3pm & 8pm Most Rev Francis Duffy, Archbishop of Tuam
The Call of the Lord
Archbishop Francis studied for the priesthood at Saint Patrick’s College, Maynooth and was ordained a priest for the diocese of Kilmore on 20 June 1982. On 17 July 2013 he was appointed by Pope Francis as Bishop of Ardagh and Clonmacnois. He served as Bishop of Ardagh and Clonmacnois for eight years until his appointment as Archbishop of Tuam on 10 November 2021. Archbishop Francis was installed as Archbishop of Tuam in the Cathedral of the Assumption on Sunday, 9 January 2022.