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Vacant Sees

DioceseTypeDate VacantLast BishopEvent
Apucarana, ParanaDiocese13 Dec 2017Celso Antônio MarchioriAppointed, Bishop of São José dos Pinhais, Parana
Bagé, Rio Grande do SulDiocese6 Jun 2018Gílio FelícioResigned
Bonfim, BahiaDiocese3 Jan 2018Francisco Canindé PalhanoAppointed, Bishop of Petrolina, Pernambuco
Cachoeira do Sul, Rio Grande do SulDiocese6 Jan 2018Remídio José BohnDied
Campinas, Sao PauloArchdiocese25 Apr 2018Airton José dos SantosAppointed, Archbishop of Mariana, Minas Gerais
Formosa, GoiasDiocese12 Sep 2018José Ronaldo RibeiroResigned
Guanhães, Minas GeraisDiocese4 Jul 2018Jeremias Antônio de JesusResigned
Ipameri, GoiasDiocese7 Feb 2018Guilherme Antônio Werlang, M.S.F.Appointed, Bishop of Lages, Santa Catarina
Nossa Senhora do Paraíso em São Paulo (Melkite Greek), Sao PauloEparchy20 Feb 2018Joseph GébaraConfirmed, Archbishop of Petra e Filadelfia (Melkite Greek)
Palmeira dos Índios, AlagoasDiocese11 Oct 2017Dulcênio Fontes de MatosAppointed, Bishop of Campina Grande, Paraiba
Santarém, ParaDiocese19 Sep 2018Flávio Giovenale, S.D.B.Appointed, Bishop of Cruzeiro do Sul, Acre
São João del Rei, Minas GeraisDiocese19 Jan 2018Célio de Oliveira Goulart, O.F.M. †Died
Teófilo Otoni, Minas GeraisDiocese20 Sep 2017Aloísio Jorge Pena VitralAppointed, Bishop of Sete Lagoas, Minas Gerais
União da Vitória, ParanaDiocese8 Feb 2018Agenor Girardi, M.S.C. †Died
Viana, MaranhãoDiocese20 Dec 2017Sebastião Lima DuarteAppointed, Bishop of Caxias do Maranhão

Vacant Sees: 15


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