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The Year of Our Lord 1946

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
1 JulBornPetros Hanna Issa Al-HarboliBishop of Zaku (Chaldean), Iraq
48.6CeasedAndrzej WronkaAdministrator of Chelmno (Culma, Kulm), PolandAuxiliary Bishop of Wrocław {Breslavia}, Poland
2 Jul BornZbigniew KiernikowskiBishop Emeritus of Legnica, Poland
BornPaulo Dionisio Lachovicz (Liakhovych), O.S.B.M.Apostolic Exarch of Italy, Faithful of the Ukrainian Catholic Church (Ukrainian)
3 Jul BornArmando BucciolBishop Emeritus of Livramento de Nossa Senhora, Bahia, Brazil
28.4Ordained PriestDominic Joseph Chwane Khumalo, O.M.I. †Priest of Oblates of Mary ImmaculateAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Durban, South Africa
4 Jul56.6AppointedHector Catry, O.F.M. Cap. †Titular Bishop of SemtaBishop Emeritus of Lahore, Pakistan
56.6ResignedHector Catry, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop of Lahore, PakistanBishop Emeritus
24.1ProfessedGeorges Marie Martin Cottier, O.P. †Member of Order of Friars PreachersCardinal, Cardinal-Priest of Santi Domenico e Sisto
51.0AppointedVincent Ignatius Kennally, S.J. †Apostolic Administrator of Caroline and Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Pacific (Oceania)Vicar Apostolic Emeritus
68.9CeasedCzesław SokołowskiApostolic Administrator of Siedlce, PolandAuxiliary Bishop
5 Jul65.0Ordained BishopPietro DibTitular Bishop of Tarsus dei MaronitiBishop of Le Caire {Cairo} (Maronite), Egypt
6 Jul49.0AppointedAntonio RiberiApostolic Nuncio to ChinaCardinal, Apostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Spain
43.7AppointedAbel Ribeiro CameloAuxiliary Bishop of Goiás, BrazilBishop of Goiás, Brazil
43.7AppointedAbel Ribeiro CameloTitular Bishop of CuriumBishop of Goiás, Brazil
7 Jul25.5Ordained PriestIgnatius Ghattas, B.S. †Priest of Arrouhbaniat Albassiliat Almoukhalissiat (Melkite Greek)Bishop of Newton (Our Lady of the Annunciation in Boston) (Melkite Greek), USA
24.1Ordained PriestTheodorus LumanauwPriestArchbishop of Ujung Pandang, Indonesia
26.3Ordained PriestPierre MamiePriest of Lausanne, Genève et Fribourg (Freiburg), SwitzerlandBishop Emeritus
9 Jul20.1ProfessedPaul Michael Boyle, C.P. †Member of Congregation of the PassionBishop Emeritus of Mandeville, Jamaica, Antilles
BornJohn Michael Miller, C.S.B.Archbishop of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
11 Jul49.9AppointedLouis-Marie-Joseph Durrieu, M. Afr. †Coadjutor Vicar Apostolic of Ouagadougou, Burkina FasoBishop of Ouahigouya, Burkina Faso
49.9AppointedLouis-Marie-Joseph Durrieu, M. Afr. †Titular Bishop of AthribisBishop of Ouahigouya, Burkina Faso
45.0AppointedIgnacio García Martin, S.J. †Prefect of San Francisco Javier, PeruPrefect Emeritus
40.8AppointedJoseph Gerald Holland, S.M.A. †Vicar Apostolic of Volta Inferiore, GhanaBishop Emeritus of Keta, Ghana
40.8AppointedJoseph Gerald Holland, S.M.A. †Titular Bishop of AmmaedaraBishop Emeritus of Keta, Ghana
35.6AppointedJames C. Holmes-Siedle, M. Afr. †Vicar Apostolic of Karema, TanzaniaBishop Emeritus of Kigoma, Tanzania
35.6AppointedJames C. Holmes-Siedle, M. Afr. †Titular Bishop of AdraaBishop Emeritus of Kigoma, Tanzania
50.2AppointedJohn Joseph McCarthy, C.S.Sp. †Vicar Apostolic of Zanzibar, KenyaArchbishop Emeritus of Nairobi, Kenya
50.2AppointedJohn Joseph McCarthy, C.S.Sp. †Titular Bishop of CercinaArchbishop Emeritus of Nairobi, Kenya
67.8AppointedGiuseppe Angelo Poli, O.F.M. Cap. †Titular Bishop of PertaBishop Emeritus of Allahabad, India
67.8ResignedGiuseppe Angelo Poli, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop of Allahabad, IndiaBishop Emeritus
57.6AppointedGiuseppe Ferruccio Maurizio Rosà, O.F.M. †Archbishop of Hankow [Hankou], China
12 Jul25.0Ordained PriestFrançois Abou Mokh, B.S. †Priest of Arrouhbaniat Albassiliat Almoukhalissiat (Melkite Greek)Curial Bishop Emeritus of Antiochia {Antioch} (Melkite Greek), Syria
BornPaolo SelvadagiAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Roma {Rome}, Italy
13 Jul22.7Ordained PriestAchille SilvestriniPriest of Faenza, ItalyCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation for the Oriental Churches
14 Jul23.9Ordained PriestHenricus Cornelius de Wit, M.H.M. †Priest of St. Joseph’s Missionary Society of Mill HillPrelate Emeritus of San Jose de Antique, Philippines
26.9Ordained PriestGilbert-Antoine DuchênePriest of Metz, FranceBishop Emeritus of Saint-Claude, France
60.4Ordained BishopVincenzo GiliBishop of Cesena, Italy
28.7Ordained PriestMichael Joseph GreenPriest of Lansing, Michigan, USABishop Emeritus of Reno, Nevada, USA
BornAngelus Kujur, S.J.Bishop Emeritus of Purnea, India
27.1Ordained PriestAnthony Li WeidaoPriestBishop of Changzhi [Luan], China
24.1Ordained PriestGerald Thomas Mahon, M.H.M. †Priest of St. Joseph’s Missionary Society of Mill HillAuxiliary Bishop of Westminster, England, Great Britain
24.4Ordained PriestFederico Richter Fernandez-Prada, O.F.M. †Priest of Order of Friars MinorArchbishop Emeritus of Ayacucho o Huamanga, Peru
16 Jul BornFrancis An ShuxinBishop of Baoding [Paoting, Ching-Yüan], China
52.9AppointedRobert Picard de la VacquerieTitular Bishop of DoaraBishop Emeritus of Orléans, France
17 JulBornAnacleto Cordeiro Gonçalves de OliveiraBishop of Viana do Castelo, Portugal
18 Jul54.4AppointedJoseph Zhou Jishi (Chow Chi-shih, Ceuziscee), C.M. †Archbishop of Nanchang [Nanchang], China
55.7AppointedMario Civelli, P.I.M.E. †Bishop of Jixian [Weihwei], China
BornMichael F. Czerny, S.J.Cardinal, Prefect of the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development
19 Jul40.3AppointedJoaquim de Lange, C.S.Sp. †Prefect of Tefé, BrazilPrelate Emeritus of Tefé, Amazonas, Brazil
40.1AppointedKazimirs DulbinskisAuxiliary Bishop of Riga, Latvia
40.1AppointedKazimirs DulbinskisTitular Bishop of GeraraAuxiliary Bishop of Riga, Latvia
BornFernando José Monteiro Guimarães, C.SS.R.Archbishop Emeritus of Brazil, Military
53.6DiedRodolfo Orler, F.S.C.J. †Vicar Apostolic of Bahr el-Ghazal, Sudan
54.2AppointedPēteris StrodsAuxiliary Bishop of Riga, LatviaApostolic Administrator
54.2AppointedPēteris StrodsApostolic Administrator of Liepāja, LatviaApostolic Administrator of Riga, Latvia
54.2AppointedPēteris StrodsTitular Bishop of StadiaApostolic Administrator of Riga, Latvia
20 Jul69.1DiedLuciano GeraciPrelate of Santa Lucia del Mela, Italy
25.3Ordained PriestSpiridon MattarPriest of Beirut and Jbeil {Bairut e Gibail} (Melkite Greek), LebanonBishop Emeritus of Nossa Senhora do Paraíso em São Paulo (Melkite Greek), Brazil
60.0AppointedJames Francis Aloysius McIntyreCoadjutor Archbishop of New York, New York, USACardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Los Angeles, California, USA
60.0AppointedJames Francis Aloysius McIntyreTitular Archbishop of PaltusCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Los Angeles, California, USA
54.0AppointedJoseph Elmer RitterCardinal, Archbishop of Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
25.6Ordained PriestMaximos SalloumPriest of Akka [San Giovanni d’Acri; Tolemaide] (Melkite Greek), IsraelArchbishop Emeritus
56.3AppointedPaul Clarence SchulteArchbishop of Indianapolis, Indiana, USAArchbishop Emeritus
25.6Ordained PriestMichel YatimPriestArchbishop Emeritus of Lattaquié {Laodicea} (Melkite Greek), Syria
21 Jul24.2Ordained PriestLuis Dalle, SS.CC. †Priest of Congregation of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and MaryApostolic Administrator of Ayaviri, Peru
68.2AppointedLeopoldo Eijo y GarayPatriarch of West Indies, SpainBishop of Madrid, Spain
22 Jul BornRolando Octavus Joven Tria Tirona, O.C.D.Archbishop of Caceres (Nueva Caceres), Philippines
23 Jul85.1DiedPasquale BerardiArchbishop Emeritus of Gaeta, Italy
BornLuis Felipe Solé Fa, C.M.Bishop Emeritus of Trujillo, Honduras
24 Jul31.9Ordained PriestPierre Bouckaert, S.J. †Priest of Society of JesusBishop Emeritus of Popokabaka, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
25 Jul56.9Ordained BishopGeorge BrunnerTitular Bishop of ElisBishop Emeritus of Middlesbrough, England, Great Britain
24.9Ordained PriestErnesto Gonçalves da Costa, O.F.M. †Priest of Order of Friars MinorBishop Emeritus of Faro {Algarve}, Portugal
46.7Ordained BishopJames Michael HillBishop of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
61.3Ordained BishopAntonio PicconiBishop of Vigevano, Italy
28 Jul56.1Ordained BishopLuigi ArrigoniTitular Archbishop of Apamea in SyriaApostolic Nuncio to Peru
22.8Ordained PriestJoão Antonio da Silva SaraivaPriestBishop of Coimbra, Portugal
17.4First VowsMichael (Michel) Hrynchyshyn, C.SS.R. †Member of Congregation of the Most Holy RedeemerApostolic Exarch Emeritus of France (Ukrainian)
24.7Ordained PriestHenri LemaîtrePriestApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Netherlands
23.2Ordained PriestIvan LjavinecPriest of Prešov (Prjašev, Eperjes) (Slovak), SlovakiaApostolic Exarch Emeritus of Czech Republic (Ruthenian)
21.1EnteredPatient Honoré Pierre Yvon Redois, S.M.A. †Member of Society of African MissionsBishop Emeritus of Natitingou, Benin
25.7Ordained PriestJuvenal Roriz, C.SS.R. †Priest of Congregation of the Most Holy RedeemerArchbishop Emeritus of Juiz de Fora, Minas Gerais, Brazil
30.3Ordained PriestJosef StimpflePriest of Augsburg, GermanyBishop Emeritus
30 Jul65.1AppointedPietro DibBishop of Le Caire {Cairo} (Maronite), Egypt
38.3AppointedDaniel Eugene IvanchoCoadjutor Apostolic Exarch of United States of America (Ruthenian), Pennsylvania
38.3AppointedDaniel Eugene IvanchoTitular Bishop of Europus
38.5AppointedAndré (Andreas Nicolaus) van den Bronk, S.M.A. †Vicar Apostolic of Delta of the Nile, EgyptBishop Emeritus of Parakou, Benin
38.5AppointedAndré (Andreas Nicolaus) van den Bronk, S.M.A. †Titular Bishop of TentyrisBishop Emeritus of Parakou, Benin
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