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Recent Bishop Events

DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
3 Sep 201768.5Ordained BishopFranz Josef GebertTitular Bishop of Vegesela in ByzacenaAuxiliary Bishop of Trier
9 Sep 201775.0RetiredNorbert TrelleBishop of HildesheimBishop Emeritus
18 Sep 201775.3RetiredFriedhelm HofmannBishop of WürzburgBishop Emeritus
24 Nov 201770.3ResignedDieter GeerlingsAuxiliary Bishop of MünsterAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
16 Feb 201851.6AppointedFranz JungBishop of Würzburg
19 Feb 201853.6AppointedPeter BirkhoferAuxiliary Bishop of Freiburg im Breisgau
53.6AppointedPeter BirkhoferTitular Bishop of Villamagna in TripolitanaAuxiliary Bishop of Freiburg im Breisgau
71.2ResignedBernd Joachim UhlAuxiliary Bishop of Freiburg im BreisgauAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
7 Mar 201879.5DiedWerner RadspielerAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Bamberg
11 Mar 201881.8DiedKarl LehmannCardinal, Bishop Emeritus of Mainz
6 Apr 201856.9AppointedHeiner Wilmer, S.C.I.Bishop of Hildesheim
15 Apr 201853.8Ordained BishopPeter BirkhoferTitular Bishop of Villamagna in TripolitanaAuxiliary Bishop of Freiburg im Breisgau
25 Apr 201888.4DiedHans-Reinhard KochAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Erfurt
19 May 201883.7AppointedPaul Josef CordesCardinal-Priest of San Lorenzo in PiscibusCardinal, President Emeritus of the Pontifical Council “Cor Unum”
83.3AppointedGiovanni LajoloCardinal-Priest of Santa Maria Liberatrice a Monte TestaccioCardinal, President Emeritus of the Governatorate of Vatican City State
5 Jun 201875.3RetiredHeinz Josef AlgermissenBishop of FuldaBishop Emeritus
10 Jun 201852.0Ordained BishopFranz JungBishop of Würzburg
15 Jun 201876.1RetiredRodolfo Pedro Wirz KraemerBishop of Maldonado-Punta del Este, UruguayBishop Emeritus
16 Jun 201861.6AppointedMartin KrebsApostolic Nuncio to Uruguay
9 Aug 201874.4DiedManfred MelzerAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Köln {Cologne}
18 Aug 201856.5AppointedÉric Marie de Moulins d’Amieu de BeaufortArchbishop of Reims, France
1 Sep 201857.3Ordained BishopHeiner Wilmer, S.C.I.Bishop of Hildesheim
20 Sep 201895.2DiedConrado Walter, S.A.C. †Bishop Emeritus of Jacarezinho, Parana, Brazil
22 Sep 201889.3DiedJohannes KappAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Fulda
11 Oct 201881.3DiedEngelbert SieblerAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of München und Freising {Munich}
22 Oct 201886.3DiedFriedrich OstermannAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Münster
28 Oct 201856.7InstalledÉric Marie de Moulins d’Amieu de BeaufortArchbishop of Reims, France
7 Nov 201876.7DiedFrederico Heimler, S.D.B. †Bishop Emeritus of Cruz Alta, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil


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