World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Traian Crişan

Article Id: WHEBN0020805243
Reproduction Date:

Title: Traian Crişan  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Pope John Paul II, Congregation for the Causes of Saints, Giuseppe Casoria
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Traian Crişan

Traian Crişan
Secretary of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints
Titular Bishop of Drivastum
Church Roman Catholic Church
In office 7 December 1981—6 November 1990
Predecessor Giuseppe Casoria
Successor Edward Nowak
Personal details
Born 21 May 1918
Iara, Cluj County, Austria-Hungary (now Romania)
Styles of
Traian Crişan
Reference style The Most Reverend
Spoken style Your Excellency
Religious style Monsignor
Posthumous style none

Traian Crişan (21 May 1918 – 6 November 1990) was a Romanian prelate of the Roman Catholic Church and served as Secretary Emeritus of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints as well being the Titular Bishop of Drivastum.

Born in Iara, Austria-Hungary (present-day Romania), Crişan was ordained as a Greek Catholic priest on 25 March 1945. On 7 December 1981 he was appointed to the Holy See as the Secretary of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints and given the title Titular Bishop of Drivastum, going on to being ordained bishop on 6 January 1982.

Bishop Crişan died on 6 November 1990.

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.