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October 25, 2004 | From Associated Press
The Most Rev. James A. Hickey, former archbishop of Washington, who led the Roman Catholic Church in the nation's capital for two decades, died Sunday. He was 84. One of 13 Americans in the College of Cardinals, Hickey led the Archdiocese of Washington from 1980 to 2000. He died in a Washington nursing home after his health had slowly deteriorated over the last year, said Susan Gibbs, a spokeswoman for the archdiocese. Born Oct. 11, 1920, in Midland, Mich.
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October 31, 2004 | From Times Wire Reports
Cardinal James Hickey, who headed the Archdiocese of Washington for 20 years, was remembered during his funeral Mass as a passionate provider of services to the poor and a champion who fought to eradicate prejudice and bias. More than 2,000 mourners filled the halls of the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception.
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June 10, 1987
Washington Archbishop James A. Hickey has directed that an organization of homosexual Roman Catholics no longer be allowed to use a chapel on the Georgetown University campus for a weekly Mass, the group announced. The Washington chapter of Dignity USA has been using a chapel on the Jesuit school's campus once a week for 11 years, chapter spokesman Jim Deely said. But in a letter dated May 22 to the Rev.
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October 30, 2004 | From Times Wire Reports
The body of Cardinal James A. Hickey, longtime Roman Catholic archbishop of Washington, was moved to the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception for his funeral Mass today. A large crowd was expected to honor the prelate who died Sunday at age 84. Mourners have filed by his body this week at the Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle. Cardinal William W.
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October 30, 2004 | From Times Wire Reports
The body of Cardinal James A. Hickey, longtime Roman Catholic archbishop of Washington, was moved to the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception for his funeral Mass today. A large crowd was expected to honor the prelate who died Sunday at age 84. Mourners have filed by his body this week at the Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle. Cardinal William W.
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October 31, 2004 | From Times Wire Reports
Cardinal James Hickey, who headed the Archdiocese of Washington for 20 years, was remembered during his funeral Mass as a passionate provider of services to the poor and a champion who fought to eradicate prejudice and bias. More than 2,000 mourners filled the halls of the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception.
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February 6, 1990 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
The Archdiocese of Washington said it was excommunicating Father George A. Stallings Jr. and any of his followers active in the Imani Temple, an African-American breakaway from the Roman Catholic Church. The announcement was made by Vicar General William Kane in consultation with Cardinal James A. Hickey, according to a Hickey spokeswoman. The action had been expected since Stallings announced last week that his church, which he started last summer, was breaking all ties to Rome.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 4, 1989 | From Associated Press
The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Washington has announced that it will permanently close three of its four city high schools in June because of a decade-long decrease in enrollment The archdiocese announced Thursday that it will close Mackin Catholic High School, a boys school, and All Saints and Holy Spirit, two girls high schools.
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April 20, 1996
A 13-year-old Whittier youth who was severely wounded in a random drive-by shooting and afterward prayed for his assailants was honored Friday by eight American cardinals of the Roman Catholic Church. Richard Bautista was shot in September and spent five months in a hospital before being sent home for further recovery. "We must pray for those who shot me," he said. "They do not have love in their hearts."
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October 25, 2004 | From Associated Press
The Most Rev. James A. Hickey, former archbishop of Washington, who led the Roman Catholic Church in the nation's capital for two decades, died Sunday. He was 84. One of 13 Americans in the College of Cardinals, Hickey led the Archdiocese of Washington from 1980 to 2000. He died in a Washington nursing home after his health had slowly deteriorated over the last year, said Susan Gibbs, a spokeswoman for the archdiocese. Born Oct. 11, 1920, in Midland, Mich.
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June 10, 1987
Washington Archbishop James A. Hickey has directed that an organization of homosexual Roman Catholics no longer be allowed to use a chapel on the Georgetown University campus for a weekly Mass, the group announced. The Washington chapter of Dignity USA has been using a chapel on the Jesuit school's campus once a week for 11 years, chapter spokesman Jim Deely said. But in a letter dated May 22 to the Rev.
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