Dominicans Ireland

Welcome to the Irish branch of the Dominican Family. The Dominicans are a world-wide religious Order founded by St Dominic in 1216, made up of : Friars (priests and Brothers), Contemplative Nuns, Apostolic Sisters, and Laity.  From this website, which is that of the friars of the Irish Province, you can navigate to the other branches of the Order in Ireland and beyond.


Video of the Diaconate Ordinations in the Irish Province of the Dominican Order

The Irish Province of the Dominicans rejoiced at the ordination to the Diaconate of six of its student brothers. Br’s David McGovern, Damian Polly, Ronan Connolly, Daragh McNally, Conor McDonough and Eoin Casey were ordained this afternoon by His Grace, Diarmuid Martin, the Archbishop of Dublin. Many of the brothers from the wider province were …

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Ordination Frs. Colm OP and Luuk OP

Priestly Ordinations 2014: Video

On the 5th of July brothers Colm Mannion OP and Luuk Dominiek Jansen OP were ordained to the priesthood by Archbishop Dairmuid Martin, Archbishop of Dublin and Primate of Ireland. It was a very prayer and joyful day, of which this short video of the ordination only gives an impression.

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Professions 2014

Solemn Professions 2014: video

On the 7th of September six Dominican brothers made their solemn vows to the Dominican Order. The Solemn Vows are their profession to be part of the order until death. Brothers David McGovern OP, Damian Polly OP, Ronan Connolly OP, Daragh McNally OP, Conor McDonough OP and Eoin Casey OP made their profession in the hands of Fr …

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Ordination Feature

Priestly Ordinations July 2014

The Irish Dominican friars rejoiced as two of their brothers were ordained to the priesthood in Saint Saviour’s Dominican church, Dominick Street in Dublin. The ordaining prelate was Archbishop of Dublin, Diarmuid Martin. Our brothers were joined by many friars of the province, families and friends to witness the joyful liturgy of ordination. The two brothers Colm Mannion …

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For iOS and Android

iDoms Portal now also on Android

After we have had the iDoms Portal for iPhones and iPads for over 2 years, we finally finished up the first release of the Android version. The portal currently provides access to articles, audio files and videos aggregated from the various websites of the Dominican Order.  We have been working very hard behind the scenes in creating this …

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JPII: discussion on WJD

John Paul II: World Youth Day

This is the third episode of this three episode series on some of the themes in the pontificate of Blessed John Paul II. This episode focusses on the ‘World Youth Days’. The first episode looked at the ‘New Evangelisation‘ and the second on the ‘Culture of Life‘.  

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