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Rafael Cardinal Merry del Val y Zulueta

Deceased

Secretary of the Congregation of the Holy Office

Cardinal-Priest of Santa Prassede

Archpriest of the Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano {Saint Peter Basilica}


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
10 Oct 1865BornLondon, Great Britain
27 May 188822.6Ordained DeaconDeacon
30 Dec 188823.2Ordained PriestPriest
10 Mar 189731.4AppointedApostolic Delegate to Canada
21 Oct 189934.0AppointedPresident of Pontifical Ecclesiastical Academy, Roman Curia
19 Apr 190034.5AppointedTitular Archbishop of Nicaea
6 May 190034.6Ordained BishopTitular Archbishop of Nicaea
4 Aug 190337.8AppointedPro-Secretary of the Secretariat of State
9 Nov 190338.1Elevated to Cardinal
12 Nov 190338.1AppointedCardinal-Priest of Santa Prassede
12 Nov 190338.1AppointedSecretary of State
12 Jan 191448.3AppointedArchpriest of the Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano {Saint Peter Basilica}
20 Aug 191448.9ResignedSecretary of State
14 Oct 191449.0AppointedSecretary of the Congregation of the Holy Office
26 Feb 193064.4DiedSecretary of the Congregation of the Holy Office

MicroData Summary for Rafael Merry del Val y Zulueta:
Rafael Cardinal Merry del Val y Zulueta (born , died ) Secretary of Holy Office

  • a priest for 41.2 years
  • a bishop for 29.8 years
  • a cardinal for 26.3 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

Source(s):
  • b/c2: Hierarchia Catholica Medii et Recentioris Aevi, Volume 8, Page 411

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