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Bishop João (Giovanni) Gazza, S.X. †

Deceased

Bishop Emeritus of Aversa


Events

DateAgeEventTitle
19 Jul 1924BornParma, Italy
29 Jun 194924.9Ordained PriestPriest of Xaverian Missionary Fathers
12 Nov 196238.3AppointedPrelate of Abaeté do Tocantins, Para, Brazil
12 Nov 196238.3AppointedTitular Bishop of Circesium
8 Dec 196238.4Ordained BishopTitular Bishop of Circesium
3 Jun 196641.9AppointedSuperior General of Xaverian Missionary Fathers
19 Sep 196642.2ResignedPrelate of Abaeté do Tocantins, Para, Brazil
1977²52.5ResignedSuperior General of Xaverian Missionary Fathers
24 Nov 198056.3AppointedBishop of Aversa, Italy
27 Mar 199368.7ResignedBishop of Aversa, Italy
6 Dec 199874.4DiedBishop Emeritus of Aversa, Italy

Note(s): ² Month Uncertain

MicroData Summary for João (Giovanni) Gazza:
Bishop João (Giovanni) Gazza S.X. (born , died ) Bishop Emeritus of Aversa

  • a priest for 49.4 years
  • a bishop for 36.0 years
Episcopal Lineage / Apostolic Succession:

Source(s):
  • d: Le Petit Episcopologe, Issue 154, Necrology (back)
  • b/c2+: Revue des Ordinations Épiscopales, Issue 1962, Number 183

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