St. Joseph’s Convent, Model Farm Road

By |2018-09-21T23:04:37+00:00September 20th, 2018|Categories: Religious|

The Sisters of the Infant Jesus, known in the south of Ireland as the "Drishane Sisters", were founded in France in 1662, to serve those children and adults who were still being deprived of a basic Christian education and the skills for living. The Congregation spread to Ireland in 1909, where the Sisters opened a [...]

Cork Poor Clares

By |2018-10-06T18:17:41+00:00September 20th, 2018|Categories: Gallery, Religious|

The Poor Clare Order was founded by St. Clare in 1212 under the inspiration and guidance of St. Francis. Based on the Gospel, the Poor Clares live the monastic enclosed, contemplative life, imitating especially the poverty of Jesus and His Blessed Mother, and sisterly love, expressed by St. Clare as "holy unity".The Cork Poor Clares: In [...]

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