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Joachim Cardinal Meisner

Archbishop Emeritus of Köln {Cologne}

Cardinal-Priest of Santa Pudenziana


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
25 Dec 1933 BornBreslau
22 Dec 196229.0Ordained PriestPriest of Erfurt-Meiningen, Germany
17 Mar 197541.2AppointedAuxiliary Bishop of Erfurt-Meiningen, Germany
17 Mar 197541.2AppointedTitular Bishop of Vina
17 May 197541.4Ordained BishopTitular Bishop of Vina
22 Apr 198046.3AppointedBishop of Berlin, Germany
17 May 198046.4InstalledBishop of Berlin, Germany
2 Feb 198349.1Elevated to Cardinal
2 Feb 198349.1AppointedCardinal-Priest of Santa Pudenziana
20 Dec 198855.0AppointedArchbishop of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
12 Feb 198955.1InstalledArchbishop of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
28 Feb 201480.2RetiredArchbishop of Köln {Cologne}, Germany

MicroData Summary for Joachim Meisner:
Joachim Cardinal Meisner (born ) Archbishop Emeritus of Köln {Cologne}

Please contact the Cardinal through the Archdiocese of Köln {Cologne}.

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

Source(s):
  • r: Bollettino, 28 Feb 2014

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