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Seniority by Bishop Ordination

YearsNameCurrent Title
Most Senior
7 May 1959 Serafim Cardinal Fernandes de AraújoArchbishop Emeritus of Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
29 Aug 1965 Francis Cardinal ArinzePrefect Emeritus of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments, Roman Curia
17 Jun 1967 José Cardinal Freire FalcãoArchbishop Emeritus of Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil
29 Jun 1968 Friedrich Cardinal WetterArchbishop Emeritus of München und Freising {Munich}, Germany
8 Feb 1970 Henryk Roman Cardinal GulbinowiczArchbishop Emeritus of Wrocław {Breslavia}, Poland
3 Oct 1970 Nicholas Cardinal Cheong Jin-SukArchbishop Emeritus of Seoul, Korea (South)
15 Nov 1970 Edward Idris Cardinal CassidyPresident Emeritus of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, Roman Curia
20 Mar 1971 Adrianus Johannes Cardinal SimonisArchbishop Emeritus of Utrecht, Netherlands
11 Jul 1971 Pedro Cardinal Rubiano SàenzArchbishop Emeritus of Bogotá, Colombia
29 Aug 1971 Anthony Olubunmi Cardinal OkogieArchbishop Emeritus of Lagos, Nigeria
21 May 1972 Raúl Eduardo Cardinal Vela ChiribogaArchbishop Emeritus of Quito, Ecuador
3 Jun 1973 Francisco Cardinal Alvarez MartínezArchbishop Emeritus of Toledo, Spain
Most Junior
4 Oct 2019 Father Michael F. Czerny, S.J.Under Secretary of the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development, Roman Curia
28 Jul 2018 Archbishop José Tolentino Calaça de MendonçaArchivist of the Vatican Secret Archives, Roman Curia
16 Jun 2018 Aquilino Cardinal Bocos Merino, C.M.F.Superior General Emeritus of Missionary Sons of the Immaculate Heart of Mary
10 Mar 2018 Archbishop Cristóbal López Romero, S.D.B.Archbishop of Rabat, Morocco
19 Mar 2016 Bishop Miguel Ángel Ayuso Guixot, M.C.C.I.President of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue, Roman Curia
9 Nov 2015 Angelo Cardinal De DonatisVicar General of Roma {Rome}, Italy
17 Sep 2013 Konrad Cardinal KrajewskiAlmoner of the Office of Papal Charities, Roman Curia
22 Jul 2012 Dieudonné Cardinal Nzapalainga, C.S.Sp.Archbishop of Bangui, Central African Republic
14 Apr 2012 Archbishop Matteo Maria ZuppiArchbishop of Bologna, Italy
4 Mar 2012 Daniel Fernando Cardinal Sturla Berhouet, S.D.B.Archbishop of Montevideo, Uruguay
8 Feb 2012 Prospero (Stanley) Cardinal Grech, O.S.A.Cardinal-Deacon of Santa Maria Goretti
16 Oct 2011 Archbishop Jean-Claude Höllerich, S.J.Archbishop of Luxembourg


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