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The Year of Our Lord 1946

Bishop Events

July to August

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
1 JulBornPetros Hanna Issa Al-HarboliBishop of Zaku (Chaldean), Iraq
2 Jul BornZbigniew KiernikowskiBishop of Legnica, Poland
BornPaulo Dionisio Lachovicz (Liakhovych), O.S.B.M.Apostolic Exarch of Italy, Faithful of the Ukrainian Catholic Church (Ukrainian)
3 Jul BornArmando BucciolBishop of Livramento de Nossa Senhora, Bahia, Brazil
28.4Ordained PriestDominic Joseph Chwane Khumalo, O.M.I. †Priest of Oblates of Mary ImmaculateAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Durban, South Africa
4 Jul56.6AppointedHector Catry, O.F.M. Cap. †Titular Bishop of SemtaBishop Emeritus of Lahore, Pakistan
56.6ResignedHector Catry, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop of Lahore, PakistanBishop Emeritus
24.1ProfessedGeorges Marie Martin Cottier, O.P. †Member of Order of Friars PreachersCardinal, Cardinal-Priest of Santi Domenico e Sisto
51.0AppointedVincent Ignatius Kennally, S.J. †Apostolic Administrator of Caroline and Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Pacific (Oceania)Vicar Apostolic Emeritus
68.9CeasedCzesław SokołowskiApostolic Administrator of Siedlce, PolandAuxiliary Bishop
5 Jul65.0Ordained BishopPietro DibTitular Bishop of Tarsus dei MaronitiBishop of Le Caire {Cairo} (Maronite), Egypt
6 Jul49.0AppointedAntonio RiberiApostolic Nuncio to ChinaCardinal, Apostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Spain
43.7AppointedAbel Ribeiro CameloAuxiliary Bishop of Goiás, BrazilBishop of Goiás, Brazil
43.7AppointedAbel Ribeiro CameloTitular Bishop of CuriumBishop of Goiás, Brazil
7 Jul25.5Ordained PriestIgnatius Ghattas, B.S. †Priest of Arrouhbaniat Albassiliat Almoukhalissiat (Melkite Greek)Bishop of Newton (Our Lady of the Annunciation in Boston) (Melkite Greek), USA
24.1Ordained PriestTheodorus LumanauwPriestArchbishop of Ujung Pandang, Indonesia
26.3Ordained PriestPierre MamiePriest of Lausanne, Genève et Fribourg (Freiburg), SwitzerlandBishop Emeritus
9 Jul20.1ProfessedPaul Michael Boyle, C.P. †Member of Congregation of the PassionBishop Emeritus of Mandeville, Jamaica, Antilles
BornJohn Michael Miller, C.S.B.Archbishop of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
11 Jul49.9AppointedLouis-Marie-Joseph Durrieu, M. Afr. †Coadjutor Vicar Apostolic of Ouagadougou, Burkina FasoBishop of Ouahigouya, Burkina Faso
49.9AppointedLouis-Marie-Joseph Durrieu, M. Afr. †Titular Bishop of AthribisBishop of Ouahigouya, Burkina Faso
45.0AppointedIgnacio García Martin, S.J. †Prefect of San Francisco Javier, PeruPrefect Emeritus
40.8AppointedJoseph Gerald Holland, S.M.A. †Vicar Apostolic of Volta Inferiore, GhanaBishop Emeritus of Keta, Ghana
40.8AppointedJoseph Gerald Holland, S.M.A. †Titular Bishop of AmmaedaraBishop Emeritus of Keta, Ghana
35.6AppointedJames Holmes-Siedle, M. Afr. †Vicar Apostolic of Karema, TanzaniaBishop Emeritus of Kigoma, Tanzania
35.6AppointedJames Holmes-Siedle, M. Afr. †Titular Bishop of AdraaBishop Emeritus of Kigoma, Tanzania
50.2AppointedJohn Joseph McCarthy, C.S.Sp. †Vicar Apostolic of Zanzibar, KenyaArchbishop Emeritus of Nairobi, Kenya
50.2AppointedJohn Joseph McCarthy, C.S.Sp. †Titular Bishop of CercinaArchbishop Emeritus of Nairobi, Kenya
67.8AppointedGiuseppe Angelo Poli, O.F.M. Cap. †Titular Bishop of PertaBishop Emeritus of Allahabad, India
67.8ResignedGiuseppe Angelo Poli, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop of Allahabad, IndiaBishop Emeritus
57.6AppointedGiuseppe Ferruccio Maurizio Rosà, O.F.M. †Archbishop of Hankow [Hankou], China
12 Jul25.0Ordained PriestFrançois Abou Mokh, B.S. †Priest of Arrouhbaniat Albassiliat Almoukhalissiat (Melkite Greek)Curial Bishop Emeritus of Antiochia {Antioch} (Melkite Greek), Syria
BornPaolo SelvadagiAuxiliary Bishop of Roma {Rome}, Italy
13 Jul22.7Ordained PriestAchille SilvestriniPriest of Faenza, ItalyCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Congregation for the Oriental Churches
14 Jul23.9Ordained PriestHenricus Cornelius de Wit, M.H.M. †Priest of St. Joseph’s Missionary Society of Mill HillPrelate Emeritus of San Jose de Antique, Philippines
26.9Ordained PriestGilbert-Antoine DuchênePriest of Metz, FranceBishop Emeritus of Saint-Claude, France
60.4Ordained BishopVincenzo GiliBishop of Cesena, Italy
28.7Ordained PriestMichael Joseph GreenPriest of Lansing, Michigan, USABishop Emeritus of Reno, Nevada, USA
BornAngelus Kujur, S.J.Bishop of Purnea, India
27.1Ordained PriestAnthony Li WeidaoPriestBishop of Changzhi [Luan], China
24.1Ordained PriestGerald Thomas Mahon, M.H.M. †Priest of St. Joseph’s Missionary Society of Mill HillAuxiliary Bishop of Westminster, England, Great Britain
24.4Ordained PriestFederico Richter Fernandez-Prada, O.F.M. †Priest of Order of Friars MinorArchbishop Emeritus of Ayacucho o Huamanga, Peru
16 Jul BornFrancis An ShuxinBishop of Baoding [Paoting, Ching-Yüan], China
52.9AppointedRobert Picard de la VacquerieTitular Bishop of DoaraBishop Emeritus of Orléans, France
17 JulBornAnacleto Cordeiro Gonçalves de OliveiraBishop of Viana do Castelo, Portugal
18 Jul54.4AppointedJoseph Zhou Jishi (Chow Chi-shih, Ceuziscee), C.M. †Archbishop of Nanchang [Nanchang], China
55.7AppointedMario Civelli, P.I.M.E. †Bishop of Jixian [Weihwei], China
BornMichael F. Czerny, S.J.Cardinal, Under Secretary of the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development
19 Jul40.3AppointedJoaquim de Lange, C.S.Sp. †Prefect of Tefé, BrazilPrelate Emeritus of Tefé, Amazonas, Brazil
40.1AppointedKazimirs DulbinskisAuxiliary Bishop of Riga, Latvia
40.1AppointedKazimirs DulbinskisTitular Bishop of GeraraAuxiliary Bishop of Riga, Latvia
BornFernando José Monteiro Guimarães, C.SS.R.Archbishop of Brazil, Military
53.6DiedRodolfo Orler, F.S.C.J. †Vicar Apostolic of Bahr el-Ghazal, Sudan
54.2AppointedPēteris StrodsAuxiliary Bishop of Riga, LatviaApostolic Administrator
54.2AppointedPēteris StrodsApostolic Administrator of Liepāja, LatviaApostolic Administrator of Riga, Latvia
54.2AppointedPēteris StrodsTitular Bishop of StadiaApostolic Administrator of Riga, Latvia
20 Jul69.1DiedLuciano GeraciPrelate of Santa Lucia del Mela, Italy
25.3Ordained PriestSpiridon MattarPriest of Beirut and Jbeil {Bairut e Gibail} (Melkite Greek), LebanonBishop Emeritus of Nossa Senhora do Paraíso em São Paulo (Melkite Greek), Sao Paulo, Brazil
60.0AppointedJames Francis Aloysius McIntyreCoadjutor Archbishop of New York, New York, USACardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Los Angeles, California, USA
60.0AppointedJames Francis Aloysius McIntyreTitular Archbishop of PaltusCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Los Angeles, California, USA
54.0AppointedJoseph Elmer RitterCardinal, Archbishop of Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
25.6Ordained PriestMaximos SalloumPriest of Akka [San Giovanni d’Acri; Tolemaide] (Melkite Greek), IsraelArchbishop Emeritus
56.3AppointedPaul Clarence SchulteArchbishop of Indianapolis, Indiana, USAArchbishop Emeritus
25.6Ordained PriestMichel YatimPriestArchbishop Emeritus of Lattaquié {Laodicea} (Melkite Greek), Syria
21 Jul24.2Ordained PriestLuis Dalle, SS.CC. †Priest of Congregation of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and MaryApostolic Administrator of Ayaviri, Peru
68.2AppointedLeopoldo Eijo y GarayPatriarch of West Indies, SpainBishop of Madrid, Spain
22 Jul BornRolando Octavus Joven Tria Tirona, O.C.D.Archbishop of Caceres (Nueva Caceres), Philippines
23 Jul85.1DiedPasquale BerardiArchbishop Emeritus of Gaeta, Italy
BornLuis Felipe Solé Fa, C.M.Bishop of Trujillo, Honduras
24 Jul31.9Ordained PriestPierre Bouckaert, S.J. †Priest of Society of JesusBishop Emeritus of Popokabaka, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
25 Jul56.9Ordained BishopGeorge BrunnerTitular Bishop of ElisBishop Emeritus of Middlesbrough, England, Great Britain
24.9Ordained PriestErnesto Gonçalves da Costa, O.F.M. †Priest of Order of Friars MinorBishop Emeritus of Faro {Algarve}, Portugal
46.7Ordained BishopJames Michael HillBishop of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
61.3Ordained BishopAntonio PicconiBishop of Vigevano, Italy
28 Jul56.1Ordained BishopLuigi ArrigoniTitular Archbishop of Apamea in SyriaApostolic Nuncio to Peru
22.8Ordained PriestJoão Antonio da Silva SaraivaPriestBishop of Coimbra, Portugal
17.4ProfessedMichael (Michel) Hrynchyshyn, C.SS.R. †Member of Congregation of the Most Holy RedeemerApostolic Exarch Emeritus of France (Ukrainian)
24.7Ordained PriestHenri LemaîtrePriestApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Netherlands
23.2Ordained PriestIvan LjavinecPriest of Prešov (Prjašev, Eperjes) (Slovakian), SlovakiaApostolic Exarch Emeritus of Czech Republic (Ruthenian)
25.7Ordained PriestJuvenal Roriz, C.SS.R. †Priest of Congregation of the Most Holy RedeemerArchbishop Emeritus of Juiz de Fora, Minas Gerais, Brazil
30.3Ordained PriestJosef StimpflePriest of Augsburg, GermanyBishop Emeritus
30 Jul65.1AppointedPietro DibBishop of Le Caire {Cairo} (Maronite), Egypt
38.3AppointedDaniel Eugene IvanchoCoadjutor Apostolic Exarch of United States of America (Ruthenian), Pennsylvania
38.3AppointedDaniel Eugene IvanchoTitular Bishop of Europus
38.5AppointedAndré van den Bronk, S.M.A. †Vicar Apostolic of Delta of the Nile, EgyptBishop Emeritus of Parakou, Benin
38.5AppointedAndré van den Bronk, S.M.A. †Titular Bishop of TentyrisBishop Emeritus of Parakou, Benin
2 Aug BornGuerino Di ToraAuxiliary Bishop of Roma {Rome}, Italy
3 Aug42.5AppointedManuel Martín del Campo PadillaCoadjutor Bishop of León, Guanajuato, MéxicoArchbishop of Morelia, Michoacán, México
42.5AppointedManuel Martín del Campo PadillaTitular Bishop of AulonArchbishop of Morelia, Michoacán, México
53.4AppointedEdward Aloysius FitzgeraldAuxiliary Bishop of Dubuque, Iowa, USABishop Emeritus of Winona, Minnesota, USA
53.4AppointedEdward Aloysius FitzgeraldTitular Bishop of CantanusBishop Emeritus of Winona, Minnesota, USA
36.7AppointedTimothy Finbar ManningAuxiliary Bishop of Los Angeles, California, USACardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
36.7AppointedTimothy Finbar ManningTitular Bishop of LesviCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Los Angeles, California, USA
30.7AppointedJorge Marcos de OliveiraAuxiliary Bishop of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro, BrazilBishop Emeritus of Santo André, Sao Paulo, Brazil
30.7AppointedJorge Marcos de OliveiraTitular Bishop of BagisBishop Emeritus of Santo André, Sao Paulo, Brazil
38.1AppointedBenedito ZorziBishop of Ilhéus, Bahia, BrazilBishop Emeritus of Caxias do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
4 Aug52.1DiedLudwig Baumeister, M.S.C. †Superior Emeritus of Shihtsien [Shiqian], China
27.4Ordained PriestMarie-Jean-Baptiste-Hippolyte Berlier, C.SS.R. †Priest of Congregation of the Most Holy RedeemerBishop Emeritus of Niamey, Niger
22.6Ordained PriestLuigi BettazziPriestBishop Emeritus of Ivrea, Italy
29.2Ordained Priest[Thaddeus Guo Yingong]PriestBishop of Datong [Tatung], China
50.4Ordained BishopKazimierz Jósef KowalskiBishop of Chelmno (Culma, Kulm), Poland
24.6Ordained PriestCarmelo Domênico Recchia, O. Cist. †Priest of Order of CisterciansAbbot Emeritus of Claraval, Minas Gerais, Brazil
48.5CeasedKarl Maria SplettApostolic Administrator of Chelmno (Culma, Kulm), PolandBishop of Gdańsk, Poland
26.9Ordained PriestVictor João Herman José Tielbeek, SS.CC. †Priest of Congregation of the Sacred Hearts of Jesus and MaryBishop of Formosa, Goias, Brazil
6 Aug69.3DiedDamian Johannes Theelen, C.P. †Bishop of Nicopoli, Bulgaria
7 Aug52.5AppointedRaymond Aloysius Lane, M.M. †Superior General of Catholic Foreign Mission Society of AmericaSuperior General Emeritus
55.2ResignedJames Edward Walsh, M.M. †Superior General of Catholic Foreign Mission Society of AmericaVicar Apostolic Emeritus of Kongmoon [Jiangmen], China
8 Aug55.1AppointedPatrick Joseph DunneAuxiliary Bishop of Dublin, IrelandAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
55.1AppointedPatrick Joseph DunneTitular Bishop of NaraAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Dublin, Ireland
9 Aug59.6DiedGuy-Léandre Le Floch, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop of Ajmer, India
BornCarlos José ÑáñezArchbishop of Córdoba, Argentina
63.1DiedJanko ŠimrakBishop of Križevci (Kreutz) (Križevci), Croatia
11 Aug51.4Ordained BishopLorenzo Bereciartúa y BalerdiTitular Bishop of AndedaBishop of San Sebastián, Spain
24.0Ordained PriestMario Lezana VacaPriestBishop Emeritus of Bolivia, Military
BornHenryk Józef NowackiApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Sweden
13 Aug BornJohn Stephen Pažak, C.SS.R.Bishop of Holy Protection of Mary of Phoenix (Ruthenian), Arizona, USA
BornHipólito Reyes LariosArchbishop of Jalapa (Xalapa), Veracruz, México
14 Aug BornNorbert Klemens Strotmann Hoppe, M.S.C.Bishop of Chosica, Peru
15 Aug BornJulián Barrio BarrioArchbishop of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
51.4Ordained BishopDonato PafundiBishop of Ascoli Satriano e Cerignola, Italy
16 Aug59.3AppointedRicardo Ramos de Castro VilelaTitular Bishop of AntipyrgosBishop Emeritus of Nazaré, Pernambuco, Brazil
59.3ResignedRicardo Ramos de Castro VilelaBishop of Nazaré, Pernambuco, BrazilBishop Emeritus
BornGuillermo Orozco MontoyaBishop of Girardota, Colombia
17 Aug25.5Ordained DeaconIvan MarghitychDeacon of Mukachevo (Munkács) (Ruthenian), UkraineAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
18 Aug BornJoseph Edward KurtzArchbishop of Louisville, Kentucky, USA
25.5Ordained PriestIvan MarghitychPriest of Mukachevo (Munkács) (Ruthenian), UkraineAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
39.1Ordained BishopLuís Gonzaga PelusoBishop of Lorena, Sao Paulo, BrazilBishop Emeritus of Cachoeiro do Itapemirim, Espirito Santo, Brazil
19 Aug BornDenys Antoine ChahdaArchbishop of Alep [Beroea, Halab] (Syrian), Syria
20 Aug BornVojtěch CikrleBishop of Brno, Czechia
72.0DiedFrancisco María González y AriasBishop of Cuernavaca, Morelos, México
22 Aug46.3Ordained BishopLeo Ferdinand DworschakTitular Bishop of TiumBishop Emeritus of Fargo, North Dakota, USA
24 Aug37.5Ordained PriestAthanasios Cheriyan PolachirakalPriest of Tiruvalla (Syro-Malankara), IndiaBishop
28.5Ordained PriestJoseph Marie Anthony CordeiroPriest of Karachi, PakistanCardinal, Archbishop
41.3Ordained BishopAntoon Demets, C.SS.R. †Titular Bishop of CadossiaCoadjutor Bishop Emeritus of Roseau, Dominica, Antilles
43.2Ordained BishopAndré Sorin, M.S.C. †Titular Bishop of AntiphraeVicar Apostolic of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
25 Aug53.0AppointedAurelio MarenaAuxiliary Bishop of Napoli {Naples}, ItalyBishop Emeritus of Ruvo e Bitonto, Italy
53.0AppointedAurelio MarenaTitular Bishop of LampsacusBishop Emeritus of Ruvo e Bitonto, Italy
26 AugBornGiuseppe Sandri, M.C.C.I. †Bishop of Witbank, South Africa
27 Aug BornMarc Camille Michel StengerBishop Emeritus of Troyes, France
28 Aug50.0InstalledJoseph Calasanz Fließer (Fliesser)Bishop of Linz, AustriaBishop Emeritus
29 AugBornLouis DicaireAuxiliary Bishop of Saint-Jean-Longueuil, Québec, Canada
BornGiacomo Guido OttonelloApostolic Nuncio to Slovakia
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