Francisco Verdín y Molina

Francisco Verdín y Molina (died April 29, 1675) was a Roman Catholic prelate who served as Bishop of Michoacán (1673–1675) and Bishop of Guadalajara (1665–1673).[1][2][3]

Most Reverend

Francisco Verdín y Molina
Bishop of Michoacán
ChurchCatholic Church
DioceseDiocese of Michoacán
In office1673–1675
PredecessorFrancisco Antonio Sarmiento de Luna y Enríquez
SuccessorFrancisco de Aguiar y Seijas y Ulloa
Orders
ConsecrationJune 27, 1666
by Marcos Ramírez de Prado y Ovando
Personal details
DiedApril 29, 1675
Guadalajara, Mexico
Previous post(s)Bishop of Guadalajara (1665-1673)

BiographyEdit

On May 30, 1665, Francisco Verdín y Molina was appointed by the King of Spain and confirmed by Pope Alexander VII as Bishop of Guadalajara.[1][3] On June 27, 1666, he was consecrated bishop by Marcos Ramírez de Prado y Ovando, Bishop of Michoacán.[3] On November 27, 1673, he was appointed by the King of Spain and confirmed by Pope Clement X as Bishop of Michoacán.[2][3] He served as Bishop of Michoacán until his death on April 29, 1675.[2][3]

While bishop of Guadalajara, he was the principal Consecrator of Francisco Antonio Sarmiento de Luna y Enríquez, Bishop of Michoacán.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Gauchat, Patritius (Patrice) (1935). HIERARCHIA CATHOLICA MEDII ET RECENTIORIS AEVI Vol IV. Münster: Libraria Regensbergiana. p. 198. (in Latin)
  2. ^ a b c Ritzler, Remigius; Sefrin, Pirminus (1952). HIERARCHIA CATHOLICA MEDII ET RECENTIORIS AEVI Vol V. Patavii: Messagero di S. Antonio. p. 262. (in Latin)
  3. ^ a b c d e f Catholic Hierarchy: "Bishop Francisco Verdín y Molina" retrieved December 31, 2015

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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by Bishop of Guadalajara
1665–1673
Succeeded by
Preceded by Bishop of Michoacán
1673–1675
Succeeded by