Anicetus Andrew Wang Chong-yi was born on October 26, 1919, and died on April 20, 2017. He was a Chinese Patriotic Catholic bishop. He was the ordained in 1949. He served as archbishop if the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Guiyang, China, for the Chinese Patriotic Catholic Association from 1988 until his death. Anicetus Andrew Wang ..
Frederick Houk Borsch was born on September 13, 1935, and died on April 11, 2017. He was an American Episcopal prelate. Borsch was the Episcopal bishop of Los Angeles from 1988 to 2002. He went on to served as interim dean of the Berkeley Divinity School at Yale University and chair of Anglican studies at ..
Robert Boyd Hibbs was born on April 20, 1932, and died on April 17, 2017. He was suffragan bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of West Texas. Hibbs was a graduate of the General Theological Seminary. Hibbs was ordained to the diaconate on June 1, 1957, to the priesthood on December 21, 1957. He was consecrated ..
José Ramón Gurruchaga Ezama was born on March 29, 1931 and died on April 11, 2017. He was a Spanish-born Peruvian Roman Catholic bishop. He was ordained to the priesthood in 1961, Gurruchaga Ezama served as bishop of the Diocese of Huaraz, Peru, from 1987 to 1996. He later served as bishop of the Diocese ..
Antun Bogetić was born on April 24, 1922, in Premantura, Croatia and died on April 19, 2017. He was a Croatian Prelate of Roman Catholic Church. He was bishop emeritus of Diocese of Poreč-Pula. Antun Bogetić was, at the time of his death in 2017, the oldest living Catholic bishop from Croatia. He was ordained ..
David Standish Ball was born on June 11, 1926 and died on April 18, 2017. He was the seventh bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Albany in the United States from 1984 to 1998. He died in Loudonville, New York. David Standish Ball passed away at 90 ..
Michael Francis Perham was born on November 8, 1947, and died on April 17, 2017. He was a British Anglican bishop. Perham served as the Bishop of Gloucester in the Church of England, from 2004 to 2014. Perham attended Hardye’s School, Dorchester before going to Keble College, Oxford in 1971 to study theology. Perham also ..
Georges Rol was born on May 22, 1926, and died on April 13, 2017. He was a Roman Catholic bishop. Rol was ordained to the priesthood in 1953, He was appointed the coadjutor bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Angoulême, France, from 1973 to 1975. Then, Rol served as bishop on the diocese from ..
Edward Francis was born on June 3, 1930, and died on April 11, 2017. He was a Roman Catholic bishop. He was ordained to the priesthood in 1957. He served bishop of the Diocese of Sivagangai, India, from 1987 until 2005. Edward Francis passed away at 86 ..
Marilyn McCord Adams was born on October 12, 1943, and died on March 22, 2017. She was an American philosopher and priest of the Episcopal Church. Adams specialized in study of philosophy of religion, philosophical theology and medieval philosophy. She was the daughter of William Clark McCord and Wilmah Brown McCord. During 1966, Adams married ..