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Paulo Evaristo Cardinal Arns, O.F.M. †


Archbishop Emeritus of São Paulo, Brazil

Cardinal-Priest of Sant’Antonio da Padova in Via Tuscolana


14 Sep 1921Born
10 Dec 194322.2ProfessedMember of Order of Friars Minor
29 Nov 194423.2Ordained DeaconDeacon of Order of Friars Minor
30 Nov 194524.2Ordained PriestPriest of Order of Friars Minor
2 May 196644.6AppointedAuxiliary Bishop of São Paulo, Brazil
2 May 196644.6AppointedTitular Bishop of Respecta
3 Jul 196644.8Ordained BishopTitular Bishop of Respecta
22 Oct 197049.1AppointedArchbishop of São Paulo, Brazil
1 Nov 197049.1InstalledArchbishop of São Paulo, Brazil
5 Mar 197351.4Elevated to Cardinal
5 Mar 197351.4AppointedCardinal-Priest of Sant’Antonio da Padova in Via Tuscolana
9 Apr 199876.5RetiredArchbishop of São Paulo, Brazil
14 Dec 201695.2DiedArchbishop Emeritus of São Paulo, Brazil

MicroData Summary for Paulo Evaristo Arns
(VIAF: 115125092; WikiData: Q665962)
Paulo Evaristo Cardinal Arns O.F.M. (born , died ) Archbishop Emeritus of São Paulo

Birth PlaceForquilhinha, Archdiocese of Florianópolis, Santa Catarina
Ordained PriestPetrópolis, Diocese of Niterói (Nictheroy)
Ordained BishopSacred Heart, Church, Forquilhinha, Diocese of Tubarão, Santa Catarina
Death PlaceSanta Catarina, Hospital, São Paulo, Archdiocese of São Paulo
Buried Place (Original)Crypt, Cathedral, São Paulo, Archdiocese of São Paulo

  • a priest for 71.0 years
  • a bishop for 50.4 years
  • a cardinal for 43.7 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

  • ob/c2: Le Petit Episcopologe, Issue 142
  • b: The Cardinals of the Holy Roman Church
  • d: CB, 14 Dec 2016
  • ob/c2/d: Le Petit Episcopologe, Issue 230, Deceased Cardinals (back), Necrology (back)
  • ob/c34: Le Petit Episcopologe, Issue 3, Number 115
  • c2: Le Petit Episcopologe, Issue 19, Number 1,013, Ascendance


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