15 October 2016

Ziemba retired, Górzyński succeeded as Warmia Archbishop

Archbishop Wojciech Ziemba retired and Archbishop Józef Górzyński was named Archbishop of Warmia, Poland.

Archbishop Górzyński had been serving as Coadjutor Archbishop of the same archdiocese.

09 October 2016

17 New Cardinals Announced!

This morning Pope Francis announced his intention to create 17 new Cardinals on 19 November 2016.

To Be Created Cardinal:

Count: 13; Average Age: 66.7

To Be Created Cardinal (Non-Voting):

Count: 4; Average Age: 85.1

The page on the site for the new Consistory.

23 September 2016

Dieser named Aachen Bishop

Bishop Helmut Karl Dieser was named Bishop of Aachen, Germany.

The diocese had been vacant since the retirement of Bishop Heinrich Mussinghoff in December 2015.

Bishop Dieser had been serving as Auxiliary Bishop of Trier.

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