The beautiful Calvary Scene at the front of our Church was dedicated
to the memory of Fr. Jim O’Sullivan, from whose bequest it was financed.
The Calvary Scene was blessed and dedicated to Fr O'Sullivan after 10 a.m. Mass on Tuesday 19th April
2011 by Canon Battelle.
Fr Richard Behan also spoke warmly about Fr Jim's life. Members of Fr. O’Sullivan’s family and friends attended the ceremony.
Thanks to Bernard Mulligan, a local stonemason whose skill and craftsmanship has yet again
provided us with very beautiful granite setting for our new Calvary Scene.
Fr Jim O'Sullivan died peacefully at 11pm on Friday 17th April 2009 at Our Lady's Hospice, Blackrock.
His remains arrived in the church at 5pm on Saturday 18th April 2009.
Archbishop Martin attended the special evening prayers for Fr Jim in the church at 7pm on Sunday 19th April 2009 and spoke on Fr Jim's 54 years of Ministry.
Fr Jim's funeral mass took place at 12 noon on Monday 20th April 2009 and burial followed to Dean's Grange Cemetery.
Fr Jim's Month Mind Mass was celebrated on 19th May 2009.
Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam.