Luis Alberto Luna Tobar

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Luis Alberto Luna Tobar, O.C.D.
Archdiocese Archdiocese of Cuenca
In office 1981 - 2000
Predecessor Ernesto Alvarez Alvarez, S.D.B.
Successor Vicente Rodrigo Cisneros Durán
Ordination June 23, 1946
Personal details
Born (1923-12-15)December 15, 1923
Quito, Ecuador
Died February 7, 2017(2017-02-07) (aged 93)
Denomination Roman Catholic Church

Luis Alberto Luna Tobar, (December 15, 1923 – February 7, 2017) was an Ecuadorian prelate of the Roman Catholic Church.

Luna Tobar was born in Quito, Ecuador, and was ordained a priest on June 23, 1946, from the Roman Catholic religious order of the Order of Discalced Carmelites. Luna Tobar was appointed auxiliary archbishop of Archdiocese of Quito as well as titular bishop of Mulli on August 17, 1977, and was ordained bishop on September 18, 1977, by Cardinal Pablo Muñoz Vega. Luna Tobar was appointed archbishop of Vicar Apostolic of Cuenca on May 7, 1981, and served until his retirement on February 15, 2000. He died on February 7, 2017.[1]


  1. ^ "Fallece monseñor Luis Alberto Luna Tobar" (in Spanish). El Tiempo. February 7, 2017. Retrieved February 7, 2017. 

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