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Joseph Elmer Cardinal Ritter

Deceased

Archbishop of Saint Louis, Missouri

Cardinal-Priest of Santissimo Redentore e Sant’Alfonso in Via Merulana


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
20 Jul 1892BornNew Albany, IN
30 May 191724.9Ordained PriestPriest of Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
3 Feb 193340.5AppointedAuxiliary Bishop of Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
3 Feb 193340.5AppointedTitular Bishop of Hippos
28 Mar 193340.7Ordained BishopTitular Bishop of Hippos
24 Mar 193441.7AppointedBishop of Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
11 Nov 194452.3AppointedArchbishop of Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
20 Jul 194654.0AppointedArchbishop of Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
16 Jan 196168.5Elevated to Cardinal
16 Jan 196168.5AppointedCardinal-Priest of Santissimo Redentore e Sant’Alfonso in Via Merulana
10 Jun 196774.9DiedArchbishop of Saint Louis, Missouri, USA

MicroData Summary for Joseph Elmer Ritter:
Cardinal Joseph Elmer Ritter (born , died ) Archbishop of Saint Louis

  • a priest for 50.0 years
  • a bishop for 34.2 years
  • a cardinal for 6.4 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

Source(s):
  • b/c2+: Revue des Ordinations Épiscopales, Issue 1933, Number 16

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