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The Year of Our Lord 1940

Bishop Events

September to October

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
Sep55.2ResignedFrancisco Javier Valdivia PinedoBishop-Elect of Linares, ChileFormer Bishop-Elect
1 Sep24.5Ordained PriestBl. Jesús Emilio Jaramillo Monsalve, M.X.Y. †Priest of Misioneros Javerianos de YarumalBishop of Arauca, Colombia
38.6ResignedPál Napholcz (Napholz), S.J. †Bishop-Elect of Oradea Mare {Gran Varadino, Nagyvárad} and Satu Mare {Szatmár}, RomaniaFormer Bishop-Elect
3 Sep56.1DiedBerardo Barracciu, O.F.M. Conv. †Prefect of Ankang [Hinganfu], China
BornPaul Stephen LoverdeBishop Emeritus of Arlington, Virginia, USA
4 Sep BornRicardo Oscar FaiferBishop Emeritus of Goya, Argentina
BornRamón del Hoyo LópezBishop Emeritus of Jaén, Spain
82.2DiedPalmyre-Georges JansooneAuxiliary Bishop of Lille, FranceAuxiliary Bishop of Lille, France
6 Sep BornErminio De ScalziAuxiliary Bishop of Milano {Milan}, Italy
BornAnthony J. FarquharAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Down and Connor, Ireland
BornLajos PápaiBishop Emeritus of Győr (Raab), Hungary
8 Sep86.2DiedLeonard BrindisiArchbishop of Corfù, Zante e Cefalonia, Greece
77.9DiedArthur Jerome DrossaertsArchbishop of San Antonio, Texas, USA
25.5Ordained PriestWaclaw SkomoruchaPriest of Siedlce, PolandAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
51.8Ordained BishopJoseph-Marie Trocellier, O.M.I. †Titular Bishop of AdramyttiumVicar Apostolic of Mackenzie, Northwest Territories, Canada
35.9Ordained BishopGjergj VolajBishop of Sapë, Albania
48.4Ordained BishopJosé Weimann, C.SS.R. †Bishop of Santiago del Estero, Argentina
9 Sep BornGentil DelázariBishop Emeritus of Sinop, Mato Grosso, Brazil
15 Sep67.6DiedPatrick CaseyBishop of Ross, Ireland
BornBrigido Agalpas GalasgasVicar Apostolic of Bontoc-Lagawe, Philippines
53.9Ordained BishopManuel Jerónimo Yerena y CamarenaBishop of Huejutla, Hidalgo, MéxicoBishop Emeritus
17 Sep BornKlaus KüngBishop Emeritus of Sankt Pölten, Austria
19 Sep41.0AppointedHugo Bressane de AraújoBishop of Guaxupé, Minas Gerais, BrazilBishop Emeritus of Marília, Sao Paulo, Brazil
20 Sep BornEmilio Layon BataclanAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Cebu, Philippines
BornFelipe Salazar VillagranaBishop Emeritus of San Juan de los Lagos, Jalisco, México
21 Sep23.2Ordained PriestManuel Casares HervásPriestBishop Emeritus of Almería, Spain
BornRutilio del Riego JáñezAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of San Bernardino, California, USA
25.0Ordained PriestJosé Nicomedes GrossiPriestBishop Emeritus of Bom Jesus da Lapa, Bahia, Brazil
26.6Ordained PriestJacques Nguyên Van MâuPriestBishop Emeritus of Vĩnh Long, Viet Nam
26.0Ordained PriestLawrence Joseph RileyPriest of Boston, Massachusetts, USAAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
BornAlessio Saccardo, S.J.Bishop Emeritus of Ponta de Pedras, Para, Brazil
53.7Ordained BishopJohannes Christianus Vrakking, M.S.C. †Bishop of Surigao, PhilippinesBishop Emeritus
22 Sep67.0DiedJoaquim Ferreira de MeloBishop of Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
53.1Ordained BishopAlphonse Charles Kirmann, S.M.A. †Titular Bishop of AssurasVicar Apostolic Emeritus of Sassandra, Côte d’Ivoire
54.1Ordained BishopVince KovácsTitular Bishop of ZaraïApostolic Administrator Emeritus of Vác, Hungary
55.2Ordained BishopEgidio Luigi Lanzo, O.F.M. Cap. †Titular Bishop of TiberiasBishop of Saluzzo, Italy
BornIvan MilovanBishop Emeritus of Poreč i Pula, Croatia
25 Sep BornJean-Claude Bouchard, O.M.I.Bishop of Pala, Chad
27 SepBornDomenico PadovanoBishop Emeritus of Conversano-Monopoli, Italy
28 Sep60.1DiedIstván BreyerBishop of Győr (Raab), Hungary
29 Sep BornLorenzo BaldisseriCardinal, Secretary General of the Synod of Bishops
18.2ProfessedLuis Baldo Riva, C.SS.R. †Member of Congregation of the Most Holy RedeemerPrelate of Chuquibamba, Peru
20.1ProfessedRobert Marie Jean Victor (de Boissonneaux) de Chevigny, C.S.Sp. †Member of Congregation of the Holy SpiritBishop Emeritus of Nouakchott, Mauritania
51.2Ordained BishopAureliano de MatosBishop of Limoeiro do Norte, Ceara, Brazil
52.4Ordained BishopJoseph FercheTitular Bishop of VinaAuxiliary Bishop of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
51.0Ordained BishopPietro OssolaTitular Bishop of AxomisBishop Emeritus of Montalto (delle Marche), Italy
27.0Ordained PriestGuillaume van den Elzen, O.S.A. †Priest of Order of St. AugustineBishop Emeritus of Doruma-Dungu, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
30 Sep BornCesare Bonivento, P.I.M.E.Bishop Emeritus of Vanimo, Papua New Guinea
52.8AppointedAuguste-Léon-Alexis CesbronBishop of Annecy, France
Oct64.6ResignedGaspare Hou (Hu)Prefect of Linqing [Lintsing], ChinaPrefect Emeritus
1 OctBornGaetano Aldo (Thomas) DonatoAuxiliary Bishop of Newark, New Jersey, USA
BornJosé Francisco Ulloa RojasBishop Emeritus of Cartago, Costa Rica
2 Oct BornAntonio Ángel Algora HernandoBishop Emeritus of Ciudad Real, Spain
3 Oct44.5Ordained BishopLucien-Sidroine LebrunBishop of Autun (-Châlon-sur-Saône-Mâcon), FranceBishop Emeritus of Autun (-Châlon-sur-Saône-Mâcon-Cluny), France
34.7Ordained BishopWilliam Charles Quinn, C.M. †Titular Bishop of HalicarnassusBishop of Yujiang [Yükiang], China
46.0Ordained BishopPierre-Marie ThéasBishop of Montauban, FranceBishop Emeritus of Tarbes et Lourdes, France
42.1Ordained BishopHenry Joseph Thünemann, O.S.F.S. †Titular Bishop of AdrasusBishop Emeritus of Keimoes, South Africa
4 Oct49.6Ordained BishopLeón Buenaventura de Uriarte Bengoa, O.F.M. †Titular Bishop of MadaurusVicar Apostolic of San Ramón, Peru
5 OctBornYoussef Ibrahim SarrafBishop of Le Caire {Cairo} (Chaldean), Egypt
6 Oct54.0AppointedEmile-Arsène BlanchetBishop of Saint-Dié, FranceBishop Emeritus
46.7Ordained BishopJoseph Patrick HurleyBishop of Saint Augustine, Florida, USA
8 Oct54.0InstalledManuel Jerónimo Yerena y CamarenaBishop of Huejutla, Hidalgo, MéxicoBishop Emeritus
9 Oct48.6Ordained BishopBernard Theodore Espelage, O.F.M. †Bishop of Gallup, New Mexico, USABishop Emeritus
10 Oct51.9ResignedPatrick James Byrne, M.M. †Prefect of Kyoto, JapanApostolic Delegate to Korea
11 Oct48.0AppointedAlfonso María ButelerBishop of Mendoza, ArgentinaArchbishop of Mendoza, Argentina
BornPlácido Rodríguez, C.M.F.Bishop Emeritus of Lubbock, Texas, USA
47.2AppointedStanislav ZelaAuxiliary Bishop of Olomouc, Czech Republic
47.2AppointedStanislav ZelaTitular Bishop of HarpasaAuxiliary Bishop of Olomouc, Czech Republic
12 Oct BornWoldetensaé Ghebreghiorghis, O.F.M. Cap.Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Harar, Ethiopia
BornSilvano Maria Tomasi, C.S.Permanent Observer Emeritus to United Nations Office and Specialized Agencies in Geneva
13 Oct40.6Ordained BishopEliseu Maria Coroli, B. †Titular Bishop of Zama MajorPrelate Emeritus of Guamá, Para, Brazil
16 Oct BornNereo Page OdchimarBishop Emeritus of Tandag, Philippines
17 Oct BornVíctor Manuel Pérez RojasBishop Emeritus of San Fernando de Apure, Venezuela
BornJózef WysockiAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Elbląg, Poland
19 Oct58.0InstalledNicolás de CarloBishop of Resistencia, Argentina
BornJuan Carlos MaccaroneBishop Emeritus of Santiago del Estero, Argentina
20 Oct37.5Ordained BishopJosé Abraham Martínez BetancourtBishop of Tacámbaro, Michoacán, MéxicoBishop Emeritus
22 Oct77.0DiedAugustin-Joseph-Marie SimeoneBishop of Fréjus, France
23 Oct BornMartín de Elizalde, O.S.B.Bishop Emeritus of Nueve de Julio, Argentina
BornFouad Boutros TwalPatriarch Emeritus of Jerusalem {Gerusalemme}, Palestine
24 Oct73.8DiedWilliam Timothy CotterBishop of Portsmouth, England, Great Britain
52.3Ordained BishopVittorio De ZancheBishop of Montefeltro, ItalyBishop of Concordia-Pordenone, Italy
25 Oct16.2ProfessedBenito Stanislao Andreotti, O.S.B. †Member of Order of Saint BenedictAbbot Emeritus of Subiaco, Italy
AppointedTiziano da Verona, O.F.M. Cap. †Prefect of Hosanna, Ethiopia
63.5DiedSylvester Joseph Espelage, O.F.M. †Vicar Apostolic of Wuchang [Wuchang], China
26 Oct BornJosé María ArancedoArchbishop Emeritus of Santa Fe de la Vera Cruz, Argentina
27 Oct45.6Ordained BishopFelice BonominiBishop of Terni e Narni, ItalyBishop of Como, Italy
27.9Ordained PriestJean HengenPriest of LuxembourgArchbishop Emeritus of Luxembourg
23.3Ordained PriestFrancisco Orozco LomelínPriestAuxiliary Bishop of México, Federal District
45.5Ordained BishopNersès TayroyanArchbishop of Mardin (Armenian), TurkeyArchbishop Emeritus of Baghdad (Armenian), Iraq
59.8Ordained BishopEliseu Van de Weijer, O. Carm. †Titular Bishop of GorPrelate Emeritus of Paracatu, Minas Gerais, Brazil
59.3Ordained BishopCyrille Jean Zohrabian, O.F.M. Cap. †Titular Bishop of AciliseneAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Cilicia (Armenian), Lebanon
29 Oct74.6DiedCelestino EndriciArchbishop of Trento, Italy
BornJosé Ulises Macías SalcedoArchbishop Emeritus of Hermosillo, Sonora, México
BornHeinrich MussinghoffBishop Emeritus of Aachen, Germany
BornJean-Louis PlouffeBishop Emeritus of Sault Sainte Marie, Ontario, Canada
30 Oct65.6DiedGrégoire HaggiarBishop of Akka (Melkite Greek), Israel
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