Meet the Pope's New BFF
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Manuel Tato
Manuel Tato (March 5, 1907 - August 12, 1980) was a prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as auxiliary bishop of Buenos Aires from 1948 till 1961, when he became bishop of Santiago del Ester...
Francis Doyle Gleeson
Francis Doyle Gleeson, S.J. (January 17, 1895 – April 30, 1983) was an American prelate of the Catholic Church. He was the first Bishop of Fairbanks from 1962 to 1968, previously serving as Vica...
Antonio Riboldi
Antonio Riboldi, I.C. (born 16 January 1923) is an Italian Prelate of Roman Catholic Church. Riboldi was born in Triuggio, Italy and ordained a priest on 29 June 1951 from the religious order of the...
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Odon Marie Arsène Razanakolona
Odon Marie Arsène Razanakolona (born 24 May 1946 in Fianarantsoa) is the Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Antananarivo in Antananarivo, Madagascar.
He was ordained priest on 28 December 1975. He w...
Lucas Luis Dónnelly
Lucas Luis Dónnelly (29 July 1921 – 31 August 2012) was an Argentine Prelate of Roman Catholic Church. Dónnelly was born in General Cabrera, Argentina and was ordained a priest on December 21, ...
John Petit (bishop)
John Edward Petit (22 June 1895 – 2 June 1973) was a Roman Catholic prelate who served as the Bishop of Menevia from 1947 to 1972.Born in London on 22 June 1895, he was ordained to the priesthood on 9...
Ottokár Prohászka
Ottokár Prohászka (Hungarian: Prohászka Ottokár; October 10, 1858, Nyitra (today Nitra, Slovakia) – April 2, 1927, Budapest) was a Hungarian Roman Catholic theologian and Bishop of Székesfehérvár ...
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Manuel Vieira Pinto
Manuel Vieira Pinto (born December 8, 1923) is an Mozambican Prelate of Roman Catholic Church. Pinto was born in São Pedro de Aboim, Portugal and was ordained a priest on August 7, 1949. He was appo...
Leo Thomas Maher
Leo Thomas Maher (July 1, 1915 – February 23, 1991) was an American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Bishop of Santa Rosa (1962–69) and Bishop of San Diego (1969-90).
Leo M...
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Czeslaw Kozon
Czeslaw Kozon (born 17 November 1951, Idestrup, Falster, Denmark) is the Roman Catholic bishop of the Diocese of Copenhagen.His parents were emigres from Poland who fled the Communist takeover of that...
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John Jukes
The Right Reverend John Peter Jukes (7 August 1923 – 21 November 2011) was an English prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He was a member of the Conventual Franciscans.Jukes was born in Eltham, orda...
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Bonaventure Patrick Paul
Bonaventure Patrick Paul† (26 March 1929, Karachi - 18 January 2007) was a former Bishop of Hyderabad, Pakistan.
He received his early education at St Patrick's High School, Karachi. He received h...
Samuel Allen (bishop)
Samuel Webster Allen (23 March 1844 – 13 May 1908) was an English prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as the Bishop of Shrewsbury from 1897 to 1908.Born in Stockport on 23 March 1844, he w...
Vladas Michelevičius
Vladislovas Michelevičius (8 June 1924 – 12 November 2008) was a Lithuanian bishop for the Roman Catholic Church.Born in 1924 he was ordained as a priest on 31 October 1948. On 13 November 1986 he was...
John Sweeny (bishop)
John Sweeny (May 6, 1821 – March 25, 1901) was a Canadian Roman Catholic priest and Bishop of Saint John in New Brunswick from 1859 to 1901.Bishop Sweeny was a leading figure in opposition to th...
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Luigi Ferrando
Luigi Ferrando (Dom Luís) (born January 22, 1941) is the current bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Bragança do Pará.
Ferrando was born in Agazzano, in the Province of Piacenza. He was ordain...
Gerald Thomas Bergan
Gerald Thomas Bergan (January 26, 1892 – July 12, 1972) was an American clergyman of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Bishop of Des Moines (1934–48) and Archbishop of Omaha (1948-69).
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John Edward Taylor (bishop of Stockholm)
John Edward Taylor, OMI (15 November 1914 – 9 September 1976) was an American Roman Catholic bishop. On 25 May 1940, aged 25, he was ordained a priest of the Oblates of Mary Immaculate. He was n...
Juan Conway McNabb
Juan Conway McNabb (born December 11, 1925) is an American born bishop in the Catholic Church and served as the first bishop of the Diocese of Chulucanas in the Piura Region of Peru from 1988-2000.
Andrew Joseph McDonald
Andrew Joseph McDonald (October 24, 1923 – April 1, 2014) was an American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Bishop of Little Rock from 1972 to 2000. He spent his retirement at the St...
José de Aquino Pereira
José de Aquino Pereira (April 22, 1920 – November 17, 2011) was a Brazilian prelate of the Roman Catholic Church.Pereira was born in Brazil and ordained a priest on December 3, 1944 from the Diocese o...
Francis Xavier Irwin
Francis Xavier Irwin (born January 9, 1934) is a retired American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church who served as Auxiliary bishop for the Archdiocese of Boston and Titular Bishop of Ubaza from 199...
Jacques Landriault
Jacques Landriault (born September 23, 1921) is a Canadian Prelate of Roman Catholic Church. Landriault was born in Alfred, Ontario and was ordained a priest on February 9, 1947. Landriault was appoi...