Mount St Joseph Abbey hosting monastic retreat

The monks of Mount St Joseph Abbey, Roscrea are set to host a weekend retreat exploring monastic spirituality.

The weekend of prayer, presentations and group reflection will involve the participation of monks from this Abbey led by the Abbot, Dom Richard Purcell, OCSO. There will also be a presentation by Martina Lehane Sheehan, author of ‘Seeing Anew’ and ‘Whispers in the Stillness’.

In order to reserve a place, contact Eileen at Mount St Joseph Abbey, Roscrea, from Monday to Friday, between 2pm and 7pm at 0505-25600. A reservation can also be made by e-mail to The cost of the weekend per person is €140.