• Hook Head
  • St Aidans Cathedral Enniscorthy
  • Gorey
  • Wexford
  • New Ross
  • Mount Leinster
  • Wexford Festival Opera Fireworks
  • National Opera House, Wexford
  • Sunset over the Slaney
  • Our Lady's Island

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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.

Latest News

Further delay in resettling refugee children “appalling” – Bishop Denis Brennan

Further delay in resettling refugee children “appalling” – Bishop Denis Brennan “I call on Government to act as quickly and decisively as possible in this case to bring these children to safety and shelter” – Bishop Brennan Following further delays to the resettlement of children to Ireland from the Moria refugee camp in Greece, Bishop […]

The Diocese of Ferns Virtual Pilgrimage to Lourdes

The Diocese of Ferns Virtual Pilgrimage to Lourdes 9th to 13th May 2021   The Masses and ceremonies will be on-line only and will come from St. Aidan’s Cathedral, Enniscorthy.  Join us at www.churchservices.tv/enniscorthycathedral.   Lourdes: a place of grace, peace and resilience     Sunday 9th May @ 10am: Bishop Brennan will celebrate Mass […]

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.”