Father Ralph Beiting http://wmub.org en Appalachian Missionary, Father Ralph Beiting dies http://wmub.org/post/appalachian-missionary-father-ralph-beiting-dies <p></p><p><em>The Roman Catholic missionary who founded the Christian Appalachian Project passed away yesterday.&nbsp; Since World War Two, Monsignor Ralph Beiting served the people of eastern Kentucky through a series of social service programs.&nbsp; WEKU&rsquo;s Charles Compton, who knew the Catholic priest, has this appreciation.</em></p> Thu, 09 Aug 2012 13:04:05 +0000 Kentucky Public Radio 2183 at http://wmub.org Appalachian Missionary, Father Ralph Beiting dies