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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
10 May 201452.5Ordained BishopAntônio Carlos Cruz Santos, M.S.C.Bishop of Caicó, Rio Grande do Norte
11 May 201473.6InstalledLorenzo BaldisseriCardinal-Deacon of Sant’Anselmo all’AventinoCardinal, Secretary General of the Synod of Bishops
86.2DiedCelso Pereira de Almeida, O.P. †Bishop Emeritus of Itumbiara, Goias
12 May 201461.1AppointedValdomiro Koubetch, O.S.B.M.Archbishop of São João Batista em Curitiba (Ukrainian)
52.3AppointedMeron Mazur, O.S.B.M.Bishop of Imaculada Conceição in Prudentópolis (Ukrainian)
13 May 201488.9DiedAltamiro Rossato, C.SS.R. †Archbishop Emeritus of Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul
14 May 201447.2AppointedFernando Barbosa dos Santos, C.M.Prelate of Tefé, Amazonas
56.6AppointedJoaquim Wladimir Lopes DiasApostolic Administrator of Colatina, Espirito SantoAuxiliary Bishop of Vitória, Espirito Santo
71.4ResignedDécio Sossai Zandonade, S.D.B.Bishop of Colatina, Espirito SantoBishop Emeritus
17 May 201461.2InstalledJosé Valmor César Teixeira, S.D.B.Bishop of São José dos Campos, Sao Paulo
18 May 201456.5InstalledAntônio Carlos FélixBishop of Governador Valadares, Minas Gerais
24 May 201452.5InstalledAntônio Carlos Cruz Santos, M.S.C.Bishop of Caicó, Rio Grande do Norte
25 May 201446.4Ordained BishopJosé Carlos de Souza CamposBishop of Divinópolis, Minas Gerais
28 May 201475.8RetiredRicardo Pedro Chaves Pinto Filho, O. Praem.Archbishop of Pouso Alegre, Minas GeraisArchbishop Emeritus
60.6AppointedJosé Luiz Majella Delgado, C.SS.R.Archbishop of Pouso Alegre, Minas Gerais
1 Jun 201457.3AppointedJosé Gislon, O.F.M. Cap.Apostolic Administrator of Chapecó, Santa CatarinaBishop of Erexim, Rio Grande do Sul
11 Jun 201472.3ResignedFrederico Heimler, S.D.B.Bishop of Cruz Alta, Rio Grande do SulBishop Emeritus
69.1AppointedHélio Adelar RubertApostolic Administrator of Cruz Alta, Rio Grande do SulArchbishop of Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul
82.5DiedVital João Geraldo Wilderink, O. Carm. †Bishop Emeritus of Itaguaí, Rio de Janeiro
21 Jun 201449.2Ordained BishopJosé Roberto Fortes PalauTitular Bishop of AcufidaAuxiliary Bishop of São Paulo
25 Jun 201466.4AppointedDerek John Christopher Byrne, S.P.S.Bishop of Primavera do Leste - Paranatinga, Mato Grosso
68.1AppointedJuventino KesteringBishop of Rondonópolis - Guiratinga, Mato Grosso
26 Jun 201473.6DiedMoacyr José Vitti, C.S.S. †Archbishop of Curitiba, Parana
29 Jun 201458.0Ordained BishopCarlos Lema GarciaTitular Bishop of AlavaAuxiliary Bishop of São Paulo
3 Jul 201460.9AppointedEdgar Moreira da Cunha, S.D.V.Bishop of Fall River, Massachusetts, USA
6 Jul 201486.0DiedEstanislau Amadeu KreutzBishop Emeritus of Santo Ângelo, Rio Grande do Sul
9 Jul 201455.8AppointedGiovanni Crippa, I.M.C.Bishop of Estância, Sergipe
13 Jul 201452.4InstalledMeron Mazur, O.S.B.M.Bishop of Imaculada Conceição in Prudentópolis (Ukrainian)
15 Jul 201461.3InstalledValdomiro Koubetch, O.S.B.M.Archbishop of São João Batista em Curitiba (Ukrainian)
16 Jul 201463.8AppointedTarcísio Scaramussa, S.D.B.Coadjutor Bishop of Santos, Sao Paulo
20 Jul 201461.6InstalledJoão Bosco Barbosa de Sousa, O.F.M.Bishop of Osasco, Sao Paulo
21 Jul 201449.1SucceededJoseph GébaraBishop of Nossa Senhora do Paraíso em São Paulo (Melkite Greek), Sao Paulo
73.7RetiredFares MaakarounBishop of Nossa Senhora do Paraíso em São Paulo (Melkite Greek), Sao PauloBishop Emeritus
23 Jul 201476.3RetiredCarlo EllenaBishop of Zé-Doca, MaranhoBishop Emeritus
52.2AppointedJan Kot, O.M.I.Bishop of Zé-Doca, Maranho
26 Jul 201493.4DiedSpiridon MattarBishop Emeritus of Nossa Senhora do Paraíso em São Paulo (Melkite Greek), Sao Paulo
28 Aug 201447.5Ordained BishopFernando Barbosa dos Santos, C.M.Prelate of Tefé, Amazonas
21 Sep 201447.5InstalledFernando Barbosa dos Santos, C.M.Prelate of Tefé, Amazonas
24 Sep 201461.1InstalledEdgar Moreira da Cunha, S.D.V.Bishop of Fall River, Massachusetts, USA

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