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Vacant Sees


DioceseTypeDate VacantLast BishopEvent
Assis, Sao PauloDiocese27 Nov 2015José Benedito SimãoDied
Cametá, ParaDiocese17 Aug 2016Jesús María Cizaurre Berdonces, O.A.R.Appointed, Bishop of Bragança do Pará
Campo Maior, PiauiDiocese2 Mar 2016Eduardo ZielskiAppointed, Bishop of São Raimundo Nonato, Piaui
Floriano, PiauiDiocese4 May 2016Valdemir Ferreira dos SantosAppointed, Bishop of Amargosa, Bahia
Guarabira, ParaibaDiocese13 Jul 2016Francisco de Assis Dantas de LucenaAppointed, Bishop of Nazaré, Pernambuco
Imperatriz, MaranhoDiocese18 May 2016Gilberto Pastana de OliveiraAppointed, Coadjutor Bishop of Crato, Ceara
Itacoatiara, AmazonasTerritorial Prelature9 Jun 2016Carillo Gritti, I.M.C. †Died
Joinville, Santa CatarinaDiocese2 Jul 2016Irineu Roque SchererDied
Lages, Santa CatarinaDiocese30 Nov 2016Irineu Andreassa, O.F.M.Appointed, Bishop of Ituiutaba, Minas Gerais
Londrina, ParanaArchdiocese16 Nov 2016Orlando BrandesAppointed, Archbishop of Aparecida, Sao Paulo
Oeiras, PiauiDiocese6 Jan 2016Juarez Sousa Da SilvaAppointed, Coadjutor Bishop of Parnaíba, Piaui
ParaíbaArchdiocese6 Jul 2016Aldo de Cillo Pagotto, S.S.S.Resigned
São Luíz de Cáceres, Mato GrossoDiocese28 Sep 2016Antônio Emidio Vilar, S.D.B.Appointed, Bishop of São João da Boa Vista, Sao Paulo
Uruguaiana, Rio Grande do SulDiocese13 Jul 2016Aloísio Alberto Dilli, O.F.M.Appointed, Bishop of Santa Cruz do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul

Vacant Sees: 14

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