Bishop Donal McKeown welcomes Pope Francis’ Christ is Alive

Today Pope Francis published his Post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation to young people and to the entire People of God, entitled Christus vivit (Christ is Alive), now available on  It is the considered fruit of planning, consultation and over three weeks of deliberation involving senior representatives of Bishops’ Conferences from around the world who attended the Synod in the […]

Christ is Alive – Pope Francis’ Post Synodal Apostolic Exhortation to Young People and the Entire People of God – March 2019

“Christ is alive! He is our hope, and in a wonderful way he brings youth to our world.  The very first words, then, that I would like to say to every young Christian are these: Christ is alive and he wants you to be alive!”. Thus begins the post-synodal Apostolic Exhortation, Christus vivit (Christ is alive), […]


Diocesan Assembly Photos 2014

Images from Kilmore Diocesan Assembly Day 1. Bishop Leo O’Reilly welcomes delegates to Kilmore Diocesan Assembly 2014.   Fr. Michael Drumm . Martin Kennedy. Facilitator. Sean Coll, Director Kilmore Diocesan Pastoral Centre and Fr. Michael Drumm.   Matthew McFadden, Clogher Don Oige.  Aislinn Tighe, Castlerahan Parish                           […]


Constitution for the Kilmore Diocesan Pastoral Council (amended June 2011)   The Kilmore Diocesan Pastoral Council was established in February 2001 and meets approximately 4 times a year. It is a representative body of the faithful which works in close partnership with the bishop to further the mission of the church in the diocese of […]