of May 2020

Dear Brothers and Sisters,           The month of May is approaching, a time when the People of God express with particular intensity their love and devotion for the Blessed Virgin Mary.  It is traditional in this month to pray the Rosary at home within the family.  The restrictions of the pandemic have made us come […]

St. Clare’s Church Celebrating 90 Years

St. Clare’s Church Celebrating 90 Years

  Mother Seraphine arrived in Graiguecullen in 1893 to found the Poor Clare Monastery. She was distressed to see the poor condition of the Parish Church. From then on a new Parish Church was as dear a project to her heart as a new convent. In 1899 when Mr. Governey in his great generosity, offered […]

Is God Calling You?

Is God Calling You?

Poor Clare’s Carlow invite ladies discerning a religious vocation to a Cloister Experience at our Monastery in Graiguecullen, Co Carlow on Saturday  April 6th   2-5 pm. 

Cloister Experience Day

Cloister Experience Day

Are you up to the challenge because our world needs prayer? Poor Clare’s Carlow invite ladies discerning a religious vocation to a Cloister Experience at our Monastery in Graiguecullen, Co Carlow on Saturday 17th of  November 2018 from 11-00 am to 5-00 pm.

A Century of Prayer

A Century of Prayer

The story of a Century of Prayer in Carlow begins with Saint Francis and Clare. It is impossible to tell the story of one without the other, for in the Providence of God these two are inseparably intertwined. The tiny seed sown in thirteenth century Assisi rooted itself firmly in the Church and thrust out […]