Welcome from Sr. Stanislaus Kennedy

Sr. Stanislaus Kennedy, or Sr. Stan as she is affectionately known, is a visionary and social innovator and a member of the congregation of Religious Sisters of Charity since 1958.

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Reflections

The Sound of Silence

Silence has a fascination for many people.  In one of his earlier poems Brendan Kennelly wrote  "once I was the heartbeat of the world I am an outcast now".  Meister Eckhart told us that the "nearest thing to God is silence".  We all think we know what silence is but there are several different understandings of what it means.   

For one person to say "I was silent" for another person may mean "I was stunned", "I didn't react", "I didn't respond" or 'I held my peace'. Silence can evoke fear in some and awe in others.  Many think of silence as the absence of sound. 

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Books and CDs

Sister Stans latest book Mindful Meditations for Every Day carries the reader through the calendar year, with daily meditations, mindfulness exercises and scripture for each month. 

This book is essential for any reader who wants to benefit from the wisdom and spiritual know-how of Sr. Stan.

Available to purchase at the Sanctuary and in all major bookstores 

 

 

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Latest News & Events

One Wild Life - Interview

Wednesday, 07 December 2016

Sr. Stan is interviewed by social entrepreneur Clare Mulvany as part of her One Wild Life Series.

New book by Sr. Stan

Friday, 02 December 2016

This week Sr. Stan's released her latest book Mindful Meditations for Every Day (Columba Press)

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  • Phone: +353 1 6705419
  • Fax: +353 1 672 8086
  • Email: info.srstan@gmail.com

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