Karl Stetter was ordained a priest on July 1, 1966 .
Pope John Paul II appointed him titular bishop of Horrea on October 3, 1987, and appointed him auxiliary bishop in Chiquitos . The Apostolic Nuncio in Bolivia, Archbishop Santos Abril y Castelló , donated him episcopal ordination on February 28 of the next year ; Co - consecrators were Bernhard Rieger , auxiliary bishop in Rottenburg-Stuttgart , and Bonifaz Madersbacher , bishop of San Ignacio de Velasco.
On January 7, 1995, the Pope appointed him coadjutor bishop of San Ignacio de Velasco . When Bonifaz Madersbacher's OFM retired on July 29, 1995, he succeeded him in the office of Bishop of San Ignacio de Velasco.
Pope Francis accepted his age-related resignation on November 4, 2016.
- Rinuncia del Vescovo di San Ignacio de Velasco (Bolivia) e nomina del successore. In: Daily Bulletin. Holy See Press Office , November 4, 2016, accessed November 4, 2016 (Italian).
|Bonifaz Madersbacher OFM||
Bishop of San Ignacio de Velasco
|Robert Herman Flock Bever|
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||Stetter, Karl|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||German clergyman, emeritus Roman Catholic bishop of San Ignacio de Velasco|
|DATE OF BIRTH||March 9, 1941|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Ellwangen|