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Territorial Prelature of

Borba

Brazil Brazil

Continent: South America

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Territorial Prelature

Area: 98,650 km²

Population: 127,600 Catholics (80.8% of 157,900 total) (2012)

Ecclesiastical Province: Manaus

Neighbouring Dioceses: Humaitá (↙), Coari (←), Manaus (↑), Itacoatiara (↗), Parintins (↗), Itaituba (→), Sinop (↘), Juína (↓)

Depends on: Congregation for Bishops

Statistics: 7 parishes, 48 missions, 11 priests (7 diocesan, 4 religious), 15 lay religious (4 brothers, 11 sisters), 3 seminarians (2012)

Address: Av. Getúlio Vargas 90, 69200-000 Borba, AM, Brazil

Phone: (092)3512-1164

Website: Link

History


Special Churches

Humaitá (↙), Coari (←), Manaus (↑), Itacoatiara (↗), Parintins (↗), Itaituba (→), Sinop (↘), Juína (↓)

Present Prelates

Bishop-Prelate (2006.05.03 – ...):Bishop Elói Róggia, S.A.C. (73)Bishop Elói Róggia, S.A.C. (73)
Coadjutor Bishop-Prelate (2016.02.24 – ...):Bishop Zenildo Luiz Pereira da Silva, C.SS.R. (47)Bishop Zenildo Luiz Pereira da Silva, C.SS.R. (47)

Ordinaries

Prelates of Borba (Roman Rite)

Bishop Elói Róggia, S.A.C. (73)Bishop Elói Róggia, S.A.C. (73)Permalink
(2006.05.03 – ...)

Bishop-Prelate of Borba (Brazil)

Caritas Christi urget nos

Born:1942.09.16 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1971.12.19
Consecrated Bishop:2006.07.14

Bishop-Prelate of Borba (Brazil) (2006.05.03 – ...)

Bishop José Afonso Ribeiro, T.O.R.Permalink
(1988.07.06 – 2006.05.03)

Communio Liberat

Born:1929.10.28 (Brazil)
Ordained Priest:1958.12.07
Consecrated Bishop:1979.05.05
Died:2009.11.11 († 80)

Titular Bishop of Bagis (1979.01.29 – 1988.07.06)

Auxiliary Bishop of São Luíz de Cáceres (Brazil) (1979.01.29 – 1988.07.06)

Bishop-Prelate of Borba (Brazil) (1988.07.06 – 2006.05.03)

Bishop Adriano Jaime Miriam Veigle, T.O.R.Permalink
(1964.06.18 – 1988.07.06)

Born:1912.09.15 (USA)
Ordained Priest:1937.05.22
Consecrated Bishop:1966.06.09
Died:2001.04.03 († 88)

Bishop-Prelate of Borba (Brazil) (1964.06.18 – 1988.07.06)

Titular Bishop of Gigthi (1966.03.23 – 1978.05.26)


as of 2016.05.09

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