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The Year of Our Lord 1647

Bishop Events

January to June

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknownDiedAbraham Archbishop of Urmyā {Rezayeh} (Chaldean), Iran
25.0Ordained PriestIgnace André AkhidjanPriestPatriarch of Antiochia {Antioch} (Syrian), Lebanon
72.0DiedCrisostomo Antichi, O.S.B. †Bishop of Trebinje e Mrkan, Bosnia and Herzegovina
BornDomenico Antonio BernardiniBishop of Mileto, Italy
26.0Ordained PriestSebastián CatalánPriestBishop of Ciudad Rodrigo, Spain
37.0AppointedMichelangelo Catalani, O.F.M. Conv. †Minister General of Order of Friars Minor ConventualBishop of Isernia, Italy
73.9ResignedAntoine de CouesBishop of Condom, FranceBishop Emeritus
BornPedro da Silva, O.S.A. †Bishop of Cochin, India
25.0Ordained PriestMiguel de Fuentes Blas y Altossano, O. Cist. †PriestBishop of Lugo, Spain
BornSilvestre García EscalonaBishop of Salamanca, Spain
BornAlfonso Basilio Ghetaldo, O.S.B. †Bishop of Stagno (Ston), Croatia
DiedJan KosakiewiczAuxiliary Bishop of Žemaičiai (Samogizia o Tels; Żmudź), Lithuania
BornCharles Le Goux de la BerchèreArchbishop of Narbonne, France
BornAndreas MatusseckBishop of Knin (Tinin), Croatia
BornBartolomé de Mesones, O.F.M. †Auxiliary Bishop of Burgos, Spain
BornCarlo Francesco MutiBishop of Città della Pieve, Italy
DiedPedro Neila (Neyla)Bishop of Segovia, Spain
BornPatrick O’DonnellyBishop Emeritus of Dromore, Ireland
BornJacques Potier de NovionBishop of Evreux, France
52.4Ordained PriestBeat Albrecht von RamsteinPriestBishop of Basel, Switzerland
BornTommaso SaladiniBishop of Parma, Italy
47.0DiedBruno SciamannaBishop of Caserta, Italy
DiedGiovanni Battista SfondratiBishop of Pavia, Italy
72.0DiedJános TelegdyArchbishop of Kalocsa, Hungary
AppointedMaestro Valderas, O. de M. †Archbishop of Santo Domingo, Dominican RepublicArchbishop Emeritus
BornDomingo de ValenciaBishop-Elect of Nueva Caceres, Philippines
19.2Ordained PriestFrancisco Varo, O.P. †Priest of Order of Friars Preachers
59.0DiedGiovanni Tommaso VenetianiBishop of Troia, Italy
BornMathieu Ysoré d’HervaultArchbishop of Tours, France
6 JanBornJean Soanen, C.O.I. †Bishop of Senez, France
7 Jan53.0AppointedIgnazio Ciantes, O.P. †Bishop of Sant’Angelo dei Lombardi e Bisaccia, ItalyBishop Emeritus
17 Jan76.0DiedZerbino LugoBishop of Feltre, Italy
BornFrancisco de São Jerõnimo de Andrade, C.S.J. †Bishop of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
21 Jan47.0AppointedAlphonse d’ElbèneBishop of Orléans, France
24.9ResignedCamillo Francesco Maria PamphiljCardinal-Deacon of Santa Maria in DomnicaCardinal,
22 Jan35.6AppointedBl. Benedetto OdescalchiPrefect of the Apostolic SignaturaPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
27 Jan46.0DiedIppolito Campioni, O.S.B. †Bishop of Chiusi, Italy
Feb46.0Ordained PriestOttavio PodericoPriestBishop of Umbriatico (Umbriaticum), Italy
3 Feb53.0Ordained BishopIgnazio Ciantes, O.P. †Bishop of Sant’Angelo dei Lombardi e Bisaccia, ItalyBishop Emeritus
BornVasyl Varlam Šeptycki (Sheptyskyi)Bishop of Lviv (Ukrainian), Ukraine
8 Feb67.1DiedDomingo Abad HuertaBishop of Teruel, Spain
15 Feb41.1Ordained BishopClaude AuvryBishop of Coutances, FranceBishop Emeritus
18 FebBornGiovanni Matteo MarchettiBishop of Arezzo, Italy
63.6ConfirmedJuan Merino López, O.F.M. †Bishop of Valladolid, Spain
28.1AppointedFrançois de PéricardBishop of Angoulême, France
63.1AppointedJuan Queipo de Llano FloresBishop of Jaén, Spain
21.3Ordained PriestJohann Kaspar SchnorfPriest of Basel, SwitzerlandAuxiliary Bishop
2 MarBornDomenico Belisario de BellisBishop of Molfetta, Italy
3 MarBornJoseph Simeon CavagniniBishop of Trogir (Traù), Croatia
11 Mar47.1AppointedJohn de BurghArchbishop of Tuam, Ireland
AppointedHugh Burke, O.F.M. Obs. †Bishop of Kilmacduagh, Ireland
AppointedOlivier Darcy, O.P. †Bishop of Dromore, Ireland
AppointedBoetius Egan, O.F.M. †Bishop of Ross, Ireland
AppointedAndrew LynchBishop of Kilfenora, Ireland
AppointedWalter LynchBishop of Clonfert, Ireland
AppointedArthur Magennis, O. Cist. †Bishop of Down and Connor, Ireland
52.1AppointedAnthony MacGeoghegan, O.F.M. Obs. †Bishop of Clonmacnoise, IrelandBishop Emeritus of Meath, Ireland
46.1AppointedBl. Terence Albert O’Brien, O.P. †Coadjutor Bishop of Emly, Ireland
46.1AppointedBl. Terence Albert O’Brien, O.P. †Titular Bishop of CalamaCoadjutor Bishop of Emly, Ireland
44.1AppointedPatrick Plunkett, O. Cist. †Bishop of Ardagh (and Clonmacnois), IrelandBishop of Meath, Ireland
13 MarBornFrancesco della MarraBishop of Mottola (Motula), Italy
16 Mar29.4Ordained PriestMichelangelo BrancavalerioPriestBishop of Alatri, Italy
28.7Ordained DeaconPeter TalbotDeaconArchbishop of Dublin, Ireland
21 Mar72.2DiedPaolo Ciera, O.S.A. †Auxiliary Bishop of Ostia (-Velletri), Italy
24 Mar57.2Ordained BishopJuan de Orta y MorenoBishop of Orihuela, Spain
25 MarBornVincenzo Cavalli (Gaballi)Bishop of Bertinoro, Italy
26 MarBornMagino Ventallol, O.P. †Vicar Apostolic of Fukien (Kuiceu), China
28 MarBornAgnello Rossi, O. Carm. †Bishop of Potenza, Italy
31 Mar61.2Ordained BishopJuan Pérez DelgadoBishop of Ciudad Rodrigo, SpainArchbishop of Burgos, Spain
Apr79.2DiedFrancisco de la Serna, O.E.S.A. †Bishop of La Paz, Bolivia
DiedBernadino LarizzaArchbishop of Dubrovnik (Ragusa), Croatia
8 Apr59.2AppointedRobert BarryBishop of Cork and Cloyne, Ireland
36.2ConfirmedJacques MontrougeBishop of Saint-Flour, France
57.6AppointedCharles de NoaillesBishop of Rodez, France
AppointedGregorius SepozrinskiAuxiliary Bishop of Žemaičiai (Samogizia o Tels; Żmudź), Lithuania
AppointedGregorius SepozrinskiTitular Bishop of Spiga(z) (or Pegae)Auxiliary Bishop of Žemaičiai (Samogizia o Tels; Żmudź), Lithuania
9 AprBornJoão de SousaArchbishop of Lisboa, Portugal
10 AprSelectedCharles de RosmadecBishop of Vannes, FranceArchbishop of Tours, France
14 AprBornMartinus SteyaertVicar Apostolic of ’s-Hertogenbosch (Bois-le-Duc), Netherlands
17 Apr70.2DiedAegidius Ursinus de VivereTitular Patriarch of Jerusalem {Gerusalemme}, Palestine
18 AprBornAntonio PolcenigoBishop of Feltre, Italy
1 May24.0Ordained PriestSt. François de Laval de MontmorencyPriestBishop Emeritus of Québec, Canada
6 May73.3AppointedCésar Argelli (de Paltronibus)Archbishop of Avignon, France
47.0AppointedFrancesco BoccapaduliBishop of Città di Castello, ItalyBishop Emeritus
56.3ConfirmedDiego ChuecaBishop of Teruel, Spain
43.3AppointedBartolomeo CresconiBishop of Caserta, Italy
AppointedGiovanni Mihele de Curtis, O. Carm. †Bishop of Syros (e Milos), GreeceBishop Emeritus
55.3AppointedGyörgy SzéchényiBishop of Pécs, HungaryArchbishop of Esztergom, Hungary
12 May73.3Ordained BishopCésar Argelli (de Paltronibus)Archbishop of Avignon, France
82.3DiedJohann PlatzgummerBishop of Brixen {Bressanone}, Italy
14 MaySelectedSimone Carafa Roccella, C.R. †Archbishop of Messina, Italy
16 May66.3DiedJacques d’AngennesBishop of Bayeux, France
19 May39.3Ordained BishopJacobus de la TorreTitular Bishop of EphesusVicar Apostolic of Batavia (Holland Mission), Netherlands
26 MayBornGiovanni Francesco Maria Poggi, O.S.M. †Bishop of San Miniato, Italy
27 May39.4AppointedGiovanni Ambrogio BicutiBishop of Acqui, Italy
47.4Ordained BishopAlphonse d’ElbèneBishop of Orléans, France
58.4ConfirmedMiguel Escartín Arbeza, O. Cist. †Bishop of Barbastro, SpainBishop of Tarazona, Spain
51.4AppointedTommaso ImperatoBishop of Vico Equense, Italy
40.4AppointedRaphael Levacovich, O.F.M. Obs. †Archbishop of Achrida (Ochrida), Bulgaria
61.4AppointedAlessandro MasiBishop of Valva e Sulmona, Italy
46.4AppointedOttavio PodericoBishop of Umbriatico (Umbriaticum), Italy
29.7AppointedHyacinthe Serroni, O.P. †Bishop of Orange, FranceArchbishop of Albi, France
AppointedSimeone de Summis, O.F.M. †Bishop of Sapë, Albania
AppointedJean-Vincent de TullesBishop of Lavaur, France
JunBornPaul Godet des MaraisBishop of Chartres, France
2 Jun17.6ProfessedAndrea Deodati, O.S.B. †Member of Order of Saint BenedictArchbishop of Rossano, Italy
39.4Ordained BishopGiovanni Ambrogio BicutiBishop of Acqui, Italy
51.4Ordained BishopTommaso ImperatoBishop of Vico Equense, Italy
40.4Ordained BishopRaphael Levacovich, O.F.M. Obs. †Archbishop of Achrida (Ochrida), Bulgaria
38.7Ordained PriestGiovanni Battista MorraPriestBishop of Isola, Italy
46.4Ordained BishopOttavio PodericoBishop of Umbriatico (Umbriaticum), Italy
29.7Ordained BishopHyacinthe Serroni, O.P. †Bishop of Orange, FranceArchbishop of Albi, France
Ordained BishopSimeone de Summis, O.F.M. †Bishop of Sapë, Albania
8 JunBornOnofrio MontesoroBishop Emeritus of Castellaneta, Italy
10 Jun61.4Ordained BishopAlessandro MasiBishop of Valva e Sulmona, Italy
15 Jun23.1Ordained PriestJohann Daniel von GudenusPriest of Mainz, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop
29.4Ordained PriestManuel de la TorrePriestArchbishop of Brindisi, Italy
28.2Ordained PriestPietro ValentiniPriestBishop of Sovana (Soana), Italy
27 Jun16.0ProfessedJuan Bautista Sorribas, O. Carm. †Member of Order of Our Lady of Mt. CarmelBishop of Ampurias e Civita, Italy
30 JunOrdained PriestCalanio della CiajaPriestBishop of Nardò, Italy
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