John Dear
#175659 Overall Influence

John Dear

Catholic priest from the United States


Why is this person notable and influential?

John Dear is an American Catholic priest, Christian pacifist, vegetarianism advocate, author and lecturer, and a former member of the Society of Jesus. He has been arrested over 75 times in acts of nonviolent civil disobedience against war, injustice and nuclear weapons as part of his “consistent ethic of nonviolence”. Dear has been nominated several times for the Nobel Peace Prize, in January 2008 by Archbishop Desmond Tutu and most recently with Leo Rebello for the 2015 award.

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#8667 World Rank #4122 USA Rank