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us: Groeschel, Benedict J.

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  • Fuller Name

    • Benedict Joseph
  • Addtional Information

    • Birth Date

    • Death Date

    • Associated Local

        Huntington (Ind.)
    • Associated Local

        Bronx (New York, N.Y.)
    • Birth Place

        Jersey City (N.J.)
    • Death Place

        Totowa (N.J.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Fordham University
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Iona College
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Eternal Word Television Network
        • Affiliation End: 2012
        • Source: New York times (online), viewed Oct. 8, 2014
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Franciscan Friars of the Renewal
        • Affiliation Start: 1987
        • Affiliation End: 2014
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Capuchins
        • Affiliation Start: 1951
        • Affiliation End: 2014
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Catholic Church. Archdiocese of New York (N.Y.)
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    • occupation

        (lcsh) Clinical psychologists
          (lcsh) College teachers
            (lcsh) Television personalities
              (lcsh) Priests
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          • Sources

            • found: His Spiritual passages, 1982: CIP t.p. (Benedict J. Groeschel) pub. info. (Benedict Groeschel, Capuchin priest, clinical psychologist, coll. prof. & retreat master; dir., Spiritual Development for the Archdiocese of New York)
            • found: His Heaven in our hands, c1994: CIP t.p. (Fr. Benedict J. Groeschel, C.F.R.) data sheet (b. 07-23-33)
            • found: New York times (online), viewed Oct. 8, 2014 (in obituary published Oct. 7: the Rev. Benedict J. Groeschel; Benedict Joseph Groeschel; b. July 23, 1933, Jersey City; entered the novitiate of the Capuchin Franciscan Friars of the Province of St. Joseph in Huntington, Ind., 1951; ordained a Capuchin, 1959; helped found the Franciscan Friars of the Renewal in the South Bronx, 1987; d. Friday [Oct. 3, 2014], Totowa, N.J., aged 81; Franciscan priest and author known in New York City for his efforts on behalf of the poor and familiar to a worldwide television audience as the bearded friar who denounced modernism and news reporting on sexual abuse by priests; earrned a master's degree in psychology from Iona College in 1964 and a Ph. D. in clinical psychology from Teachers College at Columbia University in 1970; taught pastoral counseling at Iona College and Fordham University)
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            • 1982-09-03: new
            • 2014-10-08: revised
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