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Karl Cardinal Lehmann

Bishop Emeritus of Mainz

Cardinal-Priest of San Leone I


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
16 May 1936 BornSigmaringen
10 Oct 196327.4Ordained PriestPriest of Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
21 Jun 198347.0AppointedBishop of Mainz, Germany
2 Oct 198347.3Ordained BishopBishop of Mainz, Germany
21 Feb 200164.7Elevated to Cardinal
21 Feb 200164.7AppointedCardinal-Priest of San Leone I
24 May 200165.0InstalledCardinal-Priest of San Leone I
16 May 201680.0RetiredBishop of Mainz, Germany

MicroData Summary for Karl Lehmann
Karl Cardinal Lehmann (born ) Bishop Emeritus of Mainz

Please contact the Cardinal through the Diocese of Mainz.

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

Source(s):
  • ob/c2: Le Petit Episcopologe, Issue 110, Deceased Cardinals (back)
  • r: Bollettino, 16 May 2016

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