James Gibbons Quotes

Mother Earth is not only a fruitful mother, she is also a grateful mother and repays her children for every kindness and tenderness.

Gibbons was an early promoter of Theodore Roosevelt’s conservation program.
James Gibbons
James Gibbons
  • Born: July 23, 1834
  • Died: March 24, 1921
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James Gibbons was an American prelate of the Catholic Church. He served as Apostolic Vicar of North Carolina from 1868 to 1872, Bishop of Richmond from 1872 to 1877, and as ninth Archbishop of Baltimore from 1877 until his death in 1921. Gibbons was elevated to the rank of cardinal in 1886.

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