Irish Bishops appoint curate to edit magazine
The Irish Bishops have appointed Father Chris Hayden CC, Parish of Coolfancy in the Diocese of Ferns, as the new editor of Intercom, the pastoral and liturgical resource magazine of the Bishops' Conference. Father Hayden succeeds Father Paul Clayton-Lea of the Archdiocese of Armagh.
The Bishops wished Father Hayden well in his role at their summer meeting which has just concluded and they thanked Father Clayton-Lea for the vision and quality of content that he provided for Intercom during his tenure as editor.
Commenting on the appointment, the Bishop of Ferns Dr Denis Brennan who nominated Fr Chris for the post, said that Fr Chris has a theological expertise and a writing skill that makes him eminently suitable for the role and extends every good wish to him in this appointment.