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24 March 2015

Wick Enzler named Santo Domingo en Ecuador Bishop

Bishop Bertram Víctor Wick Enzler was named Bishop of Santo Domingo en Ecuador.

The diocese had been vacant since the death of Bishop Wilson Abraham Moncayo Jalil in March 2012.

Bishop Wick Enzler had been serving as Auxiliary Bishop of Guayaquil.

21 March 2015

Tcholakian retired, Zékiyan named Istanbul Archbishop

Archbishop Hovhannes Tcholakian retired and Archbishop Boghos Lévon Zékiyan was named Archbishop of Istanbul (Armenian), Turkey.

Román Arias named Limón Bishop

Bishop-elect Javier Gerardo Román Arias was named Bishop of Limón, Costa Rica.

The diocese had been vacant since then-Bishop José Rafael Quirós Quirós was named Archbishop of San José de Costa Rica in July 2013.

Moth named Arundel and Brighton Bishop

Bishop Charles Phillip Richard Moth was named Bishop of Arundel and Brighton, England, Great Britain.

The diocese had been vacant since the resignation of Bishop Kieran Thomas Conry in October 2014.

Bishop Moth had been serving as Bishop of Great Britain, Military.

Filo retired, Stolárik named Rožňava Bishop

Bishop Vladimír Filo retired and Bishop Stanislav Stolárik was named Bishop of Rožňava, Slovakia.

Bishop Stolárik had been serving as Auxiliary Bishop of Košice.

Cavalli named Netherlands Nuncio

Archbishop Aldo Cavalli was named Apostolic Nuncio to Netherlands.

He had been serving as Apostolic Nuncio to Malta and Apostolic Nuncio to Libya.

Karakéhéyan retired, Bezazian named Greece (Armenian) Apostolic Administrator

Archbishop Nechan Karakéhéyan, I.C.P.B. retired and Father Hovsep Bezazian (Bezouzou) was named Apostolic Administrator of Greece (Armenian).

17 March 2015

Lingua named Cuba Nuncio

Archbishop Giorgio Lingua was named Apostolic Nuncio to Cuba.

The post had been vacant since Archbishop Bruno Musarò was named Apostolic Nuncio to Egypt, Arab Republic of in February 2015.

Archbishop Lingua had been serving as Apostolic Nuncio to Jordan and Apostolic Nuncio to Iraq.

05 March 2015

Cardinal Egan has died

Edward Michael Cardinal Egan, Archbishop Emeritus of New York, New York, USA, has died.

He would have been 83 next month and had served as a cardinal for 14 years. He had also served as a bishop for 29 years and as a priest for 57 years.

May he rest in peace.

Patenôtre retired, Giraud named Sens Archbishop

Archbishop Yves François Patenôtre retired and Archbishop-desigate Hervé Jean Robert Giraud was named Archbishop of Sens (-Auxerre), France and Prelate of Mission de France o Pontigny.

Archbishop-desigate Giraud had been serving as Bishop of Soissons (-Laon-Saint-Quentin).

Rugambwa named Honduras Nuncio

Archbishop Novatus Rugambwa was named Apostolic Nuncio to Honduras.

The post had been vacant since Archbishop Luigi Bianco was named Apostolic Nuncio to Ethiopia in July 2014.

Archbishop Rugambwa had been serving as Apostolic Nuncio to São Tomé and Príncipe and Apostolic Nuncio to Angola.

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