Ossory Diocesan Appointments 2018

Bishop Dermot Farrell has announced the following diocesan appointments for clergy which will take effect from 29 September 2018:

–          Father Jim Crotty, PP Ferrybank has retired.

–          Father Patrick Comerford, PP Freshford has retired.

–          Monsignor Kieron Kennedy, Administrator Saint Mary’s Cathedral, Kilkenny to be PP Freshford.

–          Father Richard Scriven PP Inistioge to be Administrator Saint Mary’s Cathedral, Kilkenny.

–          Father Sean O’Connor Administrator Ballyhale to be PP Ballyhale.

–          Father Liam Taylor Administrator Ballycallan to be PP Ballycallan.

–          Father Kieran O’Shea CC Saint Mary’s Cathedral, Kilkenny to be PP Ferrybank.

–          Father Raymond Dempsey CC Ferrybank to be PP Inistioge.

–          Father Dan Bollard to be Vicar Forane.


Ossory Diocesan Office James’s Street, Kilkenny Tel: 056-7762448 Fax: 056-7763753 E-mail: bishop@ossory.ie