What we do

New Monasticisms Ireland hosts –

Three major teaching events in the year.

Engages in reflection and meditation.

Runs two book clubs.

Endeavours to engage in the principles as a guiding direction in life.

Sophia Book Club

Cill Dara Book Club

Sophia Book club meets at the Lantern Centre, Synge St. Dublin 8

Our next Book Club meeting is Thursday 30th May – 25th April has been cancelled.

We meet at our usual time 7.30pm 

We are now reading –

up to and including Chapter 4 of:-

    The Mystic Heart:

Discovering a Universal Spirituality in the World’s Religions

by Wayne Teasdale (foreword by Dalai Lama).

Drawing on experience as an interreligious monk, Brother Wayne Teasdale reveals the power of spirituality and its practical elements. He combines a profound Christian faith with an intimate understanding of ancient religious traditions.

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Cill Dara Book Club meets at Solas Bhride, Tully Road, Kildare Town.  

Our next Book Club meeting is Tuesday 21st May 2019. Our usual time 7pm 

We are now reading –‘An Astonishing Secret’ Fr Daniel O’ Leary

Inspired by writings of Pope Francis, this book offers exciting revelations about God, Creation, Incarnation, and the Wonder of You. Be prepared to fall in love again with a God – and read this book as you would a love-letter from God!

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