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Recent Bishop Events

DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
23 Feb 201456.7Ordained BishopFrancis Victor BestionBishop of Tulle
6 Mar 201467.8AppointedAndré MarceauBishop of Nice
8 Mar 201469.4AppointedJean-Pierre Bernard RicardMember of the Secretariat for the EconomyCardinal, Archbishop of Bordeaux (-Bazas)
16 Mar 201455.1Ordained BishopJoseph-Marie-Edouard de Metz-NoblatBishop of Langres
3 Apr 2014390.9CanonizedSt. François de Laval de MontmorencyBishop Emeritus of Québec, Canada
4 Apr 201463.0AppointedMichel Christian Alain AupetitBishop of Nanterre
54.1AppointedPierre-Yves MichelBishop of Valence (-Die-Saint-Paul-Trois-Châteaux)
6 Apr 201450.3Ordained BishopOlivier Claude Philippe Marie LeborgneBishop of Amiens
27 Apr 2014132.4CanonizedSt. Angelo Giuseppe RoncalliPope (Roma {Rome}, Italy)
4 May 201463.1InstalledMichel Christian Alain AupetitBishop of Nanterre
11 May 201468.0InstalledAndré MarceauBishop of Nice
76.4ResignedGuy Marie Alexandre ThomazeauApostolic Administrator of NiceArchbishop Emeritus of Montpellier (-Lodève-Béziers-Agde-Saint-Pons-de-Thomières)
12 May 201475.5AppointedPhilippe Jean Marie Joseph GueneleyApostolic Administrator of Quimper [Cornouailles](-Léon)Bishop Emeritus of Langres
29 May 201454.2Ordained BishopPierre-Yves MichelBishop of Valence (-Die-Saint-Paul-Trois-Châteaux)
12 Jun 201471.1AppointedJean-Louis Pierre TauranCardinal-Priest of Sant’Apollinare alle Terme Neroniane-AlessandrineCardinal, President of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue
18 Jun 201474.6RetiredMichel Pierre Marie MouïsseBishop of Périgueux (-Sarlat)Bishop Emeritus
59.0AppointedPhilippe MoussetBishop of Périgueux (-Sarlat)
3 Jul 201484.3DiedGuy Étienne Germain Gaucher, O.C.D. †Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Bayeux (-Lisieux)
59.0AppointedJean-Paul Gabriel Émile GuschingBishop of Verdun
74.8RetiredFrançois Paul Marie MaupuBishop of VerdunBishop Emeritus
11 Jul 201470.8AppointedJoseph Laurent Koerber, C.S.Sp.Vicar Apostolic of Makokou, Gabon
70.8AppointedJoseph Laurent Koerber, C.S.Sp.Titular Bishop of SiccennaVicar Apostolic of Makokou, Gabon
14 Sep 201459.2InstalledPhilippe MoussetBishop of Périgueux (-Sarlat)
21 Sep 201459.2Ordained BishopJean-Paul Gabriel Émile GuschingBishop of Verdun
11 Oct 201462.9ResignedMichel Christian Cartatéguy, S.M.A.Archbishop of Niamey, NigerArchbishop Emeritus
18 Oct 201460.1AppointedNorbert José Henri TuriniBishop of Perpignan-Elne
26 Oct 201471.1Ordained BishopJoseph Laurent Koerber, C.S.Sp.Titular Bishop of SiccennaVicar Apostolic of Makokou, Gabon
7 Nov 201475.3RetiredFrançois-Xavier Jacques Marie LoizeauBishop of Digne (-Riez-Sisteron)Bishop Emeritus
49.5AppointedJean-Philippe Nault, S.J.M.V.Bishop of Digne (-Riez-Sisteron)
8 Nov 201462.6AppointedDominique François Joseph MambertiPrefect of the Apostolic Signatura
14 Nov 201474.9DiedHenri Marie Raoul Brincard, C.R.S.A. †Bishop of Le Puy-en-Velay
22 Nov 201460.3AppointedJean-Pierre Louis Roger Sylvain BatutBishop of Blois
74.9RetiredMaurice Le Bègue de GerminyBishop of BloisBishop Emeritus
11 Dec 201485.0DiedGeorges LagrangeBishop Emeritus of Gap
17 Dec 201458.1AppointedJean-Marc EychenneBishop of Pamiers (-Couserans-Mirepoix)
11 Jan 201560.5InstalledJean-Pierre Louis Roger Sylvain BatutBishop of Blois
17 Jan 201549.7Ordained BishopJean-Philippe Nault, S.J.M.V.Bishop of Digne (-Riez-Sisteron)
18 Jan 201560.3InstalledNorbert José Henri TuriniBishop of Perpignan-Elne


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