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Donald Richard Campion

Donald Richard Campion, American editor, publisher. Joined Society of Jesus, 1939, ordained priest Roman Catholic Church, 1952.

Background

  • Campion, Donald Richard was born on August 29, 1921 in Brooklyn. Son of Richard Michael and Josephine (Gayne) Campion.

  • Education

    • AB, St. Louis University, 1945. Philosophy, St. Louis University, 1946. Master of Arts, St. Louis University, 1949.

      Licentiate of Sacred Theology, Woodstocxk (Maryland) College, 1953. Doctor of Philosophy, University Pennsylvania, 1960.

    Career

    • Teacher Xavier High School, New York City, 1946-1947. Instructor Le Moyne College College, Syracuse, New York, 1947-1949. Associate editor America, 1957-1965, editor-in-chief, 1968-1975.

      National director self-evaluation Society of Jesus, 1965-1968. Editor Catholic Mind, 1968-1975. Director information Society of Jesus, Rome, 1976-1978.

      Secretary for information and communications Jesuit Conference, Washington, 1978-1988. Lecturer Woodstock College, Institute Religious and Social Studies, Union Theological Seminary, Fordham University.

    Major achievements

    • Joined Society of Jesus, 1939, ordained priest Roman Catholic Church, 1952.

    Works

    • Contributor to numerous books.

    Membership

    Member advisory board Vera Foundation, 1962-1964. Trustee, secretary board Fordham University, 1966-1978, 80-88. Trustee Woodstock College, 1968-1988, Holy Cross College, 1969-1976, Boston College, 1980-1988.

    Board directors Appeal of Conscience Foundation, 1971-1988, Institute Religious and Social Studies, 1970-1988. Member American, American Catholic sociological associations, Religious Education Association (board directors 1964-1988), Council Religion and International Affairs (board directors 1970-1988).
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    Born August 29, 1921
    Died December 11, 1988
    (aged 67)
    • 1945
      St. Louis University
    • 1946
      St. Louis University
    • 1949
      St. Louis University
    • 1953
      Woodstocxk (Maryland) College
    • 1960
      University Pennsylvania
    • 1946 - 1947
      Teacher, Xavier High School
    • 1947 - 1949
      instructor, Le Moyne College College
      Syracuse, New York, United States
    • 1957 - 1965
      associate, editor America
    • 1965 - 1968
      national director, self-evaluation Society of Jesus
    • 1968 - 1975
      associate, editor America
    • 1968 - 1975
      editor Catholic Mind
    • 1976 - 1978
      director, information Society of Jesus
      Rome, New York, United States
    • 1978 - 1988
      secretary, for information and communications Jesuit Conference
      Washington, United States
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