Mar. 2, 1943 Santa Fe Santa Fe County New Mexico, USA
Most Rev. Rudolph A. Gerken, D.D. - Seventh Archbishop of Santa Fe
Born March 7, 1884 in Dyersville, Iowa; ordained June 10, 1917; consecrated & appointed First Bishop of Amarillo April 26, 1927; appointed Archbishop of Santa Fe June 2, 1933; installed August 23, 1933; died March 2, 1943 in Santa Fe, NM.
Interred at the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Francis of Assisi.
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-Anonymous Added: May. 28, 2012
It Was You, O God, Who Made Your Servant Archbishop Gerken, A Successor Of The Apostles By Raising Him To The Episcopal Order. May He Also Be Associated With Them Forever. We Ask This Through Our Lord, Jesus Christ, Your Son. Amen. -
Eman Bonnici Added: Jun. 20, 2012