Enrique Alvear Urrutia

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Enrique Alvear Urrutia (1916 in Cauquenes – April 29, 1982 in Santiago de Chile) was a Priest and Bishop of Chile.

Son of Clorindo Alvear y Zurita and Teodorinda Urrutia y Pérez He was ordained in 1941 and began his pastoral work in the Minor Seminary of Santiago. He was appointed in 1963 Auxiliary Bishop of Talca and Titular Bishop of Columnata. In 1965 he was appointed Bishop of San Felipe post he resigned in 1974 when he became Auxiliary Bishop of Santiago de Chile and Titular Bishop of Sita.

He died in 1982. He was buried in the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Lourdes in Quinta Normal until April 13, 2008, where his corpse was translated to the church of St. Louis Bertrand.

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