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Carmelo Zammit

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See  Gibraltar
Predecessor  Ralph Heskett
Denomination  Roman Catholic
Ordination  20 July 1974
Appointed  24 June 2016
Installed  24 September 2016
Nationality  Maltese
Alma mater  University of Malta
Consecration  8 September 2016
Carmelo Zammit
Province  Immediately Subject to the Holy See
Born  19 December 1949 (age 67) Gudja, Malta (1949-12-19)
Diocese  Roman Catholic Diocese of Gibraltar

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Carmelo Zammit (born 19 December 1949, Gudja, Malta) is a Maltese-born Gibraltarian Roman Catholic prelate, Bishop of Gibraltar. Bishop Zammit was born in Gudja, Malta in 1949 and was ordained a priest in 1974. He holds a bachelor's degree in philosophy, Italian and economics and a licentiate in theology from the University of Malta, and a licentiate in canon law from the Pontifical Lateran University, Rome. Before his appointment, he served in a number of pastoral roles in Gibraltar, including judicial vicar, episcopal delegate for Catholic education, school chaplain and parish priest. Upon returning to Malta in 1998, he became chancellor of the archdiocese and judge in the ecclesiastical tribunal. He also served as Canon of the Metropolitan Chapter, as President of the St. John's Co-Cathedral Foundation, and Judicial Vicar in the Archdiocese of Malta.


He was consecrated bishop on 8 September 2016 by Vincent Cardinal Nichols in St. Paul's Cathedral, Mdina. Archbishop Charles Scicluna of Malta and Bishop Ralph Heskett of Gibraltar acted as co-consecrators.

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