“We don’t give a damn how they do it in Minneapolis-St. Paul!”: Father Theophorus Segundo de Soga

Father Theophorus Segundo de Soga

Father Theophorus Segundo de Soga knew he was screwing the pooch. As a result, he was the master of walking the tight rope and thus his name. His original name had been Harold Dobbins and he hailed from Marblehead, Massachusetts. Born and raised in a Catholic neighborhood he aspired to be a priest for the simple reason he saw a niche into which he would be welcomed. From an early age he realized the founding fathers of Catholicism…