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Timothy Joseph Lyne

Born: Mar 21, 1919

Death: Sep 25, 2013

Birthplace: Chicago

Nationality: United States

Timothy Joseph Lyne

Date of Birth : Mar 21, 1919
Date of Death : Sep 25, 2013
Birth Place : Chicago

Timothy Joseph Lyne was an American Bishop of the Roman Catholic Church. Lyne was born in Chicago, Illinois, on March 21, 1919. He attended Resurrection and Saint Mel grade schools, and then Quigley Preparatory Seminary. He then studied the requisite undergraduate Philosophy and graduate Theology coursework at the University of Saint Mary of the Lake/Mundelein Seminary, receiving a Master of Arts Degree in History, and an S.T.L.. Then, he was ordained a priest by the then-Cardinal Archbishop of Chicago, Cardinal Samuel Alphonsus Stritch, in Chicago, Illinois, on May 1, 1943. He was appointed to the Archdiocese of Chicago as an Auxiliary Bishop, as well as Titular Bishop of Vamalla on October 31, 1983, and ordained a Bishop on December 13, 1983, by Joseph Cardinal Bernardin, then the Archbishop of Chicago, serving as Principal Consecrator. The Principal Co-Consecrators were then-Auxiliary Bishops of Chicago, Alfred Leo Abramowicz, and Nevin William Hayes, O. Carm.. He selected as his episcopal motto: "Grace, mercy, and peace."

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