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Recent Bishop Events

DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
4 May 201274.0DiedAnthony Joseph O’ConnellBishop Emeritus of Palm Beach, Florida, USA
18 Aug 201270.2AppointedGiuseppe LazzarottoApostolic Nuncio to Israel
70.2AppointedGiuseppe LazzarottoApostolic Delegate to Jerusalem and PalestineApostolic Nuncio to Israel
30 Aug 201270.3AppointedGiuseppe LazzarottoApostolic Nuncio to CyprusApostolic Nuncio to Israel
8 Nov 201280.4DiedPatrick Francis Sheehan, O.S.A. †Bishop Emeritus of Kano, Nigeria
24 Nov 201273.8ResignedDermot CliffordApostolic Administrator of CloyneArchbishop Emeritus of Cashel (-Emly)
60.9AppointedWilliam CreanBishop of Cloyne
10 Jan 201352.8AppointedBrendan LeahyBishop of Limerick
18 Jan 201351.2AppointedEamon MartinCoadjutor Archbishop of ArmaghArchbishop
27 Jan 201361.1Ordained BishopWilliam CreanBishop of Cloyne
31 Jan 201379.3DiedJoseph CassidyArchbishop Emeritus of Tuam
25 Feb 201374.9RetiredKeith Michael Patrick O’BrienArchbishop of Saint Andrews and Edinburgh, Scotland, Great BritainCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
27 Feb 201371.7ResignedGerard CliffordAuxiliary Bishop of ArmaghAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
14 Apr 201353.0Ordained BishopBrendan LeahyBishop of Limerick
21 Apr 201351.5Ordained BishopEamon MartinCoadjutor Archbishop of ArmaghArchbishop
2 May 201356.3AppointedRaymond Anthony BrowneBishop of Kerry
76.9RetiredWilliam MurphyBishop of KerryBishop Emeritus
7 May 201349.9AppointedDenis NultyBishop of Kildare and Leighlin
17 Jul 201355.2AppointedFrancis DuffyBishop of Ardagh (and Clonmacnois)
78.5RetiredColm O’ReillyBishop of Ardagh (and Clonmacnois)Bishop Emeritus
21 Jul 201356.5Ordained BishopRaymond Anthony BrowneBishop of Kerry
4 Aug 201350.2Ordained BishopDenis NultyBishop of Kildare and Leighlin
12 Aug 201399.6DiedMatthew Farrelly, C.S.Sp. †Superior Emeritus of Gambia
19 Aug 201383.3DiedWilliam Dermott Molloy McDermottBishop Emeritus of Huancavélica, Peru
1 Oct 201371.8ResignedWilliam LeeBishop of Waterford and LismoreBishop Emeritus
6 Oct 201355.5Ordained BishopFrancis DuffyBishop of Ardagh (and Clonmacnois)
20 Jan 201496.0DiedJohn MackeyBishop Emeritus of Auckland, New Zealand
25 Feb 201463.9AppointedDonal McKeownBishop of Derry
27 Feb 201482.1DiedRaymond James BolandBishop Emeritus of Kansas City-Saint Joseph, Missouri, USA
6 Apr 201464.0InstalledDonal McKeownBishop of Derry
14 May 201460.9AppointedKevin DoranBishop of Elphin
78.2RetiredChristopher JonesBishop of ElphinBishop Emeritus
25 Jun 201466.4AppointedDerek John Christopher Byrne, S.P.S.Bishop of Primavera do Leste - Paranatinga, Mato Grosso, Brazil
13 Jul 201461.0Ordained BishopKevin DoranBishop of Elphin
8 Sep 201475.1RetiredSeán Baptist BradyArchbishop of ArmaghCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
52.9SucceededEamon MartinArchbishop of Armagh
19 Nov 201481.9DiedJeremiah Joseph CoffeyBishop Emeritus of Sale, Australia
22 Nov 201475.8RetiredDermot CliffordArchbishop of Cashel (-Emly)Archbishop Emeritus
62.3AppointedKieran O’Reilly, S.M.A.Archbishop of Cashel (-Emly)


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