Roman Catholic Diocese of Wilcannia-Forbes - Bishop of Wilcannia and Bishops of Wilcannia-Forbes

Bishop of Wilcannia and Bishops of Wilcannia-Forbes

The following individual was elected as Bishop of Wilcannia:

Order Name Date enthroned Reign ended Term of office Reason for term end
70001000000000000001 John Dunne 13 May 1887 25 December 1916 700129000000000000029 years, 7002226000000000000226 days Died in office

The following individuals have been elected as Bishop of Wilcannia-Forbes:

Order Name Date enthroned Reign ended Term of office Reason for term end
70001000000000000001 William Hayden 13 March 1918 11 February 1930 700111000000000000011 years, 7002335000000000000335 days Elevated as Archbishop of Hobart
70002000000000000002 Thomas Martin Fox 9 June 1931 10 July 1967 700136000000000000036 years, 700131000000000000031 days Died in office
70003000000000000003 Douglas Joseph Warren 26 September 1967 30 March 1994 700126000000000000026 years, 7002185000000000000185 days Retired and appointed Bishop Emeritus of Wilcannia-Forbes
70004000000000000004 Barry Francis Collins 30 March 1994 15 November 2000 70006000000000000006 years, 7002230000000000000230 days Died in office
70005000000000000005 Christopher Henry Toohey 9 July 2001 9 June 2009 70007000000000000007 years, 7002335000000000000335 days Resigned and appointed Bishop Emeritus of Wilcannia-Forbes

In absence of an elected Bishop, the following individuals have been appointed as Apostolic Administrator of Wilcannia-Forbes:

  • Terence John Gerard Brady - Apostolic Administrator (2009-2011)
  • Kevin Michael Manning - Apostolic Administrator (2011- )

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