Francis J. Weber

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Monsignor Francis J. Weber, ACA
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Msgr. Francis J. Weber displays his book on the
Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels
Born Frank Joseph Weber
(1933-01-22)January 22, 1933
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Residence San Fernando Mission, San Fernando, California
Nationality American
Other names "Old Country Priest", "Scrivener", and "Curmudgeon"
Education Los Angeles College; Saint John Seminary; Catholic University of America
Occupation Priest
Author
Archivist
Known for Priesthood; Archival Center of the Archdiocese of Los Angeles;
Catholic and California History; Association of Catholic Diocesan Archivists; Miniature Books
Title Very Reverend Monsignor
Archivist of the Archdiocese
of Los Angeles
Religion Roman Catholic
Parents Frank J. Weber (1903-1983)
Katherine E. Weber (1909-1976)
Relatives Mary Alice Castagna (sister)
Website
Archdiocese Archival Center

Monsignor Francis J. Weber (born January 22, 1933) is an American Roman Catholic priest, author and archivist. He is a noted Catholic scholar, an Honorary Chaplain to His Holiness, and archivist for the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.

Monsignor Weber's many literary works include Life and Times of Fray Junipero Serra (1987) and A Select Bibliography to California Catholic Literature, 1856-1974 (1974), which enumerates some 500 writings.

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