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Vacant Sees


DioceseTypeDate VacantLast BishopEvent
Amargosa, BahiaDiocese10 Jun 2015João Nílton dos Santos SouzaResigned
Assis, Sao PauloDiocese27 Nov 2015José Benedito SimãoDied
Caetité, BahiaDiocese27 May 2015Guerrino Riccardo BrusatiAppointed, Bishop of Janaúba, Minas Gerais
Cajazeiras, ParaibaDiocese16 Sep 2015José Gonzalez AlonsoRetired
Cristalândia, GoiasTerritorial Prelature2 Dec 2015Rodolfo Luís WeberAppointed, Archbishop of Passo Fundo, Rio Grande do Sul
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
Oeiras, PiauiDiocese6 Jan 2016Juarez Sousa Da SilvaAppointed, Coadjutor Bishop of Parnaíba, Piaui
Palmas-Francisco Beltrão, ParanaDiocese7 Jan 2015José Antônio PeruzzoAppointed, Archbishop of Curitiba, Parana
Roraima, RoraimaDiocese14 Oct 2015Roque PaloschiAppointed, Archbishop of Porto Velho, Rondonia
Santa Cruz do Sul, Rio Grande do SulDiocese20 Jan 2016Canísio KlausAppointed, Bishop of Sinop, Mato Grosso
São Carlos, Sao PauloDiocese16 Dec 2015Paulo Sérgio MachadoResigned
São Raimundo Nonato, PiauiDiocese24 Jun 2015João Santos CardosoAppointed, Bishop of Bom Jesus da Lapa, Bahia

Vacant Sees: 13

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