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Pope Francis names new bishops for Italy, Spain & Brazil

October 8, 2014. ;Pope Francis ;has named several new bishops today. The Pope named ;Archbishop Celso Morga Iruzubieta ;as Coadjutor Archbishop of the Archdiocese of ;Merida-Badajoz (Spain). As of now, Archbishop Morga Iruzubieta was secretary of the ;Congregation for the Clergy. ; He also named Bishop ;Fausto Tardelli, from the diocese of San Miniato, as bishop of the Diocese of ;Pistoia (Italy). Finally, the Pope named a new auxiliary bishop for the Archdiocese of ;Goiânia (Brazil). He nominated ;Fr. Levi Bonatto, a priest from the personal prelature of ;Opus Dei.