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The diocese was founded in the year 598 AD. It is located in the south eastern corner of Ireland, and comprises most of County Wexford and parts of counties Wicklow and Carlow.
Pictured are Tony Dempsey, Bishop Brennan, Phil Roche and Mayor George Lawlor. Today represents an historic moment in the life of our parish community. Turning the sod on our new school is the culmination of many years of effort and drive by successive administrations – school, parish, diocese, government (local and national) – and […]
Bishop Brennan pictured with Friar Catalin Ieremia Budau following his ordination to the deaconate. Homily of Bishop Brennan : Jeremiah, today you will take a big step towards priesthood. In the presence of your parents and your Franciscan community you will be conferred with […]
Bishop Denis Brennan
Born in the Parish of Rathnure, Enniscorthy, on 20 June 1945, he was ordained on 31 May 1970 at St Peter’s College, Wexford. He was appointed to the House of Missions in 1970 and Administrator of St Senan’s Parish, Enniscorthy from 1986 until his appointment as parish priest of Taghmon in 1997. He served as Vicar Forane for Wexford Deanery and as diocesan delegate charged with child protection. He was ordained Bishop of Ferns on 23 April 2006. “I have only one ambition today, to walk with you, the people, religious and priests of the diocese in your joys and your sorrows. Sometimes I may be able to help you, sometimes I may need you to help me.”