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 Antony Kurian OFM Cap.

Vocation Director 

Capuchin Friary, Church Street, Dublin 7

E-Mail: vocations@capuchins.ie

Phone: 083 158 7220


Brother Antony is supported in this ministry by the Provincial Vocations Commission:

Brother Bryan Shortall OFM Cap. 

Director of Padre Pio Apostolate in Ireland 

Irish Centre for Padre Pio,

Church Street,

Dublin 7.



Brother Martin Bennett OFM Cap.

Parish Priest & Director of Communications 

St Francis of Assisi Parish,

Clonshaugh Drive,


Dublin 17



Brother Krzysztof Przbylski OFM Cap.

Delegation of Great Britain



We also have  a team of Friars who minister as Local Vocation Contacts and represent each of our Friaries.