Moses Costa

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Archbishop Moses M. Costa, C.S.C. (17 November 1950 – 13 July 2020) was a Bangladeshi Roman Catholic prelate. He was the archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Chittagong, Bangladesh from 2017 until his death.[1][2][3][4][5] He was born in Dhaka. Costa was ordained a holy priest of the Congregation of Holy Cross on 5 February 1981.

In June 2020, Costa was hospitalized with COVID-19, but recovered from it in Dhaka. On 9 July 2020, Costa suffered a stroke in Dhaka, aged 69.[6]

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  1. "Archbishop Moses M. Costa [Catholic-Hierarchy]". www.catholic-hierarchy.org. Retrieved 2019-07-24.
  2. "Most Rev. Moses M. Costa, CSC, DD". www.cbcbsec.org. Retrieved 2019-07-24.
  3. "Pope Francis Appoints Bishop Moses Costa, C.S.C., First Archbishop of Chittagong, Bangaldesh // News // Congregation of Holy Cross". holycrosscongregation.org. Retrieved 2019-07-24.
  4. "Archdiocese of Chattogram, Bangladesh". GCatholic. Retrieved 2019-07-24.
  5. "New Chittagong archbishop invested with pallium". ucanews.com. Retrieved 2019-07-24.
  6. Chittagong Archbishop Moses M Costa no more