Workshops for Parish Finance Committees

One of the proposals identified in the planning document Journeying Together in Faith was the provision of training and formation for Parish Finance Committees. Three workshops have been organised fo...

Diocesan Retreats for Tuam Clergy 2013

The following are the dates for the Tuam diocesan retreats for the Priests for next year. April 21st – 25th    Knock house Hotel June 9th – 13th.     Esker Retreat House Both retreats wil...

Bikers Break!

Lively young clergy take a break from Diocesan In-service to take the pilgrim route. Break time at the foot of the Reek in Campbells! Stephen Farragher, Adm, Tuam, Sean Cunninhgam, CC, Tuam, Fergal C...

Archbishop Celebrates Mass in Kilmeen/Ballydugan

On Sunday, May 13th the Archbishop visited Kilmeen, a small island parish of the Tuam Archdiocese in Clonfert. The Church of St. Jarlath’s were celebrating their 160th anniversary. The Parish C...

A Changing Landscape – by Dr Patricia Casey

A Changing Landscape Change touches all groups There was a time across the world, in all of our lifetimes, when it was assumed that Marxism was the future and the words of Stalin echoed keenly in our...

Address by Sean Staunton at In-service 2007

Church and Media in Ireland Your Grace, reverend fathers, it is my pleasure to welcome you to Westport and I hope you have had a pleasant and peaceful stay in our beautiful town. The time available t...

The Priest as an Agent of Change

The Priest as an Agent of Change:                   Fr. Francis Mitchell In an era when updating of skills and in-service training are important in many professions and careers, the Archbishop and pr...