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Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate (O.M.I.)

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Also known as: Oblaten der makellosen Jungfrau Maria (Deutsch) / Misioneros Oblatos de María Inmaculada (español) / Missionnaires Oblats de Marie Immaculée (français) / Missionari Oblati di Maria Immaculata (Oblati) (Italiano) / Zgromadzenie Misjonarzy Oblatów Maryi Niepokalanej (polski) / 無玷聖母獻主會 (正體中文) / Congregatio Missionariorum Oblatorum B.M.V. Immaculatæ (latine)

Type: Clerical Religious Congregation of Pontifical Right (for Men)

Depends on: Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and for Societies of Apostolic Life

Statistics: 976 houses, 3,924 members (2,938 priests) (2015)

Address: C.P. 9061, 00100 Roma-Aurelio; Via Aurelia, 290, 00165 Roma, Italy

Phone: 06.39.87.71

Website: Link

History

Churches


Superiors

Superior General:USAFr. Louis Lougen, O.M.I. (65)Fr. Louis Lougen, O.M.I. (65) (2010.09.29 – ...)
Superior General:ParaguayBishop Heinz Wilhelm Steckling, O.M.I. (70)Fr. Heinz Wilhelm Steckling, O.M.I. (70) (later Bishop) (1998.09 – 2010.09.29)
Superior General:ItalyFr. Marcello Zago, O.M.I. (later Archbishop) (1986.09.13 – 1998.03.28)
Superior General:CanadaFr. Fernand Jetté, O.M.I. (1974.11.26 – 1986)
Superior General:USAFr. Richard Hanley, O.M.I. (1972 – 1974.06)
Superior General:CanadaFr. Léo Deschâtelets, O.M.I. (1947.05.02 – 1972.05.05)
Superior General:Fr. Théodore Labouré, O.M.I. (1932 – 1944.02.28)
Superior General:CanadaArchbishop Augustin Dontenwill, O.M.I. (1908.09.20 – 1931.11.30)
Superior General:Fr. Cassien Augier, O.M.I. (1898 – 1906)
Superior General:Fr. Louis Soullier, O.M.I. (1893 – 1897)
Superior General:FranceFr. Joseph Fabre, O.M.I. (1861.12.05 – 1892.10.26)
Superior General:FranceSaint Bishop Eugène-Charles-Joseph de Mazenod, O.M.I. (1816.01.25 – 1861.05.20)
Founder:FranceSaint Fr. Eugène-Charles-Joseph de Mazenod, O.M.I. (later Bishop) (1816.01.25)

Living Bishops (2 Cardinals, 8 Archbishops, 36 Bishops)

LesothoCardinal Sebastian Koto Khoarai, O.M.I. (87)Cardinal Sebastian Koto Khoarai, O.M.I. (87), Cardinal-Priest of S. Leonardo da Porto Maurizio and Bishop emeritus of Mohale’s Hoek (Lesotho)

PhilippinesCardinal Orlando Beltran Quevedo, O.M.I. (78)Cardinal Orlando Beltran Quevedo, O.M.I. (78), Cardinal-Priest of S. Maria «Regina Mundi» a Torre Spaccata and Metropolitan Archbishop of Cotabato (Philippines)

CanadaArchbishop Adam Joseph Exner, O.M.I. (88)Archbishop Adam Joseph Exner, O.M.I. (88), Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Vancouver (Canada)

CanadaArchbishop Sylvain Lavoie, O.M.I. (70)Archbishop Sylvain Lavoie, O.M.I. (70), Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Keewatin–Le Pas (Canada)

LesothoArchbishop Gerard Tlali Lerotholi, O.M.I. (63)Archbishop Gerard Tlali Lerotholi, O.M.I. (63), Metropolitan Archbishop of Maseru (Lesotho) and President of Lesotho Catholic Bishops’ Conference

LesothoArchbishop Bernard Mohlalisi, O.M.I. (84)Archbishop Bernard Mohlalisi, O.M.I. (84), Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Maseru (Lesotho)

NamibiaArchbishop Liborius Ndumbukuti Nashenda, O.M.I. (58)Archbishop Liborius Ndumbukuti Nashenda, O.M.I. (58), Metropolitan Archbishop of Windhoek (Namibia) and President of Namibian Catholic Bishop’s Conference

South AfricaArchbishop Jabulani Adatus Nxumalo, O.M.I. (73)Archbishop Jabulani Adatus Nxumalo, O.M.I. (73), Metropolitan Archbishop of Bloemfontein (South Africa)

USAArchbishop Roger Lawrence Schwietz, O.M.I. (76)Archbishop Roger Lawrence Schwietz, O.M.I. (76), Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Anchorage (USA)

South AfricaArchbishop Buti Joseph Tlhagale, O.M.I. (69)Archbishop Buti Joseph Tlhagale, O.M.I. (69), Metropolitan Archbishop of Johannesburg (South Africa)

ParaguayBishop Lucio Alfert, O.M.I. (75)Bishop Lucio Alfert, O.M.I. (75), Vicar Apostolic of Pilcomayo (Paraguay) and Titular Bishop of Tubyza

Sri LankaBishop Norbert Marshall Andradi, O.M.I. (67)Bishop Norbert Marshall Andradi, O.M.I. (67), Bishop of Anuradhapura (Sri Lanka)

LesothoBishop Augustinus Tumaole Bane, O.M.I. (69)Bishop Augustinus Tumaole Bane, O.M.I. (69), Bishop of Leribe (Lesotho)

ChadBishop Jean-Claude Bouchard, O.M.I. (76)Bishop Jean-Claude Bouchard, O.M.I. (76), Bishop of Pala (Chad)

CanadaBishop Vincent Cadieux, O.M.I. (77)Bishop Vincent Cadieux, O.M.I. (77), Bishop emeritus of Hearst (Canada) and Bishop emeritus of Moosonee (Canada)

CanadaBishop Gilles Cazabon, O.M.I. (84)Bishop Gilles Cazabon, O.M.I. (84), Bishop emeritus of Saint-Jérôme (Canada)

CanadaBishop Claude Champagne, O.M.I. (69)Bishop Claude Champagne, O.M.I. (69), Bishop of Edmundston (Canada)

ZambiaBishop Evans Chinyama Chinyemba, O.M.I. (49)Bishop Evans Chinyama Chinyemba, O.M.I. (49), Bishop of Mongu (Zambia)

CanadaBishop David Douglas Crosby, O.M.I. (67)Bishop David Douglas Crosby, O.M.I. (67), Bishop of Hamilton (Canada) and President of Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops

CanadaBishop Denis Croteau, O.M.I. (84)Bishop Denis Croteau, O.M.I. (84), Bishop emeritus of MacKenzie–Fort Smith (Canada)

BangladeshBishop Bejoy Nicephorus D’Cruze, O.M.I. (61)Bishop Bejoy Nicephorus D’Cruze, O.M.I. (61), Bishop of Sylhet (Bangladesh)

VenezuelaBishop Ramiro Díaz Sánchez, O.M.I. (82)Bishop Ramiro Díaz Sánchez, O.M.I. (82), Titular Bishop of Lari Castellum and Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Machiques (Venezuela)

ChadBishop Georges-Hilaire Dupont, O.M.I. (97)Bishop Georges-Hilaire Dupont, O.M.I. (97), Bishop emeritus of Pala (Chad)

AustraliaBishop Mark Stuart Edwards, O.M.I. (57)Bishop Mark Stuart Edwards, O.M.I. (57), Titular Bishop of Garba and Auxiliary Bishop of Melbourne (Australia)

PakistanBishop Victor Gnanapragasam, O.M.I. (76)Bishop Victor Gnanapragasam, O.M.I. (76), Vicar Apostolic of Quetta (Pakistan) and Titular Bishop of Thimida

CameroonBishop Eugeniusz Juretzko, O.M.I. (77)Bishop Eugeniusz Juretzko, O.M.I. (77), Bishop emeritus of Yokadouma (Cameroon)

ZambiaBishop Valentine Kalumba, O.M.I. (50)Bishop Valentine Kalumba, O.M.I. (50), Bishop of Livingstone (Zambia)

BrazilBishop Jan Kot, O.M.I. (55)Bishop Jan Kot, O.M.I. (55), Bishop of Zé Doca (Brazil)

CanadaBishop Anthony Wieslaw Krótki, O.M.I. (52)Bishop Anthony Wieslaw Krótki, O.M.I. (52), Bishop of Churchill–Baie d’Hudson (Canada)

PhilippinesBishop Angelito R. Lampon, O.M.I. (67)Bishop Angelito R. Lampon, O.M.I. (67), Vicar Apostolic of Jolo (Philippines) and Titular Bishop of Valliposita

Congo-KinshasaBishop Louis Mbwôl-Mpasi, O.M.I. (86)Bishop Louis Mbwôl-Mpasi, O.M.I. (86), Bishop emeritus of Idiofa (Congo-Kinshasa)

HaitiBishop Pierre-Antoine Paulo, O.M.I. (73)Bishop Pierre-Antoine Paulo, O.M.I. (73), Bishop of Port-de-Paix (Haiti) and Vice-President of Episcopal Conference of Haiti

USABishop Michael David Pfeifer, O.M.I. (80)Bishop Michael David Pfeifer, O.M.I. (80), Bishop emeritus of San Angelo (USA)

NamibiaBishop Philipp Pöllitzer, O.M.I. (77)Bishop Philipp Pöllitzer, O.M.I. (77), Bishop of Keetmanshoop (Namibia)

UkraineBishop Jacek Pyl, O.M.I. (54)Bishop Jacek Pyl, O.M.I. (54), Titular Bishop of Nova Sinna and Auxiliary Bishop of Odessa–Simferopol (Ukraine)

South AfricaBishop Edward Gabriel Risi, O.M.I. (68)Bishop Edward Gabriel Risi, O.M.I. (68), Bishop of Keimoes–Upington (South Africa)

CanadaBishop Reynald Rouleau, O.M.I. (81)Bishop Reynald Rouleau, O.M.I. (81), Bishop emeritus of Churchill–Baie d’Hudson (Canada)

PeruBishop Carlos Alberto Salcedo Ojeda, O.M.I. (56)Bishop Carlos Alberto Salcedo Ojeda, O.M.I. (56), Titular Bishop of Mattiana and Auxiliary Bishop of Huancayo (Peru)

LesothoBishop Joseph Mopeli Sephamola, O.M.I. (57)Bishop Joseph Mopeli Sephamola, O.M.I. (57), Bishop of Qacha’s Nek (Lesotho)

NamibiaBishop Joseph Shipandeni Shikongo, O.M.I. (68)Bishop Joseph Shipandeni Shikongo, O.M.I. (68), Vicar Apostolic of Rundu (Namibia) and Titular Bishop of Capra

ItalyBishop Alessandro Staccioli, O.M.I. (85)Bishop Alessandro Staccioli, O.M.I. (85), Titular Bishop of Tauriano and Auxiliary Bishop emeritus of Siena–Colle di Val d’Elsa–Montalcino (Italy)

ParaguayBishop Heinz Wilhelm Steckling, O.M.I. (70)Bishop Heinz Wilhelm Steckling, O.M.I. (70), Bishop of Ciudad del Este (Paraguay)

South AfricaBishop Daniel Alphonse Omer Verstraete, O.M.I. (92)Bishop Daniel Alphonse Omer Verstraete, O.M.I. (92), Bishop emeritus of Klerksdorp (South Africa)

LaosBishop Jean Khamsé Vithavong, O.M.I. (74)Bishop Jean Khamsé Vithavong, O.M.I. (74), Titular Bishop of Moglæna and Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Vientiane (Laos)

CanadaBishop Gerald William Wiesner, O.M.I. (79)Bishop Gerald William Wiesner, O.M.I. (79), Bishop emeritus of Prince George (Canada)

UkraineBishop Radosław Zmitrowicz, O.M.I. (54)Bishop Radosław Zmitrowicz, O.M.I. (54), Titular Bishop of Gypsaria and Auxiliary Bishop of Kamyanets-Podilsky (Ukraine)

Other Present Prelates (2)

Western SaharaFr. Mario León Dorado, O.M.I. (43)Fr. Mario León Dorado, O.M.I. (43), Prefect Apostolic of Western Sahara (Western Sahara)

TurkmenistanFr. Andrzej Madej, O.M.I. (65)Fr. Andrzej Madej, O.M.I. (65), Ecclesiastical Superior of Turkmenistan (Turkmenistan)


Deceased Bishops (4 Cardinals, 31 Archbishops, 78 Bishops)

2017: South AfricaBishop Barry Alexander Anthony Wood, O.M.I., Auxiliary Bishop of Durban (South Africa)

2016: South AfricaBishop Erwin Hecht, O.M.I., Bishop emeritus of Kimberley (South Africa)

2015: USACardinal Francis Eugene George, O.M.I., Cardinal-Priest of S. Bartolomeo all’Isola and Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Chicago (USA)

2015: CanadaArchbishop Peter Alfred Sutton, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Keewatin–Le Pas (Canada)

2015: ArgentinaBishop Bernardo Enrique Witte, O.M.I., Bishop emeritus of Concepción (Argentina)

2015: CameroonBishop Joseph Djida, O.M.I., Bishop of Ngaoundéré (Cameroon)

2011: HaitiArchbishop Hubert Constant, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Cap-Haïtien (Haiti)

2011: ZambiaBishop Paul Francis Duffy, O.M.I., Bishop emeritus of Mongu (Zambia)

2009: CanadaBishop Albert Sanschagrin, O.M.I., Bishop emeritus of Saint-Hyacinthe (Canada)

2007: NamibiaBishop Rudolf Johannes Maria Koppmann, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Windhoek (Namibia)

2007: CanadaBishop Hubert Patrick O’Connor, O.M.I., Bishop emeritus of Prince George (Canada)

2006: South AfricaBishop Dominic J. Khumalo, O.M.I., Auxiliary Bishop emeritus of Durban (South Africa)

2004: South AfricaArchbishop Denis Eugene Hurley, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Durban (South Africa)

2004: CanadaArchbishop Henri Légaré, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Grouard–McLennan (Canada)

2004: Sri LankaBishop Edmund Joseph Fernando, O.M.I., Bishop emeritus of Badulla (Sri Lanka)

2004: CameroonBishop Jean-Marie-Joseph-Augustin Pasquier, O.M.I., Bishop emeritus of Ngaoundéré (Cameroon)

2002: PhilippinesArchbishop Philip Francis Smith, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Cotabato (Philippines)

2001: ItalyArchbishop Marcello Zago, O.M.I., Secretary of Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

2000: CanadaArchbishop Paul Dumouchel, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Keewatin–Le Pas (Canada)

2000: Sri LankaBishop Henry Swithin Thomas Alexander Wijetunge Goonewardena, O.M.I., Bishop emeritus of Anuradhapura (Sri Lanka)

2000: CanadaBishop Thomas Joseph Lobsinger, O.M.I., Bishop of Whitehorse (Canada)

1999: PhilippinesBishop George Eli Dion, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic of Jolo (Philippines)

1998: CanadaArchbishop Henri Goudreault, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop of Grouard–McLennan (Canada)

1998: CanadaBishop John Fergus O’Grady, O.M.I., Bishop emeritus of Prince George (Canada)

1997: South AfricaArchbishop Peter Fanyana John Butelezi, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop of Bloemfontein (South Africa)

1997: PhilippinesBishop Antonino Nepomuceno, O.M.I., Auxiliary Bishop emeritus of Cotabato (Philippines)

1997: PhilippinesBishop Benjamin D. de Jesus, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic of Jolo (Philippines)

1995: CanadaBishop Jules Leguerrier, O.M.I., Bishop emeritus of Moosonee (Canada)

1994: PhilippinesArchbishop Gérard Mongeau, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Cotabato (Philippines)

1994: CameroonBishop Jacques Joseph François de Bernon, O.M.I., Bishop of Maroua–Mokolo (Cameroon)

1993: Congo-KinshasaBishop René Toussaint, O.M.I., Bishop emeritus of Idiofa (Congo-Kinshasa)

1992: CanadaBishop Paul Piché, O.M.I., Bishop emeritus of MacKenzie–Fort Smith (Canada)

1991: CameroonArchbishop Yves-Joseph-Marie Plumey, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Garoua (Cameroon)

1990: ParaguayBishop Sinforiano Lucas Rojo, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Pilcomayo (Paraguay)

1989: LesothoArchbishop Alfonso Liguori Morapeli, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop of Maseru (Lesotho)

1989: CanadaArchbishop Henri Routhier, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Grouard–McLennan (Canada)

1989: Sri LankaBishop Edmund Peiris, O.M.I., Bishop emeritus of Chilaw (Sri Lanka)

1989: LesothoBishop Joseph Delphis Desrosiers, O.M.I., Bishop emeritus of Qacha’s Nek (Lesotho)

1989: LesothoBishop Ignatius Phakoe, O.M.I., Bishop emeritus of Leribe (Lesotho)

1988: Sri LankaCardinal Thomas Benjamin Cooray, O.M.I., Cardinal-Priest of Ss. Nereo ed Achilleo, Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Colombo (Sri Lanka) and President emeritus of Bishops’ Conference of Sri Lanka

1986: South AfricaArchbishop Joseph Patrick Fitzgerald, O.M.I., Archbishop-Bishop emeritus of Johannesburg (South Africa)

1986: CanadaBishop Omer Alfred Robidoux, O.M.I., Bishop of Churchill–Baie d’Hudson (Canada)

1984: ParaguayBishop Pedro Shaw, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic of Pilcomayo (Paraguay)

1982: CanadaArchbishop Anthony Jordan, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Edmonton (Canada)

1982: South AfricaBishop John Boekenfoehr, O.M.I., Bishop emeritus of Kimberley (South Africa)

1980: LaosBishop Étienne-Auguste-Germain Loosdregt, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Vientiane (Laos) and President emeritus of Episcopal Conference of Laos and Cambodia

1979: ParaguayBishop Karl Walter Vervoort, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Pilcomayo (Paraguay)

1977: CameroonBishop Louis Charpenet, O.M.I., Bishop of Yagoua (Cameroon)

1976: CanadaBishop Henri Joseph Marie Belleau, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Baie de James (Canada)

1976: CanadaBishop Marc Lacroix, O.M.I., Bishop emeritus of Churchill–Baie d’Hudson (Canada)

1976: SwedenBishop John E. Taylor, O.M.I., Bishop emeritus of Stockholm (Sweden)

1975: CanadaBishop James Philip Mulvihill, O.M.I., Bishop emeritus of Whitehorse (Canada)

1974: ItalyBishop Maturino Blanchet, O.M.I., Bishop emeritus of Aosta (Italy)

1973: LesothoBishop Joseph Bonhomme, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Basutoland (Lesotho)

1972: Sri LankaBishop Jerome Emilianus Pillai, O.M.I., Bishop of Jaffna (Sri Lanka)

1970: PhilippinesBishop Francis Joseph McSorley, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic of Jolo (Philippines)

1968: LaosBishop Lionello Berti, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic of Luang Prabang (Laos)

1966: South AfricaArchbishop William Patrick Whelan, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop of Bloemfontein (South Africa)

1966: LesothoArchbishop Emanuel Mabathoama, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop of Maseru (Lesotho)

1966: CanadaBishop Armand Clabaut, O.M.I., Coadjutor Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Baie d’Hudson (Canada)

1966: HaitiBishop Jean Louis Collignan, O.M.I., Bishop of Les Cayes (Haiti)

1966: CanadaBishop Lionel Scheffer, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic of Labrador (Canada)

1965: CanadaBishop Jean-Louis-Antoine-Joseph Coudert, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic of Whitehorse (Canada)

1964: CanadaBishop Pierre-Armand-Albert-Lucien Fallaize, O.M.I., Coadjutor Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Mackenzie (Canada)

1963: South AfricaArchbishop Herman Joseph Meysing, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Bloemfontein (South Africa)

1963: NamibiaBishop Joseph Gotthardt, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Windhoek (Namibia)

1963: Congo-KinshasaBishop Alfonse Bossart, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Ipamu (Congo-Kinshasa)

1961: CanadaBishop Martin Giuseppe Onorio Lajeunesse, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Keewatin (Canada)

1958: South AfricaBishop David O’Leary, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Johannesburg (South Africa)

1958: CanadaBishop Joseph-Marie Trocellier, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic of Mackenzie (Canada)

1956: Sri LankaBishop Alfred-Jean Guyomard, O.M.I., Bishop emeritus of Jaffna (Sri Lanka)

1955: CanadaBishop Louis Rhéaume, O.M.I., Bishop of Timmins (Canada)

1955: CanadaBishop Louis-Eugène-Arsène Turquetil, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Baie d’Hudson (Canada)

1954: CanadaArchbishop Gabriel-Joseph-Elie Breynat, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Mackenzie (Canada)

1953: CanadaBishop Ubald Langlois, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic of Grouard (Canada)

1951: CanadaBishop Joseph-Wilfrid Guy, O.M.I., Bishop emeritus of Gravelbourg

1949: South AfricaBishop Henri Delalle, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Natal (South Africa)

1947: CanadaCardinal Jean-Marie-Rodrigue Villeneuve, O.M.I., Cardinal-Priest of S. Maria degli Angeli and Metropolitan Archbishop of Québec (Canada)

1947: Sri LankaArchbishop Jean-Marie Masson, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop of Colombo in Ceylon (Sri Lanka)

1945: CanadaBishop Emile-Marie Bunoz, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic of Prince Rupert (Canada)

1944: LesothoBishop Jules-Joseph Cénez, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Basutoland (Lesotho)

1937: Sri LankaArchbishop Pierre-Guillaume Marque, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop of Colombo (Sri Lanka)

1936: South AfricaBishop Charles Cox, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Transvaal (South Africa)

1933: CanadaBishop Ovide Charlebois, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic of Keewatin (Canada)

1932: CanadaBishop Célestin-Henri Joussard, O.M.I., Coadjutor Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Grouard (Canada)

1931: CanadaArchbishop Augustin Dontenwill, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Vancouver (Canada) and Superior General of Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate (Oblates)

1931: CanadaArchbishop Pierre-Emile-Jean-Baptiste-Marie Grouard, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Grouard (Canada)

1931: CanadaBishop Michael Francis Fallon, O.M.I., Bishop of London (Canada)

1929: Sri LankaArchbishop Antoine Coudert, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop of Colombo (Sri Lanka)

1927: South AfricaBishop William Miller, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Transvaal (South Africa)

1923: Sri LankaBishop Jules-André Brault, O.M.I., Bishop of Jaffna (Sri Lanka)

1920: CanadaArchbishop Emile-Joseph Legal, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop of Edmonton (Canada)

1920: CanadaBishop Albert Pascal, O.M.I., Bishop of Prince-Albert (Canada)

1919: Sri LankaBishop Henri Joulain, O.M.I., Bishop of Jaffna (Sri Lanka)

1915: CanadaArchbishop Louis-Philippe Adélard Langevin, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop of Saint-Boniface (Canada)

1914: South AfricaBishop Matteo Gaughren, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic of Kimberley in Orange (South Africa)

1905: Sri LankaArchbishop André-Théophile Mélizan, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop of Colombo (Sri Lanka)

1905: FranceArchbishop Matthieu-Victor-Félicien Balaïn, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop of Auch (France)

1903: CanadaBishop Isidore Clut, O.M.I., Auxiliary Bishop of Athabaska (Canada)

1903: South AfricaBishop Charles-Constant Jolivet, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic of Natal (South Africa)

1902: CanadaBishop Vital-Justin Grandin, O.M.I., Bishop of Saint Albert (Canada)

1901: South AfricaBishop Anthony Gaughren, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Orange River (South Africa)

1899: CanadaBishop Paul Durieu, O.M.I., Bishop of New Westminster (Canada)

1894: CanadaArchbishop Alexandre-Antonin Taché, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop of Saint-Boniface (Canada)

1892: Sri LankaArchbishop Christophe-Etienne Bonjean, O.M.I., Metropolitan Archbishop of Colombo (Sri Lanka)

1890: CanadaBishop Henri Joseph Faraud, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Athabaska Mackenzie (Canada)

1890: CanadaBishop Louis-Joseph d’Herbomez, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic of British Columbia (Canada)

1889: South AfricaArchbishop Marie-Jean-François Allard, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic emeritus of Natal (South Africa)

1886: FranceCardinal Joseph-Hippolyte Guibert, O.M.I., Cardinal-Priest of S. Giovanni a Porta Latina and Metropolitan Archbishop of Paris (France)

1875: FranceBishop Jacques Jeancard, O.M.I., Auxiliary Bishop emeritus of Marseille (France)

1874: CanadaBishop Joseph-Eugène-Bruno Guigues, O.M.I., Bishop of Ottawa (Canada)

1868: Sri LankaBishop Jean-Etienne Sémeria, O.M.I., Vicar Apostolic of Jaffna (Sri Lanka)

1861: FranceSaint Bishop Eugène-Charles-Joseph de Mazenod, O.M.I., Bishop of Marseille (France) and Superior General of Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate (Oblates)

Other Former Prelates (14)

>2015: SurinameFr. Antonius te Dorshorst, O.M.I., Apostolic Administrator emeritus of Paramaribo (Suriname)

>2012: CanadaFr. William Stang, O.M.I., Apostolic Administrator emeritus of Keewatin–Le Pas (Canada)

2011: Western SaharaFr. Acacio Valbuena Rodríguez, O.M.I., Prefect Apostolic emeritus of Western Sahara (Western Sahara)

>2010: ItalyFr. Giovanni Colombo, O.M.I., Counsellor emeritus of Apostolic Penitentiary

2009: CanadaFr. Louis-Marie Parent, O.M.I., Founder of Institute Voluntas Dei

2000: Western SaharaFr. Félix Erviti Barcelona, O.M.I., Prefect Apostolic emeritus of Western Sahara (Western Sahara)

>1996: Fr. Josef Metzler, O.M.I., Prefect emeritus of Vatican Secret Archives

1964: ChadFr. Honoré Jouneaux, O.M.I., Prefect Apostolic of Pala (Chad)

1964: IndiaFr. Anthonipillai Thomas Bastiampillai, O.M.I., Founder of Rosarian Fathers

1952: LaosFr. Jean-Henri Mazoyer, O.M.I., Prefect Apostolic of Vientiane et Louang-Prabang (Laos)

1939: Sri LankaFr. Louis Perera, O.M.I., Bishop of Chilaw (Sri Lanka)

1932: ParaguayFr. Enrico Breuer, O.M.I., Prefect Apostolic of Pilcomayo (Paraguay)

1927: ParaguayFr. Giuseppe Rose, O.M.I., Prefect Apostolic of Pilcomayo (Paraguay)

1921: NamibiaFr. Eugenio Klaeyle, O.M.I., Prefect Apostolic of Lower Cimbebasia (Namibia)


as of 2017.05.24

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