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Burkina Faso

Seniority by Bishop Ordination


Ordained
Bishop
YearsNameCurrent Title
Most Senior
18 Jan 1969 Bishop Jean-Baptiste Kpiéle SoméBishop Emeritus of Diébougou
28 Oct 1973 Archbishop Jean-Marie Untaani CompaoréArchbishop Emeritus of Ouagadougou
5 Apr 1975 Archbishop Anselme Titianma SanonArchbishop Emeritus of Bobo-Dioulasso
27 May 1979 Archbishop Justo Mullor GarcíaPresident Emeritus of Pontifical Ecclesiastical Academy, Roman Curia
21 Mar 1982 Bishop Basile TapsobaBishop Emeritus of Koudougou
15 Dec 1985 Archbishop Antonio MattiazzoBishop of Padova {Padua}, Italy
20 Oct 1989 Archbishop Janusz BolonekApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Bulgaria
29 Apr 1995 Archbishop Luigi VenturaApostolic Nuncio to France
21 Oct 1995 Archbishop Séraphin François RouambaArchbishop of Koupéla
23 Nov 1996 Philippe Nakellentuba Cardinal OuédraogoArchbishop of Ouagadougou
18 May 1997 Bishop Wenceslas CompaoréBishop Emeritus of Manga
18 May 1997 Archbishop Paul Yemboaro OuédraogoArchbishop of Bobo-Dioulasso
Most Junior
4 May 2013 Bishop Laurent Birfuoré DabiréBishop of Dori
11 Aug 2012 Bishop Médard Léopold OuédraogoAuxiliary Bishop of Ouagadougou
2 Jun 2012 Bishop Prosper Kontiebo, M.I.Bishop of Tenkodogo
12 May 2012 Bishop Pierre Claver MalgoBishop of Fada N’Gourma
18 Feb 2012 Bishop Modeste KambouBishop of Gaoua
30 Apr 2011 Bishop Gabriel SayaogoBishop of Manga
29 May 2010 Bishop Justin KientegaBishop of Ouahigouya
9 Mar 2008 Bishop Nicodème Anani Barrigah-BenissanBishop of Atakpamé, Togo
28 Oct 2007 Archbishop Vito RalloApostolic Nuncio to Burkina Faso
24 Jun 2006 Bishop Raphaël Kusiélé DabiréBishop of Diébougou
1 Oct 2005 Bishop Judes BicabaBishop of Dédougou
19 Mar 2005 Bishop Joachim OuédraogoBishop of Koudougou

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