It is with great sadness that the Diocese of Motherwell announces the death of Bishop Joseph Devine today in Wishaw General Hospital.
Bishop Devine served as Bishop of Motherwell from 1981 until his retirement in 2013.
Please pray for the repose of his soul and for his family, friends and the clergy of the Diocese at this time.
May the Lord take the soul of his worthy servant to Himself. Requiescat in pace. Ends.
Please feel free to offer your condolences and promise of prayers for the soul of Bishop Joseph Devine, RIP.
Indeed, we urge all our readers and bloggers to pray earnestly for the spiritual safety of Bishop Devine.
Eternal Rest grant unto him, O Lord, and let perpetual light shine upon him. May he rest in peace. Amen.