Paul J. Swain Biography, Age, Height, Wife, Net Worth and Family

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Paul J. Swain was born on 12 September, 1943 in Newark, New York, U.S.. Discover Paul J. Swain’s Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 79 years old?

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Age 79 years old
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Born 12 September 1943
Birthday 12 September
Birthplace Newark, New York, U.S.
Date of death (2022-11-26)
Died Place Sioux Falls, South Dakota, U.S.
Nationality New York

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Paul J. Swain Net Worth

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Swain died in hospice care in Sioux Falls, on November 26, 2022, at the age of 79.

On March 25, 2019, Swain released a list of 11 priests from the diocese with “substantiated allegations” of child sexual abuse from the 1940’s into the 1990’s. Swain made this statement:

On December 12, 2019, Pope Francis accepted Swain’s resignation as bishop of the Diocese of Sioux Falls.

On August 31, 2006, Pope Benedict XVI appointed Swain as the eighth bishop of Sioux Falls, replacing Bishop Robert Carlson. Swain was consecrated on October 26, 2006 at the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Sioux Falls by Archbishop Harry Flynn, with Bishops Robert Carlson and William Bullock as co-consecrators. Swain’s episcopal motto is “Give Praise to the Lord”.

On March 14, 2005, while Swain was serving at the cathedral in Madison, it was torched by William Connell, a resident of Lodi, Wisconsin. Due to its damage, the cathedral was later demolished. In 2006, Swain met with Connell to offer him forgiveness. Connell expressed great regret for his actions. Swain said at the time of the fire:

On May 27, 1988, Swain was ordained a priest for the Diocese of Madison at the Cathedral of St. Raphael in Madison by Bishop Cletus O’Donnell. His first assignment was as associate pastor of Sacred Hearts of Jesus and Mary Parish in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin. He later served as pastor of St. Mary of Pine Bluff Parish in Cross Plains, Wisconsin and St. Bernard Parish in Middleton, Wisconsin.

During his time with Dreyfus, Swain, a Methodist, became interested in the Catholic Church. He began reading about the church and attending mass. Swain was formally received into the Catholic Church in 1983 at Holy Redeemer Parish in Madison. Swain then attended Blessed John XXIII National Seminary, earning a Master of Divinity degree in 1988.

Following graduate school, Swain joined the United States Air Force as an intelligence officer. He served in the Vietnam War and received a Bronze Star. Swain was discharged from the Air Force in 1972. In 1974, Swain received a Juris Doctor from University of Wisconsin Law School. After working in private practice for a few years, he served as legal counsel and director of policy for Wisconsin Governor Lee Dreyfus from 1979 to 1983. After Dreyfus left office, Swain returned to private practice.

Paul Joseph Swain (September 12, 1943 – November 26, 2022) was an American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as the eighth bishop of the Diocese of Sioux Falls in South Dakota from 2006 to 2019.

Paul Joseph Swain was born on September 12, 1943 in Newark, New York, to William and Gertrude (née Mohr) Swain. He attended public schools in Newark and graduated from high school there in 1961. Swain then entered Ohio Northern University, earning a Bachelor of Arts degree in history in 1965. In 1967, Swain was awarded a Master of Arts degree in political science from the University of Wisconsin–Madison.

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