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The Year of Our Lord 1981

Bishop Events

May to June

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
1 May79.3DiedManuel Llopis IvorraBishop Emeritus of Coria-Cáceres, Spain
48.4Ordained BishopEusébio Oscar Scheid, S.C.I.Bishop of São José dos Campos, Sao Paulo, BrazilCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2 May47.8Ordained BishopFrancesco De NittisTitular Archbishop of TunesApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Uruguay
3 May80.5DiedEugene Joseph Butler, C.S.Sp. †Bishop Emeritus of Mombasa, Kenya
6 May52.6SucceededJoseph Marie Louis DuvalArchbishop of Rouen, FranceArchbishop Emeritus
68.5ResignedAndré Louis Marie PaillerArchbishop of Rouen, FranceArchbishop Emeritus
8 May57.9AppointedVirgílio de PauliBishop of Campo Mourão, Parana, Brazil
49.1AppointedIzidoro Kosinski, C.M.Bishop of Três Lagoas, Mato Grosso do Sul, BrazilBishop Emeritus
9 May54.7AppointedAgostino CacciavillanApostolic Pro-Nuncio to IndiaCardinal, President Emeritus of the Administration of the Patrimony of the Apostolic See
76.1RetiredSecondo ChioccaAuxiliary Bishop of Genova, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Foligno, Italy
28.1Ordained PriestVincent CoulibalyPriestArchbishop of Conakry {Konakry}, Guinea
50.0Ordained BishopAugustus PetersTitular Bishop of Aquae SirensesAuxiliary Bishop of Aachen, Germany
69.8DiedGabriel Willem Sillekens, C.P. †Bishop Emeritus of Ketapang, Indonesia
25.6Ordained PriestMatteo Maria ZuppiPriest of Palestrina, ItalyAuxiliary Bishop of Roma {Rome}, Italy
10 May24.3Ordained PriestJuan Antonio Menéndez FernándezPriest of Oviedo, SpainAuxiliary Bishop
15 May26.4Ordained PriestMark Leonard BartchakPriest of Erie, Pennsylvania, USABishop of Altoona-Johnstown, Pennsylvania, USA
16 May34.0Ordained PriestJoseph Patrick McFaddenPriest of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USABishop of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA
17 May24.7Ordained PriestRomán Casanova CasanovaPriest of Tortosa, SpainBishop of Vic, Spain
21.1ProfessedJoseph Erumachadath, M.C.B.S.Member of Missionary Congregation of the Blessed SacramentBishop of Bhadravathi (Syro-Malabarese), India
25.2Ordained PriestJózef GuzdekPriest of Kraków {Cracow}, PolandBishop of Poland, Military
55.4InstalledHermann Josef SpitalBishop of Trier, GermanyBishop Emeritus
53.7InstalledEdmund Casimir SzokaArchbishop of Detroit, Michigan, USACardinal, President Emeritus of the Governatorate of Vatican City State
18 May59.0DiedTheodorus LumanauwArchbishop of Ujung Pandang, Indonesia
52.7DiedJames Steven RauschBishop of Phoenix, Arizona, USA
19 May64.5ResignedWilliam Michael CosgroveBishop of Belleville, Illinois, USABishop Emeritus
20 May65.7ResignedManuel Pereira da CostaBishop of Campina Grande, Paraiba, BrazilBishop Emeritus
21 May42.6Ordained BishopMiguel Patiño Velázquez, M. S. F.Bishop of Apatzingán, Michoacán, México
22 May76.0ResignedTimotheus (Franz Xaver) Bitterli, O.S.B. †Apostolic Administrator of Hamhŭng, Korea (North)Apostolic Administrator Emeritus of Tŏkwon {Tokugen}, Korea (North)
50.6Ordained BishopJude Saint-AntoineTitular Bishop of ScardonaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Montréal, Québec, Canada
62.6Ordained BishopGérard Tremblay, P.S.S.Titular Bishop of TrisipaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Montréal, Québec, Canada
23 May39.5Ordained BishopPaul Themba MngomaBishop of Mariannhill, South AfricaBishop Emeritus
53.0AppointedCharles Louis Joseph Vandame, S.J.Archbishop of N’Djaména, ChadArchbishop Emeritus
24 May57.2DiedClimério Almeida de AndradeBishop of Vitória da Conquista, Bahia, Brazil
54.9Ordained BishopHildebrando Mendes CostaTitular Bishop of ArindelaBishop Emeritus of Estância, Sergipe, Brazil
32.5Ordained PriestAlain Émile Baptiste PlanetPriest of Valence (-Die-Saint-Paul-Trois-Châteaux), FranceBishop of Carcassonne et Narbonne, France
25 May43.0AppointedPierre Lucien Claverie, O.P. †Bishop of Oran, Algeria
39.5InstalledPaul Themba MngomaBishop of Mariannhill, South AfricaBishop Emeritus
45.7AppointedMauro MorelliBishop of Duque de Caxias, Rio de Janeiro, BrazilBishop Emeritus
73.2DiedNeemeh SimaanAuxiliary Bishop of Jerusalem {Gerusalemme}, Palestine
46.8AppointedLino Vomboemmel, O.F.M. †Auxiliary Bishop of Santarém, Para, BrazilBishop Emeritus
46.8AppointedLino Vomboemmel, O.F.M. †Titular Bishop of Iunca in ByzacenaBishop Emeritus of Santarém, Para, Brazil
26 May73.0AppointedDominic Tang Yee-ming, S.J. †Archbishop of Guangzhou [Canton], China
27 May46.8AppointedLuciano GiovannettiBishop of Fiesole, ItalyBishop Emeritus
51.4AppointedVictorio Oliver DomingoBishop of Albacete, SpainBishop Emeritus of Orihuela-Alicante, Spain
50.0AppointedSimone ScatizziBishop of Pistoia, ItalyBishop Emeritus
28 May79.8DiedStefan WyszynskiCardinal, Archbishop of Gniezno, Poland
30 May25.9Ordained PriestWilliam Amove AvenyaPriest of Makurdi, NigeriaBishop of Gboko, Nigeria
27.1Ordained PriestMichael Owen JackelsPriest of Lincoln, Nebraska, USAArchbishop of Dubuque, Iowa, USA
35.3Ordained PriestJohn Marvin LeVoirPriest of Saint Paul and Minneapolis, Minnesota, USABishop of New Ulm, Minnesota, USA
30.1Ordained PriestKevin William VannPriest of Springfield in Illinois, USABishop of Orange in California, USA
31 May75.9DiedFlaviano AriolaBishop Emeritus of Legazpi, Philippines
53.1Ordained BishopAllan ChamgweraBishop of Zomba, MalawiBishop Emeritus
35.4Ordained PriestTadeusz KondrusiewiczPriestArchbishop of Minsk-Mohilev, Belarus
53.5Ordained BishopBruno KouaméBishop of Abengourou, Côte d’IvoireBishop Emeritus
74.4ResignedGiuseppe PerniciaroBishop of Piana degli Albanesi (Italo-Albanese), ItalyBishop Emeritus
26.6Ordained PriestStanisław SalaterskiPriest of Tarnów, PolandAuxiliary Bishop
1 Jun65.0DiedDomingo Jafet Herrera CastilloAuxiliary Bishop of Yucatán, México
2 Jun45.8DiedJohannes KleineidamAuxiliary Bishop of Berlin, Germany
42.7AppointedGerhard Schwenzer, SS.CC.Coadjutor Bishop of Oslo, NorwayBishop Emeritus
3 Jun58.2DiedJean-Marie LafontaineAuxiliary Bishop of Montréal, Québec, Canada
56.9AppointedGiuseppe (Josip) UhacApostolic Pro-Nuncio to Congo, Democratic Republic ofSecretary of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples
5 Jun74.4DiedGiuseppe PerniciaroBishop Emeritus of Piana degli Albanesi (Italo-Albanese), Italy
6 Jun57.5AppointedAngelo Cella, M.S.C. †Bishop of Veroli-Frosinone, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Frosinone-Veroli-Ferentino, Italy
57.5AppointedAngelo Cella, M.S.C. †Bishop of Ferentino, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Frosinone-Veroli-Ferentino, Italy
45.3Ordained BishopRenato CortiTitular Bishop of ZallataBishop Emeritus of Novara, Italy
26.6Ordained PriestMarian FlorczykPriest of Kielce, PolandAuxiliary Bishop
22.8Ordained PriestIgnatius Ayau KaigamaPriest of Jalingo, NigeriaArchbishop of Jos, Nigeria
56.1Ordained BishopZekarias YohannesTitular Bishop of BarcaBishop Emeritus of Asmara (Ethiopian), Eritrea
7 Jun41.5Ordained BishopPatricio Hacbang AloTitular Bishop of ThibiucaBishop Emeritus of Mati, Philippines
25.7Ordained PriestFrancis Xavier Vira ArpondratanaPriest of Bangkok, ThailandBishop of Chiang Mai, Thailand
57.3AppointedJosé de LimaBishop of Sete Lagoas, Minas Gerais, BrazilBishop Emeritus
29.5Professed (Perpetual Vows)Devprasad John Ganawa, S.V.D.Member of Society of the Divine WordBishop of Udaipur, India
20.9ProfessedLeopoldo Corpuz Jaucian, S.V.D.Member of Society of the Divine WordBishop of Bangued, Philippines
26.3Ordained PriestRomuald KamińskiPriest of Warszawa {Warsaw}, PolandAuxiliary Bishop of Ełk, Poland
35.1Ordained PriestEdouard Kisonga Ndinga, S.S.S.Priest of Congregation of the Blessed SacramentAuxiliary Bishop of Kinshasa, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
40.4Ordained BishopJoseph Kumuondala MbimbaTitular Bishop of SimidiccaArchbishop of Mbandaka-Bikoro, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
25.1Ordained PriestJan OzgaPriest of Przemyśl, PolandBishop of Doumé-Abong’ Mbang, Cameroon
53.1AppointedLuíz Eugênio PérezBishop of Jaboticabal, Sao Paulo, BrazilBishop Emeritus
31.8Ordained PriestTadeusz PikusPriest of Warszawa {Warsaw}, PolandBishop of Drohiczyn, Poland
26.2Ordained PriestMarian RojekPriest of Przemyśl, PolandBishop of Zamość-Lubaczów, Poland
30.4Ordained PriestJosé Benedito SimãoPriest of São Paulo, BrazilBishop of Assis, Sao Paulo, Brazil
65.6ResignedJosé VaraniBishop of Jaboticabal, Sao Paulo, BrazilBishop Emeritus
9 Jun55.1Ordained BishopMaurice TaylorBishop of Galloway, Scotland, Great BritainBishop Emeritus
10 Jun25.2Ordained PriestManuel da Silva Rodrigues LindaPriest of Vila Real, PortugalBishop of Portugal, Military
12 Jun46.3AppointedJan Walenty WieczorekAuxiliary Bishop of Opole, PolandBishop Emeritus of Gliwice, Poland
46.3AppointedJan Walenty WieczorekTitular Bishop of Thimida RegiaBishop Emeritus of Gliwice, Poland
13 Jun54.8AppointedJuan Angel Belda DardiñáApostolic Administrator of Tarazona, SpainBishop Emeritus of León, Spain
49.5AppointedRené Lucien PicandetBishop of Orléans, France
24.7Ordained PriestPierantonio TremoladaPriest of Milano {Milan}, ItalyAuxiliary Bishop
14 Jun72.4DiedSamuel Chauriz, O.A.O.C. †Archbishop of Urmyā {Rezayeh} (Chaldean), Iran
23.8Ordained PriestMilan Chautur, C.SS.R.Priest of Congregation of the Most Holy RedeemerBishop of Košice (Slovakian), Slovakia
25.8Ordained PriestHenryk CiereszkoPriest of Białystok, PolandAuxiliary Bishop of Białystok, Poland
46.0Ordained BishopJorge Tobias de FreitasBishop of Caxias do Maranhão, Maranho, BrazilBishop Emeritus of Nazaré, Pernambuco, Brazil
26.2Ordained PriestLászló Kiss-RigóPriest of Esztergom, HungaryBishop of Szeged-Csanád, Hungary
25.8Ordained PriestJosé Rafael Palma CapetilloPriest of Yucatán, MéxicoAuxiliary Bishop
25.3Ordained PriestJoão Evangelista Pimentel LavradorPriest of Coimbra, PortugalAuxiliary Bishop of Porto, Portugal
48.9Ordained BishopÂngelo Domingos Salvador, O.F.M. Cap.Titular Bishop of SeliaBishop Emeritus of Uruguaiana, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
15 Jun57.4AppointedMarian PrzykuckiBishop of Chelmno (Culma, Kulm), PolandArchbishop Emeritus of Szczecin-Kamień, Poland
19 Jun48.0AppointedMichael AugustineBishop of Vellore, IndiaArchbishop Emeritus of Pondicherry and Cuddalore, India
37.2AppointedMichel-Marie-Bernard Calvet, S.M.Archbishop of Nouméa, New Caledonia, Pacific (Oceania)
72.4ResignedCharles (Carlo) Maria Cavallera, I.M.C. †Bishop of Marsabit, KenyaBishop Emeritus
54.6AppointedEdward Russell GainesBishop of New Zealand, MilitaryBishop of Hamilton in New Zealand
65.3ResignedEugène Klein, M.S.C. †Archbishop of Nouméa, New Caledonia, Pacific (Oceania)Archbishop Emeritus
53.2AppointedMichel Marie Joseph Maître, C.S.Sp. †Bishop of Bambari, Central African Republic
44.7AppointedThomas Menamparampil, S.D.B.Bishop of Dibrugarh, IndiaArchbishop Emeritus of Guwahati, India
52.4AppointedAmbrogio Ravasi, I.M.C.Bishop of Marsabit, KenyaBishop Emeritus
55.7AppointedJoseph Trinh Chinh TrucCoadjutor Bishop of Ban Mê Thuôt, Viet NamBishop Emeritus
20 Jun23.9Ordained PriestEugenio CoterPriest of Bergamo, ItalyVicar Apostolic of Pando, Bolivia
27.0Ordained PriestMatthias HeinrichPriest of Berlin, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop
21 Jun23.6Ordained PriestFranco LovignanaPriest of Aosta, ItalyBishop
26 Jun46.2AppointedGerardo PierroBishop of Tursi-Lagonegro, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus of Salerno-Campagna-Acerno, Italy
51.6AppointedOriano QuiliciApostolic Nuncio to GuatemalaApostolic Nuncio to Switzerland
27 Jun48.5AppointedJosé Belvino do NascimentoBishop of Itumbiara, Goias, BrazilBishop Emeritus of Divinópolis, Minas Gerais, Brazil
59.3AppointedLouis Anthony DeSimoneAuxiliary Bishop of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USAAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
59.3AppointedLouis Anthony DeSimoneTitular Bishop of CilliumAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
49.0AppointedFriedrich OstermannAuxiliary Bishop of Münster, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
49.0AppointedFriedrich OstermannTitular Bishop of DoliaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Münster, Germany
24.9Ordained PriestJorge Anibal Quintero ChacónPriest of San Cristóbal de VenezuelaBishop of Barcelona, Venezuela
54.5AppointedFrancis Bible SchulteAuxiliary Bishop of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USAArchbishop Emeritus of New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
54.5AppointedFrancis Bible SchulteTitular Bishop of AfufeniaArchbishop Emeritus of New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
28 Jun27.7Ordained PriestJean-Luc Marie Maurice Louis BouilleretPriest of Saint-Claude, FranceArchbishop of Besançon, France
26.6Ordained PriestJean-Christophe André Robert LagleizePriest of Bourges, FranceBishop of Metz, France
49.5Ordained BishopRené Lucien PicandetBishop of Orléans, France
25.9Ordained PriestMarjan TurnšekPriest of Maribor, SloveniaArchbishop Emeritus of Maribor, Slovenia
29 Jun58.1Ordained BishopVirgílio de PauliBishop of Campo Mourão, Parana, Brazil
48.8Ordained BishopBlaise-Ernest MorandCoadjutor Bishop of Prince-Albert, Saskatchewan, CanadaBishop Emeritus
23.9Ordained PriestMario RussottoPriest of Ragusa, ItalyBishop of Caltanissetta, Italy
27.2Ordained PriestMarko Semren, O.F.M.Priest of Order of Friars MinorAuxiliary Bishop of Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina
30 Jun50.1AppointedLaurence ForristalBishop of Ossory, IrelandBishop Emeritus
50.0AppointedCharles Victor GrahmannAuxiliary Bishop of San Antonio, Texas, USABishop Emeritus of Dallas, Texas, USA
50.0AppointedCharles Victor GrahmannTitular Bishop of EquiliumBishop Emeritus of Dallas, Texas, USA
43.6AppointedHermín Negrón SantanaAuxiliary Bishop of San Juan de Puerto Rico
43.6AppointedHermín Negrón SantanaTitular Bishop of GegiAuxiliary Bishop of San Juan de Puerto Rico
75.1RetiredJohn Joseph ScanlanBishop of Honolulu, Hawaii, USABishop Emeritus
43.7AppointedDaniel Francis WalshAuxiliary Bishop of San Francisco, California, USABishop Emeritus of Santa Rosa in California, USA
43.7AppointedDaniel Francis WalshTitular Bishop of TigiasBishop Emeritus of Santa Rosa in California, USA
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