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Vacant Sees


DioceseTypeDate VacantLast BishopEvent
Carolina, MaranhãoDiocese5 Jul 2017José Soares Filho, O.F.M. Cap.Resigned
Caxias do MaranhãoDiocese19 Apr 2017Vilson Basso, S.C.I.Appointed, Bishop of Imperatriz, Maranhão
Lages, Santa CatarinaDiocese30 Nov 2016Irineu Andreassa, O.F.M.Appointed, Bishop of Ituiutaba, Minas Gerais
Palmeira dos Índios, AlagoasDiocese11 Oct 2017Dulcênio Fontes de MatosAppointed, Bishop of Campina Grande, Paraiba
Paranavaí, ParanaDiocese14 Jun 2017Geremias SteinmetzAppointed, Archbishop of Londrina, Parana
Petrolina, PernambucoDiocese12 Jul 2017Manoel dos Reis de FariasResigned
São José dos Pinhais, ParanaDiocese19 Apr 2017Francisco Carlos BachAppointed, Bishop of Joinville, Santa Catarina
Teixeira de Freitas-Caravelas, BahiaDiocese1 Feb 2017Carlos Alberto dos SantosAppointed, Bishop of Itabuna, Bahia
Teófilo Otoni, Minas GeraisDiocese20 Sep 2017Aloísio Jorge Pena VitralAppointed, Bishop of Sete Lagoas, Minas Gerais

Vacant Sees: 9

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