Very Rev. Canon Daniel Luke Connolly PP


Parish Of Birth

Colleges Attended
Gregorian University Rome, Italy

Details Of Ordination
Chapel of Roman Seminary, Rome

Turner’s Cross PP : 1/3/1973 – 17/5/1974

Bantry PP : 24/1/1970 – 1/3/1973

Ss. Peter & Paul’s PP : 21/6/1962 – 24/1/1970

St. Finbarr’s Seminary, Farranferris/President : 21/6/1954 – 21/6/1962

St. Finbarr’s Seminary, Farranferris : 1/9/1938 – 21/6/1954

Chaplain, St Angela’s Convent : 1/10/1937 – 1/9/1938

Post-Graduate Studies/Rome : 1935 – 1937

Appointed Canon of the Cathedral Chapter in 1957.
Appointed Vicar Forane (VF) of the Bantry Deanery on the 24/1/1970.
He was a nephew of Fr Seamus(James) O Ceallachain CC, Cathedral/Clogheen (1920/1921) and a cousin of Fr. James Hurley, Diocesan Secretary (1931-1949).

Date Of Death

Place Of Death
Parochial House, Turners Cross, Cork

Place Of Burial
Christ the King Church Grounds, Turner’s Cross, Cork

His Lordship Most Rev. Dr. J. Ahern, Bishop of Cloyne (deputising for His Lordship, Most Rev. Dr. C. Lucey), presided at the Concelebrated Requiem Mass at Christ the King Church, Turners Cross. The chief celebrant was, Fr. Donal O’Ceallachain, Diocesan Secretary, the other co-concelebrants were, Rt. Rev. Mgr. James Bastible, P.P., V.G., St. Patrick’s; Very Rev. Patrick Canon Fullam, P.P., The Lough; Very Rev. William Canon Murphy, P.P., Enniskeane; Very Rev. Jeremiah Canon O’Mahony, P.P., Douglas; Very Rev. J. Canon Ahern, P.P., Donoughmore; Very Rev.Daniel J. McCarthy, P.P., Dunmanway; Very Rev. Timothy Canon McSweeney, P.P, Baile an Easpaig; Very Rev. Stephen Canon Harte, Adm. Cathedral; Very Rev. James Canon Horgan, P.P., Ballinlough; Very Rev. Jeremiah Canon O’Sullivan, P.P., V.G., Bandon; Very Rev. Robert Canon Powell, P.P., V.G., Bantry; Very Rev. Thomas Canon Daly, P.E.