Father Ralph Beiting

Father Beiting Dies
9:04 am
Thu August 9, 2012

Appalachian Missionary, Father Ralph Beiting dies

Monsignor Ralph Beiting in Meditation at his Louisa Parish.

The Roman Catholic missionary who founded the Christian Appalachian Project passed away yesterday.  Since World War Two, Monsignor Ralph Beiting served the people of eastern Kentucky through a series of social service programs.  WEKU’s Charles Compton, who knew the Catholic priest, has this appreciation.

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