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Diocese of

Alagoinhas

Brazil Brazil

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 16,842 km²

Population: 610,000 Catholics (79.8% of 764,671 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: São Salvador da Bahia

Neighbouring Dioceses: Feira de Santana (←), Serrinha (↖), Paulo Afonso (↑), Estância (↗), Camaçari (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 34 parishes, 53 priests (44 diocesan, 9 religious), 2 deacons, 92 lay religious (21 brothers, 71 sisters), 8 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches

Feira de Santana (←), Serrinha (↖), Paulo Afonso (↑), Estância (↗), Camaçari (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2002.04.24 – ...):Bishop Paulo Romeu Dantas Bastos (63)Bishop Paulo Romeu Dantas Bastos (63)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Alagoinhas (Roman Rite)

Bishop Paulo Romeu Dantas Bastos (63)Bishop Paulo Romeu Dantas Bastos (63)Permalink
(2002.04.24 – ...)

Bishop of Alagoinhas (Brazil)

Por Cristo, com Cristo, em Cristo

Born:1955.08.20 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1985.05.18
Consecrated Bishop:2002.07.27

Bishop of Alagoinhas (Brazil) (2002.04.24 – ...)

Bishop Jaime Mota de Farias (92)Bishop Jaime Mota de Farias (92)Permalink
(1986.11.07 – 2002.04.24)

Bishop emeritus of Alagoinhas (Brazil)

Para dar testemunho

Born:1925.11.12 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1957.08.25
Consecrated Bishop:1982.09.11

Titular Bishop of Ausuccura (1982.07.14 – 1986.11.07)

Auxiliary Bishop of Nazaré (Brazil) (1982.07.14 – 1986.11.07)

Bishop of Alagoinhas (Brazil) (1986.11.07 – 2002.04.24)

Archbishop Joseph Floribert Cornelis, O.S.B.Permalink
(1974.11.13 – 1986.05.24)

Born:1910.10.06 (Belgium)
Ordained Priest:1935.07.28
Consecrated Bishop:1958.12.27
Died:2001.12.20 († 91)

Titular Bishop of Tunes (1958.11.27 – 1959.11.10)

Vicar Apostolic of Katanga (Congo-Kinshasa) (1958.11.27 – 1959.11.10)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Lubumbashi (Congo-Kinshasa) (1959.11.10 – 1967.04.13)

Titular Archbishop of Capra (1967.04.13 – 1974.11.13)

Archbishop-Bishop of Alagoinhas (Brazil) (1974.11.13 – 1986.05.24)


as of 2018.11.07

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