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Bernard Francis Cardinal Law

Archpriest Emeritus of the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore {Saint Mary Major Basilica}

Cardinal-Priest of Santa Susanna


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
4 Nov 1931 BornTorreón, México
21 May 196129.5Ordained PriestPriest of Natchez-Jackson, Mississippi, USA
22 Oct 197342.0AppointedBishop of Springfield-Cape Girardeau, Missouri, USA
5 Dec 197342.1Ordained BishopBishop of Springfield-Cape Girardeau, Missouri, USA
11 Jan 198452.2AppointedArchbishop of Boston, Massachusetts, USA
23 Mar 198452.4InstalledArchbishop of Boston, Massachusetts, USA
25 May 198553.6Elevated to Cardinal
25 May 198553.6AppointedCardinal-Priest of Santa Susanna
13 Dec 200271.1ResignedArchbishop of Boston, Massachusetts, USA
27 May 200472.6AppointedArchpriest of the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore {Saint Mary Major Basilica}
Nov 2011³80.0RetiredArchpriest of the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore {Saint Mary Major Basilica}

Note(s): ³ Day Uncertain

MicroData Summary for Bernard Francis Law:
Bernard Francis Cardinal Law (born ) Archpriest Emeritus of Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore {Saint Mary Major Basilica}

Please contact the Cardinal through the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore {Saint Mary Major Basilica}.

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

Source(s):
  • r: Bollettino, 21 Nov 2011

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