Mount Melleray Abbey is a community of Cistercian (Trappist)monks. The monastery is situated on the slopes of the Knockmealdown mountains in County Waterford, Ireland.
Welcome to our new website
Welcome to our new website. We have created the site to provide an insight into our contemplative life in this beautiful corner of the Irish countryside. Mount Melleray Abbey is now also on...
If you are wondering what sort of person joins a monastery or if monastic life is for you, perhaps the following may help. Clearly, you need to be a Catholic and to have a basic knowledge of the...
Thought for the Day
Thought for the day
If you trust in the Lord and do good,
then you will live in the land and be secure.
If you find your delight in the Lord,
he will grant your heart’s desire
Psalm 36, v.3-4