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The Year of Our Lord 2000

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
May80.3DiedDonaldo Chávez NúñezAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Managua, Nicaragua
1 May60.0InstalledFelipe Arizmendi EsquivelBishop of San Cristóbal de Las Casas, Chiapas, México
61.7InstalledRaúl Omar RossiBishop of San Martín, Argentina
3 May50.5Ordained BishopMansueto BianchiBishop of Volterra, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Pistoia, Italy
42.6AppointedMaurício Grotto de CamargoCoadjutor Bishop of Assis, Sao Paulo, BrazilArchbishop of Botucatu, Sao Paulo, Brazil
80.3DiedJohn Joseph O’ConnorCardinal, Archbishop of New York, New York, USA
7 May50.0Ordained BishopJorge Pedro Carrión PavlichBishop of Puno, Peru
48.3Ordained BishopJesús María Cizaurre Berdonces, O.A.R.Prelate of Cametá, Para, BrazilBishop of Cametá, Para, Brazil
39.8Ordained BishopMathieu Madega LebouankehanTitular Bishop of ZallataBishop of Mouila, Gabon
60.5Ordained BishopMichel Pierre Marie MouïsseTitular Bishop of LambaesisBishop Emeritus of Périgueux (-Sarlat), France
40.3Ordained BishopJean-Vincent Ondo EyeneBishop of Oyem, Gabon
53.2Ordained BishopEduardo ZielskiBishop of Campo Maior, Piaui, Brazil
8 May81.4DiedFranciscus van Roessel, C.I.C.M. †Archbishop Emeritus of Ujung Pandang, Indonesia
10 May47.7AppointedGervais BanshimiyubusaCoadjutor Bishop of Ngozi, BurundiBishop
61.8AppointedAnthony Joseph BurgessCoadjutor Bishop of Wewak, Papua New GuineaBishop Emeritus
76.1RetiredPeter Takaaki HirayamaBishop of Oita, JapanBishop Emeritus
53.9AppointedAntonino MigliorePrelate of Coxim, Mato Grosso do Sul, BrazilBishop of Coxim, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil
45.0AppointedDominic Ryōji MiyaharaBishop of Oita, JapanBishop of Fukuoka, Japan
65.2AppointedFrancis Xavier Osamu Mizobe, S.D.B.Bishop of Sendai, JapanBishop Emeritus of Takamatsu, Japan
61.4ResignedPaul Kazuhiro MoriAuxiliary Bishop of Tōkyō, JapanAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
69.9AppointedPaul Nguyên Binh Tinh, P.S.S.Coadjutor Bishop of Ðà Nang, Viet NamBishop Emeritus
73.6ResignedRaphaël Nguyên Van DiêpCoadjutor Bishop of Vinh Long, Viet NamCoadjutor Bishop Emeritus
59.4AppointedThomas Nguyên Văn TânCoadjutor Bishop of Vinh Long, Viet NamBishop
45.8AppointedThomas PulloppillilBishop of Bongaigaon, India
58.4AppointedJulianus Kemo Sunarko, S.J.Bishop of Purwokerto, Indonesia
47.2AppointedMarcellino Taiji TaniBishop of Urawa, JapanBishop Emeritus of Saitama, Japan
66.7AppointedJohannes Henricus J. Te Maarssen, S.V.D.Bishop of Kundiawa, Papua New GuineaBishop Emeritus
49.9AppointedJohn Thattumkal, S.S.C.Bishop of Cochin, IndiaBishop Emeritus
11 May68.1AppointedEdward Michael EganArchbishop of New York, New York, USACardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
12 May58.1InstalledMichel Marie Jacques Dubost, C.I.M.Bishop of Evry-Corbeil-Essonnes, France
85.4DiedWladyslaw MiziolekAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Warszawa {Warsaw}, Poland
13 May53.2AppointedJurij BizjakAuxiliary Bishop of Koper, SloveniaBishop
53.2AppointedJurij BizjakTitular Bishop of GergisBishop of Koper, Slovenia
28.2Ordained PriestAleh ButkevichPriest of Vitebsk, BelarusBishop
52.7AppointedDomenico CaliandroBishop of Nardò-Gallipoli, ItalyArchbishop of Brindisi-Ostuni, Italy
56.6AppointedAndrej GlavanAuxiliary Bishop of Ljubljana, SloveniaBishop of Novo Mesto, Slovenia
56.6AppointedAndrej GlavanTitular Bishop of Musti in NumidiaBishop of Novo Mesto, Slovenia
58.7AppointedVito De GrisantisBishop of Ugento-Santa Maria di Leuca, Italy
61.9AppointedJonas KauneckasAuxiliary Bishop of Telšiai (-Klaipeda), LithuaniaBishop Emeritus of Panevėžys, Lithuania
61.9AppointedJonas KauneckasTitular Bishop of ForconiumBishop Emeritus of Panevėžys, Lithuania
49.0Ordained BishopAngelo SpinilloBishop of Teggiano-Policastro, ItalyBishop of Aversa, Italy
57.4AppointedAnton Stres, C.M.Auxiliary Bishop of Maribor, SloveniaArchbishop Emeritus of Ljubljana, Slovenia
57.4AppointedAnton Stres, C.M.Titular Bishop of PoetoviumArchbishop Emeritus of Ljubljana, Slovenia
62.5Ordained BishopGiuseppe VerucchiArchbishop of Ravenna-Cervia, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus
14 May60.3Ordained BishopClaude Pierre Charles SchockertBishop of Belfort-Montbéliard, France
16 May57.8AppointedBernard César Augustin BarsiArchbishop of Monaco
77.2RetiredJoseph Théophile Louis Marie MadecBishop of Fréjus-Toulon, FranceBishop Emeritus
66.9AppointedMarcel Germain PerrierBishop of Pamiers (-Couserans-Mirepoix), FranceBishop Emeritus
47.7AppointedDominique Marie Jean Rey, Comm. l'Emm.Bishop of Fréjus-Toulon, France
77.6RetiredJoseph-Marie Sardou, S.C.J. †Archbishop of MonacoArchbishop Emeritus
17 May54.0AppointedJosé Luis MollaghanBishop of San Miguel, ArgentinaOfficial of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith
75.8RetiredAbelardo Francisco SilvaBishop of San Miguel, ArgentinaBishop Emeritus
18 May66.3ResignedJosé Ignacio Alemany Grau, C.SS.R.Bishop of Chachapoyas, PeruBishop Emeritus
48.9AppointedAdalberto Martínez FloresBishop of San Lorenzo, ParaguayBishop of Paraguay, Military
49.6IncardinatedJoaquín Hermes Robledo RomeroPriest of San Lorenzo, ParaguayBishop of Carapeguá, Paraguay
19 May75.2DiedVilmos Dékány, Sch. P. †Auxiliary Bishop of Esztergom-Budapest, Hungary
69.6DiedGerardo Tomás FarrellCoadjutor Bishop of Quilmes, Argentina
20 May56.0Ordained BishopLuciano Bergamin, C.R.L.Titular Bishop of OctabiaBishop of Nova Iguaçu, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
54.4Ordained BishopRodolfo Cetoloni, O.F.M.Bishop of Montepulciano-Chiusi-Pienza, ItalyBishop of Grosseto, Italy
51.5AppointedCarlos Humberto MalfaBishop of Chascomús, Argentina
47.8Ordained BishopTommaso ValentinettiBishop of Termoli-Larino, ItalyArchbishop of Pescara-Penne, Italy
46.5Ordained BishopJan Franciszek WątrobaTitular Bishop of BisicaBishop of Rzeszów, Poland
22 May62.6InstalledDaniel Francis WalshBishop of Santa Rosa in California, USABishop Emeritus
23 May83.1DiedJosé Pedro da SilvaBishop Emeritus of Viseu, Portugal
61.4AppointedRainer KlugAuxiliary Bishop of Freiburg im Breisgau, GermanyAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
61.4AppointedRainer KlugTitular Bishop of Ala MiliariaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
47.4AppointedPatrick Le GalBishop of France, MilitaryAuxiliary Bishop of Lyon, France
24 May69.0AppointedBlasco Francisco CollaçoApostolic Nuncio to South AfricaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus
69.0AppointedBlasco Francisco CollaçoApostolic Nuncio to NamibiaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to South Africa
69.0AppointedBlasco Francisco CollaçoApostolic Delegate to BotswanaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to South Africa
81.5DiedBelchior Joaquim da Silva Neto, C.M. †Bishop Emeritus of Luz, Minas Gerais, Brazil
57.9InstalledAlfonso Rogelio Delgado EversArchbishop of San Juan de Cuyo, Argentina
54.5Ordained BishopStanislav Hočevar, S.D.B.Coadjutor Archbishop of Beograd (-Smederevo), SerbiaArchbishop
61.4DiedNino Marzoli, C. R. †Auxiliary Bishop of Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia
97.3DiedAlberico SemeraroBishop Emeritus of Oria, Italy
62.2AppointedMarko SopiApostolic Administrator of Prizren, Serbia
25 May60.8AppointedMile BogovicBishop of Gospić-Senj, Croatia
26 May77.8DiedHenrique Müller, O.F.M. †Bishop Emeritus of Joaçaba, Santa Catarina, Brazil
27 May57.0Ordained BishopMiklós BeerTitular Bishop of CaeciriBishop of Vác, Hungary
64.6InstalledFrancesco MarinelliArchbishop of Urbino-Urbania-Sant’Angelo in Vado, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus
48.4AppointedAntonysamy Susairaj, M.E.P.Prefect of Kompong-Cham, Cambodia
45.6Ordained BishopJózef SzamockiTitular Bishop of ClypiaAuxiliary Bishop of Toruń, Poland
28 May49.4Ordained BishopJean-Luc BruninTitular Bishop of UsinazaBishop of Le Havre, France
79.8DiedVincentas Sladkevicius, M.I.C. †Cardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Kaunas, Lithuania
62.5AppointedEnrique Troncoso TroncosoBishop of Melipilla, ChileBishop Emeritus
31 May53.7AppointedMílton Antônio dos Santos, S.D.B.Bishop of Corumbá, Mato Grosso do Sul, BrazilArchbishop of Cuiabá, Mato Grosso, Brazil
70.0AppointedJosé Carlos Melo, C.M.Coadjutor Archbishop of Maceió, Alagoas, BrazilArchbishop Emeritus
53.0AppointedFernando Antônio Saburido, O.S.B.Auxiliary Bishop of Olinda e Recife, Pernambuco, BrazilArchbishop
53.0AppointedFernando Antônio Saburido, O.S.B.Titular Bishop of Tacia MontanaArchbishop of Olinda e Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil
44.4Ordained BishopJaime SotoTitular Bishop of SegiaBishop of Sacramento, California, USA
2 Jun50.6AppointedGregory Michael AymondCoadjutor Bishop of Austin, Texas, USAArchbishop of New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
63.9AppointedFrancis Baldacchino, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop of Malindi, Kenya
52.6AppointedPius Mlungisi DlungwanaAuxiliary Bishop of Mariannhill, South AfricaBishop
52.6AppointedPius Mlungisi DlungwanaTitular Bishop of AltinumBishop of Mariannhill, South Africa
50.8Ordained BishopDiómedes Antonio Espinal de LeónTitular Bishop of VardimissaBishop of Mao-Monte Cristi, Dominican Republic
56.7AppointedCurtis John Guillory, S.V.D.Bishop of Beaumont, Texas, USA
50.2AppointedCamille Lembi Zaneli (Zanelli)Bishop of Isangi, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
63.5AppointedThéodore-Adrien SarrCardinal, Archbishop of Dakar, Senegal
79.3RetiredHyacinthe ThiandoumArchbishop of Dakar, SenegalCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
3 Jun72.4AppointedHilario Chávez Joya, M.N.M. †Bishop of Nuevo Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, MéxicoBishop Emeritus
77.1DiedPaul Huynh Dông CácBishop Emeritus of Quy Nhon, Viet Nam
59.4Ordained BishopAlfredo SchäfflerCoadjutor Bishop of Parnaíba, Piaui, BrazilBishop
47.9AppointedOrazio SoricelliArchbishop of Amalfi-Cava de’ Tirreni, Italy
62.5InstalledGiuseppe VerucchiArchbishop of Ravenna-Cervia, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus
4 Jun73.2InstalledEduardo Martínez SomaloCardinal-Priest of Santissimo Nome di GesùCardinal, Chamberlain Emeritus of the Apostolic Chamber
82.8DiedPaul Zoungrana, M. Afr. †Cardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
6 Jun71.2SucceededJosé Ramón Santos Iztueta Mendizábal, C.P. †Prelate of Moyobamba, PeruPrelate Emeritus
43.3AppointedAnton LosingerAuxiliary Bishop of Augsburg, Germany
43.3AppointedAnton LosingerTitular Bishop of Vazi-SarraAuxiliary Bishop of Augsburg, Germany
73.2ResignedVenancio Celestino Orbe Uriarte, C.P. †Prelate of Moyobamba, PeruPrelate Emeritus
48.7AppointedLaurent Bernard Marie UlrichArchbishop of Chambéry (-Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne-Tarentaise), FranceArchbishop of Lille, France
7 Jun67.3AppointedAloysio José Leal Penna, S.J. †Archbishop of Botucatu, Sao Paulo, BrazilArchbishop Emeritus
42.4SucceededGabriel Mbilingi, C.S.Sp.Bishop of Lwena, AngolaArchbishop of Lubango, Angola
77.1RetiredAntônio Maria MuccioloArchbishop of Botucatu, Sao Paulo, BrazilArchbishop Emeritus
72.2ResignedJosé Próspero da Ascensão PuatyBishop of Lwena, AngolaBishop Emeritus
75.7RetiredLeonard James WallArchbishop of Winnipeg, Manitoba, CanadaArchbishop Emeritus
62.1AppointedJames Vernon WeisgerberArchbishop of Winnipeg, Manitoba, CanadaArchbishop Emeritus
9 Jun69.0AppointedArthé GuimondArchbishop of Grouard-McLennan, Alberta, CanadaArchbishop Emeritus
10 Jun44.9Ordained BishopMartin Adjou MoumouniBishop of N’Dali, Benin
49.6Ordained BishopFidèle AgbatchiArchbishop of Parakou, BeninArchbishop Emeritus
70.5DiedJohn BrewerBishop of Lancaster, England, Great Britain
46.3Ordained BishopClet FelihoBishop of Kandi, Benin
55.3AppointedGeorge KocherryTitular Archbishop of OthonaApostolic Nuncio to Bangladesh
55.3AppointedGeorge KocherryApostolic Nuncio to GhanaApostolic Nuncio to Bangladesh
55.3AppointedGeorge KocherryApostolic Nuncio to TogoApostolic Nuncio to Bangladesh
91.5DiedJosé del Carmen Valle GallardoBishop Emeritus of Iquique, Chile
11 Jun50.9Ordained BishopEsmeraldo Barreto de Farias, Ist. del PradoBishop of Paulo Afonso, Bahia, BrazilArchbishop of Porto Velho, Rondonia, Brazil
12 Jun57.1SucceededHéctor Rubén AguerArchbishop of La Plata, Argentina
75.0RetiredCarlos Walter Galán BarryArchbishop of La Plata, ArgentinaArchbishop Emeritus
56.7Ordained BishopAndrej GlavanTitular Bishop of Musti in NumidiaBishop of Novo Mesto, Slovenia
13 Jun53.8Ordained BishopHipólito Reyes LariosBishop of Orizaba, Veracruz, MéxicoArchbishop of Jalapa (Xalapa), Veracruz, México
14 Jun50.6Ordained BishopEduardo Porfirio Patiño LealBishop of Córdoba, Veracruz, México
63.7AppointedIrineu Silvio Wilges, O.F.M.Bishop of Cachoeira do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilBishop Emeritus
15 Jun88.6DiedAngelin Maurice Lovey, C.R.B. †Superior General Emeritus of Canons Regular of the Hospitaller Congregation of Great Saint Bernard
16 Jun87.6DiedThéophile Jean DahiArchbishop Emeritus of Homs (-Hama-Nabk) (Syrian), Syria
17 Jun39.2AppointedJorge Solórzano PérezAuxiliary Bishop of Managua, NicaraguaBishop of Granada, Nicaragua
39.2AppointedJorge Solórzano PérezTitular Bishop of TheuziBishop of Granada, Nicaragua
63.8AppointedElio TintiBishop of Carpi, ItalyBishop Emeritus
18 Jun59.4InstalledMarcel Honorat Léon AgbotonBishop of Porto Novo, BeninArchbishop Emeritus of Cotonou, Benin
63.9InstalledClaudio BagginiBishop of Vigevano, ItalyBishop Emeritus
66.6Ordained BishopLucien Prosper Ernest Fischer, C.S.Sp.Titular Bishop of AvioccalaVicar Apostolic Emeritus of Iles Saint-Pierre et Miquelon
75.9DiedJosyf HolovachAuxiliary Bishop of Mukachevo (Munkács) (Ruthenian), Ukraine
56.2Ordained BishopAntônio Wagner da Silva, S.C.I.Coadjutor Bishop of Guarapuava, Parana, BrazilBishop
19 Jun68.2InstalledEdward Michael EganArchbishop of New York, New York, USACardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
48.8Ordained BishopCarlos María FranziniBishop of Rafaela, ArgentinaArchbishop of Mendoza, Argentina
20 Jun70.7DiedAlan Basil de LasticArchbishop of Delhi, India
21 Jun53.2AppointedMarin BarišicArchbishop of Split-Makarska, Croatia
78.1RetiredAnte JuricArchbishop of Split-Makarska, CroatiaArchbishop Emeritus
22 Jun49.8Ordained BishopDenis TheurillatTitular Bishop of TubulbacaAuxiliary Bishop of Basel {Bâle, Basilea}, Switzerland
23 Jun46.2AppointedEdwin de la Peña y Angot, M.S.P.Prelate of Marawi, Philippines
60.2AppointedJosé Vicente Huertas VargasBishop of Garagoa, Colombia
54.0Ordained BishopAntonino MigliorePrelate of Coxim, Mato Grosso do Sul, BrazilBishop of Coxim, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil
79.9DiedJerónimo José PodestáBishop Emeritus of Avellaneda, Argentina
24 Jun40.9AppointedAlphonse Liguori ChaupaAuxiliary Bishop of Rabaul, Papua New GuineaBishop Emeritus of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea
40.9AppointedAlphonse Liguori ChaupaTitular Bishop of Turris TamalleniBishop Emeritus of Kimbe, Papua New Guinea
69.1AppointedBlasco Francisco CollaçoApostolic Nuncio to LesothoApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to South Africa
69.1AppointedBlasco Francisco CollaçoApostolic Nuncio to SwazilandApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to South Africa
52.5InstalledDonato NegroArchbishop of Otranto, Italy
53.0AppointedLuigi Antonio Secco, S.D.B.Coadjutor Bishop of Willemstad, Netherlands Antilles, AntillesBishop
57.5Ordained BishopAnton Stres, C.M.Titular Bishop of PoetoviumArchbishop Emeritus of Ljubljana, Slovenia
64.5AppointedJohannes Gerardus Maria van Burgsteden, S.S.S.Auxiliary Bishop of Haarlem, NetherlandsAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Haarlem-Amsterdam, Netherlands
64.5AppointedJohannes Gerardus Maria van Burgsteden, S.S.S.Titular Bishop of ThibilisAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Haarlem-Amsterdam, Netherlands
25 Jun50.0Ordained BishopJohn Thattumkal, S.S.C.Bishop of Cochin, IndiaBishop Emeritus
72.7DiedAustin Bernard VaughanAuxiliary Bishop of New York, New York, USA
26 Jun58.8Ordained BishopVito De GrisantisBishop of Ugento-Santa Maria di Leuca, Italy
28 Jun67.6DiedAnton TamarutArchbishop of Rijeka, Croatia
29 Jun76.3RetiredRafael Bellido CaroBishop of Jerez de la Frontera, SpainBishop Emeritus
28.4Ordained PriestKęstutis KėvalasPriest of Kaunas, LithuaniaAuxiliary Bishop
61.5Ordained BishopRainer KlugTitular Bishop of Ala MiliariaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
52.7AppointedJuan del Río MartínBishop of Jerez de la Frontera, SpainArchbishop of Spain, Military
30 Jun66.4AppointedFelipe Aguirre FrancoCoadjutor Archbishop of Acapulco, Guerrero, MéxicoArchbishop Emeritus
75.6RetiredRobert LebelBishop of Valleyfield, Québec, CanadaBishop Emeritus
70.0Ordained BishopPaul Nguyên Binh Tinh, P.S.S.Coadjutor Bishop of Ðà Nang, Viet NamBishop Emeritus
50.8AppointedManuel Neto Quintas, S.C.I.Auxiliary Bishop of Faro {Algarve}, PortugalBishop
50.8AppointedManuel Neto Quintas, S.C.I.Titular Bishop of ElicrocaBishop of Faro {Algarve}, Portugal
48.0Ordained BishopOrazio SoricelliArchbishop of Amalfi-Cava de’ Tirreni, Italy
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