Ambrose Senyshyn

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Ambrose Senyshyn, O.S.B.M, D.D. (February 23, 1903 – September 11, 1976), born in Staryi Sambir, Ukraine, was an archbishop of the Ukrainian Catholic Church. On July 10, 1958, he was appointed the first Bishop of Stamford. On August 14, 1961, he was appointed Archbishop of Philadelphia. He was succeeded by Joseph M. Schmondiuk as Bishop of Stamford and as Archbishop of Philadelphia.

Ordination history of
Ambrose Senyshyn
Episcopal consecration
Consecrated byConstantine Bohachevsky
DateOctober 22, 1942
Episcopal succession
Bishops consecrated by Ambrose Senyshyn as principal consecrator
José Romão Martenetz, O.S.B.MAugust 15, 1958
Jaroslav GabroOctober 26, 1961
Augustine Eugene Hornyak, O.S.B.MOctober 26, 1961
Basil Harry LostenMay 25, 1971
John StockMay 25, 1971

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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by Ukrainian Catholic Eparch of Stamford
Succeeded by
Preceded by Ukrainian Catholic Archeparch of Philadelphia
Succeeded by