Vocation Contacts

If you would like to know more about life as a Capuchin Friar, you are welcome to contact any of our Friaries. In addition to this, we have a dedicated Province wide vocations team, who would be delighted to hear from you:

Brother Martin Bennett OFM Cap.

(Vocation Promoter & Co-Ordinator of Vocation Ministry)

Capuchin Friary, Rochestown, Cork.

Phone / Text: 085 1188468

E-Mail: capuchinvocation@gmail.com

Brother Martin is supported in this ministry by:

Brother Sean Kelly (Novice Master and Director of Postulants).

Capuchin Friary, Friary Street, Kilkenny.

Phone: 056-7721439

BrotherRichard Hendrick (Guardian, Ard Mhuire)

Capuchin Friary, Ard Mhuire, Creeslough, Co. Donegal.

Phone: 074-9138005/9138031.

Brother Bryan Shortall (Parish Priest, Halston Street Parish)

Phone: 01 873 3205

 In this video, our Brothers from the Western American Province, USA (founded by Irish Friars over a hundred years ago and featuring some of our Irish Missionaries), profiles some aspects of Capuchin life and ministry.

Vocations Contact Form

Thank you for your interest in the Capuchin Franciscan way of life. We’d appreciate if you could fill out this contact form so that we can best see how we can help you in your vocational discernment. Our Vocations Promoter, Brother Martin, will respond to all contacts.