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Archbishop Richard Anthony Burke, S.P.S.

Archbishop Emeritus of Benin City


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
19 Feb 1949 BornClonmel, Ireland
1 Oct 197122.6ProfessedMember of St. Patrick’s Society for the Foreign Missions
7 Jun 197324.3Ordained DeaconDeacon of St. Patrick’s Society for the Foreign Missions
18 May 197526.2Ordained PriestPriest of St. Patrick’s Society for the Foreign Missions
6 Dec 199546.8AppointedCoadjutor Bishop of Warri, Nigeria
6 Jan 199646.9Ordained BishopCoadjutor Bishop of Warri, Nigeria
3 Mar 199748.0SucceededBishop of Warri, Nigeria
24 Dec 200758.8AppointedArchbishop of Benin City, Nigeria
24 Dec 200758.8AppointedApostolic Administrator of Warri, Nigeria
7 Mar 200859.1InstalledArchbishop of Benin City, Nigeria
29 Mar 201061.1ResignedApostolic Administrator of Warri, Nigeria
31 May 201061.3ResignedArchbishop of Benin City, Nigeria

MicroData Summary for Richard Anthony Burke:
Archbishop Richard Anthony Burke S.P.S. (born ) Archbishop Emeritus of Benin City

Please contact the Archbishop through the Archdiocese of Benin City.

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

Source(s):
  • ab: Bollettino, 24 Dec 2007
  • r: Bollettino, 31 May 2010
  • ob/c2+: Le Petit Episcopologe, Issue 143, Number 12,648

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