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Prayer for February 20th

THIS GENERATION BLESSES THEIR NAMES, KING OF ALL HEARTS, FOR THEY EVER TRUSTED STEADFASTLY IN YOU AS THEIR LORD.

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 20th of February:
  • 2015
    Rev Brian Doro CSsR  Redemptorists - Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer
  • 2012
    Rev Brian Ryan   Read more
  • 1873
    Rev Michael Joseph Coffey  Goulburn dioc, NSW
  • 1920
    Rev Malathias (Maltenous) Namaar OSBas  Melbourne
  • 1926
    Rev William Ganly  West St Kilda, etc, Vic
  • 1932
    Rev David Tobin  Euroa, etc, Vic
  • 1941
    Rev Thomas V Keating  Goodna, etc, Qld
  • 1943
    Rev Denis Murphy SJ  Sydney, etc
  • 1946
    Rev Henry MacFarlane  Toowoomba dioc, Qld
  • 1971
    Rev KiIlian James Corrigan OFM  Sydney, etc
  • 1988
    Rev Philip Farrelly  Beverley, Shenton Park, East Victoria Park, WA
  • 1992
    Rev Michael Cronin  Toowoomba, Dalby, Roma, Quilpie, St. George, Jandowae, Stanthorpe, Pittsworth, Qld
  • 1996
    Rev Sean O'Dwyer OMI  Geelong, Sorrento, Vic
  • 2000
    Rev Luke Roberts  Adelaide dioc
  • 2002
    Mervyn (Vyn) Francis Bailey MSC  Darwin, Port Keats, Santa Teresa Mission, NT; Henley Beach, SA; Park Orchards, Vic; Narellan, NSW
  • 2004
    Rev Vincent Rowan  Northgate, The Valley, Hamilton, Clayfield, Qld
  • 2008
    Rev John A Carroll  Archdiocese of Melbourne
  • 2008
    Rev John Liszka  Esperance, Geraldton, South Hedland, Three Springs, Katanning, Bunbury, Perth, Carlisle, Ellenbrook, Gosnells, Greenmount, Thornlie, Bullsbrook, WA
Clergy who died in February, exact date of death unknown:
  • 1883Rev Patrick Cavanagh   Sandhurst dioc, Vic
  • 1930Rev Joseph Minetti   Adelaide dioc
  • 1942Rev John Drayne   Geraldton, Cue, Lawlers, WA

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