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Prayer for March 25th

WE DO NOT GRIEVE LORD FOR THESE PRIESTS WHO SLEEP IN CHRIST. ONLY THOSE WITHOUT HOPE LAMENT FOR THE DEAD.

List of Deceased Clergy, only year of death known
List of Deceased Clergy, date of death unknown

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This is an historical record of the death of clergy in Australia for the 25th of March:
  • 1860
    Rev John Fallon  Kapunda, etc, SA
  • 1885
    Rev Michael Hennessy  Adelaide, Salisbury, Mt. Gambier, SA; Narrabri, Grafton, NSW
  • 1911
    Rev Bernard Martinez OSB  New Norcia, WA
  • 1935
    Rev Patrick John McGrath  Armidale dioc, NSW
  • 1936
    Rev James Bray  Diocese of Townsville, Queensland
  • 1954
    Rev Patrick V Brady  Gayndah, Marlborough, Banyo, Qld
  • 1959
    Rev Guy Gavan Duffy  Bacchus Marsh, etc, Vic
  • 1969
    Rev Mgr Cyril B Callaghan  Wollongong, etc, NSW
  • 1970
    Rev Luke Mullany SSC  Melbourne
  • 1973
    Rev Harry Frederick Davis SM  Sydney; Burnie, Tas
  • 1974
    Rev Francis Kissane  Ascot Vale, etc, Vic
  • 1975
    Rev John McAreavey SJ  Adelaide, etc
  • 1980
    Rev John Forster  Nagambie, Wangaratta, Rutherglen, Pyramid Hill, Bendigo, etc, Vic
  • 1983
    Rev John Duggan  Melbourne dioc
  • 1983
    Rev Patrick Gleeson  Melbourne dioc
  • 1984
    Rev John Verrijt CM  Malvern, Vic; Modbury, SA
  • 1987
    Rev Ivan Mihalic  Adelaide dioc
  • 1990
    Rev Bernard Baldwin MSC  Camp Hill, Qld; Narrogin, WA; Moonah, Tas; Canberra, ACTas; Kensington, Douglas Park, NSW; Thursday Island, NT
  • 1996
    Rev Thomas Hunt OSA  North Queensland, Coorparoo, Qld
  • 1999
    Rev John Heffey  Mansfield, Castlemaine, South Werribee, Gladysdale, etc, Vic; Cygnet, Franklin, Tas
  • 2005
    Rev Philip Joseph Crosbie SSC  Essendon, Strathmore, Vic, etc
Clergy who died in March, exact date of death unknown:
  • Rev John Carter   Sandhurst dioc, Vic
  • 1872Rev Peter Bruno Powell   St. Leonards, Penrith, etc, NSW; Penola, Mt. Gambier, Adelaide dioc, SA; Perth, Albany, WA; Melbourne, Vic
  • 1886Rev Martin Meagher   Crookwell, etc, NSW; Hobart dioc
  • 1889Rev Francis? Costello   Sydney
  • 1906Rev Michael Farrelly   Sandhurst dioc, Vic

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