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Diocesan Directors of Ordinands

If you are considering the possibility that you might be called to the Ordained Ministry – then the first step is to go and discuss this with your Rector.

If you and your Rector both agree that there might be a calling to discern – the next stage is for your Rector to recommend you to, and set up a discussion with, your local Diocesan Director of Ordinands (DDO).

If he or she feels there is a calling to discern then they will probably recommend that you enroll in the Foundation Course – full details of which you can find at the following web address www.theologicalinstitute.ie/applying

Central Director of Ordinands

The Revd Canon David Gillespie
Tel: (01) 288 0663
Email: Canon Gillespie

Armagh The Revd Canon
WM Adair
Tel: (028) 3833 2746
Cashel, Ferns & Ossory The Very Revd
Paul Draper
Tel:  (058) 54105
Clogher The Revd Brian Harper Tel: (028) 6638 8238
Connor The Revd Canon Dr
Will Murphy
Tel: (028) 9261 9140
Cork, Cloyne & Ross The Very Revd
Alan Marley
Tel: (021) 463 1449
Derry & Raphoe The Revd Canon
Sam McVeigh
Tel: (048) 7776 2680
Down & Dromore The Revd Adrian Green Tel: (028) 9029 4676
Dublin & Glendalough The Revd Adrienne Galligan
Tel: (01) 405 9708
Kilmore, Elphin & Ardagh The Revd Canon Liz McElhinney
Tel: (090) 666 5413
Limerick & Killaloe The Ven Wayne Carney
Tel: (057) 912 0021
Meath & Kildare
The Revd
Alastair Graham
Tel: (044) 934 8376

Tuam, Killala & Achonry The Ven Alan Synnott
Tel: (071) 916 6941