History

St John’s Started life as a parish in September 1928

1928-2018

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St John’s Former and Present Parish Priests

Priest

From

Until

Fr Robert Fullerton **

1928

1934

Fr Robert Fullerton

1934

1938

Fr Randal McCudden

1938

1939

Fr Patrick MacLaverty

1939

1945

Fr Daniel Rhodes

1945

1955

Fr Laurence Higgins

1955

1965

Fr Patrick McAlea

1965

1971

Canon Padraig Murphy

1971

1988

Fr Eugene McArdle

1988

1995

Fr Anthony McLaverty

1995

2008

Fr Paul Strain

2008

2013

Fr Liam Toland

2013

2014

Fr Tony Fitzsimons

2014

2017

Fr Martin Magill

2017

**Fr Robert Fullerton was priest-in-charge before St John’s became a parish of its own.

 

St John’s Former Parish Curates

Priest

From

Until

Fr George Clenaghan

1928

1934

Fr Laurence Higgins

1934

1943

Fr Daniel Gogarty

1934

1942

Fr James Smyth

1942

1950

Fr John Bradley

1943

1950

Fr Daniel McBride

1950

1960

Fr Patrick Conway

1950

1963

Fr Cahal McQuillan

1951

1969

Fr Patrick Maginn

1960

1969

Fr Vincent Leonard

1963

1966

Fr Gerald McCall

1957

1975

Fr John Barrett

1969

1969

Fr Desmond Wilson

1966

1975

Fr Patrick McVeigh

1971

1972

Fr Kevin Donnelly

1972

1978

Fr George O’Hanlon

1972

1977

Fr Hugh Mullan

1970

1971

Fr Noel Fitzpatrick

1969

1972

Fr Michael Seery

1967

1970

Fr Felix McGuckin

1968

1972

Fr Sean Purdy

1972

1972

Fr Patrick O’Neill

1972

1972

Fr Eamon Foley

1972

1975

Fr John Clarke

1973

1978

Fr Raymond Fulton

1975

1977

Fr Francis Harper

1969

1980

Fr Aidan Denny

1977

1983

Fr John Fitzpatrick

1977

1988

Fr Hubert Rooney

1975

1983

Fr Joseph Kavanagh

1978

1979

Fr Anthony McHugh

1980

1983

Fr Patrick O’Neill

1982

1983

Fr Brendan Beagon

1983

1988

Fr Aidan Kerr

1988

1992

Fr James Crudden

1988

1996

Fr Martin Magill

1988

1988

Fr Seamus Murray

1988

1988

Fr Anthony McLaverty

1994

1995

Fr Gerard Murphy

1996

1999

Fr Francis Mullan

1997

2001

Fr Sean Dillon

2001

2005

Fr Aidan McCaughan

2003

2008

Fr Don O’Rawe

2005

2006

Fr Mariusz Dabrowski

2006

2013

Fr Micheal Rosegrat

2013

2014

Fr Peter Forde PE

2014

2017