Governance

Christ Church Cathedral is a registered charity and our purpose is the advancement of the Christian religion.

We are committed to ensuring that the cathedral and all those working within it are dedicated to the highest governance standards.

If you have any queries about governance at Christ Church Cathedral or any of our policies, please contact our Cathedral Administrator, Susanne Reid at ei.hcruhctsirhc@rotartsinimda

Christ Church Cathedral is committed to ensuring the cathedral is a safe place for all children and vulnerable adults who visit and use our services. All our clergy, staff and volunteers are committed to creating a safe environment and receive regular training in this area. We recognise this is an ongoing process to which we are fully committed.

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THE DEAN AND THE CHAPTER OF THE CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF THE HOLY TRINITY

COMMONLY CALLED CHRIST CHURCH, DUBLIN

Cathedral of the United Dioceses of Dublin and Glendalough and Metropolitan Cathedral of the United Provinces of Dublin and Cashel

Dean: Very Rev. D.P.M. Dunne (2008)
Precentor: Rev. R. H. Byrne (2017)
Chancellor: Rev. D.S.  Mungavin (2015)
Treasurer: Rev. G.L. Hastings (2018)
Archdeacon of Dublin: Ven. D.A. Pierpoint (2004)
Archdeacon of Glendalough: Ven. N O’Raw (2018)

CANONS

Prebendary of St John’s: Rev. J.R. Heaney (2005)
Prebendary of St Michael’s: Rev. M.D. Gardner (2008)
Prebendary of St Michan’s: Rev. A.A. Shine (2010)

DIOCESES OF DUBLIN AND GLENDALOUGH

Rev. W.R.H. Deverell (2013)
Rev. D.I. Gillespie (2014)
Rev. M.J. Elliott (2015)
Rev. A. Galligan (2015)
Rev. K. Brew (2017)
Rev. S. Gyles (2017)
Rev. L. Ruddock (2018)
Rev A. McCroskery (2019)
Rev. O. Donohoe (2020)

ECUMENICAL CANONS

Rev. Lorraine Kennedy Ritchie (2017)
Fr Tom Layden SJ (2020)

LAY CANONS

Dr Mary McAleese (2017)
Prof. James Lucey (2017)

Clerical Members

(Jure Officio)
The Dean
The Precentor
The Chancellor
The Treasurer

(Elected by the Chapter for the period 2020-2023)
The Archdeacon of Dublin
The Archdeacon of Glendalough
Canon A. McCroskery
Canon W. Deverell
Canon D. Gillespie

Lay Members

(Elected by Easter Vestry for the period 2020-2023)
Mr B. Bradshaw
Mr D. Campbell
Mrs C. Casey
Mr M. Denton
Mrs J. Finch
Mr D. Hore
Mr J. Loughran
Dr C. Smith
Ms L. Vize

Christ Church Cathedral is committed to protecting our staff, visitors, clergy and volunteers in terms of health, safety, privacy, security and much more. We are committed to being a safe place to work, visit and worship, where discrimination and bullying is not tolerated and where dignity at work is paramount. You can read a range of our policies below.

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