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Seniority by Bishop Ordination


Ordained
Bishop
YearsNameCurrent Title
Most Senior
11 Jun 1968 Bishop Alfred KleinermeilertAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Trier
29 Jun 1968 Friedrich Cardinal WetterArchbishop Emeritus of München und Freising {Munich}
11 Apr 1970 Bishop Ernst Franz Gerd Werner DickeAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Aachen
9 Mar 1975 Bishop Paul-Werner ScheeleBishop Emeritus of Würzburg
17 May 1975 Joachim Cardinal MeisnerArchbishop Emeritus of Köln {Cologne}
19 May 1975 Bishop Klaus DickAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Köln {Cologne}
1 Feb 1976 Paul Josef Cardinal CordesPresident Emeritus of the Pontifical Council “Cor Unum”, Roman Curia
12 Sep 1976 Bishop Johannes KappAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Fulda
27 Nov 1976 Bishop Franz Josef KuhnleAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Rottenburg-Stuttgart
28 May 1977 Pope Joseph RatzingerPope Emeritus of Roma {Rome}, Italy
23 Oct 1977 Bishop Gerhard PieschlAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Limburg
18 Feb 1979 Bishop Theodor KettmannAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Osnabrück
Most Junior
28 May 2017 Father Matthäus KarrerAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of Rottenburg-Stuttgart
25 Mar 2017 Bishop Horst EberleinAuxiliary Bishop of Hamburg
10 Dec 2016 Bishop Rupert Ferdinand Carl Thaddäus Antonius Maria StolbergAuxiliary Bishop of München und Freising {Munich}
18 Sep 2016 Bishop Georg BätzingBishop of Limburg
10 Jan 2016 Bishop Rolf SteinhäuserAuxiliary Bishop of Köln {Cologne}
27 Sep 2015 Bishop Dominicus (Michael) Meier, O.S.B.Auxiliary Bishop of Paderborn
20 Sep 2015 Bishop Udo Markus BentzAuxiliary Bishop of Mainz
7 Jun 2015 Bishop Josef GrafAuxiliary Bishop of Regensburg
14 Mar 2015 Archbishop Stefan Heße (Hesse)Archbishop of Hamburg
29 Jun 2014 Bishop Wilhelm ZimmermannAuxiliary Bishop of Essen
29 Jun 2014 Archbishop Stephan BurgerArchbishop of Freiburg im Breisgau
24 May 2014 Bishop Stefan Oster, S.D.B.Bishop of Passau

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