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Vacant Sees


DioceseTypeDate VacantLast BishopEvent
Assis, Sao PauloDiocese27 Nov 2015José Benedito SimãoDied
Caetité, BahiaDiocese27 May 2015Guerrino Riccardo BrusatiAppointed, Bishop of Janaúba, Minas Gerais
Cajazeiras, ParaibaDiocese16 Sep 2015José Gonzalez AlonsoRetired
Campo Maior, PiauiDiocese2 Mar 2016Eduardo ZielskiAppointed, Bishop of São Raimundo Nonato, Piaui
Cristalândia, GoiasTerritorial Prelature2 Dec 2015Rodolfo Luís WeberAppointed, Archbishop of Passo Fundo, Rio Grande do Sul
Floriano, PiauiDiocese4 May 2016Valdemir Ferreira dos SantosAppointed, Bishop of Amargosa, Bahia
Imperatriz, MaranhoDiocese18 May 2016Gilberto Pastana de OliveiraAppointed, Coadjutor Bishop of Crato, Ceara
Ituiutaba, Minas GeraisDiocese30 Sep 2015Francisco Carlos da SilvaAppointed, Bishop of Lins, Sao Paulo
Nazaré, PernambucoDiocese25 Nov 2015Severino Batista de França, O.F.M. Cap.Resigned
Oeiras, PiauiDiocese6 Jan 2016Juarez Sousa Da SilvaAppointed, Coadjutor Bishop of Parnaíba, Piaui
Roraima, RoraimaDiocese14 Oct 2015Roque PaloschiAppointed, Archbishop of Porto Velho, Rondonia
Santa Cruz do Sul, Rio Grande do SulDiocese20 Jan 2016Canísio KlausAppointed, Bishop of Sinop, Mato Grosso
São Carlos, Sao PauloDiocese16 Dec 2015Paulo Sérgio MachadoResigned

Vacant Sees: 13

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