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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
1 Nov 202273.1ResignedLudwig SchickArchbishop of BambergArchbishop Emeritus
2 Nov 202255.6AppointedHerwig GösslAdministrator of BambergArchbishop
8 Nov 202266.5ResignedJohannes BündgensAuxiliary Bishop of AachenAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
18 Nov 202281.0RetiredLucio Alfert, O.M.I.Vicar Apostolic of Pilcomayo, ParaguayVicar Apostolic Emeritus
67.5AppointedMiguel Fritz, O.M.I.Apostolic Administrator of Pilcomayo, Paraguay
19 Nov 202250.4ProfessedAntuan Ilgit, S.J.Priest of Society of JesusAuxiliary Bishop of Anatolia, Turkey
19 Dec 202285.2DiedErwin Josef EnderApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Germany
31 Dec 202295.7DiedJoseph RatzingerPope Emeritus of Roma {Rome}, Italy
3 Jan 202382.6DiedNorbert WerbsAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Hamburg
10 Jan 202348.7AppointedDaniel PachoUnder Secretary of the Secretariat of State
17 Jan 202378.5DiedJohn BuraAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Philadelphia (Ukrainian), Pennsylvania, USA
22 Jan 202376.1DiedBernd Joachim UhlAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Freiburg im Breisgau
28 Feb 202366.5CeasedGeorg GänsweinPrefect of the Prefecture of the Papal HouseholdPrefect Emeritus
7 Mar 202369.4CeasedReinhard MarxMember of the Council of CardinalsCardinal, Archbishop of München und Freising {Munich}
25 Mar 202372.1ResignedFranz-Josef Hermann BodeBishop of OsnabrückBishop Emeritus
26 Mar 202388.9DiedKarl-Josef RauberCardinal, Apostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Belgium
9 Apr 202376.4RetiredBernhard Hasslberger (Haßlberger)Auxiliary Bishop of München und Freising {Munich}Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus
14 May 202386.7DiedKarl Bernhard Hesse, M.S.C. †Archbishop Emeritus of Rabaul, Papua New Guinea
11 Jul 202381.7DiedHans-Jochen JaschkeAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Hamburg
28 Aug 202351.1AppointedAntuan Ilgit, S.J.Auxiliary Bishop of Anatolia, Turkey
51.1AppointedAntuan Ilgit, S.J.Titular Bishop of TubernucaAuxiliary Bishop of Anatolia, Turkey
2 Oct 202375.0RetiredNikolaus SchwerdtfegerAuxiliary Bishop of HildesheimAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
22 Oct 202395.5DiedAlfred KleinermeilertAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Trier
24 Oct 202359.6ResignedGrzegorz KaszakBishop of Sosnowiec, PolandBishop Emeritus
25 Nov 202351.4Ordained BishopAntuan Ilgit, S.J.Titular Bishop of TubernucaAuxiliary Bishop of Anatolia, Turkey
4 Dec 202375.0RetiredGebhard FürstBishop of Rottenburg-StuttgartBishop Emeritus
9 Dec 202356.7AppointedUdo Markus BentzArchbishop of Paderborn
56.7AppointedHerwig GösslArchbishop of Bamberg
19 Dec 202376.6RetiredHeinz Wilhelm Steckling, O.M.I.Bishop of Ciudad del Este, ParaguayBishop Emeritus
27 Dec 202377.3RetiredNorbert Klemens Strotmann Hoppe, M.S.C.Bishop of Chosica, PeruBishop Emeritus
31 Jan 202444.5AppointedMatthias AmbrosUnder Secretary of the Dicastery for Culture and Education
10 Feb 202478.2RetiredMartin Albert Happe, M. Afr.Bishop of Nouakchott, MauritaniaBishop Emeritus
14 Feb 202491.2DiedWolfgang WeiderAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Berlin
24 Feb 202475.0RetiredFranz Josef GebertAuxiliary Bishop of TrierAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
25 Feb 202495.9DiedKlaus DickAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Köln {Cologne}
2 Mar 202457.0InstalledHerwig GösslArchbishop of Bamberg
10 Mar 202457.0InstalledUdo Markus BentzArchbishop of Paderborn

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