1850 – Born on the 17th of January, Cimbres, Pernambuco, Brazil. 1888 – He was nominated a bishop by Pope Leo XIII, but refused; however, when Pope Leo, obviously believing very firmly in his ability, nominated him again three years later to the diocese of Goias he accepted his nomination very willingly. 1894 – Catholic ..
1656 – Samuel Andrew born in Cambridge, Massachusetts. – He was an American Congregational clergyman and educator. 1707-1719 – He served as the rector of Yale University. 1738 – Sa..
1930 – Born on January 27th in Gaberje, Yugoslavia. 1948 – He and his family emigrated to Canada where he studied philosophy and theology at St. Augustine’s Seminary. 1955 – Ordained as a priest by Cardinal McGuigan in St. Michael’s Cathedral on June 4th. 1957-1960 – Father Ambrozic obtained the degrees of ..
1915 – Born on the 22nd of January. 1966 – He was the mayor of West Berlin, Germany for one year. 1967 – He was forced out of office after criticizing the police killing of a left-wing student activist. 1993 – He died on the 18..
1510 – Born in Pernaja, Finland and was named after the patron saint of Pernaja’s church. 1528 – Became a scribe for Bishop Martinus Skytte. 1531 – Ordained for priesthood after following the footstep of his teacher. 1536 – Agricola was sent to study in Wittenberg by the Bishop of Turku. 1537 – Started translating ..
1079 – He was born in the little village of Pallet, about 10 miles east of Nantes, in Brittany, the eldest son of a noble Breton family. 1100 – Abelard went to Paris to study under William of Champeaux at the school of Notre Dame and soon attacked the ultrarealist position of his master with ..
1835 – Born on the 18th of December at Roxbury, Massachusetts. 1853 – He graduated at the University of New York. 1856 – He studied law and was admitted to the bar. 1860 – He was ordained a minister of the Congregational Church, after studying theology with his uncle. – He was ..