Jesuit Memorial Holy Cards


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Funeral prayer card for James McCummiskey, 1915-1978. The front of the card contains a photograph of Father McCummiskey. The back of the card contains biographical information and a prayer for the repose of his soul. This card was made by an unknown publisher. McCummiskey was pastor of St. Xavier Church (Cincinnati, Ohio).


(back) In Memory of Rev. James V. McCummiskey, S.J. Born: May 31, 1915 Entered Society of Jesus: August 7, 1931 Ordained: June 14, 1944 Pastor of St. Xavier Church From July 12, 1959 Died: August 21, 1978 May he rest in peace Prayer. Grant, we beseech Thee, O Lord, that the soul of Thy servant, James, whom Thou hast honored in this life with sacred functions of the Priesthood, may forever rejoice in the bliss of heaven. Through Christ, our Lord. Amen.





Physical Object Format

Black and white card

Item Identifier



XUA-41, Jesuit Memorial Card Collection


The Jesuit Memorial Card Collection is the physical property of Xavier University. U.S. and international copyright laws protect this digital resource. The majority of the cards in this collection were published after 1923 and therefore may not be in the public domain. Images, text, or other content downloaded from the collection may be freely used for non-profit educational and research purposes, or any other use falling within the purview of "Fair Use". However, in order to use the digital reproductions for any other reason users must have the express consent of the copyright holder. Contact Xavier University Archives to inquire about permissions to use the digital image.

Digital Publisher

Xavier University (Cincinnati, Ohio). Xavier University Archives

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back of James McCummiskey memorial holy card


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