Jesuit Memorial Holy Cards


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Funeral prayer card for William King, 1926-2009. The front of the card contains a photograph of Father King. The back of the card contains biographical information and a prayer for the repose of his soul. The card was made by an unknown publisher. King was a professor of theology at Xavier University (Cincinnati, Ohio).


(back) In Memory of Reverend William F. King, S.J. Entered into Life May 27, 1926 Entered the Society of Jesus February 10, 1944 Ordained a Priest June 19, 1957 Entered into Eternal Life August 20, 2009 May he rest in peace. Prayer. Take, Lord, and receive all my liberty, my memory, my understanding, and my entire will, all that I have and possess. You have given it all to me. To You, O Lord, I return it. All is yours, dispose of it wholly according to your will. Give me your live and your grace for this is sufficient for me. -Prayer of St. Ignatius Loyola.





Physical Object Format

Black and white card

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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 William King memorial holy card


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