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The Year of Our Lord 1988

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July to August

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
1 Jul85.9DiedMaurice BaudouxArchbishop Emeritus of Saint-Boniface, Manitoba, Canada
90.3DiedFrancesco FasolaArchbishop Emeritus of Messina, Italy
68.9AppointedAngelo FeliciPrefect of the Congregation for the Causes of SaintsCardinal, President Emeritus of the Pontifical Commission “Ecclesia Dei”
67.3AppointedAntonio María Javierre Ortas, S.D.B. †Archivist of the Vatican Secret ArchiveCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments
67.3AppointedAntonio María Javierre Ortas, S.D.B. †Librarian of the Vatican LibraryCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments
61.2AppointedEduardo Martínez SomaloPrefect of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the SacramentsCardinal, Chamberlain Emeritus of the Apostolic Chamber
77.1ResignedPaul Augustin Mayer, O.S.B. †Prefect of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the SacramentsCardinal, President Emeritus of the Pontifical Commission “Ecclesia Dei”
76.1RetiredPietro PalazziniPrefect of the Congregation for the Causes of SaintsCardinal, Prefect Emeritus
75.7RetiredAurelio SabattaniPrefect of the Apostolic SignaturaCardinal, Prefect Emeritus
64.6AppointedAchille SilvestriniPrefect of the Apostolic SignaturaCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation for the Oriental Churches
84.5DiedHermann VolkCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Mainz, Germany
2 Jul25.6Ordained PriestMichael Wallace BanachPriest of Worcester, Massachusetts, USAApostolic Nuncio to Sénégal
27.6Ordained PriestWolfgang BischofPriest of München und Freising {Munich}, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop
77.1AppointedPaul Augustin Mayer, O.S.B. †President of the Pontifical Commission “Ecclesia Dei”Cardinal, President Emeritus
56.4Ordained BishopJosé Saraiva Martins, C.M.F.Titular Archbishop of ThuburnicaCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints
26.2Ordained PriestLéon WagenerPriest of LuxembourgAuxiliary Bishop
3 Jul44.5Ordained BishopJuan Luis Cipriani ThorneTitular Bishop of TuruziCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Lima, Peru
51.8Ordained BishopFernando Guimarães KevanuBishop of Ondjiva, AngolaBishop Emeritus
41.6Ordained BishopLuis Madrid MerlanoPrelate of Tibú, ColombiaArchbishop Emeritus of Nueva Pamplona, Colombia
5 Jul68.9DiedEugène Maillat, M. Afr. †Bishop Emeritus of N’Zérékoré, Guinea
29.7Ordained DeaconJan VokálDeacon of Hradec Králové, Czech RepublicBishop
6 Jul58.6AppointedJosé Afonso Ribeiro, T.O.R. †Prelate of Borba, Amazonas, BrazilPrelate Emeritus
61.6AppointedAlberto Johannes Först, O. Carm. †Coadjutor Bishop of Dourados, Mato Grosso do Sul, BrazilBishop Emeritus
54.4AppointedCapistrano Francisco Heim, O.F.M.Prelate of Itaituba, Para, BrazilPrelate Emeritus
38.1AppointedGheorghi Ivanov JovčevApostolic Administrator of Sofia e Plovdiv, BulgariaBishop
38.1AppointedGheorghi Ivanov JovčevTitular Bishop of LamphuaBishop of Sofia e Plovdiv, Bulgaria
67.9AppointedAdolfo Rodríguez VidalBishop of Los Angeles, ChileBishop Emeritus
75.8RetiredAdriano Jaime Miriam Veigle, T.O.R. †Prelate of Borba, Amazonas, BrazilPrelate Emeritus
7 Jul71.4DiedAntonio ZamaArchbishop of Sorrento-Castellammare di Stabia, Italy
8 Jul43.3AppointedManuel Ureña PastorBishop of Ibiza, SpainArchbishop Emeritus of Zaragoza, Spain
9 Jul23.4Ordained DeaconJailton de Oliveira Lino, P.S.D.P.Deacon of Poveri Servi della Divina ProvvidenzaBishop of Teixeira de Freitas-Caravelas, Bahia, Brazil
59.7Ordained BishopMichele ScandiffioArchbishop of Acerenza, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus
11 Jul55.3AppointedHelmut BauerAuxiliary Bishop of Würzburg, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
55.3AppointedHelmut BauerTitular Bishop of VelefiAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Würzburg, Germany
58.6AppointedGeorges LagrangeBishop of Gap, FranceBishop Emeritus
32.6Ordained PriestMauro Meacci, O.S.B.Priest of Order of Saint BenedictAbbot of Subiaco, Italy
12 Jul66.4DiedNevin William Hayes, O. Carm. †Auxiliary Bishop of Chicago, Illinois, USA
13 Jul75.1RetiredHenri Marie Charles GuffletBishop of Limoges, FranceBishop Emeritus
70.4DiedSebastian U Shwe YaukBishop of Toungoo, Myanmar
64.5SucceededLéon-Raymond SoulierBishop of Limoges, FranceBishop Emeritus
15 Jul65.9DiedAbdallah BaredAuxiliary Bishop of Antiochia {Antioch} (Maronite), Lebanon
16 Jul38.3Ordained PriestFrank Joseph DewanePriest of Green Bay, Wisconsin, USABishop of Venice, Florida, USA
63.2ResignedLivio Reginaldo Fischione, O.F.M. Cap. †Vicar Apostolic of Riohacha, ColombiaVicar Apostolic Emeritus
47.6AppointedJairo Jaramillo MonsalveBishop of Riohacha, ColombiaArchbishop Emeritus of Barranquilla, Colombia
28.5Ordained PriestJoaquim Giovanni Mol GuimarãesPriest of Salesians of Saint John BoscoAuxiliary Bishop of Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
27.5Ordained PriestJuan José Pineda Fasquelle, C.M.F.Priest of Missionary Sons of the Immaculate Heart of MaryAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Tegucigalpa, Honduras
28.1Ordained PriestGabriel Justice Yaw AnokyePriest of Kumasi, GhanaArchbishop
17 Jul55.0Ordained BishopMarcel Germain PerrierTitular Bishop of DianaBishop Emeritus of Pamiers (-Couserans-Mirepoix), France
19 Jul49.1AppointedRenato Ascencio LeónPrelate of Madera, Chihuahua, MéxicoBishop Emeritus of Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua, México
38.1AppointedRoberto Octavio González Nieves, O.F.M.Auxiliary Bishop of Boston, Massachusetts, USAArchbishop of San Juan de Puerto Rico
38.1AppointedRoberto Octavio González Nieves, O.F.M.Titular Bishop of UrsonaArchbishop of San Juan de Puerto Rico
50.4AppointedMichel Paul Marie Moutel, P.S.S. †Bishop of Nevers, FranceArchbishop of Tours, France
22 Jul27.0Ordained PriestJuan Carlos Vera Plasencia, M.S.C.Priest of Missionaries of the Sacred Heart of JesusBishop of Peru, Military
23 Jul30.2Ordained PriestJohn Bonaventure Kwofie, C.S.Sp.Priest of Congregation of the Holy SpiritArchbishop of Accra, Ghana
63.8AppointedRosario MazzolaBishop of Cefalù, ItalyBishop Emeritus
24 Jul61.0InstalledFrançois Gayot, S.M.M. †Archbishop of Cap-Haïtien, HaïtiArchbishop Emeritus
25 Jul52.2Ordained BishopVicente Salgado y GarruchoBishop of Romblon, PhilippinesBishop Emeritus
41.6Ordained BishopCarlos Suárez CázaresBishop of Campeche, MéxicoAuxiliary Bishop of Morelia, Michoacán, México
26 Jul43.8Ordained BishopCharles Joseph Chaput, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop of Rapid City, South Dakota, USAArchbishop of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
27 Jul24.1Ordained PriestPascual Benjamín Rivera Montoya, T.O.R.Priest of Third Order Regular of St. Francis of PenanceApostolic Administrator of Huamachuco, Peru
29 Jul29.5Ordained PriestHubertus LetengPriest of Ruteng, IndonesiaBishop Emeritus
72.3ResignedJosé Manuel Santos Ascarza, O.C.D. †Archbishop of Concepción (Santissima Concezione), ChileArchbishop Emeritus
27.0Ordained PriestSilvester Tung Kiem SanPriest of Ende, IndonesiaBishop of Denpasar, Indonesia
31 Jul38.2Ordained BishopGheorghi Ivanov JovčevTitular Bishop of LamphuaBishop of Sofia e Plovdiv, Bulgaria
30.9Ordained PriestMartin Anwel MtumbukaPriest of Mzuzu, MalawiBishop of Karonga, Malawi
25.2Ordained PriestSimon Peter Poh Hoon SengPriest of Kuching, MalaysiaArchbishop
Aug66.0ResignedHenricus Cornelius de Wit, M.H.M. †Superior General of St. Joseph’s Missionary Society of Mill HillPrelate Emeritus of San Jose de Antique, Philippines
1 Aug80.7DiedJohn Francis DeardenCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Detroit, Michigan, USA
83.0DiedLouis-Jean-Frédéric GuyotCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Toulouse (-Narbonne-Saint Bertrand de Comminges-Rieux), France
59.9Ordained BishopBernard William SchmittTitular Bishop of Walla WallaBishop Emeritus of Wheeling-Charleston, West Virginia, USA
2 Aug74.2ResignedGeorge Joseph GottwaldAuxiliary Bishop of Saint Louis, Missouri, USAAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
3 Aug51.9Ordained BishopGermán Garcia Isaza, C.M. †Bishop of Caldas, ColombiaBishop of Apartadó, Colombia
4 Aug41.5Ordained BishopIsidore FernandesBishop of Allahabad, IndiaBishop Emeritus
28.9Ordained PriestReynaldo B. Getalado, M.S.P.Priest of Mission Society of the PhilippinesSuperior of Funafuti, Tuvalu, Pacific (Oceania)
59.0Ordained BishopPeter ThuruthikonamBishop of Vijayapuram, IndiaBishop Emeritus
5 Aug51.5AppointedAudrys Juozas BačkisTitular Archbishop of MetaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Vilnius, Lithuania
51.5AppointedAudrys Juozas BačkisApostolic Pro-Nuncio to NetherlandsCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Vilnius, Lithuania
51.5AppointedAlbert-Marie Joseph Cyrille de Monléon, O.P. †Bishop of Pamiers (-Couserans-Mirepoix), FranceBishop Emeritus of Meaux, France
6 Aug29.5Ordained PriestAlfred AgyentaPriest of Navrongo-Bolgatanga, GhanaBishop
61.2DiedRomeu AlbertiArchbishop of Ribeirão Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
60.5Ordained BishopGeevarghese Timotheos ChundevalelBishop of Tiruvalla (Syro-Malankara), IndiaBishop Emeritus
25.2Ordained PriestDomenico PompiliPriest of Anagni-Alatri, ItalyBishop of Rieti (-S. Salvatore Maggiore), Italy
7 Aug40.0Ordained BishopHéctor Miguel Cabrejos Vidarte, O.F.M.Titular Bishop of BelesasaArchbishop of Trujillo, Peru
24.3Ordained PriestJoseph Yue FushengPriestBishop of Harbin [Harbin], China
8 Aug54.0AppointedJean Marie Julien BallandArchbishop of Reims, FranceCardinal, Archbishop of Lyon (-Vienne), France
48.7AppointedHenri Marie Raoul Brincard, C.R.S.A. †Bishop of Le Puy-en-Velay, France
76.0RetiredJacques-Eugène-Louis MénagerArchbishop of Reims, FranceArchbishop Emeritus
10 Aug29.3Ordained PriestEtienne Ung’eyowun BediwegiPriest of Mahagi-Nioka, Congo (Dem. Rep.)Bishop of Bondo, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
11 Aug25.7Ordained PriestRicardo Ernesto Centellas GuzmánPriest of Sucre, BoliviaBishop of Potosí, Bolivia
13 Aug64.9AppointedCarlo PoggiBishop of Fidenza, Italy
26.9Ordained PriestMarcus Nigel StockPriest of Birmingham, England, Great BritainBishop of Leeds, England, Great Britain
75.6RetiredMario ZanchinBishop of Fidenza, ItalyBishop Emeritus
14 Aug28.5Ordained PriestFridolin Ambongo Besungu, O.F.M. Cap.Priest of Order of Friars Minor CapuchinCardinal, Archbishop of Kinshasa, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
53.8Ordained BishopJoão Maria Messi, O.S.M.Titular Bishop of ZucchabarBishop Emeritus of Barra do Piraí-Volta Redonda, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
50.5Ordained BishopMário ZanettaBishop of Paulo Afonso, Bahia, Brazil
16 Aug71.9ResignedDaniel Paul ArulswamyBishop of Kumbakonam, IndiaBishop Emeritus
67.5DiedFelix Maria DavídekBishop
17 Aug63.4AppointedJoão Evangelista Martins Terra, S.J.Auxiliary Bishop of Olinda e Recife, Pernambuco, BrazilAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil
63.4AppointedJoão Evangelista Martins Terra, S.J.Titular Bishop of BagisAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil
56.7AppointedHilário Moser, S.D.B.Auxiliary Bishop of Olinda e Recife, Pernambuco, BrazilBishop Emeritus of Tubarão, Santa Catarina, Brazil
56.7AppointedHilário Moser, S.D.B.Titular Bishop of Casae CalanaeBishop Emeritus of Tubarão, Santa Catarina, Brazil
70.7RetiredSylvester William TreinenBishop of Boise City, Idaho, USABishop Emeritus
19 Aug73.8DiedMario RossiBishop of Vigevano, Italy
81.8DiedMaxime TessierBishop Emeritus of Timmins, Ontario, Canada
20 Aug27.9Ordained PriestPhilippe Jean-Charles JourdanPriest of Opus DeiApostolic Administrator of Estonia
31.7Ordained PriestStephen Lee Bun SangPriest of Opus DeiBishop of Macau, China
28.4Ordained PriestPaul Toshihiro SakaiPriest of Opus DeiAuxiliary Bishop of Osaka, Japan
31.8Ordained PriestTamás SzabóPriest
21 Aug58.0DiedAndré Ilunga KasebaBishop of Kalemie-Kirungu, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
26.6Ordained PriestDavid MotiukPriest of Edmonton (Ukrainian), CanadaBishop
22 Aug68.6DiedDomingos de Pinho BrandãoAuxiliary Bishop of Porto, Portugal
24 Aug54.5Ordained BishopPaul ChittilapillyBishop of Kalyan (Syro-Malabar), IndiaBishop Emeritus of Thamarasserry (Syro-Malabar), India
26 Aug32.1Solemn VowsStanislav Szyrokoradiuk, O.F.M.Priest of Order of Friars MinorCoadjutor Bishop of Odessa-Simferopol, Ukraine
27 Aug29.4Solemn VowsJoseph Ha Chi-shing, O.F.M.Member of Order of Friars MinorAuxiliary Bishop of Hong Kong [Xianggang], China
28 Aug68.1Ordained BishopAdolfo Rodríguez VidalBishop of Los Angeles, ChileBishop Emeritus
88.9DiedGiuseppe ZaffonatoArchbishop Emeritus of Udine, Italy
30 Aug49.3Ordained BishopRenato Ascencio LeónPrelate of Madera, Chihuahua, MéxicoBishop Emeritus of Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua, México
31 Aug44.9AppointedJoão Nílton dos Santos SouzaBishop of Amargosa, Bahia, BrazilBishop Emeritus
58.7AppointedJosé Geraldo Oliveira do Valle, C.S.S.Coadjutor Bishop of Guaxupé, Minas Gerais, BrazilBishop Emeritus
78.5DiedLeonidas Eduardo Proaño VillalbaBishop Emeritus of Riobamba, Ecuador
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