Earlier this month, Rev. Simon Scott was welcomed as the new Minister-in-Charge of the Longford Group of Parishes (Ballymacormack, Clongish (St Paul, Newtownforbes), Clooncumber (Bornacoola, Co. Leitrim), Killashee (St Paul), Templemichael (St John, Longford).
Speaking on Simon’s appointment, Archdeacon Isaac Hanna said; “I am delighted with this appointment to Longford, Simon brings with him great energy and passion to not only to his new parish but also to the existing ministry team here in Elphin & Ardagh. This new opportunity provides him with the scope to develop and grow the Church there, obviously under the empowering and guidance of the Holy Spirit. From experience, I know also that here are some fantastic people in the congregation, who I have every confidence, will benefit from his leadership. I wish him and Tam and their family every success and happiness in this new ministry.”