O’Brien, Thomas J., Msgr.

Msgr. Thomas J. O’Brien (1903-1986) was the pastor of St. Malachy’s, the Actors Chapel, in Hell’s Kitchen. He was brought from a parish in the South Bronx to help deal with the new realities of the neighborhood in the 1960s.

He was elected to The Lambs in 1970 as a clergy member.