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The Year of Our Lord 2006

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
unknown77.3RetiredAntoine Hayek, B.C. †Archbishop of Bāniyās {Cesarea di Filippo; Paneade} (Melkite Greek), LebanonArchbishop Emeritus
77.6RetiredGeorges Ibrahim Kwaïter, B.S. †Archbishop of Saïda (Sidone) (Melkite Greek), LebanonArchbishop Emeritus
44.4IncardinatedValdir MamedePriest of Brasília, Distrito Federal, BrazilAuxiliary Bishop
80.5ResignedEustathe Joseph MounayerCurial Bishop of Antiochia {Antioch} (Syrian), LebanonArchbishop Emeritus of Damas (Syrian), Syria
78.2RetiredAbraham Nehmé, B.C.Archbishop of Homs (-Hama-Jabrud) (Melkite Greek), SyriaArchbishop Emeritus
56.9ResignedSalvador Piñeiro García-CalderónAuxiliary Bishop of Lurín, PeruArchbishop of Ayacucho o Huamanga, Peru
2 Jan71.0ResignedJulius Riyadi Darmaatmadja, S.J.Bishop of Indonesia, MilitaryCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Jakarta, Indonesia
55.4AppointedIgnatius Suharyo HardjoatmodjoBishop of Indonesia, MilitaryArchbishop of Jakarta, Indonesia
3 Jan50.9ConfirmedAntonios Aziz MinaBishop of Guizeh (Coptic), Egypt
61.5AppointedJohn BuraAuxiliary Bishop of Philadelphia (Ukrainian), Pennsylvania, USA
61.5AppointedJohn BuraTitular Bishop of LimisaAuxiliary Bishop of Philadelphia (Ukrainian), Pennsylvania, USA
50.5AppointedBasil Cho Kyu-manAuxiliary Bishop of Seoul, Korea (South)
50.5AppointedBasil Cho Kyu-manTitular Bishop of Elephantaris in ProconsulariAuxiliary Bishop of Seoul, Korea (South)
51.6AppointedPaul Patrick Chomnycky, O.S.B.M.Bishop of Stamford (Ukrainian), USA
75.6RetiredBasil Harry LostenBishop of Stamford (Ukrainian), USABishop Emeritus
5 Jan73.2ResignedDenis Croteau, O.M.I.Apostolic Administrator of Whitehorse, Yukon, CanadaBishop Emeritus of Mackenzie-Fort Smith, Northwest Territories, Canada
42.9Ordained BishopDodë GjergjiBishop of Sapë, AlbaniaApostolic Administrator of Prizren, Serbia
48.5AppointedGary Michael GordonBishop of Whitehorse, Yukon, CanadaBishop of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
54.7SucceededPeter Liu Cheng-chungBishop of Kaohsiung, Taiwan
82.0RetiredPaul Shan Kuo-hsi, S.J. †Bishop of Kaohsiung, TaiwanCardinal, Bishop Emeritus
48.4AppointedAndrzej SiemieniewskiAuxiliary Bishop of Wrocław {Breslavia}, Poland
48.4AppointedAndrzej SiemieniewskiTitular Bishop of TheuziAuxiliary Bishop of Wrocław {Breslavia}, Poland
6 Jan46.9Ordained BishopOttavio Vitale, R.C.J.Bishop of Lezhë {Lesh, Alessio}, Albania
7 Jan57.5AppointedPedro Felipe Bacarreza RodríguezBishop of Los Angeles, ChileBishop of Santa Maria de Los Angeles, Chile
75.9RetiredMiguel Caviedes MedinaBishop of Los Angeles, ChileBishop Emeritus
49.8AppointedPierre-Célestin Tshitoko MambaBishop of Luebo, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
8 Jan44.4Ordained BishopAnton JamnikTitular Bishop of VinaAuxiliary Bishop of Ljubljana, Slovenia
46.7Ordained BishopJean-Marie Charles André Le VertTitular Bishop of SimidiccaBishop of Quimper [Cornouailles](-Léon), France
9 Jan75.4RetiredMichael Bzdel, C.SS.R. †Archbishop of Winnipeg (Ukrainian), Manitoba, CanadaArchbishop Emeritus
54.9AppointedLawrence Daniel Huculak, O.S.B.M.Archbishop of Winnipeg (Ukrainian), Manitoba, Canada
85.1DiedMichael Francis McAuliffeBishop Emeritus of Jefferson City, Missouri, USA
10 Jan90.2DiedAntonio de Hornedo Correa, S.J. †Bishop Emeritus of Chachapoyas, Peru
63.9AppointedFrancisco Javier Del Río SendinoBishop of Tarija, Bolivia
11 Jan67.8DiedMarko SopiApostolic Administrator of Prizren, Serbia
12 Jan53.0AppointedPaul-Siméon Ahouanan Djro, O.F.M.Coadjutor Archbishop of Bouaké, Côte d’IvoireArchbishop
13 Jan69.2Ordained BishopSantiago María García de la Rasilla Domínguez, S.J.Titular Bishop of VoncariaVicar Apostolic Emeritus of Jaén en Peru o San Francisco Javier
14 Jan57.1Ordained BishopJuan de Dios Hernández Ruiz, S.J.Titular Bishop of Cures SabinorumAuxiliary Bishop of San Cristobal de la Habana, Cuba
77.3RetiredKuriakose KunnacherryArchbishop of Kottayam (Syro-Malabarese), IndiaArchbishop Emeritus
47.7AppointedRoberto Calara MallariAuxiliary Bishop of San Fernando, PhilippinesBishop of San Jose, Philippines
47.7AppointedRoberto Calara MallariTitular Bishop of ErdoniaBishop of San Jose, Philippines
52.8SucceededMathew Moolakkattu, O.S.B.Archbishop of Kottayam (Syro-Malabarese), India
55.5AppointedMarlo Mendoza PeraltaCoadjutor Bishop of Alaminos, PhilippinesArchbishop of Nueva Segovia, Philippines
16 Jan62.1AppointedJohn Hung Shan-chuan, S.V.D.Bishop of Kiayi, TaiwanArchbishop of Taipei, Taiwan
86.9DiedCarlos Stanislau Schmitt, O.F.M. †Bishop Emeritus of Dourados, Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil
75.6RetiredRené Pierre Louis Joseph SéjournéBishop of Saint-Flour, FranceBishop Emeritus
17 Jan75.5RetiredBelarmino Correa Yepes, M.X.Y.Bishop of San José del Guaviare, ColombiaBishop Emeritus
62.7AppointedJaime Enrique Duque Correa, M.X.Y. †Bishop of El Banco, Colombia
52.7AppointedPaul Hwang Chul-sooAuxiliary Bishop of Busan {Pusan}, Korea (South)Bishop
52.7AppointedPaul Hwang Chul-sooTitular Bishop of Vicus PacatiBishop of Busan {Pusan}, Korea (South)
51.3Ordained BishopHéctor Luis Morales SánchezPrelate of Huautla, Oaxaca, MéxicoBishop of Netzahualcóyotl, México, México
59.4AppointedGuillermo Orozco MontoyaBishop of San José del Guaviare, ColombiaBishop of Girardota, Colombia
40.2IncardinatedLuis Gabriel Ramírez DíazPriest of El Banco, ColombiaBishop
18 Jan55.6AppointedRemídio José BohnAuxiliary Bishop of Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilBishop of Cachoeira do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
55.6AppointedRemídio José BohnTitular Bishop of Uchi MaiusBishop of Cachoeira do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
60.0Ordained BishopPierre Nguyên Văn Dê, S.D.B.Titular Bishop of AmmaedaraBishop of Thái Binh, Viet Nam
62.3AppointedAlessandro Carmelo Ruffinoni, C.S.Auxiliary Bishop of Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, BrazilBishop of Caxias do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
62.3AppointedAlessandro Carmelo Ruffinoni, C.S.Titular Bishop of Furnos MaiorBishop of Caxias do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
19 Jan74.1DiedAlexander Soetandio DjajasiswajaBishop of Bandung, Indonesia
20 Jan46.1AppointedIvan Tilak JayasunderaBishop of Ratnapura, Sri LankaFormer Bishop-Elect
58.6Ordained BishopRalph Walker NicklessBishop of Sioux City, Iowa, USA
82.1DiedPio Taofinu’u, S.M. †Cardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Samoa-Apia, Samoa, Pacific (Oceania)
21 Jan68.8AppointedAntonio FrancoApostolic Nuncio to IsraelApostolic Nuncio Emeritus
68.8AppointedAntonio FrancoApostolic Nuncio to CyprusApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Israel
68.8AppointedAntonio FrancoApostolic Delegate to Jerusalem and PalestineApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Israel
87.5RetiredPaul Lê Dac TrongAuxiliary Bishop of Hà Nôi, Viet NamAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
58.9AppointedSmaragde MbonyintegeBishop of Kabgayi, Rwanda
22 Jan50.9InstalledAntonios Aziz MinaBishop of Guizeh (Coptic), Egypt
48.9Ordained BishopMario GrechBishop of Gozo, Malta
65.4Ordained BishopJean-Paul Mary MathieuBishop of Saint-Dié, France
63.3Ordained BishopLino PizziBishop of Forli-Bertinoro, Italy
23 Jan62.5SucceededCornelius Fontem EsuaArchbishop of Bamenda, Cameroon
39.2IncardinatedValentine Tsamma SeanePriest of Gaborone, BotswanaBishop
75.0RetiredPaul Mbiybe VerdzekovArchbishop of Bamenda, CameroonArchbishop Emeritus
24 Jan48.5AppointedNicolas GirasoliTitular Archbishop of Egnazia AppulaApostolic Nuncio to Antigua and Barbuda, Antilles
48.5AppointedNicolas GirasoliApostolic Nuncio to ZambiaApostolic Nuncio to Antigua and Barbuda, Antilles
48.5AppointedNicolas GirasoliApostolic Nuncio to MalawiApostolic Nuncio to Antigua and Barbuda, Antilles
43.2AppointedVíctor Manuel Ochoa CadavidAuxiliary Bishop of Medellín, ColombiaBishop of Málaga-Soatá, Colombia
43.2AppointedVíctor Manuel Ochoa CadavidTitular Bishop of San LeoneBishop of Málaga-Soatá, Colombia
25 Jan50.6Ordained BishopBasil Cho Kyu-manTitular Bishop of Elephantaris in ProconsulariAuxiliary Bishop of Seoul, Korea (South)
50.9Ordained BishopJosé Leopoldo González GonzálezTitular Bishop of ThuburnicaAuxiliary Bishop of Guadalajara, Jalisco, México
56.3AppointedAnthony Ireri Mukobo, I.M.C.Vicar Apostolic of Isiolo, Kenya
45.2Ordained BishopAlexander King SampleBishop of Marquette, Michigan, USAArchbishop of Portland in Oregon, USA
27 Jan73.8AppointedMarco Dino Brogi, O.F.M.Official of the Secretariat of State
61.2InstalledFrancisco Cases AndreuBishop of Islas Canarias {Canary Islands}, Spain
28 Jan53.8AppointedRodrigo Aguilar MartínezBishop of Tehuacán, Puebla, México
59.0AppointedVincenzo ApicellaBishop of Velletri-Segni, Italy
75.0RetiredJacques Louis Antoine Marie DavidBishop of Evreux, FranceBishop Emeritus
76.0RetiredAndrea Maria Erba, B.Bishop of Velletri-Segni, ItalyBishop Emeritus
59.1AppointedVincent KympatBishop of Jowai, India
50.5AppointedPaul Alois LakraBishop of Gumla, India
50.0AppointedVictor LyngdohBishop of Nongstoin, India
57.6SucceededChristian Philippe Pierre Robert NourrichardBishop of Evreux, France
61.0AppointedBenedetto TuziaAuxiliary Bishop of Roma {Rome}, ItalyBishop of Orvieto-Todi, Italy
61.0AppointedBenedetto TuziaTitular Bishop of NepetaBishop of Orvieto-Todi, Italy
29 Jan63.4Ordained BishopPaul Kenjiro KoriyamaBishop of Kagoshima, Japan
63.3InstalledLino PizziBishop of Forli-Bertinoro, Italy
30 Jan78.5DiedGiovanni CeiranoApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Denmark
31 Jan58.3AppointedClement TirkeyBishop of Jalpaiguri, India
1 Feb49.0AppointedJosé Luiz Ferreira Salles, C.SS.R.Auxiliary Bishop of Fortaleza, Ceara, BrazilBishop of Pesqueira, Pernambuco, Brazil
49.0AppointedJosé Luiz Ferreira Salles, C.SS.R.Titular Bishop of Tipasa in NumidiaBishop of Pesqueira, Pernambuco, Brazil
2 Feb52.6Ordained BishopJohn Stanley Kenneth ArnoldTitular Bishop of LindisfarnaBishop of Salford, England, Great Britain
52.0AppointedJosé Colin Mendoza BagaforoAuxiliary Bishop of Cotabato, Philippines
52.0AppointedJosé Colin Mendoza BagaforoTitular Bishop of Vazari-DiddaAuxiliary Bishop of Cotabato, Philippines
64.5AppointedAnthony ChirayathBishop of Sagar (Syro-Malabarese), India
76.0RetiredThomas John GumbletonAuxiliary Bishop of Detroit, Michigan, USAAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
51.6AppointedPeter MachadoBishop of Belgaum, India
75.8RetiredJoseph Pastor Neelankavil, C.M.I.Bishop of Sagar (Syro-Malabarese), IndiaBishop Emeritus
63.6Ordained BishopGeorge James RassasTitular Bishop of ReperiAuxiliary Bishop of Chicago, Illinois, USA
50.8Ordained BishopMarian RojekTitular Bishop of TisediBishop of Zamość-Lubaczów, Poland
3 Feb82.1DiedIvan ChomaTitular Bishop of Patara
63.8AppointedJohn Choi Young-suCoadjutor Archbishop of Daegu {Taegu}, Korea (South)Archbishop Emeritus
72.7ResignedRafael Eleuterio ReyBishop of Zárate-Campana, ArgentinaBishop Emeritus
42.7AppointedOscar Domingo SarlingaBishop of Zárate-Campana, Argentina
4 Feb50.6AppointedJohn Barwa, S.V.D.Coadjutor Bishop of Rourkela, IndiaArchbishop of Cuttack-Bhubaneswar, India
48.8Ordained BishopPaulo Roberto BelotoBishop of Formosa, Goias, BrazilBishop of Franca, Sao Paulo, Brazil
49.9Ordained BishopJózef Piotr KupnyTitular Bishop of VanarionaArchbishop of Wrocław {Breslavia}, Poland
5 Feb94.2DiedDavid de Sousa, O.F.M. †Archbishop Emeritus of Évora, Portugal
50.5Ordained BishopMichel Armand Alexis Jean PansardBishop of Chartres, France
92.0DiedAntonio Maria TraviaAlmoner Emeritus of the Office of Papal Charities
56.5Ordained BishopRafael Zornoza BoyTitular Bishop of MentesaBishop of Cádiz y Ceuta, Spain
7 Feb66.1SelectedElias ChacourArchbishop of Akka [San Giovanni d’Acri; Tolemaide] (Melkite Greek), IsraelArchbishop Emeritus
48.6ResignedGeorges Nicolas Haddad, S.M.S.P.Apostolic Administrator of Akka [San Giovanni d’Acri; Tolemaide] (Melkite Greek), IsraelArchbishop of Bāniyās {Cesarea di Filippo; Paneade} (Melkite Greek), Lebanon
8 Feb50.5AppointedDominique Marie Jean Denis YouBishop of Santíssima Conceição do Araguaia, Brazil
9 Feb59.8AppointedGeorges Michel BakarProtosyncellus of Jerusalem {Gerusalemme} (Melkite Greek), PalestineProtosyncellus of Egypt, Sudan, and South Sudan (Melkite Greek)
59.8AppointedGeorges Michel BakarTitular Archbishop of Pelusium dei Greco-MelkitiProtosyncellus of Egypt, Sudan, and South Sudan (Melkite Greek)
59.8AppointedGeorges Michel BakarAuxiliary Bishop of Antiochia {Antioch} (Melkite Greek), SyriaProtosyncellus of Egypt, Sudan, and South Sudan (Melkite Greek)
55.5AppointedIsidore Battikha, B.A.Archbishop of Homs (-Hama-Jabrud) (Melkite Greek), SyriaArchbishop Emeritus
77.9DiedRoger Marie Albert FromentBishop Emeritus of Tulle, France
47.9AppointedFranz ScharlAuxiliary Bishop of Wien {Vienna}, Austria
47.9AppointedFranz ScharlTitular Bishop of IerafiAuxiliary Bishop of Wien {Vienna}, Austria
11 Feb69.0Ordained BishopSimon Atallah, O.A.M.Bishop of Baalbek-Deir El-Ahmar (Maronite), Lebanon
62.1Ordained BishopGeorges Bou-Jaoudé (Aboujaoudé), C.M.Archbishop of Tripoli del Libano {Tarabulus} (Maronite)
46.2AppointedTadeusz BronakowskiAuxiliary Bishop of Łomża, Poland
46.2AppointedTadeusz BronakowskiTitular Bishop of Tigisi in MauretaniaAuxiliary Bishop of Łomża, Poland
62.5Ordained BishopFrançois Eid, O.M.M.Bishop of Le Caire {Cairo} (Maronite), EgyptBishop Emeritus
59.7AppointedAndré GazailleAuxiliary Bishop of Montréal, Québec, CanadaBishop of Nicolet, Québec, Canada
59.7AppointedAndré GazailleTitular Bishop of VagaBishop of Nicolet, Québec, Canada
61.6AppointedLionel Gendron, P.S.S.Auxiliary Bishop of Montréal, Québec, CanadaBishop of Saint-Jean-Longueuil, Québec, Canada
61.6AppointedLionel Gendron, P.S.S.Titular Bishop of TagaseBishop of Saint-Jean-Longueuil, Québec, Canada
55.0InstalledLawrence Daniel Huculak, O.S.B.M.Archbishop of Winnipeg (Ukrainian), Manitoba, Canada
49.4AppointedPeter Joseph HundtAuxiliary Bishop of Toronto, Ontario, CanadaBishop of Corner Brook and Labrador, Newfoundland, Canada
49.4AppointedPeter Joseph HundtTitular Bishop of Tarasa in ByzacenaBishop of Corner Brook and Labrador, Newfoundland, Canada
46.0AppointedJoaquim Giovanni Mol GuimarãesAuxiliary Bishop of Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
46.0AppointedJoaquim Giovanni Mol GuimarãesTitular Bishop of GaltelliAuxiliary Bishop of Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
45.2Ordained BishopElias NassarBishop of Saïda (Sidone) (Maronite), Lebanon
57.4Ordained BishopMartin Dada Abejide OlorunmoluBishop of Lokoja, Nigeria
50.8AppointedAloísio Jorge Pena VitralAuxiliary Bishop of Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, BrazilBishop of Teófilo Otoni, Minas Gerais, Brazil
50.8AppointedAloísio Jorge Pena VitralTitular Bishop of Thubursicum-BureBishop of Teófilo Otoni, Minas Gerais, Brazil
75.2RetiredJude Saint-AntoineAuxiliary Bishop of Montréal, Québec, CanadaAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
48.5Ordained BishopAndrzej SiemieniewskiTitular Bishop of TheuziAuxiliary Bishop of Wrocław {Breslavia}, Poland
63.4InstalledNorbert TrelleBishop of Hildesheim, Germany
76.0RetiredTadeusz Józef ZawistowskiAuxiliary Bishop of Łomża, PolandAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
12 Feb59.7InstalledOdon Marie Arsène RazanakolonaArchbishop of Antananarivo, Madagascar
13 Feb61.2AppointedEdmundo Ponziano Valenzuela Mellid, S.D.B.Vicar Apostolic of Chaco Paraguayo, ParaguayArchbishop of Asunción, Paraguay
61.2AppointedEdmundo Ponziano Valenzuela Mellid, S.D.B.Titular Bishop of UzalisArchbishop of Asunción, Paraguay
14 Feb49.9Ordained BishopPaul HendricksTitular Bishop of RossmarkaeumAuxiliary Bishop of Southwark, England, Great Britain
58.7Ordained BishopPatrick Kevin Lynch, SS.CC.Titular Bishop of CastrumAuxiliary Bishop of Southwark, England, Great Britain
64.1InstalledAlejo Zavala CastroBishop of Chilpancingo-Chilapa, Guerrero, México
15 Feb38.9Ordained BishopBohdan Dzyurakh, C.SS.R.Titular Bishop of VagadaCurial Bishop of Kyiv-Halyč {Kiev} (Ukrainian), Ukraine
68.4AppointedMichael Louis Fitzgerald, M. Afr.Apostolic Nuncio to Egypt, Arab Republic ofApostolic Nuncio Emeritus
69.6InstalledGeorge Hugh NiederauerArchbishop of San Francisco, California, USAArchbishop Emeritus
17 Feb55.4Ordained BishopRandolph Roque CalvoBishop of Reno, Nevada, USA
66.2ConfirmedElias ChacourArchbishop of Akka [San Giovanni d’Acri; Tolemaide] (Melkite Greek), IsraelArchbishop Emeritus
50.8AppointedLorenzo GhizzoniAuxiliary Bishop of Reggio Emilia-Guastalla, ItalyArchbishop of Ravenna-Cervia, Italy
50.8AppointedLorenzo GhizzoniTitular Bishop of OttanaArchbishop of Ravenna-Cervia, Italy
18 Feb48.8InstalledPaulo Roberto BelotoBishop of Formosa, Goias, BrazilBishop of Franca, Sao Paulo, Brazil
62.4ResignedJuan Godayol Colom, S.D.B.Prelate of Ayaviri, PeruPrelate Emeritus
42.7InstalledOscar Domingo SarlingaBishop of Zárate-Campana, Argentina
41.5AppointedKay Martin Schmalhausen Panizo, S.C.V.Prelate of Ayaviri, Peru
68.1AppointedRémi Joseph Gustave Sainte-Marie, M. Afr.Coadjutor Bishop of Lilongwe, MalawiArchbishop Emeritus of Lilongwe, Malawi
93.6DiedManuel Tavares de AraújoBishop Emeritus of Caicó, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
20 Feb51.7InstalledPaul Patrick Chomnycky, O.S.B.M.Bishop of Stamford (Ukrainian), USA
84.0DiedPaul Casimir MarcinkusPresident Emeritus of the Pontifical Commission for Vatican City State
21 Feb61.6Ordained BishopJohn BuraTitular Bishop of LimisaAuxiliary Bishop of Philadelphia (Ukrainian), Pennsylvania, USA
52.1AppointedEduardo Eliseo MartínBishop of Villa de la Concepción del Río Cuarto, ArgentinaArchbishop of Rosario, Argentina
75.5RetiredRamón Artemio StaffolaniBishop of Villa de la Concepción del Río Cuarto, ArgentinaBishop Emeritus
22 Feb50.8Ordained BishopJosé Rafael Quirós QuirósBishop of Limón, Costa RicaArchbishop of San José de Costa Rica
46.0Ordained BishopJosé Guadalupe Torres CamposTitular Bishop of QuizaBishop of Ciudad Juárez, Chihuahua, México
24 Feb64.6Ordained BishopJuan Frausto PallaresTitular Bishop of VagrautaAuxiliary Bishop of León, Guanajuato, México
52.8Ordained BishopPaul Hwang Chul-sooTitular Bishop of Vicus PacatiBishop of Busan {Pusan}, Korea (South)
87.1DiedForsenio Vezzani, M.I. †Superior General Emeritus of Order of the Ministers of the Sick
75.8DiedDesmond A. WilliamsAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Dublin, Ireland
25 Feb49.5Ordained BishopAugustine Obiora AkubezeBishop of Uromi, NigeriaArchbishop of Benin City, Nigeria
66.2Ordained BishopElias ChacourArchbishop of Akka [San Giovanni d’Acri; Tolemaide] (Melkite Greek), IsraelArchbishop Emeritus
80.4RetiredMichael J. Cleary, C.S.Sp.Bishop of Banjul, GambiaBishop Emeritus
97.7DiedFlorencio Coronado Romani, C.SS.R. †Bishop Emeritus of Huancavélica, Peru
62.8Ordained BishopJaime Enrique Duque Correa, M.X.Y. †Bishop of El Banco, Colombia
64.0AppointedRobert Patrick Ellison, C.S.Sp.Bishop of Banjul, Gambia
59.8AppointedFernando FiloniApostolic Nuncio to PhilippinesCardinal, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples
52.4Ordained BishopJoércio Gonçalves Pereira, C.SS.R.Coadjutor Prelate of Coari, Amazonas, BrazilPrelate Emeritus
55.0Ordained BishopPaulo Mendes PeixotoBishop of São José do Rio Preto, Sao Paulo, BrazilArchbishop of Uberaba, Minas Gerais, Brazil
58.3Ordained BishopJosé María Yanguas SanzBishop of Cuenca, Spain
26 Feb59.6Ordained BishopDionisio Lachovicz (Liakhovych), O.S.B.M.Titular Bishop of EgnatiaAuxiliary Bishop of Kyiv-Halyč {Kiev} (Ukrainian), Ukraine
44.0Ordained BishopMeron Mazur, O.S.B.M.Titular Bishop of SimitthuBishop of Imaculada Conceição in Prudentópolis (Ukrainian), Brazil
51.7Ordained BishopGeorge Palliparampil (Palliparambil), S.D.B.Bishop of Miao, India
69.4InstalledFabriciano SigampaArchbishop of Resistencia, ArgentinaArchbishop Emeritus
63.7Ordained BishopBarry Alexander Anthony Wood, O.M.I.Titular Bishop of BabraAuxiliary Bishop of Durban, South Africa
27 Feb59.1Ordained BishopDavid Raymond ChobyBishop of Nashville, Tennessee, USA
28 Feb56.7SucceededDaniel Nicholas DiNardoCardinal, Archbishop of Galveston-Houston, Texas, USA
75.0RetiredJoseph Anthony FiorenzaArchbishop of Galveston-Houston, Texas, USAArchbishop Emeritus
62.2Ordained BishopJohn Hung Shan-chuan, S.V.D.Bishop of Kiayi, TaiwanArchbishop of Taipei, Taiwan
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