St. Brigid of Kildare

Solas Bhride gets a new Herb Garden

The site set aside for the herb garden at Solas Bhride was mostly home to a variety of weeds until the beginning of October this year.  Paddy Gleeson, who was […]

Recent Happenings at Solas Bhride

Pilgrim Groups Solas Bhride continues to welcome many pilgrim groups  both National and International. We were delighted to welcome groups from USA, Canada, Norway, Germany, Holland, Portugal, England, Italy, Australia […]

Celebrating Earth Day

World Earth Day Earth Day is held each year on April 22nd.  It is a day when people are asked to perform an act of kindness towards the earth.  Earth […]

An atmospheric and Uplifting Evening of Music

Owen C Lynch and friends treated the audience to wonderful evening of uplifting music that was indeed a fitting conclusion to St. Brigid’s Day.  The concert, “Songs of Inspiration” was […]


The official opening of the new Solas Bhride Centre and Hermitages, Tully Road, Kildare town took place on Friday, January 30th. A day and a celebration that will be forever […]

Recent Happenings at Solas Bhride

                  Yuletide Glow Solas Bhride had a full house for the Christmas Flower Demonstration by Christine Hughes, AOIFA. Christine enthralled all who were fortunate enough to attend with her amazing, […]

World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation.

Tuesday, September 1st, the Church will mark the first World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation. Following in the footsteps of the Orthodox Church, Pope Francis has decided […]

Solas Bhride nominated for Pride of Place Award

Kildare County Council has nominated Solas Bhride for a special Pride of Place award. The IPB Pride of Place Awards in association with Co-operation Ireland is an all-island competition that […]