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Abbot Athanasius (Ludwig) Merkle, O.C.S.O. †

Deceased

Abbot Emeritus

Titular See: (Ord. Cist. di S. Croce)(Nossa Senhora da Santa Cruz)


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
16 May 1888BornBayersried, Germany
4 Aug 191325.2Ordained PriestPriest of Order of Cistercians of the Strict Observance
1950²61.6AppointedAbbot
1971²82.6ResignedAbbot
5 Jun 198092.0DiedAbbot Emeritus

Note(s): ² Month Uncertain

MicroData Summary for Athanasius (Ludwig) Merkle:
Abbot Athanasius (Ludwig) Merkle O.C.S.O. (born , died ) Abbot Emeritus

  • a priest for 66.8 years

Source(s):
  • bd/bp: CB, 7 Aug 2015

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