Bishop Alan McGuckian, SJ

Bishop of Down and Connor

Born 26 February 1953; Entered the Novitiate of the Society of Jesus on 21 October 1972; Final Profession
on 15 February 1997; ordained Bishop of Raphoe on  6 August 2017; appointed Bishop of Down and Connor by Pope Francis on 2 February 2024.

Episcopal Responsibilities

Member of the Standing Committee, Irish Episcopal Conference representative to ICEL; Chairman of the Council for Justice and Peace/NICCOSA, Member of the Council for Pastoral Renewal and Adult Faith development, Liaison Bishop with Pax Christi Ireland. 

Contact details

73 Somerton Road
BT15 4DE
Tel +44 (0)28 9077 6185
Email [email protected]