Father Patrick Dowd Refuses to be a Bishop

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Author/collaborator
Title
Father Patrick Dowd Refuses to be a Bishop
Abstract
The Irish-born Sulpician priest Patrick Dowd (1813-1891) was posted to Montreal in 1848 to serve the city's Irish community centered at St. Patrick's Church. The author outlines the correspondence in 1853 between Dowd, the Bishop of Toronto and the Vatican over Dowd's refusal to accept the appointment as coadjutor bishop of Toronto.
Publication
Canadian Catholic Historical Association, Report
Volume
Vol. 14
Pages
95-104
Date
1946-47
Language
en
URL
Citation
Rev. Berry, Gerald. “Father Patrick Dowd Refuses to Be a Bishop.” Canadian Catholic Historical Association, Report Vol. 14 (47 1946): 95–104. http://www.cchahistory.ca/journal/CCHA1946-47/Berry.pdf.
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