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Recent Bishop Events


DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
3 May 199270.3Ordained BishopYohannes WoldegiorgisTitular Bishop of FormaVicar Apostolic of Meki, Ethiopia
199445.4AppointedBerhaneyesus Demerew Souraphiel, C.M.Prefect of Jimma-Bonga, EthiopiaCardinal, Archbishop of Addis Abeba (Ethiopian), Ethiopia
21 Feb 199625.3Ordained DeaconFikremariam Hagos TsalimDeacon of Asmara (Ethiopian), EritreaBishop of Segheneity (Eritrean), Eritrea
21 Jul 199625.7Ordained PriestFikremariam Hagos TsalimPriest of Asmara (Ethiopian), EritreaBishop of Segheneity (Eritrean), Eritrea
7 Nov 199749.3AppointedBerhaneyesus Demerew Souraphiel, C.M.Apostolic Administrator of Addis Abeba (Ethiopian), EthiopiaCardinal, Archbishop
49.3AppointedBerhaneyesus Demerew Souraphiel, C.M.Titular Bishop of BitaCardinal, Archbishop of Addis Abeba (Ethiopian), Ethiopia
25 Jan 199849.5Ordained BishopBerhaneyesus Demerew Souraphiel, C.M.Titular Bishop of BitaCardinal, Archbishop of Addis Abeba (Ethiopian), Ethiopia
11 Sep 199877.0RetiredPaulos TzaduaArchbishop of Addis Abeba (Ethiopian), EthiopiaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
7 Jul 199950.9AppointedBerhaneyesus Demerew Souraphiel, C.M.Cardinal, Archbishop of Addis Abeba (Ethiopian), Ethiopia
26 Mar 200081.9DiedFrançois AbrahaBishop Emeritus of Asmara (Ethiopian), Eritrea
25 Jun 200152.5AppointedMenghesteab Tesfamariam, M.C.C.I.Bishop of Asmara (Ethiopian), EritreaArchbishop of Asmara (Eritrean), Eritrea
76.1RetiredZekarias YohannesBishop of Asmara (Ethiopian), EritreaBishop Emeritus
16 Sep 200152.7Ordained BishopMenghesteab Tesfamariam, M.C.C.I.Bishop of Asmara (Ethiopian), EritreaArchbishop of Asmara (Eritrean), Eritrea
16 Nov 200148.8AppointedTesfasellassie MedhinBishop of Adigrat (Ethiopian), Ethiopia
68.1ResignedKidane-Mariam TeklehaimanotBishop of Adigrat (Ethiopian), EthiopiaBishop Emeritus
20 Jan 200249.0Ordained BishopTesfasellassie MedhinBishop of Adigrat (Ethiopian), Ethiopia
19 Sep 200280.7DiedYohannes WoldegiorgisVicar Apostolic of Meki, Ethiopia
29 Jan 200351.8AppointedAbraham DestaVicar Apostolic of Meki, Ethiopia
51.8AppointedAbraham DestaTitular Bishop of Horrea AniniciVicar Apostolic of Meki, Ethiopia
10 May 200352.1Ordained BishopAbraham DestaTitular Bishop of Horrea AniniciVicar Apostolic of Meki, Ethiopia
25 Nov 200354.3AppointedMusie Ghebreghiorghis, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop of Emdeber (Ethiopian), Ethiopia
11 Dec 200382.2DiedPaulos TzaduaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Addis Abeba (Ethiopian), Ethiopia
8 Feb 200454.5Ordained BishopMusie Ghebreghiorghis, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop of Emdeber (Ethiopian), Ethiopia
15 Feb 200454.5InstalledMusie Ghebreghiorghis, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop of Emdeber (Ethiopian), Ethiopia
2 Jun 200975.7DiedKidane-Mariam TeklehaimanotBishop Emeritus of Adigrat (Ethiopian), Ethiopia
5 Jan 201050.0AppointedLisane-Christos Matheos SemahunAuxiliary Bishop of Addis Abeba (Ethiopian), EthiopiaBishop of Bahir Dar - Dessie (Ethiopian), Ethiopia
50.0AppointedLisane-Christos Matheos SemahunTitular Bishop of Mathara in NumidiaBishop of Bahir Dar - Dessie (Ethiopian), Ethiopia
18 Apr 201050.3Ordained BishopLisane-Christos Matheos SemahunTitular Bishop of Mathara in NumidiaBishop of Bahir Dar - Dessie (Ethiopian), Ethiopia
24 Feb 201241.3AppointedFikremariam Hagos TsalimBishop of Segheneity (Eritrean), Eritrea
20 May 201241.5Ordained BishopFikremariam Hagos TsalimBishop of Segheneity (Eritrean), Eritrea
27 May 201241.5InstalledFikremariam Hagos TsalimBishop of Segheneity (Eritrean), Eritrea
11 Oct 201369.8AppointedTsegaye Keneni DeraraCoadjutor Vicar Apostolic of Soddo, EthiopiaVicar Apostolic
69.8AppointedTsegaye Keneni DeraraTitular Bishop of Maximiana in ByzacenaVicar Apostolic of Soddo, Ethiopia
24 Nov 201370.0Ordained BishopTsegaye Keneni DeraraTitular Bishop of Maximiana in ByzacenaVicar Apostolic of Soddo, Ethiopia
12 Jan 201470.1SucceededTsegaye Keneni DeraraVicar Apostolic of Soddo, Ethiopia
19 Jan 201555.0AppointedLisane-Christos Matheos SemahunBishop of Bahir Dar - Dessie (Ethiopian), Ethiopia
66.0AppointedMenghesteab Tesfamariam, M.C.C.I.Archbishop of Asmara (Eritrean), Eritrea
14 Feb 201566.5AppointedBerhaneyesus Demerew Souraphiel, C.M.Cardinal-Priest of San Romano MartireCardinal, Archbishop of Addis Abeba (Ethiopian), Ethiopia
66.5Elevated to CardinalBerhaneyesus Demerew Souraphiel, C.M.Cardinal, Archbishop of Addis Abeba (Ethiopian), Ethiopia

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