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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
2 Apr58.8Ordained BishopStephen Arthur JensenBishop of Prince George, British Columbia, Canada
52.4InstalledAlexander King SampleArchbishop of Portland in Oregon, USA
62.5Ordained BishopDavid Prescott TalleyTitular Bishop of LambaesisAuxiliary Bishop of Atlanta, Georgia, USA
5 Apr76.1RetiredAudrys Juozas BačkisArchbishop of Vilnius, LithuaniaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
68.0Ordained BishopJoseph Dinh Duc DaoTitular Bishop of GadiaufalaAuxiliary Bishop of Xuân Lôc, Viet Nam
51.5AppointedGintaras Linas GrušasArchbishop of Vilnius, Lithuania
6 Apr64.6InstalledStanislas Marie Georges Jude LalanneBishop of Pontoise, France
59.6AppointedJosé Rodríguez Carballo, O.F.M.Secretary of the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life
59.6AppointedJosé Rodríguez Carballo, O.F.M.Titular Archbishop of BellicastrumSecretary of the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life
51.1Ordained BishopPiotr Henryk SawczukTitular Bishop of OttanaAuxiliary Bishop of Siedlce, Poland
77.7DiedCelso Yegros EstigarribiaBishop Emeritus of Carapeguá, Paraguay
7 Apr64.9InstalledIlario AntoniazziArchbishop of Tunis, Tunisia
69.1InstalledJohn Olorunfemi OnaiyekanCardinal-Priest of San SaturninoCardinal, Archbishop of Abuja, Nigeria
8 Apr56.8Ordained BishopGerardo AntonazzoBishop of Sora-Aquino-Pontecorvo, ItalyBishop of Sora-Cassino-Aquino-Pontecorvo, Italy
52.9AppointedReynaldo Gonda EvangelistaBishop of Imus, Philippines
75.3RetiredSotìr FerraraBishop of Piana degli Albanesi (Italo-Albanese), ItalyBishop Emeritus
51.6AppointedJohn Thomas FoldaBishop of Fargo, North Dakota, USA
51.6ConfirmedKamal Fahim Awad (Boutros) HannaBishop of Minya {Ermopoli Maggiore; Minieh} (Coptic), Egypt
72.8ResignedJerome George Hanus, O.S.B.Archbishop of Dubuque, Iowa, USAArchbishop Emeritus
58.9AppointedMichael Owen JackelsArchbishop of Dubuque, Iowa, USA
85.2DiedFrançois-Wolff LigondéArchbishop Emeritus of Port-au-Prince, Haïti
75.1AppointedPaolo RomeoApostolic Administrator of Piana degli Albanesi (Italo-Albanese), ItalyCardinal, Archbishop of Palermo, Italy
48.7AppointedBrian UdaigweApostolic Nuncio to Benin
9 Apr69.6DiedLuis Antonio Nova RochaBishop of Facatativá, Colombia
10 Apr90.6DiedLorenzo AntonettiCardinal, President Emeritus of the Administration of the Patrimony of the Apostolic See
90.3DiedBernhard RiegerAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Rottenburg-Stuttgart, Germany
11 Apr61.9AppointedBurchell Alexander McPhersonBishop of Montego Bay, Jamaica, Antilles
13 Apr70.5AppointedGiuseppe BertelloMember of the Council of CardinalsCardinal, President of the Governatorate of Vatican City State
66.4AppointedAldo CavalliApostolic Nuncio to LibyaApostolic Nuncio to Malta
79.6AppointedFrancisco Javier Errázuriz Ossa, P. SchönstattMember of the Council of CardinalsCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Santiago de Chile
68.3AppointedOswald GraciasMember of the Council of CardinalsCardinal, Archbishop of Bombay, India
56.7AppointedLéon Kalenga BadikebeleApostolic Nuncio to Belize, AntillesApostolic Nuncio to El Salvador
59.5AppointedReinhard MarxMember of the Council of CardinalsCardinal, Archbishop of München und Freising {Munich}, Germany
73.5AppointedLaurent Monsengwo PasinyaMember of the Council of CardinalsCardinal, Archbishop of Kinshasa, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
76.4RetiredFrancis Emmanuel Ogbonna OkoboBishop of Nsukka, NigeriaBishop Emeritus
68.7AppointedSean Patrick O’Malley, O.F.M. Cap.Member of the Council of CardinalsCardinal, Archbishop of Boston, Massachusetts, USA
56.6AppointedGodfrey Igwebuike OnahBishop of Nsukka, Nigeria
71.8AppointedGeorge PellMember of the Council of CardinalsCardinal, Prefect of the Secretariat for the Economy
58.8AppointedUdumala Bala ShowreddyBishop of Warangal, India
70.2AppointedOscar Andrés Rodríguez Maradiaga, S.D.B.Coordinator of the Council of CardinalsCardinal, Archbishop of Tegucigalpa, Honduras
65.3AppointedMarcello SemeraroSecretary of the Council of CardinalsBishop of Albano, Italy
14 Apr70.0DiedJaime Enrique Duque Correa, M.X.Y. †Bishop of El Banco, Colombia
53.0Ordained BishopBrendan LeahyBishop of Limerick, Ireland
51.5Ordained BishopLaurent Jean Lucien Marie PercerouBishop of Moulins, France
15 Apr65.6AppointedGeorges Abou Khazen, O.F.M.Apostolic Administrator of Alep [Beroea, Halab], SyriaVicar Apostolic
75.3RetiredGiuseppe Nazzaro, O.F.M.Vicar Apostolic of Alep [Beroea, Halab], SyriaVicar Apostolic Emeritus
16 Apr50.4AppointedMichael Wallace BanachApostolic Nuncio to Papua New Guinea
51.6ResignedSanto Rocco GangemiApostolic Nuncio to Solomon IslandsApostolic Nuncio to Guinea
51.6ResignedSanto Rocco GangemiApostolic Nuncio to Papua New GuineaApostolic Nuncio to Guinea
80.1DiedReinhard LettmannBishop Emeritus of Münster, Germany
77.3DiedMartinus Petrus Maria MuskensBishop Emeritus of Breda, Netherlands
17 Apr76.0RetiredAd Abi KaramBishop of Saint Maron of Sydney (Maronite), AustraliaBishop Emeritus
46.5AppointedHabib Chamieh, O.M.M.Apostolic Administrator of San Charbel en Buenos Aires (Maronite), Argentina
46.5AppointedHabib Chamieh, O.M.M.Titular Bishop of NomentumApostolic Administrator of San Charbel en Buenos Aires (Maronite), Argentina
75.5RetiredCharbel Georges Merhi, M.L.Bishop of San Charbel en Buenos Aires (Maronite), ArgentinaBishop Emeritus
45.4AppointedAntoine Tarabay, O.L.M.Bishop of Saint Maron of Sydney (Maronite), Australia
18 Apr83.3DiedPeter Michael ChenaparampilBishop Emeritus of Alleppey, India
52.0AppointedĐuro HranićArchbishop of Ðakovo-Osijek, Croatia
75.8RetiredWalter Allison HurleyBishop of Grand Rapids, Michigan, USABishop Emeritus
75.7RetiredMarin SrakićArchbishop of Ðakovo-Osijek, CroatiaArchbishop Emeritus
59.8AppointedDavid John WalkowiakBishop of Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA
19 Apr62.0Ordained BishopMichel Christian Alain AupetitTitular Bishop of MaxitaBishop of Nanterre, France
39.4AppointedMilan Lach, S.J.Auxiliary Bishop of Prešov (Prjašev) (Slovakian), Slovakia
39.4AppointedMilan Lach, S.J.Titular Bishop of OstracineAuxiliary Bishop of Prešov (Prjašev) (Slovakian), Slovakia
20 Apr67.2Ordained BishopGuy Charbonneau, P.M.E.Bishop of Choluteca, Honduras
52.9AppointedStanisław JamrozekAuxiliary Bishop of Przemyśl, Poland
52.9AppointedStanisław JamrozekTitular Bishop of ChełmAuxiliary Bishop of Przemyśl, Poland
43.7Ordained BishopJoaquín Humberto Pinzón Güiza, I.M.C.Titular Bishop of OttociumVicar Apostolic of Puerto Leguízamo-Solano, Colombia
65.3InstalledMario Aurelio PoliCardinal, Archbishop of Buenos Aires, Argentina
21 Apr51.4Ordained BishopEamon MartinCoadjutor Archbishop of Armagh, IrelandArchbishop
93.1DiedWilliam Edward MurrayBishop Emeritus of Wollongong, Australia
51.5Ordained BishopUrbain NgassongoBishop of Gamboma, Congo
23 Apr85.8DiedJosé de Jesús Castillo Rentería, M.N.M. †Bishop Emeritus of Tuxtepec, Oaxaca, México
51.5InstalledGintaras Linas GrušasArchbishop of Vilnius, Lithuania
24 Apr55.7Ordained BishopEugenio CoterTitular Bishop of ThibiucaVicar Apostolic of Pando, Bolivia
58.7AppointedLiro Vendelino MeurerBishop of Santo Ângelo, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
47.5AppointedLuis Gabriel Ramírez DíazApostolic Administrator of El Banco, ColombiaBishop
58.7AppointedMoacir SilvaArchbishop of Ribeirão Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
75.5RetiredJosé Clemente WeberBishop of Santo Ângelo, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilBishop Emeritus
25 Apr48.5Ordained BishopRobert Joseph CoyleTitular Bishop of ZabiAuxiliary Bishop of United States of America, Military
56.1Ordained BishopDaniel JodoinBishop of Bathurst in Canada, New Brunswick
71.3ResignedAndré Jean René Lacrampe, Ist. del PradoArchbishop of Besançon, FranceArchbishop Emeritus
75.7RetiredFernando Torres DuránBishop of Chitré, PanamaBishop Emeritus
45.1AppointedRafael Valdivieso MirandaBishop of Chitré, Panama
26 Apr56.3AppointedJuan Antonio Menéndez FernándezAuxiliary Bishop of Oviedo, Spain
56.3AppointedJuan Antonio Menéndez FernándezTitular Bishop of NasaiAuxiliary Bishop of Oviedo, Spain
71.9ResignedZithulele Patrick MvemveBishop of Klerksdorp, South AfricaBishop Emeritus
65.3AppointedButi Joseph Tlhagale, O.M.I.Apostolic Administrator of Klerksdorp, South AfricaArchbishop of Johannesburg, South Africa
27 Apr50.7Ordained BishopMirosław AdamczykTitular Archbishop of OtriculumApostolic Nuncio to Liberia
46.3Ordained BishopEttore BalestreroTitular Archbishop of VictorianaApostolic Nuncio to Colombia
50.4Ordained BishopMichael Wallace BanachTitular Archbishop of MemphisApostolic Nuncio to Papua New Guinea
47.2AppointedOmar de Jesús Mejía GiraldoBishop of Florencia, Colombia
81.3DiedJoseph Peter O’ConnellAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Melbourne, Australia
95.3DiedArthur Joseph O’NeillBishop Emeritus of Rockford, Illinois, USA
48.7Ordained BishopBrian UdaigweTitular Archbishop of SuelliApostolic Nuncio to Benin
28 Apr52.9Ordained BishopJosé Mário Scalon AngoneseTitular Bishop of GiufiAuxiliary Bishop of Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
81.0DiedJulio Ojeda Pascual, O.F.M. †Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of San Ramón, Peru
64.9Ordained BishopMiguel Ángel Olaverri Arroniz, S.D.B.Bishop of Pointe-Noire, Congo
70.5InstalledRubén Salazar GómezCardinal-Priest of San Gerardo MaiellaCardinal, Archbishop of Bogotá, Colombia
29 Apr85.3DiedPietro GarlatoBishop Emeritus of Tivoli, Italy
56.9DiedPatrick Taval, M.S.C. †Bishop of Kerema, Papua New Guinea
30 Apr49.7AppointedAudilio Aguilar AguilarBishop of Santiago de Veraguas, Panama
75.7RetiredOscar Mario Brown JiménezBishop of Santiago de Veraguas, PanamaBishop Emeritus
87.6DiedTito BussBishop Emeritus of Rio do Sul, Santa Catarina, Brazil
64.7AppointedSalvatore ViscoArchbishop of Capua, Italy
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