Timeline of Rectors

Daily Reading

Fourth Sunday of Easter

Jesus said: "I am the good shepherd. A good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep. A hired man, who is not a shepherd and whose sheep are not his own, sees a wolf coming and leaves the sheep and runs away, and the wolf catches and scatters them. This is because he works for pay and has noRead More

1850-1870 – Rev. Jeramiah F. O’Neill, Sr.
Died July 12, 1870

1870-1872 – Rev. John F. Kirby
Died April 4, 1872

1872-1877 – Rev. Michael Cullinan
Died February 23, 1877

1877-1896 – Msgr. Edward Cafferty
Died May 16, 1922

1896-1900 – Rev. Benjamin J. Kiely
7th Bishop of Savannah, June 3, 1900
Resigned February 13, 1922
Died June 17, 1925

1900-1907 – Rev. Robert F. Kennedy
Died March 12, 1930

1907-1918 – Rev. Godfrey F. X. Schadewell
Died July 16, 1922

1918-1919 – Rev. James A. Kane
Later a Msgr. Died January 29, 1939

1919-1922 – Rev. Joseph D. Mitchell
Later a Msgr. Died January 2, 1965

1922-1928 – Rev. Timothy A. Foley
Pastor – B.S.C. Savannah, July 12, 1928
Joined Order of Friars Minor 1932
Died 1944

1928-1938 – Msgr. Joseph F. Croke
Died October 19, 1951

1938-1967 – Msgr. T. James McNamara
Died October 28, 1970

1967-1970 – Rev. Lawrence A. Lucree

1970-1972 – Rev. J. Kevin Boland
13th Bishop of Savannah
April 18, 1995

1972-1974 – Msgr. Daniel J. Bourke
Died September 17, 1998

1974-1976 – Rev. Lawrence A. Lucree

1976-1981 – Msgr. Felix G. Donnelly
Died January 12, 2002

1981-1988 – Rev. Herbert J. Wellmeier
Died October 18, 2005

1988-1996 – Rev. William. F. Simmons

1996-2013 – Msgr. William O. O’Neill

2013 – Present –┬áRev. J. Gerard Schreck, JCD