Fr. Z remembers an old friend, Rev. Mr. Harold Hughesdon
One of the influential figures in my conversion was a Englishman, a permanent deacon at my home parish of St. Agnes in St. Paul.
The late Rev. Mr. Harold Hughesdon had been in the Westminster Cathedral School in London in the 30’s, a pilot in the RAF in the war, a professor of physics, a VP of 3M. When he was in the RAF, he met an American girl. They married and settled in St. Paul. Among his accomplishments at St. Agnes was the training of the altar boys in the style of Westminster Cathedral. He also obtained permission from the