Diocesan Administration

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

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
Parochial House 
Rathcormac 
Co 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. Canon Niall Ahern VF (Sligo Deanery)
Very Rev. Canon Gerard Hanly VF (Boyle Deanery)
Very Rev. Eamonn O’Connor VF (Strokestown Deanery)
Very Rev. Michael Breslin VF (Roscommon Deanery)
Very Rev. Ray Milton VF (Athlone Deanery)
Very Rev. John McManus 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. Declan Boyce SPS
Very Rev. John Cullen 
Very Rev. John Deignan 
Very Rev. Canon Liam Devine 
Very Rev. Micheál Donnelly 
Very Rev. Michael Drumm 
Very Rev. Michael Duignan 
Very Rev. John Gannon 
Very Rev. Canon Tom Hever
Very Rev. Julian Lupot 
Very Rev. Canon Eugene McLoughlin 
Very Rev. Ray Milton 
Rev. Jim Murray 
Rev. Canon 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 Asset Manager
Mr Conor Ward FCCA
St Mary’s
Temple Street
Sligo
Tel: 071 9151080 (direct)
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 Street
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.