Ascot Vale, VIC - St Mary's Catholic
Year Built: 1938
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Traditional Owners: Wurundjeri people
Last Updated: 23/01/2023
History and Architecture:
The Foundation stone of a new church was laid by Archbishop Mannix on 1 July 1934. The church was completed, and opened by Archbishop Mannix on 15 May 1938. It was constructed in the neo-Romanesque architectural style, a revival of the Romanesque style common in Europe between the years 900 and 1200.
A full description can be read here.
This list may not contain every serving cleric, past or present, for this church.
Further submissions welcomed.
|1912 - 1919||Father A. May||1942|
|1919 -||Father Bakker||1950|
|1968 -||Father O'Shea|
|1971 -||Father Thomas Asher||Asst|
|1975 - 1982||Father Tom Jones|
|1982 -||Father Sam Dimattina|
|1984 -||Father V. Maglica||Asst|
|1984 -||Father B. Wallis||Asst||1996|
|1985 -||Father L. Harper||Asst|
|2001 -||Father Jim Clarke|
|2010 -||Father Justin Ford|
|2020 -||Father Joseph Deveikis||Asst|
No information currently available. Submissions welcomed.
1. Catholic Advocate Summary and Index.
2. Church website.