Agnelo Gracias

Agnelo Rufino Gracias ( born July 30, 1939 in Mombasa ) is an Indian priest and auxiliary bishop in Bombay.


Agnelo Rufino Gracias received on 21 December 1962, the ordination. Pope John Paul II appointed him auxiliary bishop on 13 March 2001 in Bombay and Titular Bishop of Molicunza.

He received his episcopal consecration of the Archbishop of Bombay, Cardinal Ivan Dias, on 21 April of the same year; Simon Ignatius Pimenta were co-consecrators Cardinal, Archbishop Emeritus of Bombay, and Lorenzo Baldisseri, Apostolic Nuncio to India and Nepal.