Carlow Friary

Founded in 1978, the Friary contributes much to the life and spirit of Carlow. Carlow can certainly be said to be a ‘Franciscan Town’ with both the Poor Clare Nuns and The Capuchin Friars in situ.

Services:

Masses
Monday to Saturday inclusive: 1.00pm
Sunday – closed
Holy days – closed

Sacrament of Reconciliation/Forgiveness
From 12.00 to 12.45 pm and
From 4.00 to 5.30 pm.

Eucharistic Adoration
all day

Secular Franciscans meetings
Last Thursday of each month at 7.30 pm

Padre Pio Group
Last Tuesday of each month at 7.30 pm

Capuchin Friary

43 Dublin Street
Carlow
Tel no – 0599142543

News And Events, Carlow Friary

Gospel Reflection – Bartimaeus and the Jesus Prayer
Thursday, 21 October 2021
Bartimaeus and the Jesus Prayer On the last seven Sundays our readings from Mark’s Gospel gave moral instructions on how to follow the way of Jesus.  In today’s extract, Bartimaeus...
Brother Charles Sérignat RIP
Wednesday, 13 October 2021
We express our deepest sympathy to Charles's family and friends as well as to the Friars of the Delegation of Great Britain. Brother Charles had a close association with Ireland...
European Meeting of Capuchin Friars, Częstochowa, Poland
Wednesday, 13 October 2021
This week the Capuchin Friars from around Europe have gathered in Częstochowa, Poland for a meeting to discuss the future direction of the Capuchin Order in Europe. The theme of...
Gospel Reflection – The Rich Young Man
Friday, 08 October 2021
The Rich Young Man Jesus was setting out on a journey, a road that would ultimately lead him to Calvary as the suffering, serving Messiah.  Are his followers prepared to...
Visit the New Website for the Irish Centre for Padre Pio – www.padrepio.ie
Monday, 04 October 2021
The new website for the Irish Centre for Padre Pio / The National Shrine of St Pio (Church Street, Dublin 7) : www.padrepio.ie 
The Solemn Profession of Brother Antony Kurian OFM Cap
Monday, 04 October 2021
    Today, on the Feast of St Francis of Assisi, Brother Antony Kurian OFM Cap. professed his solemn vows into the hands of Brother Sean Kelly OFM Cap. (Provincial...
Livestream: Solemn Profession of Vows for Brother Antony Kurian OFM Cap
Monday, 04 October 2021
This afternoon at 3.30pm, Brother Antony Kurian OFM Cap. will make his solemn profession of vows as a Capuchin Franciscan Friar. The ceremony takes place in St Mary of the...
Praying with the Capuchin Saints – St Francis of Assisi
Sunday, 03 October 2021
Brother Sean Kelly OFM Cap., reflects on the life and mission of St Francis of Assisi in the last in our series  - Praying with the Capuchin Saints. These reflections...
Praying with the Capuchin Saints – Clare of Assisi
Saturday, 02 October 2021
[embed]https://youtu.be/Qy2mKF2mDKM[/embed] In this episode of Praying with the Capuchin Saints - Brother Adrian Curran OFM Cap, explores the important role the word of God played in the life of St...
Praying with the Capuchin Saints – St Leopold Mandic
Friday, 01 October 2021
In this episode of Praying with the Capuchin Saints, Brother Kevin Kiernan OFM Cap, explores the life of St Leopold Mandic.   [embed]https://youtu.be/b0DiHdcPwJ8[/embed]
Praying with the Capuchin Saints – St Lawrence of Brindisi
Thursday, 30 September 2021
In this episode of Praying with the Capuchin Saints, Brother Michael Duffy OFM Cap. reflects on the life of St Lawrence of Brindisi, Doctor of the Church. [embed]https://youtu.be/Bw2ODvFxqEA[/embed]
Praying with the Capuchin Franciscan Saints – St Anthony of Padua
Wednesday, 29 September 2021
In the third of our series 'Praying with the Capuchin Franciscan Saints', Brother Terence Harrington OFM Cap reflects on the life of one of the World's most popular Saints, Anthony...