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Archbishop João de Souza Lima, O. Cist. †


Archbishop Emeritus of Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil

Member of Order of Cistercians


22 Mar 1913Born
12 Nov 193926.6Ordained PriestPriest
14 May 194936.1AppointedAuxiliary Bishop of Diamantina, Minas Gerais, Brazil
14 May 194936.1AppointedTitular Bishop of Derbe
21 Sep 194936.4Ordained BishopTitular Bishop of Derbe
6 Feb 195541.8AppointedBishop of Nazaré, Pernambuco, Brazil
16 Jan 195844.8AppointedArchbishop of Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil
197258.7AppointedApostolic Administrator of Itacoatiara, Amazonas, Brazil
197561.7CeasedApostolic Administrator of Itacoatiara, Amazonas, Brazil
21 Apr 198067.0ResignedArchbishop of Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil
21 Apr 198067.0AppointedCoadjutor Archbishop of São Salvador da Bahia, Brazil
19 Oct 198168.5ResignedCoadjutor Archbishop of São Salvador da Bahia, Brazil
1983²69.7ProfessedMember of Order of Cistercians
1 Oct 198471.5DiedArchbishop Emeritus of Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil

Note(s): ² Month Uncertain

MicroData Summary for João de Souza Lima
Archbishop João de Souza Lima O. Cist. (born , died ) Archbishop Emeritus of Manaus

Birth PlaceTacaratu

  • a priest for 44.8 years
  • a bishop for 35.0 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

  • b/c2+: Revue des Ordinations Épiscopales, Issue 1949, Number 82


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