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John LaFarge, Jr.

Born: Feb 13, 1880

Death: Nov 25, 1963

Birthplace: Newport

Profession: Writer

Nationality: United States

John LaFarge, Jr.

Date of Birth : Feb 13, 1880
Date of Death : Nov 25, 1963
Birth Place : Newport

John La Farge, Jr., S.J. was an American Jesuit Catholic priest known for his activism against racism and anti-semitism. In the run-up to World War II, he worked on a draft of a papal encyclical against racist and totalitarian ideologies for Pope Pius XI; entitled Humani generis unitas, it was never promulgated.

Profession


  • Writer
  • Priest

Also known as


  • John La Farge
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