Bishop Patrick O’Donoghue RIP

January 24th 2021
We pray for the soul of Bishop Patrick O’Donoghue, Bishop Emeritus of the Lancaster Diocese, who died in Ireland earlier today.

May his soul rest in peace and rise in glory.

Live Stream

Bishop Patrick’s Requiem Mass was lived streamed on Tuesday 26th January at 2pm.

Official Notice

You can read the official notice from the Diocese about the death of Bishop Patrick here.

The life of Bishop Patrick

You can read about Bishop Patrick’s life at the Diocesan website here.

Personal Statement from Bishop Paul

Bishop Paul has written a personal statement on the news of Bishop Patrick’s death which you can read here.

Personal Tribute from Father Billing

You can read a personal tribute to Bishop Patrick from his former secretary, Father Robert Billing, here.