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Sunday, June 29, 2008

The Tarheel Apostle - Fr. Thomas Frederick Price, MM

The following video is primarily of a teleplay produced and aired by NBC on national television some time in the 1940's (we're not sure of the exact date). It shows some vignettes from the life of Fr. Thomas Frederick Price, MM, during his years as a priest in North Carolina prior to founding the Maryknoll Mission Society and leaving for China. To this I have added some information about the life of this truly heroic and virtuous priest.

Below are links to several sources of information about Fr. Price and his cause for canonization:

Cause for Sainthood for Father Thomas Frederick Price Group on Facebook

Roman Catholic Diocese of Raleigh

Maryknoll Mission Society

Testimonies concerning the reputation of Fr. Price,
as well as credible reports of favors or healings
received through prayer for his intercession
should be reported to:

Fr. Michael Walsh, MM,
Vice-Postulator of the Cause
of Fr. Price at

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