Gilson, Georges

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Name
Gilson, Georges Gender: M
Georges Edmond Gilson
born on 30 May 1929 at 10:20 (= 10:20 AM )
Place Paris, France, 48n52, 2e20
Timezone GDT h1e (is daylight saving time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 08°28' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 23°41 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 16°22'



Georges Gilson (2009)
photo: Hordalistic, license gfdl

Biography

French Catholic bishop.

He served initially as auxiliary to Cardinal Marty of Paris. On the appointment of Cardinal Lustiger, he was rapidly appointed to the see of Le Mans (1981). From 1996 to 2004 he served as Archbishop of Sens-Auxerre (the see lost its metropolitan functions in 2002) and simultaneously as Prelate to the Mission de France (Pontigny).

Monseigneur Gilson is strongly influenced by the work of the Second Vatican Council and is broadly considered as liberal. He has written considerably on Newman.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Didier Geslain archive, 'religion1' pdf file, p. 149.

Categories

  • Vocation : Religion : Ecclesiastics/ western (Catholic bishop)