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RYAN, JAMES HUGH: 1886-1948.

James Hugh Ryan was born in Indianapolis, Ind., on Dec. 15, 1886. He was the son of John Marshall and Brigid Rogers Ryan. He obtained two degrees from the College of Propaganda ( Rome ), an S.T.B. in 1906 and an S.T.D. in 1909, and a Ph.D. degree from the Roman Academy in 1908. He received several honorary degrees including an LL.D. from Marquette University in 1929. Father Ryan was ordained a Roman Catholic priest in 1909. He was professor of psychology at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College ( Ind. ), 1911-21, and taught philosophy at the Catholic University of America, 1922-29. He was appointed a domestic prelate with the title of monsignor in 1927 and was the bishop of Omaha, Nebr., from 1935 until his death on Nov. 23, 1948.

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  • A Catechism of Catholic Education. Washington, D.C., 1922.Search "A Catechism of Catholic Education" by RYAN, JAMES HUGH: 1886-1948. in IUCAT, Google Books, OCLC WorldCat, or HathiTrust
  • An Introduction to Philosophy. New York, 1924.Search "An Introduction to Philosophy" by RYAN, JAMES HUGH: 1886-1948. in IUCAT, Google Books, OCLC WorldCat, or HathiTrust
  • A Student's Library of Neo-Scholastic Philosophy. Philadelphia, 1928.Search "A Student's Library of Neo-Scholastic Philosophy" by RYAN, JAMES HUGH: 1886-1948. in IUCAT, Google Books, OCLC WorldCat, or HathiTrust
  • The Peace Points of Pope Pius XII, an Interpretation of the Holy Father's Peace Points; with Interpolated Discussion Outlines and Lists of Related Readings. Washington, D.C., 1943.Search "The Peace Points of Pope Pius XII, an Interpretation of the Holy
                                        Father's Peace Points; with Interpolated Discussion Outlines and Lists of
                                        Related Readings" by RYAN, JAMES HUGH: 1886-1948. in IUCAT, Google Books, OCLC WorldCat, or HathiTrust
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