Jean-Yves Riocreux

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Jean-Yves Riocreux
Bishop of Basse-Terre
Monseigneur Jean-Yves Riocreux - RN-CGE-2009 - 2.jpg
ChurchRoman Catholic Church
SeeBishop of Basse-Terre
In office15 June 2012
PredecessorErnest Cabo
Ordination22 June 1974
Consecration29 June 2003
by Jean-Marie Lustiger
Personal details
Born (1946-02-24) 24 February 1946 (age 73)
Marlhes, France
Coat of armsJean-Yves Riocreux's coat of arms

Monsignor Jean-Yves Riocreux (born 24 February 1946 at Marlhes) is the French Roman Catholic Bishop of Basse-Terre.

Mgr Riocreux was appointed Bishop of Pontoise on 5 May 2003 and consecrated on 29 June 2003. He was appointed Bishop of Basse-Terre on 15 June 2012, leaving Pontoise on 16 September, and was installed on 30 September 2012.

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Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Ernest Cabo
Bishop of Basse-Terre
Succeeded by