Berwick, VIC - St Michael's Catholic (20263)

Year Built: 1956

Denomination: Roman Catholic

Saint: Michael

Address: 125 High Street, Berwick, Victoria, 3806

Last Updated: 17/09/2021

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History and Architecture:

The first church, built of weatherboard, was erected in 1870. It was originally part of the Brighton Parish. St. Michael's Parish was established in 1956, having previously been part of the parish of Dandenong. In 1956 it became part of the Diocese of Sale.

The current Church was opened on 29 April 1984 and was blessed by the Bishop of Sale Eric D'Arcy.

Clergy:

This list may not contain every serving cleric, past or present, for this church.
Further submissions welcomed.

Years Name Annotation D.o.B D.o.D
- Father Quilter 1926
- Father James O'Brian
- Father Gleeson
- Father Merner 1926
- Father T Little
- Father M O'Sullivan
1984 - Father John Gallagher
2000 - Father Peter Slater

Organ:

No information currently available. Submissions welcomed.

Extracts:

1. Early Days of Berwick