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The Year of Our Lord 1968

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
3 Sep51.8Ordained BishopWilliam Michael CosgroveTitular Bishop of TrisipaBishop Emeritus of Belleville, Illinois, USA
46.0Ordained BishopPorfirio R. IliganBishop of Masbate, PhilippinesBishop Emeritus
47.5Ordained BishopJosé Méndez AsensioBishop of Tarazona, SpainArchbishop Emeritus of Granada, Spain
4 Sep56.9AppointedArtemio G. CasasAuxiliary Bishop of Manila, PhilippinesArchbishop Emeritus of Jaro, Philippines
56.9AppointedArtemio G. CasasTitular Bishop of Macriana MinorArchbishop Emeritus of Jaro, Philippines
5 Sep44.7AppointedNestor BihondaBishop of Muyinga, BurundiBishop Emeritus
91.2DiedJohn Mark GannonBishop Emeritus of Erie, Pennsylvania, USA
32.9AppointedStanislas KaburunguBishop of Ngozi, BurundiBishop Emeritus
40.4AppointedJoseph Kesenge WandangakonguBishop of Molegbe, Congo (Dem. Rep.)Bishop Emeritus
49.2AppointedAndré Makarakiza, M. Afr. †Archbishop of Gitega, BurundiArchbishop Emeritus
37.8AppointedRonald Austin MulkearnsCoadjutor Bishop of Ballarat, AustraliaBishop Emeritus
37.8AppointedRonald Austin MulkearnsTitular Bishop of CululiBishop Emeritus of Ballarat, Australia
33.7AppointedJoachim N’DayenCoadjutor Archbishop of Bangui, Central African RepublicArchbishop Emeritus
33.7AppointedJoachim N’DayenTitular Archbishop of CulusiArchbishop Emeritus of Bangui, Central African Republic
49.0AppointedPhocas NikwigizeBishop of Ruhengeri, RwandaBishop Emeritus
78.4AppointedGiuseppe Obert, P.I.M.E. †Titular Bishop of AbziriBishop Emeritus of Dinajpur, Bangladesh
78.4RetiredGiuseppe Obert, P.I.M.E. †Bishop of Dinajpur, BangladeshBishop Emeritus
41.3AppointedGustave Olombe Atelumbu MusilamuBishop of Wamba, Congo (Dem. Rep.)Bishop Emeritus
42.6AppointedMichael RozarioBishop of Dinajpur, BangladeshArchbishop Emeritus of Dhaka, Bangladesh
7 Sep53.0AppointedKarl Borromäus FlügelAuxiliary Bishop of Regensburg, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
53.0AppointedKarl Borromäus FlügelTitular Bishop of AltiburusAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Regensburg, Germany
65.0AppointedAlfred Bertram LevermanTitular Bishop of AltavaBishop Emeritus of Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
65.0ResignedAlfred Bertram LevermanBishop of Saint John, New Brunswick, CanadaBishop Emeritus
9 Sep41.6AppointedPaul AntakiPatriarchal Vicar of Egypt and Sudan (Melkite Greek)Protosyncellus Emeritus of Egypt and Sudan (Melkite Greek)
41.6AppointedPaul AntakiTitular Archbishop of NubiaProtosyncellus Emeritus of Egypt and Sudan (Melkite Greek)
24.2Professed (Perpetual Vows)Camillo Ballin, M.C.C.I.Member of Comboni Missionaries of the Heart of JesusVicar Apostolic of Northern Arabia, Kuwait
44.0AppointedGrégoire HaddadArchbishop of Beirut and Jbeil {Bairut e Gibail} (Melkite Greek), LebanonArchbishop Emeritus
26.0ProfessedGiovanni Migliorati, M.C.C.I.Member of Comboni Missionaries of the Heart of JesusVicar Apostolic of Awasa, Ethiopia
45.8AppointedBoutros (Pierre) Raï, B.A. †Auxiliary Bishop of Antiochia {Antioch} (Melkite Greek), SyriaBishop of Nuestra Señora del Paraíso en México (Melkite Greek)
45.8AppointedBoutros (Pierre) Raï, B.A. †Titular Bishop of Edessa in Osrhoëne dei Greco-MelkitiBishop of Nuestra Señora del Paraíso en México (Melkite Greek)
52.1AppointedJoseph-Marie RayaArchbishop of Akka [San Giovanni d’Acri; Tolemaide] (Melkite Greek), IsraelArchbishop Emeritus
54.3AppointedSaba Youakim, B.S. †Auxiliary Bishop of Antiochia {Antioch} (Melkite Greek), SyriaArchbishop Emeritus of Petra e Filadelfia (Melkite Greek), Jordan
54.3AppointedSaba Youakim, B.S. †Titular Archbishop of ScythopolisArchbishop Emeritus of Petra e Filadelfia (Melkite Greek), Jordan
56.7AppointedElias ZoghbiArchbishop of Baalbek (Melkite Greek), LebanonArchbishop Emeritus
11 Sep38.4Ordained BishopFrancis Joseph GossmanTitular Bishop of AguntumBishop Emeritus of Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
12 Sep40.8Ordained BishopDaniel Anthony CroninTitular Bishop of EgnatiaArchbishop Emeritus of Hartford, Connecticut, USA
54.3Ordained BishopFrancis John MugaveroBishop of Brooklyn, New York, USABishop Emeritus
54.6Ordained BishopJacques Nguyên Van MâuBishop of Vinh Long, Viet NamBishop Emeritus
53.6Ordained BishopPascàsio Rettler, O.F.M. †Bishop of Bacabal, Maranho, BrazilBishop Emeritus
14 Sep53.6Ordained BishopMathias Dionys Albert Paul DefreggerTitular Bishop of Vicus AteriiAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of München und Freising {Munich}, Germany
59.8Ordained BishopErnst Tewes, C.O. †Titular Bishop of Villamagna in ProconsulariAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of München und Freising {Munich}, Germany
15 Sep52.9Ordained BishopJoseph BabanaBishop of Zaku (Chaldean), Iraq
27.3Solemn ProfessedJean-Pierre Grallet, O.F.M.Member of Order of Friars MinorArchbishop of Strasbourg, France
65.5Ordained BishopGiuseppe MartinoliTitular Bishop of CamplumBishop Emeritus of Lugano, Switzerland
88.2DiedPedro Massa, S.D.B. †Prelate Emeritus of Rio Negro, Amazonas, Brazil
40.1Ordained BishopAlbert Tshomba YunguBishop of Tshumbe, Congo (Dem. Rep.)Bishop Emeritus
16 Sep65.6DiedAntoni PawlowskiBishop of Włocławek (Kujawy, Kalisze), Poland
19 Sep61.8SucceededAntônio Maria Alves de SiqueiraArchbishop of Campinas, Sao Paulo, BrazilArchbishop Emeritus
73.1AppointedPaulo de Tarso CamposTitular Archbishop of GarbaArchbishop Emeritus of Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil
73.1ResignedPaulo de Tarso CamposArchbishop of Campinas, Sao Paulo, BrazilArchbishop Emeritus
21 Sep27.1Ordained PriestHéctor Sabatino CardelliPriest of Rosario, ArgentinaBishop of San Nicolás de los Arroyos, Argentina
58.6Ordained BishopBenvenuto MatteucciTitular Bishop of Forum PopiliiArchbishop Emeritus of Pisa, Italy
25.0Ordained PriestLázaro Pérez JiménezPriest of Yucatán, MéxicoBishop of Celaya, Guanajuato, México
23 Sep80.1DiedLuis Alonso MuñoyerroArchbishop of Spain, Military
24 Sep54.2AppointedGuglielmo GiaquintaApostolic Administrator of Tivoli, ItalyBishop Emeritus
54.2AppointedGuglielmo GiaquintaTitular Bishop of Hyccarum (Hyccara)Bishop Emeritus of Tivoli, Italy
25 Sep BornDražen KutlešaTomislavgrad, Bosnia and HerzegovinaBishop of Poreč i Pula, Croatia
26 Sep71.2AppointedAlphonse-Marie-Victor Fresnel, C.M. †Titular Bishop of SimininaBishop Emeritus of Fort-Dauphin, Madagascar
71.2ResignedAlphonse-Marie-Victor Fresnel, C.M. †Bishop of Fort-Dauphin, MadagascarBishop Emeritus
71.8AppointedJoseph Grueter, C.M.M. †Titular Bishop of AmmoniaceBishop Emeritus of Umtata, South Africa
71.8ResignedJoseph Grueter, C.M.M. †Bishop of Umtata, South AfricaBishop Emeritus
46.7AppointedErnst Heinrich Karlen, C.M.M. †Bishop of Umtata, South AfricaArchbishop Emeritus of Bulawayo, Zimbabwe
50.5AppointedAndré Lesouëf, M.E.P. †Prefect of Kompong-Cham, CambodiaPrefect Emeritus
40.0Ordained BishopJoseph Crescent McKinneyTitular Bishop of LeontiumAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA
36.9AppointedAlessandro Staccioli, O.M.I.Vicar Apostolic of Luang Prabang, LaosAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Siena-Colle di Val d’Elsa-Montalcino, Italy
36.9AppointedAlessandro Staccioli, O.M.I.Titular Bishop of TaurianumAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Siena-Colle di Val d’Elsa-Montalcino, Italy
34.7AppointedPaul Tep Im SothaPrefect of Battambang, Cambodia
43.2AppointedJean-Pierre-Dominique Zévaco, C.M.Bishop of Fort-Dauphin, MadagascarBishop Emeritus of Tôlagnaro, Madagascar
28 Sep27.1Ordained PriestJosé de Jesús Martínez ZepedaPriest of México, Federal DistrictBishop of Irapuato, Guanajuato, México
29 Sep54.3Ordained BishopSaba Youakim, B.S. †Titular Archbishop of ScythopolisArchbishop Emeritus of Petra e Filadelfia (Melkite Greek), Jordan
30 Sep75.7DiedBryan Joseph McEntegartBishop Emeritus of Brooklyn, New York, USA
Oct46.0ResignedJohn Paul ElfordAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of Fort Wayne-South Bend, Indiana, USAFormer Auxiliary Bishop-Elect
46.0ResignedJohn Paul ElfordTitular Bishop of AcropolisFormer Auxiliary Bishop-Elect of Fort Wayne-South Bend, Indiana, USA
25.9Ordained DeaconAndré Armand Vingt-TroisDeacon of Paris, FranceCardinal, Archbishop
2 Oct61.7AppointedBruno-Augustin Hippel, S.A.C. †Titular Bishop of VardimissaBishop Emeritus of Oudtshoorn, South Africa
61.7ResignedBruno-Augustin Hippel, S.A.C. †Bishop of Oudtshoorn, South AfricaBishop Emeritus
3 Oct42.6Ordained BishopBernard AgréBishop of Man, Côte d’IvoireCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire
38.6ProfessedGuy Étienne Germain Gaucher, O.C.D. †Priest of Order of Discalced CarmelitesAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Bayeux (-Lisieux), France
4 Oct55.8AppointedJoseph A. CarrollAuxiliary Bishop of Dublin, IrelandAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
55.8AppointedJoseph A. CarrollTitular Bishop of QuaestorianaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Dublin, Ireland
81.9DiedPaul ChevrierBishop Emeritus of Cahors, France
AppointedLeopold Grimard, C.S.Sp. †Prefect of Idah, Nigeria
21.5Solemn ProfessedLuigi Padovese, O.F.M. Cap. †Member of Order of Friars Minor CapuchinVicar Apostolic of Anatolia, Turkey
22.5ProfessedGianfranco Todisco, P.O.C.R.Member of Pious Workers Rural CatechistsBishop of Melfi-Rapolla-Venosa, Italy
5 Oct71.6AppointedManuel Moll y SalordTitular Bishop of Urbs SalviaBishop Emeritus of Tortosa, Spain
71.6ResignedManuel Moll y SalordBishop of Tortosa, SpainBishop Emeritus
46.1AppointedJoseph Gilles Napoléon Ouellet, P.M.E. †Bishop of Gaspé, Québec, CanadaArchbishop Emeritus of Rimouski, Québec, Canada
45.2InstalledAntonio QuarracinoBishop of Avellaneda, ArgentinaCardinal, Archbishop of Buenos Aires, Argentina
24.0Ordained PriestJean-Pierre Bernard RicardPriest of Marseille, FranceCardinal, Archbishop of Bordeaux (-Bazas), France
6 Oct154.4BeatifiedSt. Siméon-François Berneux, M.E.P. †Vicar Apostolic of Corea
150.6BeatifiedSt. Antoine-Marie-Nicolas Daveluy, M.E.P. †Coadjutor Vicar Apostolic of Corea
48.6Ordained BishopPierre MamieTitular Bishop of OtriculumBishop Emeritus of Lausanne, Genève et Fribourg (Freiburg), Switzerland
78.5DiedWilliam Joseph Trudel, M. Afr. †Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Tabora, Tanzania
7 Oct56.3Ordained BishopJoseph Byeong Hwa ChangBishop of Masan, Korea (South)Bishop Emeritus
53.1Ordained BishopKarl Borromäus FlügelTitular Bishop of AltiburusAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Regensburg, Germany
8 Oct42.6InstalledBernard AgréBishop of Man, Côte d’IvoireCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire
10 Oct25.4Ordained PriestKarl GolserPriest of Bolzano-Bressanone {Bozen-Brixen}, ItalyBishop Emeritus
11 Oct38.3AppointedSamuel Silverio Buitrago Trujillo, C.M. †Auxiliary Bishop of Manizales, ColombiaArchbishop of Popayán, Colombia
38.3AppointedSamuel Silverio Buitrago Trujillo, C.M. †Titular Bishop of Aquae Novae in NumidiaArchbishop of Popayán, Colombia
50.8Ordained BishopArthur Joseph O’NeillBishop of Rockford, Illinois, USABishop Emeritus
12 Oct59.0DiedAugustyn Ciesielski, O. Cist. †Abbot General of Order of Cistercians
40.5AppointedWolfgang Große (Grosse)Auxiliary Bishop of Essen, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
40.5AppointedWolfgang Große (Grosse)Titular Bishop of LamasbaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Essen, Germany
53.5AppointedFerdinando PalatucciBishop of Nicastro, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus of Amalfi-Cava de’ Tirreni, Italy
59.8Ordained BishopClément Abdulla Eliane RahalArchbishop of Damas (Syrian), Syria
27.4Ordained PriestUbaldo Ramón Santana Sequera, F.M.I.Priest of Fils de Marie ImmaculéeArchbishop of Maracaibo, Venezuela
15 Oct79.0AppointedRaffaele BarattaTitular Archbishop of DarnisArchbishop Emeritus of Perugia, Italy
79.0RetiredRaffaele BarattaArchbishop of Perugia, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus
76.6AppointedMathurin Blanchet, O.M.I. †Titular Bishop of LimataBishop Emeritus of Aosta, Italy
76.6RetiredMathurin Blanchet, O.M.I. †Bishop of Aosta, ItalyBishop Emeritus
57.5AppointedFerdinando LambruschiniArchbishop of Perugia, Italy
57.5AppointedFerdinando LambruschiniApostolic Administrator of Città della Pieve, ItalyArchbishop of Perugia, Italy
49.8AppointedOvidio LariBishop of Aosta, ItalyBishop Emeritus
17 Oct51.5Ordained BishopPaul Francis AndersonTitular Bishop of PolinianumBishop Emeritus of Duluth, Minnesota, USA
18 Oct60.9AppointedJames Darcy FreemanBishop of Armidale, AustraliaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Sydney, Australia
51.7AppointedHendrik Hubert Frehen, S.M.M. †Bishop of Reykjavik, Iceland
60.4AppointedLauncelot John GoodyArchbishop of Perth, AustraliaArchbishop Emeritus
38.1AppointedJean-Baptiste Kpiéle SoméBishop of Diébougou, Burkina FasoBishop Emeritus
19 Oct26.0Ordained PriestWilliam R. Fey, O.F.M. Cap.Priest of Order of Friars Minor CapuchinBishop of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea
43.1AppointedLivio MaritanoAuxiliary Bishop of Torino {Turin}, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Acqui, Italy
43.1AppointedLivio MaritanoTitular Bishop of OpitergiumBishop Emeritus of Acqui, Italy
80.4AppointedSantos Moro BrizTitular Bishop of HierpinianaBishop Emeritus of Ávila, Spain
80.4RetiredSantos Moro BrizBishop of Ávila, SpainBishop Emeritus
56.9AppointedMaximino Romero de LemaBishop of Ávila, SpainSecretary Emeritus of the Congregation for the Clergy
20 Oct52.2Ordained BishopJoseph-Marie RayaArchbishop of Akka [San Giovanni d’Acri; Tolemaide] (Melkite Greek), IsraelArchbishop Emeritus
22 Oct51.3AppointedStanislaus Joseph BrzanaBishop of Ogdensburg, New York, USABishop Emeritus
48.6AppointedJosé Capmany CasamitjanaAuxiliary Bishop of Barcelona, SpainAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
48.6AppointedJosé Capmany CasamitjanaTitular Bishop of Casae MedianaeAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Barcelona, Spain
56.6AppointedRamón Daumal SerraAuxiliary Bishop of Barcelona, SpainAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
56.6AppointedRamón Daumal SerraTitular Bishop of Mathara in ProconsulariAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Barcelona, Spain
40.8AppointedJosé María Guix FerreresAuxiliary Bishop of Barcelona, SpainBishop Emeritus of Vic, Spain
40.8AppointedJosé María Guix FerreresTitular Bishop of SistronianaBishop Emeritus of Vic, Spain
80.7DiedDemetrio MoscatoArchbishop of Salerno (-Acerno), Italy
45.5AppointedRamón Torrella CascanteAuxiliary Bishop of Barcelona, SpainArchbishop Emeritus of Tarragona, Spain
45.5AppointedRamón Torrella CascanteTitular Bishop of MinerviumArchbishop Emeritus of Tarragona, Spain
23 Oct73.7DiedLorenzo Bereciartúa y BalerdiBishop of San Sebastián, Spain
24 Oct91.8DiedAuguste-Siméon Colas, M.E.P. †Archbishop Emeritus of Pondicherry and Cuddalore, India
52.7Ordained BishopMichael Joseph DudickBishop of Passaic (Ruthenian), New Jersey, USABishop Emeritus
48.4AppointedJan MazurBishop of Siedlce, PolandBishop Emeritus
25 Oct62.5AppointedMarc Lacroix, O.M.I. †Titular Bishop of ChulluBishop Emeritus of Churchill-Baie d’Hudson, Manitoba, Canada
62.5ResignedMarc Lacroix, O.M.I. †Bishop of Churchill-Baie d’Hudson, Manitoba, CanadaBishop Emeritus
26 Oct32.5Ordained DeaconJulian Voronovsky, M.S.U. †Deacon of Ukrainian Studite Monks (Ukrainian)Bishop Emeritus of Sambir-Drohobych (Ukrainian), Ukraine
48.7InstalledVicente Faustino ZazpeCoadjutor Archbishop of Santa Fe, ArgentinaArchbishop
27 Oct44.1Ordained BishopCesare AsiliBishop of Lira, Uganda
25.3Ordained PriestJosé Luis Dibildox MartínezPriest of San Luis Potosí, MéxicoBishop of Tampico, Tamaulipas, México
59.1SucceededAntonius HofmannBishop of Passau, GermanyBishop Emeritus
88.1AppointedSimon Konrad (Josef) Landersdorfer, O.S.B. †Titular Bishop of UlciniumBishop Emeritus of Passau, Germany
88.1RetiredSimon Konrad (Josef) Landersdorfer, O.S.B. †Bishop of Passau, GermanyBishop Emeritus
25.6Ordained PriestLucas Martínez LaraPriest of San Luis Potosí, MéxicoBishop of Matehuala, San Luís Potosí, México
46.1Ordained BishopRamón Malla CallBishop of Lérida, SpainBishop Emeritus of Lleida, Spain
98.1DiedMateo Múgica y UrrestarazuBishop Emeritus of Vitoria, Spain
70.8DiedWładysław SuszyńskiApostolic Administrator of Vilnius, Lithuania
32.5Ordained PriestJulian Voronovsky, M.S.U. †Priest of Ukrainian Studite Monks (Ukrainian)Bishop Emeritus of Sambir-Drohobych (Ukrainian), Ukraine
28 Oct74.2AppointedStephen Stanislaus WoznickiTitular Bishop of ThiavaBishop Emeritus of Saginaw, Michigan, USA
74.2ResignedStephen Stanislaus WoznickiBishop of Saginaw, Michigan, USABishop Emeritus
29 Oct48.0AppointedEugênio de Araújo SalesArchbishop of São Salvador da Bahia, BrazilCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
62.9ResignedMarcel-François Lefebvre, C.S.Sp. †Superior General of Congregation of the Holy SpiritBishop Emeritus of Tulle, France
45.8AppointedEdward Henryk MaterskiAuxiliary Bishop of Kielce, PolandBishop Emeritus of Radom, Poland
45.8AppointedEdward Henryk MaterskiTitular Bishop of Aquae SirensesBishop Emeritus of Radom, Poland
59.6AppointedJózef RozwadowskiBishop of Łódź, PolandBishop Emeritus
31 Oct77.0AppointedJoseph Louis Aldée DesmaraisTitular Bishop of MedeliBishop Emeritus of Amos, Québec, Canada
77.0RetiredJoseph Louis Aldée DesmaraisBishop of Amos, Québec, CanadaBishop Emeritus
46.0AppointedSalvatore Di SalvoAuxiliary Bishop of Rossano, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Nicosia, Italy
46.0AppointedSalvatore Di SalvoTitular Bishop of Turres in NumidiaBishop Emeritus of Nicosia, Italy
47.1SucceededGaston HainsBishop of Amos, Québec, CanadaBishop Emeritus
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