Pastoral Units and Team Ministry


Moving Forward together - Pastoral Units & Team Ministry

In our Diocese the 2016 Synod offered us important signposts to guide us in the next steps we need to take at this stage of our journey. One of these steps is the development of “team ministry”. In the past two years we have worked on this and are now at a point of arranging our Diocese into Pastoral Units with teams of clergy ministering in each unit.


read more


Diocese of Limerick Pastoral Units

View all the Pastoral Units and their parishes for the Limerick Diocese.


read more


Virgin One News

Virgin One news covered the Limerick Diocese's move to Pastoral Units on Monday evening 3rd of December.


Watch the news report


Bishop Leahy on Live 95FM

Live 95FM Limerick Today - Joe Nash chats to Bishop Brendan Leahy about the changes coming to Limerick parishes.


Listen to the Interview


Bishop Leahy on Sacred Space 102FM

The Sarcred Space team interview Bishop Leahy and discuss the new pastoral units and changes it will mean in parishes, the issue of vocations and seminarian formation, and lay-led liturgies and explaining why the diocesan policy is not to distribute Holy Communion at them.


Listen to the Interview