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New Appointment

New Appointment at Sacred Hearts

Shane Halpin has been appointed to the role of Vocations and Mission Promoter for the Ireland-England Province of the Congregation of the Sacred Hearts in Dublin. Shane, who is the first lay-person to undertake this role within the Province, is a former public relations consultant and a Masters graduate in pastoral ministry from All Hallows College in Dublin. He brings with him a unique blend of experience which the Congregation hopes will help put them on the map with regard to their activities in Ireland and the UK.

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New Appointment

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New Appointment at Sacred Hearts

Shane Halpin has been appointed to the role of Vocations and Mission Promoter for the Ireland-England Province of the Congregation of the Sacred Hearts in Dublin. Shane, who is the first lay-person to undertake this role within the Province, is a former public relations consultant and a Masters graduate in pastoral ministry from All Hallows College in Dublin. He brings with him a unique blend of experience which the Congregation hopes will help put them on the map with regard to their activities in Ireland and the UK.

 

 

Shane who started his career in London’s PR business spent over 10 years in South Africa working with various projects for the homeless and marginalised.  Since his return to Ireland in 2006, he has been very active in promoting and encouraging lay involvement and ministry within the Church.

 

Commenting on the appointment, the Provincial Fr Michael Ruddy, ss.cc. said, “Never has it been more important to stand up and be counted than it is in our Church today. Our charism is about reaching out in love and compassion to the world. We are very excited about the prospects of trying new ideas and engaging creatively with the wider community.”

 

Shane is based at the Provincial House, 27 Northbrook Road, Ranelagh, Dublin 6 and his direct line is 01 6604899. He welcomes any enquiries formal or informal about the SSCC way of life and opportunities to join the community either in Ireland or in the UK.



Shane Halpin

Promotions Office SSCC
Tel:  01 660 2899
Tel: 086 2437790
www.sacredhearts.ie