Father Miles McCarthy, C.P., St. Paul of the Cross Province (1896-1979)
[July 1, 1979]
Born January 31, 1896 in Lowell, Massachusetts, he was professed on August 12, 1919 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and ordained on December 19, 1925 in South Orange, New Jersey. From 1926 until 1934 he was a China missionary. From 1935 until 1937 he was vicar in Dunkirk, New York. From 1938 until 1951 he was a preacher of parish missions and retreats in Brighton, Massachusetts and from 1968 until 1978 he was a preacher as well as econome at the same foundation. He died at Calvary Retreat Center, Shrewsbury, Massachusetts where he had resided since 1978.