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1207 – Born in England. The Archbishop of Canterbury who, because he was a foreigner and because he attempted to remedy the financial disarray of his see, won the enmity of the English clergy.        – He succeeded in repaying a portion of the immense debt incurred by his predecessor, Edmund of Abingdon, and is ..

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1896 – He was born on the 17th of February in Orange, NJ. 1922 – On the 23rd of December, he was ordained as Priest of Newark, New Jersey, USA. 1940 – On the 21st of May, he was appointed Auxiliary Bishop of Newark, New Jersey, USA.          –  On the 25th of ..

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1792 – Anthony Blanc was an american, (French-born) archbishop. 1820 – He was assigned as pastor of St. Francis of Pointe Coupee. 1835-1850 – Archbishop Antoine Blanc was Grand Vicar, Fourth Bishop. 1851-1860 – Became the 1st archbishop of New Orleans.         – Hardly anyone in the history of New Orleans accomplished more for the ..

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1795 – Born at St. Pierre of the River of the South on September 3rd. Archbishop Francis Norbert Blanchet, the founder of the Archdiocese of Oregon City. 1810 – He entered the Quebec Seminary, together with his brother Augustine-Magloire, who later became the Bishop of Nesqually, today the Archdiocese of Seattle. 1819 – Archbishop Blanchet ..

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1829 – Born on the 14th of July in Balsall Heath, Birmingham.        – Educated at King Edward’s School in Birmingham and Trinity College, Cambridge. 1852 – He began his career as a schoolmaster at Rugby School. 1859 – He was chosen by Prince Albert as the first Master (headmaster) of Wellington College, Berkshire. 1872-1877 ..

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1120 – Born in London is a English prelate and saint.   1162-1170 – Became Archbishop of Canterbury.   1164 – Assembly at Clarendon Palace in which he presented his demands in sixteen constitutions.   1170 – On Tuesday, 29th of December Becket was murdered inside Canterbury Cathedral.   1173 – He was Canonized by ..

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1544 – Archbishop Richard Bancroft was born at Farnworth, Bolton in Lancashire. 1567 – Educated at Christ’s College and finished his BA (Bachelor of Arts). 1570 – Entered in Jesus College and took his degree of MA (Master of Arts).  1580 – He graduated BD (Bachelor of Divinity). 1585 – Bancroft graduated as DD (Doctor ..

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1941 – Born on the 3rd of January in Beirut, Lebanon. 1958 – He was ordained a deacon of the Armenian Church in June. 1961 – After completing theological and armenological studies at the Seminary, he was ordained a celibate monk on the 28th of May, by Catholicos Zareh I, who named him Mesrob in ..

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1814 – Alemany was born in Vich, Catalonia on July 3, 1814. 1830 – Entered the Dominican Order. 1831 – Made his solemn profession. 1837 – Ordained as a priest on March 11, 1837. 1840-1848 – Engaged himself in missionary activity in the Eastern and Southern United States. Became a naturalized American citizen. Appointed Prior-Provincial ..

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