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Diocese of

Beaumont

USA USA

Continent: North America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 20,389 km²

Population: 70,830 Catholics (11.3% of 624,845 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Galveston–Houston

Neighbouring Dioceses: Galveston–Houston (←), Tyler (↑), Alexandria (↗), Lake Charles (→)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Patron Saint: St. Anthony of Padua (June 13)

Cathedral Dedication Anniversary: September 29

Statistics: 44 parishes, 7 missions, 72 priests (45 diocesan, 27 religious), 38 deacons, 46 lay religious (29 brothers, 17 sisters), 7 seminarians (2015)

Address: 703 Archie St., P.O. Box 3948, Beaumont, TX 77704-3948, USA

Phone: +1 (409) 838-0451

Website: Link

History


Special Churches

All Churches (53)

Galveston–Houston (←), Tyler (↑), Alexandria (↗), Lake Charles (→)

Present Prelates

Bishop (2000.06.02 – ...):Bishop Curtis John Guillory, S.V.D. (75)Bishop Curtis John Guillory, S.V.D. (75)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Beaumont (Roman Rite)

Twitter FeedBishop Curtis John Guillory, S.V.D. (75)Bishop Curtis John Guillory, S.V.D. (75)Permalink
(2000.06.02 – ...)

Bishop of Beaumont (USA)

Diligentibus Deum omnia cooperantur

Born:1943.09.18 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1972.12.16
Consecrated Bishop:1988.02.19

Titular Bishop of Ston (1987.12.29 – 2000.06.02)

Auxiliary Bishop of Galveston–Houston (USA) (1987.12.29 – 2000.06.02)

Bishop of Beaumont (USA) (2000.06.02 – ...)

Bishop Joseph Anthony Galante (80)Bishop Joseph Anthony Galante (80)Permalink
(1994.04.05 – 1999.11.23)

Bishop emeritus of Camden (USA)

Have the mind of Jesus

Born:1938.07.02 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1964.05.16
Consecrated Bishop:1992.12.11

Undersecretary of Congregation for Institutes of Consecrated Life and for Societies of Apostolic Life (1986 – 1992.10.13)

Titular Bishop of Equilio (1992.10.13 – 1994.04.05)

Auxiliary Bishop of San Antonio (USA) (1992.10.13 – 1994.04.05)

Bishop of Beaumont (USA) (1994.04.05 – 1999.11.23)

Coadjutor Bishop of Dallas (USA) (1999.11.23 – 2004.03.23)

Bishop of Camden (USA) (2004.03.23 – 2013.01.08)

Bishop Bernard James GanterPermalink
(1977.10.18 – 1993.10.09)

Born:1928.07.17 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1952.05.22
Consecrated Bishop:1973.02.07
Died:1993.10.09 († 65)

Bishop of Tulsa (USA) (1972.12.13 – 1977.10.18)

Bishop of Beaumont (USA) (1977.10.18 – 1993.10.09)

Bishop Warren Louis BoudreauxPermalink
(1971.06.04 – 1977.03.02)

Born:1918.01.25 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1942.05.30
Consecrated Bishop:1962.07.25
Died:1997.10.06 († 79)

Titular Bishop of Calynda (1962.05.19 – 1971.06.04)

Auxiliary Bishop of Lafayette in Louisiana (USA) (1962.05.19 – 1971.06.04)

Bishop of Beaumont (USA) (1971.06.04 – 1977.03.02)

Bishop of Houma–Thibodaux (USA) (1977.03.02 – 1992.12.29)

Bishop Vincent Madeley HarrisPermalink
(1966.07.04 – 1971.04.27)

Born:1913.10.14 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1938.03.19
Consecrated Bishop:1966.09.28
Died:1988.03.31 († 74)

Bishop of Beaumont (USA) (1966.07.04 – 1971.04.27)

Titular Bishop of Rotaria (1971.04.27 – 1971.11.15)

Coadjutor Bishop of Austin (USA) (1971.04.27 – 1971.11.15)

Bishop of Austin (USA) (1971.11.15 – 1985.02.25)


as of 2018.11.07

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