NEWS FEATURE: Priest quietly amasses small fortune for the church

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c. 1999 Religion News Service RALEIGH, N.C. _ In 1950, when James E. McSweeney was ordained a priest in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Raleigh, he earned $25 a month. When the monsignor died of cancer last month at age 74, he had amassed nearly $1 million _ the bulk of which he left to […]

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