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Clergy appointments

Archbishop Nolan recently made the following appointments and is grateful to those involved for their readiness to accept a new office.

 

• Father Len Purcell steps down as parish priest of Saint Flannan’s, Kirkintilloch and Saint John of the Cross, Twechar, to take up a ministry in hospital chaplaincy.

• Father Stephen Hannah, currently parish priest of Holy Family and Saint Ninian’s, Kirkintilloch becomes parish priest of Saint Joseph’s Tollcross and Saint Joachim’s, Carmyle.

• Canon Gerard Tartaglia, currently parish priest of Saint Margaret’s and Our Holy Redeemer parishes in Clydebank becomes parish priest of the parishes of Holy Family and Saint Ninian and Saint Flannan’s, Kirkintilloch, and Saint John of the Cross, Twechar. In due course an assistant priest will also be appointed to these parishes.

• Canon Andrew McKenzie, currently parish priest of Saint Joseph’s, Tollcross and Saint Joachim’s, Carmyle, becomes Administrator of Saint Andrew’s Metropolitan Cathedral.

• Canon Gerald Sharkey, currently Administrator of the Cathedral, becomes parish priest of Saint Margaret’s and Our Holy Redeemer’s, Clydebank.

These appointments are all effective from 2nd September 2022.

• Father Chiedozie (Chido) Ezeribe (Diocese of Minna, Nigeria) has been appointed to Saint Andrew’s Cathedral.

Last modified on Friday, 10 June 2022 13:13