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Recent Bishop Events

DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
14 Jun 200944.1Ordained BishopCyril Vasil’, S.J.Titular Archbishop of Ptolemais in LibyaSecretary of the Congregation for the Oriental Churches
5 Nov 200952.5ResignedJán Čapla, S.D.B.Superior of Baku, AzerbaijanSuperior Emeritus
54.2AppointedVladimír Fekete, S.D.B.Superior of Baku, AzerbaijanPrefect of Azerbaijan
17 Mar 201057.5AppointedMilan Šašik, C.M.Bishop of Mukachevo (Munkács) (Ruthenian), Ukraine
4 Jun 201059.5AppointedBernard BoberArchbishop of Košice
76.2RetiredAlojz TkáčArchbishop of KošiceArchbishop Emeritus
10 Jul 201059.6InstalledBernard BoberArchbishop of Košice
18 Dec 201086.9DiedJohn Bukovsky, S.V.D. †Apostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Russian Federation
14 Jan 201175.4RetiredJoseph Victor AdamecBishop of Altoona-Johnstown, Pennsylvania, USABishop Emeritus
27 Jul 201170.6DiedRudolf BalážBishop of Banská Bystrica
4 Aug 201155.9AppointedVladimír Fekete, S.D.B.Prefect of Azerbaijan
58.0AppointedŠtefan SečkaBishop of Spiš
75.1RetiredFrantišek TondraBishop of SpišBishop Emeritus
10 Sep 201158.1InstalledŠtefan SečkaBishop of Spiš
27 Oct 201178.2DiedEduard KojnokBishop Emeritus of Rožňava
31 Jan 201247.7AppointedJozef Hal’koAuxiliary Bishop of Bratislava
47.7AppointedJozef Hal’koTitular Bishop of SerraAuxiliary Bishop of Bratislava
17 Mar 201247.8Ordained BishopJozef Hal’koTitular Bishop of SerraAuxiliary Bishop of Bratislava
3 May 201275.9DiedFrantišek TondraBishop Emeritus of Spiš
28 Jun 201265.8AppointedHenryk Józef NowackiApostolic Nuncio to Sweden
65.8AppointedHenryk Józef NowackiApostolic Nuncio to IcelandApostolic Nuncio to Sweden
2 Jul 201252.3RemovedRóbert Bezák, C.SS.R.Archbishop of TrnavaArchbishop Emeritus
59.0AppointedJán OroschApostolic Administrator of TrnavaArchbishop
6 Oct 201266.1AppointedHenryk Józef NowackiApostolic Nuncio to DenmarkApostolic Nuncio to Sweden
66.1AppointedHenryk Józef NowackiApostolic Nuncio to FinlandApostolic Nuncio to Sweden
66.1AppointedHenryk Józef NowackiApostolic Nuncio to NorwayApostolic Nuncio to Sweden
20 Nov 201255.1AppointedMarián ChovanecBishop of Banská Bystrica
9 Dec 201289.6DiedIvan LjavinecApostolic Exarch Emeritus of Czech Republic (Ruthenian)
15 Dec 201255.2InstalledMarián ChovanecBishop of Banská Bystrica
19 Apr 201339.4AppointedMilan Lach, S.J.Auxiliary Bishop of Prešov (Prjašev) (Slovakian)
39.4AppointedMilan Lach, S.J.Titular Bishop of OstracineAuxiliary Bishop of Prešov (Prjašev) (Slovakian)
1 Jun 201339.5Ordained BishopMilan Lach, S.J.Titular Bishop of OstracineAuxiliary Bishop of Prešov (Prjašev) (Slovakian)
11 Jul 201360.1AppointedJán OroschArchbishop of Trnava
30 Aug 201360.2InstalledJán OroschArchbishop of Trnava
10 Apr 201490.4DiedJán HirkaBishop Emeritus of Prešov (Prjašev) (Slovakian)Bishop Emeritus of Prešov (Prjašev) (Slovakian)
21 Mar 201575.1RetiredVladimír FiloBishop of RožňavaBishop Emeritus
60.0AppointedStanislav StolárikBishop of Rožňava


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