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2022.07.02

Italy Archbishop Nicola Girasoli, Apostolic Nuncio to Peru, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Slovakia

2022.03.04

Portugal Cardinal Manuel Monteiro de Castro, Cardinal-Deacon of S. Domenico di Guzmán, was appointed as Cardinal-Priest of S. Domenico di Guzmán pro hac vice Title

2021.12.17

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 Antilles, Apostolic Nuncio to Bahamas, Apostolic Nuncio to Grenada, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Lucia, Apostolic Nuncio to Suriname, Apostolic Nuncio to Belize and Plenipotentiary Representative to Caribbean Community (CARICOM), was appointed as Permanent Observer to United Nations Office and Specialized Institutions in Geneva (UNOG), Permanent Observer to World Trade Organization (WTO) and Representative to International Organization for Migration (IOM)

2021.03

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 Antilles, Apostolic Nuncio to Bahamas, Apostolic Nuncio to Grenada, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Lucia, Apostolic Nuncio to Suriname and Apostolic Nuncio to Belize, was appointed as Plenipotentiary Representative to Caribbean Community (CARICOM)

2020.12.31

USA Archbishop Thomas Edward Gullickson resigned as Apostolic Nuncio to Liechtenstein and Apostolic Nuncio to Switzerland

2020.09.19

Jamaica Fr. John Derek Persaud was consecrated as Bishop of Mandeville (Jamaica)

2020.06.19

Jamaica Archbishop Charles Henry Dufour resigned as Apostolic Administrator of Mandeville (Jamaica)

Jamaica Fr. John Derek Persaud was elected Bishop of Mandeville (Jamaica)

2018.11

Jamaica Fr. Donald Chambers was appointed as General Secretary of Antilles Episcopal Conference

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 Antilles, 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

2018.03.29

Portugal Cardinal Manuel Monteiro de Castro, Cardinal-Deacon of S. Domenico di Guzmán and Major Penitentiary emeritus of Apostolic Penitentiary, reached the age of 80 and became ineligible to vote in a future conclave (Portugal)

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 Antilles, 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 Antilles, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Bahamas, Apostolic Nuncio to Grenada and Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Lucia

2018

Jamaica Fr. John Derek Persaud resigned as General Secretary of Antilles Episcopal Conference

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 Antilles

2017.09.12

Switzerland Archbishop Emil Paul Tscherrig, Apostolic Nuncio to Argentina, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Italy and Apostolic Nuncio to San Marino

2017.06.16

Italy Archbishop Nicola Girasoli, Apostolic Nuncio to Antigua and Barbuda, Apostolic Nuncio to Bahamas, Apostolic Nuncio to Dominica, Apostolic Nuncio to Jamaica, Apostolic Nuncio to Grenada, Apostolic Nuncio to Guyana, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Kitts and Nevis, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Lucia, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Vincent and Grenadines, Apostolic Nuncio to Suriname, Apostolic Delegate to Antilles, Apostolic Nuncio to Barbados, Apostolic Nuncio to Trinidad and Tobago and Plenipotentiary Representative to Caribbean Community (CARICOM), was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Peru

2016.04.29

Jamaica Archbishop Charles Henry Dufour, Metropolitan Archbishop of Kingston in Jamaica (Jamaica), was appointed as Apostolic Administrator of Mandeville (Jamaica)

Jamaica Bishop Kenneth David Oswin Richards, Bishop of Saint John’s–Basseterre (Antigua and Barbuda), was promoted as Metropolitan Archbishop of Kingston in Jamaica (Jamaica)

USA Bishop Neil Edward Tiedemann, C.P., Bishop of Mandeville (Jamaica), was appointed as Titular Bishop of Cova and Auxiliary Bishop of Brooklyn (USA)

2015.09.05

USA Archbishop Thomas Edward Gullickson, Apostolic Nuncio to Ukraine, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Liechtenstein and Apostolic Nuncio to Switzerland

2015

Italy Archbishop Nicola Girasoli, Apostolic Nuncio to Antigua and Barbuda, Apostolic Nuncio to Bahamas, Apostolic Nuncio to Dominica, Apostolic Nuncio to Jamaica, Apostolic Nuncio to Grenada, Apostolic Nuncio to Guyana, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Kitts and Nevis, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Lucia, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Vincent and Grenadines, Apostolic Nuncio to Suriname, Apostolic Delegate to Antilles, Apostolic Nuncio to Barbados and Apostolic Nuncio to Trinidad and Tobago, was appointed as Plenipotentiary Representative to Caribbean Community (CARICOM)

2014.10.08

Jamaica Fr. John Derek Persaud was appointed as General Secretary of Antilles Episcopal Conference

2014.03.25

Jamaica Fr. Richard Ho Lung, M.O.P., resigned as Superior General of Missionaries of the Poor

2013.09.21

Portugal Cardinal Manuel Monteiro de Castro resigned as Major Penitentiary of Apostolic Penitentiary

2013.06.08

Jamaica Fr. Burchell Alexander McPherson was consecrated as Bishop of Montego Bay (Jamaica)

2013.04.11

Jamaica Fr. Burchell Alexander McPherson was elected Bishop of Montego Bay (Jamaica)

2013.01.06

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

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

2012.04.22

Portugal Cardinal Manuel Monteiro de Castro took possession as Cardinal-Deacon of S. Domenico di Guzmán

2012.02.18

Portugal Archbishop Manuel Monteiro de Castro, Titular Archbishop of Beneventum and Major Penitentiary of Apostolic Penitentiary, was created Cardinal-Deacon of S. Domenico di Guzmán

2012.02.08

Jamaica Msgr. Kenneth David Oswin Richards was consecrated as Bishop of Saint John’s–Basseterre (Antigua and Barbuda)

2012.01.05

Portugal Archbishop Manuel Monteiro de Castro, Secretary of Congregation for Bishops and Secretary of College of Cardinals, was appointed as Major Penitentiary of Apostolic Penitentiary

Switzerland Archbishop Emil Paul Tscherrig, Apostolic Nuncio to Denmark, Apostolic Nuncio to Finland, Apostolic Nuncio to Iceland, Apostolic Nuncio to Norway and Apostolic Nuncio to Sweden, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Argentina

2011.12.21

Italy Archbishop Nicola Girasoli, Apostolic Nuncio to Antigua and Barbuda, Apostolic Nuncio to Bahamas, Apostolic Nuncio to Dominica, Apostolic Nuncio to Jamaica, Apostolic Nuncio to Grenada, Apostolic Nuncio to Guyana, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Kitts and Nevis, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Lucia, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Vincent and Grenadines, Apostolic Nuncio to Suriname and Apostolic Delegate to Antilles, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Barbados and Apostolic Nuncio to Trinidad and Tobago

2011.11.19

Jamaica Msgr. Kenneth David Oswin Richards was elected Bishop of Saint John’s–Basseterre (Antigua and Barbuda)

2011.10.29

Italy Archbishop Nicola Girasoli, Apostolic Nuncio to Malawi and Apostolic Nuncio to Zambia, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Antigua and Barbuda, Apostolic Nuncio to Bahamas, Apostolic Nuncio to Dominica, Apostolic Nuncio to Jamaica, Apostolic Nuncio to Grenada, Apostolic Nuncio to Guyana, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Kitts and Nevis, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Lucia, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Vincent and Grenadines, Apostolic Nuncio to Suriname and Apostolic Delegate to Antilles

2011.05.21

USA Archbishop Thomas Edward Gullickson, Apostolic Nuncio to Bahamas, Apostolic Nuncio to Dominica, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Kitts and Nevis, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Lucia, Apostolic Nuncio to Saint Vincent and Grenadines, Apostolic Nuncio to Trinidad and Tobago, Apostolic Delegate to Antilles, Apostolic Nuncio to Antigua and Barbuda, Apostolic Nuncio to Barbados, Apostolic Nuncio to Jamaica, Apostolic Nuncio to Guyana, Apostolic Nuncio to Suriname and Apostolic Nuncio to Grenada, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Ukraine

2011.04.15

Jamaica Bishop Charles Henry Dufour, Bishop of Montego Bay (Jamaica), was promoted as Metropolitan Archbishop of Kingston in Jamaica (Jamaica)

Jamaica Archbishop Donald James Reece resigned as Metropolitan Archbishop of Kingston in Jamaica (Jamaica) and President of Antilles Episcopal Conference

2010.01.24

Jamaica Archbishop Lawrence Aloysius Burke, S.J., Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Kingston in Jamaica (Jamaica), passed away at 77

2009.10.21

Portugal Archbishop Manuel Monteiro de Castro, Secretary of Congregation for Bishops, was appointed as Secretary of College of Cardinals

2009.08.08

Italy Archbishop Eugenio Sbarbaro resigned as Apostolic Nuncio to Serbia

2009.07.20

Lebanon Archbishop Paul Fouad Tabet, Titular Archbishop of Sinna, passed away at 79

2009.07.03

Portugal Archbishop Manuel Monteiro de Castro, Apostolic Nuncio to Andorra, Apostolic Nuncio to Spain and Permanent Observer to World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), was appointed as Secretary of Congregation for Bishops

2008.08.06

USA Fr. Neil Edward Tiedemann, C.P., was consecrated as Bishop of Mandeville (Jamaica)

2008.05.20

Jamaica Bishop Charles Henry Dufour resigned as Apostolic Administrator of Mandeville (Jamaica)

USA Fr. Neil Edward Tiedemann, C.P., was elected Bishop of Mandeville (Jamaica)

2008.05

Jamaica Archbishop Lawrence Aloysius Burke, S.J., resigned as President of Antilles Episcopal Conference

Jamaica Archbishop Donald James Reece, Metropolitan Archbishop of Kingston in Jamaica (Jamaica), was appointed as President of Antilles Episcopal Conference

2008.04.12

Jamaica Archbishop Lawrence Aloysius Burke, S.J., resigned as Metropolitan Archbishop of Kingston in Jamaica (Jamaica)

Jamaica Archbishop Donald James Reece succeeded as Metropolitan Archbishop of Kingston in Jamaica (Jamaica)

2008.01.26

Switzerland Archbishop Emil Paul Tscherrig, Apostolic Nuncio to Korea and Apostolic Nuncio to Mongolia, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Denmark, Apostolic Nuncio to Finland, Apostolic Nuncio to Iceland, Apostolic Nuncio to Norway and Apostolic Nuncio to Sweden

2008.01.10

Jamaica Bishop Paul Michael Boyle, C.P., Bishop emeritus of Mandeville (Jamaica), passed away at 81

2007.12.07

Portugal Archbishop Manuel Monteiro de Castro, Apostolic Nuncio to Andorra and Apostolic Nuncio to Spain, was appointed as Permanent Observer to World Tourism Organization (UNWTO)

2007.10.12

Jamaica Bishop Donald James Reece, Bishop of Saint John’s–Basseterre (Antigua and Barbuda), was promoted as Coadjutor Archbishop of Kingston in Jamaica (Jamaica)

2007.09.04

Nigeria Msgr. Fortunatus Nwachukwu was appointed as Head of Protocol of Secretariat of State

2006.08.08

Jamaica Bishop Charles Henry Dufour, Bishop of Montego Bay (Jamaica), was appointed as Apostolic Administrator of Mandeville (Jamaica)

Jamaica Bishop Gordon Dunlap Bennett, S.J., resigned as Bishop of Mandeville (Jamaica)

2006.06.19

Italy Archbishop Eugenio Sbarbaro, Apostolic Nuncio to Serbia and Montenegro, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Serbia

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