Coorparoo, QLD - St James Catholic (50128)

Denomination: Roman Catholic

Saint: James

Address: 165 Old Cleveland Road, Coorparoo, Queensland, 4151

Traditional Owners: Turrbal people

Last Updated: 02/01/2021

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History and Architecture:

A plaque on the church wall reads, On the 25th of January 1925  on the feast of St Paul the Apostle this first stone of the church erected to the glory of God under the title and patronage of St James the Apostle was blessed and placed by the most Reverend J Duhig D.D. Archbishop of Brisbane in thr reign of Pope Pius Eleventh with the Reverend J. O'Leary being the Parish Priest.  

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
1925 - Father J O'Leary 1953
1953 - 1958 Father P E Boland
1953 - 1958 Father T A. Hunt Asst
1959 - 1971 Father T A. Hunt
1959 - 1971 Father Patrick H Hernandez Asst
1972 - 1974 Father J. E Bolton
1972 - 1994 Father P P Kehoe Asst
1975 - 1982 Father D K O'Shea

Organ:

No information currently available. Submissions welcomed.

Contributions:

Photos courtesy of John Huth 2018