Francisco Javier Errazuriz Ossa
Chilean Roman Catholics
Chileans of Basque descent
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Francisco Javier Errazuriz Ossa (born 5 September 1933) is a Chilean Cardinal Priest and the Archbishop of Santiago, Chile in the Catholic Church. He is of Basque descent.
Born in Santiago, second of the six children of Pedro Errazuriz Larrain and Marta Ossa Ruiz. He studied at the Liceo Aleman de los padres del Verbo Divino and later at the Faculty of Engineering of the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, where he graduated with a bachelor degree in mathematics in 1953. For 8 years, he was a member of the Student Center and of Federation of Students and joined different university groups of the nascent Schonstatt Movement. Errazuriz befriended the Servant of God Mario Hiriart and with him and other students originated this Marian apostolic movement in Chile.
Biography at catholic-pages.com
Genealogical chart of Errazuriz family
Biographical sketch during Conclave
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