Clerical Appointments for the Diocese of Cork and Ross
The following clerical appointments for the Diocese of Cork and Ross have been announced by Bishop John Buckley.
This year, four priests have retired on grounds of age. They are Monsignor Leonard O’Brien, Fr Tom Riordan, Canon Tom Kelleher and Canon Tadhg Ó Mathuna. Canon Ó Mathuna will continue to work as an Assistant Priest in Blackrock.
Rt Reverend Msgr Leonard O’Brien VG to retire.
Very Reverend Canon Tom Kelleher, PP Courceys to retire.
Very Reverend Tom Riordan, PP Kilbrittain to retire.
Canon Tadhg Ó Mathúna, PP Blackrock to be AP Blackrock.
Very Reverend Dr Aidan O’Driscoll, PP Mayfield to be PP, VG Clonakilty.
Reverend Seosamh Ó Cochlain, Returning from Sabbatical to be PP Kilmeen/Castleventry.
Very Reverend Dr Noel O’Sullivan PP Glanmire to Theology Faculty, St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth.
Very Reverend John Kingston, PP Innishannon to be Adm Bandon.
Very Reverend Jerry Cremin PP Kilmichael to be PP Blackrock.
Very Reverend Michael O’Mahony CC Ballincollig to be PP Courceys.
Very Reverend Martin Keohane to be Adm Skibbereen.
Very Reverend Finbarr Crowley, PP Murragh to be PP Innishannon.
Very Reverend John Newman, PP Monkstown to be PP Glanmire.
Very Reverend Bernard Cotter, PP Uibh Laoire to be PP Murragh.
Very Reverend Martin O’Driscoll, Adm Skibbereen to be PP Uibh Laoire/ADM Kilmichael.
Reverend Michael Keohane, CC Douglas to be PP Upper Mayfield.
Reverend David O’Connell, CC Bandon to be CC Ballincollig.
Reverend Sean O’Sullivan, Director Pastoral Development to be PP Monkstown, Adm Passage.
Reverend Pat O’Donovan, CC Passage to be CC Kilmichael/ Uibh Laoire, resident in KIlmichael.
Reverend Dr Charles Kiely to be Director Pastoral Development.
Reverend Chris O’Donovan, Chaplain, St Aidan’s Community College to be Chaplain, CUH/CUMH.
Reverend Ray Riordan, Chaplain CUH/CUMH to be Chaplain St Finbarr’s /South Infirmary Hospitals.
Reverend Billy O’Sullivan, CC Ballincollig to be CC Turner’s Cross.
Fr Gerard Thornton MSC to be PP Castlehaven.
Fr John Heinhold SPS to be Administrator, Pro Tem, Kilbrittain.
Fr Pat O’Mahony SMA CC Upper Mayfield to be CC Douglas.
Fr Con Cronin, SPS to be CC Passage, Monkstown.
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