Clerical Changes 2018

Raphoe Clerical Changes 2018


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Most Rev. Alan McGuckian, SJ, Bishop of Raphoe, has announced the following clergy appointments in the diocese.

-          Canon Dinny McGettigan, PP, Raphoe retires after 53 years of priestly ministry in the Diocese.

-          Fr Eamonn Kelly , Adm, Conwal and Leck to be PP, Raphoe.

-          Mgr Kevin Gillespie, CC, Conwal & Leck to be ADM, Conwal & Leck and Vicar Forane.

-          Canon Francis McAteer, retires as PP of Carrick to be AP, Glencolmcille.

-          Fr Denis Quinn, PP, Falcarragh to be PP Carrick.

-          Fr James Gillespie, CC, Irish Martyrs, Letterkenny to be PP, Falcarragh.

-          Fr Brendan Ward returns from Rome to be CC, Irish Martyrs and Official of the Derry Marriage Tribunal.

-          Fr Paul McGeehan, CC, Glencolmcille to be CC Glenvar.

-          Fr Damian Nejad returns from being on loan to Dromore Diocese to be CC, Conwal and Leck.

Appointments take effect on the 20th August 2018