People often ask me “Why should I read the Old Testament?” “What relevance has it for me?”
His Holiness Pope Francis has appointed Fr. Fintan Monaghan, (a priest of the Archdiocese of Tuam), as Bishop of Killaloe. The appointment was announced at 11.00am this morning at a press conference held in the Ennis Parish Pastoral Centre.
Fr. Fintan Monahan was born in Tullamore, Co Offaly, on 23 January 1967. His parents are Tom and Peg Monahan and he has one brother, Seán, and one sister, Caitríona, who is married to Dominic. From 1980-1996 the family lived in