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The Year of Our Lord 2020

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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
1 Mar49.0Ordained BishopDaniel Franck NzikaBishop of Impfondo, Congo
2 Mar90.7DiedViktor Josef Dammertz, O.S.B. †Bishop Emeritus of Augsburg, Germany
75.0RetiredJaime Rafael Fuentes MartínBishop of Minas, UruguayBishop Emeritus
63.6AppointedJuan Ignacio González ErrázurizApostolic Administrator of Rancagua, ChileBishop of San Bernardo, Chile
75.0RetiredEdward Michael GroszAuxiliary Bishop of Buffalo, New York, USAAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
55.9AppointedMilton Luis Tróccoli CebedioBishop of Maldonado-Punta del Este-Minas, Uruguay
3 Mar65.7AppointedLuis Miguel Romero Fernández, M. Id.Auxiliary Bishop of Rockville Centre, New York, USA
65.7AppointedLuis Miguel Romero Fernández, M. Id.Titular Bishop of EgaraAuxiliary Bishop of Rockville Centre, New York, USA
4 Mar45.6AppointedFarly Yovany Gil BetancurBishop of Montelibano, Colombia
5 Mar68.2AppointedGregory John Hartmayer, O.F.M. Conv.Archbishop of Atlanta, Georgia, USA
53.7AppointedIldevert Mathurin MouangaBishop of Kinkala, Congo
57.0AppointedPeter Ebere OkpalekeBishop of Ekwulobia, Nigeria
77.6RetiredLouis Portella MbuyuBishop of Kinkala, CongoBishop Emeritus
6 Mar69.3ResignedPhilippe Xavier Ignace BarbarinArchbishop of Lyon, FranceCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
77.3AppointedMartin RoosApostolic Administrator of Zrenjanin, SerbiaBishop Emeritus of Timişoara, Romania
76.3DiedPeter David Gregory SmithArchbishop Emeritus of Southwark, England, Great Britain
7 Mar48.7Ordained BishopMichael Andrew GielenTitular Bishop of Abbir MaiusAuxiliary Bishop of Auckland, New Zealand
51.8Ordained BishopJoseph Khawam, B.A.Titular Bishop of Apamea in Syria dei Greco-MelkitiApostolic Exarch of Venezuela (Melkite Greek)
59.0AppointedGualtiero SigismondiBishop of Orvieto-Todi, Italy
75.2RetiredBenedetto TuziaBishop of Orvieto-Todi, ItalyBishop Emeritus
8 Mar61.7InstalledJorge Enrique Concha Cayuqueo, O.F.M.Bishop of Osorno, Chile
56.4Ordained BishopDominique-Marie Jean Michel David, Comm. l'Emm.Archbishop of Monaco
9 Mar83.6DiedJohn Alexius BathersbyArchbishop Emeritus of Brisbane, Australia
65.7AppointedLawrence Pius DorairajApostolic Administrator of Salem, IndiaBishop of Dharmapuri, India
67.9ResignedSingaroyan SebastianappanBishop of Salem, IndiaBishop Emeritus
11 Mar60.3AppointedSérgio da RochaCardinal, Archbishop of São Salvador da Bahia, Brazil
90.4DiedSebastião Roque Rabelo MendesAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
76.4RetiredMurilo Sebastião Ramos Krieger, S.C.I.Archbishop of São Salvador da Bahia, BrazilArchbishop Emeritus
12 Mar53.9AppointedJean-Patrick Iba-BaArchbishop of Libreville, Gabon
78.7RetiredBasile Mvé Engone, S.D.B.Archbishop of Libreville, GabonArchbishop Emeritus
14 Mar48.3Ordained BishopLindomar Rocha MotaBishop of São Luís de Montes Belos, Goias, Brazil
15 Mar87.8DiedGilbert Espinosa ChávezAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus of San Diego, California, USA
56.0InstalledMilton Luis Tróccoli CebedioBishop of Maldonado-Punta del Este-Minas, Uruguay
17 Mar51.9AppointedJoseph Maluki MwongelaBishop of Kitui, Kenya
18 Mar66.4AppointedDavid Ernest Charles EvansAuxiliary Bishop of Birmingham, England, Great BritainAuxiliary Bishop-Elect
66.4AppointedDavid Ernest Charles EvansTitular Bishop of CuncacestreAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of Birmingham, England, Great Britain
75.1RetiredMartin Tetsuo HiragaBishop of Sendai, JapanBishop Emeritus
75.3RetiredDavid Christopher McGoughAuxiliary Bishop of Birmingham, England, Great BritainAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
49.4AppointedStephen James Lawrence WrightAuxiliary Bishop of Birmingham, England, Great BritainAuxiliary Bishop-Elect
49.4AppointedStephen James Lawrence WrightTitular Bishop of RamsbiriaAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of Birmingham, England, Great Britain
19 Mar76.3RetiredRoberto Octavio Balmori Cinta, M.J.Bishop of Ciudad Valles, San Luís Potosí, MéxicoBishop Emeritus
46.3AppointedMoises Magpantay CuevasAuxiliary Bishop of Zamboanga, Philippines
46.3AppointedMoises Magpantay CuevasTitular Bishop of MaraguiaAuxiliary Bishop of Zamboanga, Philippines
54.6Ordained BishopSiprianus HormatBishop of Ruteng, Indonesia
62.7SucceededJosé Melitón ChávezBishop of Concepción, Argentina
67.2InstalledLudovick Joseph Minde, ALCP/OSSBishop of Moshi, Tanzania
64.3Ordained BishopDavid James OakleyBishop of Northampton, England, Great Britain
61.4AppointedPatrick Michael O’ReganArchbishop of Adelaide, Australia
46.5Ordained BishopLuis Manuel Pérez RaygozaTitular Bishop of SuavaAuxiliary Bishop of México, Federal District
50.0Ordained BishopHéctor Mario Pérez VillarrealTitular Bishop of BennefaAuxiliary Bishop of México, Federal District
64.4Ordained BishopFrancisco Daniel Rivera Sánchez, M.Sp.S.Titular Bishop of AradiAuxiliary Bishop of México, Federal District
74.9RetiredArmando José María Rossi, O.P.Bishop of Concepción, ArgentinaBishop Emeritus
58.6CeasedSilvester Tung Kiem SanApostolic Administrator of Ruteng, IndonesiaBishop of Denpasar, Indonesia
48.1AppointedRoberto Yenny GarcíaBishop of Ciudad Valles, San Luís Potosí, México
20 Mar89.6DiedBelarmino Correa Yepes, M.X.Y. †Bishop Emeritus of San José del Guaviare, Colombia
65.0DiedJustin MulengaBishop of Mpika, Zambia
21 Mar56.7InstalledJoseph Ferdinand Guy BoulangerBishop of Rouyn-Noranda, Québec, Canada
53.9AppointedJosé Adolfo Larregain, O.F.M.Auxiliary Bishop of Corrientes, Argentina
53.9AppointedJosé Adolfo Larregain, O.F.M.Titular Bishop of MaurianaAuxiliary Bishop of Corrientes, Argentina
72.0CeasedGilles LemayApostolic Administrator of Rouyn-Noranda, Québec, CanadaBishop of Amos, Québec, Canada
57.7CeasedMykola MatwijiwskijApostolic Administrator of Holy Family of London (Ukrainian)Apostolic Administrator Emeritus
61.8InstalledKenneth Anthony Adam NowakowskiBishop of Holy Family of London (Ukrainian)
70.7DiedSoundaraj Periyanayagam, S.D.B. †Bishop of Vellore, India
22 Mar56.1AppointedStephen Ameyu Martin MullaApostolic Administrator of Torit, South SudanArchbishop of Juba, South Sudan
56.1InstalledStephen Ameyu Martin MullaArchbishop of Juba, South Sudan
85.6DiedDaniel Edward PilarczykArchbishop Emeritus of Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
24 Mar57.7InstalledGabriel Ángel Villa VahosArchbishop of Tunja, Colombia
25 Mar75.8RetiredRobert Joseph BakerBishop of Birmingham, Alabama, USABishop Emeritus
56.8AppointedJosé Carlos Brandão CabralApostolic Administrator of Araçuaí (Arassuaí), Minas Gerais, BrazilBishop of Almenara, Minas Gerais, Brazil
85.4DiedHenk Kronenberg, S.M. †Bishop Emeritus of Bougainville, Papua New Guinea
54.0AppointedJán KubošAuxiliary Bishop of Spiš, Slovakia
54.0AppointedJán KubošTitular Bishop of QuizaAuxiliary Bishop of Spiš, Slovakia
74.7RetiredAntonio José López CastilloArchbishop of Barquisimeto, VenezuelaArchbishop Emeritus
100.3DiedJoseph Ma Zhongmu (Tegusbeleg)Bishop Emeritus of Yinchuan [Ningsia], China
59.6AppointedBertram Johannes MeierApostolic Administrator of Augsburg, GermanyBishop
67.7DiedAngelo Moreschi, S.D.B. †Vicar Apostolic of Gambella, Ethiopia
67.3AppointedSteven John RaicaBishop of Birmingham, Alabama, USA
54.6ResignedMarcello RomanoBishop of Araçuaí (Arassuaí), Minas Gerais, BrazilBishop Emeritus
27 Mar65.2AppointedJean-Baptiste TiamaBishop of Mopti, Mali
28 Mar40.6AppointedRami Flaviano Al-KabalanTitular Bishop of Arethusa dei SiriApostolic Visitor (Visitator)
39.9AppointedYaacoub Camil Afram Antoine SemaanTitular Bishop of Hierapolis in Syria dei SiriPatriarchal Exarch of Jerusalem {Gerusalemme} (Syrian), Palestine
39.9ConfirmedYaacoub Camil Afram Antoine SemaanPatriarchal Exarch of Jerusalem {Gerusalemme} (Syrian), Palestine
60.3ResignedNicolaus Adi Seputra, M.S.C.Archbishop of Merauke, IndonesiaArchbishop Emeritus
30 Mar80.6RetiredJulio Edgar Cabrera OvalleBishop of Jalapa, GuatemalaBishop Emeritus
60.7AppointedJosé Benedicto Moscoso MirandaBishop of Jalapa, Guatemala
31 Mar60.8InstalledMatthew Ishaya AuduArchbishop of Jos, Nigeria
75.6RetiredIgnacy DecBishop of Świdnica, PolandBishop Emeritus
61.6CeasedIgnatius Ayau KaigamaApostolic Administrator of Jos, NigeriaArchbishop of Abuja, Nigeria
59.0AppointedMarek MendykBishop of Świdnica, Poland
54.5AppointedLuís Miguel Muñoz CárdabaApostolic Nuncio to Sudan
54.5AppointedLuís Miguel Muñoz CárdabaApostolic Nuncio to EritreaApostolic Nuncio to Sudan
54.5AppointedLuís Miguel Muñoz CárdabaTitular Archbishop of NasaiApostolic Nuncio to Sudan
88.2DiedRaphael Simon Ndingi Mwana’a NzekiArchbishop Emeritus of Nairobi, Kenya
1 Apr63.1AppointedZolile Peter Mpambani, S.C.I.Archbishop of Bloemfontein, South Africa
76.1RetiredJabulani Adatus Nxumalo, O.M.I.Archbishop of Bloemfontein, South AfricaArchbishop Emeritus
2 Apr49.2AppointedBulus Dauwa YohannaBishop of Kontagora, Nigeria
45.8AppointedGiorgio Marengo, I.M.C.Prefect of Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
45.8AppointedGiorgio Marengo, I.M.C.Titular Bishop of Castra SeverianaPrefect of Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
65.3AppointedCristóbal Bernardo Mejía CorralBishop of Chulucanas, PeruBishop-Elect
77.1RetiredDaniel Thomas Turley Murphy, O.S.A.Bishop of Chulucanas, PeruBishop Emeritus
3 Apr75.7RetiredEdward Kenneth BraxtonBishop of Belleville, Illinois, USABishop Emeritus
56.7AppointedKrzysztof ChudzioAuxiliary Bishop of Przemyśl, Poland
56.7AppointedKrzysztof ChudzioTitular Bishop of MarazanaeAuxiliary Bishop of Przemyśl, Poland
97.9DiedGiovanni Paolo Gibertini, O.S.B. †Bishop Emeritus of Reggio Emilia-Guastalla, Italy
55.7AppointedMichael George McGovernBishop of Belleville, Illinois, USA
4 Apr46.6AppointedFrancisco Castro LalupúAuxiliary Bishop of Trujillo, PeruAuxiliary Bishop-Elect
46.6AppointedFrancisco Castro LalupúTitular Bishop of Putia in ByzacenaAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of Trujillo, Peru
54.3AppointedCharlie Malapitan Inzon, O.M.I.Vicar Apostolic of Jolo, Philippines
6 Apr95.5DiedStephen SulykArchbishop Emeritus of Philadelphia (Ukrainian), Pennsylvania, USA
8 Apr50.7AppointedAugusto ZampiniAdjunct Secretary of the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development
9 Apr43.2AppointedArjan Dodaj, F.D.C.Auxiliary Bishop of Tiranë-Durrës, Albania
43.2AppointedArjan Dodaj, F.D.C.Titular Bishop of LestronaAuxiliary Bishop of Tiranë-Durrës, Albania
70.0DiedClément-Joseph HannoucheBishop of Le Caire {Cairo} (Syrian), Egypt
67.2AppointedAntonio MuraBishop of Lanusei, ItalyBishop of Nuoro, Italy
10 Apr87.3DiedNicholas Marcus FernandoArchbishop Emeritus of Colombo, Sri Lanka
11 Apr88.2DiedMariano De NicolòBishop Emeritus of Rimini, Italy
75.2DiedAlojz UranArchbishop Emeritus of Ljubljana, Slovenia
12 Apr75.8DiedCamillo Ballin, M.C.C.I. †Vicar Apostolic of Northern Arabia, Kuwait
53.9InstalledJean-Patrick Iba-BaArchbishop of Libreville, Gabon
14 Apr70.4AppointedJosep Maria Abella Batlle, C.M.F.Bishop of Fukuoka, Japan
49.4AppointedCharles Peters BarthélusBishop of Port-de-Paix, Haïti
70.5DiedAldo de Cillo Pagotto, S.S.S. †Archbishop Emeritus of Paraíba, Brazil
61.0DiedMiguel Ángel D’AnnibaleBishop of San Martín, Argentina
76.0RetiredPierre-Antoine Paulo, O.M.I.Bishop of Port-de-Paix, HaïtiBishop Emeritus
15 Apr75.2RetiredAndré de WitteBishop of Ruy Barbosa (Rui Barbosa), Bahia, BrazilBishop Emeritus
70.0ResignedJosé Luis Del Palacio y Pérez-MedelBishop of Callao, PeruBishop Emeritus
53.9AppointedAdimir Antônio MazaliBishop of Erexim, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
74.4DiedDorick McGowan WrightBishop Emeritus of Belize City-Belmopan, Belize, Antilles
100.4DiedAldo Mongiano, I.M.C. †Bishop Emeritus of Roraima, Roraima, Brazil
82.7DiedGérard Mulumba KalembaBishop Emeritus of Mweka, Congo (Dem. Rep.)
64.5AppointedRobert Francis Prevost, O.S.A.Apostolic Administrator of Callao, PeruBishop of Chiclayo, Peru
39.9AppointedYaacoub Camil Afram Antoine SemaanPatriarchal Administrator of Le Caire {Cairo} (Syrian), EgyptPatriarchal Exarch of Jerusalem {Gerusalemme} (Syrian), Palestine
39.9AppointedYaacoub Camil Afram Antoine SemaanPatriarchal Administrator of Sudan and South Sudan (Syrian)Patriarchal Exarch of Jerusalem {Gerusalemme} (Syrian), Palestine
75.9RetiredArthur Joseph SerratelliBishop of Paterson, New Jersey, USABishop Emeritus
52.0AppointedEstevam dos Santos Silva FilhoBishop of Ruy Barbosa (Rui Barbosa), Bahia, Brazil
50.2AppointedKevin James SweeneyBishop of Paterson, New Jersey, USA
16 Apr56.4AppointedGrzegorz SuchodolskiAuxiliary Bishop of Siedlce, Poland
56.4AppointedGrzegorz SuchodolskiTitular Bishop of MesarfeltaAuxiliary Bishop of Siedlce, Poland
17 Apr66.5AppointedFrancisco Montecillo PadillaApostolic Nuncio to Guatemala
62.5AppointedNovatus RugambwaApostolic Nuncio to Samoa, Pacific (Oceania)Apostolic Nuncio to New Zealand
18 Apr55.5AppointedBienvenu Manamika BafouakouahouCoadjutor Archbishop of Brazzaville, Congo
61.7Ordained BishopSalvator NiciteretseBishop of Bururi, Burundi
21 Apr60.8AppointedRobert William MarshallBishop of Alexandria, Louisiana, USA
22 Apr62.1AppointedFrancisco Antonio Ceballos Escobar, C.SS.R.Bishop of Riohacha, Colombia
77.3RetiredHéctor Ignacio Salah ZuletaBishop of Riohacha, ColombiaBishop Emeritus
23 Apr94.6DiedPatrick Leo McCartieBishop Emeritus of Northampton, England, Great Britain
25 Apr58.7AppointedLambert BainomugishaArchbishop of Mbarara, Uganda
75.8RetiredPaul Kamuza BakyengaArchbishop of Mbarara, UgandaArchbishop Emeritus
50.0AppointedMichael Francis CrottyApostolic Nuncio to NigerApostolic Nuncio to Burkina Faso
58.1AppointedLuis José Rueda AparicioArchbishop of Bogotá, Colombia
77.5RetiredRubén Salazar GómezArchbishop of Bogotá, ColombiaCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
26 Apr85.1DiedEmilio Simeón Allué Carcasona, S.D.B. †Auxiliary Bishop Emeritus of Boston, Massachusetts, USA
28 Apr91.5DiedSilas Silvius NjiruBishop Emeritus of Meru, Kenya
29 Apr83.4DiedPhilippe Jean Louis BretonBishop Emeritus of Aire et Dax, France
57.1InstalledPeter Ebere OkpalekeBishop of Ekwulobia, Nigeria
30 Apr59.7AppointedAlessandro DamianoCoadjutor Archbishop of Agrigento, Italy
79.6RetiredErminio De ScalziAuxiliary Bishop of Milano {Milan}, ItalyAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
53.4AppointedGiovanni Luca RaimondiAuxiliary Bishop of Milano {Milan}, Italy
53.4AppointedGiovanni Luca RaimondiTitular Bishop of Feradi MaiusAuxiliary Bishop of Milano {Milan}, Italy
78.7RetiredLuigi StucchiAuxiliary Bishop of Milano {Milan}, ItalyAuxiliary Bishop Emeritus
60.2AppointedGiuseppe Natale VegezziAuxiliary Bishop of Milano {Milan}, Italy
60.2AppointedGiuseppe Natale VegezziTitular Bishop of Turres ConcordiaeAuxiliary Bishop of Milano {Milan}, Italy
96.3DiedManuel da Silva Vieira PintoArchbishop Emeritus of Nampula, Mozambique
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