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O'Connor, John Joseph

Born: 1920 AD
Died: 2000 AD, at 80 years of age.

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US Catholic clergyman

 

ordained Catholic priest 1945

 

served in US Navy Chaplain Corps 1952-1979

 

chief of Navy chaplains 1975-1979

 

vicar general of Military Vicariate 1979-1983

 

Catholic bishop of Scranton 1983-1984

 

Catholic archbishop of New York City 1984-2000

 

cardinal 1985

 

leading US proponent of Vatican stance on social and doctrinal issues


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