Stewart Ain

O’Connor’s Grandfather A Rabbi In Bridgeport?

May 12, 2014, by

This article first appeared in The Jewish Week. First, Catholic New York reported that the sister of Cardinal John O’Connor, the late archbishop of New York, had recently discovered that their mother was a Jewish woman who had converted to Catholicism at the age of 19. Thus, O’Connor was technically Jewish. Now, a Dix Hills,