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Lisburn, Co. Antrim, Northern Ireland



New Lisburn Parish Priest appointed

The Very Rev. Dermot McCaughanThe Very Rev. Dermot McCaughan has been appointed Parish Priest for Lisburn in succession to the Very Rev Hugh Kennedy, PP.  Fr Kennedy, who has been Parish Priest of Lisburn for just 12 months, has been appointed Administrator of St. Peterís Cathedral in Belfastís Albert Street.

Fr McCaughan moved to St Patrickís, Lisburn on Wednesday (16th August) and will begin his ministry this weekend.  Formerly Parish Priest of Hannaghstown, Fr McCaughan was installed there in August 1994 with pastoral oversight of St Josephs, Hannaghstown and St. Peterís Church (The Rock) Stoneyford.