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Recent Bishop Events


DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
31 May 201066.8AppointedRémy Victor VancottemBishop of Namur {Namen}
25 Jun 201063.0AppointedJosef De KeselBishop of Brugge {Bruges}Archbishop of Mechelen-Brussel {Malines-Brussels}
10 Jul 201063.0InstalledJosef De KeselBishop of Brugge {Bruges}Archbishop of Mechelen-Brussel {Malines-Brussels}
22 Feb 201163.9AppointedJean-Luc HudsynAuxiliary Bishop of Mechelen-Brussel {Malines-Brussels}
63.9AppointedJean-Luc HudsynTitular Bishop of AptAuxiliary Bishop of Mechelen-Brussel {Malines-Brussels}
52.5AppointedJean KockerolsAuxiliary Bishop of Mechelen-Brussel {Malines-Brussels}
52.5AppointedJean KockerolsTitular Bishop of YpresAuxiliary Bishop of Mechelen-Brussel {Malines-Brussels}
56.9AppointedLéon LemmensAuxiliary Bishop of Mechelen-Brussel {Malines-Brussels}
56.9AppointedLéon LemmensTitular Bishop of MunicipaAuxiliary Bishop of Mechelen-Brussel {Malines-Brussels}
3 Apr 201164.1Ordained BishopJean-Luc HudsynTitular Bishop of AptAuxiliary Bishop of Mechelen-Brussel {Malines-Brussels}
52.6Ordained BishopJean KockerolsTitular Bishop of YpresAuxiliary Bishop of Mechelen-Brussel {Malines-Brussels}
57.0Ordained BishopLéon LemmensTitular Bishop of MunicipaAuxiliary Bishop of Mechelen-Brussel {Malines-Brussels}
21 Sep 201167.2AppointedEugène Lambert Adrian RixenApostolic Administrator of São Félix, Mato Grosso, BrazilBishop of Goiás, Brazil
7 Dec 201176.5RetiredLuc Julian MatthysBishop of Armidale, AustraliaBishop Emeritus
201274.9RetiredPier Luigi CelataSecretary of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious DialogueVice-Chamberlain Emeritus of the Apostolic Chamber
23 Jan 201291.7AppointedJulien RiesTitular Archbishop of BellicastrumCardinal, Cardinal-Deacon of Sant’Antonio di Padova a Circonvallazione Appia
11 Feb 201291.8Ordained BishopJulien RiesTitular Archbishop of BellicastrumCardinal, Cardinal-Deacon of Sant’Antonio di Padova a Circonvallazione Appia
18 Feb 201291.8AppointedJulien RiesCardinal, Cardinal-Deacon of Sant’Antonio di Padova a Circonvallazione Appia
91.8Elevated to CardinalJulien RiesCardinal, Cardinal-Deacon of Sant’Antonio di Padova a Circonvallazione Appia
21 Mar 201267.7CeasedEugène Lambert Adrian RixenApostolic Administrator of São Félix, Mato Grosso, BrazilBishop of Goiás, Brazil
23 Jul 201275.5AppointedPier Luigi CelataVice-Chamberlain of the Apostolic ChamberVice-Chamberlain Emeritus
10 Oct 201271.5AppointedFrans Daneels, O. Praem.Titular Archbishop of BitaSecretary Emeritus of the Apostolic Signatura
20 Oct 201292.5InstalledJulien RiesCardinal, Cardinal-Deacon of Sant’Antonio di Padova a Circonvallazione Appia
23 Feb 201392.8DiedJulien RiesCardinal, Cardinal-Deacon of Sant’Antonio di Padova a Circonvallazione Appia
31 May 201362.0AppointedJean-Pierre DelvilleBishop of Liège (Luik, Lüttich)
75.5RetiredAloysius JoustenBishop of Liège (Luik, Lüttich)Bishop Emeritus
14 Jul 201362.2Ordained BishopJean-Pierre DelvilleBishop of Liège (Luik, Lüttich)
5 Apr 201477.0RetiredPhilippe Albert Joseph Stevens, P.F.E.Bishop of Maroua-Mokolo, CameroonBishop Emeritus
20 Dec 201477.9RetiredPier Luigi CelataVice-Chamberlain of the Apostolic ChamberVice-Chamberlain Emeritus
14 Feb 201580.8AppointedKarl-Josef RauberCardinal-Deacon of Sant’Antonio di Padova a Circonvallazione AppiaCardinal, Apostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Belgium
80.8Elevated to CardinalKarl-Josef RauberCardinal, Apostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Belgium
13 Jun 201581.1InstalledKarl-Josef RauberCardinal-Deacon of Sant’Antonio di Padova a Circonvallazione AppiaCardinal, Apostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Belgium
27 Sep 201574.8RetiredAlbert Vanbuel, S.D.B.Bishop of Kaga-Bandoro, Central African RepublicBishop Emeritus
6 Nov 201568.3AppointedJosef De KeselArchbishop of Mechelen-Brussel {Malines-Brussels}
68.3AppointedJosef De KeselBishop of Belgium, MilitaryArchbishop of Mechelen-Brussel {Malines-Brussels}
75.5RetiredAndré-Joseph (Mutien) LéonardArchbishop of Mechelen-Brussel {Malines-Brussels}Archbishop Emeritus
75.5RetiredAndré-Joseph (Mutien) LéonardBishop of Belgium, MilitaryArchbishop Emeritus of Mechelen-Brussel {Malines-Brussels}
12 Dec 201568.4InstalledJosef De KeselArchbishop of Mechelen-Brussel {Malines-Brussels}
27 Apr 201668.8InstalledJosef De KeselBishop of Belgium, MilitaryArchbishop of Mechelen-Brussel {Malines-Brussels}
16 Jul 201675.2RetiredFrans Daneels, O. Praem.Secretary of the Apostolic SignaturaSecretary Emeritus
18 Aug 2016102.3DiedJan van Cauwelaert, C.I.C.M. †Bishop Emeritus of Inongo, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
Sep 201675.0RetiredGiacinto BerlocoApostolic Nuncio to BelgiumApostolic Nuncio Emeritus
75.0RetiredGiacinto BerlocoApostolic Nuncio to LuxembourgApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Belgium

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