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Recent Bishop Events


DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
1 Feb 201786.7DiedAlbano Bortoletto CavallinArchbishop Emeritus of Londrina, Parana
61.3AppointedCarlos Alberto dos SantosBishop of Itabuna, Bahia
76.8RetiredCzeslaw Stanula, C.SS.R.Bishop of Itabuna, BahiaBishop Emeritus
3 Feb 201792.8DiedCarmelo Cassati, M.S.C. †Archbishop Emeritus of Trani-Barletta-Bisceglie (-Nazareth), Italy
4 Feb 201748.5Ordained BishopWellington de Queiroz VieiraPrelate of Cristalândia, Goias
77.3AppointedJosé Nelson Westrupp, S.C.I.Apostolic Administrator of Lages, Santa CatarinaBishop Emeritus of Santo André, Sao Paulo
11 Feb 201747.5Ordained BishopRubival Cabral Britto, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop of Grajaú, Maranhão
15 Feb 201776.0RetiredFrancisco Javier Hernández Arnedo, O.A.R.Bishop of Tianguá, CearaBishop Emeritus
47.3AppointedFrancisco Edimilson Neves FerreiraBishop of Tianguá, Ceara
22 Feb 201750.1AppointedJoão Justino de Medeiros SilvaCoadjutor Archbishop of Montes Claros, Minas Gerais
25 Feb 201754.2InstalledJúlio Endi Akamine, S.A.C.Archbishop of Sorocaba, Sao Paulo
64.2Ordained BishopArgemiro de Azevedo, C.M.F.Bishop of Assis, Sao Paulo
28 Feb 201790.7DiedAntônio Ribeiro de OliveiraArchbishop Emeritus of Goiânia, Goias
8 Mar 201746.3AppointedVicente de Paula Ferreira, C.SS.R.Auxiliary Bishop of Belo Horizonte, Minas GeraisAuxiliary Bishop-Elect
46.3AppointedVicente de Paula Ferreira, C.SS.R.Titular Bishop of Castra NovaAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais
62.6AppointedManoel Delson Pedreira da Cruz, O.F.M. Cap.Archbishop of Paraíba
18 Mar 201756.3Ordained BishopOtacilio Francisco Ferreira de LacerdaTitular Bishop of TulanaAuxiliary Bishop of Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais
19 Mar 201764.2InstalledArgemiro de Azevedo, C.M.F.Bishop of Assis, Sao Paulo
20 Mar 201751.8Ordained BishopEdilson Soares NobreBishop of Oeiras, Piaui
22 Mar 201748.1AppointedCarlos Rômulo Gonçalves e SilvaCoadjutor Bishop of Montenegro, Rio Grande do SulCoadjutor Bishop-Elect
25 Mar 201745.7Ordained BishopGeovane Luís da SilvaTitular Bishop of Mons in NumidiaAuxiliary Bishop of Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais
88.8DiedMarcelo Pinto CarvalheriaArchbishop Emeritus of Paraíba
29 Mar 201754.9AppointedEdivalter AndradeBishop of Floriano, PiauiBishop-Elect
1 Apr 201751.8InstalledEdilson Soares NobreBishop of Oeiras, Piaui
4 Apr 201786.0DiedClóvis Frainer, O.F.M. Cap. †Archbishop Emeritus of Juiz de Fora, Minas Gerais
6 Apr 201793.4DiedNewton Holanda GurgelBishop Emeritus of Crato, Ceara
19 Apr 201762.9AppointedFrancisco Carlos BachBishop of Joinville, Santa Catarina
57.1AppointedVilson Basso, S.C.I.Bishop of Imperatriz, Maranhão
55.1AppointedJosé Ionilton Lisboa de Oliveira, S.D.V.Prelate of Itacoatiara, Amazonas
57.8AppointedBruno Elizeu VersariCoadjutor Bishop of Campo Mourão, ParanaCoadjutor Bishop-Elect
22 Apr 201747.5Ordained BishopFrancisco Edimilson Neves FerreiraBishop of Tianguá, Ceara
23 Apr 201757.5InstalledSérgio da RochaCardinal-Priest of Santa Croce in via FlaminiaCardinal, Archbishop of Brasília, Distrito Federal
20 May 201762.8InstalledManoel Delson Pedreira da Cruz, O.F.M. Cap.Archbishop of Paraíba
79.1CeasedGenival Saraiva de FrançaApostolic Administrator of ParaíbaBishop Emeritus of Palmares, Pernambuco
27 May 201746.5Ordained BishopVicente de Paula Ferreira, C.SS.R.Titular Bishop of Castra NovaAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais
4 Jun 201748.3Ordained BishopCarlos Rômulo Gonçalves e SilvaCoadjutor Bishop of Montenegro, Rio Grande do SulCoadjutor Bishop-Elect
9 Jun 201748.3InstalledCarlos Rômulo Gonçalves e SilvaCoadjutor Bishop of Montenegro, Rio Grande do SulCoadjutor Bishop-Elect
10 Jun 201755.1Ordained BishopEdivalter AndradeBishop of Floriano, PiauiBishop-Elect
24 Jun 201755.1InstalledEdivalter AndradeBishop of Floriano, PiauiBishop-Elect
25 Jun 201758.0Ordained BishopBruno Elizeu VersariCoadjutor Bishop of Campo Mourão, ParanaCoadjutor Bishop-Elect
17 Jul 201755.3Ordained BishopJosé Ionilton Lisboa de Oliveira, S.D.V.Prelate of Itacoatiara, Amazonas
30 Jul 201755.3InstalledJosé Ionilton Lisboa de Oliveira, S.D.V.Prelate of Itacoatiara, Amazonas

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