Obituary: Francis Sayre Jr., National Cathedral Dean, Dies at 93

sayre Dennis Hevesi has written a nice obituary in the New York Times: 

The Very Rev. Francis B. Sayre Jr., who in his 27 years as dean of the National Cathedral in Washington raised his sonorous voice against McCarthyism, segregation, poverty and the Vietnam War while presiding over construction of the cathedral’s majestic Gloria in Excelsis Tower, died Oct. 3 at his home on Martha’s Vineyard, in Massachusetts. He was 93.

Full article: Francis Sayre Jr., National Cathedral Dean, Dies at 93 – Obituary (Obit) – NYTimes.com

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