Congratulations to Bishop Elect, Fintan Gavin, as the New bishop of Cork

Pope Francis appoints Fr Fintan Gavin as Bishop of Cork

It is with great pleasure The Canon Law Society informs its members that Pope Francis has appointed one of our members, Fr Fintan Gavin, as the new Bishop of the Diocese of Cork. We offer our congratulations and prayers to Bishop Elect Fintan as he prepares for his new ministry. Until his appointment today, Bishop Elect was Chancellor of the Archdiocese of Dublin and is currently the Chair of the Society's Research Sub-Committee.