30 June 2010

Migliore named Nuncio to Poland

Archbishop Celestino Migliore was named Apostlic Nuncio to Poland.

The post had been vacant since Archbishop Józef Kowalczyk was named Archbishop of Gniezno, Poland.

Archbishop Migliore had been serving as Apostolic Nuncio to the United Nations.

Fisichella named Pontifical Council for the Promotion of the New Evangelization President

Archbishop Salvatore Fisichella was named President of the new Pontifical Council for the Promotion of the New Evangelization.

Re retired, Ouellet named Congregation of Bishops Prefect

Giovanni Battista Cardinal Re retired and Marc Cardinal Ouellet, P.S.S. was named Prefect of the Congregation for Bishops.

Cardinal Ouellet had been serving as Archbishop of Québec, Canada.

Allué retired, Kennedy and Uglietto named Boston Auxiliaries

Bishop Emilio Simeon Alluè, S.D.B. retired and Bishop-elect Arthur L. Kennedy and Bishop-elect Peter J. Uglietto were named Auxiliary Bishops of Boston, Massachusetts, USA and titular bishops of Timidana and Thubursicum, respectively.

Skylstad retired, Cupich named Spokane Bishop

Bishop William Stephen Skylstad retired and Bishop Blase Joseph Cupich was named Bishop of Spokane, Washington, USA.

Bishop Cupich had been serving as Bishop of Rapid City, South Dakota.

Rosazza retired as Hartford Auxiliary

Bishop Peter Anthony Rosazza retired as Auxiliary Bishop of Hartford, Connecticut, USA.

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