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Synonyms for coadjutor

a person who holds a position auxiliary to another and assumes some of the superior's responsibilities

Words related to coadjutor

an assistant to a bishop

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He was made Coadjutor bishop of Menevia and became bishop in 1983 after Langton Fox retired.
In 1989 he was appointed the Bishop of Camden, and in February 1999, he was installed as Coadjutor Bishop of Rockville Centre, New York.
The Holy See, however, named a coadjutor bishop with full powers alongside Bishop Ruiz.
On June 2, 2000 he was appointed as coadjutor bishop of the Diocese of Austin and became the fourth bishop of the Diocese of Austin on January 2, 2001.
diocese, where Vasa was bishop from 2000 until being appointed Santa Rosa coadjutor bishop in January 2011.
Elected coadjutor bishop during the Arctic synod in Iqaluit, Nunavut, Bishop Parsons will succeed Bishop Andrew Atagotaaluk, who is retiring.
The Coadjutor Bishop of Sambir explained that "young men are attracted to the priesthood because of the examples they see of living a challenging vocation" He gave, as an example, the life of Blessed Omelian Kovch, a Ukrainian diocesan priest who remained with Jewish prisoners in a concentration camp in Poland and was killed there with them in 1944.
The grandson of Mexican immigrants, the newly appointed coadjutor bishop of Sacramento, California is one of the church's most prominent spokespersons on immigration.
A new Coadjutor Bishop for the Macau Diocese was appointed by the Holy See in 2003.
For the last 18 months he has been the Coadjutor Bishop of the Diocese - which covers West Yorkshire - but has now taken over from Bishop David Konstant, who is ill.
His deputy, Coadjutor Bishop Joseph Zen, an outspoken voice on human rights issues, will assume leadership of the 347,000-strong Catholic community.
He was appointed Coadjutor Bishop of Menevia in October 1980, and succeeded to the bishopric in February 1981.
In an interview shortly after his appointment, Arizmendi pledged to continue the work begun by his predecessors Ruiz and Coadjutor Bishop Raul Vera.
Vietnam's communist regime jailed Nguyen Van Thuan in 1975 when he was the newly named coadjutor bishop of Saigon.
On June 24, 2007, Benedict XVI named Father Murray Chatlain, 44, as coadjutor bishop of the Diocese of Mackenzie-Forth Smith, N.