NEWS – 25th August 2013

NEW  PARISH  PRIEST

Archbishop Clifford has announced clerical changes in the Archdiocese. Fr. James Kennedy, formerly CC, Tipperary has been appointed as parish priest of Emly. Fr. Seamus Rochford, retired parish priest, is now A.P, Emly.

 

DEAD

The death has taken place of Josephine Hogan (nee Lonergan) Clashdrumsmith, Emly. She is bereaved by her husband Des and family.

Contact Information

Fr. Bernard Moloney, P.P. – 06257111; 0876366656
Email: frberniemoloney@emly.ie

Fr. Seamus Rochford, A.P. – 06257103; 0868162660.
Email: frseamusrochford@emly.ie

SCHOOL: St. Ailbe’s National School
PRINCIPAL: Pauline Finnan
VICE PRINCIPAL: Joseph Hennessy.

Quick Facts

POP. of the PARISH: c. 820

POPULAR SURNAMES: Burke (Bourke), Ryan, Lonergan, McEniry.

LOCATION: 14km West of Tipperary Town, historical barony of Clanwilliam

Emly was established as an episcopal see in 1118 by the Synod of Ráth Breasail.

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