Let's Have an Early Decision on Allegation

Sligo Weekender [Ireland]
February 14, 2006

A Strandhill congregation sat stunned on Sunday week last when Bishop Christy Jones told them that their priest, Canon Niall Ahern, had stood aside pending the outcome of investigations into an allegation made against him.

On a wider scale, the people of Sligo town and county, and a large part of the Diocese of Elphin were shocked when they heard it on national and local news bulletins. Canon Ahern is widely known as before his move to Strandhill last September, he served as the ...


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