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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
Aug66.0ResignedHenricus Cornelius de Wit, M.H.M. †Superior General of St. Joseph’s Missionary Society of Mill HillPrelate Emeritus of San Jose de Antique, Philippines
1 Aug80.7DiedJohn Francis DeardenCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Detroit, Michigan, USA
83.0DiedJean-Louis-Frédéric GuyotCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Toulouse (-Narbonne-Saint Bertrand de Comminges-Rieux), France
59.9Ordained BishopBernard William SchmittTitular Bishop of Walla WallaBishop Emeritus of Wheeling-Charleston, West Virginia, USA
2 Aug74.2ResignedGeorge Joseph GottwaldAuxiliary Bishop of Saint Louis, Missouri, USAAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
3 Aug51.9Ordained BishopGermán Garcia Isaza, C.M. †Bishop of Caldas, ColombiaBishop of Apartadó, Colombia
4 Aug41.5Ordained BishopIsidore FernandesBishop of Allahabad, IndiaBishop Emeritus
28.9Ordained PriestReynaldo Bunyi Getalado, M.S.P.Priest of Mission Society of the PhilippinesCoadjutor Bishop of Rarotonga, Cook Islands, Pacific (Oceania)
59.0Ordained BishopPeter ThuruthikonamBishop of Vijayapuram, IndiaBishop Emeritus
5 Aug51.5AppointedAudrys Juozas BačkisTitular Archbishop of MetaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Vilnius, Lithuania
51.5AppointedAudrys Juozas BačkisApostolic Pro-Nuncio to NetherlandsCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Vilnius, Lithuania
51.5AppointedAlbert-Marie Joseph Cyrille de Monléon, O.P. †Bishop of Pamiers (-Couserans-Mirepoix), FranceBishop Emeritus of Meaux, France
6 Aug29.5Ordained PriestAlfred AgyentaPriest of Navrongo-Bolgatanga, GhanaBishop
61.2DiedRomeu AlbertiArchbishop of Ribeirão Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
60.5Ordained BishopGeevarghese Timotheos ChundevalelBishop of Tiruvalla (Syro-Malankara), IndiaBishop Emeritus
24.2Ordained DeaconGeraldo dos Reis MaiaDeacon of Uberaba, Minas Gerais, BrazilBishop-Elect of Araçuaí (Arassuaí), Minas Gerais, Brazil
25.2Ordained PriestDomenico PompiliPriest of Anagni-Alatri, ItalyBishop of Verona, Italy
7 Aug40.0Ordained BishopHéctor Miguel Cabrejos Vidarte, O.F.M.Titular Bishop of BelesasaArchbishop of Trujillo, Peru
24.3Ordained PriestJoseph Yue FushengPriestBishop of Harbin [Harbin], China
8 Aug54.0AppointedJean Marie Julien BallandArchbishop of Reims, FranceCardinal, Archbishop of Lyon (-Vienne), France
48.7AppointedHenri Marie Raoul Brincard, C.R.S.A. †Bishop of Le Puy-en-Velay, France
76.0RetiredJacques-Eugène-Louis MénagerArchbishop of Reims, FranceArchbishop Emeritus
10 Aug29.3Ordained PriestEtienne Ung’eyowun BediwegiPriest of Mahagi-Nioka, Congo (Dem. Rep.)Bishop of Bondo, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
11 Aug25.7Ordained PriestRicardo Ernesto Centellas GuzmánPriest of Sucre, BoliviaArchbishop
12 Aug32.8Ordained PriestFrancisco Daniel Rivera Sánchez, M.Sp.S. †Priest of Missionaries of the Holy SpiritAuxiliary Bishop of México, Federal District
69.1Ordained BishopPhilip Yang LiboBishop of Lanzhou [Lanchow], China
13 Aug64.9AppointedCarlo PoggiBishop of Fidenza, Italy
24.3Ordained PriestVicente Rebollo MozosPriest of Burgos, SpainBishop of Tarazona, Spain
26.9Ordained PriestMarcus Nigel Ralph StockPriest of Birmingham, England, Great BritainBishop of Leeds, England, Great Britain
75.6RetiredMario ZanchinBishop of Fidenza, ItalyBishop Emeritus
14 Aug28.5Ordained PriestFridolin Ambongo Besungu, O.F.M. Cap.Priest of Order of Friars Minor CapuchinCardinal, Archbishop of Kinshasa, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
53.8Ordained BishopJoão Maria Messi, O.S.M.Titular Bishop of ZucchabarBishop Emeritus of Barra do Piraí-Volta Redonda, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
50.5Ordained BishopMário ZanettaBishop of Paulo Afonso, Bahia, Brazil
16 Aug71.9ResignedDaniel Paul ArulswamyBishop of Kumbakonam, IndiaBishop Emeritus
67.5DiedFelix Maria DavídekBishop
17 Aug63.4AppointedJoão Evangelista Martins Terra, S.J. †Auxiliary Bishop of Olinda e Recife, Pernambuco, BrazilAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil
63.4AppointedJoão Evangelista Martins Terra, S.J. †Titular Bishop of BagisAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil
56.7AppointedHilário Moser, S.D.B.Auxiliary Bishop of Olinda e Recife, Pernambuco, BrazilBishop Emeritus of Tubarão, Santa Catarina, Brazil
56.7AppointedHilário Moser, S.D.B.Titular Bishop of Casae CalanaeBishop Emeritus of Tubarão, Santa Catarina, Brazil
70.7RetiredSylvester William TreinenBishop of Boise City, Idaho, USABishop Emeritus
19 Aug73.8DiedMario RossiBishop of Vigevano, Italy
81.8DiedMaxime TessierBishop Emeritus of Timmins, Ontario, Canada
20 Aug27.9Ordained PriestPhilippe Jean-Charles JourdanPriest of Opus DeiApostolic Administrator of Estonia
31.7Ordained PriestStephen Lee Bun SangPriest of Opus DeiBishop of Macau, China
28.4Ordained PriestPaul Toshihiro SakaiPriest of Opus DeiAuxiliary Bishop of Osaka-Takamatsu, Japan
27.4Ordained PriestJosef StübiPriest of Basel {Bâle, Basilea}, SwitzerlandAuxiliary Bishop
31.8Ordained PriestTamás SzabóPriest
21 Aug58.0DiedAndré Ilunga KasebaBishop of Kalemie-Kirungu, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
26.6Ordained PriestDavid MotiukPriest of Edmonton (Ukrainian), Alberta, CanadaBishop
22 Aug68.6DiedDomingos de Pinho BrandãoAuxiliary Bishop of Porto, Portugal
24 Aug54.5Ordained BishopPaul ChittilapillyBishop of Kalyan (Syro-Malabar), IndiaBishop Emeritus of Thamarasserry (Syro-Malabar), India
25 Aug21.6EnteredRaimondo Girgis, O.F.M.Member of Order of Friars MinorApostolic Administrator of Alep [Beroea, Halab], Syria
26 Aug32.1Perpetual VowsStanislav Szyrokoradiuk, O.F.M.Priest of Order of Friars MinorBishop of Odessa-Simferopol, Ukraine
27 Aug29.4Solemn VowsJoseph Ha Chi-shing, O.F.M.Member of Order of Friars MinorAuxiliary Bishop of Hong Kong [Xianggang], China
28 Aug26.0Ordained PriestJosé-Claude Mbimbi MbambaPriest of Boma, Congo (Dem. Rep.)Bishop
68.1Ordained BishopAdolfo Rodríguez VidalBishop of Los Angeles, ChileBishop Emeritus
88.9DiedGiuseppe ZaffonatoArchbishop Emeritus of Udine, Italy
30 Aug49.3Ordained BishopRenato Ascencio LeónPrelate of Madera, Chihuahua, MéxicoBishop Emeritus of Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua, México
31 Aug44.9AppointedJoão Nílton dos Santos SouzaBishop of Amargosa, Bahia, BrazilBishop Emeritus
58.7AppointedJosé Geraldo Oliveira do Valle, C.S.S.Coadjutor Bishop of Guaxupé, Minas Gerais, BrazilBishop Emeritus
78.5DiedLeonidas Eduardo Proaño VillalbaBishop Emeritus of Riobamba, Ecuador
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