St. Mary's AI, Glencairn

St. Mary's Abbey, Glencairn, Lismore, Co. Waterford, Ireland

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Index to Cistercian sites online
One of the most fruitful reformations of the Order of Saint Benedict was effected by God's grace in Saint Bernard of Clairvaux (1090-1153). The movement Bernard and his followers inspired has survived and thrives in two major autonomous branches. Visit site

Welcome to the Vocations Group. We are a group of Catholics aged 18 - 38 meeting regularly in central London and in Essex, for mutual support, prayer and teaching from guest speakers so as to grow in the maturity and freedom necessary to make good vocational choices. Visit site

Vocation Quest
Vocation Station. Trappist / Cistercian Visit site

Stages of Formation explained
A Nun’s Life Ministry is founded on the belief that each person is called by God to a vocation that enriches the individual and benefits the world. Our ministry is dedicated to helping people discover and grow in their vocation, that is, their life’s calling, by engaging their questions about God, faith, and religious life. Visit site

Vocations Ireland
Vocations Ireland is an association of the Vocation Directors of the Catholic Religious Orders in Ireland. We work to present religious life, apostolic, missionary and contemplative, as a life choice that is one way of following Christ and bringing deeper meaning and purpose to life. Visit site

Notes from a Stillsong Hermitage
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Nationwide (TV broadcast on St. Mary’s Abbey, Glencairn)
Friday, 6 April 2007. Presented by Michael Ryan & Mary Kennedy. Helen McInerney meets the Cistercian nuns who are celebrating 75 years at St Mary's Abbey by releasing a music CD Visit site

In Praise of Mary – (CD) Marian Hymns and Chants: the Nuns of St Mary’s Abbey, Glencairn
A music based alliance of services which incorporates management, recording and production, music publishing and a record label. Based in Dublin and Galway, Ireland, Daisy Entertainment is owned jointly by world famous musician Sharon Shannon and her manager John Dunford. Visit site

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Latest News
Advent Vocation Retreat 5th December 2015

St Benedict's first word in his Rule for Monasteries is 'Listen'.  A monastery is a place

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Review of Safeguarding Practice at St Mary’s Abbey, Glencairn

As part of the recent process of child safeguarding reviews by the Catholic Church in

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