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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
1 Aug32.5Ordained PriestMiguel Fernando González MariñoPriest of Santa Marta, ColombiaBishop of Espinal, Colombia
86.8DiedVito RobertiBishop Emeritus of Caserta, Italy
2 Aug29.0Ordained PriestEmery Kibal Nkufi Mansong’loo, C.P.Priest of Congregation of the PassionBishop of Kole, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
55.8Ordained BishopMosé João Pontelo, C.S.Sp.Coadjutor Bishop of Cruzeiro do Sul, Acre, BrazilBishop Emeritus
46.5Ordained BishopMelchisedec Sikuli PalukuBishop of Butembo-Beni, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
23.9Solemn VowsAliaksandr Yasheuski, S.D.B.Member of Salesians of Saint John BoscoAuxiliary Bishop of Minsk-Mohilev, Belarus
4 Aug53.9AppointedBernard-Nicolas Jean-Marie Aubertin, O. Cist.Bishop of Chartres, FranceArchbishop Emeritus of Tours, France
86.6DiedThomas Joseph McDonoughArchbishop Emeritus of Louisville, Kentucky, USA
45.8Ordained BishopConstancio Miranda WechmannBishop of Atlacomulco, México, MéxicoArchbishop of Chihuahua, México
5 Aug37.0Ordained PriestMichele Petruzzelli, O.S.B.Priest of Order of Saint BenedictAbbot of Santissima Trinità di Cava de’ Tirreni, Italy
6 Aug50.8AppointedFreddy Antonio de Jesús Bretón MartínezBishop of Baní, Dominican RepublicArchbishop of Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
48.2Ordained BishopSleiman Hajjar, B.S. †Bishop of Saint-Sauveur de Montréal (Melkite Greek), Canada
8 Aug54.2AppointedRenzo FratiniApostolic Nuncio to IndonesiaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Spain
72.9ResignedBernard Charles Ratsimamotoana, M.S. †Bishop of Morondava, MadagascarBishop Emeritus
9 Aug44.1Ordained BishopSérgio Eduardo Castriani, C.S.Sp. †Coadjutor Prelate of Tefé, Amazonas, BrazilArchbishop Emeritus of Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil
90.7DiedDamián Nicolau Roig, T.O.R. †Prelate Emeritus of Huamachuco, Peru
31.4Ordained PriestDieudonné Nzapalainga, C.S.Sp.Priest of Congregation of the Holy SpiritCardinal, Archbishop of Bangui, Central African Republic
12 Aug51.3AppointedJoão Bráz de AvizBishop of Ponta Grossa, Parana, BrazilCardinal, Prefect of the Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life
75.7RetiredHenri-François-Marie-Pierre DerouetBishop of Arras (-Boulogne-Saint-Omer), FranceBishop Emeritus
53.9AppointedJean-Paul Maurice JaegerBishop of Arras (-Boulogne-Saint-Omer), FranceBishop Emeritus
14 Aug43.7Ordained BishopMauro Aparecido dos SantosCoadjutor Bishop of Campo Mourão, Parana, BrazilArchbishop of Cascavel, Parana, Brazil
37.7Ordained DeaconBorys Andrij GudziakDeacon of Lviv (Ukrainian), UkraineArchbishop of Philadelphia (Ukrainian), Pennsylvania, USA
15 Aug30.1Ordained PriestRicardo Aldo Barreto CairoPriest of La Guaira, VenezuelaAuxiliary Bishop of Caracas, Santiago de Venezuela
29.0Ordained PriestRamón BejaranoPriest of Stockton, California, USAAuxiliary Bishop of San Diego, California, USA
52.2Ordained BishopMaurice Anthony Crowley, S.P.S.Bishop of Kitale, Kenya
32.1Ordained PriestAlfonso Gerardo Miranda GuardiolaPriest of Monterrey, Nuevo León, MéxicoAuxiliary Bishop
29.5Perpetual VowsTimoteo Solórzano Rojas, M.S.C.Member of Missionaries of the Sacred Heart of JesusAuxiliary Bishop of Trujillo, Peru
16 Aug62.2Ordained BishopAlphonse Émile GeorgerBishop of Oran, AlgeriaBishop Emeritus
32.2Ordained PriestIldevert Mathurin MouangaPriest of Kinkala, CongoBishop
47.6InstalledIrineu Roque SchererBishop of Garanhuns, Pernambuco, BrazilBishop of Joinville, Santa Catarina, Brazil
46.6Ordained BishopNorman King’oo WambuaBishop of Bungoma, KenyaBishop of Machakos, Kenya
18 Aug18.5ProfessedMykola Bychok, C.Ss.R.Member of Congregation of the Most Holy RedeemerBishop of Saints Peter and Paul of Melbourne (Ukrainian), Australia
19 Aug25.6Ordained DeaconArkadiusz TrochanowskiDeacon of Wrocław-Gdańsk (Ukrainian), PolandBishop of Olsztyn-Gdańsk (Ukrainian), Poland
20 Aug93.6DiedNicola RiezzoArchbishop Emeritus of Otranto, Italy
22 Aug52.3Ordained BishopAugustine KasujjaTitular Archbishop of Caesarea in NumidiaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Belgium
56.0AppointedOsvaldo PadillaApostolic Nuncio to NigeriaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Korea
27.9Perpetual VowsKornelius Sipayung, O.F.M. Cap.Member of Order of Friars Minor CapuchinArchbishop of Medan, Indonesia
23 Aug68.5InstalledAmédée (Antoine-Marie) Grab, O.S.B. †Bishop of Chur, SwitzerlandBishop Emeritus
28.4Ordained PriestNestor-Désiré Nongo-Aziagbia, S.M.A.Priest of Society of African MissionsBishop of Bossangoa, Central African Republic
27.7Perpetual VowsPierre Olivier Tremblay, O.M.I.Member of Oblates of Mary ImmaculateAuxiliary Bishop of Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada
25 Aug32.2Ordained PriestJohn Bosco Chang Shin-HoPriest of Daegu {Taegu}, Korea (South)Auxiliary Bishop
33.0Ordained PriestClement Mulenga, S.D.B.Priest of Salesians of Saint John BoscoBishop of Kabwe, Zambia
26 Aug73.5ResignedLuciano José Cabral DuarteArchbishop of Aracajú, Sergipe, BrazilArchbishop Emeritus
59.4AppointedStefan CichyAuxiliary Bishop of Katowice, PolandBishop Emeritus of Legnica, Poland
59.4AppointedStefan CichyTitular Bishop of BonustaBishop Emeritus of Legnica, Poland
72.7RetiredAgostinho Willy Kist, S.J. †Bishop of Diamantino, Mato Grosso, BrazilBishop Emeritus
46.8SucceededCanísio KlausBishop of Diamantino, Mato Grosso, BrazilBishop of Sinop, Mato Grosso, Brazil
56.6SucceededJosé Palmeira LessaArchbishop of Aracajú, Sergipe, BrazilArchbishop Emeritus
27 Aug70.1DiedBernard Francis PappinAuxiliary Bishop of Sault Sainte Marie, Ontario, Canada
65.3SucceededLuis María Pérez de Onraita AguirreBishop of Malanje, AngolaArchbishop Emeritus of Malanje, Angola
75.0RetiredEugénio SalessuBishop of Malanje, AngolaBishop Emeritus
28 Aug68.5AppointedJean Marie Louis Bonfils, S.M.A.Bishop of Nice, FranceBishop Emeritus
53.9Ordained BishopCélio de Oliveira Goulart, O.F.M. †Bishop of Leopoldina, Minas Gerais, BrazilBishop of São João del Rei, Minas Gerais, Brazil
93.2DiedRajarethinam Arokiasamy SundaramBishop Emeritus of Tanjore, India
29 Aug51.7Ordained BishopLuigi GattiTitular Archbishop of Santa GiustaApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Greece
54.0Ordained BishopAntonius Lambertus Maria HurkmansBishop of ’s-Hertogenbosch (Bois-le-Duc), NetherlandsBishop Emeritus
67.1InstalledGiuseppe MalandrinoBishop of Noto, ItalyBishop Emeritus
28.8Ordained PriestRayarala Vijay Kumar, P.I.M.E.Priest of Pontifical Institute for Foreign MissionsBishop of Srikakulam, India
55.7Ordained BishopJohn Baptist Tseng Chien-tsiTitular Bishop of SululosAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Hwalien, Taiwan
31 Aug63.8ResignedTadeusz Władysław PieronekAuxiliary Bishop of Sosnowiec, PolandAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
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