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Bishop John Bernard Kevenhoerster, O.S.B. †


Vicar Apostolic of Bahama Islands, Bahamas, Antilles

Titular Bishop of Camuliana


1 Nov 1869Born
10 Jan 188717.1EnteredMember of Order of Saint Benedict
25 Jul 189222.7First VowsMember of Order of Saint Benedict
1 Sep 189525.8Solemn VowsMember of Order of Saint Benedict
24 Jun 189626.6Ordained PriestPriest of Order of Saint Benedict
22 May 193161.5AppointedPrefect of Bahama, Bahamas, Antilles
7 Feb 193262.2InstalledPrefect of Bahama, Bahamas, Antilles
27 Oct 193363.9AppointedTitular Bishop of Camuliana
21 Dec 193364.1Ordained BishopTitular Bishop of Camuliana
15 Jan 194171.2AppointedVicar Apostolic of Bahama Islands, Bahamas, Antilles
9 Dec 194980.1DiedVicar Apostolic of Bahama Islands, Bahamas, Antilles

MicroData Summary for John Bernard Kevenhoerster
(WikiData: Q6221668)
Bishop John Bernard Kevenhoerster O.S.B. (born , died ) Vicar Apostolic of Bahama Islands

Birth PlaceEssen, Germany
Ordained PriestSt. John's Abbey, Church, Collegeville, MN
Ordained BishopSaint Patrick, Cathedral, New York, Archdiocese of New York, New York, USA
Death PlaceNassau, Vicariate Apostolic of Bahama Islands, Bahamas

  • a priest for 53.4 years
  • a bishop for 15.9 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

  • b/c2+: Les Ordinations Épiscopales, Year 1933, Number 88
  • prof/c1/b: CB, 9 Jul 2022


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