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Diocese of

Alcalá de Henares

Spain Spain

Continent: West Europe

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese Diocese

Name: Alcalá de Henares / Compluten(sis) (Latin)

Ecclesiastical Province: Madrid

Depends on: Dicastery for Bishops

Special Churches

Churches by City (93)

Getafe (↙), Madrid (←), Sigüenza–Guadalajara (↗), Cuenca (↘), Toledo (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop:vacant
Apostolic Administrator (2022.09.21 – ...):Bishop Jesús Vidal Chamorro (48)Bishop Jesús Vidal Chamorro (48)

Titular Bishop of Elepla

Auxiliary Bishop of Madrid (Spain)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Alcalá de Henares (Roman Rite)

Bishop Jesús Vidal Chamorro (48)Bishop Jesús Vidal Chamorro (48)Permalink
(Apostolic Administrator 2022.09.21 – ...)

Bishop Juan Antonio Reig Plá (75)Bishop Juan Antonio Reig Plá (75)Permalink
(2009.03.07 – 2022.09.21)

Bishop emeritus of Alcalá de Henares (Spain)

Monstra te esse matrem

Born:1947.07.07 (Cocentaina, Spain)
Ordained Priest:1971.07.08
Consecrated Bishop:1996.04.14

Bishop of Segorbe–Castellón de la Plana (Spain) (1996.02.22 – 2005.09.24)

Bishop of Cartagena (Spain) (2005.09.24 – 2009.03.07)

Bishop of Alcalá de Henares (Spain) (2009.03.07 – 2022.09.21)

Bishop Jesús Esteban Catalá Ibáñez (72)Bishop Jesús Esteban Catalá Ibáñez (72)Permalink
(1999.04.27 – 2008.10.10)

Bishop of Málaga (Spain)

Ut unum sint

Born:1949.12.22 (Villamarchante, Spain)
Ordained Priest:1976.07.03
Consecrated Bishop:1996.05.11

Titular Bishop of Urusi (1996.03.25 – 1999.04.27)

Auxiliary Bishop of Valencia (Spain) (1996.03.25 – 1999.04.27)

Bishop of Alcalá de Henares (Spain) (1999.04.27 – 2008.10.10)

Bishop of Málaga (Spain) (2008.10.10 – ...)

Archbishop Manuel Ureña Pastor (77)Bishop Manuel Ureña Pastor (77) (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1991.07.23 – 1998.07.01)

Metropolitan Archbishop emeritus of Zaragoza (Spain)

Testis spei Christi

Born:1945.03.04 (Albaida, Spain)
Ordained Priest:1973.07.14
Consecrated Bishop:1988.09.11

Bishop of Ibiza (Spain) (1988.07.08 – 1991.07.23)

Bishop of Alcalá de Henares (Spain) (1991.07.23 – 1998.07.01)

Bishop of Cartagena (Spain) (1998.07.01 – 2005.04.02)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Zaragoza (Spain) (2005.04.02 – 2014.11.12)

Contact Info

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Statistics

Area: 2,583 km²

Population: 736,241 Catholics (87.1% of 845,700 total) (2020)

Statistics: 93 parishes, 32 missions, 209 priests (148 diocesan, 61 religious), 4 deacons, 272 lay religious (92 brothers, 180 sisters), 73 seminarians (2020)

Celebrations

Cathedral Dedication Anniversary: October 13

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History

Last updated on 2022.09.24

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