Rev. Edward Grimes, C.S.Sp.
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Posted by: Canon Law Society of America
Reverend Edward Grimes, C.S.Sp., JCL, an active member of the Canon Law Society of America, passed away on Wednesday, April 15, 2020. He was aged 80.
Father Grimes was ordained to the priesthood in 1967 and studied Canon Law at the Catholic University of America from 1991-1994. He became a member of the Canon Law Society of America in 1995 and was an active member for many years. He lectured in Canon Law in the KMI and was also Canonical Advisor to the Province.
A Director of the National Board of Safeguarding in the Catholic Church in Ireland from 2011 until his death, Father Grimes served on the Province's Safeguarding Committee and Advisory Panel. He was always supportive of the Safeguarding Office, and it was said that his knowledge and wisdom were recognized by all.
Please remember Father Grimes in your prayers, as well as his family, loved ones, and Spiritan brothers. May he rest in peace.
Funeral arrangements have not yet been announced.