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The Year of Our Lord 1988

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
1 Nov57.0AppointedAndraos SalamaAuxiliary Bishop of Alexandria {Alessandria} (Coptic), EgyptBishop of Guizeh (Coptic), Egypt
57.0AppointedAndraos SalamaTitular Bishop of BarcaBishop of Guizeh (Coptic), Egypt
2 Nov61.2AppointedWilliam George CurlinAuxiliary Bishop of Washington, District of Columbia, USABishop Emeritus of Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
61.2AppointedWilliam George CurlinTitular Bishop of RossmarkaeumBishop Emeritus of Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
3 Nov56.1AppointedCarmelo FerraroBishop of Agrigento (Girgenti), ItalyArchbishop Emeritus of Agrigento, Italy
75.1RetiredJoseph Gustave François WicquartBishop of Coutances (-Avranches), FranceBishop Emeritus
5 Nov56.6AppointedEdward Michael EganBishop of Bridgeport, Connecticut, USACardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of New York, New York, USA
77.0RetiredStanislav LenicAuxiliary Bishop of Ljubljana, SloveniaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
66.8AppointedArturo Antonio Szymanski RamírezArchbishop of San Luis Potosí, MéxicoArchbishop Emeritus
71.4DiedAlfonso Pedro Torres Farías, O.P. †Bishop of Catamarca, Argentina
40.0Ordained BishopJan TyrawaTitular Bishop of Nova SinnaBishop of Bydgoszcz, Poland
6 Nov74.8DiedMelchior Chang K’o-hing (Zhang Kexing)Bishop of Chongli-Xiwanzi [Siwantze], China
8 Nov54.8AppointedEdmond CarmodyAuxiliary Bishop of San Antonio, Texas, USABishop Emeritus of Corpus Christi, Texas, USA
54.8AppointedEdmond CarmodyTitular Bishop of MurthlacumBishop Emeritus of Corpus Christi, Texas, USA
75.2RetiredJohn Joseph GrahamAuxiliary Bishop of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USAAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
76.8DiedJan PasztorBishop of Nitra, Slovakia
9 Nov85.2DiedMario Nasalli Rocca di CornelianoCardinal, Cardinal-Priest of San Giovanni Battista Decollato
52.4AppointedAloísio Roque Oppermann, S.C.I. †Coadjutor Bishop of Campanha, Minas Gerais, BrazilArchbishop Emeritus of Uberaba, Minas Gerais, Brazil
88.9DiedFriedrich Maria Heinrich RintelenAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Paderborn, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop
10 Nov65.1AppointedLeonard James Olivier, S.V.D.Auxiliary Bishop of Washington, District of Columbia, USAAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
65.1AppointedLeonard James Olivier, S.V.D.Titular Bishop of LegiaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Washington, District of Columbia, USA
11 Nov70.9DiedHeinrich TheissingApostolic Administrator Emeritus of Schwerin, Germany
12 Nov80.0DiedAdolf Fürstenberg, M. Afr. †Bishop Emeritus of Mbala, Zambia
64.2AppointedGiovanni LocatelliBishop of Vigevano, ItalyBishop Emeritus
50.9AppointedGuy Marie Alexandre ThomazeauAuxiliary Bishop of Meaux, FranceArchbishop Emeritus of Montpellier (-Lodčve-Béziers-Agde-Saint-Pons-de-Thomičres), France
50.9AppointedGuy Marie Alexandre ThomazeauTitular Bishop of ChunaviaArchbishop Emeritus of Montpellier (-Lodčve-Béziers-Agde-Saint-Pons-de-Thomičres), France
14 Nov40.1AppointedTarcisius NgalalekumtwaCoadjutor Bishop of Sumbawanga, TanzaniaBishop of Iringa, Tanzania
45.9AppointedJoseph Nguyęn Van YęnCoadjutor Bishop of Phát Dięm, Viet NamBishop Emeritus
42.4AppointedSimon NtamwanaBishop of Bujumbura, BurundiArchbishop of Gitega, Burundi
76.0RetiredMichel NtuyahagaBishop of Bujumbura, BurundiBishop Emeritus
45.0AppointedSotero Phamo (Thein Myint)Bishop of Loikaw, MyanmarBishop Emeritus
63.5AppointedIgnatius Paul PintoBishop of Shimoga, IndiaArchbishop Emeritus of Bangalore, India
47.6AppointedLeon Augustine TharmarajBishop of Kottar, India
15 Nov74.0AppointedGiuseppe (Joseph) CaprioGrand Master of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of JerusalemCardinal, Grand Master Emeritus
81.9DiedVincenzo RadicioniBishop Emeritus of Montalto (delle Marche), Italy
38.6IncardinatedAmbrogio SpreaficoPriest of Roma {Rome}, ItalyBishop of Frosinone-Veroli-Ferentino, Italy
33.1IncardinatedMatteo Maria ZuppiPriest of Roma {Rome}, ItalyAuxiliary Bishop
17 Nov82.8DiedManuel MarengoBishop Emeritus of Azul, Argentina
73.8DiedFrancesco Tortora, O.M. †Bishop Emeritus of Locri-Gerace (-Santa Maria di Polsi), Italy
18 Nov76.4RetiredKrikor AyvazianBishop of Kamichlié (Armenian), SyriaBishop Emeritus
47.1AppointedHans-Jochen JaschkeAuxiliary Bishop of Osnabrück, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop of Hamburg, Germany
47.1AppointedHans-Jochen JaschkeTitular Bishop of TisiliAuxiliary Bishop of Hamburg, Germany
72.4ResignedKarl-August SiegelAuxiliary Bishop of Osnabrück, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
19 Nov75.1RetiredJean-Marie-Clément BadréBishop of Bayeux (-Lisieux), FranceBishop Emeritus
48.4AppointedRaffaele CalabroBishop of Andria, Italy
45.2SucceededThierry Romain Camille JordanBishop of Pontoise, FranceArchbishop of Reims, France
76.4RetiredGiuseppe LanaveBishop of Andria, ItalyBishop Emeritus
61.9AppointedPaolo MagnaniBishop of Treviso, ItalyBishop Emeritus
76.6RetiredAntonio MistrorigoBishop of Treviso, ItalyBishop Emeritus
53.7SucceededPierre Auguste Gratien Pican, S.D.B.Bishop of Bayeux (-Lisieux), FranceBishop Emeritus
70.3ResignedAndré RoussetBishop of Pontoise, FranceBishop Emeritus
20 Nov43.4Ordained BishopJean-Gabriel DiarraBishop of San, Mali
63.7Ordained BishopJoăo Evangelista Martins Terra, S.J.Titular Bishop of BagisAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil
57.0Ordained BishopHilário Moser, S.D.B.Titular Bishop of Casae CalanaeBishop Emeritus of Tubarăo, Santa Catarina, Brazil
44.9Ordained BishopJean ZerboTitular Bishop of AcciaArchbishop of Bamako, Mali
23 Nov76.4AppointedKrikor AyvazianTitular Bishop of Marasc degli ArmeniBishop Emeritus of Kamichlié (Armenian), Syria
25 Nov25.9Ordained PriestDomingo Buezo LeivaPriest of Zacapa y Santo Cristo de Esquipulas, GuatemalaVicar Apostolic of Izabal, Guatemala
63.9AppointedCesar C. Raval, S.V.D.Bishop of Bangued, PhilippinesBishop Emeritus
60.9AppointedRaimundo Revoredo Ruiz, C.M.Prelate of Juli, PeruPrelate Emeritus
26 Nov23.7Ordained PriestJosé Manuel Garita HerreraPriest of San José de Costa RicaBishop of Ciudad Quesada, Costa Rica
27 Nov49.8Ordained BishopCyrille Salim Bustros, S.M.S.P.Archbishop of Baalbek (Melkite Greek), LebanonArchbishop of Beirut and Jbeil {Bairut e Gibail} (Melkite Greek), Lebanon
61.9Ordained BishopJean Assaad HaddadArchbishop of Tyr (Melkite Greek), LebanonArchbishop Emeritus
61.6Ordained BishopPhilibert Randriambololona, S.J.Coadjutor Bishop of Antsirabé, MadagascarArchbishop Emeritus of Fianarantsoa, Madagascar
29 Nov49.0AppointedFilomeno Gonzales BactolBishop of Naval, Philippines
65.7RetiredWilliam Thomas LarkinBishop of Saint Petersburg, Florida, USABishop Emeritus
69.2DiedLorenzo Unfried Gimpel, M.C.C.I. †Bishop of Tarma, Peru
1 Dec62.1AppointedMaurice Couture, R.S.V.Bishop of Baie-Comeau, Québec, CanadaArchbishop Emeritus of Québec, Canada
24.9Ordained PriestDavid William Valencia AntonioPriest of Nueva Segovia, PhilippinesAuxiliary Bishop
2 Dec63.7AppointedFrancisco José Arnáiz Zarandona, S.J. †Auxiliary Bishop of Santo Domingo, Dominican RepublicAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
63.7AppointedFrancisco José Arnáiz Zarandona, S.J. †Titular Bishop of LegesAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
49.2AppointedRamón Benito de La Rosa y CarpioAuxiliary Bishop of Santo Domingo, Dominican RepublicArchbishop of Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
49.2AppointedRamón Benito de La Rosa y CarpioTitular Bishop of CerbaliArchbishop of Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
76.3RetiredAgustín Adolfo HerreraBishop of San Francisco, ArgentinaBishop Emeritus
49.1AppointedBaldomero Carlos MartiniBishop of San Francisco, ArgentinaBishop of San Justo, Argentina
80.5DiedBenedito ZorziBishop Emeritus of Caxias do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
3 Dec61.0AppointedCipriano Calderón PoloVice President of the Pontifical Commission for Latin AmericaVice President Emeritus
61.0AppointedCipriano Calderón PoloTitular Bishop of ThagoraVice President Emeritus of the Pontifical Commission for Latin America
26.0Ordained PriestEnrique Eguía SeguíPriest of Buenos Aires, ArgentinaAuxiliary Bishop
32.7Ordained PriestDimas Lara BarbosaPriest of Săo José dos Campos, Sao Paulo, BrazilArchbishop of Campo Grande, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil
36.3Ordained PriestJorge Rubén Lugones, S.J.Priest of Society of JesusBishop of Lomas de Zamora, Argentina
28.5Ordained PriestJoăo Inácio Müller, O.F.M.Priest of Order of Friars MinorBishop of Lorena, Sao Paulo, Brazil
26.5Ordained PriestFrancisco Javier Stegmeier SchmidlinPriest of Los Angeles, ChileBishop of Villarrica, Chile
24.8Ordained PriestMarcony Vinícius FerreiraPriest of Brasília, Distrito Federal, BrazilAuxiliary Bishop
4 Dec25.7Ordained PriestJaroslav Pryriz, C.SS.R.PriestBishop of Sambir-Drohobych (Ukrainian), Ukraine
65.0DiedJoseph Zimmermann, M.S.F. †Bishop of Morombe, Madagascar
6 Dec73.7ResignedVirgil Patrick Copas, M.S.C. †Bishop of Kerema, Papua New GuineaBishop Emeritus
75.5RetiredPhilip Matthew HannanArchbishop of New Orleans, Louisiana, USAArchbishop Emeritus
52.1AppointedRoger Francis Crispian HollisBishop of Portsmouth, England, Great BritainBishop Emeritus
53.7SucceededPaul John Marx, M.S.C.Bishop of Kerema, Papua New GuineaBishop Emeritus
43.5AppointedPatrick Joseph McGrathAuxiliary Bishop of San Francisco, California, USABishop of San Jose in California, USA
43.5AppointedPatrick Joseph McGrathTitular Bishop of AlleghenyBishop of San Jose in California, USA
62.0AppointedFrancis Bible SchulteArchbishop of New Orleans, Louisiana, USAArchbishop Emeritus
53.3AppointedCarlos Arthur Sevilla, S.J.Auxiliary Bishop of San Francisco, California, USABishop Emeritus of Yakima, Washington, USA
53.3AppointedCarlos Arthur Sevilla, S.J.Titular Bishop of MinaBishop Emeritus of Yakima, Washington, USA
7 Dec60.7AppointedGiacomo BarabinoBishop of Ventimiglia-San Remo, ItalyBishop Emeritus
53.9AppointedAntonio CilibertiBishop of Locri-Gerace (-Santa Maria di Polsi), ItalyArchbishop Emeritus of Catanzaro-Squillace, Italy
63.0SucceededLuís Herbst, C.S.Sp.Bishop of Cruzeiro do Sul, Acre, BrazilBishop Emeritus
55.5AppointedHenrique Johannpötter, O.F.M. †Coadjutor Bishop of Bacabal, Maranho, BrazilBishop Emeritus
75.5RetiredMichele MincuzziArchbishop of Lecce, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus
85.9DiedRené-Georges Pailloux, M. Afr. †Bishop Emeritus of Mansa, Zambia
56.5AppointedCosmo Francesco RuppiArchbishop of Lecce, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus
75.9RetiredHeinrich Rüth, C.S.Sp. †Bishop of Cruzeiro do Sul, Acre, BrazilBishop Emeritus
75.8RetiredAngelo Raimondo Verardo, O.P. †Bishop of Ventimiglia-San Remo, ItalyBishop Emeritus
10 Dec51.4AppointedPiero BiggioTitular Archbishop of OtriculumApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Denmark
51.4AppointedPiero BiggioApostolic Pro-Nuncio to BangladeshApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Denmark
73.2ResignedLoris Francesco CapovillaPrelate of Loreto, ItalyCardinal, Prelate Emeritus
56.2InstalledCarmelo FerraroBishop of Agrigento (Girgenti), ItalyArchbishop Emeritus of Agrigento, Italy
78.3InstalledFranz HengsbachCardinal-Priest of Nostra Signora di Guadalupe a Monte MarioCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Essen, Germany
65.1AppointedPasquale MacchiArchbishop (Personal Title) of Loreto, ItalyPrelate Emeritus
11 Dec68.4DiedJoseph BasmadjanArchbishop of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Armenian), Syria
50.7Ordained BishopMichel Malo, Ist. del PradoTitular Bishop of CroaeArchbishop Emeritus of Antsiranana, Madagascar
12 Dec63.0AppointedJuan Conway McNabb, O.S.A.Bishop of Chulucanas, PeruBishop Emeritus
75.7RetiredFrancisco Xavier Nierhoff, M.S.F. †Bishop of Floresta, Pernambuco, BrazilBishop Emeritus
66.5DiedJoseph-Marie-Henri RabineArchbishop of Albi (-Castres-Lavaur), France
13 Dec51.1Ordained BishopJohn Charles DunneTitular Bishop of AbercorniaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Rockville Centre, New York, USA
57.6Ordained BishopEmil Aloysius WcelaTitular Bishop of FilacaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Rockville Centre, New York, USA
14 Dec56.7InstalledEdward Michael EganBishop of Bridgeport, Connecticut, USACardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of New York, New York, USA
15 Dec60.0AppointedCarlos María Ariz Bolea, C.M.F.Bishop of Colón, PanamaBishop Emeritus of Colón-Kuna Yala, Panama
54.9Ordained BishopEdmond CarmodyTitular Bishop of MurthlacumBishop Emeritus of Corpus Christi, Texas, USA
76.4RetiredJoseph Byeong Hwa ChangBishop of Masan, Korea (South)Bishop Emeritus
40.6AppointedRómulo Emiliani Sánchez, C.M.F.Vicar Apostolic of Darién, PanamaAuxiliary Bishop of San Pedro Sula, Honduras
40.6AppointedRómulo Emiliani Sánchez, C.M.F.Titular Bishop of Nigrae MaioresAuxiliary Bishop of San Pedro Sula, Honduras
78.2DiedVictor-Julien-André GouetAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Paris, France
64.3AppointedFulgence Werner Le Roy, O.S.B.Bishop of Pietersburg, South AfricaBishop Emeritus
43.2AppointedJoseph Marie Nguyęn Quang TuyęnCoadjutor Bishop of Bac Ninh, Viet NamBishop
62.0AppointedMichael Pak Jeong-ilBishop of Masan, Korea (South)Bishop Emeritus
41.4AppointedAlvaro Leonel Ramazzini ImeriBishop of San Marcos, GuatemalaBishop of Huehuetenango, Guatemala
52.0AppointedHenry Apaloryamam SsentongoAuxiliary Bishop of Masaka, UgandaBishop Emeritus of Moroto, Uganda
52.0AppointedHenry Apaloryamam SsentongoTitular Bishop of PupianaBishop Emeritus of Moroto, Uganda
16 Dec27.7Ordained PriestMarcelo Daniel ColomboPriest of Quilmes, ArgentinaBishop of La Rioja, Argentina
46.0Ordained BishopJoseph Nguyęn Van YęnCoadjutor Bishop of Phát Dięm, Viet NamBishop Emeritus
75.7DiedJan Wladyslaw OblakBishop Emeritus of Warmia (Ermland), Poland
17 Dec30.7Ordained PriestAlfredo José Espinoza Mateus, S.D.B.Priest of Salesians of Saint John BoscoBishop of Loja, Ecuador
83.0DiedThomas McGettrick, S.P.S. †Bishop Emeritus of Abakaliki, Nigeria
28.6Ordained PriestSithembele Anton SipukaPriest of Queenstown, South AfricaBishop of Umtata, South Africa
18 Dec31.0Ordained PriestAkio Johnson MutekPriest of Torit, South SudanBishop
51.5Ordained BishopFaustino Sainz MuńozTitular Archbishop of NovalicianaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Great Britain
51.2Ordained BishopWerner Franz Siebenbrock, S.V.D.Titular Bishop of Tacia MontanaBishop Emeritus of Governador Valadares, Minas Gerais, Brazil
19 Dec59.0AppointedAndrea Maria Erba, B.Bishop of Velletri-Segni, ItalyBishop Emeritus
20 Dec61.3Ordained BishopWilliam George CurlinTitular Bishop of RossmarkaeumBishop Emeritus of Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
55.3AppointedJosé Fernández ArteagaCoadjutor Archbishop of Chihuahua, MéxicoArchbishop Emeritus
55.0AppointedJoachim MeisnerArchbishop of Köln {Cologne}, GermanyCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
65.2Ordained BishopLeonard James Olivier, S.V.D.Titular Bishop of LegiaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Washington, District of Columbia, USA
21 Dec60.8SelectedGeorg EderArchbishop of Salzburg, AustriaArchbishop Emeritus
60.3AppointedJoseph John Gerry, O.S.B.Bishop of Portland, Maine, USABishop Emeritus
58.6AppointedWilliam Joseph WinterAuxiliary Bishop of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USAAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
58.6AppointedWilliam Joseph WinterTitular Bishop of UthinaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
23 Dec53.7AppointedIstván Ács, O.S.P.P.E. †Auxiliary Bishop of Eger, Hungary
53.7AppointedIstván Ács, O.S.P.P.E. †Titular Bishop of MenefessiAuxiliary Bishop of Eger, Hungary
63.7AppointedVilmos Dékány, Sch. P. †Auxiliary Bishop of Esztergom, HungaryAuxiliary Bishop of Esztergom-Budapest, Hungary
63.7AppointedVilmos Dékány, Sch. P. †Titular Bishop of Aquae Novae in ProconsulariAuxiliary Bishop of Esztergom-Budapest, Hungary
48.5AppointedGilles LussierAuxiliary Bishop of Saint-Jérôme, Québec, CanadaBishop of Joliette, Québec, Canada
48.5AppointedGilles LussierTitular Bishop of AugurusBishop of Joliette, Québec, Canada
47.9AppointedMihály MayerAuxiliary Bishop of Pécs, HungaryBishop Emeritus
47.9AppointedMihály MayerTitular Bishop of Giru MarcelliBishop Emeritus of Pécs, Hungary
45.5AppointedFrancesco MiccichéAuxiliary Bishop of Messina-Lipari-Santa Lucia del Mela, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Trapani, Italy
45.5AppointedFrancesco MiccichéTitular Bishop of ChusiraBishop Emeritus of Trapani, Italy
61.9AppointedJusztin Nándor Takács, O.C.D.Auxiliary Bishop of Székesfehérvár (Albareale), HungaryBishop Emeritus
61.9AppointedJusztin Nándor Takács, O.C.D.Titular Bishop of CarcabiaBishop Emeritus of Székesfehérvár (Albareale), Hungary
42.9AppointedImre Asztrik Várszegi, O.S.B.Auxiliary Bishop of Esztergom, HungaryAbbot of Pannonhalma, Hungary
42.9AppointedImre Asztrik Várszegi, O.S.B.Titular Bishop of CulusiAbbot of Pannonhalma, Hungary
25 Dec58.6DiedFrancis Gerard ThomasBishop of Northampton, England, Great Britain
27 Dec52.1AppointedTod David BrownBishop of Boise City, Idaho, USABishop Emeritus of Orange in California, USA
28 Dec59.0AppointedArnaldo RibeiroArchbishop of Ribeirăo Preto, Sao Paulo, BrazilArchbishop Emeritus
30 Dec64.6DiedFilippo FranceschiBishop of Padova {Padua}, Italy
31 Dec75.9RetiredAbele ConigliBishop of Teramo-Atri, ItalyBishop Emeritus
78.6RetiredCarlo FantonAuxiliary Bishop of Vicenza, ItalyAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
27.6Ordained PriestPaul MattekattPriest of Diphu, IndiaBishop
62.4AppointedAntonio NuzziArchbishop (Personal Title) of Teramo-Atri, ItalyBishop Emeritus

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