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Recent Bishop Events


DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
1 May 200842.8Ordained BishopJoseph Hii Teck KwongTitular Bishop of Castellum MedianumBishop of Sibu
23 May 200874.6AppointedJohn Lee Hiong Fun-Yit YawArchbishop of Kota KinabaluArchbishop Emeritus
28 Jun 200883.1DiedGregory Yong Sooi NgeanArchbishop Emeritus of Singapore
21 Jan 200999.1DiedJean JadotPro-President Emeritus of the Secretariat of Non-Christians
28 Feb 200976.2RetiredRenato Raffaele MartinoPresident of the Pontifical Council for Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant PeopleCardinal, President Emeritus of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace
24 Oct 200976.9RetiredRenato Raffaele MartinoPresident of the Pontifical Council for Justice and PeaceCardinal, President Emeritus
8 May 201057.6AppointedSalvatore PennacchioApostolic Nuncio to India
21 Jun 201042.0AppointedJohn Wong Soo KauCoadjutor Archbishop of Kota KinabaluArchbishop
1 Oct 201042.3Ordained BishopJohn Wong Soo KauCoadjutor Archbishop of Kota KinabaluArchbishop
13 Nov 201058.1AppointedSalvatore PennacchioApostolic Nuncio to NepalApostolic Nuncio to India
13 Jan 201157.8AppointedLeopoldo GirelliApostolic Nuncio to Singapore
57.8AppointedLeopoldo GirelliApostolic Delegate to MalaysiaApostolic Nuncio to Singapore
57.8AppointedLeopoldo GirelliApostolic Delegate to Brunei DarussalamApostolic Nuncio to Singapore
57.8AppointedLeopoldo GirelliOfficial to ViÍt NamApostolic Nuncio to Singapore
15 Nov 201169.2AppointedAdriano BernardiniApostolic Nuncio to Italy
69.2AppointedAdriano BernardiniApostolic Nuncio to San MarinoApostolic Nuncio to Italy
24 Dec 201146.4AppointedJoseph Hii Teck KwongBishop of Sibu
72.5ResignedDominic Su Haw ChiuBishop of SibuBishop Emeritus
7 Jul 201260.6AppointedSebastian FrancisBishop of Penang
76.7RetiredAntony SelvanayagamBishop of PenangBishop Emeritus
20 Aug 201260.7Ordained BishopSebastian FrancisBishop of Penang
1 Dec 201279.1RetiredJohn Lee Hiong Fun-Yit YawArchbishop of Kota KinabaluArchbishop Emeritus
44.4SucceededJohn Wong Soo KauArchbishop of Kota Kinabalu
16 Jan 201359.8ResignedLeopoldo GirelliApostolic Nuncio to Timor-LesteApostolic Nuncio to Singapore
59.8ResignedLeopoldo GirelliApostolic Delegate to MalaysiaApostolic Nuncio to Singapore
59.8ResignedLeopoldo GirelliApostolic Delegate to Brunei DarussalamApostolic Nuncio to Singapore
59.9AppointedJoseph Salvador MarinoApostolic Nuncio to Malaysia
59.9AppointedJoseph Salvador MarinoApostolic Nuncio to Timor-LesteApostolic Nuncio to Malaysia
59.9AppointedJoseph Salvador MarinoApostolic Delegate to Brunei DarussalamApostolic Nuncio to Malaysia
30 Oct 201376.6RetiredAnthony Lee Kok HinBishop of MiriBishop Emeritus
47.3AppointedRichard NgBishop of Miri
13 Dec 201375.0RetiredMurphy Nicholas Xavier PakiamArchbishop of Kuala LumpurArchbishop Emeritus
25 Jan 201447.5Ordained BishopRichard NgBishop of Miri
3 Jul 201450.5AppointedJulian Leow Beng KimArchbishop of Kuala Lumpur
6 Oct 201450.7Ordained BishopJulian Leow Beng KimArchbishop of Kuala Lumpur

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