THOMAS JAMES CONATY: Pastor-Educator-Bishop. Rev. Francis J. Weber.

THOMAS JAMES CONATY: Pastor-Educator-Bishop

Los Angeles: Westernlore Press, 1969. First Edition. Hardcover. Limited to 250 copies. This intimate and realistic glimpse into the life and works of a prelate who had earned a national reputation as president of the Catholic Temperance Union of America prior to his appointment to the hierarchy, is "not only a chronicle of the bishop's life but a very important insight into Irish-American ecclesiastical politics and the condition of the American Catholic Church at the time" (The Journal of American History). 12 illustrations. Octavo. Original red cloth binding, with gilt titles. Some light browning along the extremities of the dust jacket; else near fine. Near fine / Near fine. Item #69947

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