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Recent Bishop Events


DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
8 Mar 201144.2AppointedRolando José Álvarez LagosBishop of Matagalpa
2 Apr 201144.3Ordained BishopRolando José Álvarez LagosBishop of Matagalpa
28 Jun 201265.8AppointedHenryk Józef NowackiApostolic Nuncio to SwedenApostolic Nuncio Emeritus
65.8AppointedHenryk Józef NowackiApostolic Nuncio to IcelandApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Sweden
8 Sep 201273.0AppointedLuigi TravaglinoApostolic Nuncio to MonacoApostolic Nuncio Emeritus
6 Oct 201266.1AppointedHenryk Józef NowackiApostolic Nuncio to DenmarkApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Sweden
66.1AppointedHenryk Józef NowackiApostolic Nuncio to FinlandApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Sweden
66.1AppointedHenryk Józef NowackiApostolic Nuncio to NorwayApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Sweden
12 Nov 201252.5AppointedFortunatus NwachukwuApostolic Nuncio to NicaraguaApostolic Nuncio to Trinidad and Tobago, Antilles
52.5AppointedFortunatus NwachukwuTitular Archbishop of AquavivaApostolic Nuncio to Trinidad and Tobago, Antilles
5 Jan 201369.6AppointedJean-Paul Aimé GobelApostolic Nuncio to Egypt, Arab Republic ofApostolic Nuncio Emeritus
6 Jan 201352.6Ordained BishopFortunatus NwachukwuTitular Archbishop of AquavivaApostolic Nuncio to Trinidad and Tobago, Antilles
19 Feb 201383.7DiedPedro Lisímaco de Jesús Vílchez VílchezBishop Emeritus of Jinotega
10 Apr 201390.6DiedLorenzo AntonettiCardinal, President Emeritus of the Administration of the Patrimony of the Apostolic See
22 Feb 201464.9AppointedLeopoldo José Brenes SolórzanoCardinal-Priest of San Gioacchino ai Prati di CastelloCardinal, Archbishop of Managua
64.9Elevated to CardinalLeopoldo José Brenes SolórzanoCardinal, Archbishop of Managua
5 Oct 201465.5InstalledLeopoldo José Brenes SolórzanoCardinal-Priest of San Gioacchino ai Prati di CastelloCardinal, Archbishop of Managua
3 Jan 201571.6ResignedJean-Paul Aimé GobelApostolic Nuncio to Egypt, Arab Republic ofApostolic Nuncio Emeritus
16 Jan 201676.3RetiredLuigi TravaglinoApostolic Nuncio to MonacoApostolic Nuncio Emeritus
6 Mar 201689.1DiedPaolo GiglioApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Egypt, Arab Republic of
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}
5 Aug 201689.1DiedLeovigildo López Fitoria, C.M. †Bishop Emeritus of Granada
20 Feb 201770.5ResignedHenryk Józef NowackiApostolic Nuncio to SwedenApostolic Nuncio Emeritus
70.5ResignedHenryk Józef NowackiApostolic Nuncio to IcelandApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Sweden
70.5ResignedHenryk Józef NowackiApostolic Nuncio to DenmarkApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Sweden
70.5ResignedHenryk Józef NowackiApostolic Nuncio to FinlandApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Sweden
70.5ResignedHenryk Józef NowackiApostolic Nuncio to NorwayApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Sweden
4 Nov 201757.4AppointedFortunatus NwachukwuApostolic Nuncio to Trinidad and Tobago, Antilles
57.4AppointedFortunatus NwachukwuApostolic Nuncio to Antigua and Barbuda, AntillesApostolic Nuncio to Trinidad and Tobago, Antilles
57.4AppointedFortunatus NwachukwuApostolic Nuncio to Barbados, AntillesApostolic Nuncio to Trinidad and Tobago, Antilles
57.4AppointedFortunatus NwachukwuApostolic Nuncio to Dominica, AntillesApostolic Nuncio to Trinidad and Tobago, Antilles
57.4AppointedFortunatus NwachukwuApostolic Nuncio to Jamaica, AntillesApostolic Nuncio to Trinidad and Tobago, Antilles
57.4AppointedFortunatus NwachukwuApostolic Nuncio to Saint Kitts and Nevis, AntillesApostolic Nuncio to Trinidad and Tobago, Antilles
57.4AppointedFortunatus NwachukwuApostolic Nuncio to Saint Vincent and Grenadines, AntillesApostolic Nuncio to Trinidad and Tobago, Antilles
57.4AppointedFortunatus NwachukwuApostolic Nuncio to Guyana, AntillesApostolic Nuncio to Trinidad and Tobago, Antilles
57.4AppointedFortunatus NwachukwuApostolic Delegate to AntillesApostolic Nuncio to Trinidad and Tobago, Antilles
19 Nov 201792.2DiedAndrea Cordero Lanza di MontezemoloCardinal, Archpriest Emeritus of the Basilica di San Paolo fuori le Mura {Saint Paul Outside-the-Walls Basilica}
30 Nov 201773.9AppointedPablo Ervin Schmitz Simon, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop of Bluefields
70.3AppointedDavid Albin Zywiec Sidor, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop of Siuna
13 Jan 201870.4InstalledDavid Albin Zywiec Sidor, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop of Siuna

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