- Joseph Albert Rosairo
name = Joseph Albert Rosairo, M.S.F.S
Roman Catholic Church
See = Diocese of Amravati
Bishopof Diocese of Amravati (Emertius)
Period = 1955 - 1995
Predecessor = None
Successor = Edwin Colaço
September 29 1944
post = Priest | date of birth = birth date and age|1915|5|30
place of birth =
Joseph Albert Rosairo, M.S.F.S (born
May 30 1915) is an Indian prelateof the Roman Catholic Church. One of oldest Roman Catholic Bishiops and oldest bishop from India.
Joseph Albert Rosairo was born in
Nagpur, Indiain late May of 1915. Rosairo was ordained priest September 29 1944 from the Roman Catholic religious order of Missionaries of St. Francis de Sales. He appointed May 8 1955 to the Diocese of Amravati and ordained bishop November 13 1955 he would remain until his retirement April 1 1995.
List of oldest Catholic bishops
* Diocese of Amravati
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