Congratulations Fr McMahon
Congratulations to Fr Padraig McMahon Adm. V.F. who was appointed Vicar Forane by Bishop Michael Smith in the past week. Fr McMahon who is now the Dean or archpriest of the Deanery of the Mullingar area which includes the parishes of Ballynacargy, Milltown, Dysart, Castletown-Geoghegan, Rochfortbridge, Ballinabrackey, Kinnegad, Killucan and Mullingar. The role of the Vicar is to support priests in the deanery and as Canon 555 of the Code of Canon of Law states, the vicar has the duty “of promoting and coordinating common pastoral activity in the vicariate.” We wish every blessing on Fr McMahon in his new role as Vicar.