New Postulants Enter Carmel

New Postulants Enter Carmel

On January 1, 2019, Feast of the Nativity of Mary, four young women joined the Carmelite Sisters and became the newest members of the Congregation!  The Entrance Ceremony was held at Saint Teresa’s Chapel of the Motherhouse in Germantown, New York and was...

Monastic Experience Weekend 26-28 October 2018

Monastic Experience Weekend 26-28 October, 2018 Experience monastic life for a weekend! We warmly welcome women who are discerning God’s call to visit Glencairn Abbey for guidance at any time.  Monastic Experience Weekends are also a way to be introduced to Cistercian...
Sr Marie Dunne

Sr Marie Dunne

At 10 years of age, I wrote an essay to say that I wanted to be a Holy Faith Sister – I had forgotten all about it until it was given back to me 16 years later! I had been an only girl in my family for 14 years, and I was very shy, so my mother signed me up for a club...