Cardinal Brady’s Homily at the Ordination of Mgr Noel Treanor

Posted on 30. Jun, 2008 by in News

PRESS RELEASE29th June 2008Cardinal Seán Brady’s homily at the Episcopal Ordination of Monsignor Noel Treanor as the new Bishop of Down and Connor at St Peter’s Cathedral, Belfast On Sunday last the 49th International Eucharistic Congress concluded in Quebec, Canada. Just before the final blessing, Cardinal Marc Ouellet, President of the Congress, announced that the […]

Bishop Noel Treanor’s Address

Posted on 30. Jun, 2008 by in News

29th June 2008Bishop Noel Treanor’s address on the occasion of his Episcopal Ordinationas Bishop of Down and Connor Dear sisters and brothers in Jesus Christ, a phobal Dé, Cardinal Brady welcomed you at the beginning of this beautiful and grace-filled ceremony. For my part I reiterate his words of welcome and I thank you for […]

Bishop Noel Treanor’s Coat of Arms

Posted on 30. Jun, 2008 by in News

BISHOP NOEL TREANOR’S COAT OF ARMS: The Crosses: (i) Christ crucified – Redemption(ii) Also an adaptation of the Cross which appears in the Arms of Brussels,where Bishop Treanor worked – a European reference. The Sprig of Rowan/Mountain Ash:Associated with St Macartan, disciple of St Patrick, Patron of Clogher. Fess Wavy Argent:A reference to Silverstream, Co […]

Photographs of Ordination of Bishop Noel Treanor

Posted on 30. Jun, 2008 by in News

Bishop Duffy Celebrates Fifty Years of Ordination

Posted on 18. Jun, 2008 by in News

On Sunday 22nd June Bishop Joseph Duffy celebrated fifty years of ordination. Born 3 February 1934 of Edward Duffy and Brigid MacEntee, Annagose, Newbliss, Co. Monaghan. Joseph Duffy was the eldest of three boys and one girl. He was educated at St Louis Infant School, Clones, Largy N.S., Clones, and in St Macartan’s College, Monaghan, […]


Posted on 12. Jun, 2008 by in News

PRESS RELEASE10th June 2008RTÉ to broadcast special ‘Year of Vocation’ Mass this Sunday 15 June 2008RTÉ Television is to broadcast a special ‘Year of Vocation’ Mass from its studios in Donnybrook on Sunday next, 15 June 2008.  


Posted on 06. Jun, 2008 by in News

YOUTH MINISTRY: DIOCESE OF CLOGHERDiocese of Clogher seeks to appoint new Director of Youth Ministry. The Diocese of Clogher has just advertised to appoint a new Director of Youth Ministry marking a major development in Youth Ministry across the diocese. Fr Martin O’Reilly completes his term as Diocesan Youth Director this August. His appointment in […]

Clogher Diocesan Forum 2008

Posted on 06. Jun, 2008 by in Vocations

The forum was the culmination of a longer process of reflection, consultation and input. Priests firstly met in their parish clusters to reflect on the inspiration for their own vocation. There followed a highly acclaimed input from Dr. Andrew O’Connell, Communications Officer for the Presentation Brothers and National Year of Vocation Committee member, at the […]