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2019.06.29

Nicaragua Bishop René Sócrates Sándigo Jirón, Bishop of Juigalpa (Nicaragua) and President of Episcopal Conference of Nicaragua, was appointed as Bishop of León (Nicaragua)

Nicaragua Bishop César Bosco Vivas Robelo resigned as Bishop of León (Nicaragua)

2019.05.15

Nicaragua Cardinal Leopoldo José Brenes Solórzano, Metropolitan Archbishop of Managua (Nicaragua), was appointed as Second Vice-President of Latin American Episcopal Council

2019.03.11

Panama Bishop Pedro Joaquin Hernández Cantarero, C.M.F., Vicar Apostolic of Darién (Panama), was appointed as Vice-President of Episcopal Conference of Panama

2018.09.08

Nigeria Archbishop Fortunatus Nwachukwu, Apostolic Nuncio to Antigua and Barbuda, Apostolic Nuncio to Barbados, Apostolic Nuncio to Dominica, Apostolic Nuncio to Jamaica, Apostolic Nuncio to Guyana, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Kitts and Nevis, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Vincent and Grenadines, Apostolic Nuncio to Trinidad and Tobago, Apostolic Delegate to Antille, Apostolic Nuncio to Bahamas, Apostolic Nuncio to Grenada, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Lucia and Apostolic Nuncio to Suriname, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Belize

2018.06.03

Nicaragua Cardinal Miguel Obando Bravo, S.D.B., Cardinal-Priest of S. Giovanni Evangelista a Spinaceto and Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Managua (Nicaragua), passed away at 92

2018.03.19

Poland Msgr. Waldemar Stanisław Sommertag was consecrated as Titular Archbishop of Maastricht and Apostolic Nuncio to Nicaragua

2018.03.09

Nigeria Archbishop Fortunatus Nwachukwu, Apostolic Nuncio to Antigua and Barbuda, Apostolic Nuncio to Barbados, Apostolic Nuncio to Dominica, Apostolic Nuncio to Jamaica, Apostolic Nuncio to Guyana, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Kitts and Nevis, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Vincent and Grenadines, Apostolic Nuncio to Trinidad and Tobago, Apostolic Delegate to Antille, Apostolic Nuncio to Bahamas, Apostolic Nuncio to Grenada and Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Lucia, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Suriname

2018.02.27

Nigeria Archbishop Fortunatus Nwachukwu, Apostolic Nuncio to Antigua and Barbuda, Apostolic Nuncio to Barbados, Apostolic Nuncio to Dominica, Apostolic Nuncio to Jamaica, Apostolic Nuncio to Guyana, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Kitts and Nevis, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Vincent and Grenadines, Apostolic Nuncio to Trinidad and Tobago and Apostolic Delegate to Antille, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Bahamas, Apostolic Nuncio to Grenada and Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Lucia

2018.02.15

Poland Msgr. Waldemar Stanisław Sommertag was elected Titular Archbishop of Maastricht and Apostolic Nuncio to Nicaragua

2017.11.30

Nicaragua Apostolic Vicariate of Bluefields was promoted as Diocese of Bluefields (lost territory to establish Diocese of Siuna) (Nicaragua)

Nicaragua Diocese of Siuna was established (from Apostolic Vicariate of Bluefields) (Nicaragua)

Nicaragua Bishop Pablo Ervin Schmitz Simon, O.F.M. Cap., Titular Bishop of Elepla and Vicar Apostolic of Bluefields (Nicaragua), was appointed as Bishop of Bluefields (Nicaragua)

Nicaragua Bishop David Albin Zywiec Sidor, O.F.M. Cap., Titular Bishop of Giru Marcelli and Auxiliary Bishop of Bluefields (Nicaragua), was appointed as Bishop of Siuna (Nicaragua)

2017.11.19

Italy Cardinal Andrea Cordero Lanza di Montezemolo, Cardinal-Priest of S. Maria in Portico pro hac vice Title and Archpriest emeritus of Papal Basilica of St. Paul Outside-the-Walls, passed away at 92

2017.11.15

Nicaragua Bishop Silvio José Báez Ortega, O.C.D., Auxiliary Bishop of Managua (Nicaragua), was appointed as Secretary General of Episcopal Conference of Nicaragua

Nicaragua Cardinal Leopoldo José Brenes Solórzano resigned as President of Episcopal Conference of Nicaragua

Nicaragua Bishop René Sócrates Sándigo Jirón, Bishop of Juigalpa (Nicaragua), was appointed as President of Episcopal Conference of Nicaragua

Nicaragua Bishop Jorge Solórzano Pérez resigned as Secretary General of Episcopal Conference of Nicaragua

2017.11.04

Nigeria Archbishop Fortunatus Nwachukwu, Apostolic Nuncio to Nicaragua, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Antigua and Barbuda, Apostolic Nuncio to Barbados, Apostolic Nuncio to Dominica, Apostolic Nuncio to Jamaica, Apostolic Nuncio to Guyana, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Kitts and Nevis, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Vincent and Grenadines, Apostolic Nuncio to Trinidad and Tobago and Apostolic Delegate to Antille

2017

Germany Archbishop Henryk Józef Nowacki resigned as Apostolic Nuncio to Iceland, Apostolic Nuncio to Sweden, Apostolic Nuncio to Denmark, Apostolic Nuncio to Finland and Apostolic Nuncio to Norway

2016.08.05

Nicaragua Bishop Leovigildo López Fitoria, C.M., Bishop emeritus of Granada (Nicaragua), passed away at 89

2016.06.20

Italy Cardinal Andrea Cordero Lanza di Montezemolo, Cardinal-Deacon of S. Maria in Portico, was appointed as Cardinal-Priest of S. Maria in Portico pro hac vice Title

2016.03.06

Malta Archbishop Paolo Giglio (吉立友), Apostolic Nuncio emeritus to Egypt and Delegate emeritus to League of Arab States (LAS), passed away at 89

2016.01.16

Italy Archbishop Luigi Travaglino resigned as Apostolic Nuncio to Monaco

2015.02.12

Italy Archbishop Luigi Travaglino resigned as Permanent Observer to Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

2015.02.05

France Archbishop Jean-Paul Aimé Gobel resigned as Apostolic Nuncio to Egypt and Delegate to League of Arab States (LAS)

2014.11.18

Nicaragua Bishop Silvio José Báez Ortega, O.C.D. resigned as Secretary General of Episcopal Conference of Nicaragua

Nicaragua Cardinal Leopoldo José Brenes Solórzano, Metropolitan Archbishop of Managua (Nicaragua), was appointed as President of Episcopal Conference of Nicaragua

Nicaragua Bishop René Sócrates Sándigo Jirón resigned as President of Episcopal Conference of Nicaragua

Nicaragua Bishop Jorge Solórzano Pérez, Bishop of Granada (Nicaragua) and Secretary General of Episcopal Secretariat of Central America and Panama, was appointed as Secretary General of Episcopal Conference of Nicaragua

2014.10.05

Nicaragua Cardinal Leopoldo José Brenes Solórzano took possession as Cardinal-Priest of S. Gioacchino ai Prati di Castello

2014.02.22

Nicaragua Archbishop Leopoldo José Brenes Solórzano, Metropolitan Archbishop of Managua (Nicaragua), was created Cardinal-Priest of S. Gioacchino ai Prati di Castello

2013.04.10

Italy Cardinal Lorenzo Antonetti, Cardinal-Priest of S. Agnese in Agone pro hac vice Title and Pontifical Legate emeritus for the Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi, passed away at 90

2013.02.19

Nicaragua Bishop Pedro Lisímaco de Jesús Vílchez Vílchez, Bishop emeritus of Jinotega (Nicaragua), passed away at 83

2013.01.06

Nigeria Msgr. Fortunatus Nwachukwu was consecrated as Titular Archbishop of Aquaviva and Apostolic Nuncio to Nicaragua

2013.01.05

France Archbishop Jean-Paul Aimé Gobel, Apostolic Nuncio to Iran, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Egypt and Delegate to League of Arab States (LAS)

2012.11.12

Nigeria Msgr. Fortunatus Nwachukwu, Head of Protocol of Secretariat of State, was elected Apostolic Nuncio to Nicaragua and Titular Archbishop of Aquaviva

2012.11

Nicaragua Archbishop Leopoldo José Brenes Solórzano resigned as President of Episcopal Secretariat of Central America and Panama

2012.10.06

Germany Archbishop Henryk Józef Nowacki, Apostolic Nuncio to Iceland and Apostolic Nuncio to Sweden, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Denmark, Apostolic Nuncio to Finland and Apostolic Nuncio to Norway

2012.09.08

Italy Archbishop Luigi Travaglino, Permanent Observer to Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO), was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Monaco

2012.06.28

Germany Archbishop Henryk Józef Nowacki, Apostolic Nuncio to Nicaragua, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Iceland and Apostolic Nuncio to Sweden

2011.11

Nicaragua Archbishop Leopoldo José Brenes Solórzano resigned as President of Episcopal Conference of Nicaragua

Nicaragua Bishop René Sócrates Sándigo Jirón, Bishop of Juigalpa (Nicaragua), was appointed as President of Episcopal Conference of Nicaragua

2011.04.02

Nicaragua Fr. Rolando José Álvarez Lagos was consecrated as Bishop of Matagalpa (Nicaragua)

2011.03.08

Nicaragua Fr. Rolando José Álvarez Lagos was elected Bishop of Matagalpa (Nicaragua)

Nicaragua Bishop Jorge Solórzano Pérez resigned as Apostolic Administrator of Matagalpa (Nicaragua)

2011.01.05

Italy Archbishop Luigi Travaglino was appointed as Permanent Observer to Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

2011

Nicaragua Bishop Silvio José Báez Ortega, O.C.D., Auxiliary Bishop of Managua (Nicaragua), was appointed as Secretary General of Episcopal Conference of Nicaragua

Nicaragua Archbishop Leopoldo José Brenes Solórzano, Metropolitan Archbishop of Managua (Nicaragua) and President of Episcopal Conference of Nicaragua, was appointed as President of Episcopal Secretariat of Central America and Panama

Nicaragua Bishop Jorge Solórzano Pérez, Bishop of Granada (Nicaragua) and Apostolic Administrator of Matagalpa (Nicaragua), was appointed as Secretary General of Episcopal Secretariat of Central America and Panama

Nicaragua Bishop César Bosco Vivas Robelo, Bishop of León (Nicaragua), was appointed as Vice-President of Episcopal Conference of Nicaragua

2010.05

Nicaragua Bishop Jorge Solórzano Pérez, Bishop of Granada (Nicaragua), was appointed as Apostolic Administrator of Matagalpa (Nicaragua)

2010.03.11

Nicaragua Bishop Bernardo Hombach Lütkermeier resigned as Bishop of Granada (Nicaragua)

Nicaragua Bishop Jorge Solórzano Pérez, Bishop of Matagalpa (Nicaragua), was appointed as Bishop of Granada (Nicaragua)

2009.07.03

Italy Cardinal Andrea Cordero Lanza di Montezemolo resigned as Archpriest of Papal Basilica of St. Paul Outside-the-Walls

2009.05.30

Nicaragua Fr. Silvio José Báez Ortega, O.C.D. was consecrated as Titular Bishop of Zica and Auxiliary Bishop of Managua (Nicaragua)

2009.04.09

Nicaragua Fr. Silvio José Báez Ortega, O.C.D. was elected Titular Bishop of Zica and Auxiliary Bishop of Managua (Nicaragua)

2008.03.01

Italy Cardinal Lorenzo Antonetti, Cardinal-Deacon of S. Agnese in Agone, was appointed as Cardinal-Priest of S. Agnese in Agone pro hac vice Title

2007.11.28

Germany Archbishop Henryk Józef Nowacki, Apostolic Nuncio to Slovakia, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Nicaragua

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as of 2019.11.11

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