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Religious Formation Ministry Programme

Meet the Team:

Sr Josephine Enenmo OLA (Director)

Fr JoeMcGee MSC

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The Religious Formation Ministry Programme (formerly known as Loreto House) is a one year course offered by the Association of Leaders of Missionaries and Religious of Ireland (AMRI). It has completed its 38th year in 2020. Since it began in 1982, the Programme has become renowned for its excellence and graduates are ministering on every continent throughout the world.

The Programme addresses the task of preparing women and men in a cross cultural setting for the ministry of leadership and initial/life-long formation in Religious Life, Church and society in the 21st century.

Many religious also choose the Programme for renewal and discernment during a time of transition. The Programme offers unique opportunities for human development and personal transformation. It enables participants to engage with current realities in Church and world with greater skill, confidence and self-awareness.

Important Information for 2021

The next Religious Formation Ministry Programme will commence on October  19th 2021 depending  on international travel restrictions etc. relating to the current Covid-19 Pandemic. The Team is currently accepting and processing applications. We will endeavour to keep all applicants up to date with travel and quarantine restrictions in Ireland. We look forward to hearing from anyone expressing an interest. Email:

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For more information, please see the website