Archbishop Clifford to take on Cloyne duties

The Vatican has appointed Archbishop of Cashel and Emly Dermot Clifford as apostolic administrator to the diocese of Cloyne. Archbishop Clifford will take over all the powers and duties of Bishop of Cloyne, John Magee, who is to retain his title.

7th March, 2009

The Vatican has appointed Archbishop of Cashel and Emly Dermot Clifford as apostolic administrator to the diocese of Cloyne. Archbishop Clifford will take over all the powers and duties of Bishop of Cloyne, John Magee, who is to retain his title. Bishop Magee had faced down criticism and pressure to resign earlier this year, after an independent report found his diocese had put children at risk of harm through an inability to respond appropriately to...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly

€315

€248

Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The year in review

Legacy Richie Oakley 1 year ago

Newsround: What Thursday’s papers say

Legacy Leanna Byrne 5 years ago

More cycle routes, expansion of Luas to Bray and new bus network proposed

Legacy Digital Desk 5 years ago