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The Year of Our Lord 1968

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
1 Jun26.1Ordained PriestRonald Paul HerzogPriest of Natchez-Jackson, Mississippi, USABishop of Alexandria, Louisiana, USA
64.5AppointedRenato LuisiTitular Bishop of CatulaBishop Emeritus of Nicastro, Italy
64.5ResignedRenato LuisiBishop of Nicastro, ItalyBishop Emeritus
25.8Ordained PriestJames Francis McCarthyPriest of New York, New York, USAAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
24.6Ordained PriestBrendan Michael O’BrienPriest of Ottawa, Ontario, CanadaArchbishop of Kingston, Ontario, Canada
2 Jun49.0Ordained BishopIgnatius P. LoboBishop of Belgaum, IndiaBishop Emeritus
73.4Ordained BishopJan NowickiTitular Bishop of PupianaApostolic Administrator of Lviv, Ukraine
74.9DiedBonaventura Josef Schweizer, S.D.S. †Superior General Emeritus of Society of the Divine Savior
3 Jun43.9Ordained BishopMichel-Gaspard CoppenrathTitular Archbishop of Tigisi in NumidiaArchbishop Emeritus of Papeete, French Polynesia, Pacific (Oceania)
4 Jun47.7AppointedJosé Cerviño CerviñoAuxiliary Bishop of Santiago de Compostela, SpainBishop Emeritus of Tui-Vigo, Spain
47.7AppointedJosé Cerviño CerviñoTitular Bishop of BenepotaBishop Emeritus of Tui-Vigo, Spain
5 Jun59.5Ordained BishopJohn Joseph CassataTitular Bishop of BidaBishop Emeritus of Fort Worth, Texas, USA
6 Jun BornJohn Wong Soo KauSandakanArchbishop of Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
8 Jun42.2AppointedBernard AgréBishop of Man, Côte d’IvoireCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire
24.0Ordained PriestPeter John Haworth DoylePriest of Portsmouth, England, Great BritainBishop of Northampton, England, Great Britain
28.3Ordained PriestAbraham Escudero MontoyaPriest of Medellín, ColombiaBishop of Palmira, Colombia
36.6AppointedFrank Marcus FernandoCoadjutor Bishop of Chilaw, Sri LankaBishop Emeritus
25.3Ordained PriestPierre Fisette, P.M.E. †Priest of Société des Missions-ÉtrangèresBishop of Hearst, Ontario, Canada
29.8Ordained PriestEnrique Manuel Hernández RiveraPriest of Arecibo, Puerto RicoBishop Emeritus of Caguas, Puerto Rico
23.5Ordained PriestJoseph Paul Pierre MorissettePriest of Québec, CanadaBishop of Saint-Jérôme, Québec, Canada
29.8Ordained PriestRicardo Watty Urquidi, M.Sp.S. †Priest of Missionaries of the Holy SpiritBishop of Tepic, Nayarit, México
9 Jun24.4Ordained PriestFranco AgostinelliPriest of Arezzo-Cortona-Sansepolcro, ItalyBishop of Prato, Italy
29.9Ordained PriestMarian DuśPriest of Warszawa {Warsaw}, PolandAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
26.4Ordained PriestMansour HobeikaPriestBishop of Zahleh (Maronite), Lebanon
59.2Ordained BishopFélix Ley, O.F.M. Cap. †Titular Bishop of Caput CillaApostolic Administrator of Naha, Japan
59.3DiedAntonio María Michelato Danese, O.S.M. †Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Aysén, Chile
24.5Ordained PriestYouhanna Boutros MoshePriest of Mossul (Syrian), IraqArchbishop
56.5Ordained BishopBenjamin de Souza GomesBishop of Paranavaí, Parana, BrazilBishop Emeritus
10 Jun40.5AppointedDaniel Anthony CroninAuxiliary Bishop of Boston, Massachusetts, USAArchbishop Emeritus of Hartford, Connecticut, USA
40.5AppointedDaniel Anthony CroninTitular Bishop of EgnatiaArchbishop Emeritus of Hartford, Connecticut, USA
54.9AppointedFrancis Anthony MarroccoBishop of Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
11 Jun81.6DiedJohn Alexander FloershArchbishop Emeritus of Louisville, Kentucky, USA
49.8Ordained BishopKarl Heinz JacobyTitular Bishop of SulciAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Trier, Germany
40.1Ordained BishopAlfred KleinermeilertTitular Bishop of PausulaeAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Trier, Germany
70.1DiedJustin Abraham Najmy, B.A. †Patriarchal Exarch of United States of America (Melkite Greek)
12 Jun51.5AppointedWilliam Michael CosgroveAuxiliary Bishop of Cleveland, Ohio, USABishop Emeritus of Belleville, Illinois, USA
51.5AppointedWilliam Michael CosgroveTitular Bishop of TrisipaBishop Emeritus of Belleville, Illinois, USA
43.2Ordained BishopJoseph Mahn ErieBishop of Bassein, MyanmarBishop Emeritus
13 Jun49.3Ordained BishopAlfred Leo AbramowiczTitular Bishop of PestoAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Chicago, Illinois, USA
49.7Ordained BishopMichael Ryan Patrick DempseyTitular Bishop of TruentumAuxiliary Bishop of Chicago, Illinois, USA
14 Jun54.6Ordained BishopWilliam Donald BordersBishop of Orlando, Florida, USAArchbishop Emeritus of Baltimore, Maryland, USA
48.4Ordained BishopJohn Edgar McCaffertyTitular Bishop of TanudaiaAuxiliary Bishop of Rochester, New York, USA
AppointedJacob Vadakeveetil, C.M. †Apostolic Administrator of Balasore, IndiaApostolic Administrator Emeritus
16 Jun50.9Ordained BishopLuis Rojas MenaTitular Bishop of AcciaBishop Emeritus of Culiacán, Sinaloa, México
27.4Ordained PriestAlfredo SchäfflerPriest of Picos, Piaui, BrazilBishop of Parnaíba, Piaui, Brazil
17 Jun38.6AppointedVicente Ataviado y TumaladBishop of Maasin, Philippines
80.0RetiredCarlos de la Trinidad Borge y CastrilloAuxiliary Bishop of Managua, NicaraguaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
45.7AppointedPorfirio R. IliganBishop of Masbate, PhilippinesBishop Emeritus
18 Jun84.2DiedVicente Alejandro González y RobletoArchbishop of Managua, Nicaragua
39.0AppointedAlfonso Liguori Morapeli, O.M.I. †Apostolic Administrator of Leribe, LesothoArchbishop of Maseru, Lesotho
26.6Ordained PriestYvon-Joseph Moreau, O.C.S.O.Priest of Sainte-Anne-de-la-Pocatière, Québec, CanadaBishop
25.4Ordained PriestRobert William MuenchPriest of New Orleans, Louisiana, USABishop of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
40.9AppointedIgnatius Phakoe, O.M.I. †Titular Bishop of BettoniumBishop Emeritus of Leribe, Lesotho
40.9ResignedIgnatius Phakoe, O.M.I. †Bishop of Leribe, LesothoBishop Emeritus
19 Jun54.4Ordained BishopMaurice John DingmanBishop of Des Moines, Iowa, USABishop Emeritus
76.3DiedEduard NécseyApostolic Administrator of Nitra, Slovakia
67.2AppointedRobert Dermot O’FlanaganTitular Bishop of TrecalaeBishop Emeritus of Juneau, Alaska, USA
67.2ResignedRobert Dermot O’FlanaganBishop of Juneau, Alaska, USABishop Emeritus
20 Jun48.2InstalledJames William MaloneBishop of Youngstown, Ohio, USABishop Emeritus
45.4AppointedPaul John O’ByrneBishop of Calgary, Alberta, CanadaBishop Emeritus
50.7AppointedEnrique Pélach y FeliúBishop of Abancay, PeruBishop Emeritus
70.0DiedJames Joseph SweeneyBishop Emeritus of Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
21 Jun26.9Ordained PriestJuan Frausto PallaresPriest of León, Guanajuato, MéxicoAuxiliary Bishop of León, Guanajuato, México
22 Jun26.3Ordained PriestBernard GenoudPriest of Lausanne, Genève et Fribourg (Freiburg), SwitzerlandBishop
26.2Ordained PriestGregorio Nicanor Peña RodríguezPriest of Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican RepublicBishop of Nuestra Señora de la Altagracia en Higüey, Dominican Republic
23 Jun57.8Ordained BishopJuan Bockwinckel, S.V.D. †Titular Bishop of Oppidum NovumPrelate Emeritus of Encarnación, Paraguay
56.7Ordained BishopFrancisco Cedzich, S.V.D. †Titular Bishop of BuxentumPrelate of Alto Paraná, Paraguay
33.2Ordained BishopRobert Lucien Chapuis, M.E.P. †Bishop of Mananjary, MadagascarBishop Emeritus
25.5Ordained PriestGiovanni (João) Risatti, P.I.M.E. †Priest of Pontifical Institute for Foreign MissionsBishop of Macapá, Amapa, Brazil
36.0Ordained PriestMiloslav VlkPriest of České Budĕjovice {Budweis}, Czech RepublicCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Praha {Prague}, Czech Republic
24 Jun49.6AppointedJohn Joseph FitzpatrickAuxiliary Bishop of Miami, Florida, USABishop Emeritus of Brownsville, Texas, USA
49.6AppointedJohn Joseph FitzpatrickTitular Bishop of CenaeBishop Emeritus of Brownsville, Texas, USA
74.6DiedAngelo Giuseppe JelminiApostolic Administrator of Lugano, Switzerland
25 Jun61.0AppointedÉmile André Jean-Marie MauryArchbishop of Reims, FranceArchbishop Emeritus
28.3Ordained PriestRomeo Tovar Astorga, O.F.M.Priest of Order of Friars MinorBishop of Santa Ana, El Salvador
26 Jun43.0AppointedJosé Gabriel Diaz CuevaBishop of Azogues, EcuadorBishop Emeritus
28 Jun41.2Ordained BishopRoger-Alfred DespatieTitular Bishop of UsinazaBishop Emeritus of Hearst, Ontario, Canada
30.1Ordained PriestAngel Gelmi BertocchiPriestAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Cochabamba, Bolivia
32.8Ordained PriestPietro MeloniPriestBishop Emeritus of Nuoro, Italy
67.5DiedRedmond Garrett PrendivilleArchbishop of Perth, Australia
29 Jun23.0Ordained PriestGennaro AcampaPriest of Napoli {Naples}, ItalyAuxiliary Bishop
45.7Ordained BishopMiguel Angel Alemán Eslava, S.D.B. †Titular Bishop of PuppiBishop of Río Gallegos, Argentina
23.7Ordained PriestOrlando AntoniniPriest of L’Aquila, ItalyApostolic Nuncio to Serbia
29.1Ordained PriestJosé Jovêncio Balestieri, S.D.B.Priest of Salesians of Saint John BoscoBishop Emeritus of Rio do Sul, Santa Catarina, Brazil
25.7Ordained PriestFrancis Joseph ChristianPriest of Manchester, New Hampshire, USAAuxiliary Bishop
26.5Ordained PriestJean-Michel di Falco LeandriPriest of Marseille, FranceBishop of Gap (-Embrun), France
24.4Ordained PriestVicente Jiménez ZamoraPriest of Osma-Soria, SpainArchbishop of Zaragoza, Spain
26.7Ordained PriestFrancis KallarakalPriest of Kottapuram, IndiaArchbishop of Verapoly, India
33.9Ordained PriestPaul KaratasPriest of Diarbekir (Amida) (Chaldean), TurkeyArchbishop
27.9Ordained PriestJames Kim Ji-seokPriest of Wonju, Korea (South)Bishop
28.1Ordained PriestDamian KyaruziPriestBishop of Sumbawanga, Tanzania
24.9Ordained PriestStanislav LipovšekPriest of Maribor, SloveniaBishop of Celje, Slovenia
24.8Ordained PriestBernardino MarchióPriestBishop of Caruaru, Pernambuco, Brazil
27.6Ordained PriestHeinrich MussinghoffPriest of Münster, GermanyBishop of Aachen, Germany
23.7Ordained PriestCesare NosigliaPriest of Acqui, ItalyArchbishop of Torino {Turin}, Italy
31.7Ordained PriestEphraim Silas ObotPriest of Ikot Ekpene, NigeriaBishop of Idah, Nigeria
24.4Ordained PriestMario OliveriPriestBishop of Albenga-Imperia, Italy
24.2Ordained PriestRino PassigatoPriest of Verona, ItalyApostolic Nuncio to Portugal
24.8Ordained PriestJános PénzesPriest of Subotica, SerbiaBishop
27.5Ordained PriestClaude Jean Narcisse Rault, M. Afr.Priest of Missionaries of Africa (White Fathers)Bishop of Laghouat, Algeria
44.0Ordained BishopAndrés María Rubio Garcia, S.D.B. †Titular Bishop of Forum TraianiBishop Emeritus of Mercedes, Uruguay
26.7Ordained PriestCornelius Schilder, M.H.M.Priest of St. Joseph’s Missionary Society of Mill HillBishop Emeritus of Ngong, Kenya
30.3Ordained PriestMarko SopiPriest of Prizren, SerbiaApostolic Administrator
25.1Ordained PriestShlemon WarduniPriestCurial Bishop of Babylon {Babilonia} (Chaldean), Iraq
40.3Ordained BishopFriedrich WetterBishop of Speyer, GermanyCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of München und Freising {Munich}, Germany
30 Jun26.9Ordained PriestHéctor Julio López Hurtado, S.D.B.Priest of Salesians of Saint John BoscoBishop of Girardot, Colombia
23.1Ordained PriestJulián López MartínPriest of Zamora, SpainBishop of León, Spain
BornColumba Macbeth-Green, O.S.P.P.E.ForbesBishop of Wilcannia-Forbes, Australia
23.2Ordained PriestSalvatore PappalardoPriest of Catania, ItalyArchbishop of Siracusa, Italy
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