|Bishop of the Diocese of Ivrea (emeritus)|
Bishop Bettazzi in 2008
|Church||Roman Catholic Church|
|See||Roman Catholic Diocese of Ivrea|
|Ordination||4 August 1946|
4 October 1963|
by Giacomo Lercaro
26 November 1923|
|Previous post||Auxiliary Bishop of Bologna|
Bettazzi was born in Treviso and was ordained a priest on 4 August 1946. Bettazzi was appointed Auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of Bologna, as well as titular bishop of Thagaste, on 10 August 1963 and ordained on 4 October 1963. Bettazzi was appointed bishop of the Diocese of Ivrea on 26 November 1966 where he would remain until his retirement on 20 February 1999. Bettazzi is "the only surviving bishop of the original 40 who signed the" Pact of the catacombs in 1965.
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- "Titular Episcopal See of Thagaste Algeria" GCatholic.org. Gabriel Chow. Retrieved October 7, 2016
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- O'Grady, Desmond (18 December 2012). "'The Spirit Is Still on the Job'". Commonweal. Retrieved 2 October 2017.
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