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

Sr. Stan on TV3's Ireland AM

Tuesday, 19 September 2017

Sr Stan was interviewed on Ireland AM Tuesday morning talking about Focus Ireland's new campaign "I Can't Sleep" which hopes to raise awareness of youth homelessness in Ireland.

Ending Youth Homelessness Conference

Friday, 15 September 2017

On Friday Sr. Stan opened Focus Ireland's conference on Youth Homelessness which took place at Thomond Park Conference Centre in Limerick.

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