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Brady, Sean B.

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Born: 1939 AD
Currently alive, at 74 years of age.

Nationality: Irish
Categories: Clergymen

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1939 - Born on August 16th in Drumcalpin, Laragh, County Cavan. Irish Catholic clergyman.

         - He was educated at Caulfield National School, Laragh, St Patrick's College, Cavan, St Patrick's College, Maynooth, and the Irish College, Rome, where he was ordained in February.

1964 - He was ordained as a priest on February 22nd.

1967 - He received a Doctorate in Canon Law at the Lateran University.

         - His first appointment was as professor in St Patrick's College, Cavan.

1980 - He was appointed Vice-Rector of the Irish College, Rome.

1987-1993 - Became Rector of the College, a post he held until he returned to Ireland to become Parish Priest of Castletara, Co. Cavan (Ballyhaise).

1995-1996 - He was ordained Coadjutor Archbishop of Armagh, and on the retirement of Cardinal Cahal B. Daly, succeeded as Archbishop of Armagh and Primate of All Ireland on the 1st of October

         - He became the Archbishop of Armagh on November 23rd.

         - Archbishop Brady is currently Chairman of the Irish Episcopal Conference.


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