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The Year of Our Lord 1967

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
May48.9AppointedConstantin Koser, O.F.M. †Minister General of Order of Friars MinorMinister General Emeritus
43.8AppointedFélix María Torres ParraCoadjutor Bishop of Santa Rosa de Osos, ColombiaArchbishop Emeritus of Barranquilla, Colombia
1 May48.4Ordained BishopAndré Pierre Louis Marie FauchetBishop of Troyes, FranceBishop Emeritus
BornMoses HamungoleBishop of Monze, Zambia
48.8Ordained BishopJuan Eliseo Mojica OliverosTitular Bishop of BalianaBishop of Garagoa, Colombia
84.7DiedAgapios Salomon Naoum, B.S. †Archbishop Emeritus of Tyr (Melkite Greek), Lebanon
20.0ProfessedHeinz Wilhelm Steckling, O.M.I.Member of Oblates of Mary ImmaculateBishop of Ciudad del Este, Paraguay
2 May BornLuis Manuel Alí HerreraAuxiliary Bishop of Bogotá, Colombia
55.4InstalledThomas Joseph McDonoughArchbishop of Louisville, Kentucky, USAArchbishop Emeritus
4 May BornDominik SchwaderlappAuxiliary Bishop of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
5 May44.3AppointedJuan José Gerardi ConederaBishop of Verapaz, Cobán, GuatemalaBishop Emeritus of Santa Cruz del Quiché, Guatemala
50.2AppointedHumberto Lara Mejía, C.M. †Bishop of Santa Cruz del Quiché, Guatemala
BornPius Riana PrapdiBishop of Ketapang, Indonesia
25.9Ordained PriestJoseph Jules ZereyPriestProtosyncellus of Jerusalem {Gerusalemme} (Melkite Greek), Palestine
6 May39.5AppointedEmmanuel III (Emmanuel-Karim) DellyTitular Archbishop of Kaskar dei CaldieCardinal, Patriarch Emeritus of Babylon {Babilonia} (Chaldean), Iraq
7 May45.9Ordained BishopCarlos González CruchagaBishop of Talca, ChileBishop Emeritus
8 May75.1AppointedFrancis Xavier Fenech, O.F.M. Cap. †Titular Bishop of Muzuca in ByzacenaBishop Emeritus of Jhansi, India
75.1RetiredFrancis Xavier Fenech, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop of Jhansi, IndiaBishop Emeritus
57.8AppointedIsaac GhattasArchbishop (Personal Title) of Minya {Ermopoli Maggiore; Minieh} (Coptic), EgyptBishop
47.3AppointedStéphanos II (Andraos) Ghattas, C.M. †Bishop of Luqsor {Tebe} (Coptic), EgyptCardinal, Patriarch Emeritus of Alexandria {Alessandria} (Coptic), Egypt
52.3DiedVincente Puchol MontisBishop of Santander, Spain
9 May39.0AppointedPaulos Philoxinos AyyamkulangaraBishopAuxiliary Bishop of Trivandrum (Syro-Malankara), India
10 May56.9InstalledJosé de Jesús Garcia AyalaBishop of Campeche, MéxicoBishop Emeritus
11 May50.0Ordained BishopJacob Bastiampillai DeogupillaiTitular Bishop of MozotcoriBishop Emeritus of Jaffna, Sri Lanka
54.9Ordained BishopAntonio Hernández GallegosBishop of Tabasco, México
12 May64.9DiedJoseph Gerald BerryArchbishop of Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
13 May25.5Ordained PriestDaniel Joseph BohanPriest of Moncton, New Brunswick, CanadaArchbishop of Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
14 May49.4Ordained BishopRoberto CarnielloTitular Bishop of Martanae TudertinorumBishop Emeritus of Volterra, Italy
48.5Ordained BishopMaffeo Giovanni DucoliTitular Bishop of FidenaeBishop Emeritus of Belluno-Feltre, Italy
52.1Ordained BishopAldo GobbiTitular Bishop of Iulium CarnicumAuxiliary Bishop of Imola, Italy
44.0Ordained BishopChucrallah HarbBishop of Baalbek (Maronite), LebanonBishop Emeritus of Jounieh (Maronite), Lebanon
24.6Ordained PriestMosé João Pontelo, C.S.Sp.Priest of Congregation of the Holy SpiritBishop of Cruzeiro do Sul, Acre, Brazil
52.3Ordained BishopJoseph SalaméArchbishop of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Maronite), SyriaArchbishop Emeritus
45.5Ordained BishopMário Teixeira Gurgel, S.D.S. †Titular Bishop of SestaBishop Emeritus of Itabira-Fabriciano, Minas Gerais, Brazil
16 May17.1ProfessedAntony Kariyil, C.M.I.Member of Carmelites of Mary ImmaculateBishop of Mandya (Syro-Malabar), India
17 May60.5AppointedErnesto CivardiSecretary of the Sacred Consistorial CongregationCardinal, Secretary Emeritus of the Congregation for Bishops
28.6Ordained PriestVijay Anand Nedumpuram, C.M.I.Priest of Carmelites of Mary ImmaculateBishop Emeritus of Chanda (Syro-Malabar), India
64.2AppointedJoseph SchröfferSecretary of the Congregation of Seminaries and UniversitiesCardinal, Secretary Emeritus
18 May41.2AppointedAntonio Briva MirabentBishop of Astorga, Spain
48.7AppointedBartolomé Carrasco BriseñoAuxiliary Bishop of Antequera, Oaxaca, MéxicoArchbishop Emeritus
48.7AppointedBartolomé Carrasco BriseñoTitular Bishop of ClaternaeArchbishop Emeritus of Antequera, Oaxaca, México
88.4DiedJoaquim Domingues de OliveiraArchbishop of Florianópolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil
52.7SucceededAlfonso NiehuesArchbishop of Florianópolis, Santa Catarina, BrazilArchbishop Emeritus
44.2Ordained BishopKarl (Charles) Reiterer, M.H.M. †Titular Bishop of SidymaVicar Apostolic of Kuching, Malaysia
19 May77.5DiedPatrick Maurice Connaughton, O.F.M. †Prefect Emeritus of Suixian [Suihsien], China
BornLuiz Henrique da Silva BritoAuxiliary Bishop of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
20 May53.6ResignedAnastasio Alberto Ballestrero, O.C.D. †Superior General of Order of Discalced CarmelitesCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Torino {Turin}, Italy
26.0Ordained PriestDavid John James MonroePriest of Vancouver, British Columbia, CanadaBishop Emeritus of Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada
24.6Ordained PriestRubén Salazar GómezPriest of Ibagué, ColombiaCardinal, Archbishop of Bogotá, Colombia
21 May39.3Ordained BishopFrancisco de Guruceaga IturrizaTitular Bishop of Villa RegisBishop Emeritus of La Guaira, Venezuela
42.3Ordained BishopMarcial Augusto Ramírez PonceTitular Bishop of ColumnataBishop Emeritus of Venezuela, Military
45.6Ordained BishopSabin-Marie Saint-GaudensTitular Bishop of LapdaBishop Emeritus of Agen, France
23.5Ordained PriestBoghos Lévon ZékiyanPriestArchbishop of Istanbul (Armenian), Turkey
25 May41.9AppointedFernando Ariztía RuizAuxiliary Bishop of Santiago de ChileBishop Emeritus of Copiapó, Chile
41.9AppointedFernando Ariztía RuizTitular Bishop of TimiciBishop Emeritus of Copiapó, Chile
74.6DiedGiovanni Battista BosioArchbishop of Chieti, Italy
40.4Ordained BishopJames Edward Charles Burke, O.P. †Titular Bishop of LamiggigaPrelate Emeritus of Chimbote, Peru
52.8AppointedJózef DrzazgaAuxiliary Bishop of Warmia (Ermland), PolandBishop
25.1Ordained PriestMichel Marie Jacques Dubost, C.I.M.Priest of Congregation of Jesus and MaryBishop of Evry-Corbeil-Essonnes, France
69.6AppointedFranciszek JopAuxiliary Bishop of Wrocław {Breslavia}, PolandBishop of Opole, Poland
33.0Ordained PriestPatrick O’DonoghuePriest of Westminster, England, Great BritainBishop Emeritus of Lancaster, England, Great Britain
25.2Ordained PriestRichard Stephen SeminackPriest of Philadelphia (Ukrainian), Pennsylvania, USABishop of Saint Nicholas of Chicago (Ukrainian), Illinois, USA
59.2DiedPietro SigismondiSecretary of the Congregation for Propagation of the Faith
26 May53.8AppointedGeoffrey Ignatius BurkeAuxiliary Bishop of Salford, England, Great BritainAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
53.8AppointedGeoffrey Ignatius BurkeTitular Bishop of VagrautaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Salford, England, Great Britain
49.6AppointedCahal Brendan DalyBishop of Ardagh (and Clonmacnois), IrelandCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Armagh, Ireland
27 May52.6AppointedAmelio PoggiTitular Archbishop of CercinaApostolic Pro-Nuncio to Syria
52.6AppointedAmelio PoggiApostolic Nuncio to RwandaApostolic Pro-Nuncio to Syria
52.6AppointedAmelio PoggiApostolic Pro-Nuncio to UgandaApostolic Pro-Nuncio to Syria
25.0Ordained PriestGerald Thomas WalshPriest of New York, New York, USAAuxiliary Bishop
28 May60.9AppointedAlexandre-Charles-Albert-Joseph RenardArchbishop of Lyon (-Vienne), FranceCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
29 May51.2AppointedGlennon Patrick FlavinBishop of Lincoln, Nebraska, USABishop Emeritus
BornJosé Manuel Garcia CordeiroBishop of Bragança-Miranda, Portugal
30 May33.6Ordained PriestUlises Aurelio Casiano VargasPriestBishop Emeritus of Mayagüez, Puerto Rico
BornAnton LeichtfriedAuxiliary Bishop of Sankt Pölten, Austria
BornJoseph (Benny Mathew) SrampickalBishop of Great Britain (Syro-Malabar)
49.0Ordained BishopValfredo Bernardo Tepe, O.F.M. †Titular Bishop of ThasbaltaBishop Emeritus of Ilhéus, Bahia, Brazil
31 May53.0AppointedGerard Louis FreyBishop of Savannah, Georgia, USABishop Emeritus of Lafayette, Louisiana, USA
44.7AppointedMariano Gaviola y GarcésTitular Bishop of GirbaArchbishop Emeritus of Lipa, Philippines
44.7ResignedMariano Gaviola y GarcésBishop of Cabanatuan, PhilippinesArchbishop Emeritus of Lipa, Philippines
55.5AppointedPierre SamainAuxiliary Bishop of Tournai {Doornik}, Belgium
55.5AppointedPierre SamainTitular Bishop of TubulbacaAuxiliary Bishop of Tournai {Doornik}, Belgium
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