Parish Groups


Altar Servers' Team

  • Grace Gannon
  • Majella Mc Carthy

For information about recruitment, training and rotas of altar server see the Parish Ministries page

Child Protection Committee

  •  Dermot Brannigan
  • Canon Patrick Mc Ginn.

Children's Rosary Team gathers at St. Joseph's Church on the first Saturday of the month at 2.30p.m.

  • Hilda Mc Manus
  • Anna Marie Mc Cleary


Coordinators of Readers
  • Geraldine Toal/Mary O'Reilly
  • Bríd Donnelly

Do This In Memory (First Communion Parish Programme)

  • Parents' Team

Eucharistic Ministers

  • Gerardine Heaphey

Finance Committee

Knights of Columbanus: We are an order of Catholic Laymen dedicated to the service of Christ in daily life, in the workplace, the marketplace, in City, Urban and Provincial areas. We welcome into our ranks Catholic Men, in full communion with the Church, who would wish to bring to the service of Christ their talents and skills towards the promotion of Christian values and principles in Society, for the greater Honour and Glory of God the Father. For further information write to: The Secretary, Ely House, 8 Ely Place, Dublin 2.  The Monaghan branch of the knights meet on the first Wednesday of the month (except July & August) in the Cathedral Chapter Room.

Legion of Mary: Contact Ann Creighan at 71437

Parish Draw Committee

  • Canon Patrick Mc Ginn, Adm.
  • Margaret Hamill
  • Aisling Lynch

Parish Lourdes Dance Committee

  • Ann Hughes

Parish Choirs - Music Coordinators (For details of rehearsals see Parish Ministries Page)

Pioneer & Total Abstinence Association (P.T.A.A)

  • Cathedral: Francie & Ann Creighan
  • St. Joseph's Church: Malachy O'Brien

St. Joseph's Young Priests Society - This organisation meets on the first Wednesday of the month in the Parish Community Centre at 8p.m. Its members pray for priests, promote the vocation to follow Christ in every walk of life. For details contact 087 6274031 or 047 83272.