Emilio S. Allué

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Emilio Simeon Allué, S.D.B. (born February 18, 1935) is a Spanish American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as an auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of Boston until his retirement.

Biography[edit]

Born in Huesca, Spain, Emilio Allué made his profession as a Salesian in 1962 and attended Don Bosco College in Newton, New Jersey.[1] He then furthered his studies at the Salesian Pontifical University in Rome, where he was ordained to the priesthood on December 22, 1966.[2]

He earned a Licentiate of Sacred Theology from the Salesian University in 1967, and was director of the Salesian Seminary in Goshen, New York from 1972 to 1975. He received a Ph.D. in History of Christianity from Fordham University in 1981, and later served as parish vicar for Hispanic ministry at Mary Help of Christians Church in New York.[1]

On July 24, 1996, Allué was appointed Auxiliary Bishop of Boston and Titular Bishop of Croae by Pope John Paul II.[2] He received his episcopal consecration on the following September 17 from Bernard Cardinal Law, with Archbishop Theodore McCarrick and Bishop Robert Banks serving as co-consecrators.[2]

As an auxiliary, Allué served as Regional Bishop of the Merrimack Pastoral Region and Episcopal Vicar for the Hispanic Apostolate,[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "OTHER PONTIFICAL ACTS". Christus Rex. 1996-07-24. 
  2. ^ a b c "Bishop Emilio Simeon Alluè, S.D.B.". Catholic-Hierarchy.org. 
  3. ^ until his retirement on June 30, 2010."Most Reverend Emilio S. Allué, SDB, DD". Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston.