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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 […]

Our CD

Our CD

Our CD titled ” A Time to Pray ” is now available. We hope you will take the time to join us in prayer and that this CD will help you in the joys and sorrows of daily living. We have chosen the themes of Praise and Thanksgiving, Trust, Eucharist, Our Lady and Angels. You […]

Monastic Experience

Monastic Experience

Young ladies discerning a religious vocation are welcome to “Come and See” on Saturday 27 May 2017 from 11am to 5 pm. If interested please CONTACT US “When He calls, God says: You are important to me, I love you!  I count on you! Jesus tells this to each of us, and from this comes […]