How did Joseph Fiorenza Die?
Beaumont native Archbishop Emeritus Joseph A. Fiorenza died on Monday 19 September 2022 at the age of 91. Galveston-Houston who is the Archdiocese posted on its website that Fiorenza was a “tireless social justice advocate” throughout his priesthood.
What is the Cause of Death Joseph Fiorenza?
His cause of death reason has not been revealed yet. He was famous to be a champion of civil rights and a tireless worker in overcoming the presence of racism in our community and said, Daniel Cardinal DiNardo, Archbishop of Galveston-Houston. He was also popular as a great promoter of genuine renewal in the Church and in making the teachings of the Second Vatican Council known. Catholic Diocese of Beaumont said in his Facebook post that he is “remembered with great love by his many friends and relatives in our area.”
#ArchBishopJosephFiorenza’s passing saddens me. As one of the “3 Wise Men” he led on many social issues reminding me of 2 Timothy 4:7 “I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.” Arch Bishop you will be missed! Thank you for all you did! 😢🙏🏼 pic.twitter.com/JZT6KqoE2x
— Adrian Garcia (@AdrianGarciaHTX) September 19, 2022
Who is Joseph Fiorenza?
He was an American prelate of the Catholic Church. Joseph was the seventh bishop and the first archbishop of the Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston in Texas, serving from 1985 to 2006. Previously, he worked as bishop of the Diocese of San Angelo in Texas from 1979 to 1984.
|Real Name||Joseph Anthony Fiorenza|
|Birthdate||25 January 1931|
|Death Date||19 September 2022|
|Age||91 years old|