Klein, Francis J, 1911-1968

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Klein, Francis J, 1911-1968

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1912-Feb 3, 1968

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Appointed the fifth Bishop of Calgary on Feb 28, 1967, Francis Joseph Klein was previously Bishop of Saskatoon, appointed in 1952. A man of energy and enthusiasm, determined to implement the reforms of Vatican II, he had a strong commitment to education and social service and he encouraged extensive lay participation. He transferred more than 30 priests to ‘breathe new life’ into the parishes in Calgary but died on Feb 3, 1968 only nine months after his installation by Archbishop Jordan of Edmonton.

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Created Jul 10, 2017

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