The Council of Priests is an advisory body to the Bishop of Ferns. It comprises elected and nominated members of priests of the Diocese. The Council meets a minimum of six times a year and advises on a range of issues and gives direction on pastoral initiatives

Chairman: V Rev James Butler PP

Secretary:  Sister Mary O’Shea, SJG

  • Rt Rev Mgr Denis Lennon, 
  • Rt Rev Mgr Joseph McGrath 
  • V Rev William Howell
  • V Rev Denis Browne
  • V Rev Brian Broaders
  • V Rev Lorenzo Canon Cleary
  • V Rev James Fegan
  • Rev Jim Doyle
  • V Rev Odhran Furlong
  • Rev James Cullen
  • V Rev Gerald O’ Leary
  • Rev John Carroll
  • Rt Rev Mgr Don Kenny
  • Rev Roger O’ Neill
  • Fr Aquino Malakkal