This year, the church of Saints Peter and Paul, Dunboyne, will celebrate its 60th anniversary. To mark the occasion, Bishop Tom Deenihan of Meath will celebrate Mass in the church on 15 September. The Mass will be followed by refreshments in the Old School, Dunboyne.

Bishop Tom Deenihan was ordained Bishop of Meath on 2 September 2018. Bishop Emeritus Michael Smith was consecrated as Auxiliary Bishop of the Diocese of Meath in 1984, and was appointed Bishop of Meath on 16 May 1990. The Diocese of Meath includes the greater part of counties Meath, Westmeath and Offaly, and a portion of counties Longford, Louth, Dublin and Cavan. There are 69 parishes in the Diocese of Meath and the patron saint is Saint Finian.

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