Brazil: Pope Appoints New Bishop
Pope Francis on November 15, 2017, appointed as bishop of the diocese of Teixeira de Freitas-Caravelas, Brazil, Bishop Jailton de Oliveira Lino, P.S.D.P., currently bursar of the “Nossa Senhora Aparecida” Delegation based in Porto Alegre.
Bishop Jailton de Oliveira Lino, P.S.D.P.
Bishop Jailton de Oliveira Lino, P.S.D.P., was born on January 28, 1965, in Feira de Santana, in the archdiocese of the same name, in the State of Bahia. He carried out his studies in philosophy and theology at the Pontifical Catholic University of Porto Alegre. He then attended a course in psychology at the University of Rio dos Sinos (UNISINOS) in