Diocesan Administration

Bishop
Most Rev Kevin Doran
Bishop of Elphin
St Mary’s
Temple Street
Sligo
Te: 071 9150106
Email: bishopsecretary@elphindiocese.ie

Bishop Emeritus
Most Rev. Christopher Jones 
Bishop Emeritus of Elphin 
c/o St Mary’s 
Temple Street 
Sligo

Chancellor and Diocesan Secretary
Very Rev. Michael Duignan STh D
Diocesan Office
St.Mary’s
Temple Street
Sligo
Tel: 071 9150106
Email: chancellor@elphindiocese.ie

Vicars General
Very Rev. Canon Tom Hever VG
St Mary’s
Temple Street
Sligo

Very Rev. Canon Liam Devine VG
Parochial House 
Loughglynn
Castlerea
Co Roscommon

Bishop’s Secretary
Sheena Darcy
Diocesan Office
St Mary’s
Temple Street
Sligo
Tel: 071 9150106
Email bishopsecretary@elphindiocese.ie

Vicars Forane
Very Rev. Noel Rooney VF (Sligo Deanery)
Very Rev. Canon Gerard Hanly VF (Boyle Deanery)
Very Rev. Kevin Fallon VF (Strokestown Deanery)
Very Rev. Canon Eugene McLoughlin VF (Roscommon Deanery)
Very Rev. Ray Milton VF (Athlone Deanery)
Very Rev. Mícheál Donnelly VF (Castlerea Deanery)

College of Consultors
Most Rev. Kevin Doran
Very Rev. John Cullen
Very Rev. Canon Liam Devine
Very Rev. Michael Duignan
Very Rev. Canon Gerard Hanly
Very Rev. Canon Thomas Hever
Very Rev. Canon Eugene McLoughlin
Very Rev. Raymond Milton

Council of Priests 
Very Rev. John Cullen
Very Rev. Liam Devine
Very Rev. Micheál Donnelly
Very Rev. Michael Duignan
Very Rev. Kevin Fallon (Secretary)
Very Rev. Gerard Hanley
Very Rev. Tom Hever
Rev. Ireneus Kuzmicki
Rev. Vincent McDevitt CSSp
Very Rev. Brendan McDonagh SPS
Very Rev. Eugene McLoughlin
Very Rev. John McManus
Very Rev. Ray Milton
Very Rev. Eamonn O’Connor (Chair)
Very Rev. Noel Rooney
Rev. Stephen Walsh CSSp
Very Rev. Ciaran Whitney

Child Protection Designated Persons
Please see ‘Safeguarding’ Section of Website

Director of Youth Ministry 
Mr Frank McGuinness
St Mary’s,
Sligo
Tel: 087 9880690
frank.mcguinness@elphindiocese.ie

Director of Safeguarding
Mary Nicholson 
St Mary’s 
Temple Street
Sligo 
Tel: 071 9150106
mary@elphindiocese.ie

Finance and Development Director 
Mr Tom Ryan
St Mary’s
Temple Street
Sligo
Tel: 071 9151080
Email: finance@elphindiocese.ie

Education
Episcopal Vicar for Education and Formation
Very Rev. Michael Duignan STh D
Diocesan Office
St Mary’s
Temple Street
Sligo
Tel: 071 9150106
Email: education@elphindiocese.ie

CPSMA Representative (incl queries relating to Primary Schools panel)
Very Rev Christy McHugh PP
Grange
Co Sligo
071-9163100

Director of Catechetics (Primary Schools)
Sr. Annette Duignan RSM
No. 1. St. Patrick’s Avenue,
Sligo.
Tel: 071 9142393.
Mobile: 0863737137.

Director of Pastoral Development
Justin Harkin
Pastoral & Faith Development Services.
Rooms 2-4,
St. Coman’s Club,
Abbey St.,
Roscommon.
Co. Roscommon.

Tel: 090 6665491
Mobile: 087 6171526
Email: justin@elphindiocese.ie

 

Director of Catechetics (Post Primary Schools)
Position Vacant.
Please direct enquires to Director of Pastoral Development.