Lismullin Priests' Seminar 2016



11.00am   Registration
11.30am     Fr Timothy Bartlett: The World Meeting of Families, Ireland 2018 – a  pastoral opportunity
1.15pm     Lunch
3.00pm     Eilís Mulroy: Being pro­Life in Ireland today–how priests can help 
5.00pm     Archbishop Charles Brown: Holy hour of eucharistic exposition including evening prayer
                  of the Church and homily
6.15pm     Dinner
8.00pm     Feature film

Option of staying overnight on Thursday

Contribution: day only €60, overnight €85


Father Timothy Bartlett, a priest of Down and Connor Diocese has been appointed to the role of Secretary General for the 9th World Meeting of Families, which will take place in Ireland from 22 to 26 August 2018 on the theme The Gospel of the Family: Joy for the World.




 Eilís Mulroy is from Galway and is married with five children. A solicitor by profession, she has worked with the Pro Life Campaign for several years. As part of her current role, she works with Church leaders to find effective ways to communicate the pro­life message in challenging times.






Archbishop Charles Brown was ordained priest for the Archdiocese of New York in 1989. After working for several years in the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, he was appointed Apostolic Nuncio to Ireland in November 2011 by Pope Benedict XVI who ordained him bishop in St Peter’s Basilica on 6 January 2012.