Group picture of nuns from Convent of the Holy Faith Ireland 1915.
St Mary's Pro-Cathedral, Dublin

Irish Roman Catholic nun, philanthropist, and founder of the Sisters of the Holy Faith.

- Margaret Aylward

The 1800s saw the great work of the new religious congregations, such as the Sisters of Charity under Mary Aikenhead, Catherine McAuley with her House of Mercy in Baggot Street, and Margaret Aylward with the Holy Faith Sisters, Blessed Edmund Rice from Waterford, with O'Connell Schools in Richmond Street and the School in Hannover Street which later moved to Westland Row.

- Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Dublin
Group picture of nuns from Convent of the Holy Faith Ireland 1915.

159 related topics

Relevance

St. Peter's Basilica, the largest Catholic church in the world

Sisters of the Holy Faith

Roman Catholic religious congregation, originally for the care of Catholic orphans.

Roman Catholic religious congregation, originally for the care of Catholic orphans.

St. Peter's Basilica, the largest Catholic church in the world

It was founded in Dublin, in 1857, by Margaret Aylward, under the direction of Rev. John Gowan, C.M., from the St. Peter's Vincentian Community in Phibsboro, Dublin.

The congregation is especially active in the Archdiocese of Dublin, the residence of the superior general being at Glasnevin, where the sisters conducted a boarding-school for young ladies.

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin, the episcopal seat of the pre-Reformation and Church of Ireland archbishops.

Archbishop of Dublin

Archiepiscopal title which takes its name after Dublin, Ireland.

Archiepiscopal title which takes its name after Dublin, Ireland.

Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin, the episcopal seat of the pre-Reformation and Church of Ireland archbishops.
St Mary's Pro-Cathedral, Dublin, the episcopal seat of the Catholic archbishops.

The diocese of Dublin was formally established by Sigtrygg (Sitric) Silkbeard, King of Dublin in 1028, and the first bishop, Dúnán, was consecrated in about the same year.

St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Cathedral, Armagh

Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Armagh

Ecclesiastical territory or archdiocese of the Catholic Church (particularly the Roman Catholic or Latin Church) located in the northern part of Ireland.

Ecclesiastical territory or archdiocese of the Catholic Church (particularly the Roman Catholic or Latin Church) located in the northern part of Ireland.

St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Cathedral, Armagh

The Province of Armagh is one of the four ecclesiastical provinces that together form the Roman Catholic Church in Ireland; the others are Dublin, Tuam and Cashel.

Tallaght

Largest settlement, and county town, of South Dublin, Ireland, and the largest satellite town of Dublin.

Largest settlement, and county town, of South Dublin, Ireland, and the largest satellite town of Dublin.

Skyline of Central Tallaght
Arena Buildings
Luas tram in Tallaght
Luas stop Tallaght bilingual sign
County Hall, Tallaght
Tallaght Stadium- home of Shamrock Rovers Football Club
Ireland against Luxembourg at the National Basketball Arena.
Rua Red Arts Centre

After the Anglo-Norman invasion in 1179, Tallaght and its appurtenances were confirmed to the Diocese of Dublin and became the property of the Archbishop.

Building of Old Mellifont Abbey where part of the Synod took place.

Synod of Kells

The Synod of Kells (Sionad Cheanannais, Kenana Synodus) took place in 1152, under the presidency of Giovanni Cardinal Paparoni, and continued the process begun at the Synod of Ráth Breasail (1111) of reforming the Irish church.

The Synod of Kells (Sionad Cheanannais, Kenana Synodus) took place in 1152, under the presidency of Giovanni Cardinal Paparoni, and continued the process begun at the Synod of Ráth Breasail (1111) of reforming the Irish church.

Building of Old Mellifont Abbey where part of the Synod took place.

The diocesan system was further reorganised, with the number of metropolitan provinces being increased from two to four, by raising the dioceses of Dublin and Tuam to archdioceses.

Cathedral of the Assumption, Thurles

Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Cashel and Emly

Ecclesiastical territory or archdiocese of the Catholic Church (particularly the Roman Catholic or Latin Church) located in mid-western Ireland and the metropolis of the eponymous ecclesiastical province.

Ecclesiastical territory or archdiocese of the Catholic Church (particularly the Roman Catholic or Latin Church) located in mid-western Ireland and the metropolis of the eponymous ecclesiastical province.

Cathedral of the Assumption, Thurles
Parishes in Cashel and Emly

The ecclesiastical province is one of four that make up the Catholic Church in Ireland; the others being Armagh, Dublin, and Tuam.

Glendalough

Glacial valley in County Wicklow, Ireland, renowned for an Early Medieval monastic settlement founded in the 6th century by St Kevin.

Glacial valley in County Wicklow, Ireland, renowned for an Early Medieval monastic settlement founded in the 6th century by St Kevin.

Lower Lake and Monastic Village from Brockagh Mountain
Upper Lake surrounded by Camaderry (right), Conavalla (distance centre), and Lugduff (far right), and The Spinc forested outcrop (near centre)
The Gateway
The Round Tower
The Cathedral
The Priests' House
Saint Kevin's Church
Trinity Church
St. Kevin's Bed
View west, White Route boardwalk
View east, Miner's Road Walk
Marked climbs on the Main Face
Lower Lake
Higher Lake
One shilling Irish stamp with Vox Hiberniae flying over Gleann Dá Loċ (1949)
Glendalough (1890s)
Glendalough (2011)
St. Kevin's Church on the coat of arms of County Wicklow

In 1214, the dioceses of Glendalough and Dublin were united.

Glasnevin

Neighbourhood of Dublin, Ireland, situated on the River Tolka.

Neighbourhood of Dublin, Ireland, situated on the River Tolka.

Victorian-era and Edwardian-era housing is common in Glasnevin
The Curvilinear Range of glasshouses at the Irish National Botanic Gardens
Crosses at Glasnevin Cemetery
Church of Lady of Dolours (the 'pyramid church')
Met Éireann headquarters
Griffith Avenue
Dublin City University Glasnevin Library

Glasnevin is also a parish in the List of pFingal South West deanery of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Dublin.

Saint Aidan's Cathedral, Enniscorthy

Roman Catholic Diocese of Ferns

Roman Catholic diocese in south-eastern Ireland.

Roman Catholic diocese in south-eastern Ireland.

Saint Aidan's Cathedral, Enniscorthy

It is one of three suffragan dioceses in the ecclesiastical province of Dublin and is subject to the Archdiocese of Dublin.

St. Mary's Cathedral, Kilkenny, the episcopal seat of the bishops of Ossory

Roman Catholic Diocese of Ossory

Roman Catholic diocese in eastern Ireland.

Roman Catholic diocese in eastern Ireland.

St. Mary's Cathedral, Kilkenny, the episcopal seat of the bishops of Ossory
Church of Saint John the Evangelist in 2018
St. Canice's Church in 2018

It is one of three suffragan dioceses in the ecclesiastical province of the Metropolitan Archbishop of Dublin.