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Recent Bishop Events

DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
2 Feb 201551.9AppointedLiberatus SanguBishop of Shinyanga
13 Feb 201584.4DiedMagnus MwalunyunguBishop Emeritus of Tunduru-Masasi
15 Feb 201550.4Ordained BishopProsper Balthazar LyimoTitular Bishop of VanarionaAuxiliary Bishop of Arusha
5 Mar 201557.4AppointedNovatus RugambwaApostolic Nuncio to Honduras
12 Apr 201552.1Ordained BishopLiberatus SanguBishop of Shinyanga
28 Apr 201550.5AppointedEdward Elias MapundaBishop of Singida
5 Jul 201550.7Ordained BishopEdward Elias MapundaBishop of Singida
68.1CeasedDesiderius M. RwomaApostolic Administrator of SingidaBishop of Bukoba
20 Jul 201571.6ResignedFrancisco-Javier Lozano SebastiánApostolic Nuncio to RomaniaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus
71.6ResignedFrancisco-Javier Lozano SebastiánApostolic Nuncio to Moldova, Republic ofApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Romania
15 Oct 201554.5AppointedTitus Joseph MdoeBishop of Mtwara
76.7RetiredGabriel MmoleBishop of MtwaraBishop Emeritus
9 Dec 201591.6DiedMatthew ShijaBishop Emeritus of Kahama
18 Dec 201596.4DiedPlacidus Gervasius Nkalanga, O.S.B. †Bishop Emeritus of Bukoba
16 Jan 201669.7AppointedLuigi PezzutoApostolic Nuncio to MonacoApostolic Nuncio to Bosnia-Herzegovina
5 Apr 201662.5AppointedFrancisco Montecillo PadillaApostolic Nuncio to Kuwait
62.5AppointedFrancisco Montecillo PadillaApostolic Delegate to Arabian PeninsulaApostolic Nuncio to Kuwait
13 Apr 201686.6DiedMatthias Joseph IsujaBishop Emeritus of Dodoma
26 Apr 201662.6AppointedFrancisco Montecillo PadillaApostolic Nuncio to BahrainApostolic Nuncio to Kuwait
62.6AppointedFrancisco Montecillo PadillaApostolic Nuncio to United Arab EmiratesApostolic Nuncio to Kuwait
28 Apr 201648.3AppointedFlavian Matindi KassalaBishop of Geita
12 Jun 201648.5Ordained BishopFlavian Matindi KassalaBishop of Geita
30 Jul 201662.8AppointedFrancisco Montecillo PadillaApostolic Nuncio to YemenApostolic Nuncio to Kuwait
25 Apr 201756.0AppointedMarek SolczyńskiApostolic Nuncio to Tanzania
6 May 201763.6AppointedFrancisco Montecillo PadillaApostolic Nuncio to QatarApostolic Nuncio to Kuwait
19 Oct 201762.6DiedCastor Paul MsemwaBishop of Tunduru-Masasi
9 Nov 201757.4AppointedProtase RugambwaSecretary of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples
27 Dec 201775.5RetiredJosaphat Louis LebuluArchbishop of ArushaArchbishop Emeritus
66.5AppointedIsaac Amani MassaweArchbishop of Arusha
19 Apr 201877.9RetiredDamian KyaruziBishop of SumbawangaBishop Emeritus
52.7AppointedBeatus Christian Urassa, ALCP/OSSBishop of Sumbawanga
22 May 201850.8AppointedAnthony Gaspar LagwenBishop of Mbulu
21 Jun 201864.3AppointedJude Thadaeus Ruwa’ichi, O.F.M. Cap.Coadjutor Archbishop of Dar-es-Salaam
24 Jun 201852.8Ordained BishopBeatus Christian Urassa, ALCP/OSSBishop of Sumbawanga
12 Aug 201851.1Ordained BishopAnthony Gaspar LagwenBishop of Mbulu
28 Aug 201881.3DiedNestorius TimanywaBishop Emeritus of Bukoba
31 Oct 201870.5AppointedMethod KilainiTitular Bishop of TamallumaAuxiliary Bishop of Bukoba


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