José Nicomedes Grossi

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José Nicomedes Grossi
Bishop of Diocese of Bom Jesus da Lapa (emeritus)
Church Roman Catholic Church
See Diocese of Bom Jesus da Lapa
In office 1962 - 1990
Predecessor None
Successor Francisco Batistela
Orders
Ordination September 21, 1940
Personal details
Born (1915-09-15)15 September 1915
Cipotânea, Brazil
Died 21 June 2009(2009-06-21) (aged 93)
Juiz de Fora, Brazil
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José Nicomedes Grossi (15 September 1915 – 21 June 2009) was a Brazilian bishop of the Roman Catholic Church. He was one of oldest bishops in the Catholic Church and one of the oldest Brazilian bishops.

José Nicomedes Grossi was born in Cipotânea, Brazil in September 1915, he was ordained a priest on September 21, 1940. Grossi was appointed bishop of the Diocese of Bom Jesus da Lapa on August 28, 1963 and ordained bishop January 25, 1963, where he remained until his retirement on March 15, 1990.

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