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Diocese of

Derry

United Kingdom United Kingdom, Ireland Ireland

Continent: West Europe

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Ecclesiastical Province: Armagh

Neighbouring Dioceses: Raphoe (←), Down and Connor (→), Armagh (↘), Clogher (↓)

Patron Saint: St. Eugene, St. Columba

Address: Bishop's House, P.O. Box 227, St. Eugene's Cathedral, Derry, BT48 9YG, Ireland

Phone: (+44-28)7126.2302

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2014.02.25 – ...):Bishop Donal McKeown (64)Bishop Donal McKeown (64)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Derry (Roman Rite)

Bishop Donal McKeown (64)Bishop Donal McKeown (64)
(2014.02.25 – ...)

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom)

Veritas in caritate

Born:1950.04.12 (Ireland)
Ordained Priest:1977.07.03
Consecrated Bishop:2001.04.29

Titular Bishop of Cell Ausaille (2001.02.22 – 2014.02.25)

Auxiliary Bishop of Down and Connor (United Kingdom) (2001.02.22 – 2014.02.25)

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (2014.02.25 – ...)

Bishop Séamus Hegarty (74)Bishop Séamus Hegarty (74)
(1994.10.01 – 2011.11.23)

Bishop emeritus of Derry (United Kingdom)

Maria advocata nostra

Born:1940.01.26 (Ireland)
Ordained Priest:1966.06.19
Consecrated Bishop:1982.03.28

Bishop of Raphoe (Ireland) (1982.02.12 – 1994.10.01)

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1994.10.01 – 2011.11.23)

Bishop Edward Kevin Daly (80)Bishop Edward Kevin Daly (80)
(1974.01.31 – 1993.10.26)

Bishop emeritus of Derry (United Kingdom)

Pasce oves meas

Born:1933.12.05 (Ireland)
Ordained Priest:1957.03.16
Consecrated Bishop:1974.03.31

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1974.01.31 – 1993.10.26)

Bishop Neil Farren
(1939.08.05 – 1973.04.13)

Born:1893.03.25
Ordained Priest:1918.04.28
Consecrated Bishop:1939.10.01
Died:1980.05.08 († 87)

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1939.08.05 – 1973.04.13)

Bishop Bernard O’Kane
(1926.06.21 – 1939.01.05)

Born:1867.01.03
Died:1939.01.05 († 72)

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1926.06.21 – 1939.01.05)

Bishop Charles McHugh
(1907.07.01 – 1926.02.12)

Born:1852.08.12
Died:1926.02.12 († 73)

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1907.07.01 – 1926.02.12)

Bishop John Keys O’Doherty
(1889.12.28 – 1907.02.25)

Consecrated Bishop:1890.03.02
Died:1907.02.25

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1889.12.28 – 1907.02.25)

Bishop Francis Kelly
(1864.06.13 – 1889.09.01)

Born:1813.07.31 (Ireland)
Died:1889.09.01 († 76)

Titular Bishop of Titopolis (1849.08.03 – 1864.06.13)

Coadjutor Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1849.08.03 – 1864.06.13)

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1864.06.13 – 1889.09.01)

Bishop John MacLaughlin
(1840.08.18 – 1864)

Consecrated Bishop:1837.07.16
Died:1864.06.18

Coadjutor Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1837.02.21 – 1840.08.18)

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1840.08.18 – 1864)

Bishop Peter McLaughlin
(1824.05.11 – 1840.08.18)

Consecrated Bishop:1802.08.24
Died:1840.08.18

Bishop of Raphoe (Ireland) (1802.03.14 – 1819.07.29)

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1824.05.11 – 1840.08.18)

Bishop Charles O’Donnell
(1797.11.24 – 1824.07.19)

Died:1824.07.19

Coadjutor Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1797.01.11 – 1797.11.24)

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1797.11.24 – 1824.07.19)

Bishop Phillip MacDevitt
(1766.01.04 – 1797.11.24)

Died:1797.11.24

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1766.01.04 – 1797.11.24)

Bishop John MacColgan
(1752.05.04 – 1765)

Died:1765

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1752.05.04 – 1765)

Bishop Patrick Bradley, O.P.
(1751.01.29 – 1751.12.20)

Born: (Ireland)
Consecrated Bishop:1751.03.03

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1751.01.29 – 1751.12.20)

Bishop John Brullaghhaun
(1749.05.07 – 1750)

Died:1750

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1749.05.07 – 1750)

Bishop Michael O’Reilly (later Archbishop)
(1739.04.24 – 1749.01.23)

Born: (Ireland)
Consecrated Bishop:1739.02.24
Died:1758

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1739.04.24 – 1749.01.23)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Armagh (United Kingdom) (1749.01.23 – 1758)

Bishop Neil Conway
(1727.04.07 – 1738.01.06)

Died:1738.01.06

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1727.04.07 – 1738.01.06)

Bishop-elect Terence Donnelly
(1720.01.05 – ?)

Consecrated Bishop:1720.03.27

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1720.01.05 – ?)

Bishop Fergus Laurence Lea
(1694.02.08 – 1696 not possessed)

Died:1696

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1694.02.08 – 1696 not possessed)

Apostolic Administrator of Raphoe (Ireland) (1694.02.18 – 1696)

Bishop Redmond O’Gallagher
(1569.06.22 – 1601.03.15)

Died:1601.03.15

Bishop of Killala (Ireland) (1545.11.06 – 1569.06.22)

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1569.06.22 – 1601.03.15)

Bishop Eugene O’Doherty
(1554.06.25 – 1569)

Died:1569

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1554.06.25 – 1569)

Bishop Ruaidhrí Ó Domhnaill
(1520.01.11 – 1550.10.08)

Died:1550.10.08

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1520.01.11 – 1550.10.08)

Bishop Séamus mac Pilip Mac Mathghamhna
(1503.11.26 – 1519)

Died:1519

Bishop of Clogher (Ireland) (1494.11.05 – 1503.11.26 not possessed)

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1503.11.26 – 1519)

Bishop Domhnall Ó Fallamhain, O.F.M.
(1485.05.16 – 1501.07.05)

Consecrated Bishop:1487
Died:1501.07.05

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1485.05.16 – 1501.07.05)

Bishop Nicholas Weston
(1467.02.21 – 1484.12)

Died:1484.12

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1467.02.21 – 1484.12)

Bishop Johannes
(1464 – 1466)

Died:1466

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1464 – 1466)

Bishop Bartholomaeus Ó Flannagáin, O. Cist.
(1458.05.27 – 1463)

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1458.05.27 – 1463)

Bishop Johannes Oguguin
(1433.09.18 – 1458)

Died:1458

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1433.09.18 – 1458)

Bishop Eoghan Ó Domhnaill
(1429.12.09 – 1433)

Died:1433

Bishop of Connor (Ireland) (1421.05.05 – 1429.12.09)

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1429.12.09 – 1433)

Bishop Domhnall Ó Mearaich
(1419.10.16 – 1429.12.09)

Died:1431.01.28

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1419.10.16 – 1429.12.09)

Bishop of Connor (Ireland) (1429.12.09 – 1431.01.28)

Fr. Domhnall Mac Cathmhaoil
(1415.02.20 – 1419 not possessed)

Died:1419

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1415.02.20 – 1419 not possessed)

Bishop Seoán Ó Flannabhra, O. Cist.
(1401.08.19 – 1415)

Died:1415

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1401.08.19 – 1415)

Bishop Aodh
(1398 – 1401)

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1398 – 1401)

Fr. Seoán Ó Mocháin
(1394.09.16 – 1394 not possessed)

Bishop of Elphin (Ireland) (1383.01 – 1394.09.16 not possessed)

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1394.09.16 – 1394 not possessed)

Bishop John Dongan, O.S.B.
(1391 – 1394.09.16)

Bishop of Sodor and Man (United Kingdom) (1374 – 1380)

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1391 – 1394.09.16)

Bishop of Down (United Kingdom) (1394.09.16 – 1413)

Bishop Johannes
(? – 1391)

Died:1391

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (? – 1391)

Bishop Simon, O.P.
(1349.12.18 – 1380?)

Died:1380?

Bishop of Clonmacnois (Ireland) (1349.05.11 – 1349.12.18 not possessed)

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1349.12.18 – 1380?)

Bishop Michael Mac Lochlainn (Mauricius), O.F.M.
(1319 – 1349)

Died:1349

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1319 – 1349)

Bishop Áed Ó Néill
(1316 – 1319.06)

Died:1319.06

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1316 – 1319.06)

Bishop Gofraid Mac Lochlainn
(1297 – 1315)

Died:1315

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1297 – 1315)

Bishop Énri Mac Airechtaig (Henry O’Reghly), O. Cist.
(1294 – 1297)

Died:1297

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1294 – 1297)

Fr. Michael
(1293 – 1294 not possessed)

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1293 – 1294 not possessed)

Bishop Fogartach Ua Cerballáin
(1280 – 1293)

Died:1293

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1280 – 1293)

Bishop Gilla in Choimded Ó Cerbailláin (Germanus), O.P.
(1254 – 1279)

Died:1279

Bishop of Cinél nEógain (United Kingdom) (1230 – 1254)

Bishop of Derry (United Kingdom) (1254 – 1279)

Bishops of Cinél nEógain (Roman Rite)

Bishop Gilla in Choimded Ó Cerbailláin (Germanus), O.P.
(1230 – 1254)

(see above)

Bishop Fogartach Ua Cerballáin (Florentius), O.P.
(1185 – 1230)

Died:1230

Bishop of Cinél nEógain (United Kingdom) (1185 – 1230)

Bishop Amlaím Ua Muirethaig
(? – 1185)

Died:1185

Bishop of Cinél nEógain (United Kingdom) (? – 1185)

Bishop Muiredach Ua Cobthaig (Mauricius)
(1152? – 1173.02.10)

Died:1173.02.10

Bishop of Cinél nEógain (United Kingdom) (1152? – 1173.02.10)

Bishop Ua Gormgaile
(? – 1149)

Died:1149

Bishop of Cinél nEógain (United Kingdom) (? – 1149)

Bishop Máel Brigte Ua Brolcháin
(? – 1139.01.29)

Died:1139.01.29

Bishop of Cinél nEógain (United Kingdom) (? – 1139.01.29)

Bishop Máel Coluim Ua Brolcháin
(1107 – 1122)

Consecrated Bishop:1107.09.13
Died:1122

Bishop of Cinél nEógain (United Kingdom) (1107 – 1122)

Former Prelates


as of 2014.11.21

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