Rev. John Bernard CC


Parish Of Birth

Colleges Attended
St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth Co Kildare, Ireland

Details Of Ordination
St. Patrick’s College Chapel, Maynooth, Co. Kildare

Goleen CC : 14/1/1917 – 10/2/1917

Glenville CC : 6/12/1914 – 14/1/1917

Ministry Abroad/Manchester, England : 1913 – 1914

Ministry Abroad/Salford, England : 1912 – 1913

He was a nephew of Fr. Denis Bernard, P.P., Murragh & Templemartin (1905-1935), a cousin of Very Rev. Canon John(Jack) Bernard, P.P., Ballphehane (1969-1979) and Very Rev. Bernard Cotter, PP – who currently serves in the Diocese.

Date Of Death

Place Of Death
Mercy Hospital, Cork

Place Of Burial
St. Patrick’s Church Grounds, Dunmanway, Co. Cork

His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. Cohalan, Bishop of Cork, presided at the Solemn Requiem Mass at Ss. Peter & Paul’s Church, Cork. The celebrant of the Mass was, Fr. James Richardson, C.C., Ss. Peter & Paul’s; deacon was Fr. Thomas O’Keeffe, Chaplain, St. Marie’s of the Isle; sub-deacon was, Fr. Patrick Cahalane, Chaplain, Greenmount Industrial School, and the master of ceremonies was, Fr. Bryan McSwiney, C.C., Ss. Peter & Paul’s.