Giuseppe Merisi

Giuseppe Merisi
Bishop of Diocese of Lodi
Church Roman Catholic Church
See Diocese of Lodi
In office 2005 - present
Predecessor Giacomo Capuzzi
Ordination February 22, 1971
Personal details
Born (1938-09-25) September 25, 1938 (age 75)

Giuseppe Merisi (born September 25, 1938 in Treviglio) is the current bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Lodi.


He was ordained priest on February 22, 1971.

He was appointed auxiliary bishop of Milan and titular Bishop of Drusiliana on September 8, 1995. Receiving his episcopal consecration on November 4, 1995 from cardinal Carlo Maria Martini.

He was appointed bishop of Lodi on November 14, 2005 and installed him in the diocese on December 17, 2005.

He replaces the previous bishop of Lodi Giacomo Capuzzi.


  • President of the "Commissione Episcopale per il servizio della carità e la salute"
  • President of the "Caritas Italiana" (Italian Caritas)
  • President of the "Consulta Nazionale per la pastorale della sanità"
  • President of the "Consulta Ecclesiale degli organismi socio-assistenziali"


  • Profile of Mons. Merisi
  • Official site of Lodi's Diocese
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