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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 Nov61.1AppointedWilliam George CurlinAuxiliary Bishop of Washington, District of Columbia, USABishop Emeritus of Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
61.1AppointedWilliam 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 Nov56.5AppointedEdward Michael EganBishop of Bridgeport, Connecticut, USACardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of New York, New York, USA
76.9RetiredStanislav 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
75.1RetiredJohn Joseph GrahamAuxiliary Bishop of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USAAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
76.7DiedJan PasztorBishop of Nitra, Slovakia
9 Nov85.2DiedMario Nasalli Rocca di CornelianoCardinal, Cardinal-Priest of San Giovanni Battista Decollato
52.3AppointedAloísio 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 Nov65.0AppointedLeonard James Olivier, S.V.D. †Auxiliary Bishop of Washington, District of Columbia, USAAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
65.0AppointedLeonard 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 Nov79.9DiedAdolf Fürstenberg, M. Afr. †Bishop Emeritus of Mbala, Zambia
64.1AppointedGiovanni 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 Nov40.0AppointedTarcisius NgalalekumtwaCoadjutor Bishop of Sumbawanga, TanzaniaBishop of Iringa, Tanzania
45.8AppointedJoseph Nguyęn Van YęnCoadjutor Bishop of Phát Dięm, Viet NamBishop Emeritus
42.4AppointedSimon NtamwanaBishop of Bujumbura, BurundiArchbishop of Gitega, Burundi
75.9RetiredMichel NtuyahagaBishop of Bujumbura, BurundiBishop Emeritus
44.9AppointedSotero Phamo (Thein Myint)Bishop of Loikaw, MyanmarBishop Emeritus
63.4AppointedIgnatius Paul PintoBishop of Shimoga, IndiaArchbishop Emeritus of Bangalore, India
47.5AppointedLeon 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
33.0IncardinatedMatteo Maria ZuppiPriest of Roma {Rome}, ItalyAuxiliary Bishop
17 Nov82.7DiedManuel MarengoBishop Emeritus of Azul, Argentina
73.8DiedFrancesco Tortora, O.M. †Bishop Emeritus of Locri-Gerace (-Santa Maria di Polsi), Italy
18 Nov76.3RetiredKrikor 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 Nov75.0RetiredJean-Marie-Clément BadréBishop of Bayeux (-Lisieux), FranceBishop Emeritus
48.3AppointedRaffaele CalabroBishop of Andria, Italy
45.2SucceededThierry Romain Camille JordanBishop of Pontoise, FranceArchbishop of Reims, France
76.3RetiredGiuseppe LanaveBishop of Andria, ItalyBishop Emeritus
61.8AppointedPaolo 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 Nov43.3Ordained 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
56.9Ordained BishopHilário Moser, S.D.B.Titular Bishop of Casae CalanaeBishop Emeritus of Tubarăo, Santa Catarina, Brazil
44.8Ordained 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 Nov23.6Ordained 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
61.5Ordained BishopPhilibert Randriambololona, S.J.Coadjutor Bishop of Antsirabé, MadagascarArchbishop Emeritus of Fianarantsoa, Madagascar
29 Nov49.0AppointedFilomeno Gonzales BactolBishop of Naval, Philippines
65.6RetiredWilliam Thomas LarkinBishop of Saint Petersburg, Florida, USABishop Emeritus
69.2DiedLorenzo Unfried Gimpel, M.C.C.I. †Bishop of Tarma, Peru
1 Dec62.0AppointedMaurice 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
76.2RetiredAgustín Adolfo HerreraBishop of San Francisco, ArgentinaBishop Emeritus
49.1AppointedBaldomero Carlos MartiniBishop of San Francisco, ArgentinaBishop Emeritus 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
25.9Ordained PriestEnrique Eguía SeguíPriest of Buenos Aires, ArgentinaAuxiliary Bishop
32.6Ordained 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
28.4Ordained 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
24.7Ordained PriestMarcony Vinícius FerreiraPriest of Brasília, Distrito Federal, BrazilAuxiliary Bishop
4 Dec25.6Ordained PriestJaroslav Pryriz, C.SS.R.PriestBishop of Sambir-Drohobych (Ukrainian), Ukraine
64.9DiedJoseph 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
52.0AppointedRoger Francis Crispian HollisBishop of Portsmouth, England, Great BritainBishop Emeritus
53.7SucceededPaul John Marx, M.S.C.Bishop of Kerema, Papua New GuineaBishop Emeritus
43.4AppointedPatrick Joseph McGrathAuxiliary Bishop of San Francisco, California, USABishop of San Jose in California, USA
43.4AppointedPatrick Joseph McGrathTitular Bishop of AlleghenyBishop of San Jose in California, USA
61.9AppointedFrancis 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 Dec60.6AppointedGiacomo BarabinoBishop of Ventimiglia-San Remo, ItalyBishop Emeritus
53.8AppointedAntonio 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
55.4AppointedHenrique Johannpötter, O.F.M. †Coadjutor Bishop of Bacabal, Maranho, BrazilBishop Emeritus
75.4RetiredMichele 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
73.1ResignedLoris Francesco CapovillaPrelate of Loreto, ItalyCardinal, Prelate Emeritus
56.2InstalledCarmelo FerraroBishop of Agrigento (Girgenti), ItalyArchbishop Emeritus of Agrigento, Italy
78.2InstalledFranz HengsbachCardinal-Priest of Nostra Signora di Guadalupe a Monte MarioCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Essen, Germany
65.0AppointedPasquale 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
66.4DiedJoseph-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 Dec56.6InstalledEdward 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
78.1DiedVictor-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
61.9AppointedMichael 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
45.9Ordained BishopJoseph Nguyęn Van YęnCoadjutor Bishop of Phát Dięm, Viet NamBishop Emeritus
75.7DiedJan Wladyslaw OblakBishop Emeritus of Warmia (Ermland), Poland
17 Dec30.6Ordained PriestAlfredo José Espinoza Mateus, S.D.B.Priest of Salesians of Saint John BoscoBishop of Loja, Ecuador
82.9DiedThomas McGettrick, S.P.S. †Bishop Emeritus of Abakaliki, Nigeria
28.6Ordained PriestSithembele Anton SipukaPriest of Queenstown, South AfricaBishop of Umtata, South Africa
18 Dec30.9Ordained 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 Dec58.9AppointedAndrea Maria Erba, B.Bishop of Velletri-Segni, ItalyBishop Emeritus
20 Dec61.3Ordained BishopWilliam George CurlinTitular Bishop of RossmarkaeumBishop Emeritus of Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
55.2AppointedJosé Fernández ArteagaCoadjutor Archbishop of Chihuahua, MéxicoArchbishop Emeritus
54.9AppointedJoachim MeisnerArchbishop of Köln {Cologne}, GermanyCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
65.1Ordained BishopLeonard James Olivier, S.V.D. †Titular Bishop of LegiaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Washington, District of Columbia, USA
21 Dec60.7SelectedGeorg EderArchbishop of Salzburg, AustriaArchbishop Emeritus
60.2AppointedJoseph John Gerry, O.S.B.Bishop of Portland, Maine, USABishop Emeritus
58.5AppointedWilliam Joseph WinterAuxiliary Bishop of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USAAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
58.5AppointedWilliam Joseph WinterTitular Bishop of UthinaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
23 Dec53.6AppointedIstván Ács, O.S.P.P.E. †Auxiliary Bishop of Eger, Hungary
53.6AppointedIstván 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
47.8AppointedMihály MayerAuxiliary Bishop of Pécs, HungaryBishop Emeritus
47.8AppointedMihály 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 Dec58.5DiedFrancis Gerard ThomasBishop of Northampton, England, Great Britain
27 Dec52.1AppointedTod David BrownBishop of Boise City, Idaho, USABishop Emeritus of Orange in California, USA
28 Dec58.9AppointedArnaldo 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
78.5RetiredCarlo FantonAuxiliary Bishop of Vicenza, ItalyAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
27.5Ordained PriestPaul MattekattPriest of Diphu, IndiaBishop
62.4AppointedAntonio NuzziArchbishop (Personal Title) of Teramo-Atri, ItalyBishop Emeritus

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