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Pope Francis appoints Bishop Alan McGuckian as the new bishop of the Diocese of Down and Connor 

Bishop Alan is a native of Cloughmills and a past pupil of St MacNissis College, Garron Tower.  He joined the Jesuit order in 1972 and was ordained a priest in 1984.  

From 2005 to 2017 he served with the Jesuit community in Belfast and worked in university chaplaincy and later as director of the Down & Connor Living Church Office.  

In 2017 he was appointed Bishop of Raphoe. 

Congratulations to Bishop McGuckian on his appointment. Please remember to keep our new bishop in your prayers.

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