Pope Francis appoints Diocese of Killaloe priest as Nuncio to South Sudan

The Diocese of Killaloe has welcomed the appointment by His Holiness Pope Francis of Monsignor Séamus Horgan of Ennis, County Clare, as Papal Nuncio to South Sudan. A native of Tobarteascáin near St. Flannan’s College where he completed his secondary schooling, Monsignor Horgan entered St Patrick’s College Maynooth in 1987 before being ordained to the […]

One Of Ireland’s Largest Dioceses Launches Vocations Initiative

The Diocese of Killaloe is undertaking a year-long initiative to encourage men to consider joining the priesthood.   Visits to parishes across the Diocese in Clare, Laois, Offaly, Tipperary and Limerick commence next weekend in Ennis followed by visits to Nenagh, Birr and Castleconnell during October.   With just over half of the 58 parishes in the […]