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Recent Bishop Events


DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
5 Jun 201571.2ResignedManfred MelzerAuxiliary Bishop of Köln {Cologne}Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus
7 Jun 201557.9Ordained BishopJosef GrafTitular Bishop of Inis CathaigAuxiliary Bishop of Regensburg
8 Jun 201560.9AppointedHeiner KochArchbishop of Berlin
13 Jun 201581.1InstalledKarl-Josef RauberCardinal-Deacon of Sant’Antonio di Padova a Circonvallazione AppiaCardinal, Apostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Belgium
15 Jul 201548.3AppointedUdo Markus BentzAuxiliary Bishop of Mainz
48.3AppointedUdo Markus BentzTitular Bishop of SitaAuxiliary Bishop of Mainz
76.2RetiredManfred GrotheAuxiliary Bishop of PaderbornAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
56.0AppointedDominicus (Michael) Meier, O.S.B.Auxiliary Bishop of Paderborn
56.0AppointedDominicus (Michael) Meier, O.S.B.Titular Bishop of Castro di SardegnaAuxiliary Bishop of Paderborn
19 Sep 201561.2InstalledHeiner KochArchbishop of Berlin
20 Sep 201548.5Ordained BishopUdo Markus BentzTitular Bishop of SitaAuxiliary Bishop of Mainz
27 Sep 201556.2Ordained BishopDominicus (Michael) Meier, O.S.B.Titular Bishop of Castro di SardegnaAuxiliary Bishop of Paderborn
8 Dec 201575.1RetiredHeinrich MussinghoffBishop of AachenBishop Emeritus
11 Dec 201563.5AppointedRolf SteinhäuserAuxiliary Bishop of Köln {Cologne}
63.5AppointedRolf SteinhäuserTitular Bishop of ThuburnicaAuxiliary Bishop of Köln {Cologne}
10 Jan 201663.6Ordained BishopRolf SteinhäuserTitular Bishop of ThuburnicaAuxiliary Bishop of Köln {Cologne}
29 Apr 201663.6AppointedHeinrich TimmereversBishop of Dresden-Meißen (Meissen)
16 May 201680.0RetiredKarl LehmannBishop of MainzCardinal, Bishop Emeritus
1 Jul 201655.2AppointedGeorg BätzingBishop of Limburg
27 Aug 201664.0InstalledHeinrich TimmereversBishop of Dresden-Meißen (Meissen)
1 Sep 201669.1CeasedJosef ClemensSecretary of the Pontifical Council for the LaitySecretary Emeritus
18 Sep 201655.4Ordained BishopGeorg BätzingBishop of Limburg
77.4CeasedManfred GrotheApostolic Administrator of LimburgAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Paderborn
23 Sep 201654.3AppointedHelmut Karl DieserBishop of Aachen
8 Oct 201675.0RetiredHans-Jochen JaschkeAuxiliary Bishop of HamburgAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
28 Oct 201646.2AppointedRupert Ferdinand Carl Thaddäus Antonius Maria StolbergAuxiliary Bishop of München und Freising {Munich}
46.2AppointedRupert Ferdinand Carl Thaddäus Antonius Maria StolbergTitular Bishop of SassuraAuxiliary Bishop of München und Freising {Munich}
12 Nov 201654.4InstalledHelmut Karl DieserBishop of Aachen
21 Nov 201693.2DiedMaximilian ZiegelbauerAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Augsburg
10 Dec 201646.3Ordained BishopRupert Ferdinand Carl Thaddäus Antonius Maria StolbergTitular Bishop of SassuraAuxiliary Bishop of München und Freising {Munich}
9 Feb 201766.2AppointedHorst EberleinAuxiliary Bishop of Hamburg
66.2AppointedHorst EberleinTitular Bishop of TisediAuxiliary Bishop of Hamburg
2 Mar 201748.5AppointedMatthäus KarrerAuxiliary Bishop of Rottenburg-StuttgartAuxiliary Bishop-Elect
48.5AppointedMatthäus KarrerTitular Bishop of TunnunaAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of Rottenburg-Stuttgart
70.7ResignedJohannes KreidlerAuxiliary Bishop of Rottenburg-StuttgartAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
25 Mar 201766.4Ordained BishopHorst EberleinTitular Bishop of TisediAuxiliary Bishop of Hamburg
18 Apr 201750.0AppointedPeter KohlgrafBishop of MainzBishop-Elect
25 Apr 201754.1AppointedRolf LohmannAuxiliary Bishop of MünsterAuxiliary Bishop-Elect
54.1AppointedRolf LohmannTitular Bishop of GorAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of Münster
28 May 201748.8Ordained BishopMatthäus KarrerTitular Bishop of TunnunaAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of Rottenburg-Stuttgart
27 Aug 201750.4Ordained BishopPeter KohlgrafBishop of MainzBishop-Elect

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