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Recent Bishop Events


DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
8 Jun 201067.6AppointedWilliam R. Fey, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop of Kimbe
24 Jun 201062.3DiedCherubim DambuiAuxiliary Bishop of Port Moresby
9 Oct 201067.9Ordained BishopWilliam R. Fey, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop of Kimbe
20 Nov 201062.8AppointedAdolfo Tito YllanaApostolic Nuncio to Congo, Democratic Republic of
30 Nov 201075.5RetiredWilliam Joseph Kurtz, S.V.D.Archbishop of MadangArchbishop Emeritus
67.5AppointedStephen Joseph Reichert, O.F.M. Cap.Archbishop of Madang
12 Dec 201083.2DiedRaymond Philip Kalisz, S.V.D. †Bishop Emeritus of Wewak
2 Feb 201167.7InstalledStephen Joseph Reichert, O.F.M. Cap.Archbishop of Madang
6 Apr 201162.0AppointedRolando Crisostomo Santos, C.M.Bishop of Alotau-Sideia
9 Jun 201161.3AppointedJohn Doaninoel, S.M.Auxiliary Bishop of Honiara, Solomon Islands
3 Jul 201162.3Ordained BishopRolando Crisostomo Santos, C.M.Bishop of Alotau-Sideia
11 Aug 201175.0RetiredKarl Hesse, M.S.C.Archbishop of RabaulArchbishop Emeritus
68.7SucceededFrancesco Panfilo, S.D.B.Archbishop of Rabaul
10 Nov 201158.1AppointedFrancisco Montecillo PadillaApostolic Nuncio to Tanzania
22 Nov 201154.4AppointedDonald Francis Lippert, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop of Mendi
27 Jan 201250.4AppointedSanto Rocco GangemiApostolic Nuncio to Solomon IslandsApostolic Nuncio to Guinea
50.4AppointedSanto Rocco GangemiTitular Archbishop of UmbriaticoApostolic Nuncio to Guinea
4 Feb 201254.6Ordained BishopDonald Francis Lippert, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop of Mendi
18 Feb 201274.0AppointedAntonio Maria VegliņCardinal-Deacon of San Cesareo in PalatioCardinal, President of the Pontifical Council for Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant People
74.0Elevated to CardinalAntonio Maria VegliņCardinal, President of the Pontifical Council for Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant People
17 Mar 201250.6Ordained BishopSanto Rocco GangemiTitular Archbishop of UmbriaticoApostolic Nuncio to Guinea
24 Mar 201250.6AppointedSanto Rocco GangemiApostolic Nuncio to Papua New GuineaApostolic Nuncio to Guinea
10 Jun 201274.4InstalledAntonio Maria VegliņCardinal-Deacon of San Cesareo in PalatioCardinal, President of the Pontifical Council for Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant People
22 Feb 201350.3AppointedMichael Wallace BanachApostolic NuncioApostolic Nuncio to Papua New Guinea
50.3AppointedMichael Wallace BanachTitular Archbishop of MemphisApostolic Nuncio to Papua New Guinea
28 Feb 201375.1CeasedAntonio Maria VegliņCardinal, President of the Pontifical Council for Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant People
16 Mar 201375.1ConfirmedAntonio Maria VegliņCardinal, President of the Pontifical Council for Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerant People
16 Apr 201350.4AppointedMichael Wallace BanachApostolic Nuncio to Papua New Guinea
51.7ResignedSanto Rocco GangemiApostolic Nuncio to Solomon IslandsApostolic Nuncio to Guinea
51.7ResignedSanto Rocco GangemiApostolic Nuncio to Papua New GuineaApostolic Nuncio to Guinea
27 Apr 201350.4Ordained BishopMichael Wallace BanachTitular Archbishop of MemphisApostolic Nuncio to Papua New Guinea
29 Apr 201357.0DiedPatrick Taval, M.S.C. †Bishop of Kerema
18 May 201350.5AppointedMichael Wallace BanachApostolic Nuncio to Solomon IslandsApostolic Nuncio to Papua New Guinea
20 Sep 201375.1RetiredAnthony Joseph BurgessBishop of WewakBishop Emeritus
70.3AppointedStephen Joseph Reichert, O.F.M. Cap.Apostolic Administrator of WewakArchbishop of Madang
23 Oct 201375.2DiedAnthony Joseph BurgessBishop Emeritus of Wewak
6 Nov 201352.2AppointedSanto Rocco GangemiApostolic Nuncio to Guinea
5 Feb 201452.5AppointedSanto Rocco GangemiApostolic Nuncio to MaliApostolic Nuncio to Guinea
10 Mar 201480.7DiedFrancesco De NittisApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Uruguay

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