Bachelor of Science in Philosophy magna cum laude, Regis College, Denver, 1943. Juris Doctor, Georgetown University, 1948.
Editor Register Newspapers, Denver, 1949—1961, 1963—1967. Associate editor Vermont Catholic Tribune, Burlington, 1961—1963. Contributing editor The Wanderer, St. Paul, 1967—2007.
Educator Colorado Catholic Academy, Wheat Ridge, Colorado, since 1973. Board directors Wanderer Forum Foundation, St. Paul, since 1969. Policy expert Heritage Foundation, since 1995.
Sergeant United States Army, 1943-1945, PTO.
Founder Colorado Catholic Academy, Wheat Ridge, 1970—2002. Member of Fellowship of Catholic Scholars, Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Married Mary Rita Moynihan, February 11, 1950 (deceased October 23, 1996). Children: Patricia, Mary Ellen Hill, Regina Sister M. John, OSF(deceased), Gerard.