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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.
Fr. Martin Mareja (Pallotine priest and Tanzanian native) who is on Mission Awareness work in Ferns Diocese chats with local school teacher Lizzy Gilhooly (just returned from Tanzania) and her father James and – photo 2 – ( local parishioner Mary Doyle (lifelong Pallotine supporter) has a word with Fr. James after the weekend Masses […]
On Saturday 2nd April, Bishop Brennan officially opened the Holy Door in Bride Street Church as part of the Extraordinary Year of Jubilee of Mercy.
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.”