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Recent Bishop Events

DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
9 Jul 201659.2AppointedFranco CoppolaApostolic Nuncio to México
92.3DiedSilvano PiovanelliCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Firenze {Florence}
59.3InstalledLuigi VariArchbishop of Gaeta
14 Jul 201677.0RetiredLuis Morao Andreazza, O.F.M.Bishop of Chalatenango, El SalvadorBishop Emeritus
15 Jul 201651.2InstalledPierbattista Pizzaballa, O.F.M.Apostolic Administrator of Jerusalem {Gerusalemme}, Palestine
3 Aug 201666.7DiedMansueto BianchiBishop Emeritus of Pistoia
6 Aug 201682.7DiedErcole LupinacciBishop Emeritus of Lungro degli Italo-Albanesi (Italo-Albanese)
63.9AppointedSalvatore PennacchioApostolic Nuncio to Poland
11 Aug 201682.3DiedFrancesco SgalambroBishop Emeritus of Cefalù
15 Aug 201671.3AppointedVincenzo PagliaPresident of the Pontifical Academy for Life
17 Aug 201675.5RetiredLuigi FerrandoBishop of Bragança do Pará, BrazilBishop Emeritus
20 Aug 201655.6Ordained BishopFrancesco SirufoArchbishop of Acerenza
22 Aug 201686.0DiedGirolamo GrilloBishop Emeritus of Civitavecchia-Tarquinia
25 Aug 201661.4AppointedJorge Humberto Rodríguez-NoveloAuxiliary Bishop of Denver, Colorado, USAAuxiliary Bishop-Elect
61.4AppointedJorge Humberto Rodríguez-NoveloTitular Bishop of AzuraAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of Denver, Colorado, USA
Sep 201675.0RetiredGiacinto BerlocoApostolic Nuncio to BelgiumApostolic Nuncio Emeritus
75.0RetiredGiacinto BerlocoApostolic Nuncio to LuxembourgApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Belgium
1 Sep 201662.4SucceededGuglielmo BorghettiBishop of Albenga-Imperia
72.6ResignedMario OliveriBishop of Albenga-ImperiaBishop Emeritus
71.3CeasedVincenzo PagliaPresident of the Pontifical Council for the FamilyPresident of the Pontifical Academy for Life
61.5AppointedGiuseppe SciaccaSecretary of the Apostolic SignaturaOfficial
3 Sep 201653.6Ordained BishopDomenico BattagliaBishop of Cerreto Sannita-Telese-Sant’Agata de’ Goti
55.6InstalledFrancesco SirufoArchbishop of Acerenza
8 Sep 201690.0DiedAntonio NuzziBishop Emeritus of Teramo-Atri
10 Sep 201651.3Ordained BishopPierbattista Pizzaballa, O.F.M.Titular Archbishop of VerbeApostolic Administrator of Jerusalem {Gerusalemme}, Palestine
11 Sep 201650.7Ordained BishopGianmarco BuscaBishop of Mantova
2 Oct 201653.7InstalledDomenico BattagliaBishop of Cerreto Sannita-Telese-Sant’Agata de’ Goti
50.8InstalledGianmarco BuscaBishop of Mantova
4 Oct 201666.0AppointedOscar CantoniBishop of Como
75.0RetiredDiego ColettiBishop of ComoBishop Emeritus
8 Oct 201661.8Ordained BishopRoberto Bergamaschi, S.D.B.Titular Bishop of AmbiaVicar Apostolic of Awasa, Ethiopia
20 Oct 201665.1AppointedGiovanni AccollaArchbishop of Messina-Lipari-Santa Lucia del MelaArchbishop-Elect
65.3AppointedGiuseppe GiulianoBishop of Lucera-TroiaBishop-Elect
75.5RetiredVittorio LupiBishop of Savona-NoliBishop Emeritus
61.5AppointedCalogero MarinoBishop of Savona-NoliBishop-Elect
4 Nov 201661.6Ordained BishopJorge Humberto Rodríguez-NoveloTitular Bishop of AzuraAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of Denver, Colorado, USA
19 Nov 201680.7Elevated to CardinalRenato CortiBishop Emeritus of Novara
70.8Elevated to CardinalMario ZenariApostolic Nuncio to Syria
27 Nov 201666.2InstalledOscar CantoniBishop of Como
17 Dec 201661.7Ordained BishopCalogero MarinoBishop of Savona-NoliBishop-Elect
27 Dec 201665.4Ordained BishopGiuseppe GiulianoBishop of Lucera-TroiaBishop-Elect
1 Jan 201778.9CeasedAntonio Maria VegliòCardinal, President of the Pontifical Council for the Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant People


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