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Celebrating 800 years in Ireland​​

800 years ago this year, in the year 1224, the first Dominicans came to Ireland. They were coming to a place they had never seen before, to a people they had never met, to a society with its own history and strange practices, but they came to share the Gospel inspired by the example of St Dominic and his desire to preach the truth of the Gospel…

Fr. John Harris OP

Dominican News

Preachers at Prayer

Fr Paul Murray OP Publishes New Book

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Speaking to guests at the Launch of the San Clemente Project

The Launch of the San Clemente Project

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Meet the Brethren

Get to know the friars of the Irish Province.

A day in the life of a Dominican
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Dominican Formation

The Dominican Novitiate and the Dominican Studentate series

How are Dominican friars trained? Learn all about that process here.

Bro Conors presenting a Treasure Ireland video
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Treasure Ireland

Ireland is rich in Christian heritage. Join us as we share the stories of Christian Ireland, county by county, from ancient to modern times.

Dominican Music
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Dominican friars love to pray and proclaim the Gospel through song. 

Fr Paul Murray OP
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Lectures and Sermons

Occasionally we record substantial talks and homilies. We share them with you here!

Spirituality - the Potter's House
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Spiritual Life [The Potter's House]

These videos aim to share the wise spiritual insights of our friars.

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Here’s where you’ll find videos of our ordinations, professions, and other celebratory gatherings.


Dominican Blog

We will post here regular blog articles on interesting Dominican-related subjects from a range of authors.

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About the Dominicans

Find out about our Dominican family, where we are in Ireland, who we are, and how we serve the Lord.


People seek to serve the Lord in varied ways, but when a person is really passionate about the preaching of the Gospel of Jesus Christ and bringing people closer to God by spreading that same Gospel, then the question of serving as a Dominican becomes a real one.

The Order in Ireland

Being a Dominican friar means that one does not live alone, but one lives with other brothers in a community.

Learn more about the deferent communities around Ireland

Dominican Family

The Dominican Order has multiple branches. There are the friars, the nuns, sisters and laity. Please find more information in this menu about the other branches of the family!