Tuesday, October 5, 2010
Seven bishops died recently:
- Bishop Victor Adibe Chikwe of Ahiara, Nigeria, on 16 September at the age of 72.
- Bishop Armindo Lopes Coelho, emeritus of Porto, Portugal, on 29 September at the age of 79.
- Bishop Bernard Genoud of Lausanne, Geneve et Fribourg, Switzerland, on 21 September at the age of 68.
- Bishop Jakob Mayr, former auxiliary of Salzburg, Austria, on 19 September at the age of 86.
- Bishop Joseph Merhi, emeritus of Le Caire of the Maronites, Egypt, on 30 March 2006 at the age of 94.
- Bishop James Edward Michaels S.S.C.M.E., former auxiliary of Wheeling-Charleston, U.S.A., on 21 September at the age of 84.
- Archbishop-bishop Francis Mansour Zayek, emeritus of Saint Maron of Brooklyn, U.S.A., on 22 September at the age of 89.
Posted by Harry Liggett at 2:20 PM