Fr John Fitzgerald - Missionaries of the Sacred Heart
Fr John Fitzgerald
Missionaries of the Sacred Heart

Fr John Fitzgerald MSC is the Deputy Provincial of the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart in Ireland. Fr John works alongside the Provincial, Fr Carl Tranter, and the Provincial Leadership Team to ensure the smooth operation of the Irish Province of the MSC.

Fr John, a Kerryman, ordained in 1985, has spent his life with the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart in a variety of different roles. Always working in Ireland, he has spent many years in retreat and parish mission ministry and has served as Parish Priest for many years in Western Road, Cork.

In January 2022, Fr John took up the role of Director of the MSC Missions Office in Cork, where he is responsible for the efficient running of the Missions Office, particularly the fundraising department, and acts as one of the main links between MSC missionaries in the field and the people who support them here at home.