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Alexandre José Maria Cardinal dos Santos, O.F.M.

Archbishop Emeritus of Maputo, Mozambique

Cardinal-Priest of San Frumenzio ai Prati Fiscali


18 Mar 1924 Born
1948²23.7ProfessedMember of Order of Friars Minor
1951²26.7Solemn VowsMember of Order of Friars Minor
25 Jun 195329.2Ordained PriestPriest of Order of Friars Minor
23 Dec 197450.7AppointedArchbishop of Lourenço Marques, Mozambique
9 Mar 197550.9Ordained BishopArchbishop of Lourenço Marques, Mozambique
28 Jun 198864.2Elevated to Cardinal
28 Jun 198864.2AppointedCardinal-Priest of San Frumenzio ai Prati Fiscali
22 Feb 200378.9RetiredArchbishop of Maputo, Mozambique

Note(s): ² Month Uncertain

MicroData Summary for Alexandre José Maria dos Santos
Alexandre José Maria Cardinal dos Santos O.F.M. (born ) Archbishop Emeritus of Maputo

Birth PlaceZavala
Ordained PriestLisboa, Patriarchate of Lisboa {Lisbon}, Portugal
Ordained BishopSports Palace, Lourenço Marques, Archdiocese of Lourenço Marques

Please contact the Cardinal through the Archdiocese of Maputo.

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

  • ob/c2: Le Petit Episcopologe, Issue 142


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