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John Joseph Cardinal O'Connor
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Cardinal John Joseph O'Connor ~ Rear Admiral, veteran of the Korean War and US Navy Chief of Chaplains ~ Roman Catholic Archbishop of the Diocese of New . Elevated to Cardinal-Priest by Pope John Paul II on 25 May 1985.

Cardinal John Joseph O'Connor ~ Rear Admiral, veteran of the Korean War and US Navy Chief of Chaplains ~ Roman Catholic Archbishop of the Diocese of New York. Graduate of Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary and ordained a priest for the Archdiocese of Philadelphia on 15 December 1945. Posthumous recipient of the Congressional Gold Medal, awarded by the United States Senate on 7 March 2000. Posthumous recipient of the Jackie Robinson Empire State Medal of Freedom, awarded by Governor George Pataki on 21 December 2000. Books by John Cardinal O'Connor.

John Joseph O'Connor (January 15, 1920 – May 3, 2000) was an American prelate of the Catholic Church. He served as Archbishop of New York from 1984 until his death in 2000, and was created a cardinal in 1985

John Joseph O'Connor (January 15, 1920 – May 3, 2000) was an American prelate of the Catholic Church. He served as Archbishop of New York from 1984 until his death in 2000, and was created a cardinal in 1985. He previously served as auxiliary bishop of the Military Vicariate of the United States (1979–1983) and Bishop of Scranton (1983–1984).

Cardinal O’Connor also backed the formation of another religious community, after seven Capuchin friars found it. .He himself preached on the Catechism of the Catholic Church every Sunday for a year, when it was first published in the United States.

Cardinal O’Connor also backed the formation of another religious community, after seven Capuchin friars found it too difficult to live religious life in their own communities. He let the fledgling group use an old Polish parish in the South Bronx, and in time, the community became the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal. He has repeatedly said that the Eucharist is the center of his life and has called it a particular joy to celebrate weekday Mass and the Sunday Pontifical Mass in St. Patrick’s Cathedral.

As a Roman Catholic leader, Cardinal John O'Connor was his generation's most outspoken and unwavering supporter of the Vatican's policies and procedures.

Using the Catholic Archdiocese of New York and the city of New York as a.A Moment of Grace: John Cardinal O'Connor on the Catechism of the Catholic Church

Using the Catholic Archdiocese of New York and the city of New York as a model, two national figures discuss such issues as education. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. or. Download to your computer. A Moment of Grace: John Cardinal O'Connor on the Catechism of the Catholic Church.

In his 16 years as the Catholic Church’s top official in New York, Cardinal John Joseph O’Connor was a staunch friend and defender of the Jewish people. He spoke often about what he had seen at Dachau as a Navy chaplain. He used his platform as head of the Archdiocese of New York to support Soviet Jewry, and played a role in the Vatican’s recognition of the state of Israel. Mayor Edward I. Koch, a Bronx-born Jew who worked closely with the cardinal, proclaimed that he loved him like a brother.

A Moment of Grace: John Cardinal O'Connor on the Catechism of the Catholic Church. True Devotion to the Blessed Virgin Mary by St. Louis de Montfort. Dark Night of the Soul by St. John of the Cross. Confessions by Saint Augustine: City of God by Saint Augustine. Trustful Surrender to Divine Providence by Fr. Jean-Baptiste Saint-Jure and Blessed Claude de la Colombiere. Abandonment to Divine Providence by Jean-Pierre de Caussade. Summa Theologica by St. Thomas Aquinas. Summa of the Summa by Peter Kreeft (a good summary of this very challenging but important book by Aquinas). The Sinners Guide by Venerable Louis of Grenada.

Cardinal John O'Connor of New York presents profound meditations on all aspects of the Catholic faith based on the Catechism of the Catholic Church. In a style that is personal and informal, Cardinal O'Connor draws from the Scriptures, Vatican II and real life examples and experiences to help the reader have a better appreciation of the Catechism and a deeper understanding of the Catholic faith. In a series of 41 meditations based on the four parts of the Catechism -- the Creed, Sacraments, Commandments and Prayer - The Cardinal connects the teachings of the Catechism with the themes and biblical readings from the Church's liturgical year to inspire the reader to put into practice in his daily life the Catholic faith taught in the Catechism. His medications include such topics as "The Truth about Creation," "Virtue and the Art of Living," "The Last Thing," "The Great Sacraments of Healing," "The Key to the Universe," and "At the Heart of All Prayer."