John Ardis

Current position and responsibilities:

Incumbent of Abbeystrewry Union since 2013
He is also:

  • Diocesan Liturgical Adviser since 2009
  • Minor Canon of St Fin Barre’s Cathedral since 2011

Wider Church:

Member of the General Synod
Member  of the Diocesan Council
Member of the Diocesan Council for Mission
Diocesan Representative to the SPCK

Contact details:

Telephone: (021) 490 2444
Email: click here


Ordained Deacon in  Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin in 2006
Ordained Priest in Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin in 2007


University of Wales, Lampeter BA Archaeology and Medieval Studies, 2000
Trinity College, Dublin. B Th, 2006
CPE (1 unit), 2010

Previous ministry:

Christ Church Cathedral Group of Parishes, (Curate Assistant), Dublin, 2006-2008
Assistant Chaplain of St. James’ University Hospital, Dublin, 2006-2008
Chaplain to the Archbishop of Dublin, 2006-2008
Clerical Vicar of Christ Church Cathedral, Dublin, 2006-2008
Dean’s Vicar, St. Fin Barre’s Cathedral, 2008-2011
Assistant Chaplain of South Infirmary/Victoria Hospital,  2008-2011
Chaplain at University College, Cork, 2011-2013