Diocesan Committees

Diocesan Director of Child Safeguarding

Ms. Aileen Cawley,

The Newman Institute, Cathedral Close, Ballina, Co. Mayo

096 72066

Diocesan Liaison Person

Mr. John Cummins,

The Newman Institute, Cathedral Close, Ballina, Co. Mayo

096 72066

Diocesan Child Safeguarding Committee

Chairperson: Dr. Mairín Glenn       

Diocesan Communications Director

Fr. Gerard O’Hora, P.P., Enniscrone, Co. Sligo
Tel: 096 36164
Email: [email protected]

Diocesan Placing Hope in Faith Action Committee

Leaders: Ms. Patricia Melvin, Ms. Anne Sweeney, Mr. Peter McLoughlin

Co-ordinator/Resource person: 

Fr. Brendan Hoban, The Newman Institute, Ballina, Co. Mayo

[email protected]

Diocesan Museum & Archive

Diocesan Historian: Fr. Brendan Hoban, The Newman Institute, Ballina, Co. Mayo

096-72066

[email protected]

Vineyard Diocesan Publication

Editor: Fr. Brendan Hoban, The Newman Institute, Ballina, Co. Mayo.

096-72066

[email protected]

Diocesan Director of Sacred Music

Ms. Regina Deacy
The Pastoral Centre, Cathedral Close, Ballina, Co. Mayo
Tel: 096 70555

Diocesan Liturgy and Music Commission

Fr. Michael Flynn, P.P., Knockmore, Ballina, Co. Mayo

Tel: 094 9258108

Diocesan Committee for Ecumenism

Director: Fr. Anthony Gillespie, P.P., Dromore West, Co. Sligo
Tel: 096 47012

Diocesan Education Council

Chairperson: Mr. John Cummins
The Newman Institute, Ballina, Co. Mayo
096 72066

Diocesan Advisor to Primary Schools

Sr. Patricia Lynott RJM
The Newman Institute, Ballina, Co. Mayo
096 72066

Catholic Primary School Management Association

Mr. John Cummins
The Newman Institute, Ballina, Co. Mayo
Tel: 096 72066

Diocesan Mission Committee

Chairperson: Fr. Edward Rogan,

Members: Fr. Martin Keveny, Fr. Liam Reilly

Pioneer Total Abstinence Association

Chaplain: Fr. Patrick Munnelly, PP., Ardagh, Ballina, Co. Mayo
Tel: 096 31144

Pontifical Mission Society

Fr. Eddie Rogan, c/o Bishop’s House, Ballina, Co. Mayo
Tel: 096 21518

Diocesan Director of Trócaire

Fr. Michael Nallen P.P., Aughoose, Pullathomas, Ballina, Co. Mayo
Tel: 097 87990

Diocesan Pilgrimage Director

Fr. Tom Doherty C.C., Cathedral Presbytery, Ballina, Co. Mayo
Tel: 096 76533

St. Joseph’s Young Priests Society

President: Mrs. Julia Rowland

Chaplain: Fr. Joseph Hogan C.C., Cornboy, Rossport, Ballina, Co. Mayo

Legion of Mary

Chaplain: Fr. John Loftus, Binghamstown, Ballina, Co. Mayo
Tel: 097 82350

Diocesan Vocations Committee

Director: Fr. Tom Doherty C.C.,
Cathedral Presbytery, Ballina, Co. Mayo
Tel: 096 76533

Youth Ministry

Co-Ordinator
Fr. Francis Judge, P.P., Crossmolina, Co. Mayo
Tel: 096 31677
Fr. Tom Doherty, C.C., Cathedral Presbytery, Ballina, Co. Mayo
Tel: 096 76533

Diocesan Buildings Commission

Chairman: Monsignor Seán Killeen
Members: Bishop John Fleming, Fr. Kevin Hegarty, Mr. Michael Horan, Fr. Michael Gilroy.
Tel: 096 21518 (Diocesan Office)

Historic Churches Advisory Committee

Chairperson: Fr. Michael Gilroy, P.P., Skreen, Co. Sligo

Diocesan Finance Committee

Bishop John Fleming, Ms. Anne Forbes, Ms. Catherine Hannon, Fr. Michael Flynn, Ms. Rosemarie Loftus, Mr. Martin Crowe, Mr. Barry McLoughlin, Mr. Jim Kent, Fr. Aidan O’Boyle, Fr. Michael Gilroy.