Hernando Guerrero

Hernando Guerrero, O.S.A. (1572 – July 1, 1641) was the Archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Manila (1634–1641) and the Bishop of the Diocese of Nueva Segovia (1628–1634).[1][2][3][4]


Hernando Guerrero

Archbishop of Manila
Hernando Guerrero , O.S.A. (1635 - 1641).jpg
ChurchCatholic Church
DioceseRoman Catholic Archdiocese of Manila
PredecessorDiego Vázquez de Mercado
SuccessorFernando Montero Espinosa
Orders
Consecration1628
by Pedro de Arce
Personal details
Born1572
Alcaraz, Spain
DiedJuly 1, 1641 (age 69)
Previous postBishop of Nueva Segovia

BiographyEdit

Hernando Guerrero was born in Alcaraz, Spain and was an ordained priest of the Order of Saint Augustine.[2]

On December 17, 1626, Urban VIII appointed him Bishop of Nueva Segovia.[2] He was consecrated bishop in 1628 by Pedro de Arce, Bishop of Cebu.[2] On January 9, 1634, Urban VIII appointed him Archbishop of Manila where he served until his death on July 1, 1641.[2] While bishop, he was the Principal Consecrator of Diego Aduarte, Bishop of Nueva Segovia (1635).[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Gauchat, Patritius (Patrice) (1935). HIERARCHIA CATHOLICA MEDII ET RECENTIORIS AEVI Vol IV. Münster: Libraria Regensbergiana. pp. 261 and 230. (in Latin)
  2. ^ a b c d e f "Archbishop Hernando Guerrero, O.S.A."Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved June 11, 2017
  3. ^ "Metropolitan Archdiocese of Nueva Segovia" GCatholic.org. Gabriel Chow. Retrieved February 29, 2016
  4. ^ "Archdiocese of Nueva Segovia". Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved 21 January 2015.

External links and additional sourcesEdit

Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Juan Rentería
Bishop of Nueva Segovia
1628–1634
Succeeded by
Diego Aduarte
Preceded by
Diego Vázquez de Mercado
Archbishop of Manila
1634–1641
Succeeded by
Fernando Montero Espinosa