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The Year of Our Lord 2013

Bishop Events

December


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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
Dec75.0RetiredJanusz BolonekApostolic Nuncio to BulgariaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus
75.0RetiredJanusz BolonekApostolic Nuncio to MacedoniaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Bulgaria
1 Dec72.5DiedFernando Sabogal VianaAuxiliary Bishop of Bogotá, Colombia
70.8DiedAntônio Lino da Silva DinisBishop of Itumbiara, Goias, Brazil
3 Dec80.2RetiredAntonio Bayter Abud, M.X.Y.Vicar Apostolic of Inírida, ColombiaVicar Apostolic Emeritus
47.6AppointedJoselito Carreño Quiñonez, M.X.Y.Vicar Apostolic of Inírida, Colombia
47.6AppointedJoselito Carreño Quiñonez, M.X.Y.Titular Bishop of Paria in ProconsolareVicar Apostolic of Inírida, Colombia
45.4AppointedCarlos Alberto Correa MartínezVicar Apostolic of Guapi, Colombia
45.4AppointedCarlos Alberto Correa MartínezTitular Bishop of SeverianaVicar Apostolic of Guapi, Colombia
55.8InstalledRaphy ManjalyBishop of Allahabad, India
77.9ResignedIgnatius MenezesApostolic Administrator of Allahabad, IndiaBishop Emeritus of Ajmer, India
47.1AppointedCarlos Alberto Novoa de Agustini, O.F.M. Cap.Auxiliary Bishop of Lomas de Zamora, ArgentinaFormer Auxiliary Bishop-Elect
47.1AppointedCarlos Alberto Novoa de Agustini, O.F.M. Cap.Titular Bishop of MasclianaeFormer Auxiliary Bishop-Elect of Lomas de Zamora, Argentina
63.7AppointedJorge VázquezAuxiliary Bishop of Lomas de Zamora, Argentina
63.7AppointedJorge VázquezTitular Bishop of Castra NovaAuxiliary Bishop of Lomas de Zamora, Argentina
4 Dec58.1Ordained BishopKurt Richard BurnetteBishop of Passaic (Ruthenian), New Jersey, USA
5 Dec57.4InstalledJulito Buhisan CortesBishop of Dumaguete, Philippines
6 Dec52.9AppointedTomás López DuránAuxiliary Bishop of Puebla de los Ángeles, Puebla, México
52.9AppointedTomás López DuránTitular Bishop of SociaAuxiliary Bishop of Puebla de los Ángeles, Puebla, México
76.9RetiredAlessandro Pagani, S.M.M.Bishop of Mangochi, MalawiBishop Emeritus
46.8AppointedRutilo Felipe Pozos LorenziniAuxiliary Bishop of Puebla de los Ángeles, Puebla, México
46.8AppointedRutilo Felipe Pozos LorenziniTitular Bishop of SatafisAuxiliary Bishop of Puebla de los Ángeles, Puebla, México
55.9AppointedMontfort Stima (Sitima)Bishop of Mangochi, Malawi
7 Dec48.7AppointedGeorges BizimanaCoadjutor Bishop of Bubanza, Burundi
45.6Ordained BishopÁureo Patricio Bonilla Bonilla, O.F.M.Titular Bishop of BidaVicar Apostolic of Galápagos, Ecuador
54.8Ordained BishopJózef GórzyńskiTitular Bishop of LeontiumAuxiliary Bishop of Warszawa {Warsaw}, Poland
50.4Ordained BishopValerio LazzeriBishop of Lugano, Switzerland
55.6Ordained BishopRafał MarkowskiTitular Bishop of ObbaAuxiliary Bishop of Warszawa {Warsaw}, Poland
54.2AppointedRudolf PierskałaAuxiliary Bishop of Opole, Poland
54.2AppointedRudolf PierskałaTitular Bishop of SeminaAuxiliary Bishop of Opole, Poland
8 Dec55.6InstalledSébastien-Joseph Muyengo MulombeBishop of Uvira, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
9 Dec45.3Ordained BishopAndrew Harmon CozzensTitular Bishop of BisicaAuxiliary Bishop of Saint Paul and Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
78.1RetiredPetr EsterkaAuxiliary Bishop of Brno, Czech RepublicAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
59.8AppointedSimon Kaipuram, C.M.Bishop of Balasore, India
77.9RetiredThomas Thiruthalil, C.M.Bishop of Balasore, IndiaBishop Emeritus
75.0RetiredJózef ZawitkowskiAuxiliary Bishop of Łowicz, PolandAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
10 Dec45.3AppointedUrban Federer, O.S.B.Abbot of Maria Einsiedeln, Switzerland
58.2AppointedJesús Fernández GonzálezAuxiliary Bishop of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
58.2AppointedJesús Fernández GonzálezTitular Bishop of RotdonAuxiliary Bishop of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
11 Dec60.1Ordained BishopNarciso Villaver Abellana, M.S.C.Bishop of Romblon, Philippines
62.7AppointedStephen RobsonBishop of Dunkeld, Scotland, Great Britain
12 Dec56.6AppointedFrancis Victor BestionBishop of Tulle, France
75.4RetiredBernard Louis Marie CharrierBishop of Tulle, FranceBishop Emeritus
63.2AppointedJoseph Richard KopaczBishop of Jackson, Mississippi, USA
76.1RetiredJoseph Nunzio LatinoBishop of Jackson, Mississippi, USABishop Emeritus
76.6RetiredMichael David Pfeifer, O.M.I.Bishop of San Angelo, Texas, USABishop Emeritus
53.9AppointedMichael James SisBishop of San Angelo, Texas, USA
13 Dec47.7AppointedJosé Francisco González GonzálezBishop of Campeche, México
47.2ResignedCarlos Alberto Novoa de Agustini, O.F.M. Cap.Auxiliary Bishop-Elect of Lomas de Zamora, ArgentinaFormer Auxiliary Bishop-Elect
47.2ResignedCarlos Alberto Novoa de Agustini, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop-Elect of MasclianaeFormer Auxiliary Bishop-Elect of Lomas de Zamora, Argentina
75.0RetiredMurphy Nicholas Xavier PakiamArchbishop of Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaArchbishop Emeritus
14 Dec77.2RetiredManuel Gerardo Donoso Donoso, SS.CC.Archbishop of La Serena, ChileArchbishop Emeritus
59.3Ordained BishopAldo GiordanoTitular Archbishop of TamadaApostolic Nuncio to Venezuela
77.8ResignedLeone Morinelli, O.S.B.Apostolic Administrator of Santissima Trinità di Cava de’ Tirreni, ItalyApostolic Administrator Emeritus
52.4AppointedMichele Petruzzelli, O.S.B.Abbot of Santissima Trinità di Cava de’ Tirreni, Italy
60.9AppointedJan PiotrowskiAuxiliary Bishop of Tarnów, PolandBishop of Kielce, Poland
60.9AppointedJan PiotrowskiTitular Bishop of SinitisBishop of Kielce, Poland
55.2AppointedRené Osvaldo Rebolledo SalinasArchbishop of La Serena, Chile
59.1AppointedStanisław SalaterskiAuxiliary Bishop of Tarnów, Poland
59.1AppointedStanisław SalaterskiTitular Bishop of TigillavaAuxiliary Bishop of Tarnów, Poland
15 Dec60.7InstalledMariano CrociataBishop of Latina-Terracina-Sezze-Priverno, Italy
52.3Ordained BishopMark Andrew HagemoenBishop of Mackenzie-Fort Smith, Northwest Territories, Canada
53.5Ordained BishopJoão Inácio Müller, O.F.M.Bishop of Lorena, Sao Paulo, Brazil
60.9SucceededGeorges Varkey Puthiyakulangara, M.E.P.Bishop of Port-Bergé, Madagascar
74.1ResignedArmand ToasyBishop of Port-Bergé, MadagascarBishop Emeritus
16 Dec64.7InstalledLeonard Paul BlairArchbishop of Hartford, Connecticut, USA
17 Dec87.8DiedĀrvaldis Andrejs BrumanisBishop Emeritus of Liepāja, Latvia
87.2DiedRicardo María Carles GordóCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Barcelona, Spain
49.1AppointedJohn Francis DoerflerBishop of Marquette, Michigan, USA
18 Dec65.5AppointedLuigi BonazziApostolic Nuncio to Canada
67.5AppointedRobert Peter DeeleyBishop of Portland, Maine, USA
19 Dec55.0AppointedJean-Marc Noël AvelineAuxiliary Bishop of Marseille, France
55.0AppointedJean-Marc Noël AvelineTitular Bishop of SimidiccaAuxiliary Bishop of Marseille, France
49.7AppointedGabriel Bernardo BarbaBishop of Gregorio de Laferrere, Argentina
75.8RetiredJuan Horacio SuárezBishop of Gregorio de Laferrere, ArgentinaBishop Emeritus
20 Dec55.7AppointedAlfredo José Espinoza Mateus, S.D.B.Bishop of Loja, Ecuador
21 Dec62.5AppointedCharles Daniel BalvoApostolic Nuncio to South SudanApostolic Nuncio to Kenya
48.5Ordained BishopJoseph GébaraCoadjutor Bishop of Nossa Senhora do Paraíso em São Paulo (Melkite Greek), Sao Paulo, BrazilBishop
53.4Ordained BishopPierre Laurent Jubinville, C.S.Sp.Bishop of San Pedro, Paraguay
75.0RetiredAurelio José Kühn Hergenreder, O.F.M.Prelate of Deán Funes, ArgentinaPrelate Emeritus
51.1Ordained BishopAilton MenegussiBishop of Crateús, Ceara, Brazil
52.2Ordained BishopEugeniusz Mirosław PopowiczTitular Bishop of Horrea CoeliaAuxiliary Bishop of Przemyśl-Warszawa {-Warsaw} (Ukrainian), Poland
54.1AppointedWiesław SzlachetkaAuxiliary Bishop of Gdańsk, Poland
54.1AppointedWiesław SzlachetkaTitular Bishop of VageataAuxiliary Bishop of Gdańsk, Poland
50.1SucceededGustavo Gabriel ZurbriggenPrelate of Deán Funes, Argentina
22 Dec45.3InstalledUrban Federer, O.S.B.Abbot of Maria Einsiedeln, Switzerland
23 Dec61.5AppointedVicente Bokalic Iglic, C.M.Bishop of Santiago del Estero, Argentina
75.1RetiredFrancisco Polti SantillánBishop of Santiago del Estero, ArgentinaBishop Emeritus
67.6SelectedBosco PuthurBishop of Saint Thomas the Apostle of Melbourne (Syro-Malabarese), Australia
88.2DiedFrancisco Manuel VieiraBishop Emeritus of Osasco, Sao Paulo, Brazil
24 Dec80.7DiedSoane Lilo Foliaki, S.M. †Bishop Emeritus of Tonga, Pacific (Oceania)
76.1RetiredGuillermo Loría GaritaBishop of San Isidro de El General, Costa RicaBishop Emeritus
68.1AppointedGabriel Enrique Montero Umaña, O.F.M. Conv.Bishop of San Isidro de El General, Costa Rica
27 Dec53.0Ordained BishopPedro Javier Torres AliagaTitular Bishop of Castellum in NumidiaAuxiliary Bishop of Córdoba, Argentina
28 Dec62.2AppointedPeter Abir AntonysamyBishop of Sultanpet, India
29 Dec63.8Ordained BishopJorge VázquezTitular Bishop of Castra NovaAuxiliary Bishop of Lomas de Zamora, Argentina
30 Dec52.4AppointedPeter Chung Soon-taek, O.C.D.Auxiliary Bishop of Seoul, Korea (South)
52.4AppointedPeter Chung Soon-taek, O.C.D.Titular Bishop of TamazucaAuxiliary Bishop of Seoul, Korea (South)
63.5AppointedMarlo Mendoza PeraltaArchbishop of Nueva Segovia, Philippines
77.1RetiredErnesto Antolin SalgadoArchbishop of Nueva Segovia, PhilippinesArchbishop Emeritus
51.3AppointedTimothy Yu Gyoung-chonAuxiliary Bishop of Seoul, Korea (South)
51.3AppointedTimothy Yu Gyoung-chonTitular Bishop of PuppiAuxiliary Bishop of Seoul, Korea (South)
31 Dec77.6DiedJoaquim GonçalvesBishop Emeritus of Vila Real, Portugal

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