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Vacant Sees

DioceseTypeDate VacantLast BishopEvent
Amargosa, BahiaDiocese10 Jun 2015João Nílton dos Santos SouzaResigned
Amparo, Sao PauloDiocese27 May 2015Pedro Carlos CipoliniAppointed, Bishop of Santo André, Sao Paulo
Caetité, BahiaDiocese27 May 2015Guerrino Riccardo BrusatiAppointed, Bishop of Janaúba, Minas Gerais
Cajazeiras, ParaibaDiocese16 Sep 2015José Gonzalez AlonsoRetired
Ituiutaba, Minas GeraisDiocese30 Sep 2015Francisco Carlos da SilvaAppointed, Bishop of Lins, Sao Paulo
Jataí, GoiasDiocese28 May 2014José Luiz Majella Delgado, C.SS.R.Appointed, Archbishop of Pouso Alegre, Minas Gerais
Palmas-Francisco Beltrão, ParanaDiocese7 Jan 2015José Antônio PeruzzoAppointed, Archbishop of Curitiba, Parana
Paranaguá, ParanaDiocese9 Apr 2015João Alves dos Santos, O.F.M. Cap. †Died
Passo Fundo, Rio Grande do SulArchdiocese15 Jul 2015Antônio Carlos Altieri, S.D.B.Resigned
Porto Velho, RondoniaArchdiocese18 Mar 2015Esmeraldo Barreto de Farias, Ist. del PradoAppointed, Auxiliary Bishop of São Luís do Maranhão, Maranho
São Mateus, Espirito SantoDiocese3 Dec 2014Zanoni Demettino CastroAppointed, Coadjutor Archbishop of Feira de Santana, Bahia
São Raimundo Nonato, PiauiDiocese24 Jun 2015João Santos CardosoAppointed, Bishop of Bom Jesus da Lapa, Bahia

Vacant Sees: 12


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