Sr Mary Usifoh OLA shares her story with Vocations Ireland
Profile:Sr. Mary Usifoh Sr. Mary Usifoh is from the resource-rich Delta State in southern Nigeria which is largely defined by the great Niger River. The river straddles Delta State’s eastern fringes, gifting farmers with abundant quantities of fertile agricultural lands, before giving way to the 70,000 square kilometre Niger Delta. Sr. May was born in
Meet some of the Religious Congregations/Societies from Ireland.
Some Young Korean Priests celebrating together Columban Missionary Priests Ministering in the Philippians. Dominican Contemplative sisters at work here in Ireland The Little Company of Mary Sisters celebrating their graduation
Brother Sean Kelly
Capuchin Franciscans I was very naive in that I was half expecting God to give me a call, if not in a clap of thunder, the least he could afford me was a gentle whisper. Well he did call but not in the way I expected. I now know that he choose the timefor me
Sisters of Marie Reparatrice After finishing school, I trained as a nurse and later as a midwife. I gave up practicing my faith and enjoyed a busy social life. Over time tough, I experienced a growing emptiness and dissatisfaction with my life, which no socializing would fill. One Sunday, I went to Mass and hearing
Vocation story of Sr Cathy Howard’s O.P. and her community
Br. Malachy Thompson
Cistercians The monastic life has given me a new life full of happiness and a deep sense of peace. The life has totally exceeded all my expectations and dreams. Living with others who value the same expression of faith in a common life together has been important for fostering my desire to know and experience
Sr. Emer O’Shaughnessy
Congregation of the Sisters of Mercy I didn’t suddenly wake up one day and decide that I was going to be a sister or to go nursing, or to work and live in Peru. One thing led to another. The people here really have a very low standard of living and working together we are
Br. Ronan Sharpley
Franciscans OFM I worked in El Salvador with Viatores Christi as a Civil Engineer and I meet Franciscans ministering there. I experienced their spirituality put into practice every day in the friary and among the people. Franciscans were not afraid to get stuck in and get their hands dirtied. It’s amazing to live in a
Sr. Mary Barron
Our Lady of Apostles I am from a typically rural Irish Catholic family and I inherited the faith of my parents. I was always interested in working in Africa, but I never thought about religious life until towards the end of university when I looked at the possibility of bringing religious life and Africa together.