Bishop of Argyll and the Isles

Rt. Rev. Brian McGee, 11th Bishop of Argyll & the Isles

Bishop’s House
Esplanade
Oban
PA34 5AB

tel: 01631 567436 (office hours)

01631  562692 (evenings)

bishopbrian@rcdai.org.uk

Diocesan Office

Bishop’s House
Esplanade
OBAN
PA34 5AB

Tel: 01631 567436

rcd.argyll@btconnect.com

“The diocesan curia consists of those institutions and persons which furnish assistance to the bishop in the governance of the entire diocese, especially in directing pastoral activity, in providing for the administration of the diocese and in exercising judicial power.”

(The Code of Canon Law, canon 469)
Vicar-General

Rev. Roddy Johnston
Our Holy Redeemer’s
71 Kenneth Street
Stornoway
HS1 2DS
Phone:01851702070

FrRoddyJohnston@aol.com

Chancellor

Rev. Michael Hutson
St. Andrew’s
Columshill Street
Rothesay
PA20 0HX

tel: 01700 502047

chancellor@rcdai.org.uk

Acting Treasurer

Rev. RH Johnston
Our Holy Redeemer’s,
71 Kenneth Street,
Stornoway
HS1 2DS

01851 702070

FrRoddyJohnston@aol.com

Assistant to the Treasurer

Mrs Janie Milne
Diocesan Office
Bishop’s House
Esplanade
Oban
PA34 5AB

tel: 01631 567436
fax: 01631 564986
mailto:rcd.argyll@btconnect.com

Diocesan Finance Officer

Mr David MacEachen
Diocesan Office
Bishop’s House
Esplanade
OBAN
PA34 5AB

Tel: 01631 567436
Fax: 01631564986

rcd.argyll@btconnect.com

Notary

Rev. Andrew Barratt
St Mun’s
Brecklet
Ballachulish

PH49 4JG
01855 811203

Data Protection Officer

Rev. Michael Hutson (Chancellor)
St. Andrew’s
Columshill Street
Rothesay
PA20 0HX

tel: 01700 502047

chancellor@rcdai.org.uk

College of Consultors

Rev. Roddy Johnston, Vicar-General
Rev. Michael Hutson, Chancellor
Rt. Rev. Mgr. James L. MacNeil
Rev. Roddy McAuley
Rev. Anthony Wood
Rev. Ross Crichton

Council of Priests

Rev. Roddy Johnston
Rev. Michael Hutson
Mgr. James MacNeil
Rev. David Connor
Rev. Anthony Wood
Rev. Ross Crichton
Rev. Andrew Barratt
Rev. Joseph Calleja
Rev. Michael MacDonald
Rev. John Paul MacKinnon

Finance Board

Rt. Rev.Brian McGee, Bishop of Argyll and the Isles  Chairman
Rev. Roddy Johnston  Acting Treasurer
Rev. Michael Hutson  Chancellor
Mr Angus MacIntyre
Mrs Margaret Clark

Fabric and Planning Committee

Rev. David Connor Secretary
Rev. Martin Matheson
Mr Hamish Hoey

Representative on Catholic Education Commission

Miss Violet Smith

Diocesan Office
Bishop’s House
Esplanade
Oban
PA34 5AB

tel: 01631 567436
fax: 01631 564986

mailto:rcd.argyll@btconnect.com

Representative on Highland Education Committee

Miss Marvia McCulloch
92 Cradleshall Park
Inverness
IV2 5DB

rcd.argyll@btconnect.com

Representative on Argyll and Bute Education Committee

Mrs. Margaret Anderson

Diocesan Office
Bishop’s House
Esplanade
Oban
PA34 5AB

tel: 01631 567436
fax: 01631 564986

mailto:rcd.argyll@btconnect.com

Representative on Western Isles Education Committee

Rev Michael J. MacDonald

Diocesan Office
Bishop’s House
Esplanade
Oban
PA34 5AB

tel: 01631 567436
fax: 01631 564986

mailto:rcd.argyll@btconnect.com

Religious Education Adviser and Director of Religious Education

Rev. William Maclean
St Mary’s,
Viewfield Square,
Portree,
Isle of Skye.
IV51 9HB.

tel: 01478 611227

Directors of Vocations

Rev. Michael Hutson, Chancellor
St. Andrew’s
Columshill Street
Rothesay
PA200HX

tel: 01700 502047

chancellor@rcdai.org.uk

Vicar-Episcopal for Christian Formation

Rt. Rev. Mgr. James L. MacNeil
St. Columba’s Cathedral
Oban
PA34 5AB

tel: 01631 562123

Vicar-Episcopal for Liturgy

Rev. Michael Hutson
St. Andrew’s
Columshill Street
Rothesay
PA200HX

tel: 01700 502047

Vicar-Episcopal for Youth

Rev. John P. Mackinnon
Star of the Sea
Castlebay
Barra
HS9 5XD

tel: 01871 810267

 

 

Diocesan Youth Officer

Mrs Denise Roberts

Diocesan Youth Office
Craig Lodge
Dalmally
Argyll
PA33 1AR

tel:01631 574072

argyllyouth@craiglodge.org

Justice and Peace Co-ordinator

Marian Pallister

tel: 01546 603626

mob:07768 731145

marian.pallister@zen.co.uk

Website and Social Media Editor

 

 

Mr. Philip Bua
St. Peter’s,
Daliburgh

editor@rcdai.org.uk

Diocesan Safeguarding Co-ordinator

Ms. Kathleen McMahon
c/o Diocesan Office
Bishop’s House
Esplanade
Oban
PA34 5AB

tel: 01631 567436

Diocesan Safeguarding Advisory Group

Rev. Roddy Johnston
Rev. Andrew Barratt
Rev. David Connor
Ms. Kathleen McMahon
Mrs. Anne Marie Campbell
Mrs. Elizabeth Treasurer
Mrs. Catriona Kearney
Mrs. Janie Milne

National Safeguarding Co-ordinator

Mrs. Tina Campbell

Scottish Catholic Safeguarding Service
274 Bath Street
Glasgow
G2 4JR

Tel: 0141 332 7177

Information Line Tel/Fax: 0141 353 1177 / 0141 572 0253

Bishop’s Representative, Diocesan Risk Assessment for Protection of Children and Vulnerable Adults

Rev. Andrew Barratt
St. Mary’s,
Arisaig
PH39 4NH

tel: 01687 450223

Diocesan Director for Pontifical Mission Aid Societies

Rev. David Connor
St. Margaret’s
Argyll Street
Lochgilphead
PA31 8NE

tel: 01546 602380

Diocesan Adviser on Canonical Matters

Rev. Ross Crichton
St. Michael’s
Eriskay
HS8 5JJ

Tel: 01878 720201

 

Diocesan Co-ordinator for Scottish Tribunal

Rev. Andrew Barratt
St. Mary’s
Arisaig
PH39 4NH

tel/fax: 01687 450223

Cathedral Chapter

restored 20th August 1907

Provost:  Very Rev. William Fraser

Canons:

Very Rev. Angus John MacQueen
Very Rev. Donald J. MacKay
Rt. Rev. Mgr. Thomas Canon Wynne
Rt. Rev. Mgr. James L. Canon MacNeil
Rt. Rev. Mgr.Donald W. MacKinnon

Honorary Canons:

Canon John Angus MacDonald
Canon Iain MacMaster