Fr Paul is Dempsey is our new parish priest. He is originally from Carlow but his family moved to Athy.
Ordained in 1997 Fr Paul has served in Clane and Kildare for the past five years. He has server as Diocesan Youth Director and Vocations Director for four years.
He had a weekly column in the Leinster Leader and also hosted the weekly religious affairs programme on KFM Radio for a number of years. He enjoys sport and plays golf.