Father John O’Brien SCA R.I.P.

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The late Father John O’Brien
Requiem Mass in Barking March 4, 2021

February 18, 2021

Good day, I write to inform you that our colleague Fr John O’Brien Parish Priest of Barking, London, has died peacefully at 5 this morning in hospital in London after a brief illness. John was born on 20th September 1955, made his First Consecration on September 12th 1975 and was ordained on June 9th 1979.I will  confirm the funeral arrangements when they are established. Please remember John in your prayer and Masses in these days. We also remember  John’s family, close friends and parishioners at this time. May he rest in peace and be rewarded for his many acts of kindness and goodness, seen and unseen, throughout his life.                                       

God Bless, Liam

(Father Liam McClarey SCA, Provincial)

Brandon Creek
Taken by Eamonn Monson on one of many trips to Dingle with John O’Brien and the quote was one of John’s favourites
from the Diocese of Brentwood website
Meditation in the Desert. John on retreat in the Moroccan Sahara February 2020