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Recent Bishop Events


DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
20 Nov 201060.6AppointedKurt KochCardinal-Deacon of Nostra Signora del Sacro CuoreCardinal, President of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity
60.6Elevated to CardinalKurt KochCardinal, President of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity
23 Nov 201044.4AppointedFelix GmürBishop of Basel {Bâle, Basilea}
1 Jan 201160.7InstalledKurt KochCardinal-Deacon of Nostra Signora del Sacro CuoreCardinal, President of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity
16 Jan 201144.6Ordained BishopFelix GmürBishop of Basel {Bâle, Basilea}
Apr 201175.0RetiredFrancesco CanaliniApostolic Nuncio to SwitzerlandApostolic Nuncio Emeritus
75.0RetiredFrancesco CanaliniApostolic Nuncio to LiechtensteinApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Switzerland
28 May 201171.3AppointedDiego CauseroApostolic Nuncio to Switzerland
71.3AppointedDiego CauseroApostolic Nuncio to LiechtensteinApostolic Nuncio to Switzerland
31 May 201169.1AppointedPaul Hinder, O.F.M. Cap.Vicar Apostolic of Southern Arabia, Yemen
7 Aug 201189.0DiedJoseph CandolfiAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Basel {Bâle, Basilea}
7 Sep 201190.4DiedGabriel BulletAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Lausanne, Genève et Fribourg (Freiburg)
3 Nov 201150.0AppointedCharles Morerod, O.P.Bishop of Lausanne, Genève et Fribourg (Freiburg)
11 Dec 201150.1Ordained BishopCharles Morerod, O.P.Bishop of Lausanne, Genève et Fribourg (Freiburg)
5 Jan 201264.9AppointedEmil Paul TscherrigApostolic Nuncio to Argentina
26 Feb 201285.0DiedGeorg (Karl Maria} Holzherr, O.S.B. †Abbot Emeritus of Maria Einsiedeln
4 Jul 201275.8RetiredCristiano Jakob KrapfBishop of Jequié, Bahia, BrazilBishop Emeritus
28 Feb 201362.9CeasedKurt KochCardinal, President of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity
16 Mar 201363.0ConfirmedKurt KochCardinal, President of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity
21 Sep 201374.4ResignedJean-Claude PérissetApostolic Nuncio to GermanyApostolic Nuncio Emeritus
4 Oct 201351.5ResignedMartin (Stephan) Werlen, O.S.B.Abbot of Maria EinsiedelnAbbot Emeritus
26 Oct 201358.6AppointedBertram Víctor Wick EnzlerAuxiliary Bishop of Guayaquil, Ecuador
58.6AppointedBertram Víctor Wick EnzlerTitular Bishop of CarpiAuxiliary Bishop of Guayaquil, Ecuador
4 Nov 201377.0RetiredPier Giacomo GrampaBishop of LuganoBishop Emeritus
50.2AppointedValerio LazzeriBishop of Lugano
14 Nov 201372.5ResignedGérard Antoine Léopold DaucourtBishop of Nanterre, FranceBishop Emeritus
30 Nov 201354.6AppointedAlain de RaemyAuxiliary Bishop of Lausanne, Genève et Fribourg (Freiburg)
54.6AppointedAlain de RaemyTitular Bishop of Turris in MauretaniaAuxiliary Bishop of Lausanne, Genève et Fribourg (Freiburg)
58.7Ordained BishopBertram Víctor Wick EnzlerTitular Bishop of CarpiAuxiliary Bishop of Guayaquil, Ecuador
7 Dec 201350.3Ordained BishopValerio LazzeriBishop of Lugano
10 Dec 201345.3AppointedUrban Federer, O.S.B.Abbot of Maria Einsiedeln
22 Dec 201345.3InstalledUrban Federer, O.S.B.Abbot of Maria Einsiedeln
11 Jan 201454.7Ordained BishopAlain de RaemyTitular Bishop of Turris in MauretaniaAuxiliary Bishop of Lausanne, Genève et Fribourg (Freiburg)
12 Jun 201492.1AppointedGeorges Marie Martin Cottier, O.P.Cardinal, Cardinal-Priest of Santi Domenico e Sisto
8 Jul 201472.0ResignedNorbert BrunnerBishop of Sion {Sitten}Bishop Emeritus
63.9AppointedJean-Marie Lovey, C.R.B.Bishop of Sion {Sitten}
28 Sep 201464.1Ordained BishopJean-Marie Lovey, C.R.B.Bishop of Sion {Sitten}
22 Dec 201475.1RetiredMartin GächterAuxiliary Bishop of Basel {Bâle, Basilea}Auxiliary Bishop 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

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