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Bishop Henri Joseph Marius Piérard, A.A. †


Bishop Emeritus of Beni, Congo (Dem. Rep.)


21 Jun 1893Born
14 Aug 191118.1EnteredMember of Augustinians of the Assumption
15 Aug 192128.1Perpetual VowsMember of Augustinians of the Assumption
26 Jul 192532.0Ordained PriestPriest of Augustinians of the Assumption
22 Jun 193441.0AppointedSuperior of Beni nel Congo Belga {Belgian Congo}
14 Jun 193844.9AppointedVicar Apostolic of Beni nel Congo Belga {Belgian Congo}
14 Jun 193844.9AppointedTitular Bishop of Andropolis
21 Nov 193845.4Ordained BishopTitular Bishop of Andropolis
10 Nov 195966.3AppointedBishop of Beni nel Congo
17 May 196672.9ResignedBishop of Beni, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
17 May 196672.9AppointedTitular Bishop of Molicunza
27 Apr 197379.8ResignedTitular Bishop of Molicunza
5 Mar 197581.7DiedBishop Emeritus of Beni, Congo (Dem. Rep.)

MicroData Summary for Henri Joseph Marius Piérard
(WikiData: Q62388438)
Bishop Henri Joseph Marius Piérard A.A. (born , died ) Bishop Emeritus of Beni

Birth PlaceFélenne, Diocese of Namur {Namen}, Belgium
Ordained BishopMulo
Death PlaceSacré-Cœur, Hospital, Louvain
Buried Place (Original)Park Abbey (Heverlee), Cemetery, Louvain

  • a priest for 49.6 years
  • a bishop for 36.2 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

  • b/c2+: Les Ordinations Épiscopales, Year 1938, Number 93


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