How to Address an Eminence

His Eminence, Your Eminence

‘Eminence’ is not an office. Rather, it is a courtesy title used when addressing a member of the clergy such as Roman Catholic Cardinal.

Confirm the office held by the individual – then check the form of address for the office on that page in this site.

– Robert Hickey  How to Address an Eminence

See These Related Links:
—–—–Archbishop
—–—–Bishop
—–—–Brother
—–—–Cardinal
—–—–Deacon
—–—–Monsignor
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Mother Superior
—–—–Nun | Sister
—–—–Pope
—–—–Priest

Not Finding Your Question Answered?

—-#1)  At right is a list of offices/officials/topics covered. I include many, many more in my book, but these are the offices people have E-mailed in asking ‘how do I address a (fill in the blank)?’

—-#2)  After checking the list and reading the posts, if you don’t see your question answered send me an e-mail. I am pretty fast at sending a reply: usually the next day or so (unless I am traveling.)  Note: I don’t have mailing or Email addresses for any of the officials and I don’t keep track of offices that exist only in history books.

—-#3)  If I think your question is of interest to others, I will post the question & answer – always changing the names and specifics.

— Robert Hickey

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