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The Year of Our Lord 1988

Bishop Events

January to February


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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknown79.3AppointedJacques-Paul MartinCardinal, Official of the Roman Curia - Other
23.0ProfessedOscar Ngoy wa Mpanga, C.S.Sp.Member of Congregation of the Holy SpiritBishop of Kongolo, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
37.6IncardinatedIsmael Rueda SierraPriest of Girardot, ColombiaArchbishop of Bucaramanga, Colombia
31.5Professed (Perpetual Vows)Stanislav Szyrokoradiuk, O.F.M.Priest of Order of Friars MinorBishop of Kharkiv-Zaporizhia, Ukraine
79.0DiedClementinus von Vlissingen, O.F.M. Cap. †Minister General Emeritus of Order of Friars Minor Capuchin
Jan27.4Professed (Perpetual Vows)Pierre Laurent Jubinville, C.S.Sp.Member of Congregation of the Holy SpiritBishop of San Pedro, Paraguay
1 Jan25.9ProfessedMeron Mazur, O.S.B.M.Member of Basilian Order of Saint Josaphat (Order of St. Basil the Great)Bishop of Imaculada Conceição in Prudentópolis (Ukrainian), Brazil
2 Jan48.7Ordained BishopAdam LepaTitular Bishop of RegianaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Łódź, Poland
51.1AppointedJoachim Friedrich ReineltBishop of Dresden-Meißen (Meissen), GermanyBishop Emeritus
29.3Professed (Perpetual Vows)Irineu Roman, C.S.I.Member of Congregation of Saint JosephAuxiliary Bishop of Belém do Pará, Brazil
3 Jan43.8Ordained BishopJorge Ferreira da Costa OrtigaTitular Bishop of Nova BarbaraArchbishop of Braga, Portugal
47.0Ordained BishopMoacyr José Vitti, C.S.S. †Titular Bishop of SitaArchbishop of Curitiba, Parana, Brazil
4 Jan59.3AppointedAntonio AmbrosanioArchbishop of Spoleto-Norcia, Italy
5 Jan74.0RetiredPatrick H. Cronin, S.S.C.M.E. †Archbishop of Cagayan de Oro, PhilippinesArchbishop Emeritus
61.4AppointedSantiago Martínez AcebesBishop of Plasencia, SpainArchbishop Emeritus of Burgos, Spain
75.3RetiredCharles Garrett MaloneyAuxiliary Bishop of Louisville, Kentucky, USAAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
75.1ResignedBernard Joseph McLaughlinAuxiliary Bishop of Buffalo, New York, USAAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
57.5SucceededJesus B. TuquibArchbishop of Cagayan de Oro, PhilippinesArchbishop Emeritus
6 Jan57.6Ordained BishopSrecko Badurina, T.O.R. †Bishop of Šibenik (Knin), Croatia
64.4Ordained BishopLuigi BelloliBishop of Anagni-Alatri, ItalyBishop Emeritus
40.9Ordained BishopEdward Eugeniusz BialoglowskiTitular Bishop of PomariaAuxiliary Bishop of Rzeszów, Poland
49.5Ordained BishopVictor Adibe ChikweBishop of Ahiara, Nigeria
53.8Ordained BishopLuís d’Andrea, O.F.M. Conv. †Bishop of Caxias do Maranhão, Maranho, BrazilBishop Emeritus
47.4Ordained BishopEmery Kabongo KanundowiBishop of Luebo, Congo (Dem. Rep.)Bishop Emeritus
63.8Ordained BishopJohn Gavin NolanTitular Bishop of NatchesiumAuxiliary Bishop of United States of America, Military
53.0Ordained BishopMarian OlesTitular Archbishop of RatiariaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Slovenia
54.7Ordained BishopMichel SabbahPatriarch of Jerusalem {Gerusalemme}, PalestinePatriarch Emeritus
48.0Ordained BishopAthanasius Atule UsuhCoadjutor Bishop of Makurdi, NigeriaBishop
42.5Ordained BishopJosé Raúl Vera López, O.P.Bishop of Ciudad Altamirano, Guerrero, MéxicoBishop of Saltillo, Coahuila, México
7 Jan52.4AppointedAntonio Ceballos AtienzaBishop of Ciudad Rodrigo, SpainBishop Emeritus of Cádiz y Ceuta, Spain
56.8AppointedLászló HuzsvárBishop of Zrenjanin, SerbiaBishop Emeritus
76.0RetiredTamás JungApostolic Administrator of Zrenjanin, SerbiaApostolic Administrator Emeritus
77.1RetiredDemetrio Mansilla ReoyoBishop of Ciudad Rodrigo, SpainBishop Emeritus
9 Jan68.6ResignedMarco Caliaro, C.S. †Bishop of Sabina-Poggio Mirteto, ItalyBishop Emeritus
68.6InstalledTheodor HubrichApostolic Administrator of Schwerin, Germany
69.8ResignedCipriano Biyehima KihangireBishop of Gulu, UgandaBishop Emeritus
10 Jan20.4ProfessedJosé Ruy Gonçalves Lopes, O.F.M. Cap.Member of Order of Friars Minor CapuchinBishop of Jequié, Bahia, Brazil
54.0Ordained BishopAlexandre KouassiBishop of Bondoukou, Côte d’Ivoire
39.5Ordained BishopEdouard MathosTitular Bishop of GiufiBishop of Bambari, Central African Republic
26.0Ordained PriestMax Leroy MésidorPriest of Les Gonaïves, HaïtiArchbishop of Cap-Haïtien, Haïti
11 Jan81.1DiedMarc-Armand LallierArchbishop Emeritus of Besançon, France
12 Jan30.0Ordained PriestJorge Carlos Patrón WongPriest of Yucatán, MéxicoOfficial of the Congregation for the Clergy
14 Jan51.3AppointedJames Kendrick WilliamsBishop of Lexington, Kentucky, USABishop Emeritus
15 Jan57.3Ordained BishopPeter Toshio JinushiBishop of Sapporo, JapanBishop Emeritus
73.0DiedGiuseppe Zambarbieri, F.D.P. †Superior General Emeritus of Sons of Divine Providence
17 Jan51.9Ordained BishopVartan Achkarian, C.A.M. †Titular Bishop of Tokat degli ArmeniAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Beirut {Bairut} (Armenian), Lebanon
51.6Ordained BishopGirônimo ZanandréaCoadjutor Bishop of Erexim, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilBishop Emeritus
18 Jan52.5AppointedLuis Morgan CaseyVicar Apostolic of Pando, BoliviaVicar Apostolic Emeritus
57.3SucceededMathew Cheriankunnel, P.I.M.E.Bishop of Kurnool, IndiaBishop Emeritus
39.0AppointedCamillus Archibong EtokudohAuxiliary Bishop of Ikot Ekpene, NigeriaBishop of Port Harcourt, Nigeria
39.0AppointedCamillus Archibong EtokudohTitular Bishop of CapraBishop of Port Harcourt, Nigeria
65.0ResignedMaurus Gervase KombaBishop of Tanga, TanzaniaBishop Emeritus
42.1AppointedTelesphore MkudeBishop of Tanga, TanzaniaBishop of Morogoro, Tanzania
69.2AppointedJoseph RajappaBishop of Khammam, India
46.5AppointedFrancisco João Silota, M. Afr.Auxiliary Bishop of Beira, MozambiqueBishop of Chimoio, Mozambique
46.5AppointedFrancisco João Silota, M. Afr.Titular Bishop of MustiBishop of Chimoio, Mozambique
69.0AppointedFranciscus van Roessel, C.I.C.M. †Archbishop of Ujung Pandang, IndonesiaArchbishop Emeritus
20 Jan69.7ResignedManuel d’Almeida TrindadeBishop of Aveiro, PortugalBishop Emeritus
57.3SucceededAntónio Baltasar MarcelinoBishop of Aveiro, PortugalBishop Emeritus
48.0AppointedCarlos Prada SanmiguelAuxiliary Bishop of Medellín, ColombiaBishop Emeritus of Duitama-Sogamoso, Colombia
48.0AppointedCarlos Prada SanmiguelTitular Bishop of BalianaBishop Emeritus of Duitama-Sogamoso, Colombia
21 Jan62.5AppointedEnnio AppignanesiArchbishop of Matera-Irsina, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus of Potenza-Muro Lucano-Marsico Nuovo, Italy
49.8SucceededFlorentino Ferrer CinenseBishop of Tarlac, Philippines
61.8AppointedDesmond ConnellArchbishop of Dublin, IrelandCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
62.6SucceededFrançois Xavier Nguyên Quang SáchBishop of Ðà Nang, Viet NamBishop Emeritus
78.6DiedPierre Marie Pham-Ngoc-ChiBishop of Ðà Nang, Viet Nam
69.7ResignedJesus J. SisonBishop of Tarlac, PhilippinesBishop Emeritus
23 Jan43.5AppointedHoracio Olave VelandiaPrelate of Tibú, Colombia
24 Jan25.1Ordained PriestJúlio Endi Akamine, S.A.C.Priest of Society of the Catholic ApostolateAuxiliary Bishop of São Paulo, Brazil
46.6Ordained BishopJérôme-Michel-Francis Martin, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop of Berbérati, Central African RepublicBishop Emeritus
51.4Ordained BishopRafael Palmero RamosTitular Bishop of PetinaBishop Emeritus of Orihuela-Alicante, Spain
27.2Ordained PriestJoseph Vu Văn ThiênPriest of Hai Phòng, Viet NamBishop
25 Jan85.1RetiredLeopoldo A. ArcairaAuxiliary Bishop of Malolos, PhilippinesAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
56.0Ordained BishopJames Thomas McHughTitular Bishop of MorosbisdusBishop of Rockville Centre, New York, USA
52.5Ordained BishopJohn Mortimer Fourette SmithTitular Bishop of Tres TabernaeBishop Emeritus of Trenton, New Jersey, USA
51.3AppointedRocco TalucciBishop of Tursi-Lagonegro, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus of Brindisi-Ostuni, Italy
26 Jan45.7AppointedFrancis Xavier DiLorenzoAuxiliary Bishop of Scranton, Pennsylvania, USABishop of Richmond, Virginia, USA
45.7AppointedFrancis Xavier DiLorenzoTitular Bishop of TigiasBishop of Richmond, Virginia, USA
28 Jan57.4Ordained BishopAndré Vallée, P.M.E.Titular Bishop of SufasarBishop Emeritus of Hearst, Ontario, Canada
30 Jan26.4Ordained PriestDaniel Ernest FloresPriest of Corpus Christi, Texas, USABishop of Brownsville, Texas, USA
49.9AppointedJohn GabrielAuxiliary Bishop of Bassein, MyanmarBishop of Pathein, Myanmar
49.9AppointedJohn GabrielTitular Bishop of Arae in NumidiaBishop of Pathein, Myanmar
51.4AppointedFernando Guimarães KevanuBishop of Ondjiva, AngolaBishop Emeritus
71.8Ordained BishopHenry Lancelot Paxton Hallett, C.SS.R. †Bishop of Rustenburg, South Africa
89.4DiedÉdouard JettéApostolic Administrator Emeritus of Joliette, Québec, Canada
35.4AppointedMax Takuira Matthew Mariu, S.M. †Auxiliary Bishop of Hamilton in New Zealand
35.4AppointedMax Takuira Matthew Mariu, S.M. †Titular Bishop of DecorianaAuxiliary Bishop of Hamilton in New Zealand
31 Jan47.8Ordained BishopIrineu Danelón, S.D.B.Bishop of Lins, Sao Paulo, Brazil
38.8Ordained BishopThaddée NsengiyumvaCoadjutor Bishop of Kabgayi, RwandaBishop
2 Feb46.6AppointedAlfredo Banluta BaquialAuxiliary Bishop of Davao, Philippines
46.6AppointedAlfredo Banluta BaquialTitular Bishop of BavagalianaAuxiliary Bishop of Davao, Philippines
55.9AppointedRaymond James BolandBishop of Birmingham, Alabama, USABishop Emeritus of Kansas City-Saint Joseph, Missouri, USA
36.5Solemn ProfessedJuan Vicente Cordoba Villota, S.J.Priest of Society of JesusBishop of Fontibón, Colombia
26.1ProfessedAntônio Carlos Cruz Santos, M.S.C.Member of Missionaries of the Sacred Heart of JesusBishop of Caicó, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
75.1RetiredJusto Goizueta Gridilla, O.A.R. †Prelate of Madera, Chihuahua, MéxicoPrelate Emeritus
44.7AppointedGeorges Paul PontierBishop of Digne (-Riez-Sisteron), FranceArchbishop of Marseille, France
3 Feb80.5DiedWilliam Richard Field, S.M.A. †Bishop Emeritus of Ondo, Nigeria
47.4AppointedPaul Stephen LoverdeAuxiliary Bishop of Hartford, Connecticut, USABishop of Arlington, Virginia, USA
47.4AppointedPaul Stephen LoverdeTitular Bishop of OctabiaBishop of Arlington, Virginia, USA
4 Feb87.1DiedFilippo AglialoroAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Palermo, Italy
48.8AppointedHéctor González MartínezCoadjutor Archbishop of Antequera, Oaxaca, MéxicoArchbishop Emeritus of Durango, México
54.9SucceededZygmunt KamińskiBishop of Płock, PolandArchbishop Emeritus of Szczecin-Kamień, Poland
53.2AppointedFrancis LaganAuxiliary Bishop of Derry, IrelandAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
53.2AppointedFrancis LaganTitular Bishop of SidnacestreAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Derry, Ireland
67.8DiedBogdan Marian Wincenty SikorskiBishop of Płock, Poland
5 Feb85.0DiedFrederick Anthony Donaghy, M.M. †Bishop Emeritus of Wuzhou [Wuchow], China
6 Feb53.4AppointedAmbrose Battista De PaoliApostolic Delegate to South AfricaApostolic Nuncio to Australia
53.4AppointedAmbrose Battista De PaoliApostolic Pro-Nuncio to LesothoApostolic Nuncio to Australia
59.6Ordained BishopAlfred James Jolson, S.J. †Bishop of Reykjavik, Iceland
7 Feb28.0Ordained PriestJosé Luis Mendoza CorzoPriest of Tuxtla Gutiérrez, Chiapas, MéxicoAuxiliary Bishop
8 Feb63.1AppointedSavino Bernardo Maria Cazzaro Bertollo, O.S.M.Archbishop of Puerto Montt, ChileArchbishop Emeritus
10 Feb54.8Ordained BishopBrian James Barnes, O.F.M.Bishop of Aitape, Papua New GuineaArchbishop Emeritus of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
11 Feb64.6InstalledAnthony Joseph BevilacquaArchbishop of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USACardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
77.2ResignedJohn Joseph KrolArchbishop of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USACardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
47.2AppointedDonald William WuerlBishop of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USACardinal, Archbishop of Washington, District of Columbia, USA
12 Feb49.2AppointedRamón Calderón BatresBishop of Linares, Nuevo León, MéxicoBishop Emeritus
66.8AppointedJosé Trinidad Sepúlveda Ruiz-VelascoBishop of San Juan de los Lagos, Jalisco, MéxicoBishop Emeritus
47.2InstalledDonald William WuerlBishop of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USACardinal, Archbishop of Washington, District of Columbia, USA
13 Feb38.9AppointedLeopoldo José Brenes SolórzanoAuxiliary Bishop of Managua, NicaraguaCardinal, Archbishop
38.9AppointedLeopoldo José Brenes SolórzanoTitular Bishop of MaturbaCardinal, Archbishop of Managua, Nicaragua
78.8DiedRobert-Jacques-Victor FrossardAuxiliary Bishop of Paris, FranceAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
41.6AppointedJuan Abelardo Mata Guevara, S.D.B.Auxiliary Bishop of Managua, NicaraguaBishop of Esteli, Nicaragua
41.6AppointedJuan Abelardo Mata Guevara, S.D.B.Titular Bishop of CoelianaBishop of Esteli, Nicaragua
14 Feb54.6Ordained BishopMichael Cornelis C. Coomans, M.S.F. †Bishop of Samarinda, Indonesia
56.9Ordained BishopLászló HuzsvárBishop of Zrenjanin, SerbiaBishop Emeritus
16 Feb62.1AppointedJohn Robert GormanAuxiliary Bishop of Chicago, Illinois, USAAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
62.1AppointedJohn Robert GormanTitular Bishop of CatulaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Chicago, Illinois, USA
63.8AppointedThaddeus Joseph JakubowskiAuxiliary Bishop of Chicago, Illinois, USAAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
63.8AppointedThaddeus Joseph JakubowskiTitular Bishop of PlestiaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Chicago, Illinois, USA
18 Feb49.3AppointedJohn KirbyBishop of Clonfert, Ireland
19 Feb44.4Ordained BishopCurtis John Guillory, S.V.D.Titular Bishop of StagnumBishop of Beaumont, Texas, USA
51.9AppointedRaymond Saint-GelaisCoadjutor Bishop of Nicolet, Québec, CanadaBishop Emeritus
20 Feb60.8AppointedPietro Giacomo NonisBishop of Vicenza, ItalyBishop Emeritus
75.5RetiredArnoldo OnistoBishop of Vicenza, ItalyBishop Emeritus
48.1Ordained BishopCarlos Prada SanmiguelTitular Bishop of BalianaBishop Emeritus of Duitama-Sogamoso, Colombia
51.3Ordained BishopJoachim Friedrich ReineltBishop of Dresden-Meißen (Meissen), GermanyBishop Emeritus
82.1DiedAlfredo VozziArchbishop Emeritus of Amalfi, Italy
21 Feb43.6Ordained BishopHoracio Olave VelandiaPrelate of Tibú, Colombia
45.2Ordained BishopGiovanni (João) Risatti, P.I.M.E. †Coadjutor Bishop of Parintins, Amazonas, BrazilBishop of Macapá, Amapa, Brazil
22 Feb61.4SucceededPaul Marie Nguyên Minh NhâtBishop of Xuân Lôc, Viet NamBishop Emeritus
66.2DiedDominique Nguyên van LangBishop of Xuân Lôc, Viet Nam
25.3Solemn ProfessedAurelio Pesoa Ribera, O.F.M.Member of Order of Friars MinorAuxiliary Bishop of La Paz, Bolivia
23 Feb91.0DiedMarcel Daubechies, M. Afr. †Bishop Emeritus of Kasama, Zambia
75.5RetiredAldo ForzoniBishop of Massa Carrara-Pontremoli, ItalyBishop Emeritus
55.4InstalledAnthony Michael MiloneBishop of Great Falls-Billings, Montana, USABishop Emeritus
41.4IncardinatedAlberto SilvaniPriest of Massa Carrara-Pontremoli, ItalyBishop of Volterra, Italy
58.1AppointedBruno TommasiBishop of Massa Carrara-Pontremoli, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus of Lucca, Italy
24 Feb46.7AppointedPablo Lizama RiquelmeAuxiliary Bishop of Talca, ChileArchbishop of Antofagasta, Chile
25 Feb62.9Ordained BishopSebastian Acol DalisTitular Bishop of ThabracaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Baguio, Philippines
46.1AppointedGuire PoulardBishop of Jacmel, HaïtiArchbishop of Port-au-Prince, Haïti
26 Feb39.5AppointedRigoberto Corredor BermúdezAuxiliary Bishop of Pereira, ColombiaBishop
39.5AppointedRigoberto Corredor BermúdezTitular Bishop of RusguniaeBishop of Pereira, Colombia
42.6AppointedAntonio José López CastilloAuxiliary Bishop of Maracaibo, VenezuelaArchbishop of Barquisimeto, Venezuela
42.6AppointedAntonio José López CastilloTitular Bishop of TheuziArchbishop of Barquisimeto, Venezuela
27 Feb75.0RetiredMichele Alagna Foderá, S.D.B. †Bishop of São Gabriel da Cachoeira, Amazonas, BrazilBishop Emeritus
57.6Ordained BishopEduardo Alas AlfaroBishop of Chalatenango, El SalvadorBishop Emeritus
74.0AppointedJoão (Jean) Chedid, O.M.M. †Archbishop (Personal Title) of Nossa Senhora do Líbano em São Paulo (Maronite), Sao Paulo, BrazilBishop Emeritus
61.8SucceededWalter Ivan de Azevedo, S.D.B.Bishop of São Gabriel da Cachoeira, Amazonas, BrazilBishop Emeritus
65.0AppointedMichael Kuchmiak, C.SS.R. †Auxiliary Bishop of Philadelphia (Ukrainian), Pennsylvania, USAApostolic Exarch Emeritus of Great Britain (Ukrainian)
65.0AppointedMichael Kuchmiak, C.SS.R. †Titular Bishop of AgathopolisApostolic Exarch Emeritus of Great Britain (Ukrainian)
31.9Ordained DeaconTerry Ronald LaValleyDeacon of Ogdensburg, New York, USABishop
59.0Ordained BishopFritz LobingerBishop of Aliwal, South AfricaBishop Emeritus
46.5Ordained BishopHéctor Julio López Hurtado, S.D.B.Titular Bishop of ElicrocaBishop of Girardot, Colombia
65.3AppointedBoutros (Pierre) Raï, B.A. †Bishop of Nuestra Señora del Paraíso en México (Melkite Greek)
59.2AppointedNicola RotunnoArchbishop (Personal Title) of Sabina-Poggio Mirteto, ItalyBishop Emeritus
28 Feb46.9Ordained BishopCarlos StetterTitular Bishop of HorreaBishop of San Ignacio de Velasco, Bolivia
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