Eusebio L. Elizondo Almaguer

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His Excellency, The Most Reverend
Eusebio L. Elizondo Almaguer
Auxiliary Bishop of Seattle
Titular Bishop of Acholla
Church Roman Catholic Church
Archdiocese Seattle
Appointed May 12, 2005
Installed June 6, 2005
Predecessor Nestor Celestial Cariño
Other posts Titular Bishop of Acholla
Ordination August 18, 1984
Consecration June 6, 2005
by Alexander Joseph Brunett, George Leo Thomas, and Gustavo García-Siller
Personal details
Born (1954-08-08) August 8, 1954 (age 62)
Victoria Tamaulipas, México
Styles of
Eusebio L. Elizondo Almaguer
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Reference style
Spoken style Your Excellency
Religious style Bishop

Eusebio L. Elizondo Almaguer, M.Sp.S. (August 8, 1954) is an American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church.

Eusebio L. Elizondo was born in Victoria, Tamaulipas, México. He studied at the Pontifical Gregorian University[1] in Rome and was ordained a priest on August 18, 1984.[2] Elizondo was appointed Auxiliary Bishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Seattle as well as titular bishop of Acholla on May 12, 2005 by Benedict XVI. Elizondo was consecrated the first Hispanic bishop in Seattle on June 6, 2005.[3]

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  1. ^ "The Pontifical Greogorian University". Retrieved 5 January 2013. 
  2. ^ "Most Reverend Eusebio Elizondo, M.Sp.S". Retrieved 5 January 2013. 
  3. ^ "Bishop Eusebio L. Elizondo Almaguer, M.Sp.S.". Retrieved 5 January 2013. 
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Nestor Celestial Cariño
Bishop of Acholla
June 11, 2003 - April 1, 2005