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Msgr. O'Grady was a Professor of Philosophy at Seton Hall College before becoming the pastor at St. Peter's Church. He was also a domestic prelate by creation of Pope Leo XIII.
At his death, Mayor John J. Morrison of New Brunswick, issued a proclamation calling upon the people to place all flags at half-mast and the City Commission adopted resolutions of regret at his death.
The Rt. Rev. Msgr. John A. O'Grady was the pastor of St. Peter's Church in New Brunswick for forty-three years before his passing on January 15, 1919 at the age of 70.