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Seniority by Priestly Ordination


Ordained
Priest
YearsNameCurrent Title
Most Senior
23 May 1940 Loris Francesco Cardinal CapovillaPrelate Emeritus of Loreto, Italy
14 Dec 1941 José de Jesús Cardinal Pimiento RodriguezArchbishop Emeritus of Manizales, Colombia
25 Jun 1944 Carlo Cardinal FurnoGrand Master Emeritus of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem, Roman Curia
30 Nov 1945 Paulo Evaristo Cardinal Arns, O.F.M.Archbishop Emeritus of São Paulo, Brazil
20 Apr 1946 Gilberto Cardinal AgustoniPrefect Emeritus of the Apostolic Signatura, Roman Curia
13 Jul 1946 Achille Cardinal SilvestriniPrefect Emeritus of the Congregation for the Oriental Churches, Roman Curia
13 Jul 1947 Roger Marie Élie Cardinal EtchegarayPresident Emeritus of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, Roman Curia
13 Jul 1947 Silvano Cardinal PiovanelliArchbishop Emeritus of Firenze {Florence}, Italy
2 Jan 1949 Giovanni Cardinal CoppaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Czech Republic
12 Mar 1949 Serafim Cardinal Fernandes de AraújoArchbishop Emeritus of Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
12 Mar 1949 Jozef Cardinal TomkoPresident Emeritus of the Pontifical Committee for International Eucharistic Congresses, Roman Curia
19 Jun 1949 José Cardinal Freire FalcãoArchbishop Emeritus of Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil
Most Junior
22 Sep 1991 Chibly Cardinal LangloisBishop of Les Cayes, Haïti
29 Jun 1991 Soane Patita Paini Cardinal MafiBishop of Tonga, Pacific (Oceania)
8 Oct 1988 Gérald Cyprien Cardinal Lacroix, I.S.P.X.Archbishop of Québec, Canada
21 Nov 1987 Daniel Fernando Cardinal Sturla Berhouet, S.D.B.Archbishop of Montevideo, Uruguay
11 Jun 1986 Baselios Cleemis (Isaac) Cardinal ThottunkalMajor Archbishop of Trivandrum (Syro-Malankara), India
14 Jun 1985 Rainer Maria Cardinal WoelkiArchbishop of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
1 Jun 1985 Willem Jacobus Cardinal EijkArchbishop of Utrecht, Netherlands
20 Jun 1982 Kurt Cardinal KochPresident of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, Roman Curia
27 Feb 1982 Luis Antonio Gokim Cardinal TagleArchbishop of Manila, Philippines
20 Sep 1981 Dominique François Joseph Cardinal MambertiPrefect of the Apostolic Signatura, Roman Curia
27 Apr 1980 Pietro Cardinal ParolinSecretary of State, Roman Curia
29 Jun 1979 Manuel José Cardinal Macário do Nascimento ClementePatriarch of Lisboa {Lisbon}, Portugal

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