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Valerian Cardinal Gracias

Deceased

Archbishop of Bombay

Cardinal-Priest of Santa Maria in Via Lata


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
23 Oct 1900BornKarachi
3 Oct 192625.9Ordained PriestPriest of Bombay, India
11 Apr 194645.5AppointedAuxiliary Bishop of Bombay, India
11 Apr 194645.5AppointedTitular Bishop of Thennesus
29 Jun 194645.7Ordained BishopTitular Bishop of Thennesus
4 Dec 195050.1AppointedArchbishop of Bombay, India
12 Jan 195352.2Elevated to Cardinal
12 Jan 195352.2AppointedCardinal-Priest of Santa Maria in Via Lata
11 Sep 197877.9DiedArchbishop of Bombay, India

MicroData Summary for Valerian Gracias:
Valerian Cardinal Gracias (born , died ) Archbishop of Bombay

  • a priest for 51.9 years
  • a bishop for 32.2 years
  • a cardinal for 25.7 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

Source(s):
  • ab/bomb: CB, 18 Jan 2012
  • b/c2+: Revue des Ordinations Épiscopales, Issue 1946, Number 48

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