Bishop Toal has announced the following clergy appointments:
Father Michael Brown to become Parish Priest of Holy Family, Mossend from 1st February, succeeding Father James Grant who becomes General Secretary of the Bishops' Conference of Scotland.
Father Owen Ness to become Administrator of St Brendan's, Motherwell from 1st February
Deacon Jim Aitken to become Chancellor of the Diocese of Motherwell from 21st January
Father Gerard Bogan is appointed Dean of the Motherwell & Central Deanery.
Father Kevin McGoldrick is appointed Vice Dean of the Motherwell & Central Deanery.
Father Thomas Magill is reappointed chairman of the Council of Priests
Please pray for all our clergy preparing to take up these appointments.