Fr Dermot Meehan, Parish Priest of Swinford, Co. Mayo has been elected Administrator of the Diocese of Achonry with immediate effect.
The diocese wishes him every blessing in this role and the priests and people of the diocese will support him in this undertaking and remember him in prayer.
As Diocesan Administrator, Fr Dermot assumes responsibility for the diocese and will represent the diocese at meetings of the Episcopal Conference. He will manage the day to day affairs of the diocese until such time as a new bishop is a appointed.
February 12th, 2018