Bishops of Ireland

by Name

Bishops and Ordinaries of Ireland (59)

Cardinal (1)

Cardinal Seán Baptist Brady (84)Brady, Seán Baptist (84), Cardinal-Priest of Ss. Quirico e Giulitta, Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Armagh (Northern Ireland) and former President of Irish Episcopal Conference

Archbishops (9)

Archbishop Dermot Clifford (84)Clifford, Dermot (84), Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Cashel (Ireland)
Archbishop Michael Francis Crotty (53)Crotty, Michael Francis (53), Titular Archbishop of Lindisfarne, Apostolic Nuncio to Niger and Apostolic Nuncio to Burkina Faso
Archbishop Francis Duffy (65)Duffy, Francis (65), Metropolitan Archbishop of Tuam (Ireland) and General Secretary of Irish Episcopal Conference
Archbishop Dermot Pius Farrell (68)Farrell, Dermot Pius (68), Metropolitan Archbishop of Dublin (Ireland) and Vice-President of Irish Episcopal Conference
Archbishop Diarmuid Martin (78)Martin, Diarmuid (78), Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Dublin (Ireland)
Archbishop Eamon Martin (61)Martin, Eamon (61), Metropolitan Archbishop of Armagh (Northern Ireland), President of Irish Episcopal Conference and Apostolic Administrator of Dromore (Northern Ireland)
Archbishop Michael Neary (77)Neary, Michael (77), Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Tuam (Ireland)
Archbishop Eugene Martin Nugent (64)Nugent, Eugene Martin (劉裕政) (64), Titular Archbishop of Domnach Sechnaill, Apostolic Nuncio to Bahrain, Apostolic Nuncio to Qatar and Apostolic Nuncio to Kuwait
Archbishop Kieran O’Reilly, S.M.A. (71)O’Reilly, Kieran, S.M.A. (71), Metropolitan Archbishop of Cashel and Emly (Ireland)

Bishops (40)

Bishop Denis Brennan (78)Brennan, Denis (78), Bishop emeritus of Ferns (Ireland)
Bishop Raymond Anthony Browne (66)Browne, Raymond Anthony (66), Bishop of Kerry (Ireland)
Bishop John Buckley (83)Buckley, John (83), Bishop emeritus of Cork and Ross (Ireland)
Bishop Niall Coll (60)Coll, Niall (60), Bishop of Ossory (Ireland)
Bishop Brendan Oliver Comiskey, SS.CC. (88)Comiskey, Brendan Oliver, SS.CC. (88), Bishop emeritus of Ferns (Ireland)
Bishop Paul Connell (65)Connell, Paul (65), Bishop of Ardagh (Ireland)
Bishop William Crean (71)Crean, William (71), Bishop of Cloyne (Ireland)
Bishop Alphonsus Cullinan (64)Cullinan, Alphonsus (64), Bishop of Waterford and Lismore (Ireland)
Bishop Thomas Deenihan (56)Deenihan, Thomas (56), Bishop of Meath (Ireland)
Bishop Paul Dempsey (52)Dempsey, Paul (52), Bishop of Achonry (Ireland)
Bishop Kevin Peter Doran (70)Doran, Kevin Peter (70), Bishop of Elphin (Ireland)
Bishop Joseph Duffy (89)Duffy, Joseph (89), Bishop emeritus of Clogher (Ireland)
Bishop Lawrence Duffy (71)Duffy, Lawrence (71), Bishop of Clogher (Ireland)
Bishop Michael Duignan (53)Duignan, Michael (53), Bishop of Galway and Kilmacduagh (Ireland) and Bishop of Clonfert (Ireland)
Bishop Brian Farrell, L.C. (79)Farrell, Brian, L.C. (79), Titular Bishop of Abitinæ, Secretary of Dicastery for Promoting Christian Unity and Vice-President of Commission for Religious Relations with the Jews
Bishop Raymond W. Field (79)Field, Raymond W. (79), Titular Bishop of Ardmore and Auxiliary Bishop emeritus of Dublin (Ireland)
Bishop John Fleming (75)Fleming, John (75), Bishop of Killala (Ireland)
Bishop Fintan Gavin (57)Gavin, Fintan (57), Bishop of Cork and Ross (Ireland)
Bishop Martin Hayes (63)Hayes, Martin (63), Bishop of Kilmore (Ireland)
Bishop Brendan Kelly (77)Kelly, Brendan (77), Bishop emeritus of Galway and Kilmacduagh (Ireland)
Bishop John Kirby (84)Kirby, John (84), Bishop emeritus of Clonfert (Ireland)
Bishop Brendan Leahy (63)Leahy, Brendan (63), Bishop of Limerick (Ireland)
Bishop William Lee (81)Lee, William (81), Bishop emeritus of Waterford and Lismore (Ireland)
Bishop Hlib Borys Sviatoslav Lonchyna, M.S.U. (69)Lonchyna, Hlib Borys Sviatoslav, M.S.U. (69) (Ukrainian Rite), Apostolic Administrator of Saint-Vladimir-le-Grand de Paris of the Ukrainians (France) and Bishop emeritus of Holy Family of London of the Ukrainians (England)
Bishop John Magee, S.P.S. (86)Magee, John, S.P.S. (86), Bishop emeritus of Cloyne (Ireland)
Bishop Alexander Aloysius McGuckian, S.J. (70)McGuckian, Alexander Aloysius, S.J. (Alan) (70), Bishop of Raphoe (Ireland)
Bishop Donal McKeown (73)McKeown, Donal (73), Bishop of Derry (Northern Ireland) and Apostolic Administrator of Down and Connor (Northern Ireland)
Bishop Fintan Monahan (56)Monahan, Fintan (56), Bishop of Killaloe (Ireland)
Bishop William Murphy (87)Murphy, William (87), Bishop emeritus of Kerry (Ireland)
Bishop Donal Brendan Murray (83)Murray, Donal Brendan (83), Bishop emeritus of Limerick (Ireland)
Bishop Gerard Nash (64)Nash, Gerard (64), Bishop of Ferns (Ireland)
Bishop Kenneth Anthony Adam Nowakowski (65)Nowakowski, Kenneth Anthony Adam (65) (Ukrainian Rite), Bishop of Holy Family of London of the Ukrainians (England) and Apostolic Visitator in Ireland of the Ukrainians
Bishop Denis Nulty (60)Nulty, Denis (60), Bishop of Kildare and Leighlin (Ireland)
Bishop Colm O’Reilly (88)O’Reilly, Colm (88), Bishop emeritus of Ardagh (Ireland)
Bishop Philip Leo O’Reilly (79)O’Reilly, Philip Leo (79), Bishop emeritus of Kilmore (Ireland)
Bishop Michael Router (58)Router, Michael (58), Titular Bishop of Louth and Auxiliary Bishop of Armagh (Northern Ireland)
Bishop Michael Smith (83)Smith, Michael (83), Bishop emeritus of Meath (Ireland)
Bishop Paul Desmond Tighe (65)Tighe, Paul Desmond (65), Titular Bishop of Drivastum and Secretary of Section for Culture of Dicastery for Culture and Education
Bishop Eamonn Oliver Walsh (79)Walsh, Eamonn Oliver (79), Titular Bishop of Elmham and Auxiliary Bishop emeritus of Dublin (Ireland)
Bishop William Walsh (88)Walsh, William (88), Bishop emeritus of Killaloe (Ireland)

Other Prelates (9)

Barron, Mary Teresa, N.S.A., President of International Union of Superiors General (U.I.S.G.)
Fr. Michael Corcoran, M.H.M. (63)Corcoran, Michael, M.H.M. (63), Superior General of Saint Joseph’s Missionary Society of Mill Hill
Devlin, Teresa, Member of Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors
Dolan, Tony, O.S.F., Minister General of Franciscan Brothers of the Third Order Regular of Mountbellew
Fr. Victor Dunne, S.P.S.Dunne, Victor, S.P.S., Superior General of Saint Patrick’s Society for the Foreign Missions
Msgr. John Joseph Kennedy (55)Kennedy, John Joseph (55), Priest of Dublin (Ireland), Secretary for the Disciplinary Section of Dicastery for the Doctrine of the Faith and Prelate of Honour of His Holiness
Fr. Tim Mulroy, S.S.C.M.E. (59)Mulroy, Tim, S.S.C.M.E. (59), Superior General of Missionary Society of Saint Columban (Columban Missionaries)
Msgr. Joseph Murphy (55)Murphy, Joseph (55), Priest of Cloyne (Ireland), Undersecretary for Diplomatic Personnel of Secretariat of State and Prelate of Honour of His Holiness
Fr. Míċéal O’Neill, O. Carm. (71)O’Neill, Míċéal, O. Carm. (71), Prior General of Order of the Brothers of Our Lady of Mount Carmel (Carmelites)
Other Prelates born in Ireland (27)
AustraliaBishop Martin Ashe (69)Ashe, Martin (69), Titular Bishop of Muteci and Auxiliary Bishop of Melbourne (Australia)
USABishop John Kevin Boland (88)Boland, John Kevin (88), Bishop emeritus of Savannah (USA)
Northern IrelandBishop Philip Boyce, O.C.D. (83)Boyce, Philip, O.C.D. (83), Bishop emeritus of Raphoe (Ireland)
NigeriaArchbishop Richard Anthony Burke, S.P.S. (74)Burke, Richard Anthony, S.P.S. (74), Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Benin City (Nigeria)
BrazilBishop Derek John Christopher Byrne, S.P.S. (75)Byrne, Derek John Christopher, S.P.S. (75), Bishop emeritus of Primavera do Leste–Paranatinga (Brazil)
USABishop Edmond Carmody (89)Carmody, Edmond (89), Bishop emeritus of Corpus Christi (USA)
NigeriaBishop Timothy Joseph Carroll, S.M.A. (83)Carroll, Timothy Joseph, S.M.A. (83), Titular Bishop of Tipasa in Mauretania and Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Kontagora (Nigeria)
AustraliaBishop David Cremin (93)Cremin, David (93), Titular Bishop of Cunga Féichin and Auxiliary Bishop emeritus of Sydney (Australia)
KenyaBishop Maurice Anthony Crowley, S.P.S. (77)Crowley, Maurice Anthony, S.P.S. (77), Bishop emeritus of Kitale (Kenya)
EnglandBishop Séamus Cunningham (81)Cunningham, Séamus (81), Bishop emeritus of Hexham and Newcastle (England)
USABishop Thomas John Curry (80)Curry, Thomas John (80), Titular Bishop of Ceanannus Mór and Auxiliary Bishop emeritus of Los Angeles (USA)
GambiaBishop Robert Patrick Ellison, C.S.Sp. (81)Ellison, Robert Patrick, C.S.Sp. (81), Bishop emeritus of Banjul (Gambia)
USACardinal Kevin Joseph Farrell (76)Farrell, Kevin Joseph (76), Cardinal-Deacon of S. Giuliano Martire, Prefect of Dicastery for the Laity, Family and Life, President of Committee for Investments, President of Commission for Confidential Matters, Camerlengo of the Holy Roman Church of Apostolic Camera, President of Supreme Court of Vatican City State and Bishop emeritus of Dallas (USA)
KenyaBishop Patrick Joseph Harrington, S.M.A. (84)Harrington, Patrick Joseph, S.M.A. (84), Bishop emeritus of Lodwar (Kenya)
USABishop Richard Brendan Higgins (79)Higgins, Richard Brendan (79), Titular Bishop of Casæ Calanæ and Auxiliary Bishop of the Military Ordinariate emeritus of United States of America (USA)
ZimbabweBishop Paul Horan, O. Carm. (60)Horan, Paul, O. Carm. (60), Bishop of Mutare (Zimbabwe) and President of Zimbabwe Catholic Bishops’ Conference
HondurasArchbishop Michael Lenihan, O.F.M. (71)Lenihan, Michael, O.F.M. (71), Metropolitan Archbishop of San Pedro Sula (Honduras)
EnglandBishop Patrick Kieran Lynch, SS.CC. (76)Lynch, Patrick Kieran, SS.CC. (76), Titular Bishop of Castro and Auxiliary Bishop emeritus of Southwark (England)
Northern IrelandBishop John McAreavey (74)McAreavey, John (74), Bishop emeritus of Dromore (Northern Ireland)
USABishop John Gerard Noonan (72)Noonan, John Gerard (72), Bishop of Orlando (USA)
ZambiaBishop Noel Charles O’Regan, S.M.A. (81)O’Regan, Noel Charles, S.M.A. (81), Bishop emeritus of Ndola (Zambia)
MalawiBishop John Alphonsus Ryan, S.P.S. (71)Ryan, John Alphonsus, S.P.S. (71), Bishop of Mzuzu (Malawi)
South AfricaBishop Hugh Patrick Slattery, M.S.C. (89)Slattery, Hugh Patrick, M.S.C. (89), Bishop emeritus of Tzaneen (South Africa)
Solomon IslandsArchbishop Adrian Thomas Smith, S.M. (83)Smith, Adrian Thomas, S.M. (83), Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Honiara (Solomon Islands)
WalesArchbishop George Stack (77)Stack, George (77), Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Cardiff (Wales) and former Apostolic Administrator of Menevia (Wales)
Northern IrelandArchbishop Noël Treanor (72)Treanor, Noël (72), Apostolic Nuncio to European Union, Archbishop ad personam and Bishop emeritus of Down and Connor (Northern Ireland)
Northern IrelandBishop Patrick Joseph Walsh (92)Walsh, Patrick Joseph (92), Bishop emeritus of Down and Connor (Northern Ireland)
Other Prelates related to Ireland (5)
USAArchbishop Charles John Brown (63)Brown, Charles John (63), Titular Archbishop of Aquileia and Apostolic Nuncio to Philippines
ItalyArchbishop Giuseppe Lazzarotto (81)Lazzarotto, Giuseppe (81), Titular Archbishop of Numana and Assessor emeritus of Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem (Knights of the Holy Sepulchre)
ItalyArchbishop Giuseppe Leanza (80)Leanza, Giuseppe (80), Titular Archbishop of Lilibeo
ArgentinaArchbishop Luis Mariano Montemayor (67)Montemayor, Luis Mariano (67), Titular Archbishop of Illici and Apostolic Nuncio to Ireland
NigeriaArchbishop Jude Thaddeus Okolo (66)Okolo, Jude Thaddeus (66), Titular Archbishop of Novica and Apostolic Nuncio to Czech Republic

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