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Nicholas Marcus Marcus Fernando Edit Profile

priest

Nicholas Marcus Fernando, archbishop. Ordained priest Roman Catholic Church, 1959. member Sacred Congn. for the Evangelization of Peoples, 1989, president catholic's Bishop Conference of Sri Lanka, 1989-1995.

Background

FERNANDO, Nicholas was born on December 6, 1932. Son of W. Severinus Fernando and M. M. Lily Fernando.

Career

Ordained priest 1959. Rector, St. Aloysius Minor Seminary 1965-1973. Archbishop of Colombo May since 1977.

President Catholic Bishops' Conference of Sri Lanka 1989.

Achievements

  • Ordained priest Roman Catholic Church, 1959.

Membership

Member Sacred Congn. for the Evangelization of Peoples, 1989, president catholic's Bishop Conference of Sri Lanka, 1989-1995.

Connections

father:
W. Severinus Fernando

mother:
M. M. Lily Fernando