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Diocese of

Armenia

Colombia Colombia

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 1,845 km²

Population: 475,525 Catholics (84.1% of 565,310 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Manizales

Neighbouring Dioceses: Buga (↙), Cartago (←), Pereira (↑), Ibagué (→)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 46 parishes, 15 missions, 107 priests (91 diocesan, 16 religious), 5 deacons, 200 lay religious (22 brothers, 178 sisters), 19 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop:vacant

Ordinaries

Bishops of Armenia (Roman Rite)

Archbishop Pablo Emiro Salas Anteliz (60)Bishop Pablo Emiro Salas Anteliz (60) (later Archbishop)Permalink
(2014.08.18 – 2017.11.14)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Barranquilla (Colombia)

Born:1957.06.09
Ordained Priest:1984.12.02
Consecrated Bishop:2007.12.02

Bishop of Espinal (Colombia) (2007.10.24 – 2014.08.18)

Bishop of Armenia (Colombia) (2014.08.18 – 2017.11.14)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Barranquilla (Colombia) (2017.11.14 – ...)

Bishop Fabio Duque Jaramillo, O.F.M. (67)Bishop Fabio Duque Jaramillo, O.F.M. (67)Permalink
(2003.11.29 – 2012.06.11)

Bishop of Garzón (Colombia)

Born:1950.05.12 (Colombia)
Ordained Priest:1975.11.29
Consecrated Bishop:2004.01.31

Undersecretary of Pontifical Council for Culture (1997 – 2003.11.29)

Bishop of Armenia (Colombia) (2003.11.29 – 2012.06.11)

Bishop of Garzón (Colombia) (2012.06.11 – ...)

Bishop José Roberto López Londoño (80)Bishop José Roberto López Londoño (80)Permalink
(1987.05.09 – 2003.10.07)

Bishop emeritus of Jericó (Colombia)

Non ministrari sed ministrare

Born:1937.06.29 (Colombia)
Ordained Priest:1962.08.26
Consecrated Bishop:1982.07.03

Titular Bishop of Urbisaglia (1982.05.24 – 1987.05.09)

Auxiliary Bishop of Medellín (Colombia) (1982.05.24 – 1987.05.09)

Bishop of Armenia (Colombia) (1987.05.09 – 2003.10.07)

Bishop of Jericó (Colombia) (2003.10.07 – 2013.06.13)

Bishop Libardo Ramírez Gómez (84)Bishop Libardo Ramírez Gómez (84)Permalink
(1972.02.08 – 1986.10.18)

Bishop emeritus of Garzón (Colombia)

Born:1933.11.12 (Colombia)
Ordained Priest:1956.05.26
Consecrated Bishop:1972.04.08

Bishop of Armenia (Colombia) (1972.02.08 – 1986.10.18)

Bishop of Garzón (Colombia) (1986.10.18 – 2003.03.15)

Bishop José de Jesús Martinez VargasPermalink
(1952.12.18 – 1972.02.08)

Born:1898.02.28 (Colombia)
Ordained Priest:1921.09.24
Consecrated Bishop:1949.09.04
Died:1987.01.09 († 88)

Auxiliary Bishop of Nueva Pamplona (Colombia) (1949.07.13 – 1951)

Titular Bishop of Aulon (1949.07.13 – 1952.12.18)

Auxiliary Bishop of Bogotá (Colombia) (1951 – 1952.12.18)

Bishop of Armenia (Colombia) (1952.12.18 – 1972.02.08)


as of 2017.11.18

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