Please pray for the eternal rest of Dr. Gabriel Moran AFSC


We mourn the loss of Dr. Gabriel Moran, AFSC, who passed away on October 15, 2021, at the age of eighty-six, due to complications from pancreatic cancer.

A member of the Brothers of the Christian Schools from 1954 to 1985, with the religious name of Brother Cyprian Gabriel. Gabe, as he was known to his friends, held leadership positions in higher education and with the District during his time with the Brothers. He has remained close to the District, and to many of our Brothers since then.

Since 1985, Gabe was a professor at New York University, and also taught specialized courses at two dozen other universities. He published twenty-eight books and over two hundred essays on religion, ethics, and the nature of teaching. He lectured extensively in the United States, and on five continents. His work has been a major influence on religious education and discourse throughout the world.

Gabriel was made an affiliated member of the Brothers of the Christian Schools in January 2020.


Wednesday, 20 October 2021

Visitation – 2.00pm to 4.00pm & 7.00pm to 9.00pm
The Gannon Funeral Home, Inc.
152 East 28th Street
New York NY 10016

Thursday & Friday, 21 & 22 October 2021

Visitation – 1.00pm to 4.00pm
Christian Brothers Center
635 Ocean Road
Narragansett RI 02882

Saturday, 23 October 2021

Mass of Christian Burial – 10.30am
Christian Brothers Center

Interment at Christian Brothers Cemetery – following

Click here for Gabriel’s obituary >

Messages of condolence may be sent to Gabriel’s sister:
Sister Mary Madonna Moran RSM
288 Boynton Street
Manchester NH 03102-5073


May he rest in peace!