Person - Moro Briz, Santos (1888-1980)

Moro Briz, Santos (1888-1980)

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Person

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Moro Briz, Santos (1888-1980)

Fechas de existencia:

1888-06-01 - 1980

History:

Priest and bishop of Avila. He did his priestly studies at the Seminary of Avila, and from 1904, in Rome, he obtained his PhD on Philosophy, Theology and Canon Law by the Gregorian University. He was a teacher at the Seminary of Avila. In 1934, he was appointed bishop of Avila and his was one of the longest episcopate in the history of the diocese, as he served for thirty-three years, from 1935 to 1968. He was a great friend of Monsignor José Escrivá de Balaguer, founder of Opus Dei, and they corresponded during the Spanish Civil War. During the time he spent as bishop of Avila, the Seminary was his greatest concern, as he had been a student and a teacher there. He also promoted the declaration of the Convent of San José of Avila, founded by Santa Teresa de Jesús, as a historic-artistic monument.

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Varón

Related Authorities

Convento de San José de Ávila (España)  ( Es esponsor de/ es patrocinador de )

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Catálogo de Autoridades:

VIAF

Catálogo de Autoridades:

VIAF

Fichero de Autoridades:

Biblioteca Nacional de España

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