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Antonio María Cardinal Rouco Varela

Archbishop Emeritus of Madrid

Cardinal-Priest of San Lorenzo in Damaso


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
24 Aug 1936 BornVillalba
28 Mar 195922.6Ordained PriestPriest of Mondoñedo-Ferrol, Spain
17 Sep 197640.1AppointedAuxiliary Bishop of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
17 Sep 197640.1AppointedTitular Bishop of Gergis
31 Oct 197640.2Ordained BishopTitular Bishop of Gergis
9 May 198447.7AppointedArchbishop of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
28 Jul 199457.9AppointedArchbishop of Madrid, Spain
21 Feb 199861.5Elevated to Cardinal
21 Feb 199861.5AppointedCardinal-Priest of San Lorenzo in Damaso
11 Oct 199862.1InstalledCardinal-Priest of San Lorenzo in Damaso
28 Aug 201478.0RetiredArchbishop of Madrid, Spain

MicroData Summary for Antonio María Rouco Varela:
Antonio María Cardinal Rouco Varela (born ) Archbishop Emeritus of Madrid

Please contact the Cardinal through the Archdiocese of Madrid.

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

Source(s):
  • i: Bollettino, 29 Sep 1998
  • ob/c2: Le Petit Episcopologe, Issue 186, Deceased Cardinals (back)
  • r: Bollettino, 28 Aug 2014

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