Recent Events

in Bulgaria

Bulgaria
DateDescendingRecent Events
2024.07.06

Bulgaria Fr. Petko Valov was consecrated as Bishop of Saint John XXIII of Sofia of the Bulgarians (Bulgaria)

2024.04.08

Bulgaria Bishop Christo Proykov resigned as Bishop of Saint John XXIII of Sofia of the Bulgarians (Bulgaria)

Bulgaria Fr. Petko Valov, Priest of Saint John XXIII of Sofia of the Bulgarians (Bulgaria) and General Secretary of Episcopal Conference of Bulgaria, was elected Bishop of Saint John XXIII of Sofia of the Bulgarians (Bulgaria)

2022.05.21

Italy Archbishop Luciano Suriani, Apostolic Nuncio to Bulgaria, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to North Macedonia

2022.05.13

Italy Archbishop Luciano Suriani, Apostolic Nuncio to Serbia, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Bulgaria

2021.12.31

Italy Archbishop Anselmo Guido Pecorari resigned as Apostolic Nuncio to Bulgaria and Apostolic Nuncio to North Macedonia

2021.03.19

Bulgaria Fr. Strahil Veselinov Kavalenov was consecrated as Bishop of Nikopol (Bulgaria)

2021.01.20

Bulgaria Fr. Strahil Veselinov Kavalenov, Priest of Nikopol (Bulgaria) and Apostolic Administrator of Nikopol (Bulgaria), was elected Bishop of Nikopol (Bulgaria)

2021.01.17

Bulgaria Fr. Rumen Ivanov Stanev was consecrated as Titular Bishop of Simidicca and Auxiliary Bishop of Sofia–Plovdiv (Bulgaria)

2020.09.15

Bulgaria Fr. Strahil Veselinov Kavalenov, Priest of Nikopol (Bulgaria), was appointed as Apostolic Administrator of Nikopol (Bulgaria)

2020.09.14

Bulgaria Bishop Petko Jordanov Christov, O.F.M. Conv., Bishop of Nikopol (Bulgaria), passed away at 69

2020.09.05

Bulgaria Fr. Rumen Ivanov Stanev, Priest of Sofia–Plovdiv (Bulgaria), was elected Titular Bishop of Simidicca and Auxiliary Bishop of Sofia–Plovdiv (Bulgaria)

2020

Bulgaria Fr. Petko Valov, Priest of Saint John XXIII of Sofia of the Bulgarians (Bulgaria), was appointed as General Secretary of Episcopal Conference of Bulgaria

Bulgaria Prof. Vladimir Gradev resigned as General Secretary of Episcopal Conference of Bulgaria

2019.10.11

Bulgaria Apostolic Exarchate of Sofia (Bulgarian Rite) was promoted as Diocese of Saint John XXIII of Sofia (without ecclesiastical province) (Bulgaria)

Bulgaria Bishop Christo Proykov, Titular Bishop of Briula, President of Episcopal Conference of Bulgaria and Apostolic Exarch of Sofia of the Bulgarians (Bulgaria), was appointed as Bishop of Saint John XXIII of Sofia of the Bulgarians (Bulgaria)

2019.06.15

Lebanon Bishop François Eid, O.M.M., resigned as Procurator at Rome of the Maronites

2019

Bulgaria Prof. Vladimir Gradev was appointed as General Secretary of Episcopal Conference of Bulgaria

Bulgaria Mr. Bogdan Patashev resigned as General Secretary of Episcopal Conference of Bulgaria

2018.10.11

Lebanon Bishop Michel Aoun, Bishop of Jbeil of the Maronites (Lebanon), was appointed as Apostolic Visitator in Bulgaria and Romania of the Maronites

Lebanon Bishop François Eid, O.M.M., resigned as Apostolic Visitator in Bulgaria and Romania of the Maronites and Apostolic Visitator in Greece of the Maronites

2018.01.02

Italy Archbishop Giuseppe Leanza resigned as Apostolic Nuncio to Czech Republic

2017.07.13

Italy Mr. Giovanni Battista Franzoni, O.S.B. Cas., Abbot Ordinary emeritus of San Paolo fuori le Mura (Italy), passed away at 88

2017.02

Italy Archbishop Antonio Mennini resigned as Apostolic Nuncio to Great Britain

2017

Bulgaria Mr. Bogdan Patashev was appointed as General Secretary of Episcopal Conference of Bulgaria

2016.03.02

Poland Archbishop Janusz Bolonek, Titular Archbishop of Madaurus, passed away at 77

2015.12.07

Italy Archbishop Luciano Suriani, Delegate for Pontifical Representations of Secretariat of State, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Serbia

2015.04.13

Lebanon Bishop François Eid, O.M.M., Procurator at Rome of the Maronites, was appointed as Apostolic Visitator in Bulgaria and Romania of the Maronites and Apostolic Visitator in Greece of the Maronites

2014.07.11

Italy Archbishop Anselmo Guido Pecorari, Apostolic Nuncio to Bulgaria, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to North Macedonia

2014.04.27

Italy Pope John XXIII, Supreme Pontiff, Prefect of Sacred Consistorial Congregation, Prefect of Sacred Congregation for the Oriental Churches and Prefect of Supreme Sacred Congregation of the Holy Office, was canonised

2014.04.25

Italy Archbishop Anselmo Guido Pecorari, Apostolic Nuncio to Uruguay, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Bulgaria

2014.04

Poland Archbishop Janusz Bolonek resigned as Apostolic Nuncio to Bulgaria and Apostolic Nuncio to Macedonia

2012.06.16

Lebanon Bishop François Eid, O.M.M., Bishop of Cairo of the Maronites (Egypt), was appointed as Procurator at Rome of the Maronites

2012.04.13

Italy Archbishop Mario Rizzi, Undersecretary emeritus of Congregation for the Oriental Churches, passed away at 86

2012.02.25

Lebanon Fr. Michel Aoun was consecrated as Bishop of Jbeil of the Maronites (Lebanon)

2012.01.16

Lebanon Fr. Michel Aoun, Priest of Beirut of the Maronites (Lebanon), was elected Bishop of Jbeil of the Maronites (Lebanon)

2011.09.15

Italy Archbishop Giuseppe Leanza, Apostolic Nuncio to Ireland, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Czech Republic

2011.05.04

Poland Archbishop Janusz Bolonek, Apostolic Nuncio to Bulgaria, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Macedonia

2010.12.18

Italy Archbishop Antonio Mennini, Apostolic Nuncio to Russian Federation and Apostolic Nuncio to Uzbekistan, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Great Britain

2009.09.24

Italy Archbishop Luciano Suriani was appointed as Delegate for Pontifical Representations of Secretariat of State

2009.04.18

Bulgaria Fr. Strahil Veselinov Kavalenov was appointed as Priest of Nikopol (Bulgaria)

2008.11.21

Italy Archbishop Luciano Suriani resigned as Apostolic Nuncio to Bolivia

2008.07.26

Italy Archbishop Antonio Mennini, Apostolic Nuncio to Russian Federation, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Uzbekistan

2008.05.24

Italy Archbishop Anselmo Guido Pecorari was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Uruguay

Poland Archbishop Janusz Bolonek, Apostolic Nuncio to Uruguay, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Bulgaria

2008.04.26

Italy Msgr. Luciano Suriani was consecrated as Titular Archbishop of Amiterno

2008.02.22

Italy Archbishop Giuseppe Leanza, Apostolic Nuncio to Bulgaria, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Ireland

Italy Msgr. Luciano Suriani, Priest of Chieti–Vasto (Italy) and Prelate of Honour of His Holiness, was elected Apostolic Nuncio to Bolivia and Titular Archbishop of Amiterno

2008.01.17

Italy Archbishop Anselmo Guido Pecorari resigned as Apostolic Nuncio to Rwanda

2006.08.17

India Archbishop Blasco Francisco Collaço resigned as Apostolic Nuncio to Namibia, Apostolic Nuncio to South Africa, Apostolic Delegate to Botswana, Apostolic Nuncio to Lesotho and Apostolic Nuncio to Swaziland

2006.05.12

Bulgaria Archbishop Metodi Dimitrov Stratiev, A.A., Apostolic Exarch emeritus of Sofia of the Bulgarians (Bulgaria), passed away at 90

2006.02.11

Lebanon Fr. François Eid, O.M.M., was consecrated as Bishop of Cairo of the Maronites (Egypt)

2005.12.28

Lebanon Bishop-elect François Eid, O.M.M., Procurator at Rome of the Maronites, was appointed as Bishop of Cairo of the Maronites (Egypt)

2005.09.24

Lebanon Fr. François Eid, O.M.M., Procurator at Rome of the Maronites, was elected Bishop of Cairo of the Maronites (Egypt)

2005.07

Lebanon Fr. François Eid, O.M.M., resigned as Superior General of Mariamite Maronite Order (Aleppians)

2004.01.11

Italy Msgr. Anselmo Guido Pecorari was consecrated as Titular Archbishop of Populonia

2003.11.29

Italy Msgr. Anselmo Guido Pecorari, Priest of Mantova (Italy) and Chaplain of His Holiness, was elected Apostolic Nuncio to Rwanda and Titular Archbishop of Populonia

2003.02.22

Italy Archbishop Giuseppe Leanza, Apostolic Nuncio to Bosnia and Herzegovina, Apostolic Nuncio to Slovenia and Apostolic Nuncio to Macedonia, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Bulgaria

2002.11.06

Italy Archbishop Antonio Mennini, Apostolic Nuncio to Bulgaria, was appointed as Apostolic Nuncio to Russian Federation

2002.05.26

Bulgaria Fr. Kamen Vichev (Петър Камен Вичев / Petăr), A.A., and 2 companions were beatified

...

See Also

Recent Events in the World

Last updated on 2024.07.07

© 2024 GCatholic.org

Up