Wojciech Stawowski

Wojciech Stawowski (1625 – 20 Jun 1693) was a Roman Catholic prelate who served as Auxiliary Bishop of Gniezno (1676–1693).[1][2][3]

Most Reverend

Wojciech Stawowski
Auxiliary Bishop of Gniezno
Titular Bishop of Petra in Palaestina
ChurchCatholic Church
ArchdioceseArchdiocese of Gniezno
In office1676–1693
Personal details
Born1625
Died20 Jun 1693 (age 68)
Gniezno, Poland

BiographyEdit

Wojciech Stawowski was born in 1525.[1] On 23 Mar 1676, he was appointed during the papacy of Pope Clement X as Auxiliary Bishop of Gniezno and Titular Bishop of Petra in Palaestina.[1] In 1676, he was consecrated bishop by Andrzej Olszowski, Archbishop of Gniezno. He served as Auxiliary Bishop of Gniezno until his death on 20 Jun 1693.[1] While bishop, he was the principal co-consecrator of Piotr Mieszkowski (młodszy), Auxiliary Bishop of Włocławek (1679); and Tomasz Bogoria Skotnicki, Auxiliary Bishop of Chelmno (1686).[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d e "Bishop Wojciech Stawowski" Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved July 2, 2016
  2. ^ "Archdiocese of Gniezno" Catholic-Hierarchy.org. David M. Cheney. Retrieved March 27, 2016
  3. ^ "Metropolitan Archdiocese of Gniezno" GCatholic.org. Gabriel Chow. Retrieved March 27, 2016