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Henri Cardinal Schwery

Bishop Emeritus of Sion {Sitten}

Cardinal-Priest of Santi Protomartiri a Via Aurelia Antica


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
14 Jun 1932 BornSaint-Léonard
7 Jul 195725.1Ordained PriestPriest of Sion {Sitten}, Switzerland
22 Jul 197745.1AppointedBishop of Sion {Sitten}, Switzerland
17 Sep 197745.3Ordained BishopBishop of Sion {Sitten}, Switzerland
28 Jun 199159.0Elevated to Cardinal
28 Jun 199159.0AppointedCardinal-Priest of Santi Protomartiri a Via Aurelia Antica
1 Apr 199562.8ResignedBishop of Sion {Sitten}, Switzerland

MicroData Summary for Henri Schwery:
Henri Cardinal Schwery (born ) Bishop Emeritus of Sion {Sitten}

Please contact the Cardinal through the Diocese of Sion {Sitten}.

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

Source(s):
  • ob/c2: Le Petit Episcopologe, Issue 127

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