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Paraguay

Oldest and Youngest Bishops


BirthdateAgeNameCurrent Title
Oldest
22 Aug 1924 Bishop Carlos Milcíades Villalba AquinoBishop Emeritus of San Juan Bautista de las Misiones
22 Feb 1929 Bishop Jorge Adolfo Carlos Livieres BanksBishop Emeritus of Encarnación
15 Feb 1930 Archbishop Giorgio ZurApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Austria
6 Sep 1934 Bishop Zacarías Ortiz Rolón, S.D.B.Bishop Emeritus of Concepción (Santissima Concezione) en Paraguay
30 Oct 1935 Bishop Claudio Silvero Acosta, S.C.I. di Béth.Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Encarnación
28 Jul 1936 Bishop Ignacio Gogorza Izaguirre, S.C.I. di Béth.Bishop Emeritus of Encarnación
1 Sep 1937 Bishop Oscar Páez GarceteBishop Emeritus of Alto Paraná
20 Sep 1939 Archbishop Eustaquio Pastor Cuquejo Verga, C.SS.R.Archbishop Emeritus of Asunción
22 Oct 1939 Bishop Mario Melanio Medina SalinasBishop of San Juan Bautista de las Misiones
29 Sep 1940 Lorenzo Cardinal BaldisseriSecretary General of the Synod of Bishops, Roman Curia
25 Nov 1940 Bishop Catalino Claudio Giménez MedinaBishop of Caacupé
3 Oct 1941 Bishop Cándido Cárdenas VillalbaBishop of Benjamín Aceval
Youngest
18 Jun 1971 Bishop Gabriel Narciso Escobar Ayala, S.D.B.Vicar Apostolic of Chaco Paraguayo
4 Sep 1965 Bishop Miguel Ángel Cabello AlmadaBishop of Concepción (Santissima Concezione) en Paraguay
26 May 1965 Bishop Francisco Javier Pistilli Scorzara, P. SchönstattBishop of Encarnación
5 Aug 1960 Bishop Pierre Laurent Jubinville, C.S.Sp.Bishop of San Pedro
13 Dec 1954 Bishop Ricardo Jorge Valenzuela RiosBishop of Villarrica del Espíritu Santo
8 Jul 1951 Bishop Adalberto Martínez FloresBishop of Paraguay, Military
24 Jun 1951 Bishop Juan Bautista Gavilán VelásquezBishop of Coronel Oviedo
26 Sep 1950 Bishop Joaquín Hermes Robledo RomeroBishop of Carapeguá
30 May 1949 (Layman) Fernando Armindo Lugo Méndez, S.V.D.
17 Nov 1948 Archbishop Eliseo Antonio AriottiApostolic Nuncio to Paraguay
23 Apr 1947 Bishop Heinz Wilhelm Steckling, O.M.I.Bishop of Ciudad del Este
30 Aug 1945 Bishop Rogelio Ricardo Livieres PlanoBishop Emeritus of Ciudad del Este

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