Juan García Ruiz

Juan García Ruiz, O.A.D. (1728–1796) was a Roman Catholic prelate who served as Bishop of Nueva Segovia (1784–1796).[1][2][3][4]

Most Reverend

Juan García Ruiz
Bishop of Nueva Segovia
ChurchCatholic Church
DioceseDiocese of Nueva Segovia
In office1784–1796
PredecessorMiguel García San Esteban
SuccessorAgustín Pedro Blaquier
Orders
Consecration12 Mar 1786
by Juan Antonio Gallego y Orbigo
Personal details
Born6 Jun 1728
Madridejos, Cebu
Died2 May 1796 (age 67)
Nueva Segovia, Philippines

BiographyEdit

Juan García Ruiz was born in Madridejos, Cebu on 6 Jun 1728 and ordained a priest in the .[2] On 25 Jun 1784, he was appointed during the papacy of Pope Pius VI as Bishop of Nueva Segovia.[1][2] On 12 Mar 1786, he was consecrated bishop by Juan Antonio Gallego y Orbigo, Bishop of Nueva Caceres.[2] He served as Bishop of Nueva Segovia until his death on 2 May 1796.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Ritzler, Remigius; Sefrin, Pirminus (1958). HIERARCHIA CATHOLICA MEDII ET RECENTIORIS AEVI Vol VI. Patavii: Messagero di S. Antonio. p. 314. (in Latin)
  2. ^ a b c d e "Bishop Juan García Ruiz, O.A.D." Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved August 2, 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 February 7, 2017
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Miguel García San Esteban
Bishop of Nueva Segovia
1784–1796
Succeeded by
Agustín Pedro Blaquier