The Servants of the Home of the Mother was founded by spanish priest Fr. Rafael Alonso Reymundo in 1982. The group comprises of priests, brothers, religious sisters and lay people.
Now, the Servants of the Home of the Mother have established a base in the Diocese of Cloyne. A community of sisters will take up residence in Mitchelstown with view to assisting in the pastoral mission in Mitchelstown parish.
A community of two priests and two brothers will take up residence in Mallow with view to ministering / working with young people in the Diocese, in schools and supporting their families in sharing faith and life.
The following photos capture the welcome received by the Servants of the Home of the Mother to Mitchelstown parish (22/09/2018):
Fr. Rafael Alonso Reymundo (centre), founder, Servants of the Home of the Mother
Left to Right front row, Fr Michael Fitzgerald (PP Mitchelstown), Bishop William Crean, Fr Gabriel Burke (CC Mitchelstown)