Fr. Paul Surlis R.I.P.
The death has occured, on Thursday 29 May, at Crofton, Maryland, to where he had retired, of
Fr. Paul Surlis, who taught theology at St. Patrick’s College Maynooth from 1967-1972 and was a professor of Catholic Social Teaching and Theologies of Liberation from 1975 to 2000 at St. John’s University, New York.
Native of Monasteraden, Ballaghaderren, (Co. Sligo), ordained priest for Achonry Diocese in 1961,
his funeral Mass and burial will take place at St. Aidan’s Church, Monasteraden, at 4pm, on Sat. 14 June. RIP.
There is much of interest on Paul Surlis’s Blog – paulsurlis.com
There will be a Memorial Mass for Fr Paul in Crofton, Maryland on this Saturday, June 7th and, following cremation, his ahes will be taken to Ireland for burial. The Funeral Mass will be in St Aidan’s, Monasteraden at 4pm on Saturday June 14th, followed by burial in church grounds.