New Ross Carmel are celebrating their bi-centenary this week. Carmelites from all over Ireland joined with the Community, their relatives and members of the Secular Order on Tuesday. After Mass all past members of the community were remembered by name and a flower laid on each grave.

new-ross-entrance-gate The entrance to New Ross Carmel

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Sr. Anne, Prioress of New Ross Carmel
cutting the beautiful celebration cake which was shared after the meal

 

 

new-ross-presentation-of-flagPreviously the Town Council had presented the sisters with the
New Ross Flag

 

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The sisters also made a Carmelite Flag
to their own design to hang beside
the town flag.

A Celebration for the town was held on Thursday.