Spiritan News

Spiritan Safeguarding Office

The Spiritan Provincial Leadership Team (PLT) in Ireland is exploring new ways of engaging with people who have been abused by members of the Spiritan Congregation. To this end we have opened a page on our website designed specifically to provide the following information to members of the public: How to report child sex abuse...


The Raffle was very successful and the Congregation of the Holy Spirit takes this opportunity to thank you most sincerely for your generosity, your support and your interest.

Spiritan Winter Newsletter 2012

"In 1988 the Spiritan Provincial Council approached the Archdiocese of Dublin about the possibility of opening a Spiritan parish in a disadvantaged area on the periphery of the capital. In September of the following year Bishop Dermot O'Mahony and the people of Bawnogue parish in Clondalkin received the first three priests from the Congregation to minister there. Today Fr. Marino Nguekam C.S.Sp. is the parish administrator. I

Irish Spiritan elected Superior General

John Fogarty C.S.Sp. (60) has been elected Superior General of the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. The election took place at the Spiritans’ 8-yearly General Chapter which is currently being held in Tanzania. Born in Finglas and educated in St. Vincent’s CBS, Glasnevin, Fr Fogarty graduated from UCD. Having earned a licentiate in sacred theology...

Permanent part-time posts available

1st August 2012 – Applications for these two positions are now closed. All applications received before the deadline have been acknowledged by individual e-mail. The Congregation of the Holy Spirit invites applications for the permanent part-time posts of Designated Person for Child Protection and Support Person Reporting to the Provincial of the Irish Province of the...