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Bishop Sidney Matthew Metzger

Deceased

Bishop Emeritus of El Paso, Texas


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
11 Jul 1902BornFredericksburg, TX
3 Apr 192623.7Ordained PriestPriest
27 Dec 193937.5AppointedAuxiliary Bishop of Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA
27 Dec 193937.5AppointedTitular Bishop of Birtha
10 Apr 194037.7Ordained BishopTitular Bishop of Birtha
26 Dec 194139.5AppointedCoadjutor Bishop of El Paso, Texas, USA
29 Nov 194240.4SucceededBishop of El Paso, Texas, USA
17 Mar 197875.7RetiredBishop of El Paso, Texas, USA
12 Apr 198683.8DiedBishop Emeritus of El Paso, Texas, USA

MicroData Summary for Sidney Matthew Metzger:
Bishop Sidney Matthew Metzger (born , died ) Bishop Emeritus of El Paso

  • a priest for 60.0 years
  • a bishop for 46.0 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

Source(s):
  • b/c2+: Revue des Ordinations ╔piscopales, Issue 1940, Number 21

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