Latest News

latest img
Tuesday, 11 Jun 2024

MSHR Founder

Bishop Joseph Shanahan was born in a beautiful valley of Glankeen, Borrisoleigh, Co. Tipperary in Ireland to Daniel…

latest img
Tuesday, 11 Jun 2024

The Foundation

The congregation of the Missionary Sisters of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary (MSHR), founded in 1924 by Bishop Shanahan…

latest img
Sunday, 2 Jun 2024

A Century of Legacy

The Centenary celebration of the Missionary Sisters of the Holy Rosary has great significance for the Congregation…

latest img
Friday, 10 May 2024

Killeshandra Centenary Celebrations

On March 10th 2024, the historic town of Killeshandra in Cavan, Ireland came alive with joyous festivities to mark the Centenary…

latest img
Wednesday, 6 Mar 2024

The Holy Rosary Sisters Visit to Cabra

On 24 February 2024, the Congregational Leadership Team and some Sisters from the Central Region went to the Dominican…

latest img
Monday, 4 Mar 2024

MSHR Centenary Press Release

The Congregation of the Missionary Sisters of the Holy Rosary (MSHR) launches its Centenary of Foundation celebrations on 7…

latest img
Monday, 23 Oct 2023

Watch: Pace Setters Arrive in Dublin to a Warm Welcome from the Holy Rosary Sisters

On April 26th, 2023, the PaceSetters, a group of 21 women from the graduating class of 1986 at Our Lady of Lourdes College in Bamenda, Cameroon, reunited in Dublin, Ireland. These women, now living in the USA, UK, Switzerland, and Cameroon, came together to express their gratitude to the Holy Rosary sisters who educated them.

latest img
Monday, 10 Jul 2023

From Monze to Panama – trip of a lifetime!

“Paradise Panama” God sent a gentle breeze from the four corners of the earth, steering hearts of young people to converge in a special “Paradise” Panama.

latest img
Friday, 7 Jul 2023

Embracing Peace in North East Nigeria

Franca describes efforts to sow seeds of peace using the skills of Non-Violent Communication in North East Nigeria, where the Boko Haram conflict has been tearing communities apart.  She and her colleague, Duke, meet and listen to people on both sides.  

latest img
Friday, 7 Jul 2023

Trauma healing for people displaced by Boko Haram attacks in North East Nigeria

 Sister Franca Onyibor, Missionary Sister of the Holy Rosary, writes about the healing work she and her colleague, Duke, are doing in some of the camps for Internally Displaced People (IDPs)

latest img
Friday, 7 Jul 2023

The tragedies of trafficking

Can the sun really rise again for women who have been trafficked?  Sister Mercy, with plenty of experience, believes that these women can build their lives anew, with assistance. That’s

latest img
Friday, 7 Jul 2023

The home of the Queen of Sheba!

“Two words ring bells in our minds as we face into the new year of 2019: hope and gratitude. Our world throughout the past year has tempted and tried us with its miseries: news of war, conflict, poverty and despair. Yet with eyes of faith we can also see hope all around,