Pay cut for priests

All the priests in the Diocese have taken a 12% decrease in their salaries, as a result of a reduction in the amount collected in Priests collections.

All the priests in the Diocese have taken a 12% decrease in their salaries, as a result of a reduction in the amount collected in Priests collections.

Currently Parish Priests receive €1,950 per month and CC’s receive 1,800. Priests salaries come from the collections taken at Easter, Christmas, Lenten Station and October.