John Buckley (bishop)
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|Bishop of Cork and Ross|
|See||Cork and Ross|
|In office||8 February 1998 — present|
|Ordination||20 June 1965|
|Born||2 November 1939 (age 78)|
Inchigeela, County Cork
Auxiliary Bishop of Cork and Ross
John Buckley (born 2 November 1939) is an Irish Roman Catholic bishop. He was born in Inchigeela (Uibh Laoire parish) in west County Cork. He studied for the priesthood at St Patrick's College, Maynooth, and was ordained in 1965.
On 16 March 1984 it was announced that Buckley would was to be an auxiliary bishop for Cork and Ross. He was ordained to the episcopate on 29 April 1984.
On 19 December 1997, the Holy See announced Buckley's appointment as Bishop of Cork and Ross. He had been the diocesan administrator since the death of Bishop Michael Murphy in October 1996.
Buckley was installed as Bishop of Cork and Ross at the Cathedral of St. Mary and St. Anne, Cork, on 8 February 1998.
|Reference style||The Most Reverend|
|Spoken style||Your Lordship|