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Bishop of Kilmore, Elphin & Ardagh

Bishop of Kilmore, Elphin & Ardagh

The Right Reverend Samuel Ferran Glenfield M.A. M.Th. (Oxon.) M.Litt.

Crest of Diocese of Kilmore, Elphin & Ardagh

Bishop of Kilmore, Elphin & Ardagh
The See House
Kilmore Upper
Co Cavan

049 4371551

Guild of Lay Readers


The Reverend RSJ Bourke
Co Sligo

Tel: 071 – 9167596


Diocesan Readers (Kilmore)

Catherine Burke
Margaret Crawford
Albert Dawson
Frances Good
David Jones
Henry Jordan
Andrew Pierce
Audrey Reilly
Edmund Smyth
Patricia Smyth
George Taylor

Diocesan Readers (Elphin & Ardagh)

Peter Clampett
Irish Clendenning
Martina Craig
Ruth Galbraith
David Gillespie
Richard Kennedy
Andrew McHugh
Adam Norris
Xanthe Pratt
Jason Shannon
Nadine Shannon
Ruth Waller
Alan Williamson
Patricia Woods

The Cathedral Church of St Fethlimidh, Kilmore (Bedell Memorial Church)


Very Reverend Nigel Crossey

The Cathedral Church of St Mary the Virgin and St John the Baptist, Sligo



The Very Reverend Arfon Williams

Diocesan Officers

  • Diocesan Administrator

    Kilmore Diocesan Office
    The Rectory
    Co Cavan

    Tel: (049) 555 9954

  • Registrar

    The Deanery
    Strandhill Road

    Tel: (071) 9157993

  • Director of Ordinands

  • Ardagh & Kilmore Board of Education

    Co. Cavan

    Tel: (049) 433 1255

  • Diocesan Communications Officer

    Tel: (042) 9675 822

  • Diocesan Magazine Editor

    Tel: 074 9322 622

  • Diocesan Youth Officer (Kilmore)

    Tel: (049) 5559 954

  • Diocesan Youth Officer (Elphin & Ardagh)

    Tel: (049) 5559 954

  • Diocesan Representative for Bishops' Appeal

    Co Leitrim

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