Bishop Farrell Announces Clerical Changes

Published on August 14, 2018

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

  • Father Jim Crotty, PP Ferrybank has retired.
  • Father Patrick Comerford, PP Freshford has retired.
  • Monsignor Kieron Kennedy, Administrator St Mary’s Cathedral, Kilkenny to be PP Freshford.
  • Father Richard Scriven, PP Inistioge to be Administrator St 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 St Mary’s Cathedral, Kilkenny to be PP Ferrybank.
  • Father Raymond Dempsey CC Ferrybank to be PP Inistioge.
  • Fr Dan Bollard to be VF.