Bishop José Alves Correia da Silva
Bishop of Leiria
|Born:|| ||January 15, 1872;|| ||São Pedro de Fins, Portugal|
|Died:|| ||December 4, 1957;|| ||Leiria, Portugal|
|15 May 1920|| || || ||Appointed Bishop of Leiria, Portugal|
|25 Jul 1920|| || || ||Ordained Bishop Bishop of Leiria, Portugal|
5 Aug 1920|| || || ||Installed Bishop of Leiria, Portugal|
Envelope with the Third Secret of Fatima
Bishop da Silva, from 1944 to 1957, was entrusted with keeping the Third Secret of Fatima.
On the envelope containing the Secret he wrote with his own hand:
This envelope with its contents shall be entrusted to His Eminence Cardinal D. Manuel (Cerejeira), Patriarch of Lisbon, after my death.
|Leiria, December 8, 1945|
|† José, Bishop of Leiria.|
|Original text (port.)|
Este envelope com o seu conteúdo será entregue a Sua Eminencia O Sr. Cardeal D. Manuel, Patriarca de Lisboa, depois da minha morte.
|Leiria, 8 de Dezembro de 1945|
|† José, Bispo de Leiria.|
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