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Daniel Aloysius Lord

Clergyman

Daniel Aloysius Lord, American clergyman. Member Academy of Gallery of Living Catholic.

Background

Lord, Daniel Aloysius was born on April 23, 1888 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of George Douglas and Iva Jane (Langdon) Lord.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Loyola University, Chicago, 1909. Doctor of Letters, Creighton U., 1936, Boston College, 1937. Entered Society of Jesus, St. Stanislaus Seminary, Florissant, Missouri, 1909.

For classical studies. Science and philosophical, St. Saint Louis University, 1914-1917. Professor of English, St. Saint Louis University, 1917-1920.

Co-founder, St. Saint Louis University School Edition and extension courses. Ordained to priesthood, Roman Catholic Church, 1923. Director nat. headquarters of Sodality of Our Lady, director The Queen’s Work, Inc., St. Louis, 1925-1948.

Editor the Sodality publications Founder and director Summer School of Catholic Action, 1931-1948. Director Jesuit Institute Social Order, 1944-1947. Nat. director Knights and Handmaids of Blessed Sacrament.

Career

Director nat; editor the Sodality publs. Director Jesuit Institute Social Order, 1944-1947. Director Knights and Handmaids of Blessed Sacrament.

Director Canadian Martyrs’ pageant, Salute to Canada, 1949.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Authors, 1940. Author (books): Armchair Philosophy, My Mother, Religion and Leadership, Guidance of Youth. Guidance of Parents, The Glorious Ten Commandments, and other books. Some fiction and detective novels: author of over 200 pamphlets with circulation of 17,000,000, translation into some 20 foreign langs.Author and director pageants: Mother of Youth (St. Saint Louis University Centennial). Jamaica Triumphant (National Pageant of Jamaica, British West Indies California California). The Restless Flame (Marquette U.).Numerous musical plays, dramas. Director Canadian Martyrs’ pageant, Salute to Canada, 1949. Lecturer on literature, current events, philosophical, etc.

Membership

Member Academy of Gallery of Living Catholic.

Connections

father:
George Douglas Lord

mother:
Iva Jane (Langdon) Lord