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Fr John Luff is now the priest at St Agatha's and St Barnabas.

Fr John was born in Guernsey and has lived there most of his life. He was a dairy farmer for 34 years and then worked in horticulture and estate management until ordination. He was assistant to the Dean of Guernsey in the town centre parish of St Peter Port and was also a mental health chaplain and later took his present post of co-ordinating chaplain of Guernsey Prison. In addition to this he has for the last year been assisting at the parish of St Michel du Valle, renowned for its well ordered catholic worship.

Fr John is married to Carole. They have just celebrated their Ruby Wedding anniversary. They have two children, Jonathan, a landscape gardener, and Julia, who works in the finance industry. Both their children are married, and they have three grandchildren.

Fr John was inducted on March 6th this year.