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Recent Bishop Events

DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
20 May 201655.3AppointedFrancesco SirufoArchbishop of AcerenzaArchbishop-Elect
21 May 201686.3DiedAndrea Maria Erba, B. †Bishop Emeritus of Velletri-Segni
25 May 201688.1DiedGiacomo BarabinoBishop Emeritus of Ventimiglia-San Remo
26 May 2016100.6DiedLoris Francesco CapovillaCardinal, Prelate Emeritus of Loreto
27 May 201694.6DiedGirolamo PrigioneApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to México
28 May 201663.9AppointedCelestino MiglioreApostolic Nuncio to Russian Federation
54.7Ordained BishopStefano RussoBishop of Fabriano-Matelica
3 Jun 201650.5AppointedGianmarco BuscaBishop of MantovaBishop-Elect
75.5RetiredRoberto BustiBishop of MantovaBishop Emeritus
9 Jun 201676.8RetiredFrancesco Sarego, S.V.D.Bishop of Goroka, Papua New GuineaBishop Emeritus
11 Jun 201654.7InstalledStefano RussoBishop of Fabriano-Matelica
53.3Ordained BishopGianrico RuzzaTitular Bishop of SubaugustaAuxiliary Bishop of Roma {Rome}
12 Jun 201656.5InstalledFelice AccroccaArchbishop of Benevento
14 Jun 201652.9AppointedLuciano RussoApostolic Nuncio to Algeria
52.9AppointedLuciano RussoApostolic Nuncio to TunisiaApostolic Nuncio to Algeria
20 Jun 201690.8AppointedAndrea Cordero Lanza di MontezemoloCardinal-Priest of Santa Maria in Portico (Campitelli)Cardinal, Archpriest Emeritus of the Basilica di San Paolo fuori le Mura {Saint Paul Outside-the-Walls Basilica}
21 Jun 201659.3Ordained BishopLuigi VariArchbishop of Gaeta
24 Jun 201653.4AppointedDomenico BattagliaBishop of Cerreto Sannita-Telese-Sant’Agata de’ GotiBishop-Elect
75.6RetiredMichele De RosaBishop of Cerreto Sannita-Telese-Sant’Agata de’ GotiBishop Emeritus
51.1AppointedPierbattista Pizzaballa, O.F.M.Apostolic Administrator of Jerusalem {Gerusalemme}, Palestine
51.1AppointedPierbattista Pizzaballa, O.F.M.Titular Archbishop of VerbeApostolic Administrator of Jerusalem {Gerusalemme}, Palestine
25 Jun 201662.9InstalledVincenzo Carmine OrofinoBishop of Tursi-Lagonegro
29 Jun 201661.5AppointedRoberto Bergamaschi, S.D.B.Vicar Apostolic of Awasa, Ethiopia
61.5AppointedRoberto Bergamaschi, S.D.B.Titular Bishop of AmbiaVicar Apostolic of Awasa, Ethiopia
86.1DiedGiuseppe De AndreaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Kuwait
9 Jul 201659.2AppointedFranco CoppolaApostolic Nuncio to México
92.3DiedSilvano PiovanelliCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Firenze {Florence}
59.3InstalledLuigi VariArchbishop of Gaeta
14 Jul 201677.0RetiredLuis Morao Andreazza, O.F.M.Bishop of Chalatenango, El SalvadorBishop Emeritus
20 Aug 201655.6Ordained BishopFrancesco SirufoArchbishop of AcerenzaArchbishop-Elect
1 Sep 201671.3CeasedVincenzo PagliaPresident of the Pontifical Council for the Family
61.5AppointedGiuseppe SciaccaSecretary of the Apostolic SignaturaOfficial
55.6InstalledFrancesco SirufoArchbishop of AcerenzaArchbishop-Elect
3 Sep 201653.6Ordained BishopDomenico BattagliaBishop of Cerreto Sannita-Telese-Sant’Agata de’ GotiBishop-Elect
10 Sep 201651.3Ordained BishopPierbattista Pizzaballa, O.F.M.Titular Archbishop of VerbeApostolic Administrator of Jerusalem {Gerusalemme}, Palestine
11 Sep 201650.7Ordained BishopGianmarco BuscaBishop of MantovaBishop-Elect
2 Oct 201653.7InstalledDomenico BattagliaBishop of Cerreto Sannita-Telese-Sant’Agata de’ GotiBishop-Elect
50.8InstalledGianmarco BuscaBishop of MantovaBishop-Elect


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