| Msgr. Francis J. Weber, a graduate
in the Department of Ecclesial History under the legendary John Tracy Ellis
at The Catholic University of America, and has served as Archivist for the
Archdiocese of Los Angeles since 1962.
Monsignor Weber has held numerous professional positions
and has received various awards and citations. He has been awarded the Grand
Cross of Isabela la Catolica by King Juan Carlos, Knight Commander of the
Holy Sepulchre, Second Vice President of the American Catholic Historical
Association, and President of the Association of Catholic Diocesan Archivists.
Monsignor has written, edited, translated, compiled, and/or published 155