Biography of Cardinal Frances George, OMI to be Released on Paperback

Oblate History

Frances Cardinal George, OMI

The first major biography of Cardinal Frances E. George, OMI by Michael R. Heinlein is scheduled for release in paperback on March 6, 2023. The book details the life of Cardinal George from his birth in Chicago in 1937, through his bout with childhood polio, his rejection for admission to the diocesan seminary due to his physical infirmity, his ultimate acceptance into formation with the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate, through his time as Cardinal Archbishop of Chicago.

A complete description of the book may be found on the website of The Chicago Pilot Click here to see the complete article.