Archbishop – Most Reverend Francis Duffy
Read The Archbishop’s Bio Here

Vicars General

Very Reverend Stephen Canon Farragher, P.P., Parochial House, Ballyhaunis, Co. Mayo, 094 9630006
Very Reverend Tod Nolan, P.P., Parochial House, Newport, Co. Mayo, 098 41123


Dean of Cathedral Chapter – Rt. Rev Dermot Moloney

Sr. Mary Lyons, RSM, JCD
Address: Archbishop’s House, Tuam, Co. Galway.
Tel: 093-24166. Email:


Position currently vacant.

Diocesan Secretary
Rev. Francis Mitchell, Archbishop’s House, Tuam, Co. Galway.
Tel: 093 24166. Email:

Archbishop’s House and Diocesan Office Staff

Anne Gormally, Ellen Dooley, Anne Walsh.
Address: Archbishop’s House, Tuam, 093 24166

Chaplains to His Holiness, The Pope
Priests of the Archdiocese who, on the nomination of the Archbishop, have been chosen by the Holy See for this honorary position which confers on them the title of “Monsignor”. Dermot Moloney, PE, VG, Tuam, John O’Boyle, Director of Education and Child Protection, Diocesan Resource Office, Tuam.

Vicars Forane

Diocesan Finance Committee
Archbishop Francis Duffy (Chair), Monsignor Dermot Moloney, Stephen Burns (Castlebar), Gerard Concannon (Claremorris), Anne Corcoran (Westport), Catherine Dolan (Diocesan Accountant), Patrick Durcan (Westport), Frs. Francis Mitchell (Secretary), Patrick Farragher (Tuam), Joseph O’Brien (Abbeyknockmoy).

Priests of the Diocese in Non Parochial Posts

Eamon Conway, DD, Head of Religious Studies, University of Limerick;
Seamus Cunnane, Grove House, Tuam, Co. Galway;
Michael O’Malley, c/o Archbishop’s House, Tuam;
Thomas Gallagher, c/o Archbishop’s House, Tuam;
Michael Whelan, c/o Archbishop’s House, Tuam;
Padraig Audley, PE, An Cheathrú Rua, Co. na Gaillimhe;
Eamon Concannon, PE, Knock, Co. Mayo;
John D. Flannery, PE, Cartron, Milltown, Co. Galway;
John Garvey, PE, Clonbur Road, Ballinrobe, Co. Mayo;
Michael Goaley, PE, Glenamaddy, Co. Galway;
Des Grogan, PE, Partry, Co. Mayo;
Tony King, PE, Westport, Co. Mayo;
Christy Kilkelly, c/o Archbishop’s House, Tuam, Co. Galway;
Joe Moloney, PE, Grove House, Tuam, Co. Galway;
Kieran Waldron, PE, Devlis, Ballyhaunis, Co. Mayo;
Martin Newell, Claran;
Martin Gleeson, Belclare, Tuam, Co. Galway;
Patrick Donnellan, Salthill, Galway;
Frs Tony Neveill, Recess, Co. Galway;
Éamon Ó Conghaile, Caran;
John Cosgrove, Claremorris, Co. Mayo;



Page of Pictures from the Diocesan Inservice, October, 2005
Inservice Pictures

Some of the Priests of the Archdiocese on Retreat in Knock, Summer, 2005