Cardinal Stanislaw Hozjusz

Also known as

  • Stanislaw Hossius

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Ordained a priest in Kraków, Poland in 1543. Bishop of Chelmno, Poland on 12 July 1549. Bishop of Warmia, Poland on 2 March 1551. Appointed Apostolic Nuncio from 17 March 1560 to 22 March 1561. Elevated to cardinal on 26 February 1561. CardinalPriest of San Lorenzo in Panisperna on 8 August 1561. CardinalPriest of San Pancrazio on 31 August 1562. CardinalPriest of Santa Sabina on 4 Sepetember 1565. CardinalPriest of San Teodoro on 7 September 1565. CardinalPriest of Santa Prisca on 10 February 1570. CardinalPriest of Sant’Anastasia on 9 June 1570. CardinalPriest of San Clemente on 3 July 1570. Part of the conclave of May 1573 that elected Pope Gregory XIII. Major Penitentiary of the Apostolic Penitentiary on 8 January 1574. CardinalPriest of San Pietro in Vincoli on 9 July 1578. CardinalPriest of Santa Maria in Trastevere on 3 October 1578. His Cause for Canonization has opened.

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  • “Cardinal Stanislaw Hozjusz“. CatholicSaints.Info. 29 September 2017. Web. 20 November 2017. <>