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Coat of arms Terence Cooke - New York City, NY
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61
N 40° 45.515 W 073° 58.583
18T E 586401 N 4512462
Quick Description: Coat of arms Terence Cooke cardinale on the ground in St. Patrick's Cathedral.
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 10/1/2016 8:12:46 AM
Waymark Code: WMT5Z6
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Dorcadion Team
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Long Description:
Terence James Cooke (March 1, 1921 – October 6, 1983) was an American cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Archbishop of New York from 1968 until his death. He was elevated to the cardinalate in 1969.

Cooke, after expressing an early interest in the priesthood, entered the minor seminary of the Archdiocese of New York in 1934. In 1940, he entered St. Joseph's Seminary in Yonkers.
Cooke was ordained a priest by Archbishop Francis Spellman on December 1, 1945. He then served as a chaplain for St. Agatha’s Home for Children[4] until 1947, when he moved to Washington, D.C., to pursue his graduate studies in social work at The Catholic University of America, from which he obtained a Master of Social Work degree in 1949.
On September 15, 1965, Cooke was appointed an auxiliary Bishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York and titular bishop of Summa by Pope Paul VI. Cooke played a prominent role in arranging Pope Paul's visit to New York in October, and became Vicar General of the Archdiocese two days after his consecration, on December 15, 1965.
Following the death of Cardinal Spellman in December 1967, Cooke was named the seventh Archbishop of New York on March 2, 1968.
Cooke was one of the cardinal electors who participated in the conclaves of August and October 1978, which selected Popes John Paul I and John Paul II, respectively. In 1979, he received the Dalai Lama and Pope John Paul II at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

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Bearer of Coat of Arms: Ecclesiastical (prelates and their seats)

Full name of the bearer: Terence James Cooke

Where is Coat of Arms installed (short description) ?:
on the ground in St. Patrick's Cathedral


Material / Design: Stone

Address:
5th Ave, New York, NY 10022


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Web page about the bearer of Coat of Arms (if exists): [Web Link]

Blazon (heraldic description): Not listed

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