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Jerónimo Podestá
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Birth: 1920
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Death: Jun. 23, 2000
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Religious, born in Ramos Mejia, Bachelor of Canon Law and Professor of Theology. In 1961 he was Vicar General of La Plata and was Bishop of Avellaneda City from 1962 to 1967, where he expressed his popular character and defended labor disputes and fought the dictatorship of General Juan Carlos Onganía. For his policy positions and his criticism of the Vatican leadership, was suspended A-Divinis by Pope Paul VI in 1967, prohibiting him use habits and celebrate mass. He married his former private secretary Clelia Luro. He was founder of the Movement of Priests married, founded later in 27 countries. He was exiled between 1974 and 1982 due to threats from the band-police "Triple A".

Cause of death: heart attack. 
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  Clelia Luro (1917 - 2013)*
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Cementerio Parque del Campanario
Buenos Aires
Capital Federal, Argentina
Maintained by: Errete
Originally Created by: Rolo
Record added: Jan 30, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24279169
Jerónimo Podestá
Added by: Errete
Jerónimo Podestá
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Jerónimo Podestá
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