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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.
Irish Catholic Bishop’s Conference: As a response to the request from Pope Francis for all the faithful to pray for Christians fleeing the Iraqi city of Mosul, and to “persevere in prayer for those situations of tension and conflict that continue in different parts of the world, especially in the Middle East and in the […]
Past pupils of St. Peters College who attended during the 1960′s met recently and took a walk through the college grounds. Fond memories of their time there was recalled. Pictured(l-r) Monsignor Lory Kehoe, Eamonn Doyle, Fr James Ryan, Monsignor William Oliver O’ Neill, Bishop Denis Brennan, Peter Sinnott, Monsignor Morgan Rowsome, Fr Hugh O’ […]
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.”