Father Paul Farren

Fr Paul Farren, a native of Clonmany in Co. Donegal, was ordained in 1997. He studied in St Patrick’s College, Maynooth and in the Catholic University of America, Washington DC.  

He served as a curate in Derry City from 1997 – 2004.  In 2004 he was appointed Director of Religious Education in the Derry Diocese and the Director of the Catechetical Centre.  

In 2011 he was appointed Administrator of St. Eugene’s Cathedral and Long Tower Church, Templemore Parish in Derry City alongside his role as Diocesan Advisor in Post Primary Education and Director of the Catechetical Centre.

He has been a vocations director in the Diocese of Derry for the last 14 years.  In 2006 he founded The Pope John Paul II Award to help young people become more involved in their parish community.


Title of event Concurrent Workshop: Vocation and the Holy Spirit
Date of event

12.00-13.00 Tuesday 12th June

Youth Space

Language English

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