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Our Lady of BethlehemBallymena Antrim - Northern Ireland
Our Lady of Bethlehem Abbey is a Cistercian monastery in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. It was founded in 1948 and currently numbers 20 monks. The monks live a secluded, contemplative life in which prayer holds a central position. In addition to private prayer and study, they assemble in church eight times a day for prayer and Mass. The monastery has a guesthouse for those wishing to make short retreats, a Repository, a Gift Shop and a Coffee Shop. The times for confessions are given below.
ContactTelephone+44 (0)28 2582 1211
Fax:+44 (0)28 2582 2795
Address: Bethlehem Abbey, 11 Ballymena Road Portglenone, Ballymena, Co Antrim, BT44 8BL