Joseph Mullooly, (19 March 1812 – 25 June 1880) was an Irish Dominican Roman Catholic priest and archaeologist from Lehery, Lanesborough, County Longford, Ireland. He is noted for excavating the temple of Mithras beneath the Basilica of San Clemente in Rome.
In 1849 Mullooly became lector in Sacred Theology at the College of Saint Thomas in Rome, the future Pontifical University of Saint Thomas Aquinas, Angelicum.
Mullooly wrote Saint Clement, Pope and Martyr, and His Basilica in Rome about the excavation project at San Clemente.
- Mullooly, Joseph (1873). Saint Clement, Pope and Martyr, and His Basilica in Rome (2 ed.). B. Guerra.
- "Bishop Colm O’Reilly remarks at the Mass of Thanksgiving for the life and work of Father Joseph Mullooly 0P". Irish Catholic Bishops' Conference. 2007-07-10. Retrieved 2009-01-26.
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