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St. Columba’s Priests

Parish Priests
Rev Raphael L. Pace (1918-1925)    + 4 Aug. 1953.
Rev Denis A. Brennan (1925-1932) + 3 Sept. 1940.
Rev Msgr John T. McMahon (1932-1979) + 19 Jan. 1989.
Rev Michael Casey (1979-2011)
Rev Msgr Brian G. O’Loughlin (2011-present)

Locum Tenens
Rev Charles Cunningham (1935-1936) + 10 Oct. 1982.
Rev Alan E N Johnston (1949-1950) + 13 Dec. 1957.

Administrator
Rev Mirco (Michael) Maslovar (31 March 1974-March 1976) + 9 Sept. 1981.

Assistant Priests
Rev Brendan Harrington (1938) + 18 March 1961.
Rev Patrick J Carmody (1938-1941) + 8 Nov. 1981.
Rev (Msgr) John Murphy (1941-1943) + 22 Dec. 1973.
Rev George J O’Leary (1943-1946) + 13 Feb. 1998.
Rev Denis J Lenihan (1946-1950) + 2 July 1993.
Rev Hubert J Kelly (1949-1951) + 25 December 2011
Rev William Buckley (1951-1954) + 3 June 1994.
Rev Michael F Byrne (1954-1956) + 5 March 1993.
Rev John Challis (1956-1958)
Rev John Chauncey (1958-1959) + 8 Aug. 2006.
Rev James Dowling (1959-1960) + 5 Jan. 2005.
Rev William Buckley (1960-1963) + 3 June 1994.
Rev Henry Byrne (1963-18 November 1964)
Rev Brian Harris (18 November 1964- 5 March 1967) + 2 May 2012
Rev Ken Keating (5 March 1967-1969)
Rev Patrick C Turner (1970-1974) +   March 2011.
Rev James Flannan Foley (13 May 1976-1979) + 13 July 2004.