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Recent Bishop Events


DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
17 Aug 201664.6AppointedJesús María Cizaurre Berdonces, O.A.R.Bishop of Bragança do Pará
75.5RetiredLuigi FerrandoBishop of Bragança do ParáBishop Emeritus
23 Aug 201688.3DiedAntônio Eliseu Zuqueto, O.F.M. Cap. †Bishop Emeritus of Teixeira de Freitas-Caravelas, Bahia
24 Aug 201675.5RetiredAlfredo SchäfflerBishop of Parnaíba, PiauiBishop Emeritus
55.1SucceededJuarez Sousa Da SilvaBishop of Parnaíba, Piaui
27 Aug 201657.4InstalledEvaristo Pascoal Spengler, O.F.M.Prelate of Marajó, Para
4 Sep 201648.3InstalledFrancisco de Sales Alencar Batista, O. Carm.Bishop of Cajazeiras, Paraiba
7 Sep 201650.9SucceededCarlos Alberto Breis Pereira, O.F.M.Bishop of Juazeiro, Bahia
75.0RetiredJosé Geraldo da Cruz, A.A.Bishop of Juazeiro, BahiaBishop Emeritus
28 Sep 201675.5RetiredDavid Dias PimentelBishop of São João da Boa Vista, Sao PauloBishop Emeritus
58.8AppointedAntônio Emidio Vilar, S.D.B.Bishop of São João da Boa Vista, Sao Paulo
8 Oct 201664.6AppointedDaniel Kozelinski NettoBishop of Santa María del Patrocinio en Buenos Aires (Ukrainian), Argentina
11 Oct 201654.1Ordained BishopMoacir Aparecido de FreitasBishop of Votuporanga, Sao Paulo
12 Oct 201648.8AppointedEdmilson Tadeu Canavarros dos Santos, S.D.B.Auxiliary Bishop of Manaus, AmazonasAuxiliary Bishop-Elect
48.8AppointedEdmilson Tadeu Canavarros dos Santos, S.D.B.Titular Bishop of Feradi MinusAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of Manaus, Amazonas
19 Oct 201649.5SucceededArnaldo Carvalheiro NetoBishop of Itapeva, Sao Paulo
75.2RetiredJosé Moreira de MeloBishop of Itapeva, Sao PauloBishop Emeritus
22 Oct 201654.1InstalledMoacir Aparecido de FreitasBishop of Votuporanga, Sao Paulo
26 Oct 201656.5AppointedJosé Roberto Silva CarvalhoBishop of Caetité, BahiaBishop-Elect
6 Nov 201677.5DiedRedovino Rizzardo, C.S. †Bishop Emeritus of Dourados, Mato Grosso do Sul
16 Nov 201670.5AppointedOrlando BrandesArchbishop of Aparecida, Sao Paulo
79.7RetiredRaymundo Damasceno AssisArchbishop of Aparecida, Sao PauloCardinal, Archbishop Emeritus
48.3AppointedWellington de Queiroz VieiraPrelate of Cristalândia, Goias
19 Nov 201657.0AppointedSérgio da RochaCardinal-Priest of Santa Croce in via FlaminiaCardinal, Archbishop of Brasília, Distrito Federal
57.0Elevated to CardinalSérgio da RochaCardinal, Archbishop of Brasília, Distrito Federal
20 Nov 201659.0InstalledAntônio Emidio Vilar, S.D.B.Bishop of São João da Boa Vista, Sao Paulo
64.7InstalledDaniel Kozelinski NettoBishop of Santa María del Patrocinio en Buenos Aires (Ukrainian), Argentina
85.1DiedDiógenes da Silva MatthesBishop Emeritus of Franca, Sao Paulo
30 Nov 201666.9AppointedIrineu Andreassa, O.F.M.Bishop of Ituiutaba, Minas Gerais
7 Dec 201652.6AppointedPaulo Alves RomãoAuxiliary Bishop of São Sebastião do Rio de JaneiroAuxiliary Bishop-Elect
52.6AppointedPaulo Alves RomãoTitular Bishop of CalamaAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro
47.3AppointedRubival Cabral Britto, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop of Grajaú, MaranhoBishop-Elect
76.3RetiredFranco Cuter, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop of Grajaú, MaranhoBishop Emeritus
62.1AppointedJoel Portella AmadoAuxiliary Bishop of São Sebastião do Rio de JaneiroAuxiliary Bishop-Elect
62.1AppointedJoel Portella AmadoTitular Bishop of Carmeiano (Cameiano)Auxiliary Bishop-Elect of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro
8 Dec 201690.9DiedLélis Lara, C.SS.R. †Bishop Emeritus of Itabira-Fabriciano, Minas Gerais
12 Dec 201649.0Ordained BishopEdmilson Tadeu Canavarros dos Santos, S.D.B.Titular Bishop of Feradi MinusAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of Manaus, Amazonas
28 Jan 201752.8Ordained BishopPaulo Alves RomãoTitular Bishop of CalamaAuxiliary Bishop-Elect of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro
62.3Ordained BishopJoel Portella AmadoTitular Bishop of Carmeiano (Cameiano)Auxiliary Bishop-Elect of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro
29 Jan 201756.8Ordained BishopJosé Roberto Silva CarvalhoBishop of Caetité, BahiaBishop-Elect
4 Feb 201748.5Ordained BishopWellington de Queiroz VieiraPrelate of Cristalândia, Goias
11 Feb 201747.5Ordained BishopRubival Cabral Britto, O.F.M. Cap.Bishop of Grajaú, MaranhoBishop-Elect

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