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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknown52.0CeasedDavid William Valencia AntonioApostolic Administrator of San Jose in Mindoro, PhilippinesAuxiliary Bishop of Nueva Segovia, Philippines
2 Jan49.9Ordained BishopLuigi RennaBishop of Cerignola-Ascoli Satriano, Italy
56.8InstalledPablo Virgilio Siongco DavidBishop of Kalookan, Philippines
3 Jan78.0RetiredAmbroise Kotamba DjolibaBishop of Sokodé, TogoBishop Emeritus
67.5Ordained BishopRoberto FilippiniBishop of Pescia, Italy
58.7AppointedCélestin-Marie GaouaBishop of Sokodé, Togo
87.0DiedBarnabas Rugwizangonga Halem ’ImanaBishop Emeritus of Kabale, Uganda
92.9DiedAlberto Iniesta JiménezAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Madrid, Spain
85.0DiedRaymond William LessardBishop Emeritus of Savannah, Georgia, USA
4 Jan77.8RetiredRodrigo Orlando Cabrera CuéllarBishop of Santiago de María, El SalvadorBishop Emeritus
53.9AppointedWilliam Ernesto Iraheta RiveraBishop of Santiago de María, El Salvador
54.5AppointedThomas Eusebios NaickamparampilBishop of St. Mary, Queen of Peace (Syro-Malankara), USA
5 Jan53.5InstalledTadeusz LityńskiBishop of Zielona Góra-Gorzów, Poland
6 Jan50.0AppointedLuis Gonzaga FéchioBishop of Amparo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
54.5AppointedJuarez Sousa Da SilvaCoadjutor Bishop of Parnaíba, Piaui, BrazilBishop
7 Jan85.3DiedAlwin Albert Hafner, M.S.F. †Bishop Emeritus of Morombe, Madagascar
46.8AppointedPaul Antoine NassifApostolic Exarch of Canada (Syrian)
46.8AppointedPaul Antoine NassifTitular Bishop of SerigeneApostolic Exarch of Canada (Syrian)
8 Jan75.8RetiredMiguel José Asurmendi Aramendia, S.D.B. †Bishop of Vitoria, SpainBishop Emeritus
55.5AppointedJuan Carlos Elizalde EspinalBishop of Vitoria, Spain
91.3DiedCarlos Milcíades Villalba AquinoBishop Emeritus of San Juan Bautista de las Misiones, Paraguay
9 Jan67.2InstalledSalvatore LigorioArchbishop of Potenza-Muro Lucano-Marsico Nuovo, Italy
53.5AppointedAntónio Augusto de Oliveira AzevedoAuxiliary Bishop of Porto, Portugal
53.5AppointedAntónio Augusto de Oliveira AzevedoTitular Bishop of CemerinianusAuxiliary Bishop of Porto, Portugal
94.3DiedPaul-Marie François Rousset, Ist. del Prado †Bishop Emeritus of Saint-Etienne, France
51.1Ordained BishopCorrado SanguinetiBishop of Pavia, Italy
10 Jan59.7Ordained BishopHervé Marie Michel GosselinBishop of Angoulême, France
88.9DiedFrancis Thomas HurleyArchbishop Emeritus of Anchorage, Alaska, USA
64.5InstalledFrancesco ManentiBishop of Senigallia, Italy
63.2Ordained BishopJonny Eduardo Reyes Sequera, S.D.B.Titular Bishop of CanapiumVicar Apostolic of Puerto Ayacucho, Venezuela
63.6Ordained BishopRolf SteinhäuserTitular Bishop of ThuburnicaAuxiliary Bishop of Köln {Cologne}, Germany
11 Jan84.5DiedAlbert Onyembo Lomandjo, C.S.Sp. †Bishop Emeritus of Kindu, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
12 Jan56.0AppointedEuzébius Chinekezy Ogbonna ManagwuBishop of Port-Gentil, Gabon
62.5Ordained BishopAnthony Bernard PaulBishop of Melaka-Johor, Malaysia
51.8AppointedJose PulickalAuxiliary Bishop of Kanjirapally (Syro-Malabar), India
51.8AppointedJose PulickalTitular Bishop of LaresAuxiliary Bishop of Kanjirapally (Syro-Malabar), India
13 Jan53.4CeasedJorge Alberto Cavazos ArizpeApostolic Administrator of Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, MéxicoBishop of San Juan de los Lagos, Jalisco, México
71.9AppointedTerrence Thomas Prendergast, S.J.Apostolic Administrator of Alexandria-Cornwall, Ontario, CanadaArchbishop of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
55.1InstalledEnrique Sánchez MartínezBishop of Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, México
14 Jan39.4AppointedVolodymyr Hrutsa, C.SS.R.Auxiliary Bishop of Lviv (Ukrainian), Ukraine
39.4AppointedVolodymyr Hrutsa, C.SS.R.Titular Bishop of BahannaAuxiliary Bishop of Lviv (Ukrainian), Ukraine
75.7RetiredRayappu JosephBishop of Mannar, Sri LankaBishop Emeritus
79.0AppointedJoseph Kingsley SwampillaiApostolic Administrator of Mannar, Sri LankaBishop Emeritus of Trincomalee, Sri Lanka
15 Jan74.1DiedDaniel Joseph BohanArchbishop of Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
65.9AppointedDomenico CornacchiaBishop of Molfetta-Ruvo-Giovinazzo-Terlizzi, Italy
16 Jan70.0ResignedJosé Lai Hung-sengBishop of Macau, ChinaBishop Emeritus
59.1AppointedStephen Lee Bun SangBishop of Macau, China
69.7AppointedLuigi PezzutoApostolic Nuncio to MonacoApostolic Nuncio to Bosnia-Herzegovina
49.9InstalledLuigi RennaBishop of Cerignola-Ascoli Satriano, Italy
76.3RetiredLuigi TravaglinoApostolic Nuncio to MonacoApostolic Nuncio Emeritus
17 Jan89.0DiedFrancis Bible SchulteArchbishop Emeritus of New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
20 Jan46.2AppointedFadi Abou Chebel, O.M.M.Apostolic Exarch of Colombia (Maronite)
75.3RetiredGentil DelázariBishop of Sinop, Mato Grosso, BrazilBishop Emeritus
64.2AppointedCanísio KlausBishop of Sinop, Mato Grosso, Brazil
64.0Ordained BishopEmmanuel Nguyên Hong SonCoadjutor Bishop of Bà Rịa, Viet Nam
21 Jan53.5AppointedMarco BrunettiBishop of Alba (Pompea), Italy
80.2CeasedJosé Guadalupe Martín RábagoApostolic Administrator of Autlán, Jalisco, MéxicoArchbishop Emeritus of León, Guanajuato, México
72.7CeasedFrancesco Guido RavinaleApostolic Administrator of Alba (Pompea), ItalyBishop of Asti, Italy
68.7InstalledRafael Sandoval Sandoval, M.N.M.Bishop of Autlán, Jalisco, México
22 Jan83.1DiedIan MurrayBishop Emeritus of Argyll and The Isles, Scotland, Great Britain
23 Jan59.2InstalledStephen Lee Bun SangBishop of Macau, China
44.9AppointedMirosław MilewskiAuxiliary Bishop of Płock, Poland
44.9AppointedMirosław MilewskiTitular Bishop of Villa NovaAuxiliary Bishop of Płock, Poland
46.9Ordained BishopPaul Antoine NassifTitular Bishop of SerigeneApostolic Exarch of Canada (Syrian)
24 Jan57.0Ordained BishopKarel Marinus ChoennieBishop of Paramaribo, Suriname, Antilles
73.2CeasedPaulo Antônio de ContoApostolic Administrator of Passo Fundo, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilBishop of Montenegro, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
67.6InstalledRoberto FilippiniBishop of Pescia, Italy
51.2InstalledCorrado SanguinetiBishop of Pavia, Italy
52.4InstalledRodolfo Luís WeberArchbishop of Passo Fundo, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
25 Jan56.6AppointedFélix Eduardo Antonio Calderón CruzBishop of San Francisco de Asís de Jutiapa, Guatemala
60.1AppointedMiguel Maury BuendíaApostolic Nuncio to Moldova, Republic ofApostolic Nuncio to Romania
64.5Ordained BishopPaul McAleenanTitular Bishop of MerciaAuxiliary Bishop of Westminster, England, Great Britain
47.5Ordained BishopJohn WilsonTitular Bishop of LindisfarnaAuxiliary Bishop of Westminster, England, Great Britain
27 Jan50.6AppointedAdilson Pedro Busin, C.S.Auxiliary Bishop of Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
50.6AppointedAdilson Pedro Busin, C.S.Titular Bishop of GuardialfieraAuxiliary Bishop of Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
28 Jan49.3AppointedJosé Hiraís Acosta BeltránBishop of Huejutla, Hidalgo, México
80.4DiedEmile Jean Marie Henri Joseph Destombes, M.E.P. †Vicar Apostolic Emeritus of Phnom-Penh, Cambodia
29 Jan63.6AppointedMiguel Ángel Ayuso Guixot, M.C.C.I.Titular Bishop of LupercianaSecretary of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue
75.5RetiredRaffaele CalabroBishop of Andria, ItalyBishop Emeritus
63.7AppointedLuigi MansiBishop of Andria, Italy
30 Jan51.5Ordained BishopHenrique Aparecido de Lima, C.SS.R.Bishop of Dourados, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil
48.1AppointedVirgilio do Carmo da Silva, S.D.B.Bishop of Díli, Timor-Leste
58.1Ordained BishopAntonio NapolioniBishop of Cremona, Italy
55.1AppointedCarlos Alberto Salcedo Ojeda, O.M.I.Auxiliary Bishop of Huancayo, Peru
55.1AppointedCarlos Alberto Salcedo Ojeda, O.M.I.Titular Bishop of MattianaAuxiliary Bishop of Huancayo, Peru
47.2Ordained BishopGeorge Desmond Tambala, O.C.D.Bishop of Zomba, Malawi
52.1Ordained BishopNélio Domingos ZorteaBishop of Jataí, Goias, Brazil
31 Jan58.8InstalledJosé Reginaldo AndriettaBishop of Jales, Sao Paulo, Brazil
53.4Ordained BishopNuno Manuel dos Santos AlmeidaTitular Bishop of RuspaeAuxiliary Bishop of Braga, Portugal
66.9InstalledRuben Antonio González Medina, C.M.F.Bishop of Ponce, Puerto Rico
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