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Casariego y Acevedo, Cardinal. Mario b. February 13, 1909 d. June 15, 1983 Roman Catholic Cardinal. A native of Figueras de Castropol, Spain, Mario Casariego y Acevedo joined the Clerics Regular of Somasca in 1924 in El Salvador, making his solemn profession on October 3, 1930, in Somasca, Italy. After undergoing studies at the Somascan houses of studies in Bergamo and Genoa and later at the Somascan theological seminary of San Salvador, he was ordained priest on July 19, 1936 in San Salvador. Rector of the La Ceiba Institute of San Salvador, he served as counselor of...[Read More] (Bio by: Eman Bonnici) Catedral Primada Metropolitana de Santiago, Guatemala City, Guatemala, Guatemala
Quezada Toruņo, Cardinal. Rodolfo b. March 8, 1932 d. June 4, 2012 Roman Catholic Cardinal. The Archbishop Emeritus of Guatemala City, he shall probably be remembered for his part in ending his country's long-running civil war. Raised in the Guatemalan capital city, he studied at the Seminary of San Jose in El Salvador, was ordained a Priest on September 21, 1956, and in 1959 earned a degree in theology from the University of Innsbruck, Austria. After receiving a doctorate in canon law from Rome's Pontifical Gregorian University in 1962 he returned to...[Read More] (Bio by: Bob Hufford) Catedral Primada Metropolitana de Santiago, Guatemala City, Guatemala, Guatemala Plot: Chapel of Santiago Apostol