The Presbyterian Church in Ireland's chaplains are part of the mission and ministry of the Church and includes full or part-time chaplains: 54 in hospitals, 4 in prisons, 15 in the forces and 10 in universities and colleges – all of whom have opportunities to serve tens of thousands of students, patients, forces’ personnel and prisoners in Jesus’ name.

In this section you will find the names of our chaplains and where they minister.


Hospital Chaplains

Armagh Presbytery  
St Luke’s; Mullinure and Longstone Rev Tony Davidson
Bluestone Psychiatric Unit Rev Ivan Thompson
North Belfast Presbytery  
Mater Hospital, Belfast Rev Ken Doherty
Whiteabbey Hospital Rev Dr Ivan Neish
South Belfast Presbytery  
Royal Group of Hospitals Rev Norman Harrison,
  Mrs Heather McCracken (Deaconess Assistant to the Chaplain)
Belfast City Hospital Rev Brian Hughes
East Belfast Presbytery  
Marie Curie Hospice Vacant
Carrickfergus Presbytery  
Antrim Area Hospital Rev John Gilkinson
  Mrs Joanne Dunlop (Deaconess Assistant to the Chaplain)
Derry and Donegal Presbytery  
Altnagelvin Hospital Rev Lindsay Blair
  Rev Keith Hibbert
  Rev Mark Russell
Letterkenny General Hospital Rev Jim Lamont
Dromore Presbytery  
Lagan Valley Hospital Rev Leslie Patterson
Dublin and Munster Presbytery  
Dublin Hospitals Mrs Susan Dawson (Coordinating Chaplain, Dublin Hospitals)
University Hospital, Galway Rev Helen Freeburn
Tallaght Hospital (Adelaide and Meath) Rev Mark Proctor
University Hospital, Limerick Rev Vicki Lynch (MCI)
Iveagh Presbytery  
Craigavon Area Hospital Rev Jim Hagan
Monaghan Presbytery  
Mayo General Hospital Rev Molly Deatherage
Cavan General Hospital Rev David Hagan
Monaghan General Hospital Rev Stephen McNie
Dundalk District Hospital Rev Stanley Millen
Sligo University Hospital Rev Alan Mitchell
Newry Presbytery  
Daisy Hill Hospital Rev Keith McIntyre
Omagh Presbytery  
South West Acute Hospital, Enniskillen Rev David Cupples
Tyrone County Hospital Rev Jane Nelson
Tyrone Presbytery  
South Tyrone Hospital Rev Alan Thompson
Cork University Hospital – Dublin & Munster Vacant
Dundalk - Monaghan Vacant
Musgrave Park Hospital, Belfast – South Belfast Vacant
Ulster Hospital, Dundonald – East Belfast Vacant

Prison Chaplains

Maghaberry Rev Rodney Cameron (Coordinating Chaplain)
Magilligan Rev Rodney Cameron
Hydebank Wood Rev Graham Stockdale
Woodland’s Juvenile Justice Centre Rev Colin Megaw
Mountjoy, Dublin Rev Alan Boal

University Chaplains

Queen’s University, Belfast Rev David Gray
Ulster University, Jordanstown and Belfast Rev Cheryl Meban
Ulster University, Coleraine Rev John Coulter
Ulster University, Magee Rev Graeme Orr
Letterkenny Institute of Technology Rev Andrew Watson
NUI University College, Galway Rev Helen Freeburn
University College, Limerick Rev Vicki Lynch (MCI)
NUI, Maynooth Rev Dr Keith McCrory
Trinity College, Dublin Vacant
NUI University College, Dublin Vacant
Dublin City University Vacant
NUI University College, Cork Vacant