These bodies are established by the bishop to advise and assist him with specific areas of pastoral and administrative concerns.

Council of Priests for Cork and Ross

The Council is a consultative body that assists the bishop in promoting the pastoral welfare of the people of the diocese. Some members are ex-officio, some are nominated by the bishop, some are elected by the priests in the diocese. The Council meets nine times per year.

Bishop Fintan Gavin
Fr. Sean O’Sullivan (Chairman)
Fr. Gerard Dunne OP. (Secretary)
Canon Robert Brophy
Fr. Pat Fogarty
Fr. Tom Hayes
Fr. Michael Kelleher
Fr. Michael Keohane
Fr. John Lyng OSA.
Fr. James McSweeney
Canon John O’ Donovan
Mons.  Aidan O’ Driscoll
Fr. Ted Sheehan
Fr. Eoin Whooley

Mission and Ministry

Episcopal Vicar: Rev. Chris O’Donovan
Address: Mission and Ministry Office, Cathedral of St. Mary and St. Anne, Roman St. Cork
Telephone: 087-916 1792
Email: missionandministry@corkandross.org