Joseph Lawson Howze

Joseph Lawson Howze

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Joseph Lawson E. Howze (born August 30, 1923) is an African American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Bishop of Biloxi from 1977 to 2001. Lawson E. Howze was born in Daphne, Alabama. He is the oldest of four children born to Albert Otis Howze Sr. and Helen Lawson Howze. His mother died when he was five. He has six siblings in total. He grew up with neighbors who were Catholic and attributes his Catholicism to that influence. He attended kindergarten at Most Pure Heart of Mary School in Mobile. He was later transferred to the segregated public schools of Mobile, graduating from Mobile County Secondary School in 1944. Howze originally aspired to become a doctor and studied chemistry, biology, and physics. He graduated from Alabama State Branch Junior College in 1946. In 1948, he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Alabama State University.
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  • Paperback | 180 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 10mm | 272g
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136728265
  • 9786136728261