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Apostolic Prefecture of

Misurata

Libya Libya

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Apostolic Prefecture

Immediately subject to the Holy See

Neighbouring Dioceses: Tripoli (←), Benghazi (→)

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

History


Present Prelates

Prefect Apostolic:vacant

Ordinaries

Prefects Apostolic of Misurata (Roman Rite)

Bishop Guido Attilio Previtali, O.F.M.Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 1969.08.04 – 1985.05.03)

Fr. Guido Attilio Previtali, O.F.M. (later Bishop)Permalink
(1958.12.05 – 1969.06.26)

Born:1914.02.24 (Italy)
Ordained Priest:1939.07.02
Consecrated Bishop:1969.09.07
Died:1989.12.11 († 75)

Prefect Apostolic of Misurata (Libya) (1958.12.05 – 1969.06.26)

Vicar Apostolic of Tripoli (Libya) (1969.06.26 – 1985.05.03)

Titular Bishop of Sozusa in Libya (1969.06.26 – 1989.12.11)

Apostolic Administrator of Misurata (Libya) (1969.08.04 – 1985.05.03)

Fr. Illuminato Colombo, O.F.M.Permalink
(1951.04.20 – 1957)

Died:1957

Prefect Apostolic of Misurata (Libya) (1951.04.20 – 1957)

Fr. Vitale Bonifacio Bertoli, O.F.M. (later Bishop)Permalink
(1948.02.20 – 1951.04.05)

Born:1898.02.22
Ordained Priest:1924.12.20
Consecrated Bishop:1951.05.20
Died:1967.03.10 († 69)

Prefect Apostolic of Misurata (Libya) (1948.02.20 – 1951.04.05)

Titular Bishop of Attæa (1951.04.05 – 1967.03.10)

Vicar Apostolic of Tripoli (Libya) (1951.04.05 – 1967.03.10)


as of 2018.11.07

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