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Recent Bishop Events


DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
21 May 201160.7AppointedThomas Edward GullicksonApostolic Nuncio to UkraineApostolic Nuncio to Switzerland
28 May 201171.3AppointedDiego CauseroApostolic Nuncio to SwitzerlandApostolic Nuncio Emeritus
71.3AppointedDiego CauseroApostolic Nuncio to LiechtensteinApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Switzerland
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)
26 Feb 201285.0DiedGeorg (Karl Maria} Holzherr, O.S.B. †Abbot Emeritus of Maria Einsiedeln
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
4 Oct 201351.5ResignedMartin (Stephan) Werlen, O.S.B.Abbot of Maria EinsiedelnAbbot Emeritus
4 Nov 201377.0RetiredPier Giacomo GrampaBishop of LuganoBishop Emeritus
50.2AppointedValerio LazzeriBishop of Lugano
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)
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)
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
18 Mar 201575.2RetiredJoseph Roduit, C.R.A. †Abbot of Saint-MauriceAbbot Emeritus
10 Apr 201563.2SelectedJean César Scarcella, C.R.A.Abbot of Saint-Maurice
22 May 201563.4ConfirmedJean César Scarcella, C.R.A.Abbot of Saint-Maurice
13 Jun 201581.1InstalledKarl-Josef RauberCardinal-Deacon of Sant’Antonio di Padova a Circonvallazione AppiaCardinal, Apostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Belgium
30 Jun 201575.0RetiredPierre FarineAuxiliary Bishop of Lausanne, Genève et Fribourg (Freiburg)Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus
1 Aug 201563.5InstalledJean César Scarcella, C.R.A.Abbot of Saint-Maurice
5 Sep 201575.6RetiredDiego CauseroApostolic Nuncio to SwitzerlandApostolic Nuncio Emeritus
75.6RetiredDiego CauseroApostolic Nuncio to LiechtensteinApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Switzerland
65.0AppointedThomas Edward GullicksonApostolic Nuncio to Switzerland
65.0AppointedThomas Edward GullicksonApostolic Nuncio to LiechtensteinApostolic Nuncio to Switzerland
18 Sep 201569.7ResignedPierre BürcherBishop of Reykjavik, IcelandBishop Emeritus
17 Dec 201576.0DiedJoseph Roduit, C.R.A. †Abbot Emeritus of Saint-Maurice
13 Jan 201794.4DiedGilberto AgustoniCardinal, Prefect Emeritus of the Apostolic Signatura

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