Moses Costa is confirmed dead at the age of 69.
Moses was best known as a Bangladeshi Roman Catholic prelate.
The Most Reverend

Moses M. Costa, C.S.C.
Archbishop of Chittagong
ArchdioceseChattogram
SeeChittagong
Appointed2 February 2017
Installed2 February 2017
Other postsSecretary General of Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Bangladesh
Orders
Ordination5 February 1981
Consecration6 September 1996
by Adriano Bernardini
Personal details
Born (1950-11-17) 17 November 1950 (age 69)
Dhaka Bangladesh
Died13 July 2020
Square Hospital, Dhaka, Bangladesh
NationalityBangladeshi
Previous postBishop of Chittagong
MottoJOY OF COMMUNION IN CONTEMPLATION AND SERVICE
Styles of
Moses M. Costa, C.S.C.
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Reference styleThe Most Reverend
Spoken styleYour Excellency
Religious styleMonsignor

Archbishop Moses M. Costa, C.S.C. was the serving archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Chittagong, Bangladesh.[1][2][3][4][5] until his death on 13th July 2020.

Contents
1 Early Life
2 Priesthood
3 Episcopate
4 Death
5 References
Early Life
Costa was born on 17 November 1950 in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Priesthood
Costa was ordained a holy priest of the Congregation of Holy Cross on 5 February 1981.
Episcopate
On 5 July 1996, Costa was appointed bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Dinajpur and consecrated on 6 September 1996 by Adriano Bernardini. On 6 April 2011 he was appointed bishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Chittagong and was installed on 27 May 2011. He was appointed Archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Chittagong on 2 February 2017 by Pope Francis.
Death
Archbishop Moses M. Costa, C.S.C. passed away on the 13th of July 2020 at Square Hospital in Dhaka, after a long battle with the Covid-19 virus. He was on life support for the last 48 hours of his life.
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