Faith Development

Emma Sisk is a native of Ballyporeen parish. She holds a BA in Theology and Religious Studies and Media and Communications Studies from Mary Immaculate College, Limerick and a Certificate in Studies of the Catechism of the Catholic Church from Maryvale Institute. After graduation, Emma trained as a multimedia journalist with the Press Association UK. After two years working as a journalist for Media Wales in Cardiff, Emma left a career in journalism to work for LifeWorks Education, an Irish pro-life organisation with a focus on secondary school students. She spent the majority of her time speaking to young people across Ireland about the right to life of the unborn and the dignity and value of every human life. Following that, Emma worked as a Communications Officer for the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference during the World Meeting of Families 2018. In January 2019, Emma moved to the US to earn her MA in Theology and Christian Ministry with a specialisation in catechetics from Franciscan University of Steubenville before assuming her current role as Faith Development Officer in the Diocese of Waterford & Lismore.

The Faith Development Office is located in St John’s Pastoral Centre, John’s Hill, Waterford City

Tel: 085 8623705

“Rooted” Lectio Divina Series

  • Do you want to start reading the Bible, but are unsure how to begin?
  • Would you like to learn to pray with Scripture?
  • Would you like to connect with others while you learn?

“Rooted” is a Catholic Lectio Divina Zoom Series for Adults, Wednesdays 8pm – 9.15pm, May 5th – June 16th.

Register by emailing or contacting 085 8623705