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First Friday Mass and First Year visit to the Monastery

  Dom Malachy celebrated the December First Friday Mass last Friday in Cistercian College Roscrea. The First Years were involved in the Mass preparation and in the delivery of both the prayers and readings throughout the Mass. The Mass was celebrated on the feast of St. Nicholas; 6th December which […]

CCR Sports Kit Sale!

For the next 10 days Uniformity is offering 25% off the Cistercian College Roscrea sports uniform, while stocks last. (5th to 15th December).

Michael Milne’s Leinster Cap

Congratulations to Michael Milne (LC 2018) who made his Leinster Senior Rugby senior debut on September 28th in the Stadio Comunale di Monigo. This is a marvellous achievement for Michael, his family (from Crinkle, Birr) and for our rugby department as they played a significant role in his development. We […]

UCD Entrance Scholarship Awards 2019

Congratulations to Billy Foley who received an Entrance Scholars Award from UCD. The UCD Entrance Scholars are first year students recognised for their academic achievement in achieving 560 points or more in their Leaving Certificate. Billy is studying Actuarial and Financial Studies in UCD. Billy’s two older brothers James (LC […]

Brother John McDonnell RIP

Brother John McDonnell OCSO died on Tuesday afternoon. He was in his 88th year and in the 67th year of his monastic profession. Brother John and Brother Oliver worked together in the monastery bakery making the famous monastery bread that was enjoyed by all – monks, students, staff and members […]

All Shook Up

Since returning from midterm break, cast, chorus and stage crew have been very hard at work preparing for our annual musical. This year’s production is ‘All Shook Up!’ a new musical based on the chart topping hits of Elvis Presley. Set in1950’s America, All Shook Up tells the story of […]

Bro. Oliver Tyrrell RIP

                Brother Oliver Tyrrell OCSO died peacefully this morning. Students and staff joined together at morning prayer in the college chapel and prayed for him and for the monastic community. Brother Oliver and Brother John both worked together for years in the monastery […]

Open Day

On Friday Oct 11th we had a very successful open evening and live-in weekend. If you couldn’t make it, don’t hesitate to book an appointment to visit the College on 0504 23344.