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Diocese of

Barreiras

Brazil Brazil

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 76,054 km²

Population: 361,000 Catholics (90.0% of 400,943 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Feira de Santana

Neighbouring Dioceses: Formosa (↙), Porto Nacional (←), Palmas (↖), Bom Jesus do Gurguéia (↑), Barra (↗), Bom Jesus da Lapa (↘)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 23 parishes, 216 missions, 26 priests (23 diocesan, 3 religious), 21 deacons, 35 lay religious (3 brothers, 32 sisters), 10 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches

Formosa (↙), Porto Nacional (←), Palmas (↖), Bom Jesus do Gurguéia (↑), Barra (↗), Bom Jesus da Lapa (↘)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2010.12.15 – ...):Bishop Josafá Menezes da Silva (59)Bishop Josafá Menezes da Silva (59)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Barreiras (Roman Rite)

Bishop Josafá Menezes da Silva (59)Bishop Josafá Menezes da Silva (59)Permalink
(2010.12.15 – ...)

Bishop of Barreiras (Brazil)

Prædica Verbum

Born:1959.01.02 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1989.05.14
Consecrated Bishop:2005.03.10

Titular Bishop of Gummi in Byzacena (2005.01.12 – 2010.12.15)

Auxiliary Bishop of São Salvador da Bahia (Brazil) (2005.01.12 – 2010.12.15)

Bishop of Barreiras (Brazil) (2010.12.15 – ...)

Apostolic Administrator of Bom Jesus da Lapa (Brazil) (2014.05.20 – 2015.06.24)

Bishop Ricardo José Weberberger, O.S.B.Permalink
(1979.05.21 – 2010.08.17)

Redemptor Hominis Jesus Christus

Born:1939.09.05 (Austria)
Ordained Priest:1964.08.15
Consecrated Bishop:1979.07.11
Died:2010.08.17 († 70)

Bishop of Barreiras (Brazil) (1979.05.21 – 2010.08.17)


as of 2018.11.07

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