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Vacant Sees

Circumscriptions
(301, 158 with apostolic administrator)
TypeVacant
sinceDescending
Last OrdinaryApostolic
Administrator
MyanmarPathein, MyanmarDiocese2021.07.22Bishop John Hsane Hgyi (died)
GuatemalaIzabal, GuatemalaApostolic Vicariate2021.07.16Bishop Domingo Buezo Leiva (58)Bishop Domingo Buezo Leiva (58) (transferred)
PolandOrdynariat Polowy Wojska Polskiego, PolandMilitary Ordinariate2021.07.16Archbishop Józef Guzdek (65)Archbishop Józef Guzdek (65) (transferred)Archbishop Józef Guzdek (65)Archbishop Józef Guzdek (65)
NicaraguaEstelí, NicaraguaDiocese2021.07.06Bishop Juan Abelardo Mata Guevara, S.D.B. (75)Bishop Juan Abelardo Mata Guevara, S.D.B. (75) (resigned)Bishop Rolando José Álvarez Lagos (54)Bishop Rolando José Álvarez Lagos (54)
Congo-KinshasaDoruma–Dungu, Congo-KinshasaDiocese2021.07.03Bishop Richard Domba Mady (died)Msgr. Emile Mushosho Matabaro (68)Msgr. Emile Mushosho Matabaro (68)
IndonesiaTanjungkarang, IndonesiaDiocese2021.07.03Archbishop Yohanes Harun Yuwono (57)Archbishop Yohanes Harun Yuwono (57) (transferred)
ItalyMileto–Nicotera–Tropea, ItalyDiocese2021.07.01Bishop Luigi Renzo (74)Bishop Luigi Renzo (74) (resigned)Bishop Francesco Oliva (70)Bishop Francesco Oliva (70)
CanadaSaint-Sauveur de Montréal (Greek-Melkite Rite), CanadaDiocese2021.06.26Archbishop Ibrahim Michael Ibrahim, B.S. (59)Archbishop Ibrahim Michael Ibrahim, B.S. (59) (transferred)
TaiwanTainan 臺南, TaiwanDiocese2021.06.19Bishop John Lee Juo-wang (54)Bishop John Lee Juo-wang (李若望) (54) (resigned)Bishop Bosco Lin Chi-nan (78)Bishop Bosco Lin Chi-nan (林吉男) (78)
IndiaGumla, IndiaDiocese2021.06.15Bishop Paul Alois Lakra (died)
PeruHuarí, PeruDiocese2021.06.11Bishop Ivo Baldi Gaburri (died)Bishop Giorgio Barbetta Manzocchi (49)Bishop Giorgio Barbetta Manzocchi (49)
FranceRodez, FranceDiocese2021.06.11Archbishop François Fonlupt (66)Archbishop François Fonlupt (66) (transferred)
South KoreaDaejeon 대전, South KoreaDiocese2021.06.11Archbishop Lazzaro You Heung-sik (69)Archbishop Lazzaro You Heung-sik (유흥식 라자로 / 俞興植) (69) (transferred)
South AfricaIngwavuma, South AfricaApostolic Vicariate2021.06.09Archbishop Mandla Siegfried Jwara, C.M.M. (64)Archbishop Mandla Siegfried Jwara, C.M.M. (64) (transferred)
BrazilTefé, BrazilTerritorial Prelature2021.06.09Bishop Fernando Barbosa dos Santos, C.M. (54)Bishop Fernando Barbosa dos Santos, C.M. (54) (transferred)
ChileIllapel, ChileTerritorial Prelature2021.06.08Bishop Jorge Patricio Vega Velasco, S.V.D. (64)Bishop Jorge Patricio Vega Velasco, S.V.D. (64) (transferred)
ChileIquique, ChileDiocese2021.06.08Bishop Guillermo Patricio Vera Soto (63)Bishop Guillermo Patricio Vera Soto (63) (transferred)
LiberiaMonrovia, LiberiaMetropolitan Archdiocese2021.06.07Archbishop Lewis Jerome Zeigler (77)Archbishop Lewis Jerome Zeigler (77) (resigned)
BrazilCrato, BrazilDiocese2021.06.02Archbishop Gilberto Pastana de Oliveira (65)Archbishop Gilberto Pastana de Oliveira (65) (transferred)
BruneiBrunei, BruneiApostolic Vicariate2021.05.29Cardinal Cornelius Sim (died)
ItalyTortona, ItalyDiocese2021.05.27Archbishop Vittorio Francesco Viola, O.F.M. (55)Archbishop Vittorio Francesco Viola, O.F.M. (55) (transferred)Archbishop Vittorio Francesco Viola, O.F.M. (55)Archbishop Vittorio Francesco Viola, O.F.M. (55)
LebanonCilicia (Armenian Rite), LebanonPatriarchal See2021.05.25Patriarch Grégoire Pierre XX Ghabroyan (Grégoire Ghabroyan, I.C.P.B.) (died)Archbishop Boutros Marayati (73)Archbishop Boutros Marayati (73)
AustraliaMilitary Ordinariate of Australia, AustraliaMilitary Ordinariate2021.05.24Bishop Max Leroy Davis (75)Bishop Max Leroy Davis (75) (resigned)Archbishop Christopher Charles Prowse (67)Archbishop Christopher Charles Prowse (67)
Congo-KinshasaKilwa–Kasenga, Congo-KinshasaDiocese2021.05.22Archbishop Fulgence Muteba Mugalu (59)Archbishop Fulgence Muteba Mugalu (59) (transferred)
Congo-KinshasaButa, Congo-KinshasaDiocese2021.05.17Bishop Joseph Banga Bane (64)Bishop Joseph Banga Bane (64) (resigned)Bishop Jean-Bertin Nadonye Ndongo, O.F.M. Cap. (56)Bishop Jean-Bertin Nadonye Ndongo, O.F.M. Cap. (56)
GuadeloupeBasse-Terre, GuadeloupeDiocese2021.05.13Bishop Jean-Yves Riocreux (75)Bishop Jean-Yves Riocreux (75) (resigned)Archbishop David Macaire, O.P. (51)Archbishop David Macaire, O.P. (51)
PolandBydgoszcz, PolandDiocese2021.05.12Bishop Jan Tyrawa (72)Bishop Jan Tyrawa (72) (resigned)Bishop Wiesław Śmigiel (52)Bishop Wiesław Śmigiel (52)
IndiaJhabua, IndiaDiocese2021.05.06Bishop Basil Bhuriya, S.V.D. (died)
ItalyPorto–Santa Rufina, ItalyDiocese2021.05.05Bishop Gino Reali (73)Bishop Gino Reali (73) (resigned)Bishop Gianrico Ruzza (58)Bishop Gianrico Ruzza (58)
ColombiaSoacha, ColombiaDiocese2021.05.01Bishop José Daniel Falla Robles (died)Archbishop Luis José Rueda Aparicio (59)Archbishop Luis José Rueda Aparicio (59)
EcuadorRiobamba, EcuadorDiocese2021.04.28Bishop Julio Parrilla Díaz (75)Bishop Julio Parrilla Díaz (75) (resigned)Bishop José Bolivar Piedra Aguirre (55)Bishop José Bolivar Piedra Aguirre (55)
ColombiaFacatativá, ColombiaDiocese2021.04.25Archbishop José Miguel Gómez Rodríguez (60)Archbishop José Miguel Gómez Rodríguez (60) (transferred)Bishop Pedro Manuel Salamanca Mantilla (60)Bishop Pedro Manuel Salamanca Mantilla (60)
PeruTarma, PeruDiocese2021.04.17Bishop Luis Alberto Barrera Pacheco, M.C.C.J. (54)Bishop Luis Alberto Barrera Pacheco, M.C.C.J. (54) (transferred)
SpainTerrassa, SpainDiocese2021.04.17Archbishop Josep Ángel Sáiz Meneses (64)Archbishop Josep Ángel Sáiz Meneses (64) (transferred)
USACrookston, USADiocese2021.04.13Bishop Michael Joseph Hoeppner (72)Bishop Michael Joseph Hoeppner (72) (resigned)Bishop Richard Edmund Pates (78)Bishop Richard Edmund Pates (78)
PeruAyaviri, PeruTerritorial Prelature2021.04.07Bishop Kay Martin Schmalhausen Panizo, S.C.V. (57)Bishop Kay Martin Schmalhausen Panizo, S.C.V. (57) (resigned)Bishop Pedro Alberto Bustamante López (56)Bishop Pedro Alberto Bustamante López (56)
TanzaniaNjombe, TanzaniaDiocese2021.04.06Bishop Alfred Leonhard Maluma (died)Bishop John Chrisostom Ndimbo (60)Bishop John Chrisostom Ndimbo (60)
UgandaKampala, UgandaMetropolitan Archdiocese2021.04.03Archbishop Cyprian Kizito Lwanga (died)Bishop Paul Ssemogerere (65)Bishop Paul Ssemogerere (65)
Guinea-BissauBafatá, Guinea-BissauDiocese2021.03.31Bishop Carlos Pedro Zilli, P.I.M.E. (died)
MexicoCiudad Victoria, MexicoDiocese2021.03.30Bishop Antonio González Sánchez (73)Bishop Antonio González Sánchez (73) (resigned)Archbishop Rogelio Cabrera López (70)Archbishop Rogelio Cabrera López (70)
BrazilRondonópolis–Guiratinga, BrazilDiocese2021.03.28Bishop Juventino Kestering (died)
PhilippinesCapiz, PhilippinesMetropolitan Archdiocese2021.03.25Cardinal Jose Fuerte Advincula (69)Cardinal Jose Fuerte Advincula (69) (transferred)
ColombiaSan Vicente del Caguán, ColombiaDiocese2021.03.25Archbishop Francisco Javier Múnera Correa, I.M.C. (64)Archbishop Francisco Javier Múnera Correa, I.M.C. (64) (transferred)Archbishop Omar de Jesús Mejía Giraldo (55)Archbishop Omar de Jesús Mejía Giraldo (55)
CameroonBafoussam, CameroonDiocese2021.03.19Bishop Dieudonné Watio (75)Bishop Dieudonné Watio (75) (resigned)
VietnamHà Tĩnh, VietnamDiocese2021.03.19Bishop Paul Nguyễn Thái Hợp, O.P. (76)Bishop Paul Nguyễn Thái Hợp, O.P. (76) (resigned)Bishop Louis Nguyễn Anh Tuấn (61)Bishop Louis Nguyễn Anh Tuấn (61)
UruguayMelo, UruguayDiocese2021.03.19Bishop Heriberto Andrés Bodeant Fernández (66)Bishop Heriberto Andrés Bodeant Fernández (66) (transferred)
BrazilCascavel, BrazilMetropolitan Archdiocese2021.03.11Archbishop Mauro Aparecido dos Santos (died)
Congo-KinshasaMatadi, Congo-KinshasaDiocese2021.03.06Bishop Daniel Nlandu Mayi (67)Bishop Daniel Nlandu Mayi (67) (resigned)Fr. André Giraud Pindi Muanza (57)Fr. André Giraud Pindi Muanza (57)
CanadaCharlottetown, CanadaDiocese2021.03.04Bishop Richard John Grecco (75)Bishop Richard John Grecco (75) (resigned)
GuineaKankan, GuineaDiocese2021.03.01Bishop Emmanuel Félémou (died)Bishop Alexis Aly Tagbino (48)Bishop Alexis Aly Tagbino (48)
ColombiaEl Banco, ColombiaDiocese2021.02.27Bishop Luis Gabriel Ramírez Díaz (55)Bishop Luis Gabriel Ramírez Díaz (55) (transferred)
BrazilIguatu, BrazilDiocese2021.02.24Bishop Edson de Castro Homem (72)Bishop Edson de Castro Homem (72) (resigned)
BangladeshBarishal, BangladeshDiocese2021.02.19Archbishop Lawrence Subrata Howlader, C.S.C. (55)Archbishop Lawrence Subrata Howlader, C.S.C. (55) (transferred)
PakistanMultan, PakistanDiocese2021.02.11Archbishop Benny Mario Travas (54)Archbishop Benny Mario Travas (54) (transferred)Archbishop Sebastian Francis Shaw, O.F.M. (63)Archbishop Sebastian Francis Shaw, O.F.M. (63)
MozambiquePemba, MozambiqueDiocese2021.02.11Archbishop Luiz Fernando Lisboa, C.P. (65)Archbishop Luiz Fernando Lisboa, C.P. (65) (transferred)Bishop António Juliasse Ferreira Sandramo (53)Bishop António Juliasse Ferreira Sandramo (53)
FranceLe Puy-en-Velay, FranceDiocese2021.02.06Bishop Luc Crepy, C.I.M. (63)Bishop Luc Crepy, C.I.M. (63) (transferred)
LebanonTyr (Greek-Melkite Rite), LebanonMetropolitan Archdiocese2021.01.31Archbishop Michel Abrass (72)Archbishop Michel Abrass (72) (resigned)Archbishop Elie Béchara Haddad, B.S. (61)Archbishop Elie Béchara Haddad, B.S. (61)
SpainArzobispado Castrense de España, SpainMilitary Ordinariate2021.01.28Archbishop Juan del Río Martín (died)
IndiaPondicherry and Cuddalore, IndiaMetropolitan Archdiocese2021.01.27Archbishop Antony Anandarayar (resigned)Bishop Peter Abir Antonisamy (69)Bishop Peter Abir Antonisamy (69)
CanadaTrois-Rivières, CanadaDiocese2021.01.25Bishop Joseph Luc André Bouchard (72)Bishop Joseph Luc André Bouchard (72) (resigned)
ItalyMassa Carrara–Pontremoli, ItalyDiocese2021.01.15Bishop Giovanni Santucci (72)Bishop Giovanni Santucci (72) (resigned)Bishop Gianni Ambrosio (77)Bishop Gianni Ambrosio (77)
BrazilAlagoinhas, BrazilDiocese2021.01.13Bishop Paulo Romeu Dantas Bastos (65)Bishop Paulo Romeu Dantas Bastos (65) (transferred)
BrazilColatina, BrazilDiocese2021.01.13Bishop Joaquim Wladimir Lopes Dias (63)Bishop Joaquim Wladimir Lopes Dias (63) (transferred)
ScotlandGlasgow, ScotlandMetropolitan Archdiocese2021.01.13Archbishop Philip Tartaglia (died)
ZambiaMonze, ZambiaDiocese2021.01.13Bishop Moses Hamungole (died)Fr. Francesco AiroldiFr. Francesco Airoldi
ColombiaSanta Marta, ColombiaDiocese2021.01.11Bishop Luis Adriano Piedrahíta Sandoval (died)
FranceBelfort–Montbéliard, FranceDiocese2021.01.09Bishop Dominique Blanchet (55)Bishop Dominique Blanchet (55) (transferred)
KenyaNairobi, KenyaMetropolitan Archdiocese2021.01.04Cardinal John Njue (77)Cardinal John Njue (77) (resigned)Bishop David Kamau Ng’ang’a (66)Bishop David Kamau Ng’ang’a (66)
Cote d’IvoireKatiola, Cote d’IvoireDiocese2021.01.03Archbishop Ignace Bessi Dogbo (59)Archbishop Ignace Bessi Dogbo (59) (transferred)
BelarusMinsk–Mohilev, BelarusMetropolitan Archdiocese2021.01.03Archbishop Tadeusz Kondrusiewicz (75)Archbishop Tadeusz Kondrusiewicz (75) (resigned)Bishop Kazimierz Wielikosielec, O.P. (76)Bishop Kazimierz Wielikosielec (Казiмiр Велікаселец), O.P. (76)
New ZealandChristchurch, New ZealandDiocese2021.01.01Archbishop Paul Martin, S.M. (54)Archbishop Paul Martin, S.M. (54) (transferred)Archbishop Paul Martin, S.M. (54)Archbishop Paul Martin, S.M. (54)
ChinaSiping 四平, ChinaDiocese2020.12.30Bishop Andrew Han Jing-tao (韓景濤) (died)
IrelandOssory, IrelandDiocese2020.12.29Archbishop Dermot Pius Farrell (66)Archbishop Dermot Pius Farrell (66) (transferred)Bishop Denis Nulty (58)Bishop Denis Nulty (58)
IndiaJowai, IndiaDiocese2020.12.28Archbishop Victor Lyngdoh (65)Archbishop Victor Lyngdoh (65) (transferred)
JapanOita 大分, JapanDiocese2020.12.28Bishop Paul Sueo Hamaguchi (パウロ浜口末雄) (died)Fr. Takashi TaguchiFr. Takashi Taguchi (田口孝志)
FranceTroyes, FranceDiocese2020.12.28Bishop Marc Camille Michel Stenger (74)Bishop Marc Camille Michel Stenger (74) (resigned)
ChileObispado Castrense de Chile, ChileMilitary Ordinariate2020.12.23Bishop Santiago Jaime Silva Retamales (66)Bishop Santiago Jaime Silva Retamales (66) (transferred)
TurkeyIstanbul, TurkeyApostolic Vicariate2020.12.23Bishop Rubén Tierrablanca Gonzalez, O.F.M. (died)Archbishop Lorenzo Piretto, O.P. (78)Archbishop Lorenzo Piretto, O.P. (78)
TanzaniaTanga, TanzaniaDiocese2020.12.20Bishop Anthony Banzi (died)
MyanmarLoikaw, MyanmarDiocese2020.12.16Bishop Sephen Tjephe (died)
MexicoAguascalientes, MexicoDiocese2020.12.14Bishop José María de la Torre Martín (died)
MalawiLilongwe, MalawiMetropolitan Archdiocese2020.12.14Archbishop Tarcisius Gervazio Ziyaye (died)
KazakhstanAtyrau, KazakhstanApostolic Administration2020.12.08Fr. Dariusz Buras (49)Fr. Dariusz Buras (49) (resigned)Fr. Peter Sakmár (42)Fr. Peter Sakmár (42)
ColombiaCúcuta, ColombiaDiocese2020.12.07Bishop Víctor Manuel Ochoa Cadavid (58)Bishop Víctor Manuel Ochoa Cadavid (58) (transferred)Bishop José Libardo Garcés Monsalve (53)Bishop José Libardo Garcés Monsalve (53)
UgandaMilitary Ordinariate of Uganda, UgandaMilitary Ordinariate2020.12.04Archbishop James Odongo (died)
Congo-KinshasaKamina, Congo-KinshasaDiocese2020.12.03Bishop Jean-Anatole Kalala Kaseba (74)Bishop Jean-Anatole Kalala Kaseba (74) (resigned)Archbishop Fulgence Muteba Mugalu (59)Archbishop Fulgence Muteba Mugalu (59)
CanadaHearst–Moosonee, CanadaDiocese2020.11.30Bishop Robert Ovide Bourgon (65)Bishop Robert Ovide Bourgon (65) (resigned)Archbishop Terrence Thomas Prendergast, S.J. (77)Archbishop Terrence Thomas Prendergast, S.J. (77)
South AfricaEshowe, South AfricaDiocese2020.11.25Bishop Xolelo Thaddaeus Kumalo (67)Bishop Xolelo Thaddaeus Kumalo (67) (transferred)Cardinal Wilfrid Fox Napier, O.F.M. (80)Cardinal Wilfrid Fox Napier, O.F.M. (80)
Congo-KinshasaKisantu, Congo-KinshasaDiocese2020.11.21Bishop Fidèle Nsielele Zi Mputu (71)Bishop Fidèle Nsielele Zi Mputu (71) (resigned)Cardinal Fridolin Ambongo Besungu, O.F.M. Cap. (61)Cardinal Fridolin Ambongo Besungu, O.F.M. Cap. (61)
MexicoLinares, MexicoDiocese2020.11.21Bishop Hilario González García (56)Bishop Hilario González García (56) (transferred)
IndiaKurnool, IndiaDiocese2020.11.19Archbishop Anthony Poola (59)Archbishop Anthony Poola (59) (transferred)
MyanmarMyitkyina, MyanmarDiocese2020.11.18Bishop Francis Daw Tang (74)Bishop Francis Daw Tang (74) (resigned)Cardinal Charles Maung Bo, S.D.B. (72)Cardinal Charles Maung Bo, S.D.B. (72)
NamibiaRundu, NamibiaApostolic Vicariate2020.11.16Bishop Joseph Shipandeni Shikongo, O.M.I. (73)Bishop Joseph Shipandeni Shikongo, O.M.I. (73) (resigned)Fr. Linus Ngenomesho, O.M.I.Fr. Linus Ngenomesho, O.M.I.
IndiaAllahabad, IndiaDiocese2020.11.12Archbishop Raphy Manjaly (63)Archbishop Raphy Manjaly (63) (transferred)
IndonesiaAmboina, IndonesiaDiocese2020.11.11Archbishop Petrus Canisius Mandagi, M.S.C. (72)Archbishop Petrus Canisius Mandagi, M.S.C. (72) (transferred)Archbishop Petrus Canisius Mandagi, M.S.C. (72)Archbishop Petrus Canisius Mandagi, M.S.C. (72)
AngolaMalanje, AngolaMetropolitan Archdiocese2020.11.08Archbishop Benedito Roberto, C.S.Sp. (died)
CroatiaDubrovnik, CroatiaDiocese2020.11.04Archbishop Mate Uzinić (53)Archbishop Mate Uzinić (53) (transferred)Archbishop Mate Uzinić (53)Archbishop Mate Uzinić (53)
ColombiaCartago, ColombiaDiocese2020.10.31Bishop José Alejandro Castaño Arbeláez, O.A.R. (76)Bishop José Alejandro Castaño Arbeláez, O.A.R. (76) (resigned)Bishop José Roberto Ospina Leongómez (74)Bishop José Roberto Ospina Leongómez (74)
ItalyAscoli Piceno, ItalyDiocese2020.10.29Bishop Giovanni D’Ercole, F.D.P. (73)Bishop Giovanni D’Ercole, F.D.P. (73) (resigned)Bishop Domenico Pompili (58)Bishop Domenico Pompili (58)
SlovakiaSpiš, SlovakiaDiocese2020.10.28Bishop Štefan Sečka (died)
French GuianaCayenne, French GuianaDiocese2020.10.26Bishop Emmanuel Marie Philippe Louis Lafont (75)Bishop Emmanuel Marie Philippe Louis Lafont (75) (resigned)Bishop Michel Marie Jacques Dubost, C.I.M. (79)Bishop Michel Marie Jacques Dubost, C.I.M. (79)
BrazilSão Carlos, BrazilDiocese2020.10.21Archbishop Paulo Cezar Costa (54)Archbishop Paulo Cezar Costa (54) (transferred)
CanadaSaints Cyril and Methodius of Toronto (Slovak Rite), CanadaDiocese2020.10.20Bishop Marián Andrej Pacák, C.SS.R. (48)Bishop Marián Andrej Pacák, C.SS.R. (48) (resigned)Bishop Kurt Richard Burnette (65)Bishop Kurt Richard Burnette (65)
ColombiaTibú, ColombiaDiocese2020.10.12Archbishop Omar Alberto Sánchez Cubillos, O.P. (57)Archbishop Omar Alberto Sánchez Cubillos, O.P. (57) (transferred)Archbishop Jorge Alberto Ossa Soto (65)Archbishop Jorge Alberto Ossa Soto (65)
SpainCalahorra y La Calzada–Logroño, SpainDiocese2020.10.06Archbishop Carlos Manuel Escribano Subías (56)Archbishop Carlos Manuel Escribano Subías (56) (transferred)
EthiopiaAwasa, EthiopiaApostolic Vicariate2020.09.29Bishop Roberto Bergamaschi, S.D.B. (66)Bishop Roberto Bergamaschi, S.D.B. (66) (transferred)Fr. Juan Antonio González Núñez, M.C.C.J. (77)Fr. Juan Antonio González Núñez, M.C.C.J. (77)
IndiaSivagangai, IndiaDiocese2020.09.25Bishop Jebamalai Susaimanickam (75)Bishop Jebamalai Susaimanickam (75) (resigned)
PortugalViana do Castelo, PortugalDiocese2020.09.18Bishop Anacleto Cordeiro Gonçalves de Oliveira (died)
Papua New GuineaGoroka, Papua New GuineaDiocese2020.09.12Bishop Dariusz Kałuża, M.S.F. (53)Bishop Dariusz Kałuża, M.S.F. (53) (transferred)
MexicoSan Andrés Tuxtla, MexicoDiocese2020.09.12Bishop Fidencio López Plaza (71)Bishop Fidencio López Plaza (71) (transferred)
ZimbabweGokwe, ZimbabweDiocese2020.09.11Bishop Rudolf Nyandoro (52)Bishop Rudolf Nyandoro (52) (transferred)Bishop Rudolf Nyandoro (52)Bishop Rudolf Nyandoro (52)
MauritiusRodrigues, MauritiusApostolic Vicariate2020.09.10Bishop Alain Harel (71)Bishop Alain Harel (71) (transferred)Fr. Luc René Young Chen-yin, O.M.I. (60)Fr. Luc René Young Chen-yin (熊振仁), O.M.I. (60)
VietnamHung Hoá, VietnamDiocese2020.08.29Bishop Jean Marie Vũ Tất (77)Bishop Jean Marie Vũ Tất (77) (resigned)Bishop Pierre Nguyễn Văn Viên (56)Bishop Pierre Nguyễn Văn Viên (56)
ArgentinaAvellaneda–Lanús, ArgentinaDiocese2020.08.07Bishop Rubén Oscar Frassia (75)Bishop Rubén Oscar Frassia (75) (resigned)
USANew Ulm, USADiocese2020.08.06Bishop John Marvin LeVoir (75)Bishop John Marvin LeVoir (75) (resigned)
UkraineMukacheve (Ruthenian Rite), UkraineDiocese2020.07.14Bishop Milan Šášik, C.M. (died)Bishop Nil Yuriy Lushchak, O.F.M. (48)Bishop Nil Yuriy Lushchak, O.F.M. (48)
Guinea-BissauBissau, Guinea-BissauDiocese2020.07.11Bishop José Câmnate na Bissign (68)Bishop José Câmnate na Bissign (68) (resigned)Bishop José Lampra Cà (57)Bishop José Lampra (57)
CroatiaPoreč i Pula, CroatiaDiocese2020.07.11Archbishop Dražen Kutleša (52)Archbishop Dražen Kutleša (52) (transferred)Archbishop Dražen Kutleša (52)Archbishop Dražen Kutleša (52)
Papua New GuineaKavieng, Papua New GuineaDiocese2020.06.19Archbishop Rochus Josef Tatamai, M.S.C. (58)Archbishop Rochus Josef Tatamai, M.S.C. (58) (transferred)
BrazilPenedo, BrazilDiocese2020.06.16Bishop Valério Breda, S.D.B. (died)
SyriaHoms (Syriac Rite), SyriaMetropolitan Archdiocese2020.06.13Archbishop Théophile Philippe Barakat (died)
IndiaKuzhithurai, IndiaDiocese2020.06.06Bishop Jerome Dhas Varuvel, S.D.B. (69)Bishop Jerome Dhas Varuvel, S.D.B. (69) (resigned)Archbishop Antony Pappusamy (71)Archbishop Antony Pappusamy (71)
TaiwanChiayi 嘉義, TaiwanDiocese2020.05.23Archbishop Thomas Chung An-zu (68)Archbishop Thomas Chung An-zu (鍾安住) (68) (transferred)
IndiaAsansol, IndiaDiocese2020.05.04Bishop Cyprian Monis (76)Bishop Cyprian Monis (76) (resigned)Bishop Salvadore Lobo (76)Bishop Salvadore Lobo (76)
ColombiaPuerto Carreño, ColombiaApostolic Vicariate2020.04.22Bishop Francisco Antonio Ceballos Escobar, C.SS.R. (63)Bishop Francisco Antonio Ceballos Escobar, C.SS.R. (63) (transferred)
Congo-BrazzavilleDolisie, Congo-BrazzavilleDiocese2020.04.18Archbishop Bienvenu Manamika Bafouakouahou (56)Archbishop Bienvenu Manamika Bafouakouahou (56) (transferred)Archbishop Bienvenu Manamika Bafouakouahou (56)Archbishop Bienvenu Manamika Bafouakouahou (56)
KuwaitNorthern Arabia, KuwaitApostolic Vicariate2020.04.12Bishop Camillo Ballin, M.C.C.J. (died)Bishop Paul Hinder, O.F.M. Cap. (79)Bishop Paul Hinder, O.F.M. Cap. (79)
EgyptCairo (Syriac Rite), EgyptDiocese2020.04.09Bishop Clément-Joseph Hannouche (died)Bishop Camil Afram Antoine Semaan (41)Bishop Camil Afram Antoine Semaan (41)
SudanSudan and South Sudan (Syriac Rite), SudanTerritory Dependent on the Patriarch2020.04.09Bishop Clément-Joseph Hannouche (died)Bishop Camil Afram Antoine Semaan (41)Bishop Camil Afram Antoine Semaan (41)
South AfricaKokstad, South AfricaDiocese2020.04.01Archbishop Zolile Peter Mpambani, S.C.I. (64)Archbishop Zolile Peter Mpambani, S.C.I. (64) (transferred)
MaliSikasso, MaliDiocese2020.03.27Bishop Jean-Baptiste Tiama (66)Bishop Jean-Baptiste Tiama (66) (transferred)
VenezuelaBarquisimeto, VenezuelaMetropolitan Archdiocese2020.03.25Archbishop Antonio José López Castillo (resigned)Bishop Víctor Hugo Basabe (59)Bishop Víctor Hugo Basabe (59)
USAGaylord, USADiocese2020.03.25Bishop Steven John Raica (68)Bishop Steven John Raica (68) (transferred)Bishop Walter Allison Hurley (84)Bishop Walter Allison Hurley (84)
IndiaVellore, IndiaDiocese2020.03.21Bishop Soundaraj Periyanayagam, S.D.B. (died)
JapanSendai 仙台, JapanDiocese2020.03.18Bishop Martin Tetsuo Hiraga (76)Bishop Martin Tetsuo Hiraga (マルチノ平賀徹夫) (76) (resigned)Fr. Shiro KomatsuFr. Shiro Komatsu (小松史朗)
GabonFranceville, GabonDiocese2020.03.12Archbishop Jean-Patrick Iba-Ba (55)Archbishop Jean-Patrick Iba-Ba (55) (transferred)Archbishop Jean-Patrick Iba-Ba (55)Archbishop Jean-Patrick Iba-Ba (55)
ItalyPiana degli Albanesi (Italo-Albanese Rite), ItalyDiocese2020.02.25Archbishop Giorgio Demetrio Gallaro (73)Archbishop Giorgio Demetrio Gallaro (73) (transferred)Archbishop Giorgio Demetrio Gallaro (73)Archbishop Giorgio Demetrio Gallaro (73)
MyanmarKengtung, MyanmarDiocese2020.02.20Bishop Peter Louis Cakü (died)
NigeriaKatsina-Ala, NigeriaDiocese2020.02.14Bishop Peter Iornzuul Adoboh (died)Bishop William Amove Avenya (66)Bishop William Amove Avenya (66)
Bosnia and HerzegovinaVojni ordinarijat u Bosne i Hercegovine, Bosnia and HerzegovinaMilitary Ordinariate2020.01.22Archbishop Tomo Vukšić (67)Archbishop Tomo Vukšić (67) (transferred)Archbishop Tomo Vukšić (67)Archbishop Tomo Vukšić (67)
SpainIbiza, SpainDiocese2020.01.18Bishop Vicente Juan Segura (66)Bishop Vicente Juan Segura (66) (transferred)
CanadaNew Westminster (Ukrainian Rite), CanadaDiocese2020.01.15Bishop Kenneth Nowakowski (63)Bishop Kenneth Nowakowski (63) (transferred)Bishop David Motiuk (59)Bishop David Motiuk (59)
CameroonMamfe, CameroonDiocese2019.12.30Archbishop Andrew Nkea Fuanya (55)Archbishop Andrew Nkea Fuanya (55) (transferred)Archbishop Andrew Nkea Fuanya (55)Archbishop Andrew Nkea Fuanya (55)
SpainCoria–Cáceres, SpainDiocese2019.12.27Archbishop Francisco Cerro Chaves (63)Archbishop Francisco Cerro Chaves (63) (transferred)
EcuadorObispado Castrense del Ecuador, EcuadorMilitary Ordinariate2019.12.12Bishop Segundo René Coba Galarza (64)Bishop Segundo René Coba Galarza (64) (transferred)
South SudanTorit, South SudanDiocese2019.12.12Archbishop Stephen Ameyu Martin Mulla (57)Archbishop Stephen Ameyu Martin Mulla (57) (transferred)Archbishop Stephen Ameyu Martin Mulla (57)Archbishop Stephen Ameyu Martin Mulla (57)
Burkina FasoManga, Burkina FasoDiocese2019.12.07Archbishop Gabriel Sayaogo (59)Archbishop Gabriel Sayaogo (59) (transferred)Archbishop Gabriel Sayaogo (59)Archbishop Gabriel Sayaogo (59)
TanzaniaKahama, TanzaniaDiocese2019.12.02Bishop Ludovic Joseph Minde, ALCP/OSS (68)Bishop Ludovic Joseph Minde, ALCP/OSS (68) (transferred)Bishop Ludovic Joseph Minde, ALCP/OSS (68)Bishop Ludovic Joseph Minde, ALCP/OSS (68)
TogoAtakpamé, TogoDiocese2019.11.23Archbishop Nicodème Anani Barrigah-Bénissan (58)Archbishop Nicodème Anani Barrigah-Bénissan (58) (transferred)Archbishop Nicodème Anani Barrigah-Bénissan (58)Archbishop Nicodème Anani Barrigah-Bénissan (58)
KenyaLodwar, KenyaDiocese2019.11.16Bishop Dominic Kimengich (60)Bishop Dominic Kimengich (60) (transferred)Bishop Dominic Kimengich (60)Bishop Dominic Kimengich (60)
CanadaToronto (Ukrainian Rite), CanadaDiocese2019.11.09Bishop Stephen Victor Chmilar (76)Bishop Stephen Victor Chmilar (76) (resigned)Bishop Bryan Joseph Bayda, C.SS.R. (59)Bishop Bryan Joseph Bayda, C.SS.R. (59)
MaliSan, MaliDiocese2019.10.28Bishop Jean-Gabriel Diarra (died)
ArgentinaCafayate, ArgentinaTerritorial Prelature2019.10.23Bishop José Demetrio Jiménez Sánchez-Mariscal, O.S.A. (died)Fr. Pablo Hernando Moreno, O.S.A. (75)Fr. Pablo Hernando Moreno, O.S.A. (75)
VietnamPhát Diêm, VietnamDiocese2019.10.19Archbishop Joseph Nguyễn Năng (67)Archbishop Joseph Nguyễn Năng (67) (transferred)Archbishop Joseph Nguyễn Năng (67)Archbishop Joseph Nguyễn Năng (67)
PhilippinesAlaminos, PhilippinesDiocese2019.10.18Archbishop Ricardo Lingan Baccay (60)Archbishop Ricardo Lingan Baccay (60) (transferred)Bishop Fidelis Bautista Layog (52)Bishop Fidelis Bautista Layog (52)
ItalySusa, ItalyDiocese2019.10.12Bishop Alfonso Badini Confalonieri (76)Bishop Alfonso Badini Confalonieri (76) (resigned)Archbishop Cesare Nosiglia (76)Archbishop Cesare Nosiglia (76)
New ZealandPalmerston North, New ZealandDiocese2019.10.04Bishop Charles Edward Drennan (60)Bishop Charles Edward Drennan (60) (resigned)Cardinal John Atcherley Dew (73)Cardinal John Atcherley Dew (73)
IndonesiaTimika, IndonesiaDiocese2019.08.03Bishop John Philip Saklil (died)
CambodiaKompong Cham, CambodiaApostolic Prefecture2019.07.25Fr. Antonysamy Susairaj, M.E.P. (69)Fr. Antonysamy Susairaj, M.E.P. (69) (resigned)Fr. Bruno Cosme, M.E.P. (58)Fr. Bruno Cosme, M.E.P. (58)
SyriaHassaké–Nisibi (Syriac Rite), SyriaArchdiocese2019.07.12Archbishop Jacques Behnan Hindo (resigned)Fr. Joseph ChamilFr. Joseph Chamil
WalesMenevia, WalesDiocese2019.07.11Bishop Thomas Matthew Burns, S.M. (77)Bishop Thomas Matthew Burns, S.M. (77) (resigned)Archbishop George Stack (75)Archbishop George Stack (75)
MadagascarAmbanja, MadagascarDiocese2019.07.08Bishop Rosario Saro Vella, S.D.B. (69)Bishop Rosario Saro Vella, S.D.B. (69) (transferred)Archbishop Benjamin Marc Balthason Ramaroson, C.M. (66)Archbishop Benjamin Marc Balthason Ramaroson, C.M. (66)
MoroccoTánger, MoroccoArchdiocese2019.05.24Archbishop Santiago Agrelo Martínez, O.F.M. (79)Archbishop Santiago Agrelo Martínez, O.F.M. (79) (resigned)Cardinal Cristóbal López Romero, S.D.B. (69)Cardinal Cristóbal López Romero, S.D.B. (69)
FinlandHelsinki, FinlandDiocese2019.05.20Bishop Teemu Sippo, S.C.I. (74)Bishop Teemu Sippo, S.C.I. (74) (resigned)
Cote d’IvoireOdienné, Cote d’IvoireDiocese2019.05.08Bishop Antoine Koné (died)Bishop Gaspard Béby Gnéba (58)Bishop Gaspard Béby Gnéba (58)
IndiaKarwar, IndiaDiocese2019.05.01Bishop Derek Fernandes (67)Bishop Derek Fernandes (67) (transferred)Bishop Derek Fernandes (67)Bishop Derek Fernandes (67)
IndiaBalasore, IndiaDiocese2019.04.22Bishop Simon Kaipuram, C.M. (died)
IndiaKrishnagar, IndiaDiocese2019.04.17Bishop Joseph Suren Gomes, S.D.B. (77)Bishop Joseph Suren Gomes, S.D.B. (77) (resigned)Archbishop Thomas D’Souza (70)Archbishop Thomas D’Souza (70)
BeninDjougou, BeninDiocese2019.03.21Bishop Paul Kouassivi Vieira (died)Archbishop Pascal N’Koué (62)Archbishop Pascal N’Koué (62)
FranceSaint-Vladimir-le-Grand de Paris (Ukrainian Rite), FranceDiocese2019.02.18Archbishop Borys Andrij Gudziak (60)Archbishop Borys Andrij Gudziak (60) (transferred)Bishop Hlib Borys Sviatoslav Lonchyna, M.S.U. (67)Bishop Hlib Borys Sviatoslav Lonchyna, M.S.U. (67)
SpainCiudad Rodrigo, SpainDiocese2019.01.16Bishop Cecilio Raúl Berzosa Martínez (63)Bishop Cecilio Raúl Berzosa Martínez (63) (resigned)Bishop Jesús García Burillo (79)Bishop Jesús García Burillo (79)
IranTehran (Chaldean Rite), IranMetropolitan Archdiocese2018.12.22Archbishop Ramzi Garmou (76)Archbishop Ramzi Garmou (76) (transferred)Archbishop Ramzi Garmou (76)Archbishop Ramzi Garmou (76)
IndiaCuddapah, IndiaDiocese2018.12.10Bishop Prasad Gallela (59)Bishop Prasad Gallela (59) (resigned)Bishop Bali Gali (82)Bishop Bali Gali (82)
IndiaAmravati, IndiaDiocese2018.12.03Archbishop Elias Joseph Gonsalves (60)Archbishop Elias Joseph Gonsalves (60) (transferred)Archbishop Elias Joseph Gonsalves (60)Archbishop Elias Joseph Gonsalves (60)
RwandaKibungo, RwandaDiocese2018.11.19Cardinal Antoine Kambanda (62)Cardinal Antoine Kambanda (62) (transferred)Cardinal Antoine Kambanda (62)Cardinal Antoine Kambanda (62)
VietnamHai Phòng, VietnamDiocese2018.11.17Archbishop Joseph Vũ Văn Thiên (60)Archbishop Joseph Vũ Văn Thiên (60) (transferred)Archbishop Joseph Vũ Văn Thiên (60)Archbishop Joseph Vũ Văn Thiên (60)
MadagascarMahajanga, MadagascarDiocese2018.11.03Bishop Roger Victor Solo Rakotondrajao (died)Bishop Gustavo Bombin Espino, O.SS.T. (60)Bishop Gustavo Bombin Espino, O.SS.T. (60)
ChinaChengde 承德, ChinaDiocese2018.09.08
VenezuelaCaracas, VenezuelaMetropolitan Archdiocese2018.07.09Cardinal Jorge Liberato Urosa Savino (78)Cardinal Jorge Liberato Urosa Savino (78) (resigned)Cardinal Baltazar Enrique Porras Cardozo (76)Cardinal Baltazar Enrique Porras Cardozo (76)
IndiaBuxar, IndiaDiocese2018.06.29Archbishop Sebastian Kallupura (68)Archbishop Sebastian Kallupura (68) (transferred)Archbishop Sebastian Kallupura (68)Archbishop Sebastian Kallupura (68)
IndiaJamshedpur, IndiaDiocese2018.06.24Archbishop Felix Toppo, S.J. (73)Archbishop Felix Toppo, S.J. (73) (transferred)Bishop Telesphore Bilung, S.V.D. (60)Bishop Telesphore Bilung, S.V.D. (60)
KenyaBungoma, KenyaDiocese2018.06.23Bishop Norman King’oo Wambua (69)Bishop Norman King’oo Wambua (69) (transferred)Bishop Joseph Obanyi Sagwe (54)Bishop Joseph Obanyi Sagwe (54)
ParaguayObispado de las Fuerzas Armadas y la Policia Nacional del Paraguay, ParaguayMilitary Ordinariate2018.06.23Bishop Adalberto Martínez Flores (70)Bishop Adalberto Martínez Flores (70) (transferred)Bishop Adalberto Martínez Flores (70)Bishop Adalberto Martínez Flores (70)
Cote d’IvoireYamoussoukro, Cote d’IvoireDiocese2018.04.25Bishop Marcellin Yao Kouadio (61)Bishop Marcellin Yao Kouadio (61) (transferred)Bishop Alexis Touabli Youlo (61)Bishop Alexis Touabli Youlo (61)
Northern IrelandDromore, Northern IrelandDiocese2018.03.26Bishop John McAreavey (72)Bishop John McAreavey (72) (resigned)Archbishop Eamon Martin (59)Archbishop Eamon Martin (59)
PhilippinesSan Jose in Mindoro, PhilippinesApostolic Vicariate2018.03.17Bishop Antonio Pepito Palang, S.V.D. (resigned)Bishop David William Valencia Antonio (57)Bishop David William Valencia Antonio (57)
NigeriaAhiara, NigeriaDiocese2018.02.19Bishop Peter Ebere Okpaleke (58)Bishop Peter Ebere Okpaleke (58) (resigned)Bishop Lucius Iwejuru Ugorji (69)Bishop Lucius Iwejuru Ugorji (69)
LaosPakse, LaosApostolic Vicariate2017.12.16Cardinal Louis-Marie Ling Mangkhanekhoun, I.V.D. (77)Cardinal Louis-Marie Ling Mangkhanekhoun, I.V.D. (77) (transferred)Fr. Andrew Souksavath Nouane AsaFr. Andrew Souksavath Nouane Asa
El SalvadorObispado Castrense en El Salvador, El SalvadorMilitary Ordinariate2017.12.07Bishop Fabio Reynaldo Colindres Abarca (60)Bishop Fabio Reynaldo Colindres Abarca (60) (transferred)Bishop Fabio Reynaldo Colindres Abarca (60)Bishop Fabio Reynaldo Colindres Abarca (60)
IraqBaghdad (Armenian Rite), IraqArchdiocese2017.12Archbishop Emmanuel Dabbaghian (resigned)Msgr. Nersès Joseph Zabbara (52)Msgr. Nersès Joseph Zabbara (52)
ChinaXinjiang 新疆, ChinaApostolic Prefecture2017.08.14Bishop Paul Xie Ting-zhe (謝庭哲) (died)
SenegalTambacounda, SenegalDiocese2017.08.05Bishop Jean-Noël Diouf (74)Bishop Jean-Noël Diouf (74) (resigned)Bishop Jean-Pierre Bassène (69)Bishop Jean-Pierre Bassène (69)
KenyaMilitary Ordinariate of Kenya, KenyaMilitary Ordinariate2016.12.30Bishop Alfred Kipkoech Arap Rotich (64)Bishop Alfred Kipkoech Arap Rotich (64) (resigned)Msgr. Benjamin Kituto Maswili (57)Msgr. Benjamin Kituto Maswili (57)
Falkland IslandsFalkland Islands, Falkland IslandsApostolic Prefecture2016.10.26Fr. Michael Bernard McPartland, S.M.A. (resigned)Abbot Hugh David Renwich Turnbull Allan, O. Praem. (44)Abbot Hugh David Renwich Turnbull Allan, O. Praem. (44)
IndiaNongstoin, IndiaDiocese2016.10.15Archbishop Victor Lyngdoh (65)Archbishop Victor Lyngdoh (65) (transferred)
ChinaLinhai 臨海, ChinaDiocese2016.09.25Bishop Anthony Xu Ji-wei (徐吉偉) (died)
IndiaDaltonganj, IndiaDiocese2016.07.07Bishop Gabriel Kujur, S.J. (76)Bishop Gabriel Kujur, S.J. (76) (resigned)Bishop Jojo Anand (62)Bishop Jojo Anand (62)
LibyaBenghazi, LibyaApostolic Vicariate2016.02.14Bishop Sylvester Carmel Magro, O.F.M. (resigned)Fr. Sandro Overend Rigillo, O.F.M. (62)Fr. Sandro Overend Rigillo, O.F.M. (62)
Sierra LeoneMakeni, Sierra LeoneDiocese2015.07.18Bishop Henry Aruna (56)Bishop Henry Aruna (56) (transferred)Bishop Natale Paganelli, S.X. (64)Bishop Natale Paganelli, S.X. (64)
ChinaYixian 易縣, ChinaApostolic Prefecture2015.01Bishop Cosmas Shi En-xiang (師恩祥) (died)
ChinaYuci 榆次, ChinaDiocese2014.09.23Bishop John Baptist Wang Jin (王藎) (died)
ChinaShanghai 上海, ChinaDiocese2014.03.16Bishop Joseph Fan Zhong-liang (范忠良), S.J. (died)
UkraineKrym (Ukrainian Rite), UkraineArchiepiscopal Exarchate2014.02.13Bishop Mykhaylo Bubniy, C.SS.R. (50)Bishop Mykhaylo Bubniy, C.SS.R. (50)
ItalySanta Maria di Grottaferrata (Italo-Albanese Rite), ItalyTerritorial Abbacy2013.11.04Abbot Emiliano Fabbricatore, O.S.B.I. (resigned)Cardinal Marcello Semeraro (73)Cardinal Marcello Semeraro (73)
LithuaniaLietuvos kariuomenės ordinariatas, LithuaniaMilitary Ordinariate2013.04.05Archbishop Gintaras Linas Grušas (59)Archbishop Gintaras Linas Grušas (59) (transferred)Archbishop Gintaras Linas Grušas (59)Archbishop Gintaras Linas Grušas (59)
IranAhvaz (Chaldean Rite), IranArchdiocese2011.06.10Archbishop Hanna Zora (transferred)Archbishop Ramzi Garmou (76)Archbishop Ramzi Garmou (76)
ChinaYichang 宜昌, ChinaDiocese2011.04.30Bishop Francis Lu Shou-wang (呂守旺) (died)
ChinaXiwanzi 西灣子, ChinaDiocese2011.03.09Bishop Andrew Hao Jin-li (郝進禮) (died)
ChinaShiqian 石阡, ChinaApostolic Prefecture2011.02.17Archbishop Augustine Hu Da-guo (胡大國) (died)
ChinaLuoyang 洛陽, ChinaDiocese2011Bishop Placidus Pei Rong-guì, O.C.S.O. (87)Bishop Placidus Pei Rong-guì (裴榮貴), O.C.S.O. (87) (resigned)
EgyptCairo (Chaldean Rite), EgyptDiocese2009.12.31Bishop Youssef Ibrahim Sarraf (died)Fr. Paulus Sati, C.SS.R. (43)Fr. Paulus Sati, C.SS.R. (43)
ChinaJiading 嘉定, ChinaDiocese2009.12.04Bishop Matthew Luo Du-xi (羅篤熹) (died)
ChinaShangqiu 商邱, ChinaDiocese2009.09.16Bishop Nicholas Shi Jing-xian (史景賢), O.S.A. (died)
ChinaJilin 吉林, ChinaDiocese2009.07.19Bishop Damas Zhang Han-min (張翰民) (died)
ChinaYiduxian 益都縣, ChinaApostolic Prefecture2008.10.23Bishop Joseph Sun Zhi-bin (孫智賓) (died)
ChinaZhaoxian 趙縣, ChinaDiocese2008.07.13Bishop Joseph Jiang Ming-yuan (姜明遠), C.D.D. (died)
ChinaGuilin 桂林, ChinaApostolic Prefecture2007.08.20Bishop Benedict Cai Xiu-feng (蔡秀峰) (died)
IraqIraq (Greek-Melkite Rite), IraqPatriarchal Exarchate2007.06.23Archbishop Georges El-Murr, B.C. (resigned)Patriarch Youssef Absi, M.S.P. (75)Patriarch Youssef Absi (Joseph Absi, M.S.P.) (75)
ChinaHankou 漢口, ChinaMetropolitan Archdiocese2007.05.12Archbishop Bernardine Dong Guang-qing (董光清), O.F.M. (died)
ChinaFuzhou 福州, ChinaMetropolitan Archdiocese2006.12.29Archbishop John Yang Shu-dao (楊樹道) (resigned)
ChinaHanyang 漢陽, ChinaDiocese2005.10.12Bishop Peter Zhang Bo-ren (張伯仁) (died)Fr. Chen Tian-huaiFr. Chen Tian-huai (陳天懷)
ChinaAnqing 安慶, ChinaMetropolitan Archdiocese2005.02.26Archbishop Joseph Zhu Hua-yu (朱化宇) (died)
ChinaDaming 大名, ChinaDiocese2002.03.06Bishop Simon An Shi-en (安世恩) (died)
ChinaChongqing 重慶, ChinaMetropolitan Archdiocese2001.03.26Archbishop Peter Luo Bei-zhan (駱北瞻) (died)
ChinaBengbu 蚌埠, ChinaDiocese2001Archbishop Joseph Zhu Hua-yu (朱化宇) (transferred)
GreeceGreece (Armenian Rite), GreeceOrdinariate2000.09.27Archbishop Neshan Elijah Karakéhéyan, I.C.P.B. (transferred)Fr. Hovsep Bezazian (60)Fr. Hovsep Bezazian (Bezouzou) (60)
ChinaDatong 大同, ChinaDiocese2000?Bishop Thaddeus Guo Yin-gong (郭印宮) (resigned)
IraqAqrā (Chaldean Rite), IraqDiocese1998.07.25Bishop Abdul-Ahad Rabban, O.S.H. (died)Fr. Youhanna IssaFr. Youhanna Issa
ChinaCaozhou 曹州, ChinaDiocese1995.11.25Bishop Joseph Li Bing-yao (李炳耀), S.V.D. (died)
MexicoNuestra Señora del Paraíso en México (Greek-Melkite Rite), MexicoDiocese1994.06.07Archbishop Boutros Raï, B.A. (died)Bishop Joseph Antoine Khawam, B.A. (53)Bishop Joseph Antoine Khawam, B.A. (53)
NetherlandsMilitary Ordinariate of the Netherlands, NetherlandsMilitary Ordinariate1993.03.13Bishop Ronald Philippe Bär, O.S.B. (93)Bishop Ronald Philippe Bär, O.S.B. (93) (resigned)Bishop Everardus Johannes de Jong (63)Bishop Everardus Johannes de Jong (63)
ChinaAnguo 安國, ChinaDiocese1992.12.14Bishop Stephen Liu Di-fen (劉隸芬) (died)
SyriaKameshli (Armenian Rite), SyriaDiocese1992.04.10Bishop Joseph Arnaouti, I.C.P.B. (85)Bishop Joseph Arnaouti, I.C.P.B. (85) (resigned)Archbishop Boutros Marayati (73)Archbishop Boutros Marayati (73)
SomaliaMogadishu, SomaliaDiocese1989.07.09Bishop Pietro Salvatore Colombo, O.F.M. (died)Bishop Giorgio Bertin, O.F.M. (74)Bishop Giorgio Bertin, O.F.M. (74)
ChinaShunde 順德, ChinaDiocese1989Bishop Michael Xiao Li-ren (蕭立人) (resigned)
ChinaLishui 麗水, ChinaDiocese1983.10.31Bishop Kenneth Roderick Turner (譚爾鼐), S.F.M. (died)
ChinaYingkou 營口, ChinaDiocese1983.01.10Bishop André-Jean Vérineux (費聲遠), M.E.P. (died)
ChinaZhengzhou 鄭州, ChinaDiocese1983Bishop Faustino M. Tissot (丁玉守), S.X. (resigned)
ChinaHaizhou 海州, ChinaApostolic Prefecture1983Fr. Ferdinand Lacretelle (洛維水), S.J. (resigned)
ChinaJiamusi 佳木斯, ChinaApostolic Prefecture1983Fr. Isidor Hermenegild Hintringer da Losenstein (興光啟), O.F.M. Cap. (resigned)
ChinaQichun 蘄春, ChinaDiocese1983Bishop Horace Ferruccio Ceól, O.F.M. (resigned)
ChinaDali 大理, ChinaDiocese1983Bishop Lucien-Bernard Lacoste (鄭紹基), S.C.I. di Béth. (resigned)
ChinaWuzhou 梧州, ChinaDiocese1983Bishop Frederic Anthony Donaghy (唐汝琪), M.M. (resigned)
ChinaYangzhou 揚州, ChinaApostolic Prefecture1983Fr. Eugene Fahy (費濟時), S.J. (resigned)
ChinaZhaotong 昭通, ChinaApostolic Prefecture1982Fr. Stephan Fan Kai-ping (范介平) (died)
ChinaLinqing 臨清, ChinaApostolic Prefecture1981Fr. Paul Li Ben-liang (李本良) (died)
ChinaHainan 海南, ChinaApostolic Prefecture1980.06.16Fr. Dominic Desperben (德文彬), SS.CC. (died)
ChinaNanjing 南京, ChinaMetropolitan Archdiocese1978.08.16Cardinal Paul Yü Pin (于斌) (died)
ChinaYantai 煙台, ChinaDiocese1978Bishop Alphonsus Zong Huai-mo (宗懷謨), O.F.M. (died)Bishop John Fang Xing-yao (68)Bishop John Fang Xing-yao (房興耀) (68)
LaosLuang Prabang, LaosApostolic Vicariate1975.11.29Bishop Alessandro Staccioli, O.M.I. (89)Bishop Alessandro Staccioli, O.M.I. (89) (transferred)Fr. Tito Banchong Thopanhong (73)Fr. Tito Banchong Thopanhong (73)
ChinaXiangyang 襄陽, ChinaDiocese1974Bishop Francis Yi Xuan-hua (Yi Hsüan-hua) (易宣化) (died)
ChinaYongzhou 永州, ChinaApostolic Prefecture1973.12.13Bishop Biagio Sigibaldo Kurz, O.F.M. (died)Archbishop Methodius Qu Ai-lin (60)Archbishop Methodius Qu Ai-lin (屈藹林) (60)
ChinaKunming 昆明, ChinaMetropolitan Archdiocese1973.09.30Archbishop Alexandre-Joseph-Charles Derouineau (德為能), M.E.P. (died)
ChinaJi’an 吉安, ChinaDiocese1973.01.29Bishop Gaetano Mignani (梅雅誼), C.M. (died)
ChinaPuqi 蒲圻, ChinaDiocese1973Bishop Joseph Li Dao-nan (李道南) (died)
ChinaRehe 熱河, ChinaDiocese1971.01.19Bishop Joseph Julian Oste (德化隆), C.I.C.M. (died)Bishop John Chen Cang-baoBishop John Chen Cang-bao (陳蒼保)
ChinaWuchang 武昌, ChinaDiocese1970.11.27Bishop Rombert Casimir Kowalski (郭時濟), O.F.M. (died)
ChinaNancheng 南城, ChinaDiocese1970.10.23Bishop Patrick Cleary (利伯高), S.S.C.M.E. (died)
GreeceRhodes, GreeceArchdiocese1970.03.10Archbishop Florido Ambrogio Acciari, O.F.M. (died)Archbishop Theodoros Kontidis, S.J. (65)Archbishop-elect Theodoros Kontidis, S.J. (65)
ChinaWeihai 威海, ChinaApostolic Prefecture1970Fr. Edward Gabriel Quint (甘霖), O.F.M. (resigned)
ChinaGanzhou 贛州, ChinaDiocese1969.10.10Bishop John Andrew O’Shea (和若望), C.M. (died)
LibyaMisurata, LibyaApostolic Prefecture1969.06.26Bishop Guido Attilio Previtali, O.F.M. (transferred)Bishop George Bugeja, O.F.M. (59)Bishop George Bugeja, O.F.M. (59)
ChinaWuhu 蕪湖, ChinaDiocese1969.04.04Bishop Zenón Arámburu Urquiola (蒲廬), S.J. (died)
ChinaZhumadian 駐馬店, ChinaDiocese1969.01.30Bishop Joseph Mary Yuan Ke-zhi (Yüen K’ai-chih) (袁克治) (died)
ChinaYuanling 沅陵, ChinaDiocese1968.05.13Bishop Cutbert Martin O’Gara (歐克瀾), C.P. (died)Archbishop Methodius Qu Ai-lin (60)Archbishop Methodius Qu Ai-lin (屈藹林) (60)
ChinaLaohekou 老河口, ChinaDiocese1966.03.10Bishop Alfonso Maria Corrado Ferrani (費樂理), O.F.M. (died)
ChinaChangde 常德, ChinaDiocese1965.04.23Bishop Gerardo Faustino Herrero Garrote (王德純), O.S.A. (died)Archbishop Methodius Qu Ai-lin (60)Archbishop Methodius Qu Ai-lin (屈藹林) (60)
ChinaXiangtan 湘潭, ChinaApostolic Prefecture1965Fr. Pacifico Calzolari, O.F.M. (died)Archbishop Methodius Qu Ai-lin (60)Archbishop Methodius Qu Ai-lin (屈藹林) (60)
ChinaShaowu 邵武, ChinaApostolic Prefecture1964.08.13Fr. Inigo Maximilian König (王德俊), S.D.S. (died)
ChinaYueyang 岳陽, ChinaApostolic Prefecture1964Fr. Angelo de la Calle Fontecha, O.S.A. (died)Archbishop Methodius Qu Ai-lin (60)Archbishop Methodius Qu Ai-lin (屈藹林) (60)
SpainIndias Occidentales, SpainTitular Patriarchal See1963.07.31Patriarch Leopoldo Eijo y Garay (died)
ChinaChangting 長汀, ChinaDiocese1963.04.26Bishop Johann Werner Lesinski (雷新基), O.P. (died)
ChinaLixian 澧縣, ChinaApostolic Prefecture1963Fr. Ippolito Martínez y Martínez, O.S.A. (died)Archbishop Methodius Qu Ai-lin (60)Archbishop Methodius Qu Ai-lin (屈藹林) (60)
ChinaBaoqing 寶慶, ChinaApostolic Prefecture1963Fr. Ladislaus Lombos, O.F.M. (died)Archbishop Methodius Qu Ai-lin (60)Archbishop Methodius Qu Ai-lin (屈藹林) (60)
ChinaShaoguan 韶關, ChinaDiocese1962.10.21Bishop Michele Alberto Arduino (歐彌格), S.D.B. (transferred)
ChinaKangding 康定, ChinaDiocese1962.01.07Bishop Pierre-Sylvain Valentin (華朗庭), M.E.P. (died)
ChinaShashi 沙市, ChinaApostolic Prefecture1961.06.25Fr. Julian Edward Dillon (狄隆), O.F.M. (died)
ChinaHengzhou 衡州, ChinaDiocese1961.03Bishop Joseph Wan Ci-zhang (萬次章), O.F.M. (died)Archbishop Methodius Qu Ai-lin (60)Archbishop Methodius Qu Ai-lin (屈藹林) (60)
TurkeyIstanbul (Greek Rite), TurkeyApostolic Exarchate1957.01.28Bishop Dionisio Leonida Varouhas (died)Archbishop Lorenzo Piretto, O.P. (78)Archbishop Lorenzo Piretto, O.P. (78)
ChinaHangzhou 杭州, ChinaMetropolitan Archdiocese1956.04.02Archbishop Jean-Joseph-Georges Deymier (梅占魁), C.M. (died)
TurkeyIstanbul (Greek-Melkite Rite), TurkeyPatriarchal Exarchate1955.09Archimandrite Maximos Mardelli (resigned)Archbishop Lorenzo Piretto, O.P. (78)Archbishop Lorenzo Piretto, O.P. (78)
ChinaTunxi 屯溪, ChinaApostolic Prefecture1954.01.24Fr. José Fogued y Gil (扶植義), C.M.F. (died)
ChinaXinyang 信陽, ChinaDiocese1953.02.06Fr. Antonio Pott, S.V.D. (resigned)
RussiaYuzhno Sakhalinsk, RussiaApostolic Prefecture1953Msgr. Augustine Isamu Seno (アウグスチヌス瀬野勇) (resigned)Bishop Cyryl Klimowicz (68)Bishop Cyryl Klimowicz (68)
ChinaHarbin 哈爾濱 (Russian Rite), ChinaApostolic Exarchate1952.02.13Archimandrite Andrėj Cikota, M.I.C. (died)
ChinaNanlong 南龍, ChinaDiocese1952.01.26Bishop Alexandre-François-Marie Carlo (賈祿), M.E.P. (died)
ChinaSuixian 隨縣, ChinaApostolic Prefecture1951.03Fr. Patrick Maurice Connaughton (龔成德), O.F.M. (resigned)
ChinaYanji 延吉, ChinaDiocese1950.11.02Bishop Theodor Breher (白化東 / 브레허 白화동 주교), O.S.B. (died)
North KoreaTŏkwon 덕원, North KoreaTerritorial Abbacy1950.02.07Bishop Bonifatius Sauer (신상원 보니파시오), O.S.B. (died)Abbot Blasio Park Hyun-dong, O.S.B. (51)Abbot Blasio Park Hyun-dong (블라시오 박현동), O.S.B. (51)
ChinaChifeng 赤峰, ChinaDiocese1949.04.21Fr. Luke Zhao Qing-hua (趙慶化) (resigned)
North KoreaPyong-yang 평양, North KoreaDiocese1949?Bishop Francis Hong Yong-ho (홍용호 프란치스코) (died)Cardinal Andrew Yeom Soo-jung (77)Cardinal Andrew Yeom Soo-jung (염수정 안드레아 / 廉洙政) (77)
LibyaDerna, LibyaApostolic Vicariate1948.06.21Bishop Giovanni Lucato, S.D.B. (transferred)Bishop George Bugeja, O.F.M. (59)Bishop George Bugeja, O.F.M. (59)
ChinaYongping 永平, ChinaDiocese1948.03.06Bishop Eugenio Lebouille (劉士杰), C.M. (transferred)
ChinaFushun 撫順, ChinaDiocese1946.08.07Bishop Raymond Aloysius Lane (林化東), M.M. (transferred)
ChinaShinan 施南, ChinaDiocese1942.11.10Fr. John Baptist Hu Ruo-han (胡若翰) (resigned)
North KoreaHamhung 함흥, North KoreaDiocese1940.01.12Bishop Bonifatius Sauer (신상원 보니파시오), O.S.B. (transferred)Bishop Simon Kim Ju-young (51)Bishop Simon Kim Ju-young (김주영 시몬 / 金周瑩) (51)
GreeceChios, GreeceDiocese1939.07.01Bishop Nicolas Charikiopoulos (died)Archbishop Josif Printezis (51)Archbishop Josif Printezis (51)
UkraineLviv (Armenian Rite), UkraineArchdiocese1938.12.05Archbishop Giuseppe Teodorowicz (died)Archbishop Wojciech Polak (56)Archbishop Wojciech Polak (56)
GreeceCrete, GreeceDiocese1935.05.05Bishop Lorenzo Giacomo Inglese, O.F.M. Cap. (transferred)Bishop Petros Stefanou (57)Bishop Petros Stefanou (57)
RomaniaRomania (Armenian Rite), RomaniaOrdinariate1930.06.05Archbishop Gergely Kovács (53)Archbishop Gergely Kovács (53)
GreeceThessaloniki, GreeceApostolic Vicariate1929.07.15Archbishop Alessandro Guidati (transferred)Archbishop Georgios Altouvas (47)Archbishop Georgios Altouvas (47)

as of 2021.07.29

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