Andrew Greeley (1928-2013) was an Irish-American Roman Catholic priest, sociologist, journalist and popular novelist. Father Greeley was a professor of sociology at the University of Arizona and the University of Chicago, and a research associate with the National Opinion Research Center (NORC). For many years, he wrote a weekly column for the Chicago Sun-Times and contributed regularly to The New York Times, the National Catholic Reporter, America, and Commonweal.