Viktor Josef Dammertz
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Dammertz at the Niederrhein were born and studied from 1950 to 1957 philosophy and catholic theology in Münster (Westphalia), Innsbruck and Rome. Subsequently, it studied canonical right at Kanonisti Institut of the Ludwig Maximilians university Munich from 1957 to 1960, which it locked with a doctorate in February 1962.
the year 1953 it stepped medal lives into the Noviziat of the Missionsbenediktiner of the ore abbey pc. Ottilien . There it received Dr. also briefly after its study by bishop. Joseph of being pleased villages the Sakrament that Priesterweihe. From 1960 on up to its abbott choice he was Secretary-General of the Benediktinerkongregation of pc. Ottilien.
bishop of Augsburg
1975 became Dammertz of Augsburger the Diözesanbischof Dr. Josef Stimpfle to the abbott of the ore abbey pc. Ottilien geweiht; it became two years later Abtprimas of the world-wide Benediktini Konföderation.
The appointment as the bishop of Augsburg was communicated in the Christamas Eve 1992, its Bischofsweihe official by the archbishop of Munich-freesings, Friedrich cardinal weather took place to 20. January 1993. Kokonsekratoren were the Apostoli Nuntius in Germany, archbishop Lajos Kada as well asits predecessor as a bishop of Augsburg archbishop Josef Stimpfle.
cooperation in church committees
starting from 1994 he was a chairman of the commission of clergyman of occupationsand church services in the German bishop conference and also member in the vatikanischen Kongregation for the institutes of the geweihten life and for the communities of the apostolischen life.
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|NAME||Dammertz, Viktor Josef|
|SHORT DESCRIPTION||bishop emeritus of Augsburg|
|DATE OF BIRTH||8. June 1929|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Schaephuysen|