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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
3 Dec49.9InstalledDieudonné BogmisBishop of Eséka, Cameroon
58.0AppointedFrancis Daw TangBishop of Myitkyina, Myanmar
4 Dec96.5DiedKevin William Barden, O.P. †Archbishop Emeritus of Ispahan, Iran
49.7Ordained BishopRicardo García GarcíaPrelate of Yauyos, Peru
76.0RetiredLucas Liu Hsien-tangBishop of Hsinchu, TaiwanBishop Emeritus
51.5AppointedJames Liu Tan-kueiBishop of Hsinchu, TaiwanBishop Emeritus
53.7InstalledJean-Bosco NtepBishop of Edéa, Cameroon
59.9InstalledAlojzij UranArchbishop of Ljubljana, SloveniaArchbishop Emeritus
5 Dec65.7Ordained BishopManfred GrotheTitular Bishop of Hippo DiarrhytusAuxiliary Bishop of Paderborn, Germany
45.1Ordained BishopMatthias KönigTitular Bishop of ElicrocaAuxiliary Bishop of Paderborn, Germany
48.5Ordained BishopJean MbargaBishop of Ebolowa-Kribi, CameroonBishop of Ebolowa, Cameroon
6 Dec71.8AppointedLubomyr Husar, M.S.U.Archbishop of Kyiv {Kiev} (Ukrainian), UkraineCardinal, Major Archbishop Emeritus of Kyiv-Halyč {Kiev} (Ukrainian), Ukraine
50.8AppointedHlib (Borys Sviatoslav) Lonchyna, M.S.U.Auxiliary Bishop of Kyiv-Halyč {Kiev} (Ukrainian), UkraineBishop of Holy Family of London (Ukrainian)
55.4AppointedWasyl Ihor Medwit, O.S.B.M.Curial Bishop of Kyiv-Halyč {Kiev} (Ukrainian), UkraineAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Donets’k-Kharkiv (Ukrainian), Ukraine
7 Dec61.4AppointedCornelius Fontem EsuaCoadjutor Archbishop of Bamenda, CameroonArchbishop
61.8AppointedSegismundo Martínez Álvarez, S.D.B.Bishop of Corumbá, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil
49.8AppointedCastor Paul MsemwaCoadjutor Bishop of Tunduru-Masasi, TanzaniaBishop
8 Dec54.5InstalledOrani João Tempesta, O. Cist.Archbishop of Belém do Pará, BrazilCardinal, Archbishop of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
9 Dec91.6DiedOtàvio Barbosa AguiarBishop Emeritus of Palmeira dos Índios, Alagoas, Brazil
61.3AppointedMichael Joseph BransfieldBishop of Wheeling-Charleston, West Virginia, USA
76.3RetiredJohn Francis DonoghueArchbishop of Atlanta, Georgia, USAArchbishop Emeritus
54.8AppointedDemetrio Fernández GonzálezBishop of Tarazona, SpainBishop of Córdoba, Spain
57.0AppointedWilton Daniel GregoryArchbishop of Atlanta, Georgia, USA
47.0Ordained BishopKevin Carl RhoadesBishop of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USABishop of Fort Wayne-South Bend, Indiana, USA
76.3RetiredBernard William SchmittBishop of Wheeling-Charleston, West Virginia, USABishop Emeritus
10 Dec52.0ResignedAnastase MutabaziBishop of Kabgayi, RwandaBishop Emeritus
11 Dec44.6AppointedReynaldo Gonda EvangelistaBishop of Boac, PhilippinesBishop of Imus, Philippines
89.4DiedTomás Enrique Márquez GómezBishop Emeritus of San Felipe, Venezuela
67.5AppointedFaustino Sainz MuñozApostolic Nuncio to Great BritainApostolic Nuncio Emeritus
50.4Ordained BishopMoacir SilvaBishop of São José dos Campos, Sao Paulo, BrazilArchbishop of Ribeirão Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
12 Dec65.7Ordained BishopÁngel Rubio CastroTitular Bishop of VergiBishop of Segovia, Spain
78.3DiedPavlo VasylykBishop of Kolomyia-Chernivtsi (Ukrainian), Ukraine
45.1SucceededVolodymyr ViytyshynBishop of Kolomyia-Chernivtsi (Ukrainian), UkraineArchbishop of Ivano-Frankivsk [Stanislaviv] (Ukrainian), Ukraine
13 Dec65.6Ordained BishopWilliam Joseph DendingerBishop of Grand Island, Nebraska, USA
14 Dec45.0AppointedAntoni DziemiankoAuxiliary Bishop of Minsk-Mohilev, BelarusBishop of Pinsk, Belarus
53.9Ordained BishopGonzalo Galván CastilloBishop of Autlán, Jalisco, México
68.3AppointedGuido Plante, P.M.E.Coadjutor Bishop of Choluteca, HondurasBishop Emeritus
15 Dec54.3AppointedThomas Edward GullicksonApostolic Nuncio to Antigua and Barbuda, AntillesApostolic Nuncio to Ukraine
54.3AppointedThomas Edward GullicksonApostolic Nuncio to Barbados, AntillesApostolic Nuncio to Ukraine
54.3AppointedThomas Edward GullicksonApostolic Nuncio to Jamaica, AntillesApostolic Nuncio to Ukraine
54.3AppointedThomas Edward GullicksonApostolic Nuncio to Guyana, AntillesApostolic Nuncio to Ukraine
54.3AppointedThomas Edward GullicksonApostolic Nuncio to Suriname, AntillesApostolic Nuncio to Ukraine
75.2RetiredSebastião Roque Rabelo MendesAuxiliary Bishop of Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, BrazilAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
16 Dec59.2AppointedPaul Joseph BradleyAuxiliary Bishop of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USABishop of Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA
59.2AppointedPaul Joseph BradleyTitular Bishop of AfufeniaBishop of Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA
64.1Ordained BishopClaude Jean Narcisse Rault, M. Afr.Bishop of Laghouat, Algeria
65.5AppointedJaime Rodríguez Salazar, M.C.C.I.Bishop of Huánuco, Peru
17 Dec76.4DiedLawrence James McNamaraBishop Emeritus of Grand Island, Nebraska, USA
18 Dec76.1RetiredGiuseppe AgostinoArchbishop of Cosenza-Bisignano, ItalyArchbishop Emeritus
70.3AppointedAmbrose Battista De PaoliApostolic Nuncio to Australia
51.3AppointedKazimierz GurdaAuxiliary Bishop of Kielce, PolandBishop of Siedlce, Poland
51.3AppointedKazimierz GurdaTitular Bishop of ChusiraBishop of Siedlce, Poland
65.7AppointedPeter Marzinkowski, C.S.Sp.Bishop of Alindao, Central African RepublicBishop Emeritus
65.5AppointedSalvatore NunnariArchbishop of Cosenza-Bisignano, Italy
48.1AppointedLuigi Ernesto PallettiAuxiliary Bishop of Genova {Genoa}, ItalyBishop of La Spezia-Sarzana-Brugnato, Italy
48.1AppointedLuigi Ernesto PallettiTitular Bishop of FundiBishop of La Spezia-Sarzana-Brugnato, Italy
58.3Ordained BishopÁngel Polivio Sánchez LoaizaBishop of Guaranda, EcuadorBishop of Machala, Ecuador
34.8IncardinatedCyr-Nestor YapaupaPriest of Alindao, Central African RepublicBishop
19 Dec62.3InstalledJoaquin Maria López de Andújar y Cánovas del CastilloBishop of Getafe, Spain
50.3InstalledJosé Carmelo Martínez Lázaro, O.A.R.Bishop of Cajamarca, Peru
65.9InstalledAlfonso Milián SorribasBishop of Barbastro-Monzón, Spain
93.8DiedLonginus Gabriel PereiraAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Bombay, India
64.1InstalledClaude Jean Narcisse Rault, M. Afr.Bishop of Laghouat, Algeria
20 Dec54.3AppointedThomas Edward GullicksonApostolic Nuncio to Grenada, AntillesApostolic Nuncio to Ukraine
21 Dec57.1AppointedManuel da Rocha FelícioCoadjutor Bishop of Guarda, PortugalBishop
56.3AppointedAntónio Francisco dos SantosAuxiliary Bishop of Braga, PortugalBishop of Porto, Portugal
56.3AppointedAntónio Francisco dos SantosTitular Bishop of MagnetumBishop of Porto, Portugal
76.5RetiredMaurice Lucien Fréchard, C.S.Sp.Archbishop of Auch (-Condom-Lectoure-Lombez), FranceArchbishop Emeritus
59.9AppointedMaurice Marcel GardèsArchbishop of Auch (-Condom-Lectoure-Lombez), France
80.8DiedGabriel Lee Gab-souBishop Emeritus of Busan {Pusan}, Korea (South)
22 Dec45.9AppointedSebastião Bandeira CoêlhoAuxiliary Bishop of Manaus, Amazonas, BrazilBishop of Coroatá, Maranho, Brazil
45.9AppointedSebastião Bandeira CoêlhoTitular Bishop of ThubursicumBishop of Coroatá, Maranho, Brazil
58.3InstalledÁngel Polivio Sánchez LoaizaBishop of Guaranda, EcuadorBishop of Machala, Ecuador
23 Dec76.9RetiredPietro BottaccioliBishop of Gubbio, ItalyBishop Emeritus
63.4AppointedMario CeccobelliBishop of Gubbio, Italy
89.0DiedPietro FiordelliBishop Emeritus of Prato, Italy
27 Dec81.9DiedThomas Kevin O’BrienAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Middlesbrough, England, Great Britain
28 Dec49.6Ordained BishopPaul Stagg CoakleyBishop of Salina, Kansas, USAArchbishop of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
29 Dec60.5AppointedRobert James CarlsonBishop of Saginaw, Michigan, USAArchbishop of Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
55.2AppointedPedro José ContiBishop of Macapá, Amapa, Brazil
55.6AppointedDaniel Nicholas DiNardoCoadjutor Archbishop of Galveston-Houston, Texas, USACardinal, Archbishop
73.9AppointedJoseph Anthony FiorenzaArchbishop of Galveston-Houston, Texas, USAArchbishop Emeritus
75.4RetiredPatrick Fernández FloresArchbishop of San Antonio, Texas, USAArchbishop Emeritus
53.0AppointedJosé Horacio Gómez VelascoArchbishop of San Antonio, Texas, USAArchbishop of Los Angeles, California, USA
55.8AppointedJerome Edward ListeckiBishop of La Crosse, Wisconsin, USAArchbishop of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
54.3AppointedCarlos VerzelettiBishop of Castanhal, Para, Brazil
30 Dec90.0DiedSalvatore AstaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Portugal
55.1AppointedFreddy Jesús Fuenmayor SuárezBishop of Los Teques, Venezuela
72.5ResignedRamón Ovidio Pérez MoralesBishop of Los Teques, VenezuelaBishop Emeritus
31 Dec75.6RetiredGeorges Edmond Robert GilsonArchbishop of Sens (-Auxerre), FranceArchbishop Emeritus
75.6RetiredGeorges Edmond Robert GilsonPrelate of Mission de France o Pontigny, FranceArchbishop Emeritus of Sens (-Auxerre), France
64.9SucceededYves François PatenôtreArchbishop of Sens (-Auxerre), France
64.9SucceededYves François PatenôtrePrelate of Mission de France o Pontigny, FranceArchbishop of Sens (-Auxerre), France
88.9DiedCharles-Auguste-Marie PatyBishop Emeritus of Luçon, France

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