Pedro Torres (bishop)

Pedro Torres was a Roman Catholic prelate who served as Auxiliary Bishop of Cassano all'Jonio (1540–1544?)[1][2]

Most Reverend

Pedro Torres
Auxiliary Bishop of Cassano all'Jonio
ChurchCatholic Church
ArchdioceseDiocese of Cassano all'Jonio
In office1540–1544?

BiographyEdit

On 27 Aug 1540, Pedro Torres was appointed during the papacy of Pope Paul III as Auxiliary Bishop of Cassano all'Jonio and Titular Bishop of Albanen.[1] While bishop, he was the principal co-consecrator of Bartolomé de las Casas, Bishop of Chiapas (1544).[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Bishop Pedro Torres" Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved February 29, 2016
  2. ^ "Diocese of Cassano all'Jonio" GCatholic.org. Gabriel Chow. Retrieved March 15, 2016