Spiritan News

Homily at broadcast Mass on RTÉ - Sunday, 13th January 2019 - Paddy Moran C.S.Sp.

In my life it was a great privilege to work as a missionary in Ethiopia for eleven years. I ministered in a prison for six of those years. One of the projects that we started was a way for prisoners to express themselves through painting. It was always a great joy to watch the artists at work and a privilege to see that through their art they engaged with their prison world. Art also allowed them to engage with issues outside the prison. Migration was one such issue.

Spiritan-led, overseas development work funded by Misean Cara in 2018

Spiritan-led, overseas development work funded by Misean Cara in 2018 Connie O’Halloran, Overseas Development Officer. Funding via Misean Cara to Spiritan-led overseas development projects in four countries amounted to just under €900,000 for 2018.

Spiritans in Ireland elect new Provincial - 29th June 2018

Fr. Martin Kelly C.S.Sp. (pictured) has been elected Provincial of the Spiritan (Holy Ghost) Congregation in Ireland for a three-year mandate, with effect from 1st September 2018. He will succeed Fr. Marc Whelan C.S.Sp. who has served in the role since 2012.


The Raffle was very successful and the Congregation of the Holy Spirit takes this opportunity to thank you most sincerely for your generosity, your support and your interest.

ARCHIVED NEWS: The Congregation of the Holy Spirit (Spiritans) Child Safeguarding Statement

As a constituent member of the Catholic Church in Ireland, we recognise and uphold the dignity and rights of all children, are committed to ensuring their safety and well-being, and will work in partnership with parents / guardians to do this. We recognise each child as a gift from God, and we value and encourage the participation of children in all activities that enhance their spiritual, physical, emotional, intellectual and social development.