Bishop John J. Snyder – A Compassionate Bishop Goes Home to the Lord

Bishop John J. Snyder – A Compassionate Bishop Goes Home to the Lord

Bishop John J. Snyder, who led the Diocese of St. Augustine for more than 20 years, died on Sept. 27, the feast of St. Vincent de Paul. He was 93.

Bishop John J. Snyder went home to the Lord on September 27 at 12:56 am, on the feast of St. Vincent de Paul. May he rest in peace!
Our shepherd was beloved by his brother priests and the faithful. May we keep him in our prayers.

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Funeral Arrangements

Tuesday, October 1
Reception of the Body at 4:00 p.m.
Vespers at 7:00 p.m. with Bishop Felipe Estévez presiding
Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine

Wednesday, October 2
Funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. with Archbishop Thomas Wenski presiding
Cathedral Basilica of St. Augustine
Committal at 2:00 p.m., San Lorenzo Catholic Cemetery, St. Augustine

 

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