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Bishop Richard Cleire, M. Afr. †

Deceased

Bishop Emeritus of Kasongo

Titular Bishop of Tadamata


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
28 Oct 1900BornAnvers
29 Jun 192625.7Ordained PriestPriest of Missionaries of Africa (White Fathers)
14 Dec 194444.1AppointedVicar Apostolic of Kivu, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
14 Dec 194444.1AppointedTitular Bishop of Claudiopolis in Isauria
4 Mar 194544.4Ordained BishopTitular Bishop of Claudiopolis in Isauria
10 Jan 195251.2AppointedVicar Apostolic of Kasongo, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
10 Nov 195959.0AppointedBishop of Kasongo, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
5 Apr 196362.4ResignedBishop of Kasongo, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
5 Apr 196362.4AppointedTitular Bishop of Tadamata
8 Jan 196867.2DiedBishop Emeritus of Kasongo, Congo (Dem. Rep.)

MicroData Summary for Richard Cleire:
Bishop Richard Cleire M. Afr. (born , died ) Bishop Emeritus of Kasongo

  • a priest for 41.5 years
  • a bishop for 22.8 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

Source(s):
  • b/c2+: Revue des Ordinations Épiscopales, Issue 1945, Number 9

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