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Joseph Cardinal Zen Ze-kiun, S.D.B.

Bishop Emeritus of Hong Kong [Xianggang]

Cardinal-Priest of Santa Maria Madre del Redentore a Tor Bella Monaca


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
13 Jan 1932 BornShanghai
11 Feb 196129.1Ordained PriestPriest of Salesians of Saint John Bosco
13 Sep 199664.7AppointedCoadjutor Bishop of Hong Kong [Xianggang], China
9 Dec 199664.9Ordained BishopCoadjutor Bishop of Hong Kong [Xianggang], China
23 Sep 200270.7SucceededBishop of Hong Kong [Xianggang], China
20 Oct 200270.8InstalledBishop of Hong Kong [Xianggang], China
24 Mar 200674.2Elevated to Cardinal
24 Mar 200674.2AppointedCardinal-Priest of Santa Maria Madre del Redentore a Tor Bella Monaca
31 May 200674.4InstalledCardinal-Priest of Santa Maria Madre del Redentore a Tor Bella Monaca
15 Apr 200977.3RetiredBishop of Hong Kong [Xianggang], China

MicroData Summary for Joseph Zen Ze-kiun:
Joseph Cardinal Zen Ze-kiun S.D.B. (born ) Bishop Emeritus of Hong Kong [Xianggang]

Please contact the Cardinal through the Diocese of Hong Kong [Xianggang].

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

Source(s):
  • r: Bollettino, 15 Apr 2009
  • ob/c2+: Le Petit Episcopologe, Issue 147, Number 12,869
  • ob/c2: Le Petit Episcopologe, Issue 168, Deceased Cardinals (back)

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