Word came through this morning of the death on Tuesday 26 June 2012 of Rockhampton priest Father Martin Durham.  Father Durham was 82 years of age, and would have celebrated his 59th Jubilee of Ordination to the Priesthood on Wednesday, 27 June 2012.

Fr Durham’s Requiem Mass will be celebrated at Saint Joseph’s Cathedral, Rockhampton, on Wednesday, 4 July 2012, at 11.00am.

Among Your apostolic priests, O God, You honoured Your servant, Martin, with the priestly dignity.  Grant too, to number him always in their company.  Through Christ our Lord.  Amen.