Three friars celebrate First Profession

Brothers Dáraigh, Philip and Drew.

On 6th August Brothers Philip McMahon, Dáraigh Quinn and Drew Keeley celebrated their First Profession of Vows as Franciscan Friars.

They had completed their year as novices in the Order at the international novitiate in Killarney friary.

Family, friends and many friars from around Ireland and abroad joined in the joyous celebration in Killarney.

The Profession of Vows were received by Joe Condren, OFM, Vicar Provincial of the Irish Province.

Brother Philip professes his vows.

After a few weeks break with their families the three young friars will move to Athlone friary. From there they will begin the study of philosophy in Maynooth College.

Brother Drew with his family.

Brother Dáraigh with his parents.

Please keep our brothers in your prayers.