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The Year of Our Lord 2012

Bishop Events

January to February


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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknown74.9RetiredPier Luigi CelataSecretary of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious DialogueVice-Chamberlain Emeritus of the Apostolic Chamber
1 Jan86.9DiedAlfredo BattistiArchbishop Emeritus of Udine, Italy
59.7AppointedJeffrey Neil SteensonOrdinary of The Chair of Saint Peter, USA
4 Jan63.5AppointedCirilo B. FloresCoadjutor Bishop of San Diego, California, USABishop
60.3ResignedGabino ZavalaAuxiliary Bishop of Los Angeles, California, USAAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
5 Jan76.4RetiredFortunato BaldelliMajor Penitentiary of the Apostolic PenitentiaryCardinal, Major Penitentiary Emeritus
59.3AppointedConstancio Miranda WechmannApostolic Administrator of Parral, Chihuahua, MéxicoArchbishop of Chihuahua, México
73.7AppointedManuel Monteiro de CastroMajor Penitentiary of the Apostolic PenitentiaryCardinal, Major Penitentiary Emeritus
63.4InstalledFilippo SantoroArchbishop of Taranto, Italy
64.9AppointedEmil Paul TscherrigApostolic Nuncio to Argentina
6 Jan52.2Ordained BishopCharles John BrownTitular Archbishop of AquileiaApostolic Nuncio to Ireland
50.7Ordained BishopMarek SolczyńskiTitular Archbishop of Caesarea in MauretaniaApostolic Nuncio to Georgia
7 Jan47.4AppointedHenry ArunaBishop of Makeni, Sierra Leone
75.9RetiredGeorge Biguzzi, S.X.Bishop of Makeni, Sierra LeoneBishop Emeritus
55.5Ordained BishopAntonio De Luca, C.SS.R.Bishop of Teggiano-Policastro, Italy
61.8Ordained BishopJosé Luis Del Palacio y Pérez-MedelBishop of Callao, Peru
53.3AppointedJohn Oballa OwaaBishop of Ngong, Kenya
10 Jan83.8DiedJosé Freire de Oliveira NetoBishop Emeritus of Mossoró, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
11 Jan71.2AppointedLorenzo BaldisseriSecretary of the Congregation for BishopsCardinal, Secretary General of the Synod of Bishops
12 Jan54.4AppointedIgnatius ChamaArchbishop of Kasama, Zambia
54.4AppointedIgnatius ChamaApostolic Administrator of Mpika, ZambiaArchbishop of Kasama, Zambia
13 Jan57.5AppointedLawrence Pius DorairajBishop of Dharmapuri, India
76.2RetiredJoseph Anthony Irudayaraj, S.D.B.Bishop of Dharmapuri, IndiaBishop Emeritus
52.0AppointedPascal Jean Marcel WintzerArchbishop of Poitiers, France
14 Jan75.1RetiredJaime Pedro GonçalvesArchbishop of Beira, MozambiqueArchbishop Emeritus
43.8AppointedJoão Carlos Hatoa NunesApostolic Administrator of Beira, MozambiqueAuxiliary Bishop of Maputo, Mozambique
48.1AppointedSalutaris Melchior LibenaBishop of Ifakara, Tanzania
99.8DiedAntonio MistrorigoBishop Emeritus of Treviso, Italy
75.0RetiredBosco PenhaAuxiliary Bishop of Bombay, IndiaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
16 Jan52.6ConfirmedMichel AounBishop of Jbeil {Byblos} (Maronite), Lebanon
59.0ConfirmedMounir KhairallahBishop of Batrun (Maronite), Lebanon
60.4ConfirmedElias Khoury SlemanBishop of Lattaquié {Laodicea} (Maronite), Syria
77.0RetiredPaweł Socha, C.M.Auxiliary Bishop of Zielona Góra-Gorzów, PolandAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
17 Jan80.5DiedColin CampbellBishop Emeritus of Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
18 Jan86.0AppointedProspero (Stanley) Grech, O.S.A.Titular Archbishop of San LeoneCardinal, Cardinal-Deacon of Santa Maria Goretti
75.2RetiredThomas Menamparampil, S.D.B.Archbishop of Guwahati, IndiaArchbishop Emeritus
60.0SucceededJohn MoolachiraArchbishop of Guwahati, India
19 Jan83.7DiedGiovanni De AndreaVice President Emeritus of the Labour Office of the Apostolic See
63.4AppointedMaroun Elias Nimeh LahhamAuxiliary Bishop of Jerusalem {Gerusalemme}, Palestine
63.4AppointedMaroun Elias Nimeh LahhamTitular Archbishop of MedabaAuxiliary Bishop of Jerusalem {Gerusalemme}, Palestine
76.8RetiredSalim SayeghAuxiliary Bishop of Jerusalem {Gerusalemme}, PalestineAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
55.6AppointedWilliam Charles SkurlaArchbishop of Pittsburgh (Ruthenian), Pennsylvania, USA
20 Jan77.8DiedRobert Fortune SanchezArchbishop Emeritus of Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA
22 Jan56.9Ordained BishopFrancesco CavinaBishop of Carpi, Italy
61.8InstalledJosé Luis Del Palacio y Pérez-MedelBishop of Callao, Peru
23 Jan91.7AppointedJulien RiesTitular Archbishop of BellicastrumCardinal, Cardinal-Deacon of Sant’Antonio di Padova a Circonvallazione Appia
24 Jan75.1RetiredPhilippe Jean Louis BretonBishop of Aire et Dax, FranceBishop Emeritus
52.6AppointedHervé GaschignardBishop of Aire et Dax, France
25 Jan66.5AppointedJoseph CouttsArchbishop of Karachi, Pakistan
51.1AppointedPaul Abel Mamba DiattaBishop of Ziguinchor, Senegal
78.0RetiredEvarist PintoArchbishop of Karachi, PakistanArchbishop Emeritus
26 Jan86.2DiedJuan Fremiot Torres OliverBishop Emeritus of Ponce, Puerto Rico
27 Jan50.4AppointedSanto Rocco GangemiApostolic Nuncio to Solomon IslandsApostolic Nuncio to Guinea
50.4AppointedSanto Rocco GangemiTitular Archbishop of UmbriaticoApostolic Nuncio to Guinea
50.4AppointedJulio MuratApostolic Nuncio to Zambia
50.4AppointedJulio MuratTitular Archbishop of OrangeApostolic Nuncio to Zambia
48.5AppointedLuciano RussoOfficial of the Secretariat of StateApostolic Nuncio to Rwanda
48.5AppointedLuciano RussoTitular Archbishop of MonteverdeApostolic Nuncio to Rwanda
44.6Ordained BishopSebastian TuduBishop of Dinajpur, Bangladesh
28 Jan64.1InstalledJan KopiecBishop of Gliwice, Poland
51.3InstalledJohannes Wilhelmus Maria LiesenBishop of Breda, Netherlands
29 Jan59.7InstalledAntónio José da Rocha Couto, S.M.P.Bishop of Lamego, Portugal
83.3DiedGabriel Lawrence SengolBishop Emeritus of Tiruchirapalli, India
30 Jan95.8DiedEladio Acosta Arteaga, C.I.M. †Archbishop Emeritus of Santa Fe de Antioquia, Colombia
52.0Ordained BishopJosé Armando Álvarez CanoPrelate of Huautla, Oaxaca, México
31 Jan90.8DiedEverardus Antonius M. Baaij, S.C.I. †Bishop Emeritus of Aliwal, South Africa
69.2ResignedGerard BernackiAuxiliary Bishop of Katowice, PolandAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
88.6DiedAnthony Joseph BevilacquaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
47.7AppointedJozef Hal’koAuxiliary Bishop of Bratislava, Slovakia
47.7AppointedJozef Hal’koTitular Bishop of SerraAuxiliary Bishop of Bratislava, Slovakia
49.4AppointedVincent HarolimanaBishop of Ruhengeri, Rwanda
54.1AppointedFilippo Iannone, O. Carm.Vicegerent of Roma {Rome}, Italy
54.1AppointedFilippo Iannone, O. Carm.Archbishop (Personal Title)Vicegerent of Roma {Rome}, Italy
56.3AppointedLorenzo LeuzziAuxiliary Bishop of Roma {Rome}, Italy
56.3AppointedLorenzo LeuzziTitular Bishop of AemonaAuxiliary Bishop of Roma {Rome}, Italy
58.6AppointedFrancesco MoragliaPatriarch of Venezia {Venice}, Italy
56.3AppointedMatteo Maria ZuppiAuxiliary Bishop of Roma {Rome}, Italy
56.3AppointedMatteo Maria ZuppiTitular Bishop of Villa NovaAuxiliary Bishop of Roma {Rome}, Italy
2 Feb50.0AppointedTimothée Bodika Mansiyai, P.S.S.Auxiliary Bishop of Kinshasa, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
50.0AppointedTimothée Bodika Mansiyai, P.S.S.Titular Bishop of NaieraAuxiliary Bishop of Kinshasa, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
50.8SucceededJosé Bonello, O.F.M.Bishop of Juticalpa, Honduras
63.2AppointedJoseph Luc André BouchardBishop of Trois Rivières, Québec, Canada
81.7DiedPaul ConsbruchAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Paderborn, Germany
41.1AppointedBulus Dauwa YohannaVicar Apostolic of Kontagora, Nigeria
41.1AppointedBulus Dauwa YohannaTitular Bishop of ScebatianaVicar Apostolic of Kontagora, Nigeria
58.3InstalledWacław Tomasz DepoArchbishop of Częstochowa, Poland
49.8AppointedJuan María Huerta Muro, O.F.M.Prelate of El Salto, Durango, México
67.8AppointedPaul LortieBishop of Mont-Laurier, Québec, Canada
75.1RetiredVital MasséBishop of Mont-Laurier, Québec, CanadaBishop Emeritus
73.4ResignedTomás Andrés Mauro Muldoon, O.F.M.Bishop of Juticalpa, HondurasBishop Emeritus
53.7AppointedSébastien-Joseph Muyengo MulombeAuxiliary Bishop of Kinshasa, Congo (Dem. Rep.)Bishop of Uvira, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
53.7AppointedSébastien-Joseph Muyengo MulombeTitular Bishop of StratherniaBishop of Uvira, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
68.8InstalledArmando Xavier OchoaBishop of Fresno, California, USA
56.8AppointedJosé Manuel Romero BarriosAuxiliary Bishop of Barcelona, Venezuela
56.8AppointedJosé Manuel Romero BarriosTitular Bishop of MaterianaAuxiliary Bishop of Barcelona, Venezuela
49.9AppointedLuis José Rueda AparicioBishop of Montelibano, Colombia
49.8Ordained BishopAnselm Umoren, M.S.P.N.Titular Bishop of ScampaAuxiliary Bishop of Abuja, Nigeria
75.2RetiredMartin VeilletteBishop of Trois Rivières, Québec, CanadaBishop Emeritus
3 Feb68.4AppointedLeslie Rogers TomlinsonBishop of Sandhurst, Australia
4 Feb63.7AppointedFroilán Tiberio Casas OrtízBishop of Neiva, Colombia
55.5InstalledAntonio De Luca, C.SS.R.Bishop of Teggiano-Policastro, Italy
67.7DiedJoseph Walter EstabrookAuxiliary Bishop of United States of America, Military
54.6Ordained BishopDonald Francis Lippert, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop of Mendi, Papua New Guinea
76.4RetiredRamón Darío Molina Jaramillo, O.F.M.Bishop of Neiva, ColombiaBishop Emeritus
94.2DiedPierre-Eugène Rouanet, S.M.A. †Bishop Emeritus of Daloa, Côte d’Ivoire
83.8DiedGiovanni VoltaBishop Emeritus of Pavia, Italy
5 Feb62.5InstalledFranco Giulio BrambillaBishop of Novara, Italy
56.9InstalledFrancesco CavinaBishop of Carpi, Italy
6 Feb51.1AppointedEdward Joseph WeisenburgerBishop of Salina, Kansas, USA
7 Feb49.5AppointedJorge Alberto Cavazos ArizpeApostolic Administrator of Monterrey, Nuevo León, MéxicoAuxiliary Bishop
62.9InstalledJosé Francisco Robles OrtegaCardinal, Archbishop of Guadalajara, Jalisco, México
8 Feb86.1Ordained BishopProspero (Stanley) Grech, O.S.A.Titular Archbishop of San LeoneCardinal, Cardinal-Deacon of Santa Maria Goretti
53.4Ordained BishopKenneth David Oswin RichardsBishop of Saint John’s-Basseterre, Virgin Islands (British), Antilles
9 Feb43.7Ordained BishopMichael Robert KennedyBishop of Armidale, Australia
10 Feb57.0AppointedGiovanni d’AnielloApostolic Nuncio to Brazil
88.7DiedFilippo GianniniAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Roma {Rome}, Italy
84.0DiedFrancisco de Guruceaga IturrizaBishop Emeritus of La Guaira, Venezuela
77.7AppointedPaolo Mietto, C.S.I.Apostolic Administrator of San Miguel de Sucumbíos, EcuadorVicar Apostolic Emeritus of Napo, Ecuador
44.5AppointedMarcos Aurelio Pérez CaicedoBishop of Babahoyo, Ecuador
11 Feb58.7AppointedAngelo Antolini, O.F.M. Cap.Prefect of Robe, Ethiopia
49.4AppointedNicolas Jean René BrouwetBishop of Tarbes et Lourdes, France
77.2RetiredFernando R. CapallaArchbishop of Davao, PhilippinesArchbishop Emeritus
60.5InstalledJuan Vicente Cordoba Villota, S.J.Bishop of Fontibón, Colombia
45.1Ordained BishopJoão Justino de Medeiros SilvaTitular Bishop of TulliaAuxiliary Bishop of Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
63.7Ordained BishopFidelis Lionel Emmanuel FernandoTitular Bishop of HortaAuxiliary Bishop of Colombo, Sri Lanka
51.9AppointedJonas IvanauskasBishop of Kaišiadorys, Lithuania
51.3AppointedProsper Kontiebo, M.I.Bishop of Tenkodogo, Burkina Faso
58.6Ordained BishopJosé Leonardo Lemos MontanetBishop of Orense, Spain
60.3Ordained BishopMichael Lenihan, O.F.M.Bishop of La Ceiba, Honduras
57.4AppointedPierre Claver MalgoBishop of Fada N’Gourma, Burkina Faso
75.9RetiredJuozapas Matulaitis-LabukasBishop of Kaišiadorys, LithuaniaBishop Emeritus
75.1RetiredJacques Jean Joseph Jules PerrierBishop of Tarbes et Lourdes, FranceBishop Emeritus
91.8Ordained BishopJulien RiesTitular Archbishop of BellicastrumCardinal, Cardinal-Deacon of Sant’Antonio di Padova a Circonvallazione Appia
58.3Ordained BishopSampathawaduge Maxwell Grenville SilvaTitular Bishop of LesinaAuxiliary Bishop of Colombo, Sri Lanka
60.5AppointedRomulo Geolina VallesArchbishop of Davao, Philippines
38.6AppointedLinas (Genadijus) Vodopjanovas, O.F.M.Auxiliary Bishop of Telšiai (-Klaipeda), Lithuania
38.6AppointedLinas (Genadijus) Vodopjanovas, O.F.M.Titular Bishop of QuizaAuxiliary Bishop of Telšiai (-Klaipeda), Lithuania
12 Feb50.1Ordained BishopJoão Santos CardosoBishop of São Raimundo Nonato, Piaui, Brazil
59.8InstalledJeffrey Neil SteensonOrdinary of The Chair of Saint Peter, USA
13 Feb74.3DiedLadislau Biernaski, C.M. †Bishop of São José dos Pinhais, Parana, Brazil
15 Feb55.6AppointedAirton José dos SantosArchbishop of Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil
55.0AppointedJosé Luiz Ferreira Salles, C.SS.R.Bishop of Pesqueira, Pernambuco, Brazil
16 Feb48.6AppointedLuciano RussoApostolic Nuncio to Rwanda
17 Feb80.0DiedJoseph Faber MacDonaldBishop Emeritus of Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
18 Feb76.4AppointedSantos Abril y CastellóCardinal-Deacon of San PonzianoCardinal, Archpriest of the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore {Saint Mary Major Basilica}
76.4Elevated to CardinalSantos Abril y CastellóCardinal, Archpriest of the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore {Saint Mary Major Basilica}
66.8AppointedGeorge AlencherryCardinal-Priest of San Bernardo alle TermeCardinal, Major Archbishop of Ernakulam-Angamaly (Syro-Malabarese), India
66.8Elevated to CardinalGeorge AlencherryCardinal, Major Archbishop of Ernakulam-Angamaly (Syro-Malabarese), India
83.8AppointedKarl Josef Becker, S.J.Cardinal, Cardinal-Deacon of San Giuliano Martire
83.8Elevated to CardinalKarl Josef Becker, S.J.Cardinal, Cardinal-Deacon of San Giuliano Martire
69.3AppointedGiuseppe BertelloCardinal-Deacon of Santi Vito, Modesto e CrescenziaCardinal, President of the Governatorate of Vatican City State
69.3Elevated to CardinalGiuseppe BertelloCardinal, President of the Governatorate of Vatican City State
64.9AppointedGiuseppe BetoriCardinal-Priest of San MarcelloCardinal, Archbishop of Firenze {Florence}, Italy
64.9Elevated to CardinalGiuseppe BetoriCardinal, Archbishop of Firenze {Florence}, Italy
64.8AppointedJoão Bráz de AvizCardinal-Deacon of Sant’Elena fuori Porta PrenestinaCardinal, Prefect of the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life
64.8Elevated to CardinalJoão Bráz de AvizCardinal, Prefect of the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life
69.0AppointedDomenico CalcagnoCardinal-Deacon of Annunciazione della Beata Vergine Maria a Via ArdeatinaCardinal, President of the Administration of the Patrimony of the Apostolic See
69.0Elevated to CardinalDomenico CalcagnoCardinal, President of the Administration of the Patrimony of the Apostolic See
73.9AppointedFrancesco CoccopalmerioCardinal-Deacon of San Giuseppe dei FalegnamiCardinal, President of the Pontifical Council for Legislative Texts
73.9Elevated to CardinalFrancesco CoccopalmerioCardinal, President of the Pontifical Council for Legislative Texts
65.0AppointedThomas Christopher CollinsCardinal-Priest of San PatrizioCardinal, Archbishop of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
65.0Elevated to CardinalThomas Christopher CollinsCardinal, Archbishop of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
62.0AppointedTimothy Michael DolanCardinal-Priest of Nostra Signora di Guadalupe a Monte MarioCardinal, Archbishop of New York, New York, USA
62.0Elevated to CardinalTimothy Michael DolanCardinal, Archbishop of New York, New York, USA
68.8AppointedDominik Jaroslav Duka, O.P.Cardinal-Priest of Santi Marcellino e PietroCardinal, Archbishop of Praha {Prague}, Czech Republic
68.8Elevated to CardinalDominik Jaroslav Duka, O.P.Cardinal, Archbishop of Praha {Prague}, Czech Republic
58.6AppointedWillem Jacobus EijkCardinal-Priest of San CallistoCardinal, Archbishop of Utrecht, Netherlands
58.6Elevated to CardinalWillem Jacobus EijkCardinal, Archbishop of Utrecht, Netherlands
65.8AppointedFernando FiloniCardinal-Deacon of Nostra Signora di Coromoto in San Giovanni di DioCardinal, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples
65.8Elevated to CardinalFernando FiloniCardinal, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples
51.8AppointedChristopher John Glancy, C.S.V.Auxiliary Bishop of Belize City-Belmopan, Belize, Antilles
51.8AppointedChristopher John Glancy, C.S.V.Titular Bishop of Absa SallaAuxiliary Bishop of Belize City-Belmopan, Belize, Antilles
86.1AppointedProspero (Stanley) Grech, O.S.A.Cardinal, Cardinal-Deacon of Santa Maria Goretti
86.1Elevated to CardinalProspero (Stanley) Grech, O.S.A.Cardinal, Cardinal-Deacon of Santa Maria Goretti
48.2Ordained BishopModeste KambouBishop of Gaoua, Burkina Faso
73.8AppointedManuel Monteiro de CastroCardinal-Deacon of San Domenico di GuzmanCardinal, Major Penitentiary Emeritus of the Apostolic Penitentiary
73.8Elevated to CardinalManuel Monteiro de CastroCardinal, Major Penitentiary Emeritus of the Apostolic Penitentiary
80.7AppointedLucian MureşanCardinal-Priest of Sant’AtanasioCardinal, Major Archbishop of Făgăraş şi Alba Iulia (Romanian), Romania
80.7Elevated to CardinalLucian MureşanCardinal, Major Archbishop of Făgăraş şi Alba Iulia (Romanian), Romania
72.8AppointedEdwin Frederick O’BrienCardinal-Deacon of San Sebastiano al PalatinoCardinal, Grand Master of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem
72.8Elevated to CardinalEdwin Frederick O’BrienCardinal, Grand Master of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem
91.8AppointedJulien RiesCardinal, Cardinal-Deacon of Sant’Antonio di Padova a Circonvallazione Appia
91.8Elevated to CardinalJulien RiesCardinal, Cardinal-Deacon of Sant’Antonio di Padova a Circonvallazione Appia
72.5AppointedJohn Tong HonCardinal-Priest of Regina ApostolorumCardinal, Bishop of Hong Kong [Xianggang], China
72.5Elevated to CardinalJohn Tong HonCardinal, Bishop of Hong Kong [Xianggang], China
74.0AppointedAntonio Maria VegliòCardinal-Deacon of San Cesareo in PalatioCardinal, President of the Pontifical Council for Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant People
74.0Elevated to CardinalAntonio Maria VegliòCardinal, President of the Pontifical Council for Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant People
68.5AppointedGiuseppe VersaldiCardinal-Deacon of Sacro Cuore di Gesù a Castro PretorioCardinal, President of the Prefecture for the Economic Affairs of the Holy See
68.5Elevated to CardinalGiuseppe VersaldiCardinal, President of the Prefecture for the Economic Affairs of the Holy See
55.5AppointedRainer Maria WoelkiCardinal-Priest of San Giovanni Maria VianneyCardinal, Archbishop of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
55.5Elevated to CardinalRainer Maria WoelkiCardinal, Archbishop of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
19 Feb47.2Ordained BishopPio HipunyatiBishop of Ondjiva, Angola
20 Feb58.0AppointedTimothy Costelloe, S.D.B.Archbishop of Perth, Australia
75.8RetiredBarry James HickeyArchbishop of Perth, AustraliaArchbishop Emeritus
75.3RetiredJoachim Friedrich ReineltBishop of Dresden-Meißen (Meissen), GermanyBishop Emeritus
75.8DiedEdgardo Gabriel StorniArchbishop Emeritus of Santa Fe de la Vera Cruz, Argentina
21 Feb89.2DiedManuel Franco da Costa de Oliveira FalcãoBishop Emeritus of Beja, Portugal
65.8AppointedGeorge Arthur SheltzAuxiliary Bishop of Galveston-Houston, Texas, USA
65.8AppointedGeorge Arthur SheltzTitular Bishop of HirinaAuxiliary Bishop of Galveston-Houston, Texas, USA
22 Feb82.0ResignedJean Marie Louis Bonfils, S.M.A.Apostolic Administrator of Ajaccio, FranceBishop Emeritus of Nice, France
75.2RetiredPeter James CullinaneBishop of Palmerston North, New ZealandBishop Emeritus
51.4SucceededCharles Edward DrennanBishop of Palmerston North, New Zealand
64.6AppointedJacinto Furtado de Brito SobrinhoArchbishop of Teresina, Piaui, Brazil
51.4AppointedOlivier Jacques Marie de Germay de CirfontaineBishop of Ajaccio, France
23 Feb61.4SucceededThomas D’SouzaArchbishop of Calcutta, India
64.2InstalledNoël SimardBishop of Valleyfield, Québec, Canada
75.4RetiredLucas Sirkar, S.D.B.Archbishop of Calcutta, IndiaArchbishop Emeritus
24 Feb44.8AppointedDominik SchwaderlappAuxiliary Bishop of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
44.8AppointedDominik SchwaderlappTitular Bishop of FrequentiumAuxiliary Bishop of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
41.3AppointedFikremariam Hagos TsalimBishop of Segheneity (Ethiopian), Eritrea
25 Feb52.7Ordained BishopMichel AounBishop of Jbeil {Byblos} (Maronite), Lebanon
57.3AppointedJohn Forrosuelo DuArchbishop of Palo, Philippines
63.5Ordained BishopNunzio GalantinoBishop of Cassano all’Jonio, Italy
57.3Ordained BishopDenis GrondinTitular Bishop of CamplumAuxiliary Bishop of Québec, Canada
75.0RetiredGilberto Jiménez NarváezAuxiliary Bishop of Medellín, ColombiaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
59.1Ordained BishopMounir KhairallahBishop of Batrun (Maronite), Lebanon
75.6RetiredGiuseppe ManiArchbishop of Cagliari, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus
69.6AppointedArrigo MiglioArchbishop of Cagliari, Italy
64.7Ordained BishopGaétan Proulx, O.S.M.Titular Bishop of AzuraAuxiliary Bishop of Québec, Canada
60.5Ordained BishopElias Khoury SlemanBishop of Lattaquié {Laodicea} (Maronite), Syria
26 Feb52.7InstalledMichel AounBishop of Jbeil {Byblos} (Maronite), Lebanon
61.7InstalledRemídio José BohnBishop of Cachoeira do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
65.8InstalledFernando FiloniCardinal-Deacon of Nostra Signora di Coromoto in San Giovanni di DioCardinal, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples
85.0DiedGeorg (Karl Maria} Holzherr, O.S.B. †Abbot Emeritus of Maria Einsiedeln, Switzerland
59.1InstalledMounir KhairallahBishop of Batrun (Maronite), Lebanon
60.5InstalledElias Khoury SlemanBishop of Lattaquié {Laodicea} (Maronite), Syria
27 Feb67.3DiedWerner GuballaAuxiliary Bishop of Mainz, Germany
29 Feb44.7AppointedLuiz Henrique da Silva BritoAuxiliary Bishop of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
44.7AppointedLuiz Henrique da Silva BritoTitular Bishop of ZallataAuxiliary Bishop of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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