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Patriarch Melchior Miguel Carneiro Leitão, S.J. †

Deceased

Patriarch of Ethiopia


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
1519BornCoimbra, Portugal
14 Mar 154324.2ProfessedMember of Society of Jesus
23 Jan 155536.0AppointedTitular Bishop of Nicaea
155637.0AppointedBishop of Macau, China
15 Dec 156041.9Ordained BishopBishop of Macau, China
157758.0AppointedPatriarch of Ethiopia
158162.0ResignedPatriarch of Ethiopia
19 Aug 158364.6DiedPatriarch Emeritus of Ethiopia

MicroData Summary for Melchior Miguel Carneiro Leitão
Patriarch Melchior Miguel Carneiro Leitão S.J. (born 1519, died ) Patriarch of Ethiopia

  • a bishop for 22.6 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

Source(s):
  • b: Hierarchia Catholica, Volume 3, Page 257, and Page 97
  • ob/c2+: CB, 26 Jan 2016

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