A new Priest will be ordained today at 3 o’clock in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Belturbet

A new Priest is to be ordained in Belturbet later today.

Belturbet native Reverend Thomas Small is currently a Deacon based in the Diocese.

He was ordained to the diaconate in February.

He will be ordained by the new Bishop of Kilmore Martin Hayes at 3 o’clock this afternoon.

The ceremony will take place in the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Belturbet at 3 o’clock.

Due to Covid-19 regulations the ceremony and the first mass will be restricted to family and friends only.