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Bishop St. François de Sales

Deceased

Bishop of Genève {Geneva}


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
21 Aug 1567BornThorens
18 Dec 159326.3Ordained PriestPriest of Genève {Geneva}, Switzerland
15 Jul 160234.9AppointedCoadjutor Bishop of Genève {Geneva}, Switzerland
15 Jul 160234.9AppointedTitular Bishop of Nicopolis ad Iaterum
17 Sep 160235.1SucceededBishop of Genève {Geneva}, Switzerland
8 Dec 160235.3Ordained BishopBishop of Genève {Geneva}, Switzerland
28 Dec 162255.4DiedBishop of Genève {Geneva}, Switzerland
8 Jan 1662Beatified
19 Apr 1665Canonized

MicroData Summary for St. François de Sales:
Bishop St. François de Sales (born , died ) Bishop of Genève {Geneva}

  • a priest for 29.0 years
  • a bishop for 20.1 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

Source(s):
  • b: Catholic Encyclopedia
  • b: Hierarchia Catholica Medii et Recentioris Aevi, Volume 4, Page 193

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