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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
Assis, Sao PauloDiocese27 Nov 2015José Benedito SimãoDied
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
Nazaré, PernambucoDiocese25 Nov 2015Severino Batista de França, O.F.M. Cap.Resigned
Palmas-Francisco Beltrão, ParanaDiocese7 Jan 2015José Antônio PeruzzoAppointed, Archbishop of Curitiba, Parana
Passo Fundo, Rio Grande do SulArchdiocese15 Jul 2015Antônio Carlos Altieri, S.D.B.Resigned
Roraima, RoraimaDiocese14 Oct 2015Roque PaloschiAppointed, Archbishop of Porto Velho, Rondonia
São Raimundo Nonato, PiauiDiocese24 Jun 2015João Santos CardosoAppointed, Bishop of Bom Jesus da Lapa, Bahia

Vacant Sees: 11


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