Pierre-Marie Carré

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His Excellency

Pierre-Marie Carré
Archbishop of Montpellier
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ChurchRoman Catholic Church
SeeArchdiocese of Montpellier
PredecessorGuy Marie Alexandre Thomazeau
Ordination7 September 1974
Consecration8 October 2000
by Emile Marcus
Personal details
Born (1947-04-22) 22 April 1947 (age 72)
Serques, France
Coat of armsPierre-Marie Carré's coat of arms

Pierre-Marie Carré (born 22 April 1947 in Serques, France) is a French Bishop of the Catholic Church.

He was ordained to the priesthood on 7 September 1974. On 8 October 2000 he was consecrated Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Albi by Pope John Paul II. On 14 May 2010 he was appointed coadjutor Archbishop to the Archdiocese of Montpellier by Pope Benedict XVI. On 3 June 2011 he succeeded to the Archbishophric.[1]

In 2011, he was appointed the Secretary of the Special Assembly of the Synod of Bishops, dedicated to the new evangelisation, which took place in 2012.[2]

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