Bishop Larry Duffy welcomes new Bishop-Elect in Clogher Diocese


Bishop Larry Duffy.

A statement from Bishop Larry Duffy, from the Roman Catholic Diocese of Clogher;

'On my own behalf and on behalf of all the Catholic clergy, religious and laity of the Diocese of Clogher, I warmly congratulate Canon Ian Ellis on his appointment as the new Church of Ireland Bishop of Clogher.

'Bishop-elect Ellis brings to his new ministry many gifts and qualities, not least of which are his expertise in the field of education.

'I wish him every blessing and I look forward to working with him as we journey together along the pilgrim path here in Clogher, in prayer, in witness and in dialogue, ‘so that every tongue should acclaim Jesus Christ as Lord, to the glory of God the Father.’ (Philippians 2:11)'

There have been many other message of congratulations and best wishes to Canon Ellis from within Clogher Diocese and across Ireland and beyond.

Revd Canon Dr Ian Ellis the Bishop-Elect of Clogher Diocese and his wife Heather.