“The form of life of the Order of the Poor Ladies which the Blessed Francis founded, is this: to observe the holy Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ”-  Rule Clare, 1

Who we are

We are the Poor Clare Sisters of Perpetual Adoration, Drumshanbo Co. Leitrim,  located in the North West of Ireland.

We have a deep faith in the Gospel message, so much so that it is our rule of life. 
Christ is our model …
His words are our guide …
His deeds are our inspiration.

We have a balanced life of:

  • Deep Prayer
  • Full Divine Office
  • Lectio Divina
  • Work
  • Study
  • Recreation

Lived in :

  • Sisterly communion
  • Simplicity
  • Poverty
  • Chastity
  • Obedience
  • Enclosure
  • Joy
  • Freedom

Our Mission

Through our hidden life of Love, Prayer, Eucharistic Adoration, Praise and Penance we offer our lives totally to God for the Church and the world.
We give witness ….
  • Through our lives of Gospel Living
  • Deep prayer
  • Simple life style
  • Spirit of poverty
  • The love we have for one another in community living
  • Humility, gentleness and the joy we radiate
We help to spread the Kingdom of God by being mirrors and models for those living in the World (cf Testament of St. Clare).
It is our hearts desire that all peoples may come to realise God’s unfathomable love for them, and be able to respond to His love.