Death of The Most Reverend Attila Miklósházy, S.J. Bishop Emeritus of the Hungarian Diaspora
Ottawa – The Most Reverend Attila Miklósházy, S.J., Bishop Emeritus for the pastoral care of Hungarian emigrants (worldwide), died on 28 December 2018.
Bishop Miklósházy was born on 5 April 1931 in Diosgyor, Hungary. He entered the Society of Jesus at the Manreza in Budapest, Hungary in 1949. He began a long and distinguished career in academics, pursuing philosophical and theological studies at the Central Roman Catholic Theological Academy in Budapest (1950-1952), followed by additional philosophical studies in West Germany (1957). It was during his theological studies at Regis College in Toronto (1959-1963) that Bishop Miklósházy was ordained to the priesthood