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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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Caption: Archdeacon Geoff Woodcraft was elected coadjutor bishop in Rupert's Land
In the depths of the war in 1942 Panico summoned him from Hobart to Sydney, to tell him he was to be appointed Mannix's coadjutor in Melbourne.
In March 2011, Pope Benedict XVI appointed Gomez as Coadjutor Archbishop of Los Angeles, making him the highest ranking Latino in the U.S.
On August 4, 2009 Pope Benedict XVI named him Coadjutor for Islamabad-Rawalpindi.
August 23, 2015 (KHARTOUM) - Pope Francis last week appointed a Sudanese Bishop form the Nuba Mountains Michael Didi Adgum Mungoria as Archbishop Coadjutor of Khartoum before he will replace the Archdiocese of Khartoum Cardinal Gabriel Zubeir Wako next year.
Martin was appointed last year as "coadjutor" archbishop of Armagh, an important diocese in Northern Ireland whose archbishop has the title "Primate of All Ireland".
In the interim, two diocesan administrators have been in charge of the interests of the parish - initially Monsignor Eamon Martin and, when he left to become Coadjutor Archbishop of Armagh, Fr Francis Bradley took over.
In 2002, he accepted to be appointed coadjutor of the Diocese of Sofia and late Bulgarian Patriarch Maxim made him Archimandrite.
The Vatican confirmed he has been appointed as Brady's coadjutor archbishop on 18 January.
The candidate to be coadjutor bishop of Shanghai, Fr.
Mahony, Gomez, a native of Mexico who is now the archbishop of San Antonio, will serve as the cardinal's coadjutor -- ecclesiastical parlance for being in the on-deck spot -- and will thus have the opportunity to learn from the man who has defined Southern California Catholicism for 25 years.
2001 before being appointed coadjutor Bishop of Leeds the following year and then ninth Bishop of Leeds in 2004.
Coadjutor Bishop John Tong is expected to succeed Zen in the Hong Kong diocese.