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Vacant Sees


DioceseTypeDate VacantLast BishopEvent
Cametá, ParaDiocese17 Aug 2016Jesús María Cizaurre Berdonces, O.A.R.Appointed, Bishop of Bragança do Pará
Campina Grande, ParaibaDiocese8 Mar 2017Manoel Delson Pedreira da Cruz, O.F.M. Cap.Appointed, Archbishop of Paraíba
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
Guarabira, ParaibaDiocese13 Jul 2016Francisco de Assis Dantas de LucenaAppointed, Bishop of Nazaré, Pernambuco
Lages, Santa CatarinaDiocese30 Nov 2016Irineu Andreassa, O.F.M.Appointed, Bishop of Ituiutaba, Minas Gerais
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

Vacant Sees: 10

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