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The Year of Our Lord 1983

Bishop Events

January to February


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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknownDiedMarius Joseph Banks, O.F.M. †Prefect of Volksrust, South Africa
21.4ProfessedBryan Joseph Bayda, C.SS.R.Member of Congregation of the Most Holy RedeemerBishop of Saskatoon (Ukrainian), Canada
22.8Professed (Perpetual Vows)Róbert Bezák, C.SS.R.Member of Congregation of the Most Holy RedeemerArchbishop Emeritus of Trnava, Slovakia
81.2ResignedRené-Désiré-Romain Boisguérin, M.E.P. †Bishop of Yibin [Suifu], ChinaBishop Emeritus
79.8ResignedMatthias Buchholz, M.S.C. †Prefect of Shiqian [Shihtsien], ChinaPrefect Emeritus
83.8RetiredDomenico Luca Capozi, O.F.M. †Archbishop of Taiyuan [Taiyüan], ChinaArchbishop Emeritus
71.4ResignedOrazio Ferrucio Ceól, O.F.M. †Bishop of Qichun [Kichow], ChinaBishop Emeritus
80.0RetiredFrederick Anthony Donaghy, M.M. †Bishop of Wuzhou [Wuchow], ChinaBishop Emeritus
71.3ResignedEugene Fahy, S.J. †Prefect of Yangzhou [Yangchow], ChinaPrefect Emeritus
52.8AppointedJulián Herranz CasadoSecretary of the Pontifical Council for the Interpretation of Legislative TextsCardinal, President Emeritus of the Pontifical Council for Legislative Texts
81.2ResignedJan Herrijgers, C.M. †Apostolic Administrator of Yongping [Yüngping], ChinaApostolic Administrator Emeritus
DiedJean Berchmans Eugène Jung, O.F.M. Cap. †Apostolic Administrator of Comores
71.7Ordained BishopPetro Kozak, C.SS.R. †Auxiliary Bishop of Lviv (Ukrainian), Ukraine
79.6ResignedFranciscus Gerard Constantin Kramer, O.F.M. †Bishop of Changzhi [Luan], ChinaBishop Emeritus
86.6ResignedIgnacy Krause, C.M. †Bishop of Xingtai [Shunteh], ChinaBishop Emeritus
77.9RetiredLucien Bernard Lacoste, S.C.I. di Béth. †Bishop of Dali [Tali], ChinaBishop Emeritus
80.7ResignedFerdinand Lacretelle, S.J. †Prefect of Haizhou [Haichow, Donghai, Tunghai], ChinaPrefect Emeritus
77.7ResignedIsidor Hermengild Hintringer (da Losenstein), O.F.M. Cap. †Prefect of Jiamusi [Kiamusze], ChinaPrefect Emeritus
81.9RetiredPietro Maleddu, O.F.M. Conv. †Prefect of Ankang [Hinganfu], ChinaPrefect Emeritus
50.1AppointedRenato Raffaele MartinoApostolic Delegate to Brunei DarussalamCardinal, President Emeritus of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace
85.7ResignedFerdinando Fulgencio Pasini, O.F.M. †Bishop of Sanyuan [Sanyüan], ChinaBishop Emeritus
86.2DiedQuintinus Pessers, O.F.M. †Prefect of Xinjiang [Kiangchow], China
78.3RetiredHenri-Marie-Ernest-Désiré Pinault, M.E.P. †Bishop of Chengdu [Chengtu], ChinaBishop Emeritus
85.4ResignedHenry Ambrose Pinger, O.F.M. †Bishop of Zhoucun [Chowtsun], ChinaBishop Emeritus
77.8DiedEdward Gabriel Quint, O.F.M. †Prefect of Weihai [Weihaiwei], China
82.3ResignedJohn Angel Romaniello, M.M. †Prefect of Guilin [Kweilin], ChinaPrefect Emeritus
69.8ProfessedJoão de Souza Lima, O. Cist. †Member of Order of CisterciansArchbishop Emeritus of Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil
81.6RetiredFaustino M. Tissot, S.X. †Bishop of Zhengzhou [Chengchow], ChinaBishop Emeritus
1 Jan65.0ResignedJohn MackeyBishop of Auckland, New ZealandBishop Emeritus
2 Jan52.9InstalledMiguel Caviedes MedinaBishop of Osorno, ChileBishop Emeritus of Los Angeles, Chile
105.2DiedEdward Daniel HowardArchbishop Emeritus of Portland in Oregon, USA
3 Jan74.0DiedWillem Schoemaker, M.S.C. †Bishop Emeritus of Purwokerto, Indonesia
5 Jan45.4AppointedTeodoro J. Buhain, Jr.Auxiliary Bishop of Manila, PhilippinesAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
45.4AppointedTeodoro J. Buhain, Jr.Titular Bishop of BacanariaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Manila, Philippines
44.9AppointedRaul José Quimpo MartirezBishop of San Jose de Antique, PhilippinesBishop Emeritus
6 Jan48.7Ordained BishopKevin Joseph AjeCoadjutor Bishop of Sokoto, NigeriaBishop Emeritus
59.3Ordained BishopAntonio Vitale Bommarco, O.F.M. Conv. †Archbishop of Gorizia e Gradisca, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus of Gorizia, Italy
36.7Ordained PriestManoel dos Reis de FariasPriest of Nazaré, Pernambuco, BrazilBishop of Petrolina, Pernambuco, Brazil
60.5Ordained BishopLuigi del Gallo RoccagiovineTitular Bishop of CamplumOfficial Emeritus of the Roman Curia - Other
43.2Ordained BishopZenon GrocholewskiTitular Archbishop of AcropolisCardinal, Prefect of the Congregation for Catholic Education (for Institutes of Study)
56.6Ordained BishopDominik HrušovskýTitular Bishop of TubiaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Belarus
60.0Ordained BishopJosé Sebastián Laboa GallegoTitular Archbishop of ZaraïApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Malta
58.0DiedValenti Giacomo Lazzeri, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop of São José do Grajaú, Brazil
48.6Ordained BishopFrancesco MonterisiTitular Archbishop of Alba MaritimaCardinal, Archpriest Emeritus of the Basilica di San Paolo fuori le Mura {Saint Paul Outside-the-Walls Basilica}
44.7Ordained BishopIldefonso Obama ObonoBishop of Ebebiyin, Equatorial GuineaArchbishop of Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
38.9Ordained BishopJohn Olorunfemi OnaiyekanTitular Bishop of ThunusudaCardinal, Archbishop of Abuja, Nigeria
47.9Ordained BishopJuliusz PaetzBishop of Łomża, PolandArchbishop Emeritus of Poznań, Poland
48.7Ordained BishopKarl-Josef RauberTitular Archbishop of IubaltianaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Belgium
59.7Ordained BishopPietro RossanoTitular Bishop of DiocletianaAuxiliary Bishop of Roma {Rome}, Italy
46.6Ordained BishopAnacleto Sima NguaBishop of Bata, Equatorial GuineaBishop Emeritus
58.3Ordained BishopJaroslav ŠkarvadaTitular Bishop of LitomyšlAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Praha {Prague}, Czech Republic
8 Jan75.3RetiredCarmelo CanzonieriBishop of Caltagirone, ItalyBishop Emeritus
72.7DiedFrançois-Louis-Marie KervèadouBishop Emeritus of Saint-Brieuc (-Tréguier), France
79.2RetiredMartino Matronola, O.S.B. †Abbot of Montecassino, ItalyAbbot Emeritus
9 Jan49.0Ordained BishopRaffaele NogaroBishop of Sessa Aurunca, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Caserta, Italy
66.3DiedDiego Parodi, M.C.C.I. †Bishop of Ischia, Italy
21.7ProfessedJosé Luís Gerardo Ponce de León, I.M.C.Member of Consolata MissionariesBishop of Manzini, Swaziland
10 Jan85.2DiedAndré-Jean Vérineux, M.E.P. †Bishop of Yingkou [Yingkow], China
11 Jan51.2InstalledWilliam Benedict FriendBishop of Alexandria-Shreveport, Louisiana, USABishop Emeritus of Shreveport, Louisiana, USA
12 Jan84.4DiedAthanase Jean Daniel BakoseArchbishop of Baghdad (Syrian), Iraq
13 Jan86.7DiedJohn Joseph McCarthy, C.S.Sp. †Archbishop Emeritus of Nairobi, Kenya
55.5AppointedStanley Joseph OttBishop of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA
14 Jan91.3DiedWaclaw MajewskiAuxiliary Bishop of Warszawa {Warsaw}, Poland
15 Jan58.7Ordained BishopJorge Mario Avila del Aguila, C.M. †Titular Bishop of NasaiBishop Emeritus of Jalapa, Guatemala
16 Jan40.2Ordained BishopJean Khamsé Vithavong, O.M.I.Titular Bishop of MoglaenaVicar Apostolic of Vientiane, Laos
19 Jan55.6AppointedHoracio Alberto BózzoliArchbishop of Tucumán, Argentina
56.9AppointedEstanislao Esteban KarlicCoadjutor Archbishop of Paraná, ArgentinaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
64.6AppointedJorge Manuel LópezArchbishop of Rosario, ArgentinaArchbishop Emeritus
62.8AppointedJosé María MontesBishop of Chascomús, ArgentinaBishop Emeritus
21 Jan47.8AppointedLorenzo ChiarinelliBishop of Aquino, Sora, e Pontecorvo, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Viterbo, Italy
80.8DiedAndré-Pierre-François FauvelBishop Emeritus of Quimper [Cornouailles](-Léon), France
22 Jan54.3AppointedGiuseppe Germano Bernardini, O.F.M. Cap.Archbishop of Izmir (Smirne), TurkeyArchbishop Emeritus
67.5ResignedDomenico Caloyera, O.P. †Archbishop of Izmir (Smirne), TurkeyArchbishop Emeritus
60.5AppointedCornelius de Wit, M.H.M. †Titular Bishop of RespectaPrelate Emeritus of San Jose de Antique, Philippines
49.7AppointedGregory Karotemprel, C.M.I.Bishop of Rajkot (Syro-Malabarese), IndiaBishop Emeritus
47.9Ordained BishopAlbino Mamede CletoTitular Bishop of IlliberiBishop Emeritus of Coimbra, Portugal
48.7AppointedSlavomir MiklovšBishop of Križevci (Kreutz) (Križevci), CroatiaBishop Emeritus
46.6AppointedAloísio Roque Oppermann, S.C.I.Bishop of Ituiutaba, Minas Gerais, BrazilArchbishop Emeritus of Uberaba, Minas Gerais, Brazil
23 Jan57.9Ordained BishopEmile EidTitular Bishop of Sarepta dei MaronitiOfficial Emeritus of the Roman Curia - Other
24 Jan43.4AppointedJesus Armamento Dosado, C.M.Archbishop of Ozamis, Philippines
57.6AppointedProtacio G. GungonBishop of Antipolo, PhilippinesBishop Emeritus
67.0DiedLuis María Blas Maestu Ojanguren, O.F.M. †Vicar Apostolic of San Ramón, Peru
25 Jan53.5AppointedDavid Arias Pérez, O.A.R.Auxiliary Bishop of Newark, New Jersey, USAAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
53.5AppointedDavid Arias Pérez, O.A.R.Titular Bishop of BadiaeAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Newark, New Jersey, USA
52.6Ordained BishopJosé Hugo Garaycoa HawkinsTitular Bishop of HoraeaBishop Emeritus of Tacna y Moquegua, Peru
41.6Ordained BishopAntonio Realubin TobiasTitular Bishop of Tipasa in NumidiaBishop of Novaliches, Philippines
26 Jan54.8AppointedGiovanni De AndreaApostolic Pro-Nuncio to IranVice President Emeritus of the Labour Office of the Apostolic See
46.4InstalledMariadas Kagithapu, M.S.F.S.Bishop of Visakhapatnam, IndiaArchbishop Emeritus of Visakhapatnam, India
25.4Ordained PriestJohn Chrisostom Kwon Hyok-juPriest of Andong, Korea (South)Bishop
55.1AppointedBernhard Franz Kühnel Langer, M.S.C.Prelate of Caravelí, PeruPrelate Emeritus
27 Jan54.4Ordained BishopMoses Bosco Anderson, S.S.E. †Titular Bishop of VatarbaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Detroit, Michigan, USA
52.2AppointedLeonard Anthony BoyleCoadjutor Bishop of Dunedin, New ZealandBishop Emeritus
48.9Ordained BishopPatrick Ronald CooneyTitular Bishop of HodelmBishop Emeritus of Gaylord, Michigan, USA
67.4DiedAlfred FernándezBishop Emeritus of Allahabad, India
44.2Ordained BishopDale Joseph MelczekTitular Bishop of TraguriumBishop of Gary, Indiana, USA
52.0AppointedReginald Joseph OrsmondAuxiliary Bishop of Johannesburg, South AfricaBishop
52.0AppointedReginald Joseph OrsmondTitular Bishop of AssurasBishop of Johannesburg, South Africa
28 Jan76.3ResignedMiguel BalaguerBishop of Tacuarembó, UruguayBishop Emeritus
52.5AppointedDaniel Gil Zorrilla, S.J. †Bishop of Tacuarembó, UruguayBishop Emeritus of Salto, Uruguay
77.3DiedJean-Édouard-Lucien RuppOfficial Emeritus of the Secretariat of State
30 Jan27.5Ordained PriestVladimír Fekete, S.D.B.Priest of Salesians of Saint John BoscoPrefect of Azerbaijan
53.9Ordained BishopMichael (Michel) Hrynchyshyn, C.SS.R. †Titular Bishop of ZygrisApostolic Exarch Emeritus of France (Ukrainian)
31 Jan45.8Ordained BishopJulio Amílcar Bethancourt FioravantiTitular Bishop of PomariaBishop of Santa Rosa de Lima, Guatemala
1 Feb44.5AppointedTomás Andrés Mauro Muldoon, O.F.M.Prelate of Inmaculada Concepción de la B.V.M. en Olancho, HondurasBishop Emeritus of Juticalpa, Honduras
2 Feb86.6AppointedFerdinando Giuseppe Antonelli, O.F.M. †Cardinal-Priest of San Sebastiano al PalatinoCardinal, Secretary Emeritus of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints
54.8AppointedJoseph Louis BernardinCardinal-Priest of Gesù Divin LavoratoreCardinal, Archbishop of Chicago, Illinois, USA
54.8Elevated to CardinalJoseph Louis BernardinCardinal, Archbishop of Chicago, Illinois, USA
58.2Ordained BishopSerafín Luis Alberto Cartagena Ocaña, O.F.M.Titular Bishop of GibbaVicar Apostolic Emeritus of Zamora en Ecuador
74.3AppointedGiuseppe CasoriaCardinal-Deacon of San Giuseppe in via TrionfaleCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation for Sacraments and Divine Worship
74.3Elevated to CardinalGiuseppe CasoriaCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation for Sacraments and Divine Worship
49.7AppointedGodfried DanneelsCardinal-Priest of Sant’AnastasiaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Mechelen-Brussel {Malines-Brussels}, Belgium
49.7Elevated to CardinalGodfried DanneelsCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Mechelen-Brussel {Malines-Brussels}, Belgium
87.0AppointedHenri-Marie de Lubac, S.J. †Cardinal-Deacon of Santa Maria in DomnicaCardinal, Priest of Society of Jesus
87.0Elevated to CardinalHenri-Marie de Lubac, S.J. †Cardinal, Priest of Society of Jesus
57.9AppointedAlexandre do NascimentoCardinal-Priest of San Marco in Agro LaurentinoCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Luanda, Angola
57.9Elevated to CardinalAlexandre do NascimentoCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Luanda, Angola
53.1AppointedJózef GlempCardinal-Priest of Santa Maria in TrastevereCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Warszawa {Warsaw}, Poland
53.1Elevated to CardinalJózef GlempCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Warszawa {Warsaw}, Poland
75.4Elevated to CardinalAntoine Pierre KhoraicheCardinal, Patriarch Emeritus of Antiochia {Antioch} (Maronite), Lebanon
54.0AppointedMichael Michai KitbunchuCardinal-Priest of San Lorenzo in PanispernaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Bangkok, Thailand
54.0Elevated to CardinalMichael Michai KitbunchuCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Bangkok, Thailand
63.8AppointedFranjo KuharićCardinal-Priest of San Girolamo dei CroatiCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Zagreb, Croatia
63.8Elevated to CardinalFranjo KuharićCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Zagreb, Croatia
63.9AppointedJosé Alí Lebrún MoratinosCardinal-Priest of San PancrazioCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Caracas, Santiago de Venezuela
63.9Elevated to CardinalJosé Alí Lebrún MoratinosCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Caracas, Santiago de Venezuela
47.2AppointedAlfonso López TrujilloCardinal-Priest of Santa PriscaCardinal, President of the Pontifical Council for the Family
47.2Elevated to CardinalAlfonso López TrujilloCardinal, President of the Pontifical Council for the Family
56.4AppointedJean-Marie LustigerCardinal-Priest of Santi Marcellino e PietroCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Paris, France
56.4Elevated to CardinalJean-Marie LustigerCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Paris, France
56.0AppointedCarlo Maria Martini, S.J. †Cardinal-Priest of Santa CeciliaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Milano {Milan}, Italy
56.0Elevated to CardinalCarlo Maria Martini, S.J. †Cardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Milano {Milan}, Italy
49.1AppointedJoachim MeisnerCardinal-Priest of Santa PudenzianaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
49.1Elevated to CardinalJoachim MeisnerCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
78.6AppointedUmberto MozzoniCardinal-Priest of Sant’EugenioCardinal, Official of the Roman Curia - Other
70.7AppointedPietro PalazziniCardinal-Priest of San Girolamo della CaritàCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints
77.8AppointedPaul-Pierre Philippe, O.P. †Cardinal-Priest of San Pio V a Villa CarpegnaCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation for the Oriental Churches
70.3AppointedAurelio SabattaniCardinal-Deacon of Sant’Apollinare alle Terme Neroniane-AlessandrineCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Apostolic Signatura
70.3Elevated to CardinalAurelio SabattaniCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Apostolic Signatura
20.4ProfessedRochus Josef Tatamai, M.S.C.Member of Missionaries of the Sacred Heart of JesusBishop of Bereina, Papua New Guinea
87.5AppointedJulijans VaivodsCardinal-Priest of Santi Quattro CoronatiCardinal, Apostolic Administrator of Riga, Latvia
87.5Elevated to CardinalJulijans VaivodsCardinal, Apostolic Administrator of Riga, Latvia
52.9AppointedThomas Stafford WilliamsCardinal-Priest of Gesù Divin Maestro alla Pineta SacchettiCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Wellington, New Zealand
52.9Elevated to CardinalThomas Stafford WilliamsCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Wellington, New Zealand
66.6AppointedBernard YagoCardinal-Priest of San CrisogonoCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire
66.6Elevated to CardinalBernard YagoCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire
3 Feb74.3AppointedGiuseppe CasoriaPrefect of the Congregation for Sacraments and Divine WorshipCardinal, Prefect Emeritus
75.9RetiredJoseph Mark McSheaBishop of Allentown, Pennsylvania, USABishop Emeritus
70.3AppointedAurelio SabattaniPrefect of the Apostolic SignaturaCardinal, Prefect Emeritus
77.2DiedAntonio SamorèCardinal, Archivist of the Vatican Secret Archives
61.1AppointedThomas Jerome WelshBishop of Allentown, Pennsylvania, USABishop Emeritus
4 Feb48.6AppointedJames Anthony GriffinBishop of Columbus, Ohio, USABishop Emeritus
5 Feb29.8Ordained PriestPaul Hwang Chul-sooPriest of Busan {Pusan}, Korea (South)Bishop
6 Feb51.2Ordained BishopAntônio GasparTitular Bishop of CozylaBishop Emeritus of Barretos, Sao Paulo, Brazil
8 Feb76.7RetiredGilles-Henri-Alexis BartheBishop of Fréjus-Toulon, FranceBishop Emeritus
61.0AppointedGeorge Avis FulcherBishop of Lafayette in Indiana, USA
59.9AppointedJoseph Théophile Louis Marie MadecBishop of Fréjus-Toulon, FranceBishop Emeritus
88.0RetiredPaolo MarellaPresident of the Fabric of St. PeterCardinal, President Emeritus
88.0RetiredPaolo MarellaArchpriest of the Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano {Saint Peter Basilica}Cardinal, President Emeritus of the Fabric of St. Peter
70.3AppointedAurelio SabattaniPresident of the Fabric of St. PeterCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Apostolic Signatura
70.3AppointedAurelio SabattaniArchpriest of the Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano {Saint Peter Basilica}Cardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Apostolic Signatura
9 Feb51.8InstalledEugene John GerberBishop of Wichita, Kansas, USABishop Emeritus
75.5DiedSecundo TagliabueBishop Emeritus of Anglona-Tursi, Italy
10 Feb56.9AppointedRafael Bello RuizArchbishop of Acapulco, Guerrero, MéxicoArchbishop Emeritus
42.7AppointedJesús Humberto Velázquez GarayAuxiliary Bishop of Culiacán, Sinaloa, MéxicoBishop Emeritus of Celaya, Guanajuato, México
42.7AppointedJesús Humberto Velázquez GarayTitular Bishop of BelesasaBishop Emeritus of Celaya, Guanajuato, México
11 Feb57.2Ordained BishopAgostinho Willy Kist, S.J. †Bishop of Diamantino, Mato Grosso, BrazilBishop Emeritus
72.7RetiredAntonio PomaArchbishop of Bologna, ItalyCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
12 Feb47.5AppointedFortunato BaldelliTitular Archbishop of MevaniaCardinal, Major Penitentiary Emeritus of the Apostolic Penitentiary
47.5AppointedFortunato BaldelliApostolic Delegate to AngolaCardinal, Major Penitentiary Emeritus of the Apostolic Penitentiary
59.2AppointedEdward Bede ClancyArchbishop of Sydney, AustraliaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
51.4AppointedJacques Louis Marie Joseph FiheyBishop of France, MilitaryBishop Emeritus of Coutances (-Avranches), France
75.2RetiredJames Darcy FreemanArchbishop of Sydney, AustraliaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
58.1ResignedGabriel Marie Étienne VanelVicar Apostolic of France, MilitaryArchbishop Emeritus of Auch (-Condom-Lectoure-Lombez), France
14 Feb83.9DiedLorenzo Bianchi, P.I.M.E. †Bishop Emeritus of Hong Kong [Xianggang], China
77.8DiedAnthony Chow Wei-tao (Zhou Weidao), O.F.M. †Bishop of Fengxiang [Fengsiang], China
15 Feb75.2RetiredJoseph Carroll McCormickBishop of Scranton, Pennsylvania, USABishop Emeritus
84.9DiedJames Vincent Pardy, M.M. †Bishop Emeritus of Cheongju {Ch’ongju}, Korea (South)
16 Feb77.8DiedManuel Dos Santos RochaBishop Emeritus of Beja, Portugal
88.1DiedJosé Villalón MercadoAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of México, Federal District
18 Feb56.1AppointedJosé María Hernández GonzálezBishop of Chilapa, Guerrero, MéxicoBishop Emeritus of Netzahualcóyotl, México, México
19 Feb80.9DiedValérien BélangerAuxiliary Bishop of Montréal, Québec, Canada
48.2AppointedJulius Riyadi Darmaatmadja, S.J.Archbishop of Semarang, IndonesiaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Jakarta, Indonesia
42.5AppointedPaulino Lukudu Loro, F.S.C.J.Archbishop of Juba, South Sudan
77.2RetiredThomas McGettrick, S.P.S. †Bishop of Abakaliki, NigeriaBishop Emeritus
42.3AppointedMichael Nnachi OkoroBishop of Abakaliki, Nigeria
42.8AppointedAdrian Thomas Smith, S.M.Auxiliary Bishop of Honiara, Solomon IslandsArchbishop
42.8AppointedAdrian Thomas Smith, S.M.Titular Bishop of VissalsaArchbishop of Honiara, Solomon Islands
20 Feb82.7DiedPedro Pablo Tenreiro FranciaBishop Emeritus of Guanare, Venezuela
21 Feb45.5Ordained BishopTeodoro J. Buhain, Jr.Titular Bishop of BacanariaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Manila, Philippines
23 Feb47.1AppointedFrançois de Sales Marie Adrien Saint-MacaryCoadjutor Bishop of Nice, FranceArchbishop of Rennes (-Dol-Saint-Malo), France
24 Feb48.1AppointedColm O’ReillyBishop of Ardagh (and Clonmacnois), IrelandBishop Emeritus
25 Feb84.6DiedAlbert Hermelink Gentiaras, S.C.I. †Bishop Emeritus of Tanjungkarang, Indonesia
75.0RetiredAnton Reiterer, M.C.C.I. †Bishop of Lydenburg-Witbank, South AfricaBishop Emeritus
26 Feb29.5Ordained PriestJoércio Gonçalves Pereira, C.SS.R.Priest of Congregation of the Most Holy RedeemerPrelate Emeritus of Coari, Amazonas, Brazil
27 Feb47.9Ordained BishopLorenzo ChiarinelliBishop of Aquino, Sora, e Pontecorvo, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Viterbo, Italy
28 Feb59.4AppointedArturo Rivera Damas, S.D.B. †Archbishop of San Salvador, El Salvador
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