- Priests & Vocations -

There was a 'Mission' at Kilsyth from 1840 -1865 and various priests served Kilsyth from the Catholic Church at Lennoxtown.

St Patrick's Kilsyth was established as a Parish of the Archdiocese of St Andrews and Edinburgh on the 5th January 1865.

 - Assistant Priests - 
 

Rev. John M. Murphy (First Assistant Priest) - (1881-1885)

Rev. J. Andrew MacIntyre - (1899-1900)

Rev. Edward Blake - (1903-1915)

Rev. Daniel Murphy - (1915-1923)

Rev. James Harold - (1923-1928)

Rev. James F. Maxwell - (1928-1930)

Rev. John McGettigan - (1930-1938)

Rev. Patrick C. Lynch - (1931-1932)

Rev. Francis Kerr - (1938-1940)

Rev. Edward Gilchrist - (1939-1940)

Rev. Thomas A. Watt - (1940-1942)

Rev. Thomas McCarville - (1942-1947)

Rev. Edward McKay - (1942-1944)

Rev. John C. Barry - (1945-1946)

Rev. Francis Thomson - (1946-1948)

Rev. James Brennan (Ord. 1945) - (1947-1961)

Rev. William Anthony - (1948-1956)

Rev. Matthew Donaghue - (1956-1958)

Rev. Patrick McNulty - (1958-1961)

Rev. Gerald McCabe - (1961-1968)

Rev. Michael Bell - (1961-1972)

Rev. Andrew Shiels - (1968-1971)

Rev. Keith O'Brien - (1972-1974)

Rev. Desmond McKeever - (1973-1974)

Rev. Brian Byrne - (1974-1976)

Rev. Robert McGarrigle - (1974-1981)

Rev. Joseph Portelli - (1981-1983)

Rev. Joseph McIntyre - (1983-1985)

Rev. Thomas Mullen - (1985-1987)

Rev. George Paul - (1987-1989)

Rev. William Brennan - (1989-1990)

Rev. Steve Gilhooley - (1990-1993)

Rev. Jeremy Bath - (1993-1996)

Rev. Chris Heenan - (1996-1998)

Rev. Scott Deeley - (2004-2008)

Rev. Andrew Garden - (2013-2014)

Rev. Peter Amoah - (2018 - 2019)

Rev Sean Bradley - (2019 - present)

 - Deacons & Visiting Priests - 
 

Rev Fr Robert Doherty - (variously 1930's - 1970's)

Rev Andrew Garden - (2010)

Rev John Deighan - (2011)

Rev Fr John Millar - (2012)

Rev Fr Anthony Maroj Parbu Mariadhassan - (2013)

Rev Bernard McNulty - (2014)

Rev Anthony Lappin - (2015)

Student Martin Eckash - (2017)

Rev. Patrick Harrigan - (2018)

Rev Fr Wojtak - (2019)

 - Our Episcopal Heirarchy

(since the founding of St. Paul's Mission in Lennoxtown) - 

Vicar Apostolic - Bishop Alexander Paterson (Lowland District) - (1827-1831)

Vicar Apostolic - Bishop Andrew Carruthers (Co-adjutor - Eastern District) - (1832-1852)

Vicar Apostolic - Bishop James Gillis (Co-adjutor - Eastern District) - (1852-1864)

Vicar Apostolic - Bishop John Strain (Eastern District) - (1864-1878)

Archbishop John Strain - (1878-1883)

Archbishop William Smith - (1885-1892)

Archbishop Angus MacDonald - (1892-1900)

Archbishop James Smith - (1900-1928)

Archbishop Andrew McDonald - (1929-1950)

Gordon Joseph Cardinal Gray - (1951-1985)

Keith Patrick Cardinal O'Brien - (1985-2013)

Archbishop Leo Cushley - (2013-Present)

 

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