In addition to the Irish communities abroad, there are also individual Irish friars living in different parts of the world. One location comes in for special mention because there is a community in South America constituted only of Irish brothers, while the community is not itself Irish. Casa Misión Damian Byrne is a community of Dominican friars in Maldonado, Uruguay. The brothers have responsibility for two parishes.


Individual friars are also living, for reasons of study, teaching or preaching, in

Oslo (Norway),

Oxford (England),

Lille (France),

Rome (Italy),

Fribourg (Switzerland),

Jerusalem (Israel),

Alabama, California and Florida (USA),

St Vincent (Caribbean),

Asunción (Paraguay),

Cusco (Peru),

Perth and Melbourne (Australia) and

Nagpur (India).

Other Locations