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Recent Bishop Events

DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
17 Apr 201968.6AppointedThomas D’SouzaApostolic Administrator of KrishnagarArchbishop of Calcutta
75.1RetiredJoseph Suren Gomes, S.D.B.Bishop of KrishnagarBishop Emeritus
22 Apr 201965.2DiedSimon Kaipuram, C.M. †Bishop of Balasore
1 May 201964.9AppointedDerek FernandesBishop of Belgaum
17 May 201958.1AppointedShyamal BoseCoadjutor Bishop of Baruipur
31 May 201967.2AppointedJoseph ThykkattilBishop of Gwalior
4 Jun 201991.3DiedGeevarghese Timotheos ChundevalelBishop Emeritus of Tiruvalla (Syro-Malankara)
7 Jun 201975.0RetiredYoohanon Chrysostom KalloorBishop of Pathanamthitta (Syro-Malankara)Bishop Emeritus
67.0SucceededSamuel Irenios KattukallilBishop of Pathanamthitta (Syro-Malankara)
11 Jun 201975.0RetiredAbraham Youlios KackanattBishop of Muvattupuzha (Syro-Malankara)Bishop Emeritus
60.1SucceededYoohanon Theodosius KochuthundilBishop of Muvattupuzha (Syro-Malankara)
20 Jun 201958.1AppointedTelesphore Bilung, S.V.D.Apostolic Administrator of JamshedpurAuxiliary Bishop of Ranchi
24 Jun 201958.2Ordained BishopShyamal BoseCoadjutor Bishop of Baruipur
27 Jun 201972.3CeasedJacob ManathodathApostolic Administrator of Ernakulam-Angamaly (Syro-Malabar)Bishop of Palghat (Syro-Malabar)
16 Jul 201949.7AppointedRayarala Vijay Kumar, P.I.M.E.Bishop of Srikakulam
4 Aug 201967.4Ordained BishopJoseph ThykkattilBishop of Gwalior
30 Aug 201962.4AppointedSebastian AdayanthrathBishop of Mandya (Syro-Malabar)
69.4AppointedAntony Kariyil, C.M.I.Archiepiscopal Vicar of Ernakulam-Angamaly (Syro-Malabar)
69.4AppointedAntony Kariyil, C.M.I.Titular Archbishop of Macriana MaiorArchiepiscopal Vicar of Ernakulam-Angamaly (Syro-Malabar)
48.2AppointedVincent NellaiparambilBishop of Bijnor (Syro-Malabar)
58.4AppointedJose PuthenveettilAuxiliary Bishop of Faridabad (Syro-Malabar)
75.9RetiredJohn Vadakel, C.M.I.Bishop of Bijnor (Syro-Malabar)Bishop Emeritus
2 Sep 201970.5CeasedPrakash MallavarapuApostolic Administrator of SrikakulamArchbishop of Visakhapatnam
49.8Ordained BishopRayarala Vijay Kumar, P.I.M.E.Bishop of Srikakulam
8 Sep 201962.4InstalledSebastian AdayanthrathBishop of Mandya (Syro-Malabar)
9 Oct 201989.2DiedJohn Baptist SequeiraBishop Emeritus of Chikmagalur
10 Oct 201968.2DiedDominic Jala, S.D.B. †Archbishop of Shillong
11 Oct 201957.5SucceededJames Raphael AnaparambilBishop of Alleppey
75.3RetiredStephen AthipozhiyilBishop of AlleppeyBishop Emeritus
15 Oct 201976.2DiedAntony DevottaBishop Emeritus of Tiruchirapalli
1 Nov 201948.4Ordained BishopVincent NellaiparambilBishop of Bijnor (Syro-Malabar)
20 Nov 201958.9AppointedAntonysamy SavarimuthuBishop of Palayamkottai
23 Nov 201964.0AppointedThomas Antonios Valiyavilayil, O.I.C.Bishop of Saint Ephrem of Khadki (Syro-Malankara)
29 Nov 201984.1DiedJoseph Anthony Irudayaraj, S.D.B. †Bishop Emeritus of Dharmapuri
15 Dec 201970.2CeasedAntony PappusamyApostolic Administrator of PalayamkottaiArchbishop of Madurai
59.0Ordained BishopAntonysamy SavarimuthuBishop of Palayamkottai
15 Jan 202075.0RetiredMathew ArackalBishop of Kanjirapally (Syro-Malabar)Bishop Emeritus
55.6AppointedPeter KochupurackalTitular Bishop of LaresAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of Palghat (Syro-Malabar)
55.6ConfirmedPeter KochupurackalAuxiliary Bishop of Palghat (Syro-Malabar)Auxiliary Bishop-Elect
55.8AppointedJose PulickalBishop of Kanjirapally (Syro-Malabar)
14 Apr 202055.8Ordained BishopPeter KochupurackalTitular Bishop of LaresAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of Palghat (Syro-Malabar)


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