Welcome to Holy Hill Hermitage

We invite people of all faiths to “Come away and rest awhile (Mark 6:31)” in an atmosphere of silence and solitude. Retreats can be for a few days, a few weeks, or a longer sabbatical.



Friends of Carmel Zoom Meeting March 13

Since we aren’t able to meet in person for our Friends of Carmel Meeting on Saturday, March 13, we are going to try making it available to everyone on Zoom.  We need to invite you to the meeting, so if you’d like to come e mail Sr. Patricia at friendsofcarmel.ie.  Here is the schedule:

11 am             Welcome
                        Liturgy of the Word followed by Talk by Fr. Matt Blake
12:15 pm       Foolishness and Lack of Humility according to Teresa by
                       Gillian Coxhead
12:45 pm       Free time for quiet prayer, a walk, lunch
2:30 pm         John Moriarty: Wanderer, Mystic, Philosopher,
                       Story-Teller, and Poet by Tomas Maher and Sr. Patricia
3:20 pm         Conclusion and Prayer



Free Work Retreats

    We offer free work retreats to anyone who is under 30 and would like to work at Holy HIll for twenty hours a week and pray with the community. .  If you are interested, e mail us at bookings @holyhill.ie.



Friends of Carmel for an Ongoing Spiritual Link

Join us at Holy Hill for occasional contemplative gatherings or check in for frequent new homiliies and food for the soul. Visit the website here: FriendsofCarmel.ie



Our suggested donations for retreats cover about two-thirds of our expenses. We want to keep our prices low so that more people can come on retreat, but if you can afford to donate something extra we would be grateful. Click on the button below to make a payment via PayPal.