John Roderick MacDonald

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John Roderick MacDonald
Bishop of Antigonish
Church Roman Catholic Church
See Roman Catholic Diocese of Antigonish
In office 1950–1959
Predecessor James Morrison
Successor William Edward Power
Orders
Ordination January 23, 1916
Consecration August 24, 1943
by Mgr Ildebrando Antoniutti
Personal details
Born (1891-07-09)9 July 1891
Died 18 December 1959(1959-12-18) (aged 68)
Denomination Roman Catholic Church
Occupation bishop
Profession priest
Styles of
John Roderick MacDonald
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Reference style His Excellency
Spoken style Your Excellency
Religious style Bishop

John Roderick MacDonald (9 July 1891 – 18 December 1959) - consecrated as Bishop of Peterborough, Ontario, August 24, 1943: appointed Titular Bishop of Ancusa and Coadjutor-Bishop of Antigonish with right of succession March 3, 1945: succeeded Archbishop James Morrison to the See April 13, 1950; died December 18, 1959.

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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Denis P. O'Connor
Bishop of Peterborough
1943–1945
Succeeded by
Joseph Gerald Berry
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Saturnino Peri
Titular Bishop of Ancusa
1945–1950
Succeeded by
Bonaventura Porta
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
James Morrison
Bishop of Antigonish
1950–1959
Succeeded by
William Edward Power